Schedule of Activities


Congregate meal is on  Fridays.  Call the day before to reserve your meal. Come early to work on puzzles, etc. Often there is food on a side table to pick up and take home free.

Soup & Social meals are  Tuesday and Thursday at 12:00No sign up is required.   These are fabulous meals with drink and dessert for seniors 50 and over and their caregivers for only $3.00..The money goes for purchasing of food and the rest goes to the Friends of the Council on aging to help the COA with programing costs and anything else needed...

 FRTA rides - call the day before to schedule your ride 1-413-774-2262.  Rides are no longer scheduled in Orange.  You must call Greenfield.

Daily – Med rides – call in advance of your appointment – drivers do not get paid, no tips accepted, driver get paid mileage.  1-413-774-2262

Daily – Meals on Wheels – call 978-544-7082 to see if you qualify

1st Tuesday -Friends of the Coucil on Aging Meeting at 1:30 in the Inspiration room

2nd Tuesday – Council on Aging meeting  1:00 pm

3rd  Wednesday – Brown Bag – usually ready at 10:30 – can be picked up until 12:00 on this day.

Foot Screening - July 12....8:15-9:45 .....bring your own towel, with Mindy Powling, licensed nail technnician. Your cost is $3.00

Tuesdays – Quilting, Crocheting, Knitting – 9:00 – 11:30

Thursdays – Rug Braiding – 9:00 – 11:30....Tai Chi-10:30-11:30

Income Taxes – call in December for an appointment

Council on Aging Picnic – tickets can be purchased at the Council on Aging office and are ready in August. All Councils and Seniors are invited – if you need someone to bring you, they also are able to purchase a ticket. Tickets are available now.

Book Swap – free swap just outside the office – bring in books you don’t want or just come in and pick up books – no obligation

Friends Of the Orange Council on Aging Meetings are  the first tuesday of every month at 1:30 at the senior center/Armory.

Council on Aging Meetings are the second tuesday of every month at 1:00 at the senior center/ Armory and are open to the public.