Seniors listings for May 23

FRIDAY, MAY 23

PLAINVILLE

‘TRASH TO TREASURE ART PROJECT.’ Fridays, 10 a.m. Make a floral arrangement using toilet paper tubes. Bring 10 to 15, toilet paper tubes to create this project. Sample will be on display in the Senior Center Showcase. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. $2. Register.

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 17

PLAINVILLE

AARP DRIVER SAFETY CLASS. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Course covers the effects of aging and medication on driving, local hazards, accident prevention measures, and more. Films and discussions will be presented and a driver’s manual provided. No written or on the road test required. Upon completion, an insurance company must give a discount of at least 5 percent on auto insurance. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. $15 for AARP members, providing a membership number and $20 for other attendees. Sign-up at senior center.

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18

PLAINVILLE

KAYAKING AT RIVERFRONT PARK NORTH, SPRINGFIELD, MASS. Bus leaves Our Lady of Mercy Church, Plainville at 9 a.m. Returns at 2 p.m. Instructor Matt Preye from Wilderness Experience Unlimited to go kayaking on the Connecticut River. Wear clothing that can get wet and water shoes. Bring sunscreen, hat, water, and a bag lunch. Beginners to experienced. Instruction available if needed. Register. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. Raindate is June 25.

 

ONGOING

SOUTHINGTON

WEEKLY BRIDGE CLUB. 1:30 p.m. Learn the game and become a member. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. SouthingtonOrchards.org. (860) 628-5656.

 

PLAINVILLE

THE PLAINVILLE SENIORS’ BOWLING. Mondays, 12:45 p.m. Laurel Lanes, 136 New Britain Ave., Plainville. $8 per person, per week, and includes three games of bowling, automatic scoring, and free weekly beverage. Open to bowlers of all abilities. Frank Robinson, Bowling League president, (860) 747-2918.

 

CANASTA. Friday mornings at 10 a.m. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. Sign-up. (860) 747-5728.

 

OPEN PAINTING GROUP. Wednesdays from 1 to 3 p.m. Informal group, no instructor. No registration necessary. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville.