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Thursday November 21, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
3:00 PM - 3:01 PM    light stove
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Friday November 22, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Senior Lunches - Senior Lunch Program
The Senior Lunch program runs on Fridays, throughout the year - barring the weather and placement of holidays. Come and join the group for "good food, good company and great desserts".  Doors open at 10:00am for coffee, games and chatting.  Lunch is served at 11:30am.  Reservations are required for all lunches.  This can be done by calling the Wednesday prior to the lunch - 784-5032.  The special lunches require more advanced reservations.Periodically, there will be a speaker at the luncheon and/or a special event.  The last Friday of the month, the lunch will be Pot Luck. Please contact Gloria for more information.*** This is not a program one registers for/pays for on line......please contact Gloria to do so.  Her information is below* Guests for the Senior Enrichment & Entertainment Series at Lunch-Friday, October 4th at 10:30am,  Marie Isham, Underground Railroad QuiltFriday, November 1st at 10:30am, Show and Tell is back!Friday, December 6th at 10:30am. - Musical Entertainment - CV MusicPot Luck Lunches  Bring a Dish....Share a dish! Friday, October 25th, November 22nd (Thanksgiving themed), December 27th.Special Events:  save the date....Oktoberfest - October 18thMahjong Madness, October 30thChristmas Party/Lunch, December 20th
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    indoor walking
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM    private party- Moore
 
Saturday November 23, 2019
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM    food pantry sorting
 
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Hunger & Homelessness Dinner
 
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Hunger & Homelessness Dinner
 
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Hunger & Homelessness Dinner
 
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Hunger & Homelessness Dinner
 
Sunday November 24, 2019
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Covey birthday party
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Covey birthday party
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    birthday party- Seppala
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Monday November 25, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Board Games, Cards, Darts, Checkers, Chess - Board Games etc
The luncheon room at the PCC will be available every Monday for games.....stop on by to check it out!!$2/person/visit...please pay Gloria at the PCC.  For more information, please call 784-5032Pre-registration is not necessary
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Cribbage - Cribbage
Join this fun group of seniors every Monday afternoon at 1pm for an afternoon of cribbage at the Peterborough Community Center - year 'round!  This is another great way to get out and socialize! Coffee is provided and you are welcome to bring a treat to share.  If you do not know the game of cribbage, do not worry.  There is someone in the group who would be happy to teach you.   Who:     AnyoneWhen:   MondaysTime:    1 to 3:30pmCost:     $1/session
 
7:30 PM - 8:20 PM    Dog Obedience Classes with Amee - Dog Genius Class - Nov 2019
From Erica on 9/26 - Wicked Good Dog Training,  "As many of you may know, I will no longer be teaching the group dog training classes for the Peterborough Recreation Department. I have been so honored to meet and work with so many of you and your dogs over the years. While it is sad to be leaving, I feel much better knowing I am leaving this community that I love in such wonderful and capable hands. Amee Abel CPDT-KA, of Abel 2 Train, will be taking over teaching group dog obedience classes for the PRC. I have worked with Amee as a student, with my own dogs, and as a colleague, for the last 7 years and I am fully confident she will take excellent care of you and your dog. I wish you all the best in your training journey with your beloved dogs.Erica Marshall CPDT-KAWicked Good Dog Training"Your Dog’s First Training ClassThis 6-week class is suitable for puppies and dogs (8 weeks to 8 months) and new-to-your-family dogs.  We work on the basic manners such as sit, down, polite greetings, leash walking, wait/stay, coming when called and more.Dog Genius ClassThis class builds on the behaviors learned in your First Training class. Dogs will work around greater distractions, execute more reliable and precise behaviors and strengthen any behaviors that are not as consistent. Pre-requisite: Your First Training Class or equivalent. Your dog must be able to learn in a room with other dogs.  Intro to Therapy DogTherapy dogs visit to make people feel better. If you have a social, well-mannered dog and you have the time to volunteer, Therapy Dog work may be the job for you both! This 6 week course can prepare you to become a certified ThD team. We will work on the skills of polite greeting, patient waiting while people talk, party tricks to entertain those who you visit, and learn the rules and requirements to certify through Alliance of Therapy Dog (www.therapydogs.com)About Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAmee Abel is Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Certification Counsel of Professional Dog Trainers with a lifetime of animal husbandry experience (dogs, cats, horses, and more) and over ten years’ experience teaching training classes. She says, “Dogs are my passion and helping you with your dog is my profession.” She brings a depth of knowledge and experience about living with dogs that is rare to find.In addition to offering classes at Peterborough Rec Dept, Abel offers private, in-home training and teaches a variety of classes for Monadnock Humane Society’s Training Center in Swanzey, NH. Abel is active in many aspects of dog training and sports. She’s an approved Tester for the AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program and the AKC Trick Dog program. She judges for WCRL Rally and RFE RallyFrEe competitions and is an on-site Representative for CDSP Obedience trials. She’s a Tester/Observer for Alliance of Therapy Dogs (ATD) and over the past ten years has helped many teams become certified Therapy Dogs.Amee’s dogs are first and foremost good household members, but they also hold competition titles in Obedience, Rally, Musical Freestyle (dancing), Agility, and one is a certified Therapy Dog. Her household further includes a cat, a just graduated from College son, and a very patient husband.Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAbel Dog Training, LLCwww.abel2train.com
 
