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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 a.m.; Warwick Mall, 9 a.m.; crafts, 9:30 a.m.; Westerly Hospital exercise, 9:30 a.m.; line dancing, 1:30 p.m.; yoga, 3:15 p.m.; cribbage, 6 p.m. square dance lessons, 7 p.m.

Tuesday –Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; chair caning, 9 a.m.; table shuffleboard, 9 a.m.; Veterans, 9:30 a.m.; tai chi, 10 & 11 a.m.; mahjong, 1 p.m.; floor shuffleboard, 1:10 p.m.; Coin Club, 6 p.m.; TOPS, 6:30 p.m.; Auto Club, 7 p.m.

Wednesday –Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; painting class, 9 a.m.; Ninigret Quilters, 9 a.m.; table shuffleboard, 9 a.m.; “99,” 9:30 a.m.; Dream Quilters, 10 a.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.; AA, 3:30 p.m.; bingo, 6:30 p.m.; AA Meeting, 7 p.m.

Thursday – Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; wood carving, 8:30 a.m.; pitch, 9 a.m.; Westerly arthritis exercise class, 10:45 a.m.; canasta, 1 p.m.; bridge, 1 a.m.; tai chi, 1 & 2 p.m.; Board meeting, 1:15 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.; square dancing, 8 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 – Tomato soup, low salt hot dog and beans, cole slaw, brown bread, dessert, or egg salad on wheat

Tuesday – Tossed salad, beef stew with potatoes & vegetables, whole grain biscuit, dessert, or turkey club on wheat

Wednesday –White bean soup, chicken fajitas with sour cream, black bean salad, rice, whole grain tortilla, dessert, or Italian grinder

Thursday – Holiday Meal – pasta faggioli, stuffed chicken breast with gravy, mashed potatoes, Italian green beans, dessert

Friday – Chicken barley soup, lasagna primavera, roasted eggplant, Italian bread, dessert, or seafood salad plate

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.

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. to 4 p.m.; Friday 8:30 a.m. to 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 tomato soup, low salt hot dog and beans, cole slaw, brown bread, dessert, or egg salad on wheat.

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. Yoga; 10 a.m. Painting With Peers; 5:30 p.m., core fusion; Today’s menu is tossed salad, beef stew with potatoes & vegetables, whole grain biscuit, dessert, or turkey club on wheat.

Wednesday: 9 a.m., strength & stability; 10 a.m. bridge class; 1 p.m., bridge; 1:15 p.m. pinochle. Today’s menu is white bean soup, chicken fajitas with sour cream, black bean salad, rice, whole grain tortilla, dessert, or 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 the Holiday Meal – pasta Faggioli, stuffed chicken breast with gravy, mashed potatoes, Italian green beans, dessert.

Friday: 9 a.m. Strength & Stability; 10 a.m. Pitch; 10:15 a.m.; painting class; Today’s menu is chicken barley soup, lasagna primavera, roasted eggplant, Italian bread, dessert, or seafood salad plate.

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 401-364-9955.

Family Supper will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 15 East Beach Road, Charlestown (note new location.) The meal is free to all members of the community.

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.; business meeting 11; 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.

Saturday: Zumba, 9:30 a.m.;  Quilting 10 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, 10 a.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.; takeout lunch, 11:30 a.m.; bingo 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Friday: Coffee hour, 8:30 to 11 a.m.

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