Events


  



Monday August 21, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Watercolor: Still Life Painting
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

This two-part workshop (meeting August 14 & 21) will focus on learning watercolor techniques for still life.  Cost $15 (includes all supplies).  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot! 

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday August 22, 2017
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Warm Weather Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Our usual walking club is getting a makeover!  Keep track of your steps, miles or time... and log them with Katie.  The walker with the most movement logged monthly will win a prize!  And at the end of the summer, there will be a Grand Prize winner!  Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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First Friends Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Drop-in for this relaxed all ages play group!

We have lots of toys to play with!

Activities (depending on group size and age groups) may include:

storytime, coloring, music, movement, and special visitors.

Bring a friend, or make a new friend here!

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Cards: Hand & Foot
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hand and Foot is a card game related to Canasta, in which each player is dealt two sets of cards - the hand, which is played first, and the foot, which is played when the hand has been used up.  The most usual version is for four players in partnership.  There are numerous variations of this game and we'll set the sometimes varying rules based on who participates. Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Massage for Seniors
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Please schedule your 20 minute appointment in advance. $20.00

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Trivia & Jeopardy
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a fun & laughter-filled trivia game.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bubble Slime
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Come make Bubble Slime with Miss Karen!

Registration required.

Ages 5-12

Limit 15 children.

 

LOCATION: Storytime Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
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Bubble Slime - Second Session
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Come make Bubble Slime with Miss Karen!

Registration required.

Ages 5-12

Limit 15 children.

 

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Meet the New Girl
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come meet our new Teen Librarian, Allie Thiel!  

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Additionally, come to for the combined art opening, 7 Works by Allie Thiel, on view in the Gallery. 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Wednesday August 23, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Women's Conversation Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for the NEW Women’s Conversation group to discuss rotating topics of well-being, aging, personal history, current events, and anything else the group desires.  Creating our own discussions of impact on the second and fourth Wednesdays at 11am.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Read with Mikey and Marley
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Read to therapy dogs Mikey and Marley

Mikey, Marley, and their human, Kate, will be available for you to read to!

All Ages - Please Register

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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MOVED: Guided Meditation
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

TODAY ONLY:  Guided Meditation will meet at an outside location.  Please call the Senior Center for the address.

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 6, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

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MOVED: T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

TODAY ONLY: Tops will take place in the Trustees Conference Room at the Library

 

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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A Bit of Fun - Creativity Workshop
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

A Bit of Fun - Creativity Workshop

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In this workshop we will experiment with color and composition. 

This is a great jumping off point for anyone who wants to give mixed media a try.

There will be time to play and chat as we work on our pieces.

Let yourself have a little bit of fun!

Everyone will leave with a finished 5x5 ready for framing or the refrigerator door.

$10 material fee to be paid on the night of the event

Limit: 10 creative souls (Teen - Adult)

(all supplies included)

Registration will open June 1st, 2017

Funded by the Townsend Public Library Endowment, Inc

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
There are 2 spaces available.
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Yoga - Summer Session August
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM
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This is a Vinyasa Flow class for all levels. In this FIVE week evening series, join us as we focus on linking conscious breath with mindful body movement, safe alignment, body awareness, and what it means to stay present. Expect to move and breathe through foundational yoga sequences that are designed to stretch and strengthen.  Each class ends with deep relaxation.  Excellent cross-training for other sports. Discover just how good yoga can make you feel!
Bring your own yoga mat.
 
There is no fee to attend these classes, but donations are gladly accepted for the instructors.
Suggested donation of $5 per class
 
This is a 6 part class. Registration is required, and space is limited.
You only need to register for the first class, and you will be registered for all 6 classes.
Class dates are: Wednesday Nights August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
 
Instructor Carin Duteau completed her 200 hour Fluid yoga teacher training in May 2016. She teaches private yoga lessons, community yoga classes in Groton, and has taught yoga for the Groton/Dunstable Continuing Ed program.  In addition, Carin is a trained instructor for "Bodhi & Mind Yoga" providing one-on-one yoga and meditation practice to women with breast cancer www.bodhiandmindyoga.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Thursday August 24, 2017
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SUMMER SCHEDULE Gentle Yoga for Seniors
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

SUMMER SCHEDULE!!  From June 30 - Sept 20, Patsy Brightman will be on leave from her usual yoga schedule.  Vicki from Yoga for Health has generously agreed to fill in and help keep us flexible and centered.  Her class will be offered at 9am on Thursday mornings.

Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Acrylic Painting: Nature Scene
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join our own Linda Salisbury for another great acrylics workshop!  This month's two part course (meeting August 24 & 31) will create a swamp scene with a red winged blackbird.  Cost $12.00.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to RSVP.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Senior Lunch by Manor Hill
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

We're pleased to announce a lunch offering on the 4th Thursdays of the month, provided by Manor on the Hill of Leominster.  Cost $3.00  Please sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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The 33 1/3 Club
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The 33 1/3 Club

Ever look back and think about how listening to music was an activity all on its own? 

Remember scouring over the artwork on the cover of your new vinyl LP and hoping the lyrics were printed on the inner sleeve.  Now is your chance to spin some vinyl on the turntable in a group setting and immerse yourself in the music.  The 33 1/2 club at the Townsend Public Library will meet and listen to classic LP's. 