Tuesday November 26, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
6:00 PM - 6:01 PM    light stove for event tomorrow
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Wednesday November 27, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Bingo - Bingo
If you enjoy good fun, great laughs and playing bingo - come and join the Senior Program at the PCC on Elm Street each Wednesday morning, starting at 10am.   This program runs until 11:30am. The cost is $2 per person per session and small prizes will be given out.Where:  Peterborough Community Center, conference room
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Kraft Korner - Kraft Korner
Facilitated by; the PRD and Gloria SchultzCome and learn how to make new projects, to share your knowledge with others and to have fun together.  You are welcome to bring something to share or bring your own individual project to work on.  We have women who are expects in knitting and crocheting if you need some help.September 18 - No Sew Fleece Blankets, for donation to the "Project Linus" organizationSeptember 25 - "Pot Luck Crafts", bring in your own personal project to work on.Who:     AdultsWhen:   WednesdaysTime:     1 to 3pmWhere:  Peterborough Community CenterCost:     $2/visit plus the cost of supplies.For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032.  SPECIAL EVENT:  Fall Tea Cup Flower Arranging and Afternoon Tea.  November 6th.  1 to 3pm.  Call Gloria at 784-5032 for more information.
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Mahjong - Mahjong
Organized by Gloria SchultzCome join other Mahjong enthusiasts enjoy this engaging game of skill, strategy and luck. Check it out! For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032 or the PRD office at 924-8080.Who:    Adults over the age of 50When:  Wednesdays, starting late OctoberWhere: Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm StreetTime:   1:30 to 3:30pmCost:    $2/person/visit    
 
Thursday November 28, 2019
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM    family gathering- Seppala
 
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM    family gathering- Seppala
 
Friday November 29, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Saturday November 30, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    birthday party- DePietro
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    birthday party- DePietro
 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Birthday party
 
Sunday December 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    American Legion Mtgs
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Interact Club meeting
 
Monday December 2, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Board Games, Cards, Darts, Checkers, Chess - Board Games etc
The luncheon room at the PCC will be available every Monday for games.....stop on by to check it out!!$2/person/visit...please pay Gloria at the PCC.  For more information, please call 784-5032Pre-registration is not necessary
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Cribbage - Cribbage
Join this fun group of seniors every Monday afternoon at 1pm for an afternoon of cribbage at the Peterborough Community Center - year 'round!  This is another great way to get out and socialize! Coffee is provided and you are welcome to bring a treat to share.  If you do not know the game of cribbage, do not worry.  There is someone in the group who would be happy to teach you.   Who:     AnyoneWhen:   MondaysTime:    1 to 3:30pmCost:     $1/session
 
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM    DCA Basketball practices
 
