The Weekly News from the Executive Director!

follow url Wishing a Very Merry Christmas to our members, friends, supporters and volunteers!

NO Weight Watchers sessions on Monday – December 24 and 31 at the senior center!

Sunday at the Center” – 1:00-4:00 PM for members and bona fide guests! Play pool, work on a puzzle, card games (Hand & Foot card game most popular). Bring a snack to share and your own beverage!

Meals: Tuesday – December 25 closed for Christmas! Thursday – December 27 … Soup, baked chicken, baked potato, mixed vegetable, dessert.  

NO Tai Chi session on Tuesday – December 24 and January 1. Next sessions will be on Wednesday – December 26 and Wednesday – January 2 (6:00 – 7:00 PM) both in Mozden Room.

Next Foot Clinics will be on Jan. 2, 9, 16 (8:30 AM – 4:00 PM) sponsored by Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice. Appointments, call (603) 526-4077. Cost is $25 per visit.

Next Free Blood Pressure Clinics will be on January 3 (10:30 AM – 12 Noon) and January 17 (11:00 AM – 12 Noon) in Mozden Room. Also sponsored by Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice.

Silver Sneakers every Monday at 1:00 PM in Mozden Room. Cost $2.00 for members and non-members! Laura Partridge, is the Certified Fitness Professional Trainer. Program is for Senior Strength & Stretch, all non-impact, fun & easy to follow with music! Come try it out. It can all be done at your own speed!

New items on our “Donations List” … Bottled water and disinfectant hand wipes. Yellow lined paper (8 1/2” x 11”) and any monetary donations would greatly help with the monthly Newsletter. Thank you so much to all who recently donated items. Your response to this program has been great! A full list of other needed items is available at the front desk and will be in the January Newsletter.

Still looking for a person to maintain our “lending library.”

“Volunteers” needed to help with dusting, mopping, sweeping, vacuuming! If you can help the center an hour or several per week give the center a call. Your help will be very much appreciated!

Seniors Bingo for center members 55 years of age and older every Wednesday at 1:00 PM. Sale of cards stops at 12:50 PM. No cards sold after that time! NO Bingo on Wednesday – December 26. See you all on January 2.

Bingo every Thursday night run by the Croydon Ladies Auxiliary, Inc. Doors open 4:30 PM. Refreshments available. Games start at 6:30 PM. Per NH State law, 18 years of age required for admission! NO Bingo on December 27. See you all on January 3.

Give someone a great gift for a birthday, anniversary, any celebration or occasion with a $5.00 gift certificate for a Tuesday or Thursday lunch at the center. Membership certificates also available for $20.00.

Purchase a “Memorial Brick” on our Brick Wall for $100.00 in memory of deceased family members and friends. Bricks in honor of living family members and friends also available.

Fun things to do at the center: Pool (Monday – Friday). – 9:00 AM. Exercise – Tuesday & Thursday – 10:00 AM. Coloring on Mondays 1:00 PM. Members free. Non-members $1.00. Ping Pong – Monday & Wednesday – 10:00 AM. Bridge on Thursday – 1:00 PM. Mahjongg on Friday – 1:00 PM. Knitters on Friday – 12 Noon. Bring your lunch. Non-members welcome but must sign in. Three visits allowed before membership is required.

We are still collecting aluminum can tabs!

Rentals available for weddings, hourly, one-day, funeral receptions and our board room has an 8 persons capacity.

Businesses welcome to put a Business Card size ad in our monthly newsletter. Cost is $200.00 per year (12 inserts).

Membership dues – $20 per year. Persons 50 years of age or older invited and welcome to become new members or renew your membership!

Reminder that during winter months, center is closed on days of unsafe weather conditions and when schools are closed. Watch WMUR-TV.

We are a “Smoke Free” facility!

The Claremont Senior Center…It’s “The Place Where You Want To Be!”….Monday – Friday (9:00 AM – 3:00 PM). Call (603) 543-5998. Visit our Web Site (