Weekly Feature

2017-11-09 / Lifestyles

Bee Senior News

All events, except where indicated, are held at the Cheektowaga Senior Center, 3349 Broadway. To use the center, seniors must be age 60 or older, as well as residents of the Town of Cheektowaga, including the Village of Sloan and the Village of Depew, west of Transit Road. For more information, call 686-3930.

Friday, Nov. 10 and Saturday, Nov. 11

Center closed

Sunday, Nov. 12

It’s Fall About You (Millennium Hotel Buffalo): 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 13

Senior Band rehearsal: 9 a.m.

Quirky Quilters Club: 9 a.m.

Ceramics: 9 a.m. - noon

Wellcare information: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Euchre: 9:30 a.m.

University Express (Forgiveness): 10 a.m.

Senior lunch: noon

Ceramics: 1 - 4 p.m.

Bringing Smiles Through Creativity: 1 p.m.

Zumba: 6 - 7 p.m.

CREB meeting: 7:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 14

Elvis: King of Rock ‘n’ Roll (bus): 8:45 a.m.

Fitness class: 9 a.m.

AARP Safe Driving class: 9 a.m. - noon

Senior Men’s Club: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cribbage: 9:30 a.m.

2018 Medicare Part D Drug Costs: 10 a.m. - noon

Chair Exercise: 10 - 10:45 a.m.

Watercolor painting: 10 a.m.

Watercolor painting (new students): 11:00 a.m.

Senior lunch: noon

Meet and greet (Melanie, Senior Center massage therapist): noon - 2 p.m.

University Express (Reimagining Transportation): 1 p.m.

Card Players Club: 1 p.m.

Choral group rehearsal: 1 p.m.

Symphony Rehearsal: 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 15

AARP Safe Driving class: 9 a.m. - noon

Contract bridge: 9:15 a.m.

Needles, Pins & Hookers: 9:15 a.m.

Tai Chi: 9:30 a.m.

Craft (gingerbread person shelf-sitter): 10 a.m.

Early Bird Pinochle: 10:30 a.m.

Senior lunch: noon

Pinochle Tournament: 1 p.m.

Mexican train dominoes: 1 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 16

Fitness class: 9 a.m.

Ceramics: 9 a.m. - noon

Free blood pressure screening: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Univera information session: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Advanced line dancing: 10 - 11:15 a.m.

Lottery Lunch Bunch: 11:15 a.m.

Beginner line dancing: 11:15 a.m. - noon

Senior lunch: noon

Couples Club: 12:30 a.m.

Marvelous Mahjong: 1 p.m.

Bingo: 1 p.m.

Historical Association meeting: 6 p.m.

Van Service

The Town of Cheektowaga operates five vans to pick up senior citizens, age 60-plus, who cannot use any conventional means of transportation, at their home and take them to the doctor, food shopping and other necessary services. This is a curb-to-curb service. Residents requiring assistance getting in or out of their homes or the van should bring a friend or family member along to assist them. Van reservations for medical appointments can be made a minimum of 24 hours and a maximum of two weeks in advance. All other appointments can be made a minimum of 24 hours and a maximum of one week in advance. To make a reservation, call 858-7433.

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