Weekly Feature

2018-09-13 / Lifestyles

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, Sept. 14

Yoga: 9 - 10 a.m.
Woodcarvers: 9 a.m. - noon
Contract bridge: 9:15 a.m.
Group Leaders Meeting at GreenFields on Broadway: 9:30 a.m.
Chair massage: 10 a.m. - 12:55 p.m.
Wii Bowling League: 10:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Chair yoga: 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
Senior lunch: noon
Scrabble Club: 1 p.m.
Food Adventures - Chili: 1 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 17

Senior band rehearsal: 9 a.m.
Ceramics: 9 a.m. - noon
Quirky Quilters: 9 a.m.
Euchre: 9:30 a.m.
Men’s Chat at Elderwood: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Senior lunch: noon
Cheektowaga Seniors Club Special Bingo with
kitchen towel prizes: noon - 3 p.m.
Ceramics: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Doors open at the Leonard Post for the Celebration of Veterans and Seniors: 4:30 p.m.
Cheektowaga Historic Preservation meeting: 6 p.m.
Zumba: 6 - 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 18

Fitness class: 9 a.m.
AARP Safe Driving Class for the deaf: 9 a.m. - 3:30
Senior Men’s Club: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cribbage: 9:30 a.m.
Chair exercise: 10 - 10:45 a.m.
Watercolor painting: 10 a.m.
Watercolor painting (beginners): 11 a.m.
Senior lunch: noon
Card players club 1 p.m.
Choral Group rehearsal: 1 p.m
Cheektowaga Traffic Safety Meeting: 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 19

Contract bridge: 9:15 a.m.
Needles, Pins & Hookers: 9:15 a.m.-noon
Tai Chi: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Early bird pinochle: 10:30 a.m.
Senior lunch: noon
Mexican Train Dominos: 1 p.m.
Pinochle tournament: 1 p.m.
Protecting Consumers Seminar: 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 20

Fitness class: 9 a.m.
Ceramics: 9 a.m. - noon
Free blood pressure screenings: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
New member orientation: 9:30 a.m.
Advanced line dancing: 10 - 11:15 a.m.
Beginner line dancing: 11:15 a.m. - noon
Senior lunch: noon
Pizza Party: noon
Thursday Social Card Club: 12:30 p.m.
Marvelous Mahjong: 1 p.m.
Pokeno: 1 p.m.
Cheektowaga Historical Association Program
“An Enemy’s Perspective of the Burning of Buffalo” presented by Richard Feltoe: 7 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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