Senior Center calendar: 8-15 to 8-21

    The Milford Senior Center is a partner agency of the United Way of Milford.
                08-15-2016 – 08-21-2016
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 15, 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. Conn. Audubon Society presentation
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 16, 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
11:00 a.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 17, 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
1:15 p.m. AARP Safe Driver Class Call 203-888-0092 to register.
THURSDAY, August 18, 2016
9:05 a.m. Yoga
9:30 a.m. Beginner computer class-September 29th for 8 weeks
10:00 a.m. Writers Unlimited 25th
10:15 a.m. Line Dance Class
10:00 a.m. Chiropractic presentation
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 19, 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 2nd week- Drum & Rythym Circle
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 21, 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, Tortellini with Shrimp Florentine, mixed vegetables; Tuesday, meatloaf with gravy, mashed potatoes, buttered corn; Wednesday, Kielbasa with Sauerkraut, potatoes, carrots; Thursday, chicken Tenders with applesauce, cole slaw, baked beans; Friday, Eggplant Rollatini, tossed salad, pasta side, garlic bread.
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!
9/13 The Tenement Museum lower east side Manhattan; don’t miss this slice of American history. Discover how immigrants survived, visit  their restored homes and places of work.  Don’t miss it!
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!
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
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.