7:30 PM - 8:20 PM    Dog Obedience Classes with Amee - Dog Genius Class - Nov 2019
From Erica on 9/26 - Wicked Good Dog Training,  "As many of you may know, I will no longer be teaching the group dog training classes for the Peterborough Recreation Department. I have been so honored to meet and work with so many of you and your dogs over the years. While it is sad to be leaving, I feel much better knowing I am leaving this community that I love in such wonderful and capable hands. Amee Abel CPDT-KA, of Abel 2 Train, will be taking over teaching group dog obedience classes for the PRC. I have worked with Amee as a student, with my own dogs, and as a colleague, for the last 7 years and I am fully confident she will take excellent care of you and your dog. I wish you all the best in your training journey with your beloved dogs.Erica Marshall CPDT-KAWicked Good Dog Training"Your Dog’s First Training ClassThis 6-week class is suitable for puppies and dogs (8 weeks to 8 months) and new-to-your-family dogs.  We work on the basic manners such as sit, down, polite greetings, leash walking, wait/stay, coming when called and more.Dog Genius ClassThis class builds on the behaviors learned in your First Training class. Dogs will work around greater distractions, execute more reliable and precise behaviors and strengthen any behaviors that are not as consistent. Pre-requisite: Your First Training Class or equivalent. Your dog must be able to learn in a room with other dogs.  Intro to Therapy DogTherapy dogs visit to make people feel better. If you have a social, well-mannered dog and you have the time to volunteer, Therapy Dog work may be the job for you both! This 6 week course can prepare you to become a certified ThD team. We will work on the skills of polite greeting, patient waiting while people talk, party tricks to entertain those who you visit, and learn the rules and requirements to certify through Alliance of Therapy Dog (www.therapydogs.com)About Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAmee Abel is Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Certification Counsel of Professional Dog Trainers with a lifetime of animal husbandry experience (dogs, cats, horses, and more) and over ten years’ experience teaching training classes. She says, “Dogs are my passion and helping you with your dog is my profession.” She brings a depth of knowledge and experience about living with dogs that is rare to find.In addition to offering classes at Peterborough Rec Dept, Abel offers private, in-home training and teaches a variety of classes for Monadnock Humane Society’s Training Center in Swanzey, NH. Abel is active in many aspects of dog training and sports. She’s an approved Tester for the AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program and the AKC Trick Dog program. She judges for WCRL Rally and RFE RallyFrEe competitions and is an on-site Representative for CDSP Obedience trials. She’s a Tester/Observer for Alliance of Therapy Dogs (ATD) and over the past ten years has helped many teams become certified Therapy Dogs.Amee’s dogs are first and foremost good household members, but they also hold competition titles in Obedience, Rally, Musical Freestyle (dancing), Agility, and one is a certified Therapy Dog. Her household further includes a cat, a just graduated from College son, and a very patient husband.Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAbel Dog Training, LLCwww.abel2train.com
 
Tuesday December 3, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
3:30 PM - 5:45 PM    DCA Basketball practices
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Wednesday December 4, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Bingo - Bingo
If you enjoy good fun, great laughs and playing bingo - come and join the Senior Program at the PCC on Elm Street each Wednesday morning, starting at 10am.   This program runs until 11:30am. The cost is $2 per person per session and small prizes will be given out.Where:  Peterborough Community Center, conference room
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Kraft Korner - Kraft Korner
Facilitated by; the PRD and Gloria SchultzCome and learn how to make new projects, to share your knowledge with others and to have fun together.  You are welcome to bring something to share or bring your own individual project to work on.  We have women who are expects in knitting and crocheting if you need some help.September 18 - No Sew Fleece Blankets, for donation to the "Project Linus" organizationSeptember 25 - "Pot Luck Crafts", bring in your own personal project to work on.Who:     AdultsWhen:   WednesdaysTime:     1 to 3pmWhere:  Peterborough Community CenterCost:     $2/visit plus the cost of supplies.For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032.  SPECIAL EVENT:  Fall Tea Cup Flower Arranging and Afternoon Tea.  November 6th.  1 to 3pm.  Call Gloria at 784-5032 for more information.
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Mahjong - Mahjong
Organized by Gloria SchultzCome join other Mahjong enthusiasts enjoy this engaging game of skill, strategy and luck. Check it out! For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032 or the PRD office at 924-8080.Who:    Adults over the age of 50When:  Wednesdays, starting late OctoberWhere: Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm StreetTime:   1:30 to 3:30pmCost:    $2/person/visit    
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Peterborough Farmers' Market- indoors
 
