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Events For Seniors

All events take place at a community’s senior center unless otherwise noted.

Note: All senior centers are closed Monday due to the Columbus Day holiday.

Amherst

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 8:30, function well, osteo exercise; 9:30, drawing; 11, gentle fitness; 12:30 arthritis exercise, bridge; 1, Mexican train; 1:30, health services; 3-4, tai chi; Tuesdays: 8:30, function well; 9-4, massage; 9:30, blood pressure clinic, yoga; 10:45, line dancing; 12:30, mah jongg; 1, Scrabble, cosmology; 1-2, Folk dancing; 2:30, osteo exercise; 4-5:15, level 1 yoga mat; Wednesdays: 8:30, osteo exercise; 9-12, acupuncture; 11, gentle fitness; 12, bridge; 12:30, arthritis exercise; 4-5:15, level 1 yoga mat; Thursdays: 8:30, function well exercise; 9, painting; 9:30, yoga; 12, acupuncture; 1:30, health services; 2-4, New Options; 2:30, osteo exercise; Fridays: 9, craft club, cribbage; 9:45, ballroom dancing; 11, gentle fitness; 1, Mexican Train

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 9: 10, Singer Financial Seminar; 10, SALT Council meeting at the police station; 3, ear irrigation; Oct. 10: 9:30, free bread program; 10, Fall Prevention series; 10, Edward Jones Financial Seminar; 10-11:30, Artist’s Way; 10-11:30, Shakespeare; Oct. 11: 9-10:30, COA meeting; 10:30-11:30, Name That Tune; 1-3, Gustav Mahler; 1:30-3:30, Memoir writing; Oct. 12: 9:40-12:40, foot care and ear irrigation; 10-12, memory screening; 12:30-2, arthritis exercise; 1:30, Senior Theater meeting; 2-3:30, beginning bridge.

Belchertown

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 10, osteo; 11:30, bridge; 11:45, yoga; 12:30, mah jongg, Wii bowling, hand and foot; 2, flex and tone; Tuesdays: 9, crafts; 9:30, pitch; 10, osteo; 12:30, bingo; Wednesdays: 9, quilting; 9:30, flex and tone; 10, entertainment by Eddy C.; 10, bridge; 10:30, osteo; 12:30, movie; Thursdays: 9:30, pitch, oil painting; 10, Old Timer’s Band; 10, osteo; 12:30, bingo; 1:30, tai chi; Fridays: 9:30, yoga, pitch, knitting; 1, nickel nickel; 1:30, Zumba

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 9: 10, computers; Oct. 10: 10:30, Mass Relay presentation; Oct. 11: 9, massage; 10, computers; Oct. 12: 10, brown bag; 10:15, Genealogical Clues Program

Chesterfield

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 9:30-10:30, tai chi; Tuesdays: 10-11, chair yoga; Wednesdays: 1-4, mah jongg

Easthampton

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 1:30, mah jongg; 8 a.m.-4 p.m., fitness center; Tuesdays: 1-3, bingo; 6-8, ballroom dancing; 8 a.m.-4 p.m., fitness center; Wednesdays: 9:30 and 1, van to Big Y; 10:30, osteo class; 8 a.m.-4 p.m., fitness center; Thursdays: 11-1, Friend’s Cafe; 12:30, movie; 8 a.m.-8 p.m., fitness center; Fridays: 9, tai chi; 10 and 1, van to Big E’s Supermarket; 1, quilting

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 9: 9-12, Pneumonia Clinic; 1, Caregiver Support Group; Oct. 10: 1, Silver Serenaders practice; Oct. 11: 12:30, Curmudgeon and Procrastination group; 6, House Plant Clinic, $4

Goshen

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Second Tuesday every month: noon, Senior Luncheon. For information, call Rose at 268-9444.

Granby

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays-Fridays: noon, lunch; Mondays: 10, osteo exercise; Wednesdays: 1, cards for fun, pitch; Thursdays: 10, osteo exercise; Fridays: 9, cribbage group.

