By Nikki Claiborne, Site Director
Sept 8th, Van Burens bean bag baseball team to this side of the river for a fun game against our Senior Tigers. Game 1..Van Buren caught the Senior Tigers by the tail. Van Buren won 17-10, with Peggy Metcalf and Mary Bohannan tying for homerun champ!! Game 2, Tigers won 19 to 3. With Bob Olds and Charles Bohannan tying as homerun champs.
Sept 13th, Our Senior Tiger baseball team traveled to Little Rock for the Arkansas Senior Olympics. Twenty teams from all around the area met at the West central community center for a chance to bring home a trophy in the double elimination tournament. The Senior Tigers won their first game against Searcy 8 to 1. Game 2 was against a very good Hayes team. They knocked the Senior Tigers in the Loser’s bracket. 21-10. Game 3 was against Bond. Charleston won 11 to 10. Game 4 was against MoTown. Charleston won 20 to 18. Game 5. The score was tied 16 to 16 in the bottom of the 6th inning. Sherwood hit a homerun with one on second. Brought the score 18 to 16. Tigers Lost. The Senior Tigers may not have brought home a trophy ..This Time, but they did bring back great memories and had the chance to meet many different teams. Congratulations Senior Tigers on a great run and placing 5th in the Arkansas Senior Olympics!!!!!! WE ARE SO PROUD OF YOU!!
Sept 15th, Bingo at 9:45 to 10:45. Try your luck at Bingo!!
Sept 18th, Charleston Senior Tigers travel to Paris to take on the Granny Apples! Game 1 score was 22-18,Dwight Mantooth led the Senior Tiger team with 3 homeruns. He is the homerun champ. Game 2 the score was 17-7. Mary Bohannan is the homerun champ of game 2. Great job Senior Tigers.
Sept 20th, Alma will come to the Charleston senior center to play bean bag baseball at 10:00. If you have never seen this game played, now is your chance, you will not be disappointed!!
Sept 21st, Senior Tigers travel to Booneville to play BBB at 10:00.
Sept 22, Bingo at 9:45
Sept 27th Drums alive at 12:30. Come on down and get your groove on!!
Sept 28th, Kristi Cowell will be here at 11:15 to talk about “FLU PREVENTION”
Give us a call for more information or contact us on Facebook. Charleston Senior Activity Center.
I hope to see you this coming week at the Charleston Senior Center… for more information call 479-965-2557. Don’t forget to Hug a Senior today!!
Chicken fr. Steak
w/ white gravy
Banana Pudding w/ vanilla wafers
Beef tips over rice
Bell peppers, onions, mushrooms
Smothered Pork chops w/sautéed onions
Yellow cake with icing
Salisbury steak w/brown gravy
stuffed bell pepper
Fruit and cookie