Discussion will focus on, but certainly will not be limited to, the time period, the tracks, the album cover art and the artist.  Join in for a listen to this months edition.

Join Dave Schuttler, Bradley Sherwood  and Ward Clark for an evening of music and conversation!

 

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Friday August 25, 2017
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Friday Field Games
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for some outdoor fun and competition!  Every other week we'll play a different lawn/field game, including bean bag toss/cornhole, croquet, bocce, ring toss, horseshoes and frisbee.  Drop in.  No Charge.

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Friday Field Games
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for some outdoor fun and competition!  Every other week we'll play a different lawn/field game, including bean bag toss/cornhole, croquet, bocce, ring toss, horseshoes and frisbee.  Drop in.  No Charge.

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Matinee Movie: Under The Tuscan Sun
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Movie Matinee:  Under The Tuscan Sun, starring Diane Lane and Sandra Oh. 

Summary:  Frances Mayes is a 35-year-old San Francisco writer whose perfect life has just taken an unexpected detour. Her recent divorce has left her with terminal writer's block and extremely depressed, and her best friend, Patti, is beginning to think she might never recover. Frances decides to take a break and she buys a villa in the beautiful Tuscan countryside and decides to begin anew. Restoring her new home, she eventually finds the fulfillment she was searching for, including love.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Saturday August 26, 2017
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Monday August 28, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Reserved for hanging new art exhbit.
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Tuesday August 29, 2017 - Saturday September 30, 2017
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Doll Stories II Art Exhibit

More information to come....

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Tuesday August 29, 2017
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Warm Weather Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Our usual walking club is getting a makeover!  Keep track of your steps, miles or time... and log them with Katie.  The walker with the most movement logged monthly will win a prize!  And at the end of the summer, there will be a Grand Prize winner!  Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Jewelry: Kumihimo Beaded Necklaces
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Our very own PJ will teach us to use the japanese technique of Kumihimo braiding to create beaded necklaces.  Cost $10.00.  Please call the Senior  Center at 978-597-1710 to RSVP.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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First Friends Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Drop-in for this relaxed all ages play group!

We have lots of toys to play with!

Activities (depending on group size and age groups) may include:

storytime, coloring, music, movement, and special visitors.

Bring a friend, or make a new friend here!

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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'Everything is Awesome!' Lego Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Do you love legos?!

Come build with our 1,000's of legos, then display your creations in the library!

All ages

(Please be aware legos are a choking hazard for young children, adult supervision is needed for young children, thanks!)

LOCATION: Storytime Room
There are many spaces available.
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Wednesday August 30, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Watercolor: Flower Painting
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

This two-part workshop (meeting August 16 & 30) will focus on learning watercolor techniques for painting flowers.  Cost $15 (includes all supplies).  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot! 

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Stamp Collecting
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Bring your stamps and mingle with fellow collectors.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Read with Mikey and Marley
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Read to therapy dogs Mikey and Marley

Mikey, Marley, and their human, Kate, will be available for you to read to!

All Ages - Please Register

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Guided Meditation
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 6, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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All Natural Bug Spray Workshop
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about the dangers of chemical-based bug repellants, and the advantages of natural oil-based fprmulas.  Then, make your own safe and all natural bug spray!  Open to all ages.  No charge, but please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to ensure we have enough bottles on hand!    Sponsored by Rivercourt Residences of Groton. 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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All Natural Bug Spray Workshop
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about the dangers of chemical-based bug repellants, and the advantages of natural oil-based formulas.  Then, make your own safe and all natural bug spray!  Open to all ages.  No charge, but please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to ensure we have enough bottles on hand!    Sponsored by Rivercourt Residences of Groton. 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Yoga - Summer Session August
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM
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This is a Vinyasa Flow class for all levels. In this FIVE week evening series, join us as we focus on linking conscious breath with mindful body movement, safe alignment, body awareness, and what it means to stay present. Expect to move and breathe through foundational yoga sequences that are designed to stretch and strengthen.  Each class ends with deep relaxation.  Excellent cross-training for other sports. Discover just how good yoga can make you feel!
Bring your own yoga mat.
 
There is no fee to attend these classes, but donations are gladly accepted for the instructors.
Suggested donation of $5 per class
 
This is a 6 part class. Registration is required, and space is limited.
You only need to register for the first class, and you will be registered for all 6 classes.
Class dates are: Wednesday Nights August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
 
Instructor Carin Duteau completed her 200 hour Fluid yoga teacher training in May 2016. She teaches private yoga lessons, community yoga classes in Groton, and has taught yoga for the Groton/Dunstable Continuing Ed program.  In addition, Carin is a trained instructor for "Bodhi & Mind Yoga" providing one-on-one yoga and meditation practice to women with breast cancer www.bodhiandmindyoga.org
LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Thursday August 31, 2017
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SUMMER SCHEDULE Gentle Yoga for Seniors
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

SUMMER SCHEDULE!!  From June 30 - Sept 20, Patsy Brightman will be on leave from her usual yoga schedule.  Vicki from Yoga for Health has generously agreed to fill in and help keep us flexible and centered.  Her class will be offered at 9am on Thursday mornings.

Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Acrylic Painting: Nature Scene
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join our own Linda Salisbury for another great acrylics workshop!  This month's two part course (meeting August 24 & 31) will create a swamp scene with a red winged blackbird.  Cost $12.00.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to RSVP.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Pizza & A Speaker
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging.  We'll serve pizza and have a speaker TBD.  Suggested donation: $3.00 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Library Trustee Meeting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Friday September 1, 2017
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Slacker Book Group

Slackers is a self service book club and open to all readers. Stop by each month and pick up a copy of the most recent selection.

When: Whenever! Just help yourself to some good reading…no meetings to attend.

Where: Slackers titles are displayed at the beginning of each. If you are interested in sharing your opinions of the book, just fill out a Slackers bookmark comment form, and leave it in the book when you return it.

Who: For people who don’t want to be committed!

The selection for October is:

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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Tuesday September 5, 2017
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Evening Guided Meditation has been playfully renamed Deborah's Divine Divas as it moves into a daytime schedule for the shorter days of fall and winter!  All are welcome.

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Cards: Hand & Foot
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hand and Foot is a card game related to Canasta, in which each player is dealt two sets of cards - the hand, which is played first, and the foot, which is played when the hand has been used up.  The most usual version is for four players in partnership.  There are numerous variations of this game and we'll set the sometimes varying rules based on who participates. Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Galloping Gourmets: Il Forno (Littleton)
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Galloping Gourmets willvisit a new or old favorite restaurant every other Tuesday.  In the off week, Meet with fellow Gourmets to write a restaurant review, which will be posted in the Silver Theads senior center newsletter!  Meet at the Senior Center to carpool with fellow Gourmets.  The only cost is your meal.

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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Homeschool Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Water Color (four week course)
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us each Tuesday in September (September 5, 12, 19, 26) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Miss Molly's Super Fantastic Book Club
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

The Iron Trial

by Cassandra Clare and Holly Black

Join Miss Molly for this fun book club!

We will read all kinds of books;

fantasy, sci-fi, humor, realistic fiction, and historical fiction.

Typically ages 11-13 but if you're older or younger that's ok, everyone is welcome!

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Friends of the Townsend Seniors
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Friends of the Townsend Seniors monthly meeting

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Wednesday September 6, 2017
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Squanacook Food Coop
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Food delivery and distribution.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Wednesday in September (September 6, 13, 20, 27) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Sports Party: US Open
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Join fellow sports fans to watch the US Open on our TV!  Refreshments will be served!  No charge, but please RSVP so we know how many snacks to buy.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Zentangle
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Zentangle  September 6, 13, 20, 27    1:00-3:00   $20

Zentangle is the new exciting art that requires no artistic ability, is relaxing and fun, and allows you to create beautiful designs using fine-tip markers. If you can hold a pen, you can Zentangle. Nancy is a certified Zentangle teacher and will take you through each take-home project one step at a time. All materials will be supplied.

Limited to 15 students.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Quilting
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us to work on your own quilting projects. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

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Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Thursday September 7, 2017
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SUMMER SCHEDULE Gentle Yoga for Seniors
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

SUMMER SCHEDULE!!  From June 30 - Sept 20, Patsy Brightman will be on leave from her usual yoga schedule.  Vicki from Yoga for Health has generously agreed to fill in and help keep us flexible and centered.  Her class will be offered at 9am on Thursday mornings.

Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Thursday in September (September 7, 14, 21, 28) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Home Made Lunch for Seniors & Birthday Party
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Please sign up in advance. Cost: $3.00 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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How to Talk to Your Doctor
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

How to Talk to Your Doctor, To Get What You Need

Get suggestions for making sure your questions are answered, including organizing your thoughts, allowing enough time, and who/what to bring with you.  No charge.  Presented by Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley.

This free event will occur during lunch, so please sign up on the lunch sheet.

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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Doll Stories II Art Exhibit Reception
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

More information to come....

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Hall of Presidents Book Club: American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House by John Meacham
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House by John Meacham

 
Join us as we read through the presidents of the United States!
The idea is to not only learn a few things, but to get a deeper understanding the role the presidency has played in this nation's history!
In the midst of a recent discussion, we came to the realization that our knowledge of much of American history was wanting. We decided to undertake a journey through the American presidency from beginning to end starting with George Washington, reading a biography of each president in the order they served. The hope is that this will acquaint us with not only each President, but also the history of the time in which they lived and died.
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LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Friday September 8, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Genealogy with Dwight Fitch
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Dwight Fitch to learn how to research your ancestry!

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hairdresser
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to schedule your appointment

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Matinee Movie: Love & Friendship
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Love & Friendship (2016), Starring Kate Beckindale and Chloe Sevigny

Set in the 1790s, Love and Friendship centers on beautiful widow Lady Susan Vernon, who has come to the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors about her dalliances circulating through polite society. Whilst there, she decides to secure a husband for herself and her rather reluctant debutante daughter, Frederica.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Acrylic Painting with Nancy Filip
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

September 8, 15, 22, 29     1:00-3:00  $25 

This class is for beginners or experienced painters. Come learn about the versatility and easiness of painting with acrylics. Each week we will create a different composition that includes representational, abstract, and working with tools. Have fun learning about color, texture and other artistic elements. Take home four paintings!  All materials will be supplied.  Limited to 15 students.

Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot!

