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Senior Services Contact Info

 JSierraSeniorCenter   

Julisa Sierra

Director

phone icon (845) 346-4075
fax icon (845) 346-4072
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house 62-70 West Main Street
      Middletown, NY 10940

Senior Services

Mulberry House Senior Center 
62-70 West Main Street
Middletown, New York 10940

Julisa Sierra, Director (845)346-4075 email:julisa.sierra@middletown-ny.com
Senior Services Phone (845)346-4071
Senior Activites (845)346-4073  and Senior Transportation (845)346-4070
Transportation available from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

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http://ourseniorcenter.com/find/mulberry-house-senior-center 

Mission Statement of Organization: The Senior Citizen Programs are run through the City of Middletown,  

where  we are committed to serving the retirees, well elderly and frail elderly in our community. Our goal is to encourage,

educate, assist and enhance life in retirement. Through activities such as exercise, yoga, art, theater, group meetings,

crafts, and music our hope is to provide the tools necessary to live a quality-filled and healthier life as one ages. We also

promote interaction between generations exchanging skills, values and experiences.

The City of Middletown provides many Senior Citizen services and activities for seniors to enjoy while making new friends through the Mulberry House Senior Center.The center offers the following services: AARP Smart Driving Course, tax-aide & e-filing, health & exercise classes (T.O.P.S.), a new state- of- the-art computer lab for providing classes and computer practice time for all learning levels. Help is also available with Health Insurance problems, Food Stamps applications.The Middletown Golden Age Seniors and the AARP Chapter #1441 meet at the center.Mulberry House is a Retired Senior Volunteer Program site. Many volunteers participate in groups such as: “The Mulberry House Players” drama group, Crafts, or as office receptionists.In addition, the City also provides a door to door Senior Shuttle Bus Program. Transportation services is available Monday through Friday from 8:30AM to 4:30PM and Sundays from 7:30AM to 12:30PM to persons 60 years of age and older who live in our City for a minimal suggested donation of $1.00 per ride. For more information contact our office.

Support Groups

 

 

ONGOING EVENING PROGRAMS:

O& W Railroad Society meets from 7 pm — 10 pm the 1st Friday of every month. For more information, please contact Jeff Otto (845) 283-2637

Falun Dafa meets from 4-5 p.m. every Thursday night .  A traditional Self-Cultivation Practice to improve Mind and Body.  Please contact Feng Choung at 845-381-8151

Dazzling Dancing Divas(tap class) Tuesdays (advanced Class) 5:45-6:45 p.m., (Intermediate) 7-8 p.m. and On Wednesdays 5-7:15 p.m.  Class Fee applies  please contatc Darlene Garland at 845-342-4303 for details.

Orange County Archeology Association meets the 3rd Friday of every month. Please contact David Johnson 845-454-1860 

Dining Programs

St. Joseph's Recreational Facility

Cottage Street
Middletown, New York 10940

Phone: 845-956-1428


 

foodSENIOR DINING PROGRAM

The Dining Program provides nutritious meals to eligible people 60 and over. Meals are offered Monday through Friday from 11:30 am to 12:15pm.  Please contact Angelica at 845-956-1428 at least 24 hours in advance to reserve meal.

Orange county seniors are provided with a well balanced meal while enjoying social, health and educational programs, as well as nutrition education and counseling with a Registered Dietician.

Reservations to attend the Nutrition Program are required 24 hours in advance, and can be made by calling Angelica at 845-956-1428.

 

Shows & Trips

 

 

SHOW DATE LOCATION PRICE
    ANNOUNCING 2018 TRIPS  
January 10, 2018 Hunchback of Notre Dame White Plains Performing Arts Center

$65.00 per person (Includes bus and Stadium seats.  Lunch on you own    (Sold Out-Waiting List)   

February 13, 2018 Mardi Gras Mardi Gras show at The Brownstone.  Entertainment by the Jersey Dreamers...Free Beads $72.00 per person (Includes bus, lunch and show)
March 1, 2018 A Chorus Line Westchester Broadway Theatre Elmsford, NY

$79.00 per person (Includes bus, lunch and show)       Sold Out-Waiting List

March 14, 2018 St Patrick's Festival The Waterfront at Silver Birches, Hawley PA

Featuring Big Joe Brannigan & The Blarney Brothers with The Kenny Cavanaugh Irish Step Dancers     

 $79.00 per person Includes bus, lunch and entertainment)                      

April 4, 2018 Carousel Imperial Theatre NYC $157.50 per person (Includes Orchestra Seat and Bus)       Lunch on your Own
May 3, 2018 Steel Magnolias

