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WESTERLY

Westerly Senior Center is located at 39 State St., Westerly. Center hours are Mon. to Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Staff members will be available, Monday through Friday, at 401-596-2404. Messages can be left on Lucy’s voice mail otherwise.

The dine-in option for meal service has returned. “Grab and go” lunches are still available by coming into the center through the door off the parking lot. Call Edie at 401-596-7216 or sign the clipboard outside the mealsite office at the center by Thursday to order either option. A $3 donation is requested.

Dine in lunch menu:

Monday: minestrone soup, pub burger with cheese on whole wheat roll, mixed vegetable, dessert

Tuesday: beef stew, tossed salad, fresh fruit, wheat roll, dessert

Wednesday: beef barley soup, crispy chicken sandwich with roll lettuce, tomato, cucumber & pea salad, dessert

Thursday: vegetable soup, sweet & sour boneless chicken, fried brown rice, peas & carrots, dessert

Friday: escarole & bean soup, tossed salad, chicken cacciatore with peppers, onions & mushrooms, roasted potatoes, whole wheat roll, dessert

Grab & Go lunch meals include a sandwich, a side, fruit, and chips

Activities have returned as follows:

Alcoholics Anonymous: Monday to Sunday, 7:30 a.m.; Tuesday, 6 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, 6:30 p.m.

Sunday: bingo, 6:30 p.m.

Monday: woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.; line dancing, 1:30 p.m.; yoga, 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday: woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; tai chi, 10 a.m.; mahjongg, 1 p.m.; TOPS, 6 p.m.

Wednesday: Ninigret Quilters, 9 a.m.; Dream Quilters, 9 a.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.; bingo, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday: woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; pitch, 9 a.m.; wood carving, 9 a.m.; painting, 9 a.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.; line dancing, 1:30 p.m.; TOPS, 6:30 p.m.; painting, 6:30 p.m.

Friday: woodshop, 8:30 a.m.; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; yoga, 9 a.m.; cribbage, 9:30 a.m.; mahjongg, 1 p.m.; tai chi, 1:30 p.m.

PAWCATUCK

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck. 

The center is looking for volunteers for the Front Desk, Food Pantry and Daily Living and Keeping Babies Warm and Well services.

TVCCA Meals on Wheels will continue to be delivered from the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center. The Senior Transportation program provides no cost, door-to-door transportation Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., for residents of Stonington, Westerly and North Stonington who are age 55 and older. Program uses a bus with handicap-accessible lift. Call 860-599–3285, ext.108, to schedule a ride.

Heating and utilities assistance, food pantry and daily living items are available at no cost, Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The PNC library has books available to check out Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Schedule:

Monday: Fit and Fabulous, 9 a.m.; Painting class, 10:15 a.m.; Lunch, Philly cheese steak, 11:30 a.m.; Wii Bowling and ice cream, 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday: Healthy Habits Nutrition class, 9 a.m.; Arts & Crafts, 11 a.m.; stuffed chicken cordon bleu, 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday: Lunch, meatballs marinara, 11:30 a.m.

Thursday: Chair Yoga, 10:15 a.m.

Friday: Stretch and Strengthen, 9 a.m.

There is a $3 donation requested for lunches. Visit pawcatuckneighborhoodcenter.org or call Barbara at 860-599-3285, ext. 108, 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.

Staff is onsite to provide any phone support for seniors in the community that have questions, concerns or are looking for any type of update.

Lunch will be served Monday through Friday at noon in the Parkside Dining Room of the center. Reservations must be made by noon, two days in advance by calling 401-364-6998.

Lunch menu

Monday: minestrone soup, pub burger with cheese on whole wheat roll, mixed vegetable, seasonal melon

Tuesday: beef stew, tossed salad, fresh fruit, wheat roll, Lorna Doone cookie

Wednesday: beef barley soup, crispy chicken sandwich with roll lettuce, tomato, cucumber & pea salad, cookie

Thursday: vegetable soup, sweet & sour boneless chicken, fried brown rice, peas & carrots, Jell-O

Friday: escarole & bean soup, tossed salad, chicken cacciatore with peppers, onions & mushrooms, roasted potatoes, whole wheat roll, fruit

Activities for the week include:

Monday: Tai chi, 9:45 a.m.; mahjong, 1 p.m.; Zumba, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday: Yoga, 8:30 a.m.; painting with peers, 10 a.m.; cribbage, 1 p.m.; Yoga, 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Walking, 9 a.m.; bridge class, 10 a.m.;  bridge, 1 p.m.

Thursday: Yoga, 8:30 a.m.; tai chi, 10:15 a.m.; scrabble, 1:15 p.m.; knitting, 1:30 p.m.; Zumba, 5:30 p.m.

Friday: Walking group, 9 a.m.; pitch, 10 a.m.

Visit charlestownri.org for more information.

Meals on Wheels will continue to be delivered to the homebound population. Call 401-351-6700 for more information.

NOTES

Volunteers needed: Drivers are needed to deliver meals for the Charlestown Meals on Wheels Program. To volunteer, call 401-364-9955.

RICHMOND

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

Richmond Senior Center has reopened for activities.

Monday: 9 a.m., Tai Chi

Tuesday: 10 a.m., Art Class; 6 p.m., Bingo

Wednesday: 9 a.m. Sit & Fit

Thursday: noon, game day; 12:30 p.m., Mah Jong

Friday: 9 a.m. Sit & Fit; 11 a.m. Yoga

Saturday: 9:30 a.m., Zumba

Karen Johnson, the center’s Medicare advisor, will not be at the center in person, however, appointments can be made by calling her at 401-575-0752.

HOPKINTON

The Crandall House, 188 Main St., Ashaway. Please call the recreation department at 401-377-7795 for information on programs and events.

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