Ettore F. Carniglia Senior Center ~ 41 Oak Street Windsor Locks CT 06096
Main Office: 860-627-1425 Transportation: 860-627-1426 Fax: 860-292-6947
email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.windsorlocksct.org
The Center will be Closed Monday December 26th and Monday January 2nd
Senior Center Hours ~ Monday ~ Thursday 8am - 4pm Friday ~ 8am - 1pm
Big Y Presents
Join us Thursday
January 12th at 2:30.
Andrea Lutrelle, Certified
Nutritionist with Big Y will be here with tips,
recipes, samples & give a ways. Sign up in
the office Or call 860-627-1425
WINTER WONDERLAND RETURNS!!!!!
Join us for a Magical evening at the Windsor Locks Senior
Centers Winter Wonderland Display. Three rooms of
Beautiful Christmas animation will delight all ages.
Official Kick Off SATURDAY DECEMBER 3rd at 2pm or join us after the
Torchlight Parade and Tree Lighting taking place at the Town Hall at 6pm. Bring
your family and friends and enjoy a magical evening of HOLIDAY FUN…
If you can’t attend on the 3rd you are welcome to visit the display anytime the
Center is open!! Special visiting hours to be announced in the local papers.
Candlelight Christmas Breakfast
December 9th ~ 9a-11am
For menu & tickets please see Maria -$4 pp
Book your bus transportation with Sherry
Merry Christmas to all Best Wishes for a Safe & Happy New Year
FITNESS CENTER OPEN HOUSE
NEW YEAR NEW YOU !!
GET FIT IN 2017
FITNESS CENTER OPEN HOUSE
TUESDAY JANUARY 17TH 10AM - 1PM
STOP IN & MEET FITNESS INSTRUCTOR DEE ABRAMS.. BRING
YOUR INSURANCE CARD AND WE WILL CHECK TO SEE IF
YOU HAVE SILVER SNEAKERS COVERAGE.. YOUR MEMBER-
SHIP WILL BE FREE!!
FREE RAFFLES AND GIVE-A-WAYS
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Senior Citizens Club
Club Social will be held on Friday, December 2nd
Doors open at 5pm. Thank you! Betty Ellis
All meals are catered by the Butchery. Alternate for
any meal may be chicken. Call for reservations or
cancellation should be made to Eoline at 860-623-
1181 BEFORE NOON ON TUESDAY.
12/1 Liver & Onions
12/8 Stuffed Chicken
12/15 Roast Beef
TRIPS & TRAVEL
AAC WOMENS BASKETBALL SEMIFINAL
Mohegan Sunday, March 5th ~$72
NORMAN ROCKWELL MUSEUM & RED
LION INN MONDAY March 13, 2017 $107
TALL SHIPS CRUISE BOSTON HARBOR &
SALEM CROSS INN Monday June 19th ~$146
A TASTE OF CAPE COD July 13, 2017 ~ $105
NIAGRARA FALLS & FINGER LAKES
June 21—23, 2017 $499 pp.
Also coming soon...Glenn Miller, All you can eat Lob-
ster & Comedy Show, A Ray of Elvis, Radio City,
Christmas Memories , Frankie Valli
Flyers available at the center or by email. Office hours
for booking trips are Tues & Thurs. 8a-4p. Payments
may be mailed to our office. Seating is secured once pay-
ment is received. Charter trips are NOT limited to Windsor
Locks Seniors … ALL WELCOME!
Happy 80th Birthday
Roger Nelson 12/18
2016 MONTHLY CASINO TRIPS
All trips $20 payable by check to the Win-
dsor Locks Senior Center. Payment reserves
seat. Trips depart from Ocean State Job Lot
~Main Street W. L.
Foxwoods Bus departs 8am returns 4:45pm
Mohegan Bus departs 1pm returns 8:45pm
December 13 December 18
Class will resume in March. Maria is avail-
able daily for questions, recipes and nutrition
A New Service at the Center! The Center now has
postage stamps for sale and our friendly mail carrier
will pick up daily. Mailbox is in the solarium!