Thursday December 5, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
Friday December 6, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Senior Lunches - Senior Lunch Program
The Senior Lunch program runs on Fridays, throughout the year - barring the weather and placement of holidays. Come and join the group for "good food, good company and great desserts".  Doors open at 10:00am for coffee, games and chatting.  Lunch is served at 11:30am.  Reservations are required for all lunches.  This can be done by calling the Wednesday prior to the lunch - 784-5032.  The special lunches require more advanced reservations.Periodically, there will be a speaker at the luncheon and/or a special event.  The last Friday of the month, the lunch will be Pot Luck. Please contact Gloria for more information.*** This is not a program one registers for/pays for on line......please contact Gloria to do so.  Her information is below* Guests for the Senior Enrichment & Entertainment Series at Lunch-Friday, October 4th at 10:30am,  Marie Isham, Underground Railroad QuiltFriday, November 1st at 10:30am, Show and Tell is back!Friday, December 6th at 10:30am. - Musical Entertainment - CV MusicPot Luck Lunches  Bring a Dish....Share a dish! Friday, October 25th, November 22nd (Thanksgiving themed), December 27th.Special Events:  save the date....Oktoberfest - October 18thMahjong Madness, October 30thChristmas Party/Lunch, December 20th
 
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
Saturday December 7, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough 2019 - Holiday Trees in Peterborough 2019
There is fun for all ages at Holiday Trees in Peterborough, where each unique tree displays the imaginative flair of its donor.  In addition to enjoying the details on each tree and voting for your favorites, there will be a kids' iSpy game, visits from Santa, raffles and free baked goods.  The event is free and all donations will benefit the Peterborough Community Center (PCC) for future upgrades.  Anyone from any town may enter a decorated tree and there is no cost to participate. Please read the invitation for more information: https://www.townofpeterborough.com/vertical/sites/%7B792D537E-D69C-464A-80FB-790917F72F17%7D/uploads/2019_Invitation_Web_Final.pdfIf you would like to enter a tree, please email Lauren at lmartin@peterboroughnh.gov as soon as possible, so we can plan the room layout accordingly.  The application with your write-up for our event program is due no later than Monday Nov. 25th.  The application can be found here:  https://www.townofpeterborough.com/vertical/sites/%7B792D537E-D69C-464A-80FB-790917F72F17%7D/uploads/2019_TREES_Application_and_Rules__Regs_Final.pdfTree Setup:  Thursday Dec. 5th, 1 - 7pmHoliday Trees in Peterborough event:  Saturday Dec. 7th, 10am - 7:30pm & Sunday Dec. 8th, 11am - 3pm            Admission is FREE.  Donations are gladly accepted for future upgrades to the PCC.            Santa will visit Saturday 10:30am - noon & Sunday noon - 1pm.  Bring your camera!                         Voting for your favorite trees will take place on Saturday only.    This year we will be voting for trees created by kids separately from trees created by adults.  On Sunday, the top vote-getting trees will proudly display their gold ribbons.            Kids can hunt for details with an iSpy game.  Kids who find 10 items earn a free raffle ticket.  Great detectives who find 20 items may have two raffle tickets!                        Raffles will be drawn Sunday at 1pm and winners will be notified by phone.  Raffle prizes may be claimed at the PCC on Sunday until 4:30pm, or on Monday between 9am - 5pm.In addition to free raffle tickets children can earn by finding the iSpy items, raffle tickets may also be purchased at $1 = 1 ticket; $5 = 6 tickets; $10 = 15 tickets.Raffle items range anywhere from the entire decorated tree, to just the ornaments, to a business gift card or an item related to the theme of the tree.  We also have twelve great toys available in our Twelve Days of Christmas raffle.  Place your raffle ticket in the bin wherever you would like to take a chance.  You will only be in the running for items you would like to win.               Free Baked Goods will be available Saturday 10am - 6pm and Sunday from 11am - 3pm. Tree Cleanup:  Sunday Dec. 8th, 3 - 4pm
 
