The Northfield Senior Center is taking the pandemic COVID-19 virus seriously. The population we serve is potentially more at risk. We are trying to softly reopen for fully vaccinated people. Meals on Wheels will still be delivered. For those who generally attend congregate meals at the Center and still wish a meal for any day, you may do so as a take out. PLEASE call the Center at 485-8112 before 9:30 am. Again, We will continue to deliver MOW to our clients but Some other activities and events are canceled. We are trying to serve our fully vaccinated recipients. Exceptions are Foot Clinic. We are trying Game Afternoon, and Painting Group. These have to be on an appointment basis. Call in if you wish to attend and bring your vaccination certificate with you. We can only have a small number of spaces open at this time, so call in to join. If you have further concerns, please reach out to us. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please use the front door when you enter the building. If you are picking up your ordered meal rap on the back door and we will bring it to you. THANK- YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE.
We are reopening certain activities. If you are fully vaccinated come on our Game day to play! Game day is every - Tuesday from 1 - 3.
The next Spaghetti Dinner is Eat In or Take-out this month, July 15th. July you will have a choice of in house or Take-out spaghetti dinner. Make sure you call and reserve at 485-8112 by the day before the dinner. Please specify if Eating in or Taking out.
FOR THOSE OF YOU THAT DON'T KNOW ABOUT THIS GREAT OPPORTUNITY
Green Mountain Passport Holders are eligible for free admission to Vermont State Parks, Museums & events that are fully State Sponsored. Who is Eligible - Vermont Resident 62 years or older or a Veteran of the uniformed services (you must provide a DD214 or ID on license) How to apply - Come to the Town Clerks office, fill out an application and pay a $2.00 fee Quick and Easy!! Anu questions please call 485-5421
The Power of a Healthy Plate June 15th Tuesday
We will join Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging to discuss the power of nutrition and healthy eating and how it can help improve a variety of diseases. We explore the different chronic diseases, such as diabetes and heart disease, faced by so many. Together we will learn ways to create a healthy plate and stick with the best portion sizes for you. This webinar can be viewed on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/VNHcare. The Webinar starts at 12:00 pm EST.
Our next Foot Clinic is scheduled for Thursday July 8, and then Thursday July 15. To get an appointment you need to call the Center at 485-8112. You are sure to get an appointment because we are scheduling more days.
Exercise Classes HAS Returned!
Thelma has begun her Strong Living classes on Monday and Wednesdays. Class is at 8:30 A.M. every Monday and Wednesday. This is for fully vaccinated people. Today they say you do not have to wear your mask if you are fully vaccinated. She also is doing Qi Gong after each Strong Living Class on Monday and Wednesday. Welcome home Exercisers.
Tai Chi is on the Horizon. Stay tuned for more info!
Come enjoy an afternoon of board and card game fun every Tuesday afternoon. Bridge, cribbage, Scrabble.....all types of games and game players are welcome! We have some games here, but please feel free to bring your own. This reopening is for our fully vaccinated people. You need to call to let us know and bring your vaccination card with you. Appointments are needed cause we can only have a dozen people in the building at one time. When: Tuesdays from 1:00-3:00 P.M.
Come paint with fellow artists for an afternoon of creativity and painting fun at our drop-in Painting Group. Acrylic paint and easels will be provided, and you are welcome to bring additional supplies. At this time the class is for fully vaccinated people. Covid 19 rules will apply for those who take advantage of this class. You need to call to save a slot for this class. When: Wednesdays at 1:00-3pm