Milford Senior Center calendar: 3-27 to 4-2

    The Milford Senior Center is a partner agency of the United Way of Milford.
                03-27-2017 – 04-2-2017
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.
Tax Preparations The VITA Program will be providing free income tax preparation for all ages and low income families on Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Mondays 5:00 pm. To 8:00 p.m. April 18.  Participants will be required to register by calling TEAM at 203 736-5420- ext. 206.
Tax Preparations: AARP volunteers will be providing free income tax preparation from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday through April 14.  Participants will be required to register by calling 203 877-5131.
MONDAY March 27, 2017
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. Pickle Ball -experienced
6:30 Model Railroad Group
On Mondays, the Senior Center is open until 8:00 p.m.
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017
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
10:30 a.m. Osteoporosis Preventative Exercise Class
11:30 a.m. Book Club- Last Tuesday of the month
1:00 p.m. Club C meeting followed by Bingo
1:00 p.m. Healthy Living
1:30 p.m. Tap Dance Class
2:00 p.m. Quilting Group
4:15 p.m. Yoga Class
WEDNESDAY, March 29, 2017
9:30 a.m. Intermediate Tai Chi 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, March 30, 2017
9:05 a.m. Yoga
10:15 a.m. Line Dance Class
10:30 QI Gong.
11:00 The Italian Fun Circle
1:00 p.m. Wii Bowling
1:00 p.m. Knitting Class
1:00 p.m. Bingo
Next computer class session will begin in the spring of 2017
FRIDAY, March,  31,2017
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 and Stabilize
10:00 a.m. Creative Writing Class
10:30 a.m. Choral Group
10:45 a.m. Meditation.
1:30 p.m.  Pickle Ball Beginner
SUNDAY April 2, 2017
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 lunch 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.
MILFORD SENIOR CENTER  MENU March 27, March 31-2017
Monday-Eggplant Rollatini, tossed salad, garlic bread; Tuesday, meatloaf with gravy, mashed potatoes, buttered corn; Wednesday, baked chicken with egg noodles and gravy, carrots; Thursday, sliced ham with pineapple, macaroni and cheese, buttered peas; Friday, baked fish with lemon and tartar sauce, sweet potatoes, green beans.
A Note from Kathy… Well as I get this ready for the press, we are expecting a snow storm tomorrow and another possible “nor’easter” on Tuesday! March will go out like a lion as they say! So hope when you get this it is truly SPRING! Our last presentation thinks “Holidays!”
Join me on Monday April 24th @ 5:00 pm for a slide show on Music Cities Holidays Tour
December 1-8th.. Featuring Nashville, Memphis & New Orleans, all decked out for Christmas!
             Kathy Wachter, Travel Coordinator

COACH TOURS” – (the Big Buses) - Open to members & non-members!
4/17 MOHEGAN SUN-($27.00 Must be spring - Includes $15.00 food credit & a free spin on wheel
4/25 Daffodil Days … $115.00 Head to RI for the day, lunch at the Lobster Pot, then to Blithewold,a 33 acre summer estate with views of Narragansett Bay, a guided tour, 10’s of thousands of yellow Daffodils!
5/22-24 Boston Pops & Salem! …$528.00 dbl. Quincy Market, Boston Freedom Trail, Boston Common & Public Garden, Black Bay, Copley Square, the Old State House & more. Harvard & MIT, Arthur Feidler Night with Keith Lockhart @ Boston Pops. A full day of touring in Salem, what history! Fully guided, hosted, all tours, gratuities, 2 breakfasts & 2 dinners… Too much to mention... come by for flyer!
5/25 MAMMA MIA @ Westchester Broadway Theatre...$95.00 Hard to get enough of this show!
8/20 MUSEUM WITHOUT WALLS in Newburgh NY...$90.00 Nestled in the Historic Waterfront with views of the Hudson Valley lunch at The River Grill, then we spend the afternoon at Storm King Art Center …widely celebrated as one of the world’s leading sculpture parks … what an incredible day!
8/26-29 MONTREAL &QUEBEC...4 days/3 nights, RT Milford, escorted, deluxe coach, all gratuities, sightseeing, 4 meals, Montreal, City tour, Notre Dame, Dominican Square, Mount Royal then travel along the St. Lawrence to Quebec. Touring The Walled City, Dufferin Terrace, Chateau Frontenac, Place Royal, St. Anne de Beaupre, & Montmorency Falls - A stop at Duty Free on the way home! Call for details!
“SHORTER VERSION” TripsOpen to members only. These, sell out FAST! Trips are operated on our transit buses, shorter, inclusive and less expensive….
The Broadway Series @ Bushnell.Non-refundable unless can resell, snack bags included and time before shows to take in the café for a light bite too..  All Orchestra Seats Always!
4/30 - CIRCUS 1903  A New Addition to BROADWAY! $100.00; an incredible new cirque show!
6/4 - THE KING & I  THE Timeless CLASSIC! $120.00 you can never see this one too many times!

On the Travel Wall...Daily - come by for detailed flyer… (Lunch included on all of these)
4/18 Dueling Piano’s @Aqua Turf...$60.00 What a show!!!! Energizing, entertaining & comedic!
4/21 Let’s Hang on @ Nelson Hall - 4 Seasons Tribute. $60.00 A full blown stage production. This is truly an incredible show; you’ll be singing along and reminiscing for sure!
4/27 Tapestry @ Nelson Hall (Carol King Tribute).. $60.00 The 1970 famous concert Tapestry”
WOW a super show and wonderful day don’t miss it!
5/7 Biloxi Blues @ Ivoryton …$65.00 During WWII, a young Jewish man is drafted and sent to boot camp in Biloxi, MISS, where he faces the challenges of infernal heat, a psychotic drill sergeant & the challenges of manhood.. A comedy based on stage play by Neil Simon (somewhat autobiographical).
5/20 Romeo & Juliet @ CT Opera Theatre, Clinton. $70.00 the geniuses of Gounod & Shakespeare combined in a delightful paring of opera & verse with singers & actors! Not the full opera an exciting must see presentation!  
AIR/LAND TOURS - UK by Rail featuring Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.. Music Cities Holidays..Featuring Nashville (Opryland), Memphis (Graceland), New Orleans (incredible!) 
All 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 all our trips! Call…203 877-5131 ext. 2119