Sunday December 8, 2019
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough 2019 - Holiday Trees in Peterborough 2019
There is fun for all ages at Holiday Trees in Peterborough, where each unique tree displays the imaginative flair of its donor.  In addition to enjoying the details on each tree and voting for your favorites, there will be a kids' iSpy game, visits from Santa, raffles and free baked goods.  The event is free and all donations will benefit the Peterborough Community Center (PCC) for future upgrades.  Anyone from any town may enter a decorated tree and there is no cost to participate. Please read the invitation for more information: https://www.townofpeterborough.com/vertical/sites/%7B792D537E-D69C-464A-80FB-790917F72F17%7D/uploads/2019_Invitation_Web_Final.pdfIf you would like to enter a tree, please email Lauren at lmartin@peterboroughnh.gov as soon as possible, so we can plan the room layout accordingly.  The application with your write-up for our event program is due no later than Monday Nov. 25th.  The application can be found here:  https://www.townofpeterborough.com/vertical/sites/%7B792D537E-D69C-464A-80FB-790917F72F17%7D/uploads/2019_TREES_Application_and_Rules__Regs_Final.pdfTree Setup:  Thursday Dec. 5th, 1 - 7pmHoliday Trees in Peterborough event:  Saturday Dec. 7th, 10am - 7:30pm & Sunday Dec. 8th, 11am - 3pm            Admission is FREE.  Donations are gladly accepted for future upgrades to the PCC.            Santa will visit Saturday 10:30am - noon & Sunday noon - 1pm.  Bring your camera!                         Voting for your favorite trees will take place on Saturday only.    This year we will be voting for trees created by kids separately from trees created by adults.  On Sunday, the top vote-getting trees will proudly display their gold ribbons.            Kids can hunt for details with an iSpy game.  Kids who find 10 items earn a free raffle ticket.  Great detectives who find 20 items may have two raffle tickets!                        Raffles will be drawn Sunday at 1pm and winners will be notified by phone.  Raffle prizes may be claimed at the PCC on Sunday until 4:30pm, or on Monday between 9am - 5pm.In addition to free raffle tickets children can earn by finding the iSpy items, raffle tickets may also be purchased at $1 = 1 ticket; $5 = 6 tickets; $10 = 15 tickets.Raffle items range anywhere from the entire decorated tree, to just the ornaments, to a business gift card or an item related to the theme of the tree.  We also have twelve great toys available in our Twelve Days of Christmas raffle.  Place your raffle ticket in the bin wherever you would like to take a chance.  You will only be in the running for items you would like to win.               Free Baked Goods will be available Saturday 10am - 6pm and Sunday from 11am - 3pm. Tree Cleanup:  Sunday Dec. 8th, 3 - 4pm
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Pickleball
 
Monday December 9, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Board Games, Cards, Darts, Checkers, Chess - Board Games etc
The luncheon room at the PCC will be available every Monday for games.....stop on by to check it out!!$2/person/visit...please pay Gloria at the PCC.  For more information, please call 784-5032Pre-registration is not necessary
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Cribbage - Cribbage
Join this fun group of seniors every Monday afternoon at 1pm for an afternoon of cribbage at the Peterborough Community Center - year 'round!  This is another great way to get out and socialize! Coffee is provided and you are welcome to bring a treat to share.  If you do not know the game of cribbage, do not worry.  There is someone in the group who would be happy to teach you.   Who:     AnyoneWhen:   MondaysTime:    1 to 3:30pmCost:     $1/session
 
