Wednesday, November 14, 2012
November and December activities at the Tewksbury Senior Center.
The Elks Thanksgiving for Tewksbury Senior Citizens will be held this Thursday, November 15th at 6:00 PM. If there are enough people signed up for bus transportation, the bus will begin picking up Senior at 4:45 PM. Please be ready prior to pick-up time remembering that there are other people being picked up and that it takes time to get everyone. Thank you. On Friday, November 16th, the Silvertones Band will hold its monthly dance at the Senior Center from 7:00 to 10:00 PM. The dress is casual and the price is $10. Tickets are available at the door. Why not come on down and enjoy an evening of dancing or even just listening to good music. The Methuen Annual “Festival of Trees” will begin this coming weekend. Senior Citizens and Red …
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Openings still available for the Friends of the Seniors Golf Tournament.
A new exercise program will begin this Friday, September 7th. The class will be called “Tune Up -Get Down” and will concentrate on upper body weights and moving to music with lots of fun. This introductory class will be free this first week. The class will be held every Friday mornings from 9:00 to 9:45 AM. The following trips and events are taking place in September: On Sunday, October 21st – The fantastic Edwards Twins Celebrity Impersonator Show back by popular demand. Tickets are now on sale at $55 per person and include a buffet luncheon. A pleasant week is wished to all. God Bless America.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Red Hat Society planning pot-luck supper.
The Friends of the Elderly will hold its monthly dance this Friday, May 4th from 7-10 PM. Tickets may be obtained at the door at $10 per person. Entertainment is being provided by the Perfect Match Band. A Senior Center Breakfast Benefit will be held this Sunday, May 6th from 7:30 to 11:00 AM. Proceeds from this breakfast will benefit GAC High School Scholarships. Tickets are available at the door at the following prices: Adults $6; Kids 12 and under $3; and, Toddlers free. The menu includes: Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon & Sausage; Homefries, Beans, Toast and Beverages. Those traveling to Foxwood next Monday, May 7th are reminded that departure from the Senior Center will be 7:00 AM sharp. The next casino day trip will be the Mohegan …
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Tribute To Rod Stewart concert on May 12.
Rick Larrimore will be appearing at the Tewksbury Senior Center performing his “Tribute to Rod Stewart” on Saturday, May 12th. Dancing will take place all evening. As an added feature Lee Lewis and the Doo Wop Allstars will also be on hand for even more entertainment. You won't want to miss this musically energized night. Tickets are $20 per person and can be obtained at the Senior Center. Advance ticket purchase is recommended. This is expected to be a sell-out...so don't be shut-out. Get your tickets early. Those Seniors signed up for Dr. Smith's Podiatry Clinic are reminded that the clinic is this coming Saturday, April 28th. Please note that if one is unable to attend it is asked that you call the Center at 978-640-4480. This will …
Thursday, December 29, 2011
Bits of knowledge to help you be the smartest person chilling the champagne for New Year's Eve.
Here are five pieces of information designed to help you get an early start on the holiday weekend and to help make you the smartest person at the coffee shop. 1. Today's Local Weather Forecast: According to the NWS, today will be sunny, with a high near 33. West wind between 9 and 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. 2. It's Happening Today: The Elk's Hoop Shoot will take place tonight, starting at 6 p.m. at the Wynn School on Victor Drive. 3. No Word Yet: Sears Holdings Co. has announced plans to close 120 Sears and KMart stores nationwide after disappointing holiday sales. No word as to whether or not the Tewksbury KMart would be closed. 4. …
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Bits of knowledge to help make you the smartest Who in Whoville.
Here are five piece of information to help you tart your Wednesday with a smile and to help make you the smartest Snowbird in Florida. 1. Today's Local Weather Forecast: According to the NWS, today we will see rain, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog after 4pm. High near 49. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog before 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind between 6 and 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. 2. Fore!!: Are you itching to get out and play some golf? …
Friday, December 16, 2011
All done with your Christmas shopping? Take some time to relax and enjoy this weekend away from the stores.
Here are some of the activities and events going on in Tewksbury this weekend. When/Where: Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 17-18, 12 to 4 p.m. Krochmal Farms, 31 Jennies Way, Tewksbury, Why Go: Santa, the Grinch, live animals and hay rides are just some of the reasons you'll want to stop by Krochmal Farm this weekend. Pricing: $15 When/Where: Saturday, Dec. 17, 1 p.m., Save On Smokes, 2324 Main St., Tewksbury Why Go: A representative of Altadis Cigars will be having specials and gifts, with their proceeds going to Operation Hope. They will be accepting cash donations to the Tewksbury Food Pantry to help those in need especially during this season, with a small gift in return. Free pizza from the Tewksbury House of Pizza will also be available, …
Friday, December 9, 2011
All of the latest activities at the Tewksbury Senior Center.
A special note of thanks is extended to all those people who supported the Breakfast Benefit which was held this past Sunday at the Senior Center to raise funds for Ashley Dias's Lung Transplant. We are pleased to report that the patrons of the event and the seniors raised $1,525 which is being donated to the NFT Mass Transplant Fund for Ashley Dias. May the spirit of the season and the warmth and caring of family and friends be with everyone during the holidays and throughout the new year. The winner of the raffle was Jan MacPherson. Residents are reminded that The Upscale Consignment Boutique and the Snooti Patooti Gift Boutique shoppes at the Senior Center will now be open Monday through Thursday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM; and, also on …
Friday, November 18, 2011
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater scheduled for this weekend.
ACTORS, inc. will hold a dinner theater at the Senior Center this: Friday, November 18th at 6:00 PM; Saturday, November 19th at a 12 noon matinee and again at 6:00 PM; and, on Sunday, November 20th at a 12 noon matinee. The play is “Sandbag...Stage Left”. One should be ready for murder, mayhem and laughs in this courtroom “who dun it” where the audience decides the outcome. To make reservations, one may call the Box Office at 978-984-3151 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. There will also be two groups from the Senior Center attending the Saturday, November 19th matinee. The Council on Aging extends a hearty THANK YOU to the Tewksbury/Wilmington Elk members and volunteer workers for their generosity and thoughtfulness in hosting a …
Monday, November 14, 2011
Tewksbury celebrates its heroes, past and present.
Several hundred residents turned out Friday as Tewksbury celebrated its heroes with the annual Veterans Day Services. Veterans Agent Jim Williams served as emcee for the event, which featured speeches by several community leaders. The keynote address was offered by Army Major Stephen Flanagan, a Tewksbury native. Flanagan is a highly decorated veteran, having earned, among other honors, two Bronze Stars during three combat tours in Iraq and another in Afghanistan. Another notable speech was made by student Barrett Hodgson, who presented an essay on "What The Pledge of Allegiance Means To Me." Also participating in the event were color guards from the Police and Fire Departments, students from the North Street School, the Swinging Seniors, …