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
SEPTEMBER AT A GLANCE ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES
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All COA programs and services are subject to change without notice.


CANCELLATIONS

Monday, October 9th: COA Closed, for Columbus Day
Friday, October 20th: No Strength/Balance/Endurance
Friday, October 27th: No Wii Bowling
No Line Dancing

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, October 10th at 1:00 PM, FREE, No appointments needed.


COA WELLNESS ACTIVITIES
Beginners and newcomers are welcome in all wellness activities. $1.00 per person per class donation is appreciated. For information, call Rose a 508-261-7368.

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. Call Maribell to join this free program at 508.261.7369

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 - Mondays October 2nd, 16th, 30th, 1:00 PM, Free
• Apple Workshop — Tuesday, October 17th, 1:00 PM, Free, Pre-registration required

Trips & Outings:

• Chickie Flynn’s - Wednesday, October 18th, 11:30 AM. $2.50 donation, Registrations begin on Friday, October 1st at the COA, late arrivals will not be seated. Mansfield residents only!

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OCTOBER 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, October 12th, 10:00 AM

Malls & Shopping Centers
• Mansfield Crossing - Fridays at 10:00 AM,
• Patriot Place - Monday, October 30th, 10:00 AM

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NOVEMBER AT A GLANCE
Be sure to mark these dates on your calendar...

Wednesday, November 1st: Book Club (Free program book) The One Man by Andrew Gross, 1:00 PM
Wednesday, November 8th: Friend’s Meeting, 12:30 PM
Friday, November 10th: The COA will be Closed, in observance of Veteran's Day
Tuesday, November 14th: Blood Pressure Clinic, Preregistration required; 1:00 PM
Saturday, November 18th: Friends of the DIC Holiday Fair, 9:00 AM—2:00 PM
Tuesday, November 21st: Apple Class - Preregistration required, Free class; 1:00 PM
Wednesday, November 29th:Triad Meeting, 1:30 PM, New members welcome.

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