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Monday September 11, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Water Color (three week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Monday in September (September 11, 18, 25 - No class on Labor Day 9/4) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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SHINE Medicare Counseling
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Do you have questions about your medicare coverage?  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to schedule an appointment to talk to a certified Medicare consultant.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Healthy Living Group
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This group offers the opportunity for open discussion on healthy eating, exercise, and well-being.  A new topic of discussion is introduced each month.  New members are always welcome!  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday September 12, 2017
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Council on Aging (COA) Meeting
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Crafting for the Community: Women's Shelter Welcome Care Packages
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Put your crafty talents to use for a good cause!  In this new monthly event, we'll create, collect, or assemble a new project for charitable use.  If you have suggestions for a craft or know of an organization that could benefit from creative donation, please contact Katie. 

September:  Join other crafters to assemble welcome care packages for a local women's shelter.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Evening Guided Meditation has been playfully renamed Deborah's Divine Divas as it moves into a daytime schedule for the shorter days of fall and winter!  All are welcome.

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Massage for Seniors
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Please schedule your 20 minute appointment in advance. $20.00

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Trivia & Jeopardy
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a fun & laughter-filled trivia game.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Water Color (four week course)
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us each Tuesday in September (September 5, 12, 19, 26) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Townsend Public Library Knitters and Crocheters
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

If you have knitting or crochet questions, or just want to spend time creating with others, this is a great group to join!

Hosted by crafters with years of experience who love to share their skills!

This group meets the second Tuesday of each month.

All levels welcome, beginners to experts!

Beginning knitters (Ages 10+): bring a pair of short, size 11, straight needles and a skein of worsted weight yarn.

Beginning crocheters: bring an H hook and a skein of worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rivals Unto Death: Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Rick Beyer Shorter Bio

Rick Beyer is an award winning documentary filmmaker, best-selling author, and long-time history enthusiast. His new book, Rivals Unto Death, traces the intricate thirty-year tug-of-war between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burrthat led to their deadly encounter in Weekhawken

Beyer  produced and directed the award-winning PBS documentary The Ghost Army, which details the story of a top-secret group of GIs who staged a traveling road show of deception on the battlefields of Europe. He is also the co-author (with Liz Sayles) of  a New York Times bestselling book about the unit: The Ghost Army of World War II.  It is now being developed as a Hollywood movie by the producers of American Sniper including actor Bradley Cooper. 

Beyer has made documentary films for The History Channel, A&E, National Geographic, the Smithsonian and others. He is also the author of  the popular Greatest Stories Never Told series of history books published by Harper Collins. He has appeared on CBS News, Fox News, NPR, CNN and elswhewere. 

A graduate of Dartmouth College, Beyer lives in Salem, Massachusetts, with his wife, Marilyn Rea Beyer.

Funded by the Friends of the Townsend Library

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Wednesday September 13, 2017
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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CHARM Medical Coffee Hour
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

If you have MassHealth or Medicaid, learn how to save money on medical and nutritional supplies.

Complimentary coffee and snacks will be provided by CHARM Medical.

 

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Wednesday in September (September 6, 13, 20, 27) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Brain Games
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Put your mental powers to the test in this fun, interactive gathering hosted by the Nashoba Board of Health.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Women's Conversation Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Women’s Conversation group to discuss rotating topics of well-being, aging, personal history, current events, and anything else the group desires.  Creating our own discussions of impact on the second and fourth Wednesdays at 11am.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Vision Clinic
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

FREE vision, glaucoma, and cataract screening provided by D'Ambrosio Eye Care.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to schedule an appointment. 

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Well Adult Clinic
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Well adult clinic is the perfect opportunity to stay on top of your health!  Services available include:

  • Blood pressure screening
  • Blood glucose checks
  • General health questions answered by the Town Nurse
  • Basic first aid
  • Referrals

Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Senior Center Book Club
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00PM. This month's discussion on "Britt-Marie Was Here" by Fredrik Backman

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Zentangle
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Zentangle  September 6, 13, 20, 27    1:00-3:00   $20

Zentangle is the new exciting art that requires no artistic ability, is relaxing and fun, and allows you to create beautiful designs using fine-tip markers. If you can hold a pen, you can Zentangle. Nancy is a certified Zentangle teacher and will take you through each take-home project one step at a time. All materials will be supplied.

Limited to 15 students.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Stamp Collecting
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Bring your stamps and mingle with fellow collectors.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Caregiver Roundtable
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Caregiving can be rewarding, but also stressful.  Join other caregivers for our monthly support group.  Format will be flexible, with a brief educational topic to get the conversation going.  No charge.  Free onsite care for your loved one will be provided by Always There Home Care.  To attend and utilize the respite care, please call 978-597-1710 so we can ensure adequate staffing.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Thursday September 14, 2017
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Foxwoods Trip
8:15 AM - 6:00 PM

Join the Friends of the Townsend Seniors for their bimonthly trip to Foxwoods Casino.  Open to all adults.    Bus will depart from the Senior Center at 8:15am and return at approximately 6:00pm.

Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.  Cost $30.00 (inludes bus, $15.00 meal ticket and $15.00 bet ticket).

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SUMMER SCHEDULE Gentle Yoga for Seniors
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

SUMMER SCHEDULE!!  From June 30 - Sept 20, Patsy Brightman will be on leave from her usual yoga schedule.  Vicki from Yoga for Health has generously agreed to fill in and help keep us flexible and centered.  Her class will be offered at 9am on Thursday mornings.

Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Thursday in September (September 7, 14, 21, 28) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Home Made Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Please sign up in advance. Cost: $3.00 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Bach's Lunch at Indian Hill Music Center
12:45 PM - 3:00 PM

FREE concert by Indian Hill Music Center musicians featuring flute music inspired by nature, with piano accompaniment.  Complimentary coffee, tea, and cookies served.  Have lunch at the Senior Center first, or pack your own lunch to enjoy there.  Performance is at 1:30pm; bus leaves here at 12:45pm.  Cost $3.50 for the bus.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Sports Watching Party: Red Sox vs Oakland
1:35 PM - 3:00 PM

Join fellow baseball fans to watch the Red Sox take on Oakland on our bigscreen TV.  Refreshments will be served.  Please RSVP at the Senior Center or by calling 978-597-1710 so we know how much food to prepare.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Genealogy with Dwight Fitch
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join Dwight Fitch and the geneology group on the second Thursday of every month!

Use the library subscriptions to Ancestry.com, HertitageQuest.com and Historic Maps. (Paid for by the TPL Endowment)

Brainstorm and get some work done!

We have laptops that can be borrowed or bring your own.

If you are new to genealogy, Dwight and the gang can help you get started.

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NEW and Inproved Short Film Club hosted by Ward Clark
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Do you love film??

Each month we watch a varirty of short films and discuss the good, the bad, and the just plain weird.

Whats New and Improved??

  • More discussion between films
  • More variety
  • Later start time 7:30pm

Bonus: WE HAVE SNACKS!

Join the Facebook Group for more fun!

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Who is Ward Clark?

He is our local film buff! He has a permanent movie display in the library called "Ward's Picks". He uses his own rating system to recommend movies!

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Friday September 15, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Acrylic Painting with Nancy Filip
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

September 8, 15, 22, 29     1:00-3:00  $25 

This class is for beginners or experienced painters. Come learn about the versatility and easiness of painting with acrylics. Each week we will create a different composition that includes representational, abstract, and working with tools. Have fun learning about color, texture and other artistic elements. Take home four paintings!  All materials will be supplied.  Limited to 15 students.

Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot!

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Monday September 18, 2017
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Flu Clinic
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Avoid the flu this winter by getting a hi-dose flu vaccine for seniors, provided by Hannford Supermarket.  Please bring your consent form (copies available at the Senior Center) and your Medicare part B & D cards.  No charge.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 for an appointment time.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Water Color (three week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Monday in September (September 11, 18, 25 - No class on Labor Day 9/4) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday September 19, 2017
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Needlefelting: Nuno Scarves
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Take part in this two-part class (September 19 & 26): first dyeing a silk scarf, then utilizing wet felting techniques and needlefelting details.  Cost $20.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Evening Guided Meditation has been playfully renamed Deborah's Divine Divas as it moves into a daytime schedule for the shorter days of fall and winter!  All are welcome.

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Cards: Hand & Foot
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hand and Foot is a card game related to Canasta, in which each player is dealt two sets of cards - the hand, which is played first, and the foot, which is played when the hand has been used up.  The most usual version is for four players in partnership.  There are numerous variations of this game and we'll set the sometimes varying rules based on who participates. Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Galloping Gourmets
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Galloping Gourmets willvisit a new or old favorite restaurant every other Tuesday.  In the off week, Meet with fellow Gourmets to write a restaurant review, which will be posted in the Silver Theads senior center newsletter!  Meet at the Senior Center to carpool with fellow Gourmets.  The only cost is your meal.

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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Grief Support Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Homeschool Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Water Color (four week course)
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us each Tuesday in September (September 5, 12, 19, 26) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Friends of the Townsend Seniors Annual Meeting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Wednesday September 20, 2017
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hearing Clinic
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Get your hearing screened and ask basic questions about your hearing aids

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Wednesday in September (September 6, 13, 20, 27) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Zentangle
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Zentangle  September 6, 13, 20, 27    1:00-3:00   $20

Zentangle is the new exciting art that requires no artistic ability, is relaxing and fun, and allows you to create beautiful designs using fine-tip markers. If you can hold a pen, you can Zentangle. Nancy is a certified Zentangle teacher and will take you through each take-home project one step at a time. All materials will be supplied.

Limited to 15 students.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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CPR / AED Certification Course
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Led by the Townsend Fire Department, learn the lifesaving skills of CPR and AED use.  This course is ideal for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life!  Please RSVP to the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 so we have enouigh instructors.

  

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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The Eclectic Book Club will be reading Know Your Beholder by Adam Rapp
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

This is a book club for people who love to read everything and anything! Each month we will read a unique or quirky book.... Anything goes!

This month's selection will be :

 

Know Your Beholder by Adam Rapp

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Stop by the library and pick up a copy!

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Thursday September 21, 2017
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Cribbage Tournament
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all area cribbage players. $5.00 entry fee to be divided as prizes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Thursday in September (September 7, 14, 21, 28) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Home Made Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Please sign up in advance. Cost: $3.00 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Gentle Yoga for Seniors
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Gentle yoga with Patsy Brightman. Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Science Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Come explore basic science skills with Miss Karen!

Each month we will explore different themes using skills such as prediction, observation and measuring among others.

The registration will open one month prior to each session and registration is required.

