Milford Senior Center calendar: Sept. 2-8

The Milford Senior Center will be closed at the end of business Friday, March 13.

The Milford Senior Center will be closed at the end of business Friday, March 13.

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The Milford Senior Center, 9 Jepson Drive, offers a variety of programs, activities and services for residents age 55 and older. Membership dues are $15/year. Nonresidents pay $25/year. For more information, call 203-877-5131 or visit

Ahrens program

The Ahrens program provides recreation, nutrition and educational activities for older adults with cognitive impairments. The program also enables caregivers to have several hours of respite while the participant is being supervised by staff members and volunteers. For details, contact Rita Whiskeyman, Ahrens program coordinator, or Christine Lyas, social service worker, 203-877-5131.

Nighttime programs

The center will be open Monday from 6-8 p.m. for cards, pool and games.

Monday, Sept. 2 — The center will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Tuesday, Sept. 3 — 9:15 beginner’s line dance, chess; 9:30 a.m. stretch, strengthen and stabilize; 10 gospel choir, ceramics class; 10:30 osteoporosis preventative exercise class; 11 MSC book club, Need to Know, by Karen Cleveland; 1 Club C meeting followed by bingo, tap dance class, quilting group; 1:15 yoga class.

Wednesday, Sept. 4 — 9:30 Tai Chi intermediate, beading; 10 MSC band rehearsal; 10:30 country western line dance class, tai chi beginner parquet room; 1 bingo, Wii bowling, Happy Hookers knitting group; 4 zumba gold.

Thursday, Sept. 5 — 9:15 yoga; 10 chess, Writers Unlimited; 10:30 line dance class, qi gong; 11 Italian cultural class; 1 Wii bowling; bingo, knitting, Avoid the Flu discussion.

Friday, Sept. 6 — 9-11:30 free haircuts, call for appointment; 9:30 stretch, strengthen and stabilize, meditation; 10 ceramics, creative writing, choral group; 10:45 Let Your Yoga Dance; 1 pickleball beginners, chess.

Sunday, Sept. 8 — The center is open from noon-4 p.m. for cards and bingo, billiards. The pool room is open 9-4:30. Sandwiches and chips are available for $2 each.

The center offers lunch Monday-Friday, noon-1. Lunch tickets may be purchased at the lunch window from 9:30-noon. A complete dinner, at $3, 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. Salad of the day is available as a cold plate for $1. All meals include hot coffee or tea, rolls with butter and dessert.

Lunch menu

Monday, closed; Tuesday, swedish meatballs over egg noodles, broccoli; Wednesday, kielbasa with sauerkraut, potatoes, carrots; Thursday, bbq chicken, potato salad, baked beans; Friday, breaded fish, lemon and tartar, potatoes, cole-slaw.


Sept. 1, Cabaret at Ivoryton, $70; Sept. 5, Westchester Dinner Theatre, $102; Sept. 17, Come Fly With Me, Rob Zapulla celebrates the music of Sinatra, $65; Sept. 18, River Quest Tree Swallows, $68; Sept. 23, Tours of Distinction — Galapagos Islands Retreat; Oct. 7, Mohegan Sun, $27; Oct. 8, Delaware & Ulster 1st Class Luncheon Train, $115; Oct. 15 Polka Band at Aqua Turf, $65; Oct. 17, Pumpkintown & Village USA, $43; Oct. 20, Book of Mormon at Bushnell, $120; Oct. 24, Woody Sez at Ivoryton, $70; Oct. 29, Oktoberfest at Kruckers in the Catskills, $99; Nov. 26, NYC annual Train Show at Botanical Gardens, $120; Dec. 1-6, Santa Fe Holidays tour, $2,369; Dec. 11, Holiday tour of Tour of Lyndhurst Mansion & Union Church of Pocantico Hills, $125.