September TVCCA Menu


    September 11th: Beef Hot Dog w/Bun, Baked Beans, Mixed Vegetables Medley, Tropical Fruit Cup, and beverage.

    September 18th: Pub Burger w/Bun, Baked Beans, Zucchini, Peas & Carrots,
    Mandarin Oranges, Bread, Margarine and beverage.

    September 25th: Crispy Cod, Macaroni & Cheese, Zucchini, Peas & Carrots, Mixed Fruit Cup, Bread, Margarine and beverage.

    As a reminder, the meal count is called into the Commissary each Tuesday
    for the upcoming Monday meal. You can register for your meal in person at the
    senior center or contact the Senior Affairs Office by calling 860-887-5581 ext. 6.

    There is a suggested donation of $3.00 per person for the meal. You do not need
    to be a Preston resident to participate, all persons 60 years of age and older are
    welcome. Persons younger than 60 years are charged a fee to participate.

    On Monday, September 18th at 11:15, we will have a health talk presented
    by Andrea Deedy. The topic will be Eating Healthy on a Budget.

    July 2023 Preston Library Events

    Wednesday, July 19th at 1:00pm 

    Book Discussion: The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams

    Join us on the third Wednesday of each month for a lively discussion on a variety of fiction and non-fiction! This month’s book, will be The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams.For ages 18 and up: to register and receive a book come into the library, or call us at (860) 886-1010. This service was funded through a grant by the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut: Thank You!


    Thursday, July 20th at 5:30pm

    Beer Styles with Cicerone Em Sauter

    If you want to learn more about your favorite brew (and its history) join Cicerone (Certified Beer Server) Em Sauter for this in-depth discussion on the many styles of beer. 

    Widely regarded in the industry for her expertise on the subject, Ms. Sauter presents an in-depth examination on the history and styles of this popular beverage. Please note: there will be no beer tasting at this presentation. For ages 18 and up. Please register online at https:// or call us at (860) 886-1010.


    Library Passes: Check Them Out!

    Thanks to the Friends of the Preston Public Library and Preston Youth Services the Library offers passes to local museums and zoos! Call us at (860) 886-1010 or visit our website at

    July TVCCA Menu

    Our July menu includes the following selections:

    Monday, July 24th: Country Style Chicken, Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes, Green & Waxed Bens, Fresh Orange, Bread, Margarine and Beverage.

    Monday, July 31st: Pub Burger w/Bun, Baked Beans, Mixed Vegetables Medley, Mixed Fruit Cup, Bread, Margarine and Beverage.


    As a reminder, if you are interested in participating in the luncheon
    program, you do need to call in advance to make a reservation. The meal count is called into the central kitchen one week prior to the day we serve. We only
    receive the number of meals that we have reservations for, they do not give extras and therefore we are unable to accommodate walk-ins.

    Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. and there is a suggested donation of $3.00 per
    person to participate. If you are interested in attending the luncheon, please
    remember that you do need to call in advance. Normal days of operation at the
    senior center are Monday (860-889-0770) from 9:00 – 1:00 p.m., Tuesday &
    Thursday (860-889-0770) 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. or you may leave a message at the
    Senior Affair Office at 860-887-5581 ext. 6. Please leave your name and phone
    number along with a brief message.

    Food Distribution

    Friday, July 7th from 10:00-11:00am 


    As a reminder, we strongly suggest that you bring a cooler along to keep the perishable items safe. We do have the UNCAS Health District Van and their staff available to share important information and assist in answering your questions. Thanks to United Community and Family Services for their continued support to keep this service going in our small community.

    Coffee & Conversation

    Back by popular demand, we have scheduled another Coffee &
    Conversation event at the Preston Senior Center on Wednesday, July 12th. Doors open at 12:00 (noon) and the program will begin at approximately 12:30 p.m. This presentation will offer residents an opportunity to air their questions and bring forth concerns regarding public safety. At the last Coffee & Conversation presentation, we were made aware of the need to provide an opportunity for residents to converse with our Resident State Troopers as we ran out of time and unfortunately couldn’t accommodate all of the requests. Our plan is to give you an opportunity to speak first; followed by information on scams, crimes, areas of concern which our Resident Troopers will address.

    The senior center is air conditioned and has comfortable seating for
    approximately 40 individuals. We will have coffee, tea, water and some light