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Events For Seniors

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

Amherst

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Mon.-Fri.: 11:45, lunch; March 11: 8:30, function well exercise, osteo exercise; 9:30, drawing workshop; 11, gentle fitness; 12:30, arthritis exercise, bridge, health services; 1, Mexican train; 1:30, Alexander technique; 3-4, watercolor painting, tai chi; March 12: 8:30, function well exercise; 9-4, massage; 9:30, blood pressure clinic, yoga; 10, Singer Financial Seminar, SALT at police department; 10:45, line dancing; 11, travel club; 12:30, mah jongg; 1, folk dancing, cosmology, Scrabble; 2:30, osteo exercise; 3-4:30, ear irrigation; March 13: 8:30, osteo exercise; 9:30, free bread, produce; 10-11, Edward Jones Financial Seminar; 10-11:30, Artist’s Way, yoga; 11, gentle fitness; 12, bridge; 12:30, arthritis exercise; 2, new options; March 14: 8:30, function well exercise; 9, painting, acupuncture; 9-1, AARP tax assistance; 9:30, yoga; 10:45, Name That Tune; 12:30, health services; 1, memoir writing; 1:30, Geneology Seminar; 2:30, osteo exercise; March 15: 9, cribbage, crafts; 9:40, foot care and ear irrigation; 9:45, ballroom dancing; 11-11:30, gentle fitness; 12:30, arthritis exercise; 1, Mexican Train; 1:30, Facebook Basics; 3, How to install Skype

Belchertown

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Mon.-Fri.: 11:45, lunch, reservation required, $2; March 11: 10:30, Nurse Amador; 10, osteo exercise; 11:30, bridge; 11:45, yoga; 12:30 Wii bowling; 12:30, hand and foot; 2, flex and tone; March 12: 9, foot care, computers, crafts; 9:30, pitch; 10, osteo exercise, chordials; 10:45, Activities meeting; 12:30, bingo; March 13: 9, quilting; 9:30, flex and tone; 10, osteo exercise, bridge; 10:30, Chocolate and Coffee; 12:30, movie “Downton Abbey”; March 14: massage appointments; 9, computers; 9:30, pitch, oil painting; 10, osteo exercise, computers, Old Timers; 10, St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Celebration; 12:30, bingo; 1:30, tai chi; March 15: 9:30, pitch, yoga, knitting; 1, Nickel Nickel; 1:30, Zumba

Chesterfield

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 9:30-10:30, tai chi; March 12: 10-11, Chair Yoga; March 13: 1-4, mah jongg

Cummington

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 9:30, osteo exercise; 1:30, needlecrafters

Easthampton

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 10, van to Springfield Armory and Salvatore’s Restaurant; 1:30, mah jongg; 1, Brain Fitness Informational Seminar; 8 a.m.-4 p.m., fitness center; March 12: 1, bingo, Caregiver’s Support Group; 6-8, ballroom dancing; 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., fitness center; March 13: 9:30 and 1, van to Big Y; 10:30, osteo exercise class; 2, Ear Acupuncture Seminar; 8 a.m.-4 p.m., fitness center; March 14: 9-12, SHINE Counseling by appointment; 11-1, Friend’s Cafe; 12:30, Easthampton Procrastination Society; 12:30 & 5:30, movie, “Soul Surfer”; 1-4, AVADA hearing clinic; 2:30, book reading circle; 5:30, SAGE sponsored movie, “Milk”; 5:45, Cardio Dance class; 7, tai chi; 8 a.m.-8 p.m., fitness center; March 15: 9, tai chi, Friend’s meeting; 9-12, AARP Tax Assistance; 10 a.m., van to Big E’s Supermarket; 1, quilting

Goshen

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 12: 12, Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, contact Rosemarie for more information, 268-9444

Granby

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Monday through Friday: noon, luncheon; March 11: 10, osteo exercise; 11, lunch out at the Dockside; March 12: 12:30, quilting group, 1, shopping at Big Y; March 13: 9:15, SALT meeting at the Public Safety Complex; 1, fun card group; March 14: 9, foot care; 10, osteo exercise; 11, Choralites Irish Music performance; 11:30, blood pressure clinic; March 15: 9, cribbage group; 1, movie and popcorn, “Life of Pi”

