Senior Center offering activities

The BristolSeniorCenter would like to announce the following summer activities that are available for BristolSeniorCenter members. Membership is free for Bristol Residents, 55 years of age or older. The BristolSeniorCenter is located at 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.

Morning Hike – Sign up in the office for an easy morning hike complete with transportation to a State Park. Bring a water bottle. Friday, July 11 and Friday, Aug. 8 at 9 a.m. Call the BristolSeniorCenter office at (860)584-7895 to reserve a spot. Space is limited.

 

Biking – Sign up in the office for an easy morning bike ride complete with transportation to an off-site location. Please bring your own bike, helmet, and water bottle. Friday, July 25 and Friday, Aug. 22 at 9 a.m. Call the BristolSeniorCenter office at (860)584-7895 to reserve a spot. Space is limited.

 

Bocce – Played in the courtyard at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday mornings in July and August.

 

Gardening – Meet in the CommunityGarden to grow pumpkins, sunflowers, and herbs for SeniorCenter projects. Mondays and Fridays at 9 a.m.

 

Outdoor Photography – Sign up in the office for outdoor photography sessions at two of our local parks complete with transportation. The sessions are on Monday,     July 14, and Monday, July 28 at 9 a.m. Call the BristolSeniorCenter office at (860)584-7895 to reserve a spot. Space is limited.

 

Ping Pong – Learn to play Ping Pong in a recreational manner. If you already know how to play ping pong, join for fun and games. Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. in the Recreation Room in July and August.

 

Darts – Learn to play variations of popular dart games in a recreational environment. If you already know how to play darts, you are welcome to join for fun and games. Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. in the Rec Room in July and August.

 

Pickle Ball – Learn to play the newest senior game. Pickle ball is a cross between Tennis and Ping Pong played in the gymnasium on Mondays at and Fridays at 1 p.m.

 

Hand and Foot Canasta – Learn this variation of Canasta in the card room on Thursdays at 1 p.m. in July and August.

 

Exercise Club – Join fellow members as they get together on Fridays in July at 10:30 a.m. in the gym to practice techniques from Yoga and other classes.

 

Craft Fair Crafts – Make crafts to sell at the October Craft Fair. Tuesdays at 9 a.m.