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

Scheduled Events

BOOK CLUB REVIEW WITH MARIBELL

CHOLESTEROL CLINIC

SUMMER PARTY!

NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES PROGRAM

A NIGHT OF COMEDY WITH LENNY CLARKE

PASTA DINNER

COUNCIL ON AGING NEW PROGRAM


BOOK CLUB REVIEW WITH MARIBELL
Wednesday, August 1st, 1:00 PM: Midwives, By Chris Bohjalian
Newcomers are welcome. $1 per person is collected for refreshments. return to menu

CHOLESTEROL CLINIC
The Mansfield Health Department and the CVNA will be holding a free Cholesterol and blood sugar clinic on Monday, August 6th from 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM. Prior registration is required and appointments are limited. Register by contacting the COA at 508-261-7368. return to menu

SUMMER PARTY!
A Lobster and Clambake Summer Party is being hosted by the Council on Aging, Friends of the DIC and Triad on Friday August 10th at 11:30 AM. The menu is wonderful choice of Lobster or 1/2 BBQ Chicken with corn on the cob, steamed clams, drawn butter and broth, Boston baked beans, corn bread, and dessert. The cost of this event is a $22.00 donation for Lobster and a $14.00 donation for 1/2 BBQ Chicken. Tickets are on sale at the COA, preregistration is required for this program. Entertainment will be provided after the meal by Thomas McNeil. return to menu

NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES PROGRAM
On Monday, August 13th at 1:00 PM Donna Mitchell Edmond is presenting a workshop on Massachusetts Native American Tribes and her experiences as a Native American.

Wampanoag Tribe has continuously lived on tribal land called the Watuppa Reservation in Fall River since the 1700’s.Donna Mitchell Edmond, known as Clouds in the Wind, will also discuss native history, spoken language, customs, the importance of drums and gender specific roles. Participants are asked to bring a brief oral history of their origins in America. This workshop is free, and requires prior registration. For more information, or to register for this workshop, please call the COA at 508-261-7368.Space is limited. return to menu

A NIGHT OF COMEDY WITH LENNY CLARKE
Enjoy a night of laughs while supporting ALL Mansfield High School athletes and students.Sponsored by North Easton Saving Bank. Lenny Clarke, along with comedians Howie Mason and Sean Sullivan, will perform on Saturday, September 15th at XFINITY Center, Mansfield, MA. Doors open 6:30 pm. Show starts at 8:00pm, General Admission Tickets $20 for adults 60 and older through the Mansfield Council on Aging. For additional information please email mansfieldboosters@gmail.com return to menu

PASTA DINNER
The 18th Annual Triad Pasta Dinner will be held on Monday, September 24th at 5:00 PM at the Mansfield Council on Aging. Tickets go on sale beginning August 1st at the COA and are a $5 donation. Presentation will be made by Fire Chief Neil Boldrighini, on community paramedicine. return to menu

COUNCIL ON AGING NEW PROGRAM
Mansfield Council on Aging will begin a new monthly program for people with cognitive disorders and their caregivers. "A Day Out” is a program designed to offer older adults and their care partners structured activity time in a quiet and pleasant room beginning on Tuesday, September 25th at 1:00 PM.

Participants are also encouraged to bring a favorite game or activity, but cards, games, puzzles, coloring books and other activities will be available, as well as refreshments. This program is free and is by prior application only. For additional information, please contact Debi or Josephine at the Council on Aging at 508-261-7368. return to menu