Senior Bulletin Board, June 10-16


Elder Services offers resources and services for Berkshire seniors, including Meals on Wheels and senior group lunches, information and referral, case management, homemaker, personal care, caregiver services and more. There is a suggested donation of $2 per meal. Information: 413-499-0524 or 800-544-5242.

Menu for the week of June 10:

Monday: Oriental beef casserole.

Tuesday: Curry chicken.

Wednesday: Macaroni cheese.

Thursday: Chicken cordon bleu with gravy.

Friday: Shepherd’s pie.


The Council on Aging office, at 3 Hoosac St., is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., and van service is available from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday; call 413-743-8333 at least two days in advance for medical appointments, in-town shopping, banking and rides to the Visitor’s Center for lunch and/or programs. SHINE health insurance assistance is available by appointment. Lunch is open to all.

Monday: 9:30 a.m. to noon — SHINE; 11:30 a.m. — Lunch; 12:30 p.m. — Art with Donna; 2 p.m. — COA board meeting.

Tuesday: 9 a.m. — Chair Yoga; 10 a.m. — Mobile Food Bank; 11:30 a.m. — Lunch; Noon — Adams Market ; 1 p.m. — Quilt, crochet, knit; 6 p.m. — Alzheimer’s support information group.

Wednesday: 8 a.m. — Road trip with Rita; 9:30 a.m. to noon — SHINE; 10 a.m. — Walmart; 11:30 a.m. — Lunch.

Thursday: 9 a.m. — Chair Yoga; 11:30 a.m. — Linen lunch; 12:30 p.m. — Movie; 7 p.m. — Quilt, crochet, knit.

Friday: 9:30 a.m. to noon — SHINE; 11:30 a.m. — Lunch.


Congregate meals are served Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11 a.m. at Town Hall, followed by bingo. Suggested donation is $2. For reservations, call Sonny at 413-623-8934, ext. 27, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesday or Thursday. A blood pressure clinic is offered on the third Tuesday of each month, and a potluck is offered

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