Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


November 15, 2012


Registration for winter BoomerVenture Campus programs is now underway.

BoomerVenture is a series of activities created by and for Andover’s baby-boomers sponsored by the Town of Andover and the Andover Senior Center. Community members are welcome to all events.

The BoomerVenture Screening Room will show movies on Thursdays at 7 p.m., unless otherwose noted. Call 24-hours prior to order a light dinner. Check the website for current selections.

“Energize with Exercise” will be on Mondays, Nov. 26 to Feb. 11 at 3:30 p.m. and on Thursdays, Nov. 29 to Feb. 14 at 6 p.m. Monday classes cost $50 for all nine classes. Thursday classes cost $65 for all 12 classes.

Boomer Zumba will be on Thursdays, Nov. 29 through Feb. 14 at 3:30 p.m. The cost is $65.

Tai chi and qigong will be on Thursdays, Nov. 29 through Feb. 14 at 7:30 p.m. This ancient practice promotes relaxation, concentration and improves balance. The cost is $65.

BoomerBridge: Beginner review sessions will be on Mondays, Nov. 26 and Dec. 3, 10 and 17 from 10 a.m. to noon. The cost is $99. Conventions review sessions will be held on Mondays, Nov. 26 and Dec. 3, 10, and 17 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. The cost for this program is also $99.

All classes are held at 30 Whittier Court in the School Administration Building on the ground floor. Registration began Tuesday, Nov. 13.

Text Only | Photo Reprints

    U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES/Courtesy photo Dr. Howard Koh will step down as U.S. assistant secretary for health after five years to rejoin Harvard School of Public Health this fall in a new position in its Department of Health Policy and Management.

    Koh to rejoin Harvard School of Public Health Posted 6 days ago 1 Photo
  • 48 locals to pedal in Pan-Mass Challenge Posted 6 days ago

    Courtesy photo Hannah Currie is spending 10 days this summer becoming immersed in the music industry at GRAMMY Camp in Los Angeles.

    Currie hits note at LA's GRAMMY Camp Posted 6 days ago 1 Photo
  • South Church names new senior pastor Posted 13 days ago

    COURTESY PHOTO Andover residents Patrick James, left, Adam Geaslen, Ryan Byrd and Dan Bryant claimed first place at the 35th annual Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence Golf Tournament at Indian Ridge Country Club in town.

    Local foursome aces Boys & Girls Club tourney Posted 13 days ago 2 Photos

    COURTESY PHOTO The Marble sisters --Anna, 8, left, and Isabel, 11 -- post-donatin to Locks of Love.

    Sisters pair up to donate pony tails to Locks of Love Posted 13 days ago 4 Photos
  • AT HOST1

    DESI SMITH/Staff photo Former Andover residents Dana Cohen and his wife, Ginny, back, left, have regularly hosted foreign exchange students since 1989. Farrah Moussa, back right, from Egypt, and Paula Valverde, front right, from Spain, are the latest students to spend a year with the Cohens, who now live in Gloucester.

    Former Andover couple welcomes exchange students for quarter-century Posted 13 days ago 4 Photos
  • Thursday, July 3, 2014
  • LENO1

    FILE PHOTO Jay Leno, who honed his comedy skills growing up in Andover, will receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor this fall during a performance at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington.

    In good comedy company Posted 20 days ago 2 Photos

    ACT 3.jpg Susan Stott, third from left, accepts the Opening Doors to Affordable Housing in Andover Award from Andover Community Trust directors, from left, Don Schroeder, treasurer; John Pearson, president; and Joan Johnson, clerk.

    Affordable housing advocates honored Posted 20 days ago 2 Photos

    Salim Tabit

    Townspeople in the News Posted 20 days ago 1 Photo

Pictures of the Week