City of Braintree Announces Senior Overall health and Conditioning Week, Out of doors Bingo for Seniors

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BRAINTREE — Mayor Charles C. Kokoros and the Braintree Office of Elder Affairs are pleased to announce two upcoming occasions this month for seniors in the neighborhood.

This yr the Braintree Office of Elder Affairs will be internet hosting Senior Well being and Health and fitness Week from Oct. 13 to Oct. 20. Events will be held Tuesday by Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

All events in the course of Senior Wellbeing and Exercise 7 days will get place outdoors at the Braintree Council on Growing old, situated at 71 Cleveland Ave.

“The Division of Elder Affairs, during this pandemic, has continued to phase out of the box to make systems and present solutions for the more mature older people of our community,” claimed Sharmila Biswas, the Director of Elder Affairs. “This will be a excellent opportunity for our more mature older people to invest time outdoor with buddies, whilst maintaining all the COVID-19 protection protocols.” 

Activities for Senior Wellness and Exercise 7 days incorporate cardio energy and flexibility lessons, classes on wholesome food items preparation, outdoor walks and are living leisure. For a total record of the week’s activities, click in this article.

All events are free of charge and open up to Braintree seniors, but donations will be approved.

“We are incredibly energized to be in a position to host Senior Wellbeing and Health and fitness 7 days in position of our annual Pond Meadow Senior Wander this yr,” Mayor Kokoros stated. “Sharmila and the Section of Elder Affairs workers proceed to do a terrific career of setting up these routines and applications for residents to get pleasure from.”

The Braintree Section of Elder Affairs will also be web hosting an outdoor bingo celebration on Wednesday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. Outside bingo will be held at the Braintree Council on Aging, 71 Cleveland Ave.

In compliance with social distancing and COVID-19 polices, friends are encouraged to start out seating by themselves outdoor at 9:30 a.m. prior to the occasion.

Senior Overall health and Physical fitness Week and outdoor bingo are open to all Braintree seniors. Pre-registration is expected, and inhabitants can do so by calling the Division of Elder Affairs at 781-848-1963.