Town of Mansfield, MA, Council On Aging, 255 Hope Street, Mansfield 02048 Phone: (508) 261-7368 Fax: (508) 339-4886

Cancellations, Health, Wellness & more...

CANCELLATIONS HEALTH CLINICS
WELLNESS CLASSES MONTHLY SHOPPING
JANUARY 2018 AT A GLANCE ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES
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All COA programs and services are subject to change without notice.


CANCELLATIONS

Friday, December 8th: No Wii Bowling
No Line Dance
No Strength, Balance/Endurance
Thursday, December 21st: No Singing
Friday, December 22nd: No Line Dancing
No Strength, Balance/Endurance
COA Closes at 12:00 PM
Monday, December 25th: COA Closed in Observance of
Christmas

COA HEALTH CLINICS
With a strong commitment toward offering low cost and free health services, the COA sponsors health clinics at the Drop In Center, as well as at other locations within Mansfield.

Health Clinics scheduled:

• Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar: Tuesday, December 12th at 1:00 PM, FREE, No appointment needed.


COA WELLNESS ACTIVITIES
Beginners and newcomers are welcome in all Wellness activities. $1.00 per person per class donation is appreciated.

Regularly scheduled classes:

• Arthritis Exercise with Joyce—Mondays at 11:00 AM & Wednesdays at 11:15 AM
• Exercise with Lee Ann—Mondays at 1:30 PM
• Tai Chi for Arthritis with Joyce—Tuesdays at 10:45 AM
• Balance with Kim—Tuesdays at 12:00 PM
• Cardio Fitness with Lee Ann—Wednesdays at 1:30 PM
• Core and More with Kim—Thursdays at 11:30 AM
• Chair Yoga with Tina—Thursdays at 2:30 PM
• Line Dancing with Lestyn—Fridays at 11:30 AM
• Strength/Balance/Endurance with Lee Ann—Fridays at 1:30 PM
• COA Walking Club with Maribell—Tuesdays at 8:45 AM. Walking club will continue in the winter months. Please contact Maribell for additional information at 508.261.7369. This is a free program.

COA ENRICHMENTtea time

Beginners and newcomers are welcome in all Enrichment activities. Unless otherwise noted, these activities are free.

Weekly Games:

• Canasta, Mondays at 1:00 PM
• Mahjong, Tuesdays at 1:00 PM
• Bridge, Wednesdays at 1:00 PM
• DIC Bingo, Thursdays at 12:30 PM -Fee for papers

Regularly scheduled activities:

• Cards & Board Games - Daily at 9:00 AM, Refreshments available
• Wii Bowling - Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:00 AM
• Painting - Tuesdays at 1:00 PM, $3—residents, $5—non-residents
• Quilting/Knitting/Crafting Club - Wednesdays, 9:30 AM
• COA Sing Along - Thursdays at 9:00 AM
Voices United - Monday December 11th only, 1:00 PM, Free
• Apple Workshop — Tuesday, December 13th, 1:00 PM, Free, Pre-registration required

SING ALONG CHORUS OPEN HOUSE
On Thursday, December 14th at 10:00 AM the Sing Along Chorus will be hosting an open house at the COA. The chorus will help us ring in the holiday season with delightful seasonal music. Please come and join us with your holiday spirit for this much anticipated COA tradition refreshments will be served.

Trips & Outings:

• Chickie Flynn’s - Wednesday, December 20th, 11:30 AM. $2.50 gratuity. Registrations begin on Wednesday, December 1st at the COA. Late arrivals will not be seated. Mansfield residents only!

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DECEMBER SHOPPING
Round trip fares to Mansfield Crossing, Grocery and Downtown errands are $2 with a ticket or $2.50 cash. All other trips including Market Basket and Big Y/Target and Patriot Place—$5.

To schedule a shopping trip, call Kim at Bill’s Taxi at 1-800-529-8294.

Scheduled Shopping Trips:
Grocery & Errands
• Mondays, 9:00 AM — Shaws and downtown errands
• Tuesdays at 9:00 AM — Big Y/Target
• Wednesdays, 9:00 AM — Stop & Shop
• Market Basket, Thursday, December 9th, 10:00 AM

Malls & Shopping Centers
• Mansfield Crossing - Fridays at 10:00 AM,
• Patriot Place - Monday, December 18th, 10:00 AM

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JANUARY AT A GLANCE
Looking ahead to the new year...

Monday, January 1st: COA Closed in observance of New Year’s
Tuesday, January 2nd: 10:00 AM - Group Computer Class
Wednesday, January 3rd: 1:00 PM - Book Club, Book to be determined
Thursday, January 4th: 9:00 AM Chimes Lessons Begin
Friday, January 5th: 11:30 AM, Birthday Bash, Pre-registration is required $6.00 donation
Tuesday, January 9th: 1:00 PM, Blood Pressure Clinic
Wednesday, January 10th: 12:30 PM, Friend’s Meeting
Thursday, January 11th: 1:00 PM Savvy Caregiver Series begins. This is a free program
Tuesday, January 16th: 1:00pm, Apple Workshop free program, preregistration required

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