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse,  Hampton, NJ

$85.00 per person (Includes bus, lunch and show) 
May 13-23, 2018 Alaska Land & Cruise Tour Grand American Tours-Princes Cruises-on the Coral Princess 11 days/10 nights

Trip includes cruise, roundtrip airfare from JFK, transfers, port charges, taxes and Gov fees. Deposit $610.00 pp double occupancy

Cabin Category ID:  $3,699.00

June 6, 2018 Sister Act Westchester Broadway Theatre   Elmsford, NY $79.00 per person (Includes bus, lunch and show)
June 27, 2018 The Band's Visit

Ethel Barrymore Theatre  NYC

$167.50 per person (Includes bus and Orchestra Seat)
July 23-26, 2018 Amishlands "Jesus" White Star Tours

Featuring the Underground railroad experience, Sight & Sound Theatre, American Music Theatre & Gettysburg               4 days-3 nights 

Price:  $540.00 double occupancy $674.00 single occupancy

August 9, 2018 Anything Goes Westchester Broadway Theater   Elmsford, NY $79.00 per person (Includes bus, lunch and show)
August 13, 2018 Nunsense Hunterdon Hills Playhouse    Hampton, NJ $90.00 (Includes bus, lunch and show)
October 10, 2018 Run for your wife Hunterdon Hills Playhouse    Hampton, NJ $85.00 (Includes bus, lunch and show)
    ANNOUNCING 2019 TRIP  
March 9-15, 2019 Iceland's Magical Northern Lights COLLETTE TOURS

7 days 10 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 dinners

Double per person: $3,499.00  Includes r/t airfare from JFK, air taxes and fees/surcharges, hotel transfers. Deposit is $500 per person upon reservation. If you purchase Travel Protection Plan, the deposit is only $250.00 per person plus the cost of the insurance of $290.00. 

 

Deposits are non-refundable. All payments must be made by check or money order. Make checks payable to 'City of Middletown'.

 An appointment is needed for sign up.  Deposits are required for all trips.  

Broadway Shows require full payment at time of sign up.

For further information on trips and shows, please contact Olga Rojas between 9:00am-12:30p.m. at 845-346-4074.

 

 

Transportation

Senior Shuttle Bus Schedule
WEEKLY SHOPPING SCHEDULE

MONDAY
2 PM — 3:30 PM
Shoprite (Dolson Ave.), Playtogs Plaza ( National Liquidators)

TUESDAY
10:30 AM — 2:30 PM
Galleria @ Crystal Run, Wal-Mart, Dunning Farms Plaza

Shoprite (211), Price Chopper, Aldi's, Big Lots

WEDNESDAY

2 PM — 3:30 PM
Shoprite (Dolson Ave.), Playtogs Plaza ( National Liquidators)

THURSDAY
11 AM — 2 PM 
Wal-Mart, Dunnings Farms Plaza

FRIDAY

2 PM — 3:30 PM
Shoprite (Dolson Ave.), Playtogs Plaza ( National Liquidators)

Medical Appointments: Monday-Friday
Crystal Run Rd area doctors
ORMC Rehab, ORMC Pavilion, Crystal Run Healthcare
First Drop-off:10:30 a.m. with Pick-up at 12:30 p.m.
Second Drop-off: 12:30 p.m. with Pick-up at 2:30 p.m.
 
SUNDAY SCHEDULE
City of Middletown Churches
7:30 AM — 12:30 PM
(Reserve by Fridays 12:00 PM)
OFFICE HOURS FOR RESERVATIONST: The office hours to reserve a ride are 8:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Monday to Friday. Please call us during these hours to reserve your rides for the week and to reserve for Sunday Church Services.
SENIOR SHUTTLE BUS HOURS OF OPERATION The shuttle bus runs Monday to Friday from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. and Sundays from 7:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. Please call:346-4070 OR 346-4071
The City of Middletown extends their appreciation to the following organizations for the continued support of the Senior Citizens Transportation Program:Orange County Office For The Aging, Middletown Kiwanis Club and Lion's Club.The City of Middletown operates a Senior Citizens Shuttle Bus Service daily and on Sundays. Passengers age 60 and older may use this service. Riders are picked up at their home and brought to any destination in the City of Middltwon Such as bank, beauty shop, senior center, nutrition site and medical appointments. Weekly grocery shopping trips have also been scheduled to meet your requests. Doctors & Health Facilities along Crystal Run Road can be scheduled weekly also, with the conveneince of two scheduled times of drop-off and pick-up. 
Seniors using this bus service MUST call one day ahead to make a reservation to be picked up.
 
SUGGESTED DONATION: 
The suggested donation for rides is $1.00 (one dollar) each way. 

 

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