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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: Hanukkah meal, vegetable soup, beef brisket, potato pancakes, roasted zucchini, coffee cake and chicken salad on wheat roll.

Tuesday: Cream of broccoli soup, barbecue chicken thighs, macaroni salad, spinach, fruit salad and roast beef on bulkie roll.

Wednesday: Birthday lunch, minestrone soup, roasted pork loin w/gravy, scalloped potatoes, peas and onions, cupcakes and cheeseburger on wheat roll.

Thursday: Cream of mushroom soup, oven fried chicken parmesan, cold pesto pasta, wax beans, whole wheat roll, pound cake and tuna salad on wheat.

Friday: Roasted cauliflower soup, wheat pasta Bolognese, tossed salad, garlic bread, fruit cup and chef salad.

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.

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.; every third Wednesday, Wellness Clinic, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., no appointment necessary; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; bingo, 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; 1:15 p.m., cribbage; 5:30 p.m., Zumba; 6:45 p.m., yoga; Today’s menu is Hanukkah meal, vegetable soup, beef brisket, potato pancakes, roasted zucchini, coffee cake and chicken salad on wheat roll.

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. Yoga; 10 a.m. Painting With Peers; 11 a.m. Wood River Golf-Christmas Party; 5:30 p.m., core fusion; Today’s menu is cream of broccoli soup, barbecue chicken thighs, macaroni salad, spinach, fruit salad and roast beef on bulkie 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 Birthday lunch, minestrone soup, roasted pork loin w/gravy, scalloped potatoes, peas and onions, cupcakes and cheeseburger on wheat roll.

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 cream of mushroom soup, oven fried chicken parmesan, cold pesto pasta, wax beans, whole wheat roll, pound cake and tuna salad on wheat.

Friday: 9 a.m. Strength & Stability; 10 a.m. Pitch; 10:15 a.m. Today’s menu is roasted cauliflower soup, wheat pasta Bolognese, tossed salad, garlic bread, fruit cup and chef salad.

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.

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.