Hadley

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: SHINE by appointment; 10, writing workshop; 1:30 tai chi; March 12: 9:30, osteo exercise; 10:30, COA meeting; 10:45, knitting; 12:30, games; March 13: 8-12, nurse hours; 9:15, yoga; 10, Veteran’s Services; 11, trip to Brewmaster’s Tavern and Williamsburg General Store; 12:30-3, mah jongg; March 14: 9:30, osteo exercise, SALT Council; 10, shopping; 12:30, Mexican train dominos; 12:30, Spanish class; March 15: 10, Movement and Sculpt

Hatfield

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 12: 10:45-11:45, tai chi; 12:45, van to Big Y or Stop & Shop; March 13: 1-3, bingo; March 15: 12:45, van to Big Y or Stop & Shop

Northampton

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 8:20, dynamic fitness; 9:30 & 10:30, low-impact exercise; 10, creative writing; 11, computer tutor; 12:15, Massage and Bodyworks Clinic; 12:30, Origami workshop, must preregister; 12:30, bowling at Canal Lanes; 1, needle workshop; March 12: 9:30, Cup of Conversation; 11:30, pizza with the mayor; 12, scat/Michigan rummy; 12:30, sewing workshop; 6, yoga; March 13: 8:15, trip to Foxwoods; 8:20, dynamic fitness; 10:30, intro to Facebook, must preregister; 12:30, bowling at Canal Lanes; 1, cribbage, timeless tunes, Scrabble; 2:45, yoga; March 14: 10, The Wisdom Project, brown bag; 10:15, gentle chair yoga; 11:30, 2nd year beginner tap; 12:30, 1st year beginner tap; 1, mah jongg, readers and thinkers; 1:30, intermediate tap, bingo; March 15: 8:20, dynamic fitness; 9:30 & 10:30, low-impact exercise; 11:30, Pot O’Luck Luncheon; 12:30, bowling; 1, SHINE appointments, senior gay men drop-in, bridge; 2:30 & 3:30, computer tutor; 2:45, yoga

Southampton

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 10, Comfort Doll knitting; March 12: 9, osteo exercise; March 13: 10, mah jongg; 1, bingo; March 14: 10, computer class; 10, crafts; 1, Wii games

South County

(Deerfield, Sunderland, Whately)

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 9:30, relaxation group; 10, exercise; 10:30, Wii bowling; 11, Jason Dorval and Safety Issues; noon, lunch, 1, Social Hour; March 13: foot doctor by appointment; 9:30, relaxation group; 9:30, weighty issues; 10, exercise; 10:30, Wii bowling; 11, Steve Damon Folk Dancing; 12, lunch; March 15: 9:30, bingo, martial arts; 10:30, osteo exercise; noon, lunch; 1, Social Hour

South Hadley

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: Mon.-Fri.: 11:45-12:15, lunch. March 11: 9:30, foot nurse by appointment; 10, music appreciation, tai chi; 1, poker, pinochle, canasta, mah jongg; 4, COA Board; March 12: 9-12, SHINE appointments; 10, beginning exercise; 1, bingo, needlecraft; March 13: 8, Hip; 9-12, AARP Tax assistance by appointment; 9:30, grocery shopping; 10, travel club; 12:45, Choralites Concert; 1, mah jongg, pitch; 2, Diabetic Support Group; March 14: 10, travel club, beginning exercise, Veteran’s meeting; 12:30, blood pressure screening; 1, Scrabble, quilting, Golden Agers, Middle School Band concert; March 15: 9:30, grocery shopping; 10, coffee and conversation; 10, mah jongg teach and learn; 10:30, osteo exercise; 11:30, Rep. John Scibak; 1, knitting, bridge, cribbage, cards

Westhampton

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 8, exercise group, Town Hall; March 12: 1, cards and games, Westhampton Woods; March 13: 8, exercise group, Town Hall; March 15: 8, exercise group, Town Hall;

Williamsburg

ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: March 11: 10:30-11:30, line dancing; 11:30-2:30, veterans agent; March 12: 9:30-10:30, osteo exercise at the church; 11:30, congregate meals; March 13: 11:30, congregate meals; March 14: 9:30-1:30, tax help; 9:30-10:30, easy tai chi, free; 10:30-11:30, intermediate tai chi, small charge; 11:30, congregate meals; 12:30, cards and games; 1-2, yoga

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