Seniors of North Smithfield

Bob Thurber and joann LaFlamme stand outside of Scouters Hall, where a future multi-generational center is planned.

NORTH SMITHFIELD – North Smithfield senior citizens say being involved in senior center activities has greatly impacted their life in a positive way, and they hope the push toward development of a multi-generational senior center in town will erase any negative connotations of what a senior center means to a community.

Joann LaFlamme, a retired banker for Trust Bank of America, said she first became interested in senior activities when she picked up a copy of The Breeze and saw that Aging Well of Woonsocket was bringing Zumba classes to Scouters Hall, the proposed site of the future grant-funded center.

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