The Block Island Times

Island adventures

Brought to you by the Senior Advisory Committee
By Kathleen Mitchell: Senior Coordinator | Dec 11, 2012

Hope this weeks bulletin finds everyone a “Movin’ and a Groovin’” for our contest! Don’t worry if you haven’t gotten going yet, because you still have two full weeks left to earn points! Remember 1 point for exercising, 2 points if you exercise with someone, and 10 points if you have a support buddy! Anything counts!

Tuesday, December 11:

Precious Preschoolers : Sing along with Betty Fitzpatrick and those adorable preschoolers from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at the Community Center. If you would like to warm your heart and soul, join us as “Nana Betty” tickles the ivory! Free

Chair Aerobics: Join Robin Lewis and her enthusiastic gang at the Community Center from 10:30 to 11 a.m. for mostly seated chair exercise. This class is for all levels, to help you, strengthen, tone, improve balance and put a smile on your face! Class $3

Lunch Bunch: Join our fantastic bunch for a full course lunch. Only thing you have to bring is your appetite. Everyone is invited to share this meal with us at the Community Center from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. $4

Thursday, December 13:

“Greetings”: Holiday matinee play and buffet at the Newport Playhouse. “A comic jewel” unfolds as as a Catholic man brings home his Jewish fiancé for the holidays.

Friday, December 14:

Soup Group: Share a warm bowl of delicious soup while you catch up with friends in this cozy group. 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Community Center.

All are welcome. $3

.... and...Upcoming Events in December:

Wednesday, December 19:

Sea Glass Jewelry: Back by poplar demand, Barbara Battey teaches us how to make sea-glass earrings. At the Community Center at 1 p.m.

Christmas Carols, Cookies and Caravan: Would you like to be picked up at your home and brought to the community center for Christmas songs and cookies and then take a ride around the island with us to see the Christmas Tree Lights all lit up? Great! Then give us a call and put us on your calendar. From 4 to 6 p.m.

Thursday, December 20:

Shopping Stroll in Wickford, Food Shopping in Wakefield: Call to sign up at 466-7712. Off island for the day.

Friday, December 21:

Last day of “Get a Movin’ and a Groovn’ Contest. Winner and winnings announced!

That’s all for now...Call me with any questions or suggestions (466-7712). See you soon, Kathleen


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