The Block Island Times

Island Adventures

Brought to you by the Senior Advisory Committee
By Kathleen Mitchell | Jan 25, 2013


Precious Preschoolers: Set up a time in advance with Tracy Heinz (575-8650) if you would like to spend a short session with our wee ones at the Block Island Early Learning Center. She can suggest activities to share.

Monday, January 28:

Dining Delivered: It’s Meatloaf Monday at the Block Island Grocery, but it could be at your dining room table if you call Betsey at 466-2339, in advance, to order your delivery. $5

Tuesday, January 29:

Chair Aerobics: Wanna feel fit and fabulous? Join this class with Robin at the Community Center from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $3

Lunch Bunch: Did you just work up an appetite with Robin? Then bring it here to an incredible sit down spread at the Community Center from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. $4

Wednesday, January 30:

Wednesday Walk: You know you want to... you always feel better after you do. It’s free and it’s fun and it’s at the Heinz Field on the track. See you there at 10 a.m.

Men’s Marinara Cooking Class: Straight from a small, Italian, hilltop town, Sandra Kelly will share her century old recipe, for the most marvelous, mouth watering, Marinara Sauce! Open to men who only know how to boil water. Bring a container to take home your share of the sauce and remember you will be sworn to secrecy regarding this recipe! You must call Sandra at 466-2802 to reserve your spot in her private kitchen from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free. Ciao!

Thursday, January 31:

Dining Delivered: For our specials seniors, you may have a yummy lunch delivered to your tummy by calling Betsey, in advance, at 466-2339. $5

Friday, February 1:

Chair Aerobics: Okay, well if you didn’t keep your New Year’s Resolution, on January 1st to get in shape, then you can start today — February 1 — at the Community Center from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. with Robin. $3

Soup Group: What’s better than ice cold lemonade on a hot day? Answer: warm, savory soup on a cold day, at the Community Center from 12:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.! $3

Saturday, February 2:

Coffee Tea or Smoothie Social: Even if the Groundhog does see his shadow, it doesn’t mean that you don’t want to jump up and join us at the Community Center from 9 a.m. to 10 a. m. and try something new for the start of your day. $1

Reach Kathleen Mitchell, RDH, CHC, at, at 401-466-5419, ext 2, or at P.O. Box 220, Block Island, RI 02807.

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