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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.; crafts, 9:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; table shuffleboard, 9 a.m.; chair caning, 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.; Ninigret Quilters, 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 p.m.; tai chi, 1 and 2 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: Lentil soup, meatball & pepper sandwich on whole wheat roll, three bean salad, chips, brownie, ham & Swiss on wheat.

Tuesday: Chicken escarole soup, mac & cheese w/ham & peas, roasted carrot & cauliflower, oatmeal raisin cookie, Greek salad w/chicken.

Wednesday: Split pea soup, sloppy joe on wheat roll, Brussel sprouts, roasted potato, fruit salad, seafood salad on wheat.

Thursday: Kale & bean soup, eggplant parmesan, roasted chicken leg, mixed vegetable, pudding, meatball grinder.

Friday: Corn chowder, German sausage w/sauerkraut and potatoes, green beans, wheat roll, fruit cup, corned beef Rueben.

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; Senior Club Holiday Party with a visit from Santa and festive holiday activities.

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 lentil soup, meatball & pepper sandwich on whole wheat roll, three bean salad, chips , brownie, ham & Swiss on wheat.

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. Yoga; 10 a.m. Painting With Peers; 5:30 p.m., core fusion; Today’s menu is chicken escarole soup, mac & cheese w/ham & peas, roasted carrot & cauliflower, oatmeal raisin cookie, Greek salad w/chicken.

Wednesday: 9 a.m., strength & stability; 10 a.m. bridge class; 1 p.m., bridge; 1:15 p.m. pinochle. Today’s menu is split pea soup, sloppy joe on wheat roll, Brussel sprouts, roasted potato, fruit salad, seafood salad on wheat.

Thursday: 9 a.m., Yoga; 1:15 p.m., Scrabble; 1:15 p.m. ; 5:30 p.m., Core Fusion. Today’s menu is kale & bean soup, eggplant parmesan, roasted chicken leg, mixed vegetable, pudding, meatball grinder.

Friday: 9 a.m. Strength & Stability; 10 a.m. Pitch; 10:15 a.m. Today’s menu is corn chowder, German sausage w/sauerkraut and potatoes, green beans, wheat roll, fruit cup, corned beef Rueben.

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, Dec. 15: Annual Christmas party at noon. Call 401-491-9404 for reservations.

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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