OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Senior Center is located at 311 Falls Ave.

The phone number is 860-945-5250.

Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The center will take a Bus Trip of Shopping and Lunch at 10 a.m. Friday, August 5 to the Ocean State Job Lot in Naugatuck and stop for lunch at Grandpa’s Diner. Sign ups are requested.

A trip to the Church of Christ Congregational of Goshen Blueberry Pancake Breakfast Bus is planned for Saturday, August 6. The bus leaves the FASC at 8:15 a.m.

There is a fee for the pancake breakfast. Payment must be given to Laura before August 5.

Home baked pies, mini pies, muffins, and jams will be available for purchase. 

Artisans and crafters will also be on site.

The bus will return to the center at approximately 11:30 a.m. Sign ups are requested.

Reflexology with Kim Stewart will take place every second Tuesday of the month. 

The next date is August 9. There are 20 minute appointments available from 11:40-noon, 12:10-12:30 p.m., 12:40-1p.m., 1:10-1:30 p.m., and 1:40-2 p.m.

There is a fee. Sign ups are requested.

There will be an Italian Lunch for Foodie Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday August 12. 

The San Marino Ristorante will prepare baked eggplant rollatini that will be served with penne pasta, garden salad, and dessert. There is a suggested minimum donation. 

Sign ups are requested. 

Music by Wyatt will take place from 1:15 to 1:45 p.m. Friday August 12 and 26. Wyatt will play the cello. 

Wyatt is a student from Swift Middle School who possesses exceptional talent.

Fall Prevention for Older Adults will be offered at noon Friday, August 19. 

Learn to prevent falls by doing exercises, making the home safer, getting regular health checkups, and more.

Join Fire Marshall Kim Calabrese for this presentation. An Ice Cream Social  will follow. Sign ups are requested.

The Knitting and Crocheting Group is in need of yarn. Please consider supporting this giving group with a yarn donation.

 

The weekly activity schedule follows:

Thu., Aug. 4: Chair aerobics, 10:30 a.m.; Brown Bag Lunch, 11:30 a.m.; poker, noon; bingo, 1 p.m.

Fri., Aug. 5: Senior exercise, 9 a.m.; shopping trip, 10 a.m.; Bible study, 10 a.m.; beginner billiards, 10 a.m.; mah jongg, noon.

Mon., Aug. 8: Senior exercise, 9 a.m.; Coffee/Chat with Laura, 9:30 a.m.; bocce, 9:30 a.m.; chair aerobics, 10:30 a.m.; pinochle, noon; Pokeno, 1 p.m.

Tue., Aug. 9: Walking club, 9 a.m.; billiards, 9 a.m.; chair yoga, 9:30 a.m.; reflexology, 11:40 a.m.; poker, noon; Wii bowling, 1 p.m.; knit/crochet, 1 p.m.

Wed., Aug. 10: Senior exercise, 9 a.m.; Scrabble, 10 a.m.; Wii bowling, 10 a.m.; Setback, noon.

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