Ages 4 to 8

Limit 10 children

This month we will explore science with Apples!

  

 

 

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library!

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Fiber Frenzy
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Fiber Frenzy

Knitting, crochet, spinning, and more...

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Sue Luongo will be there to teach people spindle spinning. She will also making and offering spindles that can be bought from The Friends of the Library for a small materials fee.

John King can teach you to spin on a spinning wheel. The library has one to loan!

ALL AGES!

One and all are welcome to be a part of this diverse group.

Whether you need a place to work, are just starting out or if you need help with something, this is the group for you. 

We meet every 3rd Thursday of the month.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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BOOK vs. MOVIE-Zookeeper's Wife
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Read the Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman at home.  Then come to the library Thursday September 21, 2017

to watch the movie and discuss both over snacks.  Books will be available after August 15th.

          

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Anyone can be a Philanthropist!
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Friday September 22, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Matinee Movie: Eye in the Sky
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Eye in the Sky (2015) starring Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman

Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Acrylic Painting with Nancy Filip
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

September 8, 15, 22, 29     1:00-3:00  $25 

This class is for beginners or experienced painters. Come learn about the versatility and easiness of painting with acrylics. Each week we will create a different composition that includes representational, abstract, and working with tools. Have fun learning about color, texture and other artistic elements. Take home four paintings!  All materials will be supplied.  Limited to 15 students.

Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot!

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Saturday September 23, 2017
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Truck-a-palooza
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join us in the library parking lot for this fun community event!

Vehicles of all types... fun for all ages!

We will also have:

  • K-9 demonstration by the Mass. Dept. of Correction
  • Free car seat safety check
  • Farm animal petting area
  • Karate demonstration
  • Gymnastics demonstration
  • The Friends of the Townsend Library used toy sale (donations needed!)
  • Hot food and bake sale
  • Bounce house
  • AND MORE!!!!

 

LOCATION: Outside Library
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Monday September 25, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Water Color (three week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Monday in September (September 11, 18, 25 - No class on Labor Day 9/4) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday September 26, 2017
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Dental Clinic
9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Make an appointment with the Traveling Tooth Fairy to have your teeth examined and cleaned!  Cost $65.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to schedule.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Needlefelting: Nuno Scarves
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Take part in this two-part class (September 19 & 26): first dyeing a silk scarf, then utilizing wet felting techniques and needlefelting details.  Cost $20.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Evening Guided Meditation has been playfully renamed Deborah's Divine Divas as it moves into a daytime schedule for the shorter days of fall and winter!  All are welcome.

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Massage for Seniors
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Please schedule your 20 minute appointment in advance. $20.00

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Trivia & Jeopardy
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a fun & laughter-filled trivia game.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Water Color (four week course)
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us each Tuesday in September (September 5, 12, 19, 26) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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'Everything is Awesome!' Lego Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Do you love legos?!

Come build with our 1,000's of legos, then display your creations in the library!

All ages

(Please be aware legos are a choking hazard for young children, adult supervision is needed for young children, thanks!)

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Current Events Lecture - Fake News! What is it?
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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As the Trump administration addresses the topic of “fake news” through its communication, it is important to examine the role that "fake news" plays in our everyday lives.

Join Assistant Professor Kyle Moody (Communications Media, Fitchburg State University) for a talk on fake news and media consumption in the 21st century. This will cover a wide variety of topics, ranging from the history of yellow journalism to the role that reporters play in media consumption and circulation, along with how news is spread and affects us all in our modern times.

Finally, it will include a brief discussion of "what can we do?" that will cover some basic strategies for information literacy to enable us to become better consumers of news media.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Wednesday September 27, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Wednesday in September (September 6, 13, 20, 27) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Women's Conversation Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Women’s Conversation group to discuss rotating topics of well-being, aging, personal history, current events, and anything else the group desires.  Creating our own discussions of impact on the second and fourth Wednesdays at 11am.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Zentangle
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Zentangle  September 6, 13, 20, 27    1:00-3:00   $20

Zentangle is the new exciting art that requires no artistic ability, is relaxing and fun, and allows you to create beautiful designs using fine-tip markers. If you can hold a pen, you can Zentangle. Nancy is a certified Zentangle teacher and will take you through each take-home project one step at a time. All materials will be supplied.

Limited to 15 students.  Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Stamp Collecting
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Bring your stamps and mingle with fellow collectors.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Afternoon Tea
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Take your afternoon tea in style (complete with unique china and fancy hats), sipping tea from the Cozy Tea Cart.  No charge.  Please sign up in advance, so we'll know how many party favors we need.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Celebrating 65
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn how to make sense of social security, simplify Medicare, and understand your healthcare options.  Sponsored by Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to RSVP.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Indian Cooking Demonstration
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

If you love Indian food then roll up your sleeves and join Sandhya Jain for an Indian food cooking demo.

She makes Indian cooking easy, healthy & delicious!!

Learn to make delicious Aloo Gobhi Curry (cauliflower and potatoes), Saag Paneer(Spinach and cheese) along with a quick rice Pilaf.

Learn about spices and sample the delicious food that's quick and easy to put together.

