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SENIOR CENTER ACTIVITIES

on September 01, 2013 1:50 AM

The schedules at the Aging Services Inc. social centers for the coming week:

Armagh — Armagh Fire Hall, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays only. Activities: Exercise, speakers. (800) 442-8016.

Chestnut Hills — 26 Heybert Drive, Blairsville, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Activities: Exercise, cards, computer lab, painting class, billiards, Wii. (724) 459-5251.

Homer-Center — Holy Protection of Mary Byzantine Catholic Church, 279 Yellow Creek St., Homer City, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays only. Activities: Speakers, cards, socialization, computer lab. (800) 442-8016.

Indiana — 1001 Oak St., 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Activities: Crafts, billiards, movies, music, Wii, checkers and computer lab. (724) 465-2697.

Mahoning Hills — Route 119, south of Punxsutawney, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday. Activities: Bingo, crafts, cards, computer lab and Wii. (724) 286-3099.

Aultman — Aultman Fire Hall, Aultman, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays only. Activities: Bingo, speakers. (800) 442-8016.

Saltsburg — 212 Point St., Saltsburg, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Activities: Crafts, cards and computer lab. (724) 639-9055.

Two Lick Valley — 450 Franklin St., Clymer, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Activities: Games, cards, puzzles, exercise, shopping, Wii and computer lab. (724) 254-9820.

Call (724) 349-4500 or (800) 442-8016 by noon the day before to reserve a meal.

The schedules at the Aging Services Inc. social centers for the coming week:

Monday

All administrative offices and centers closed in observance of Labor Day.

Tuesday

Potato crusted fish, mac and cheese, stewed tomatoes, tropical fruit salad, bread

Armagh: 10 a.m., walking; 10 to 11 a.m., Fitness Class with Carole; puzzles; 11:15 a.m., “The Crazy Things We Say;” 11:30 a.m., APPRISE; socialization

Chestnut Hills: 11 a.m., monthly planning meeting; Wii; billiards; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; 1 p.m., shopping; socialization  

Indiana: Football puzzle; open crafts; 10 to 11 a.m., games; 10 a.m. to noon, computer class; billiards; shopping (afternoon); self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; darts; Wii; karaoke; 1 to 3 p.m., Woodcarvers; socialization

Saltsburg: 11 a.m., fitness with Harold; 11 a.m., computer class; word puzzles; book exchange; cards; socialization

Two Lick: 10 a.m., plastic canvas class; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Quilters and Cards; 11 a.m., grocery bingo; 12:30 p.m., blood pressures by IRMC; self-directed computer usage; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Puzzles; Wii; self-directed computer usage; 1:15 p.m., “Back to School” bingo; socialization

Wednesday

Ham loaf balls, scalloped potatoes, braised cabbage, sliced peaches, bread

Aultman: 10 to 10:30 a.m., fitness with Carole; 10:30 a.m., vital sign checks by Heritage Home Health; 11:15 a.m., “The Crazy Things We Say;” 11:30 a.m., APPRISE; puzzles; 1 p.m., bingo; socialization

Chestnut Hill: 9 to 10 a.m., breakfast; 9 a.m., baking; 11 a.m., candy bingo; self-directed computer usage; self-directed fitness; billiards; Wii; socialization

Indiana: Football puzzle; striped shirt day; open crafts; 10 to 11 a.m., games; checkers; Wii; darts; shopping (morning); 11 a.m. to noon, “Healthy Steps;” billiards; self-directed computer usage; 1 to 3 p.m., cards; 2 to 3 p.m., afternoon bingo with ASI staff; socialization

Saltsburg (eve): 5 to 6 p.m., dinner (baked chicken breast, mashed potatoes, green beans, carrot cake) ($2.50) and 50/50 drawing; book exchange; 6 p.m., bingo

Two Lick: 9 a.m., knitting class; Wii; puzzles; 11 a.m., blood pressures by Home Health; School Picture Day (bring yours); self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; socialization

Mahoning Hills: 11 a.m., computer class; Wii; puzzles; self-directed computer; afternoon local shopping; 1 p.m., fitness; socialization

Thursday

Turkey and provolone, lettuce and tomato, pasta salad, pickled beets, melon, bread

Homer Center: 10 to 11 a.m., fitness at the center with Carole; picnic at Floodway Park; 11:15 a.m., “A Little Chit Chat;” 11:30 a.m., APPRISE at the park; noon, picnic; socialization

Chestnut Hills: 9 a.m., baking; 11 a.m., “Older Driver Safety” by Vicky; Wii; billiards; self-directed computer usage; self-directed fitness; socialization

Indiana: Football puzzle; 10 to 11 a.m., games; 10 a.m., Mahjong Club; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bridge Club; 10 a.m., scrapbooking with Sue Harvey; socialization

Saltsburg: 10 a.m., cards; 10:30 a.m., lap robe making; book exchange; 1 p.m., bingo; Wii; socialization

Two Lick: 10 a.m. to noon, open jam session with Fun Band; Wii; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; 1 p.m., sing-a-long with Betty; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Wii; self-directed computer usage; puzzles; 1:30 p.m., Let’s Roll Game; afternoon local shopping; socialization

Friday

Annual senior picnic at Blue Spruce Park, all centers closed.

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LINE DANCING: 9 a.m. Tuesdays, open to the public

APPRISE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: For more information, call Lisa at (724) 349-4500 or (800) 442-8016

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED FOR THE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM: Help make a difference. There will be free training. For more information, call Roxann or Tina at (724) 349-4500 or (800) 442-8016.

SIGN UP FOR HEALTHY STEPS IN MOTION: Free, eight-week fitness program for those 50 and older. The program runs Mondays to Wednesdays August through September. Registration is required, space is limited. For more information or to register, call (724) 349-4500 or (800) 422-8016.

SITTING HOME ALONE? If you have a few hours a day or week to spare and enjoy helping others, your local senior center can use your help. For more information, call (724) 349-4500 or (800) 442-8016.

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