Officer Casey will be bringing the new Great Barrington Police Department’s Therapy Dog, Archer to meet everyone on Wednesday, October 27th 9 am to 12 pm while the Flu Clinic is happy.

Please stop and see them.

Due to the rise in cases of Covid; senior center activities and what is offered may change very quickly. Cancellations or mask requirement updates will be posted on site, on our website ( or you can call the senior center (413) 528-1881 for updates.

At this time ~ all visitors whether vaccinated or not are required

to wear masks indoors at the senior center.

SHINE is by appointment only, please no walk-ins for now. If you need assistance with your health insurance information, please call ahead (413) 528-1881 or call (413) 499-0524.


We will be closed on September 6th in observance of Labor Day!






Thur., Aug 19th at 1 pm

Dietician Bruce Homstead, MS, RDN, LDN,

AFMCP of Elder Services will be presenting a 45

minute lecture with time for questions and  slides

about nutrition.  Those that attend will receive a

give-away package and special dessert!!

               Check out CTSB T.V.’s  November  schedule and watch

for scheduled programs that are from the Claire Teague Center.

Out first program will be the Teague Tappers tapped during one of their outside

classes held this summer  —stay tuned for more televised programs

Want to play Bingo while staying at home or join a discussion group?

There will be more to come, please email or call and give us your suggestions

for T.V. shows from the center. Call (413) 528-5856 or email Joan at

Join Kate Doran for a 45-minute chair-based online yoga class. We start sitting in the chair, then stand up and use the chair for balance in some standing postures, and then we get down on the floor for the last part of the practice. You only need to get up off the floor once! Enjoy and Namaste.

A couple years ago, my daughter, Lily took me to the Albany Tulip Festival for Mother’s Day. It was such a beautiful day…I got a plethora of gorgeous photos and will cherish the day forever.

Here’s a little video of this year’s beautiful blooms!! Enjoy!