7:30 PM - 8:20 PM    Dog Obedience Classes with Amee - Dog Genius Class - Nov 2019
From Erica on 9/26 - Wicked Good Dog Training,  "As many of you may know, I will no longer be teaching the group dog training classes for the Peterborough Recreation Department. I have been so honored to meet and work with so many of you and your dogs over the years. While it is sad to be leaving, I feel much better knowing I am leaving this community that I love in such wonderful and capable hands. Amee Abel CPDT-KA, of Abel 2 Train, will be taking over teaching group dog obedience classes for the PRC. I have worked with Amee as a student, with my own dogs, and as a colleague, for the last 7 years and I am fully confident she will take excellent care of you and your dog. I wish you all the best in your training journey with your beloved dogs.Erica Marshall CPDT-KAWicked Good Dog Training"Your Dog’s First Training ClassThis 6-week class is suitable for puppies and dogs (8 weeks to 8 months) and new-to-your-family dogs.  We work on the basic manners such as sit, down, polite greetings, leash walking, wait/stay, coming when called and more.Dog Genius ClassThis class builds on the behaviors learned in your First Training class. Dogs will work around greater distractions, execute more reliable and precise behaviors and strengthen any behaviors that are not as consistent. Pre-requisite: Your First Training Class or equivalent. Your dog must be able to learn in a room with other dogs.  Intro to Therapy DogTherapy dogs visit to make people feel better. If you have a social, well-mannered dog and you have the time to volunteer, Therapy Dog work may be the job for you both! This 6 week course can prepare you to become a certified ThD team. We will work on the skills of polite greeting, patient waiting while people talk, party tricks to entertain those who you visit, and learn the rules and requirements to certify through Alliance of Therapy Dog (www.therapydogs.com)About Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAmee Abel is Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Certification Counsel of Professional Dog Trainers with a lifetime of animal husbandry experience (dogs, cats, horses, and more) and over ten years’ experience teaching training classes. She says, “Dogs are my passion and helping you with your dog is my profession.” She brings a depth of knowledge and experience about living with dogs that is rare to find.In addition to offering classes at Peterborough Rec Dept, Abel offers private, in-home training and teaches a variety of classes for Monadnock Humane Society’s Training Center in Swanzey, NH. Abel is active in many aspects of dog training and sports. She’s an approved Tester for the AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program and the AKC Trick Dog program. She judges for WCRL Rally and RFE RallyFrEe competitions and is an on-site Representative for CDSP Obedience trials. She’s a Tester/Observer for Alliance of Therapy Dogs (ATD) and over the past ten years has helped many teams become certified Therapy Dogs.Amee’s dogs are first and foremost good household members, but they also hold competition titles in Obedience, Rally, Musical Freestyle (dancing), Agility, and one is a certified Therapy Dog. Her household further includes a cat, a just graduated from College son, and a very patient husband.Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAbel Dog Training, LLCwww.abel2train.com
 
Tuesday December 10, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Holiday Trees in Peterborough
 
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Wednesday December 11, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Bingo - Bingo
If you enjoy good fun, great laughs and playing bingo - come and join the Senior Program at the PCC on Elm Street each Wednesday morning, starting at 10am.   This program runs until 11:30am. The cost is $2 per person per session and small prizes will be given out.Where:  Peterborough Community Center, conference room
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Kraft Korner - Kraft Korner
Facilitated by; the PRD and Gloria SchultzCome and learn how to make new projects, to share your knowledge with others and to have fun together.  You are welcome to bring something to share or bring your own individual project to work on.  We have women who are expects in knitting and crocheting if you need some help.September 18 - No Sew Fleece Blankets, for donation to the "Project Linus" organizationSeptember 25 - "Pot Luck Crafts", bring in your own personal project to work on.Who:     AdultsWhen:   WednesdaysTime:     1 to 3pmWhere:  Peterborough Community CenterCost:     $2/visit plus the cost of supplies.For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032.  SPECIAL EVENT:  Fall Tea Cup Flower Arranging and Afternoon Tea.  November 6th.  1 to 3pm.  Call Gloria at 784-5032 for more information.
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Mahjong - Mahjong
Organized by Gloria SchultzCome join other Mahjong enthusiasts enjoy this engaging game of skill, strategy and luck. Check it out! For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032 or the PRD office at 924-8080.Who:    Adults over the age of 50When:  Wednesdays, starting late OctoberWhere: Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm StreetTime:   1:30 to 3:30pmCost:    $2/person/visit    
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Peterborough Farmers' Market- indoors
 