 

Enjoy all the goodness of Indian food while sipping a hot cup of chai tea! REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Limited space.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
There are 30 spaces available.
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Batik: Pillows
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us to make batik pillows!  Batik is a technique of wax-resist dyeing applied to whole cloth, or cloth made using this technique. Batik is made either by drawing dots and lines of the resist with a spouted tool called a canting, or by printing the resist with a copper stamp called a cap.  Cost $10.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Thursday September 28, 2017
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Estate Planning Seminar
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

You mean I could lose most of my assets to a nursing home? Most nursing homes cost $100,000 a year.  Don’t let your finances be devastated.

At this important FREE seminar, Attorney Edward Beasley, former chairman of the American Bar Association’s Elder Law Committee, will help you:
? Create a trust to shelter your assets from nursing home spend-down
? Plan for end-of-life decisions
? See how putting assets into your children’s names can be catastrophic
? Learn about possible defects in your existing revocable trust and make sure it is up to date.

Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to sign up.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Water Color (four week course)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us each Thursday in September (September 7, 14, 21, 28) for a watercolor class with Linda.  Cost $30.00.  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by Manor on the Hill. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Gentle Yoga for Seniors
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Gentle yoga with Patsy Brightman. Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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The 33 1/3 Club
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The 33 1/3 Club

Ever look back and think about how listening to music was an activity all on its own? 

Remember scouring over the artwork on the cover of your new vinyl LP and hoping the lyrics were printed on the inner sleeve.  Now is your chance to spin some vinyl on the turntable in a group setting and immerse yourself in the music.  The 33 1/2 club at the Townsend Public Library will meet and listen to classic LP's. 

Discussion will focus on, but certainly will not be limited to, the time period, the tracks, the album cover art and the artist.  Join in for a listen to this months edition.

Join Dave Schuttler, Bradley Sherwood  and Ward Clark for an evening of music and conversation!

 

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Friday September 29, 2017
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Quazy Quilters Fieldtrip to Fabric Place (Natick)
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Quazy Quilters are taking their antics on the road, carpooling to visit the Fabric Place in Natick.  All are welcome!

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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Acrylic Painting with Nancy Filip
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

September 8, 15, 22, 29     1:00-3:00  $25 

This class is for beginners or experienced painters. Come learn about the versatility and easiness of painting with acrylics. Each week we will create a different composition that includes representational, abstract, and working with tools. Have fun learning about color, texture and other artistic elements. Take home four paintings!  All materials will be supplied.  Limited to 15 students.

Please call the Senior Center at 978-597-1710 to reserve your spot!

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Saturday September 30, 2017
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Fall Fling Senior Center Open House
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Monday October 2, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Tuesday October 3, 2017
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Slacker Book Group

Slackers is a self service book club and open to all readers. Stop by each month and pick up a copy of the most recent selection.

When: Whenever! Just help yourself to some good reading…no meetings to attend.

Where: Slackers titles are displayed at the beginning of each. If you are interested in sharing your opinions of the book, just fill out a Slackers bookmark comment form, and leave it in the book when you return it.

Who: For people who don’t want to be committed!

The selection for November is:

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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Homeschool Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Miss Molly's Super Fantastic Book Club
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Bounders

by Monica Tesler

Join Miss Molly for this fun book club!

We will read all kinds of books;

fantasy, sci-fi, humor, realistic fiction, and historical fiction.

Typically ages 11-13 but if you're older or younger that's ok, everyone is welcome!

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Romance Readers Group: The Lighter Side of Romance
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come and join us for a comfortable hour visiting and chatting about our light-hearted romance stories - both contemporary and historical. Now meeting every other month. This month, we will be discussing the Nantucket Brides trilogy by Jude Deveraux: True Love, For all time and Ever after.   Hope to see you there.

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LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Wednesday October 4, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Mass Ghost Hunters Paranormal Society
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Thursday October 5, 2017
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Home Made Lunch for Seniors & Birthday Party
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Please sign up in advance. Cost: $3.00 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Gentle Yoga for Seniors
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Gentle yoga with Patsy Brightman. Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Friday October 6, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Monday October 9, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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SHINE Medicare Counseling
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Do you have questions about your medicare coverage?  Please call the senior center at 978-597-1710 to schedule an appointment to talk to a certified Medicare consultant.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday October 10, 2017
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Townsend Public Library Knitters and Crocheters
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

If you have knitting or crochet questions, or just want to spend time creating with others, this is a great group to join!

Hosted by crafters with years of experience who love to share their skills!

This group meets the second Tuesday of each month.

All levels welcome, beginners to experts!

Beginning knitters (Ages 10+): bring a pair of short, size 11, straight needles and a skein of worsted weight yarn.

Beginning crocheters: bring an H hook and a skein of worsted weight yarn.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Wednesday October 11, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Senior Center Book Club
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00PM. This month's discussion on "The Silent Land" by Graham Joyce

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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Thursday October 12, 2017
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Gentle Yoga for Seniors
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Gentle yoga with Patsy Brightman. Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Friday October 13, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Monday October 16, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday October 17, 2017
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Homeschool Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Wednesday October 18, 2017
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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The Eclectic Book Club will be reading Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

This is a book club for people who love to read everything and anything! Each month we will read a unique or quirky book.... Anything goes!

This month's selection will be :

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

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Stop by the library and pick up a copy!

