Arkell Center planned events for August

CANAJOHARIE — The following are the Arkell Center August events for all area seniors.

From 11 to 11:30 a.m. each Monday, Wednesday and Friday is the senior exercise program is in the basement. Coffee is available after in the Community Center.

From 10 to 11 a.m. each Tuesday is tai chi class, sponsored by the Office for the Aging of Montgomery County, in the Community Center. Call Earl O’Brian at (518) 868-9341 or e-mail: [email protected] Donations are accepted.

From 2:30 to 3:30 each Wednesday is chair yoga in the gallery. $5 donation.

From 8:30 to 10 a.m. each Friday is yoga in the gallery; $10

From 12:30 to 4 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 4), 11,18, and 25, is the senior citizens pinochle card party. The donation is $2; prizes and refreshments. Anyone who wants to sub, call (518) 673-5635.

Aug 19: From 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. blood pressure clinic by Home Health Care Partners (co-sponsored by St. Mary’s and Nathan Littauer hospitals).

Aug. 20: At 1:30 p.m. Gary Van Slyke will perform movie songs. All are welcome.

Sept.16: From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. defensive driving class with April Johnson of the Shults Agency will be at the Community Center. Seats are available — call (518) 673-4408.

At 11 a.m. each Friday is the weekly meeting of the Diet Club in the gallery; (518) 673-2112.