Thursday December 12, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Friday December 13, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Senior Lunches - Senior Lunch Program
The Senior Lunch program runs on Fridays, throughout the year - barring the weather and placement of holidays. Come and join the group for "good food, good company and great desserts".  Doors open at 10:00am for coffee, games and chatting.  Lunch is served at 11:30am.  Reservations are required for all lunches.  This can be done by calling the Wednesday prior to the lunch - 784-5032.  The special lunches require more advanced reservations.Periodically, there will be a speaker at the luncheon and/or a special event.  The last Friday of the month, the lunch will be Pot Luck. Please contact Gloria for more information.*** This is not a program one registers for/pays for on line......please contact Gloria to do so.  Her information is below* Guests for the Senior Enrichment & Entertainment Series at Lunch-Friday, October 4th at 10:30am,  Marie Isham, Underground Railroad QuiltFriday, November 1st at 10:30am, Show and Tell is back!Friday, December 6th at 10:30am. - Musical Entertainment - CV MusicPot Luck Lunches  Bring a Dish....Share a dish! Friday, October 25th, November 22nd (Thanksgiving themed), December 27th.Special Events:  save the date....Oktoberfest - October 18thMahjong Madness, October 30thChristmas Party/Lunch, December 20th
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    indoor walking
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Saturday December 14, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Richards family party
 
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Richards family party
 
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Richards family party
 
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Richards family party
 
9:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Richards family party
 
Sunday December 15, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM    party- Auterio
 
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM    party- Auterio
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Monday December 16, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Board Games, Cards, Darts, Checkers, Chess - Board Games etc
The luncheon room at the PCC will be available every Monday for games.....stop on by to check it out!!$2/person/visit...please pay Gloria at the PCC.  For more information, please call 784-5032Pre-registration is not necessary
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Cribbage - Cribbage
Join this fun group of seniors every Monday afternoon at 1pm for an afternoon of cribbage at the Peterborough Community Center - year 'round!  This is another great way to get out and socialize! Coffee is provided and you are welcome to bring a treat to share.  If you do not know the game of cribbage, do not worry.  There is someone in the group who would be happy to teach you.   Who:     AnyoneWhen:   MondaysTime:    1 to 3:30pmCost:     $1/session
 
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM    DCA Basketball practices
 
7:30 PM - 8:20 PM    Dog Obedience Classes with Amee - Dog Genius Class - Nov 2019
From Erica on 9/26 - Wicked Good Dog Training,  "As many of you may know, I will no longer be teaching the group dog training classes for the Peterborough Recreation Department. I have been so honored to meet and work with so many of you and your dogs over the years. While it is sad to be leaving, I feel much better knowing I am leaving this community that I love in such wonderful and capable hands. Amee Abel CPDT-KA, of Abel 2 Train, will be taking over teaching group dog obedience classes for the PRC. I have worked with Amee as a student, with my own dogs, and as a colleague, for the last 7 years and I am fully confident she will take excellent care of you and your dog. I wish you all the best in your training journey with your beloved dogs.Erica Marshall CPDT-KAWicked Good Dog Training"Your Dog’s First Training ClassThis 6-week class is suitable for puppies and dogs (8 weeks to 8 months) and new-to-your-family dogs.  We work on the basic manners such as sit, down, polite greetings, leash walking, wait/stay, coming when called and more.Dog Genius ClassThis class builds on the behaviors learned in your First Training class. Dogs will work around greater distractions, execute more reliable and precise behaviors and strengthen any behaviors that are not as consistent. Pre-requisite: Your First Training Class or equivalent. Your dog must be able to learn in a room with other dogs.  Intro to Therapy DogTherapy dogs visit to make people feel better. If you have a social, well-mannered dog and you have the time to volunteer, Therapy Dog work may be the job for you both! This 6 week course can prepare you to become a certified ThD team. We will work on the skills of polite greeting, patient waiting while people talk, party tricks to entertain those who you visit, and learn the rules and requirements to certify through Alliance of Therapy Dog (www.therapydogs.com)About Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAmee Abel is Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Certification Counsel of Professional Dog Trainers with a lifetime of animal husbandry experience (dogs, cats, horses, and more) and over ten years’ experience teaching training classes. She says, “Dogs are my passion and helping you with your dog is my profession.” She brings a depth of knowledge and experience about living with dogs that is rare to find.In addition to offering classes at Peterborough Rec Dept, Abel offers private, in-home training and teaches a variety of classes for Monadnock Humane Society’s Training Center in Swanzey, NH. Abel is active in many aspects of dog training and sports. She’s an approved Tester for the AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program and the AKC Trick Dog program. She judges for WCRL Rally and RFE RallyFrEe competitions and is an on-site Representative for CDSP Obedience trials. She’s a Tester/Observer for Alliance of Therapy Dogs (ATD) and over the past ten years has helped many teams become certified Therapy Dogs.Amee’s dogs are first and foremost good household members, but they also hold competition titles in Obedience, Rally, Musical Freestyle (dancing), Agility, and one is a certified Therapy Dog. Her household further includes a cat, a just graduated from College son, and a very patient husband.Amee Abel, CPDT-KAAbel Dog Training, LLCwww.abel2train.com
 