LOCATION: Trustee Conference Room
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Thursday October 19, 2017
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Cribbage Tournament
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all area cribbage players. $5.00 entry fee to be divided as prizes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Halloween Harvest: Ghosts, Goblins & More with Davis Bates
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Davis Bates' programs are participatory, encouraging audiences of all ages to sing along and remember & share their own stories of Halloween.  He'll explore traditional and contemporary tales and songs from New England and around the world. 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Science Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Come explore basic science skills with Miss Karen!

Each month we will explore different themes using skills such as prediction, observation and measuring among others.

The registration will open one month prior to each session and registration is required.

Ages 4 to 8

Limit 10 children

 

 

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library!

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Fiber Frenzy
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Fiber Frenzy

Knitting, crochet, spinning, and more...

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Sue Luongo will be there to teach people spindle spinning. She will also making and offering spindles that can be bought from The Friends of the Library for a small materials fee.

John King can teach you to spin on a spinning wheel. The library has one to loan!

ALL AGES!

One and all are welcome to be a part of this diverse group.

Whether you need a place to work, are just starting out or if you need help with something, this is the group for you. 

We meet every 3rd Thursday of the month.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Friday October 20, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
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Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Monday October 23, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

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LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Qi Gong fitness with Jeff Cote. Cost: $5.00 per session. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Rummikub
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rummikub is a tile-based game for two to four players, combines elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.  Drop In.  No Charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Social Room
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Bridge for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

No Charge. Just drop in. Instruction available.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Knitting Group
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your own knitting project and visit while you work.  Drop In.  No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Tuesday October 24, 2017
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Walking Club for Seniors
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet in the lobby at 9:30am and those present will decide where to walk.  Drop in.  No charge.

 

LOCATION: Senior Center Fireplace Lobby
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Deborah's Divine Divas: Guided Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Guided meditation is a lovely and supportive way to relax, release anxiety, lower blood pressure, improve sleep, and breathe more fully.  Our lives are filled with distractions.  Spending devoted time centering into our heart awareness is a path of self-care.  Please arrive at 11, we will begin prompty (no latecomers please).  There will be time for questions and conversation at the end.  Instructor:  Deborah Evans Hogan.  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Wednesday October 25, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Books and Discovery Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, crafts, and activities with Jana Harrison

Group will not meet if school is canceled or delayed for the North Middlesex Regional School District

Sponsored by a grant from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care

LOCATION: Storytime Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Woodcarving for Seniors
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join friends to work independently on your own project. No charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Bingo for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eleven regular games at $.10 per card. One coverall at $.25 a card. 4 card maximum play. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Flu Clinic
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Games for seniors
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a rotating schedule of games:

1st wednesday = cribbage; 2nd = bingo, 3rd = rummikub, 4th = scrabble, 5th = cards.  Drop in.  No charge.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

T.O.P.S. stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly.  Join others in their journey towards sustainable weight loss and maintenance.


Here’s what you can expect:
• Each member has a private weigh-in before the meeting.
• Meeting starts with members sharing challenges, successes, or goals (if they want).
• There’s a brief program. TOPS gives each chapter engaging, professionally prepared programs covering a variety of health and wellness topics.
• Awards go to weekly or monthly best losers, contest winners, and members who’ve reached goal!
• When needed, there’s a quick business meeting before the closing.
• Meeting closes with a thought for the week or other inspirational activity.

(Source: tops.org)


Cost: $32.00 per year plus $2.00 weekly dues.
Join anytime.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
Thursday October 26, 2017
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Stretch and Tone for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fitness class with Judith Lindstedt. $7.00 session drop in fee.  Paid in advance: $20.00 for 4 weeks/ $35.00 for 8 Weeks.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Cribbage for Seniors
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Just drop in. No need to sign up in advance.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
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Gentle Yoga for Seniors
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Gentle yoga with Patsy Brightman. Cost per session $5.00 payable weekly. Just drop in .

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
Friday October 27, 2017
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Quazy Quilters
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bring your own quilting project and enjoy time with fellow crafters!  No charge.  Drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Arts and Crafts Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Manicures, Pedicures, & Reflexology by Appointment
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Great Kneads Nail & Reflexology offers manicures, pedicures, and reflexology by appointment in the senior center.  Please call 978-597-1710 to book an appointment.

LOCATION: Senior Center Health Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Line Dancing for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Line Dancing class with Joyce D'Auguanno. Cost per session: $3.00 . Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Books and Blocks Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks!

Great for building fine motor and pre-literacy skills.

Parents must remain with their children throughout the program.

No registration Required! Ages 3 and under.

LOCATION: Storytime Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
misc_none
Intermediate Line Dancing for Seniors
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

More advanced dancing. $5.00 if you take both classes. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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Women's Meditation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meditation for women led by Linda Aspell. No Charge. Just drop in.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
Sunday October 29, 2017
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Hope Community Chorus Fall Concert: Colors of Hope
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Meeting Hall A&B
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Monday October 30, 2017
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Chair Exercise for seniors
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Exercise via video program. Just drop in. No charge.

LOCATION: Senior Center Media Room
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Hope Community Chorus Rehearsal
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all who love to sing. Just drop in.

Image may contain: text

LOCATION: Meeting Hall B
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Lunch for Seniors
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Lunch program sponsored by the Townsend Council on Aging and Montachusett Opportunity Council. Donation: $3.00 Please sign up in advance.

 

LOCATION: Meeting Hall A
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Qi Gong