Senior Center calendar: 10-03 to 10-09

    The Milford Senior Center is a partner agency of the United Way of Milford.
                10-03-2016 – 10-09-2016
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 October 3, 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
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, October 4, 2016
9:15 a.m. Beginner’s Line Dance Class
9:30 a.m. Stretch, Strengthen and Stabilize
10:00 a.m. Ceramics Class
10:30 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. What is Normal Aging- discussion
1:30 p.m. Tap Dance Class
2:00 p.m. Quilting Group
4:15 p.m. Yoga Class
WEDNESDAY, October 5, 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, October 6, 2016
9:05 a.m. Yoga
9:30 a.m. Computer class
10:00 a.m. Writers Unlimited – October 6th and 20th
10:15 a.m. Line Dance Class
10:30 QI Qong
1:00 p.m. Wii Bowling
1:00 p.m. Knitting Class
1:00 p.m. Bingo
FRIDAY, October 7, 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
10:45 a.m. Stretch, move and connect
1:00 p.m. Mahjongg.
1:30 p.m  Pickle Ball Beginner
However, Friday, October 14th, Pickle Ball will start at 3:00 p.m. Friday, October 28th, there will be no Pickle Ball.
SUNDAY October 9, 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, Hot Pastrami Sandwich on Rye Bread, macaroni salad, pickles; Tuesday, loaded baked potato topped with Chili and cheese, tossed salad; Wednesday, pasta with meatballs, green beans, garlic bread; Thursday, baked chicken with stuffing, cranberry sauce, broccoli; Friday, baked fish with lemon and tartar, mixed vegetables, Rice Pilaf.
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!
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!
11/2 Closing Rainbows @ Goodspeed $90.00
11/20 “An American in Paris @ Bushnell $106.00
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!
Come by for flyers for 11/0 Rosemary Clooney Story @ Ivoryton  11/12 The Hit Men @
“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!
10/30 Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder @ Bushnell $95.00
11/2 Chasing Rainbows @ Goodspeed $90.00
11/9 Rosemary Clooney Story @ Ivoryton
11/12 The Hit Men @ The Kate
11/17 HE WROTE GOOD SONGS @ 7 Angels, Waterbury $69.00 lunch incl.
11/20 “An American in Paris” @ Bushnell $106.00
The “Showcase Tours” include June 13-20 America’s Cowboy Country, June 13-20 Peru: Ancient Land of Mysteries & Machu Picchu; October 7-16, UK by Rail featuring Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo; August 12-21 & Music Cities Holidays; December 1-8 featuring Nashville (Opryland), Memphis (Graceland) and New Orleans.
We are holding a Travel Showcase of our 2017 Tours, November 7th at the Milford Senior Center, 9 Jepson Drive at 5:30 p.m.
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.