Tuesday December 17, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
3:30 PM - 5:45 PM    DCA Basketball practices
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Wednesday December 18, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Bingo - Bingo
If you enjoy good fun, great laughs and playing bingo - come and join the Senior Program at the PCC on Elm Street each Wednesday morning, starting at 10am.   This program runs until 11:30am. The cost is $2 per person per session and small prizes will be given out.Where:  Peterborough Community Center, conference room
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    indoor walking
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Kraft Korner - Kraft Korner
Facilitated by; the PRD and Gloria SchultzCome and learn how to make new projects, to share your knowledge with others and to have fun together.  You are welcome to bring something to share or bring your own individual project to work on.  We have women who are expects in knitting and crocheting if you need some help.September 18 - No Sew Fleece Blankets, for donation to the "Project Linus" organizationSeptember 25 - "Pot Luck Crafts", bring in your own personal project to work on.Who:     AdultsWhen:   WednesdaysTime:     1 to 3pmWhere:  Peterborough Community CenterCost:     $2/visit plus the cost of supplies.For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032.  SPECIAL EVENT:  Fall Tea Cup Flower Arranging and Afternoon Tea.  November 6th.  1 to 3pm.  Call Gloria at 784-5032 for more information.
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Mahjong - Mahjong
Organized by Gloria SchultzCome join other Mahjong enthusiasts enjoy this engaging game of skill, strategy and luck. Check it out! For more information, please call Gloria at 784-5032 or the PRD office at 924-8080.Who:    Adults over the age of 50When:  Wednesdays, starting late OctoberWhere: Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm StreetTime:   1:30 to 3:30pmCost:    $2/person/visit    
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Peterborough Farmers' Market- indoors
 
Thursday December 19, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Friday December 20, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pickleball
 
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Senior Lunches - Senior Lunch Program
The Senior Lunch program runs on Fridays, throughout the year - barring the weather and placement of holidays. Come and join the group for "good food, good company and great desserts".  Doors open at 10:00am for coffee, games and chatting.  Lunch is served at 11:30am.  Reservations are required for all lunches.  This can be done by calling the Wednesday prior to the lunch - 784-5032.  The special lunches require more advanced reservations.Periodically, there will be a speaker at the luncheon and/or a special event.  The last Friday of the month, the lunch will be Pot Luck. Please contact Gloria for more information.*** This is not a program one registers for/pays for on line......please contact Gloria to do so.  Her information is below* Guests for the Senior Enrichment & Entertainment Series at Lunch-Friday, October 4th at 10:30am,  Marie Isham, Underground Railroad QuiltFriday, November 1st at 10:30am, Show and Tell is back!Friday, December 6th at 10:30am. - Musical Entertainment - CV MusicPot Luck Lunches  Bring a Dish....Share a dish! Friday, October 25th, November 22nd (Thanksgiving themed), December 27th.Special Events:  save the date....Oktoberfest - October 18thMahjong Madness, October 30thChristmas Party/Lunch, December 20th
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    indoor walking
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball
 
Saturday December 21, 2019
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Saber Legion