Senior Notes: Giant Indoor Yard Sale on Saturday at Senior Center
Jul 23, 2014 03:19PM
By Ashley Springman
The next Men’s Group meeting will be held on Thursday, July 24th at 9:00 AM. All men 60+ are welcome.
The Friends of the Elderly and will hold an indoor YARD SALE at the Senior Center on Saturday, July 26th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Table space is available to the general public at $15 per table or $25 for two. There will be 30 tables of treasures, a bake table, and a lunch table, featuring Chef Nick's corn chowder. The Yard Sale is being held rain or shine. The public is welcome and admission is free. Mark your calendars for this big event.
DJ Jon Mansfield will be back to the Senior Center for an afternoon dance on Monday, July 28th. Those who obtain a ticket by July 23rd will have lunch included in the $6 ticket price.
Rep Jim Miceli will hold office hours on Tuesday July 29th from 9:30AM to 11:30AM at the Senior Center.
The National Night Out Against Crime will be held on August 5th at the Senior Center. This event is put on by the Police and Fire Departments. There will be a car show and cookout starting at 4:30PM and then a movie for the kids starting at 6:15PM. Why not come down, it’s free and a lot of fun.
Tickets are on sale now for the August 6th Foxwood’s trip. The cost of this trip is $30 per person and includes motor coach transportation, a casino package and the driver gratuity.
The next foot care clinic will be held on Thursday August 7th. At this time that clinic is full. We have been able to put on two clinics in August. We also have one on August 21st. Call the office 978-640-4482 and speak to Jan to book an appointment on August 21st.
There is a Cootie Party Scheduled at the Senior Center at 12:30 on Monday August 11th. The cost is $4.00 per person and all are welcome.
On August 15, 2014 the GAC will hold a fashion show featuring clothes from the Upscale Consignment Shop. The cost to attend is a $10 donation and we are still looking for models.
The next Diabetes Academy will be held on Tuesday August 19th. Karen Orband, RN BSN CDE holds these informative sessions here at the Senior Center once per month. Come on down and learn a little more about Diabetes.
The MS Support Group will hold its monthly meeting next Monday, August 21st at 10:00 AM. This group is open the public.
The public is reminded that the Senior Center’s Upscale Consignment Boutique and the Snooti Patooti Gift Shop have some great deals! Please note: the Snooti Patooti Hours change in the summer, Mon-Thurs 11am-1pm and Fri 9-11am. The Upscale Consignment Boutique’s hours remain the same. All proceeds from the shops support the programs and activities at the Senior Center.
Lastly, the Senior Center was accepted into this year’s Applefest Craft fair, taking place at the Tewksbury Memorial High School on Saturday October 25th, from 9am-3pm. We are looking for volunteers to craft for this event. The Senior Center will cover the cost of supplies and then all proceeds will be returned to the center. If interested, please contact COA Director Ashley Stuart at the number listed above.