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Activities for August

The Tosh Collins Community Center officially reopened for Senior Programs!  With that, will we slowly bring back some old favorite activities while introducing some new ones. Make sure to check our newsletter and website for all the info on what's coming up!


The Erie County Stay Fit Dining Program will be running on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Be sure to check out the menu here Reservations must be made in advance to Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email [email protected]. And starting Wednesday September 1st, we will be adding Wednesday lunches to our weekly schedule.


Our Paint & Sip program kicked off in July and continues through August on Thursdas from 10 AM - 11 AM. Come drink coffee or tea and have some fun painting, drawing and coloring in a relaxing environment. Our art teacher in residence Nora will lead you through easy steps to flext your creative muscles and produce beautiful works of art. You must RSVP in advance to Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email [email protected]


Our regular Tai Chi program has returned for weekly sessions on Tuesday from 10 AM  to 11 AM. There will be a $5 suggested donation per class. 

Instructor Monica Zucco has been facilitating yoga and mindful movement programs in the Buffalo area for over 14 years and is the owner of Yoga for Every Body.  Drawing upon her training and experience in Tai Chi for Therapy, Monica creates accessible and customized programs for a wide variety of participants. 

If you are interested,  RSVP to Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email [email protected]


BINGO returned in-person and will be held on Tuesday from 12:30 PM-2 PM. Boards will be $1 a piece.

Center staff will be calling the numbers for everyone in-person.

To participate in BINGOs, you must RSVP Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email [email protected] 


Looking to get out of the house and stretch your legs! Then come join the Tosh Collins Walking Group!

Starting in August, we will be moving our Walking Group to Wednesday mornings from 10am-11am.  Starting at the Tosh Collins Center, we will be taking a leisure walk around the park to get some fresh air, get the blood flowing, and talk with fellow walkers. 

If you are interested,  RSVP to Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email [email protected]


July’s Bus Trips showcased the beautiful art murals of the East Side of Buffalo and ended up down at Charlie's Boatyard on the waterfront. For August, we will be wrapping up the summer with a beautiful tour of Lake Erie leading up to North Tonawanda with a strop of Mississippi Mudd's for lunch.

Scheduled for Wednesday August 11th and Wednesday August 25th from 10am to 2pm, we will only allow 12 people per trip on a first come, first serve basis.

If you are interested,  RSVP to Greg at 822-4532 x105 or email [email protected]


Back by popular demand, everyone's favorite card game Nickels returns! Starting Thursday August 5th following lunch, from 12:30 pm to 2 pm, card tables and cards will be open. Cards will run every Thursday until further notice.

If you are interested in playing Pinochle or learning how to play Pinochle, let Kelly know and we can start planning a “Pinochle for Beginners” group. Kelly can be reached at 822-4532 x103 or email [email protected]


Wrack’em up and break! Pool time is back for all of our pool sharks. Starting Tuesday Aug 3rd and Thursday August 5th, we’ll have open time to play pool after lunch, from 12:30pm to 2pm. Pool time will run every Tuesday and Thursday until further notice. Make sure to call Greg and let him know when you want to play 822-4532 x105 or email [email protected]


Make sure to check the monthly calendar for all scheduled events.


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