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There are a lot of upcoming trips in October. So please give us a call or come here in person to sign up in advance. A $5.00 donation is asked to ensure your spot on the van.
On Friday, October 5, there is a day trip to the Veterans Museum and “Restored Panorama of Whaling Voyage” at the Kilburn Mill in New Bedford. Free admission and lunch will be nearby. The bus will leave the Council on Aging at 9:00 am and will return around 5:00 pm.
On Monday, October 15, there will be a day trip to the Museum of Fine Arts for the “French pastel Exhibit” in Boston, MA. Admission is $23.00. Lunch will be at the museum. The bus will leave the Council on Aging at 8:00 am and will return around 5:00 pm.
This Friday’s movie (October 12th) is “The Sea Grill” starring Annette Bening & Saoirse Ronan. It is a 2018 PG-13 Musical.
The Friends of the Rochester Senior Center are hosting their first Harvest Dance, on Saturday, October 13from 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm at the Redmen Hall on Main Street in Wareham. Tickets are $15.00 each and are on sale now! Come out, dance, and enjoy the music as DJ Howie’s son (Alex) plays all of your favorite songs! Alcoholic drinks and soft drinks will be available, as well as other refreshments.
The Council on Aging is planning to hold a Retirement Reception for George Smith, our retiring beloved custodian of 15 years!!! The event will be held on Thursday, October 11from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm at the Senior Center. The community is welcome to attend to thank him for all he has done for us here at the senior center, and to wish George well in this new chapter of his life! George has treated this senior center building as he would his own home. His dedication, work ethic, team spirit, and sense of humor are second to none, and he will be truly missed as part of the COA team! He leaves very large shoes to fill! So please plan to drop-in on the 11th, share a few words with George, and enjoy! Delicious refreshments will be served! All are welcome! Just drop-in!