Milford Senior Center: Week of Aug. 1, 2016



   The Milford Senior Center is a partner agency of the United Way of Milford.

               08-1-2016 – 08-07-2016

The Milford Senior Center at 9 Jepson Drive offers a variety of programs, activities and services for Milford residents 55 years of age and older.  Effective July 1, 2014, the Milford Council on Aging Board of Directors voted to increase membership dues to $15.00 a year.   For members who do not live in Milford, the yearly membership fee will increase to $25.00 a year.  Call 203 877-5131 or visit our website Link to Contacts to Program Director Amanda Berry for information.

Night Time Programs: Monday evenings. The Center will be open Monday evenings, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Members can enjoy cards, pool and games. See schedule below.

Visit our website for   complete information on all the Center’s programs and services. Classes at the Milford Senior Center are free; however, donations are accepted and welcomed.

MONDAY August 1, 2016

9:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts

10:00 a.m. Ballroom Aerobics

11:00 a.m. Intro to Ballroom steps

1:00 p.m. Bingo, Mahjongg, Scrabble

1:00 p.m. Art Class

4:00 p.m. Line Dance

5:30 p.m. Pickle Ball- Experienced

6:30 Model Railroad Group

On Mondays, the Senior Center is open until 8:00 p.m.

TUESDAY, August 2, 2016

9:15 a.m. Beginner’s Line Dance Class

9:30 a.m. Stretch, Strengthen and Stabilize

10:00 a.m. Ceramics Class

10:00 a.m. Gospel Choir- will resume September 6

10:30 a.m. Osteoporosis Preventative Exercise Class

1:00 p.m. Club C meeting followed by Bingo

1:00 p.m. Book Club- Last Tuesday of the month

1:30 p.m. Tap Dance Class

2:00 p.m. Quilting Group

4:15 p.m. Yoga Class

WEDNESDAY, August 3, 2016

9:30 a.m. Intermediate Tai Chi Class

9:30 a.m. Beading Class

10:00 a.m. MSC Band Rehearsal

10:00 a.m. Country/Western Line Dance Class

10:30 a.m. Beginners Tai Chi Class

1:00 p.m. French Class

1:00 p.m. Bingo

1:00 p.m. Wii Bowling

THURSDAY, August 4, 2016

9:05 a.m. Yoga

9:30 a.m. Beginner computer class-September 29th for 8 weeks

10:00 a.m. Writers Unlimited August 11th and 25th

10:15 a.m. Line Dance Class

10:30 QI Qong

11:00 a.m. Italian Fun Circle –will begin again in the Fall.

11:00 a.m. Intermediate Computer Class September 29 for 8 weeks

1:00 p.m. Wii Bowling

1:00 p.m. Knitting Class

1:00 p.m. Bingo

FRIDAY, August 5, 2016

9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. free haircuts- call front desk for an appointment 203 877-5131

9:00 a.m. Ceramics Class

9:30 a.m. Stretch, Strengthen & Stabilize

10:00 a.m. Creative Writing Class

10:30 a.m. Choral Group

1:00 p.m. Mahjongg.

1:00 1st week- Meditation

1:30 p.m. Pickle Ball- Beginner *

Pickle ball starts at 1:30 p.m. On Movie Matinee days, Pickle Ball starts at 3:00 p.m.

On movie matinee day Pickle Ball Pickle Ball will start at 3:00 p.m. August 28 there will be no Pickle Ball.

SUNDAY, August 7, 2016

The Milford Senior Center is open Sunday at noon till 4:00 p.m. for cards and bingo, billiards and special program events.  The pool room is open 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Hot dogs are available at $1.50 each.

The Milford Senior Center offers lunch daily, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.  Lunch tickets may be purchased at the office window from 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Lunch ticket prices: complete dinner- $3.00 includes soup and dinner- Sandwich only $1.25. Soup only $.50. A vegetarian meal is offered: tossed salad or Peanut butter and Jelly sandwich daily for $1.00. Salad of the day is available as a cold plate for only $1.00.  All meals include hot coffee or tea, rolls with butter and dessert.


Monday, Baked fish with lemon, green beans, roasted potatoes; Tuesday, Chicken Ala King over rice, green beans; Wednesday, American Chop Suey, tossed salad, biscuits; Thursday, seafood salad, cold plate with fresh fruit and corn bread; Friday, stuffed shells with garlic bread, tossed salad.


A last chance opportunity for the “bucket list trip” to South Africa, Victoria Falls & Botswana.

10/15-28th  …$7779.00 pp. dbl. Cape Town, Chobe National Park 7 Wildlife Safari’s & MORE!

A small group tour with only a couple of seats left, .escorted from Milford. Incredible and inclusive... call for flyers.

“COACH TOURS” –2015 was a success! Look at 2016 Line up! And open to members & non-members!

8/3 Texas Tenors @ Foxwood $89.00

8/14 Carmen @ Opera Theatre of CT..$85.00 (lunch included) Pre talk & performance!

Always sells out! A wonderful day!

8/15 Mohegan Sun $27.00 New time, departs 11:15 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

9/1 Million Dollar Quartet @ Westchester Dinner Theatre. $95.00 Lunch incl. Rock &Roll History

9/3 Texas Tenors @ Foxwood $89.00 casino package includes free lunch buffet and reserved seats for 2:00 p.m. America’s Got Talent. Call for availability.

9/21 Swan Lake @ Bushnell...$65.00 (snack bag included) Full length production featuring Russia’s brightest ballet stars, done in 3 acts with 2 intermissions. An evening to remember!

9/28 Man of La Mancha @ Ivoryton...$65.00 (lunch included)

10/2 Disenchanted @ Bushnell...$ 70.00 (snack bag included) The hilarious hit musical that is such fun! Forget the princesses you think you know, meet the new Snow White & her posse!

10/30 “Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder” @ Bushnell $95.00 (snack bag included)

Getting away with murder can be so much fun! Another hilarious show that one the 2014 Tony for best musical!

Broadway Series @  Bushnell - $106.00 American In Paris… An American soldier, a mysterious French girl in an indomitable European City, A Must see! must be booked by July 11th!

“THE SHORTER VERSION” TRIPS (shorter, more local, and less costly, less frills)

 ** These trips include transportation, lunch or snack, entertainment and gratuities.

Sign up with payment only! Or call Kathy for information. 203 877-5131 ext. 2119

Member’s first priority (for Shorter Version only, then nonmembers); Flyers available for all!

8/14 Carmen @ Opera Theatre of CT. $85.00 lunch, pre talk and performance.

8/27 Rent @ Ivoryton $65.00 lunch included

9/21 Swan Lake @ Bushnell $65.00 lunch included

9/28 Man of La Mancha @ Ivoryton $70.00

10/30 Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder @ Bushnell $95.00

Broadway Series @ Bushnell $106.00 American In Paris Must be booked by July 11 203 877-5131.

Coach Tour trips as well as our long Tours are open to everyone; you don’t have to be a member.

And of course these are operated on a 45 passenger Coach Tour Bus, not our senior buses. Departures

Are from Milford, one stop only, not shared coaches. And again, we have the best drivers with Coach!

All those detailed flyers are also on the Travel Wall….. Always ask!

Trips are NON refundable unless noted or can be re-sold. We do take a waitlist for MOST ALL trips.

Trips are operated on our buses and occasional school bus. We can take a maximum of 13 persons per bus so sign up early! Member’s first priority…   Payment in full with reservation only.. Stop by for flyers and

Brochures on all of our tours.