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May 1, 2014

Herbs discussion planned


Cape May trip: The council is offering an overnight trip to Wildwood Crest and Cape May, New Jersey, June 3-6. This trip includes oceanfront accommodations at the Pan American or Port Royal Hotel in Wildwood Crest, 7 meals, entertainment each evening, a visit to Atlantic City, a guided tour of Renault Winery, and a guided tour of historic Cape May. Cost for this trip is $459 per person, double occupancy. Contact Kathy or Rita for additional details.

New trips: The Council on Aging is offering many new trips. Contact the council if you are interested in joining any of the following excursions: May 18 — Mystic Aquarium and Mystic Seaport, Groups, $89; May 20 — North Shore Acappella at Luciano’s, BOT, $79; June 7 — Boston Pops at Symphony Hall, Groups, $94; June 11 — The Temptations at Venus de Milo, BOT, $79; July 23 — Best of the Golden Oldies at Danversport Yacht Club, BOT, $79; July 26 — Boston Harbor Tours, Groups, $79; July 29 — The Spirit of Boston, BOT, $79; Aug. 9 —Cruise Lake Sunapee and NH Craftsmen Annual Fair, Groups, $89; Aug. 13 — Great American Song Book with Lydia Harrell at Fosters Clambake, BOT, $85; and Aug. 17 — Martha’s Vineyard, Groups, $89.

Sudoku group: The Council on Aging Is starting a basic Sudoku group. If you have any interest in participating, call 978-374-2390.

Mothers Day tea: The Council on Aging will host a Mother’s Day tea on May 12 at Haverhill Crossings, 254 Amesbury Road. Entertainment will be provided by musician Eric McFadden. Admission is free. Reservations are by calling 978-374-2390.

‘Bones and Brain’ exercise: The exercise class “Bones and Brain” is underway Mondays at 11 a.m. Classes will be held at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. This is a comprehensive program of fitness appropriate for senior citizens. The program focuses on balance training to prevent falls, strength training to increase bone density, and age-appropriate trivia to challenge the brain. By incorporating trivia questions along with the workout not only challenge your body, but your brain, too. To register or for more information, call 978-374-2390, ext. 11 or 16.

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