Arkell Center sets February calendar

CANAJOHARIE — The Arkell Center will be closed Feb. 17, for Presidents Day — no Meals of Montgomery and all programs will be closed.

The following are the Arkell Center programs for all area seniors for February.

Each Monday through Friday: At 11:45 a.m. the Office for the Aging Meals of Montgomery Program serves hot meals, $3 donation for ages 60 and older. Call (518) 673-2000 for reservations.

Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday: From 10 to 10:30 a.m. is senior exercise program in the basement. Coffee after.

Each Tuesday:

∫ From 9 to 10 a.m. core strength and stability class (closed Feb. 4 and resumes Feb. 11) in basement with Sharon Charles, instructor. Donation: $5.

∫ From 10 to 11 a.m. Tai Chi class, sponsored by MCOFA, with Earl O’Bryan, instructor. Donations accepted.

Each Wednesday:

∫ From 1:45 to 2:25 p.m. is chair yoga in the gallery.

∫ From 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. is gentle yoga with Patty Pietrowicz, instructor, in the basement. $5 donation.

Each Friday: Yoga with Sharon Charles (closed Feb. 7 with next class Feb. 14) in the gallery. $10 fee.


Tuesday: From 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. will be the blood pressure clinic by Home Health Care Partner’s Corp., co-sponsored by St. Mary’s and Nathan Littauer hospitals.

Wednesdays: From 12:30 to 4 p.m. will be the senior citizens pinochle card party. The donation is $2 and there will be prizes and refreshments. Anyone who wants to sub, can call (518 ) 673-5635.

Thursdays: From 10:15 to 11 a.m. will be the Diet Club in the gallery at Arkell Center. The goal is to be held accountable while maintaining weight (518) 673-2112.

Friday: At 1 p.m. will be the Canajoharie Senior Citizens meeting. At 1:30 p.m. Wendy Proctor of the Office for the Aging will present information on the food pantry.

Feb. 11: At 2 p.m. color and relax at Arkell Center. Coffee and tea will be provided.

Feb. 12: From 6 to 8 p.m. will be technology ambassador help night at Arkell Center. The Canajoharie High School will provide computer help. Bring your devices and problems and bring a friend; they will help to solve issues.

Feb. 18: At 2 p.m. the Arkell residents in a game of corn hole toss.

Feb. 21: At 1 p.m. will be the Canajoharie Senior Citizens meeting. At 1:30 p.m. will be bingo with the seniors.

March 19: At 1:30 p.m. water color with Shanna Becker will resume.


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