Arkell Center sets its March programs

CANAJOHARIE — The following are the Arkell Center programs for all area seniors for March.

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 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 in the gallery. $10 fee.


Today: From 6 to 8 p.m. knit-crochet with Carol Balfe at Arkell Center.

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

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

Thursdays: From 10:15 to 11 a.m. 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. Canajoharie Senior Citizens meeting; at 1:30 p.m. Wendy Proctor will talk about the food pantry. Bring a non-perishable item to donate.

March 10: At 2 p.m. color at Arkell Center.

March 12: At 9:30 a.m. Breakfast with our Senior Neighbors (bring a dish to share); at 10:30 a.m. the Liberty Bell Tones will provide entertainment.

March 17: At noon corn beef meal from OFA — call (518) 673-4408.; at 2 p.m. join Arkell residents for Irish horse racing.

March 19: At 1:30 p.m. water color with Shanna Becker — $10.

March 20: At 1 p.m. Canajoharie Senior Citizens meeting; at 1:30 p.m. the Canajoharie hand bell choir, directed by Leo Milman.

March 24: At 2 p.m. bowling with Arkell residents.

March 27: At 1:15 p.m. Gary Van Slyke — Irish music.

March 31: At 2 p.m. corn hole toss with the senior citizens.


Starting at $4.15/week.

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