The Block Island Times

Island Adventures

By Kathleen Mitchell | Feb 22, 2013

Rumor has it ... that many of you have tried to get onto the “bibulletin” and couldn’t. Well, rest assured that the same thing happened to me and although it took some work I was able to join the bulletin board. But if you are one of those people that are still having trouble connecting, please call or email and we will help you to get set up. The bulletin has lots of great stuff that you don’t want to miss.


Precious Preschoolers: Call Tracy Heinz (575-8650) to set up sharing some time with these cute little folks.

Monday, February 25

Dining Delivered: If you would like a home cooked meal from the Block Island Grocery delivered to your kitchen table, please call Betsey (466-2339) $5

Tuesday, February 26

Chair Aerobics: Cancelled for today. But I bet you can still workout at home. Up! Down! Up! Down! Move that leg all around!

Lunch Bunch: 12:30-1:30 Community Center

Okay, what can I say that you don’t already know about Lunch Bunch? Come and join us. $4

Wednesday, February 27

Wednesday Walks: 10-10:30 a.m.

Walk and Talk at Heinz Field Track. Wear your boots. (This will be our last time meeting here as mud season is upon us. We will move back to Rebecca’s Statue in March)

Thursday, February 28

Dining Delivered: If you would like a home cooked meal, from the Block Island Grocery delivered to your table, please call Betsey (466-2339) $5

Friday, March 1

Chair Aerobics: Cancelled.

Soup Group: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Community Center. Guess who is making the soup for today and guess what they are serving? I’m not telling...$3

Saturday, March 2

Coffee, Tea or Smoothie Social: 9 -10 a.m. Community Center.

We have coffee and we have tea but why not try a smoothie? Meet with some new friends, try out a new recipe. See how satisfying a smoothie can be! Free

Upcoming Specials:

Thursday, March 7

Pequot Museum/Foxwoods/MGM: Join us for a day on the mainland, as we head to Connecticut to the Pequot Indian Museum and/or gaming at Foxwoods/MGM. Our recreation van will bring us down and back to the boat. Lunch is available at either place and shuttle is available to go between the museum and gaming. Wear your sneakers. $13 entrance for museum. No entrance fee for gaming. Please call or email in advance to sign up.

Saturday, March 16

Ukranian Egg Making: 12:30-2:30 p.m. Island Free Library

Becca Hollaway will teach us how to make these oh so beautiful and oh so delicate eggs. I have always wanted to learn how to do this. Have you? Please call or email to reserve your seat.

Monday, March 18

Logee Greenhouses: Join us for a day off island in Danielson, CT. Experience sights and smells of Spring with a private tour, followed by lunch at George’s Galley. Cost is ferry ticket and your lunch. First-come, first served for seats on the van! Please call or email to sign up.

In the Future

AARP Drivers Safety Course: Take this course and save on your Insurance. This class is being rescheduled for later in the spring, but I will take you name now if you are interested, and you will be first on the list. I will keep you posted.

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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