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WESTERLY

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. Needed desperately are wheel chairs 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.

EVENTS

Sunday: Bingo 6:30 p.m., doors open at 4 p.m.

Monday: Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; pinochle, 9:30 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 10:45 a.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.; line dancing, 1:30 p.m.; yoga, 3:30 p.m.; book discussion, 1:30 p.m.; cribbage, 6:30 p.m.; square dancing, 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; table shuffleboard, 9 a.m.; chair caning, 9 a.m.; Visiting Nurse, 9 a.m.; tai chi, 10 and 11 a.m.; floor shuffleboard, 1:10 p.m.; mahjong, 1:15 p.m.; TOPS, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m..; table shuffleboard, 9 a.m.; painting, 9 a.m.; Ninigret Quilters, 9 a.m.; “99,” 9:30 a.m.; bridge, 1:15 p.m.; bingo, 6:30 p.m.; pitch, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday: Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; woodcarving, 8:30 a.m.; pitch, 9:30 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 10:45 a.m.; canasta, 1:15 p.m.; tai chi, 1 and 2 p.m.; line dancing, 1:30 p.m.; TOPS, 6:30 p.m.; bridge, 7 p.m.

Friday: Yoga, 8:15 a.m.; woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; Ninigret Quilters, 9 a.m.; ping pong, 9 a.m.; cribbage, 9:30 a.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.; pinochle, 1:15 p.m.

MEAL MENU

For reservations, call Edie at 401-596-7216. Recommended donation is $3. Reservations should be made on Thursdays for the next week. Menu is subject to change by the caterer.

Monday: kale and bean soup, spaghetti and meatballs, Brussels sprouts, wheat roll, lemon square and Greek salad with chicken.  

Tuesday: ravioli and vegetable soup, baked ham with gravy, roasted potatoes, peas and onions, fruit cup and chicken sandwich on roll.

Wednesday: French onion soup, chicken lo mein, pork fried rice, eggroll, Lorna Doone cookie and Italian grinder.

Thursday: lentil soup, beef stroganoff, parsley potatoes, cauliflower, wheat roll and seafood salad plate.

Friday: white beans over bread, fish cake, wild rice salad, cole slaw, fruit and meatball grinder.

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.

Berkshire Festival of Trees – Monday, Nov. 26. Cost: $104. Travel to Stockbridge, Mass., enjoy lunch of Yankee pot roast or broiled sole. After lunch, travel to the Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield to see the Festival of Trees. (South Kingstown Parks & Rec)

Christmas in New York City – Saturday, Dec. 8. Cost: $60. Annual shopping trip; To attend a show, buy tickets for a 1 or 2 p.m. performance. Drop-off points will be at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Rockefeller Center. The meeting point will be on Madison Avenue at 5:15 p.m. for a 5:30 p.m. departure. (South Kingstown Parks & Rec)

PAWCATUCK

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck. Open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

EVENTS

Monday:  Zumba Lite, 9:15; painting class, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; bingo, noon; Wii bowling, 1:30 p.m.; gentle yoga, 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday:  Strength & balance, 9:15; McQuades shopping, 10 a.m.; Zumba, 10:15; crafting class, 10:45 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; bingo, noon; Tai Chi 1 p.m.

Wednesday: The Stonington Free Library at the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center for Books and More!; Zumba lite 9:15 to 10:15 a.m.; every third Wednesday, Wellness Clinic, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., no appointment necessary; lunch at 11:30 a.m.; bingo at noon. 

Thursday: Line Dancing, 9:30 to 11 a.m.; Wal-Mart shopping, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

Friday: Writing class 10:15 to 11:45 a.m.; Book Club meets the third Friday of each month. Call for monthly selections.

Visit pawcatuckneighborhoodcenter.org, Facebook or call Barbara at 860-599-3285, ext. 15, for more information.

CHARLESTOWN

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

MEALS

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 401-364-6998.

EVENTS

Monday: 9 a.m., Strength & stability; 10 a.m., Tai Chi; 1 p.m., Mahjong; 1 p.m., cribbage; 5:30 p.m., Zumba; 6:45 p.m., yoga; Today’s menu is kale and bean soup, spaghetti and meatballs, Brussels sprouts, wheat roll, lemon square and Greek salad with chicken.  

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. Yoga; 10 a.m. Painting With Peers; 11 a.m. Universal Wealth Management Open Enrollment BCBS; 5:30 p.m., core fusion; Today’s menu is ravioli and vegetable soup, baked ham with gravy, roasted potatoes, peas and onions, fruit cup and chicken sandwich on roll.

Wednesday: 9 a.m., strength & stability; 10 a.m. bridge class; 1 p.m., bridge; 1:15 p.m. pinochle. Today’s menu is French onion soup, chicken lo mein, pork fried rice, eggroll, Lorna Doone cookie and Italian grinder.

Thursday: 9 a.m., Yoga; 1:15 p.m., Scrabble; 1:15 p.m., Knitting; 5:30 p.m., Core Fusion. Today’s menu is lentil soup, beef stroganoff, parsley potatoes, cauliflower, wheat roll and seafood salad plate.

Friday: 9 a.m. Strength & Stability; 10 a.m. Pitch; 10:15 a.m. Painting Class (registration required). Today’s menu is white beans over bread, fish cake, wild rice salad, cole slaw, fruit and meatball grinder.

NOTES

Painting group: Painting with Peers meets on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. The casual painting group will work on projects with peer suggestions and advice.

Family Supper: Tuesday, Nov. 27,  4:30 to 5:30 p.m., at  St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 15 East Beach Road, Charlestown. Call 401-322-0088 for more information. Free to all members of the community. 

Volunteers needed: Drivers are needed to deliver meals for the Charlestown Meals on Wheels Program. To volunteer, call 364-9955.

RICHMOND

Richmond Senior Center, Richmond Town Hall, 401-491-9404; email CommunityCenter@richmondri.com.

EVENTS

Monday: Coffee, 8:30 to 11 a.m.; Tai Chi, 9 a.m.; quilting, 10 a.m.

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

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

Thursday: Coffee, 8:30 to 11 a.m.; game day, noon; mahjong, 12:30 p.m.

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

HOPKINTON

The Crandall House, 188 Main St., Ashaway. Call 401-377-7795.

EVENTS

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

Wednesday: Coffee hour, 8:30 to 11 a.m.; tai chi, 10a.m.; yoga/Pilates, 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Thursday: Coffee hour, 8:30 to 11 a.m.; tai chi, 10:30 to 11 a.m.; Bingo 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

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