Senior Docket Nov. 25 – Dec. 1, 2017

Senior Docket Nov. 25 – Dec. 1, 2017


Center hours are Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Phone: 401-596-2404. For mealsite reservations, call Edie at 401-596-7216 in advance.

Tuesday — Woodshop 8:30 a.m.; billiards 8:30 a.m.; chair caning 9 a.m.; table shuffleboard 9 a.m.; tai chi 10 and 11 a.m.; mahjong 1 p.m.; floor shuffleboard 1:10 p.m.; TOPS 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday — Woodshop 8:30 a.m.; billiards 8:30 a.m.; painting class 9 a.m.; Ninigret Quilters 9 a.m.; “99” 9:30 a.m.; 9:Dream Quilters 10 a.m.; bridge 1 p.m.; AA meeting 3:30 and 7 p.m.; bingo 6:30 p.m.

Thursday — woodshop 8:30 a.m.; billiards 8:30 a.m.; wood carving 8:30 a.m.; pitch 9:30 a.m., Westerly Hospital exercise 10:30 a.m.; canasta 1 p.m.; bridge 1 p.m.; tai chi 1 & 2 p.m.; bridge 1 p.m.; line dancing 1:30 p.m.; TOPS 6:30 p.m.

Friday — yoga 8:15 a.m.; woodshop 8:30 a.m.; billiards 8:30 a.m.; ping pong 9 a.m.; cribbage 9:30 a.m.; bridge 1 p.m.; pinochle 1:15 p.m.; bowling at Alley Katz 1:30 p.m.; square dancing 8 p.m.

Trips – Flyers for all trips are available in the tan box at the end of the counter at the front office and are displayed on the bulletin board outside the front office.

“Exit Laughing” at the Newport Playhouse (Monday, April 9, 2018). Cost: $87 due at time of booking. Join us traveling to this dinner theater for a buffet followed by the comedy “Exit Laughing” from your reserved seats in the theater. After the play, you’ll return to the dining room for dessert and the cabaret. (Friendship)

Penn Dutch Show Stopper featuring “Jesus,” ast the Sight & Sound Theater. (Oct.11 -13, 2018). Cost: $479 p.p. double, $469 p.p. triple, $579 single, insurance: $24. Deposit: $50 p.p. due by July 13, Balance due: Aug. 20, 2018. Includes 4 meals, 2 nights’ accommodation at the Heritage Hotel in Lancaster, reserved seats at “Jesus” at Sight & Sound Theater, a great comedy show at your hotel, a visit to Lancaster’s Central Market and Lititz, and a tour of Lancaster City, 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner at your hotel, and an Amish feast.

Needed: Wheelchairs with foot rests, transport wheelchairs, shower benches, shower chairs, transfer benches, three- or four-prong canes, walkers with wheels, and “strollers” in good, used condition to lend to area seniors.


Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck. Open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Visit or call Barbara at 860-599-3285, ext. 15, for more information.

Tuesday — Strength and balance exercise class 9:15-10:15 a.m.; Zumba class 10:20-11:20 a.m.; lunch at 11:30 a.m. of BBQ chicken, roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables and applesauce cup. Bingo after lunch.

Wednesday — Books and More! The Stonington Free Library is coming to the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center. Patrons may use their Stonington or Connecticut library card or apply for one. Borrow, renew, and browse, or do research. Bring a list of books you would like to borrow and they will bring the books. Learn to search the digital library catalog, how to use a Kindle or other e-reader, and how to borrow e-books through the library. Zumba Lite 9-10 a.m.; grocery shopping at McQuade’s in Westerly 9 a.m; Senior meeting at 11:00 am tai chi 1-2 p.m.; lunch at 11:30 a.m. of meatloaf with gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, green beans with diced tomatoes and dessert; Bingo after lunch; Tai Chi 1 to 2 p.m.

Thursday — Line dancing 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Walmart shopping 11 a.m.; gentle yoga 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; dominoes, puzzles or board games from noon-2:30 p.m.

Friday — Strength and balance exercise class 9-10 a.m.; writing class 10:15-11:45 a.m. Shopping at Stop & Shop in Pawcatuck at 11 a.m.


Charlestown Senior/Community Center, Country Trail, Ninigret Park, 401-364-9955. Center hours are Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Lunch is served Monday through Friday at noon in the Parkside Dining Room at the Charlestown Senior/Community Center. Please make lunch reservations by noon, two days in advance, by calling Diane, our kitchen manager, at 401-364-6998 for reservations and cancellations.

Tuesday — Yoga 8:30 a.m.; painting with peers 10 a.m.; canasta 1:15 p.m.; core fusion 5:30 p.m. Family Supper Table 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Today’s meal is split pea soup, honey glazed chicken, pasta salad with veggies, wax beans, and dessert. Secondary option is an Italian grinder.

Wednesday — Strength and stability 9 a.m.; bridge 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.; pinochle 1:15 p.m. Today’s meal is red clam chowder, fish & chips, coleslaw, and dessert. Secondary option is turkey club on wheat.

Thursday — Yoga 9 a.m.; Rummikub 10 a.m.; Scrabble 1:15 p.m.; knitting 1:15 p.m.; core fusion 5:30 p.m. Today’s meal is minestrone soup, beef bourguignon, parsley potatoes, peas, whole grain corn bread, and dessert. Secondary option is Caesar salad with chicken.

Friday — Strength and stability 9 a.m.; pitch 10 a.m. Today’s meal is tortellini soup, chicken Marsala, wild rice, green beans, and dessert. Secondary option is roast beef sandwich on bulkie roll.

Painting Group:  Painting with Peers meets on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. This is a casual painting group; work on your own project with peer suggestions and advice.

Volunteers Needed:  We are looking for drivers to deliver meals for the Charlestown Meals on Wheels Program – please call 364-9955 for more information.


Richmond Senior Center, Richmond Town Hall, 401-491-9404; email

Tuesday — Coffee 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.; art class at 10 a.m.; bingo at 6 p.m.

Wednesday — Coffee 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.; Sit & Get Fit at 9 a.m.

Thursday — Coffee 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.; knitting at 9 a.m.; mahjong at 12:30 p.m.

Friday — Coffee 8:30 to 11 a.m.; Sit & Get Fit, 9 a.m.; crafts 10:30 a.m.; yoga at 10:30 a.m.

Saturday — Zumba 9:30 a.m.


The Crandall House, 188 Main St., Ashaway. For information call 401-377-7795.

Tuesday — Coffee hour 8:30-1 a.m.; tai chi, 10:30-11 a.m.; $1 for residents, $2 for nonresidents.

Wednesday — Coffee hour 8:30-11 a.m.; yoga/Pilates, 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Thursday — Coffee hour; tai chi 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.; Bingo from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.


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