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 10: 10, Emergency preparedness presentation; Oct. 11: footcare by appointment, 11:30 blood pressure clinic

Hadley

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 9:30 cardio exercise; 10, writing workshop; 1:30, tai chi; Tuesdays: 9:30, osteo exercise; 12:30, games; Wednesdays: 8-12, nurse hours; 9:15, yoga; 9:30, cardio exercise; Thursdays: 9:30, osteo exercise; 10, shopping; 12:30, Mexican train dominos, mah jongg; Fridays: 10, Movement and Sculpt

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 11: 10, TRIAD/SALT Council; 12:30, Spanish class

Hatfield

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Tuesdays: 10:45-11:45, tai chi; 12:45, van to Big Y or Stop & Shop; Wednesdays: 1-3, bingo; Fridays: 12:45, van to Big Y or Stop & Shop

Northampton

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 9:30, low-impact exercise; 10, creative writing; 10:30, low-impact exercise; 11, computer tutor; 12:30, bowling at Canal Lanes; 1, needle workshop; Tuesdays: 9:30, Cup of Conversation; 12, scat/Michigan rummy; 1, duplicate bridge; 1:30, Stretching and Strengthening; 6, SHINE appointments; Wednesdays: 9:30 & 10:30, low-impact exercise; 12:30, bowling at Canal Lanes; 1, cribbage; 1:30, Scrabble; Thursdays: 10, gentle chair yoga; 10, The Wisdom Project; 12:30, beginner tap; 1, ping pong; 1:30, intermediate tap; 1:30, bingo; 1:30, mah jongg; 2:30, computer lab with tutor; Fridays: 8:20, dynamic fitness; 9:30 & 10:30, low-impact exercise; 12:30, bowling; 1, senior gay men drop-in; 1, SHINE appointments; 1:30, Stretching and Strengthening; 1:30, contract bridge; 2:45, yoga

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 9: 9, walking group; 11:30, Pizza with the Mayor; 12:30, sewing workshop; 6, SHINE appointments; Oct. 10: 10, photography class; 1, Out Books on Wheels; 1, The Dr. Is In; 7-9 p.m., 55 an Up Group Sing; Oct. 11: 8:30, SHINE appointments; 9, Safe Passage; 9, walking group; 10, brown bag; 1:30, NCOA Board meeting; Oct. 12: 9, intro to computers; 1, intermediate computers

Southampton

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 10, Comfort Doll knitting; 1, Board games; Tuesdays: 9, osteo exercise; Wednesdays: 10, mah jongg; 1, bingo; Thursdays: 10, computer class; 10, crafts; 1, Wii games

South County

(Deerfield, Sunderland, Whately)

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 10: 11, All About FRTA; 2, powerful tools; Oct. 5: 9:30, martial arts; 1, social hour

South Hadley

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Monday-Friday: 11:45-12:15, lunch; Mondays: 10, tai chi; 1, card games; Tuesdays: 1, movie, bingo, needlecraft; Wednesdays: 8, HIP; 10, osteo exercise; 1, pitch, mah jongg; Thursdays: 10, Travel Club; 1, Scrabble, quilting, Golden Agers; Fridays: 9:30, grocery shopping; 10, Coffee & Conversation; 10:30, osteo exercise; 1, knitting, card games

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Oct. 10: 1, Diabetes Support Group; Oct. 11: 10, Alzheimer’s support group; 12:30, blood pressure screening; 1, Veteran’s group; 1, Friend’s quarterly meeting

Westhampton

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 8, exercise, Town Hall; Tuesdays: 1, cards, games at Westhampton Woods, Unit F; First Thursdays: 12, potluck luncheon, Westhampton Congregational Church; Last Fridays: 1:30, COA meeting, Westhampton Woods, Unit F

Williamsburg

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 9:30-10:30, line dancing; 11-1, veterans agent; Tuesdays: 9, quilting; 9:30-10:30, cooking class; 10:30, osteo exercise at Nash Hill Place; 5:45-6:45, folk dancing; Tuesdays, Thursdays: 9:30-10:30, easy exercise at the town office building; Wednesdays: 10:30-11:30, Osteo exercise, town offices; Thursdays: 9:30-11, tai chi, town offices; 10-12, writing group, Meekins Library; 12:30, cards

ONGOING ACTIVITIES: Mondays: 9:30, walking group; 10, exercise; 10:30, Wii bowling; noon, lunch; Wednesdays: 9:15, Weighty Issues; 10, exercise; 10-2, nurse at the Town Hall; 10:30, Wii bowling; noon, lunch; Fridays: 9:30, bingo; 9:30, yoga; 10:30, osteo exercise; noon, lunch, cards and crafts.

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