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    SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

     "Java with John" Friday, October 22nd, 10am
    www.youtube.com/actontv1 and WAEM 94.9 FM and broadcast later on Acton TV.
    Guests include Detective Mike Eracleo, Acton PD, Austin Cyganiewicz  from the Town Manager's Office, Heather York, Acton Nursing Director and Sharon Mercurio, Council on Aging Director. Questions can be sent ahead of time to manager@actonma.gov

    The trustees of the Elizabeth White Fund will soon be considering applications for the very limited funds available to those in need in Acton under the George Robert White will. The trustees recognize the increased need in Acton due to covid-19 along with the consistent economic needs that might be met with the White Fund grants.
             Applications are available at the offices of the Acton Council on Aging, 30 Sudbury Road; the Acton Housing Authority, 68 Windsor Avenue; the Acton Memorial Library, 486 Main Street; the West Acton Citizen’s Library, 21 Windsor Avenue; the Town Clerk’s office in Town Hall, 472 Main Street, Acton; and the Acton Town Web site, 
    www.actonma.gov
              Completed applications must be returned to the Acton Town Clerk’s office in Town Hall by NOON on Friday, November 6, 2020.
             No information regarding the awards will be available during the review process. Checks will be mailed to award recipients in mid-December

     For the Trail Blazer walks guide click here.

    Tips with Terri, Tuesdays, 10am:  October 27th "Top Ten Fitness and Nutrition Tips for Seniors"
    Beginning with some deep breaths and stretching in the chair.
    Join Zoom Meeting
    https://us04web.zoom.us/j/74613146006?pwd=TXdxRVF3Vll5U2tlL3FXcHNnbG5Edz09
    Meeting ID: 746 1314 6006
    Passcode: Cj5Nd4

    Computer Club, Wednesday October 28th, 1:30pm

    Join Zoom Meeting

    https://zoom.us/j/96049757366?pwd=Y2x2NHhjeU9DdzVoNlFFL2Q4amN2UT09
    Meeting ID: 960 4975 7366

    Passcode: 658011


    Laugh for Your Health (AKA Laughter Yoga) meets every Thursday at 11:00am via Zoom with instructor Susan Phillips. You will feel more energetic, relaxed and happier! The zoom link is recurring each Thursday. Click here to access the link.

    If you missed the October 22 presentation via Zoom on Home Organization for Seniors with Michelle Kenney of The Lighter Home, you can view it on ActonTV. The link to watch it online:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zeIY_ekykKk&feature=youtu.be

    You can view other lectures and exercise/movement classes at the Senior Center At Home playlist here.
     

    If you missed the recent Acton COA’s virtual lecture on the History of Prohibition by Paolo DiGregorio, you can watch it through ActonTV. Check the ActonTV cable listings or watch online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0cbhT34n-g.

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      OCTOBER NEWSLETTER IS OUT NOW
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  1. Upcoming Events

    During the continuing COVID-19 pandemic we are unable to host events in the Senior Center building. We are continuing to provide programs and classes via Zoom and on Acton TV. During the summer we scheduled some 'Drive-Thru' events such as a BBQ, a Brunch and a drive-up shredding event. We hope to continue these as we move into Fall. Lunches are provided as a 'grab & go' from the dining room please call781-221-7085 24 hours in advance, a $2 donation is requested. Click on the calendar above for the schedule and the newsletter for details.