Coming in the New Year !!!
Beat the Winter Blues!
Do you have a project you are working on at
home… a craft...Sorting coupons, organizing
papers, updating address books? Do you
want to unwind with some creative coloring?
Need help with a computer document? Are
you a Veteran that would like to share your
stories with fellow Veterans???
LETS GET TOGETHER FOR SOME CREA-
TIVE, SOCIAL PRODUCTIVE FUN!!!!!!
MONDAYS STARTING IN FEBRUARY
Watch for details in the January Newsletter
The Hartford Hospital Mobile
Mammography Van will be at the
Center Tuesday January 31st.
Call after January 1st to book
your appointment 860-627-1425
People born in December are fearless and deter-
mined. They are blessed with a creative mind. They
are tireless workers and continue till they are totally
sapped off their energies. They have immense will-
power and concentration. These qualities make them
very successful in whatever they choose to do. Those
born in December possess a photographic memory
and are known for their concentration.
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It’s hard to believe we are now in the last month of 2016.
November came with a lot of noise, cheering and com-
plaining. Let us all settle down now and accept our
president elect with gracious thoughts and wish him and
his family our prayers and best of luck the next four
We had our celebration in honor of all our Veterans on
November 10th at St. Robert Hall and what a grand
time it was. We had 190 people in attendances a very
impressive program, dignified guest speakers, a deli-
cious dinner, fabulous dessert, an evening worth leaving
home for. Stanley Wieliczka sang his rendition of a
thank you prayer, (a job well done Stanley right on
Our many thanks to director, Ann Marie, and assistant
director, Lori, for all the weeks of planning and last min-
ute details of putting this great undertaking together just
like you see at the “Oscar Night” in Hollywood. Let’s
not forget her legion of dedicated volunteers who put the
final touches on this successful event. We had the very
old Veterans and the young ones too, who remind every-
one what it cost to us here in America to live in Freedom
Our Senior Center is looking for a gentleman willing to
volunteer a few hours a week to help out with light du-
ties unbecoming a sweet elderly young lady. Call the
Center if interested. December is a busy month at the
Senior Center, so read the Scan from page 1 to the end
for all information and details. In closing I wish you all,
my devoted readers, a blessed and beautiful Christmas.
,Peace on Earth.
Mary Ann Giannelli
CENTER BUS TRIPS
GINGERBREAD HOUSE FESTIVAL
MONDAY, DECEMBER 5TH
Wood Memorial Library
followed by lunch at Bertucci’s
Call Sherry to reserve your seat!!
Municipal Agent Notes
By John Sullivan
Our Elected Officials and How to Reach Them
(You might want to clip & save this info for future reference.)
President Donald J. Trump - The White House 1600
Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, DC 20501 1-202-456-
1111. Comments@whitehouse.com or call 1-202-456-
Governor Dannel Malloy - 210 Capital Ave Hart-
ford, CT 06106 860-566-4840 or 1-800-406-1527
US Senator Richard Blumenthal - 706 Hart Senate
Office Building Washington, DC 20510 1-202-224-
2823 or 90 State House Square, 10th Floor, Hartford,
CT 06103 860-258-6940 or 1-800-334-5341
Www.blumenthal.senate.gov Committees: Armed Ser-
vices, Judiciary, Commerce & Veterans Affairs.
U S Senator Chris Murphy - 303 Hart Senate Office
Building Washington DC 20052 1-202-224-4041 or
120 Huyshope Avenue, Suite 401 Hartford CT 06103
860-549-8463 or 1-800-225-5605
www.murphy.senate.gov. Committees: Health / Edu-
cation/Labor & Pension (HELP), Homeland Security,
Appropriations, Foreign Relations.
U S Rep. John Larson - 1005 Longworth House Office
Building Washington DC 20515-0701 1-202-225-2265
221 Main St. 2nd floor, Hartford, CT 06106 860-278-
8888 or 1-888-716-4734