Senior centers announce activities schedule
November 03, 2013 2:50 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.

Monday

Batter dipped fish, scalloped potatoes, green beans, fruit, wheat sandwich roll

Armagh: 10 a.m., walking; 10 to 11 a.m., fitness with Carole; 11 a.m. to noon, woodcarving by John Catanese; 11:30 a.m., APPRISE; birthdays; puzzles; socialization

Chestnut Hills: (day) Puzzles; self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; Wii; billiards; 1 to 3 p.m., open acoustic jam session; socialization

Chestnut Hills: (evening) 1 p.m., sewing for fun; Wii; billiards; 4:30 p.m., evening billiards; 5:30 p.m., dinner (beef stroganoff, vegetable, dessert, roll) and 50/50 drawing; socialization

Indiana: Wear red, white and blue; 10 a.m., painting ceramics; 10 to 11 a.m., games and open crafts; 11:45 a.m. to noon, activity planning meeting; 1 to 3 p.m., dominos; 1 to 3 p.m., Golden Agers Card Club; self-directed computer usage; socialization

Saltsburg: Smicksburg trip, center closed

Two Lick: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Learn to Crochet with Laurene; 11 a.m. to noon, fitness with Carole; 12:45 p.m., computer class; cards; games; self-directed exercise; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Seniors Giving Back to the Community Food Drive for ICCAP; 9:30 to 11 a.m., breakfast; 10 a.m. to noon, open jam session; Wii game; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; 1:30 p.m., bowling; socialization

Tuesday

Swedish meatballs, gravy, egg noodles, peas and carrots, tropical fruit salad, bread

Armagh: Armagh moves to Monday this week only

Chestnut Hills: 8 a.m., “Bowl of Spaghetti and Toast” Breakfast, $1.25; 11 to 11:45 a.m., Adagio Health; Wii; billiards; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; 1 p.m., shopping; socialization

Indiana: 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; karaoke; 1 to 3 p.m., woodcarvers; Wii; socialization

Saltsburg: 10:30 a.m., cards; puzzles; 11 a.m., fitness with Harold; 11 a.m., computer class; puzzles; book exchange; socialization

Two Lick: 10 a.m., plastic canvas class; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., quilting and cards; Wii; self-directed exercise; 12:30 p.m., blood pressures by IRMC; self-directed computer usage; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Seniors Giving Back to the Community Food Drive for ICCAP; puzzles; Wii; self-directed computer usage; 1:15 p.m., grocery bingo; socialization

Wednesday

Barbeque chicken breast, oven-browned potatoes, mixed bean medley, birthday cake, roll

Aultman: 10 to 10:30 a.m., fitness with Carole; 10:30 a.m., vital sign check by Heritage; 11:30 a.m., APPRISE; birthdays; puzzles; 1 p.m., bingo; socialization

Chestnut Hills: 9 to 10 a.m., breakfast; 10 a.m., “Information on Blairsville Underground Railroad” and Fashion Show with Marna Conrad; birthdays; Wii; billiards; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; socialization

Indiana: Wear red, white and blue; open crafts; 10 to 11 a.m., games; Wii; darts; checkers; shopping (morning); 11 a.m. to noon, fitness with Carole; birthdays; billiards; self-directed computer usage; 1 to 3 p.m., bridge; 2 to 3 p.m., afternoon bingo with ASI staff; socialization

Saltsburg: (evening) Seniors Giving Back to the Community Benefit Dinner (tickets in advance only), benefits Saltsburg Fire Department (monetary donations also accepted)

Two Lick: 9 a.m., knitting class; birthdays; self-directed computer usage; self-directed exercise; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Seniors Giving Back to the Community Food Drive for ICCAP; birthdays; Wii; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; 1 p.m., fitness with Carole; afternoon shopping; socialization

Thursday

Baked ham slice, sweet potatoes, mixed vegetable blend, banana pudding, bread

Homer Center: 10 to 11 a.m., fitness with Carole; 11 to 11:45 a.m., “Homer City Library” with Ted Pluchinsky; 11:30 a.m., APPRISE; birthdays; 1 p.m., bingo; socialization

Chestnut Hills: Rivers Casino trip, departing from center at 8 a.m.

Indiana: Wear red, white and blue; 10 to 11 a.m., games; 10 a.m., Mahjong Club; 10 a.m., bridge; honor veterans; open crafts; darts; Wii; karaoke; socialization

Saltsburg: 10:30 a.m., cards; games; word puzzles; 10:30 a.m., lap robe-making; self-directed computer usage; self-directed fitness; 1 p.m., bingo, Wii; socialization

Two Lick: 10 a.m. to noon, open jam session with The Fun Band; self-directed computer usage; self-directed fitness; 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wii Day; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Seniors Giving Back to the Community Food Drive for ICCAP; 1 to 2 p.m., bingo with Senior Life; puzzles; self-directed computer usage; afternoon shopping; socialization

Friday

Pizza with pepperoni and sausage, salad, warm cinnamon apples, pineapple juice

Chestnut Hills: 9 to 10 a.m., Veterans’ Breakfast, $2.50, all veterans are our guest and eat free of charge; 9 a.m., open acoustic jam session; Wii; billiards; self-directed computer usage; 1 to 2 p.m., fitness with Carole; 1 p.m., shopping; socialization

Indiana: 10 a.m. to noon, music by Carolyn and Ike; Seniors Giving Back Benefit Dinner, 5 p.m. (by advance ticket only)

Saltsburg: 10 a.m., blood pressure; 11 a.m., shopping; 11 a.m. to noon, fitness with Carole; Wii; self-directed exercise; self-directed computer usage; puzzles; book exchange; socialization

Two Lick: 9 to 10 a.m., water aerobics; 11 a.m., open crafts; 11 a.m. to noon, karaoke; self-directed exercise; self-directed computer usage; puzzles; Wii; socialization

Mahoning Hills: Seniors Giving Back to the Community Food Drive for ICCAP; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., information and open enrollment event with APPRISE coordinator Lisa Gazda; honoring our veterans; 1:15 p.m., LCR; puzzles; socialization

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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.

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