Published DateMEREDITH — The Community Action Agency (CAP), Belknap- Merrimack Counties is pleased to announce the appointment of a new director for the Inter-Lakes Senior center.
Jay Apicelli, a former administrator for the NH Department of Health and Human Services , brings a wealth of experience and great enthusiasm to his new role.
"I am very happy to be here in the Meredith community and to make center a more integral part of the Meredith.'' Apicelli said, "I believe the center has a lot to offer and I look forward to working with everyone involved. I have already met some great people and dedicated staff."
The inter-Lakes Senior Center is one of the many hubs from which CAP operates its Meals on Wheels programs. The program not only delivers nutritious meals but checks on all our clients to ensure they are safe and well. Inter-Lakes also offers Community Dining at the center, where people gather for social activities and a good meal.
Apicelli said he hope to bring more collaboration between the center and the community: "I would like to hear from members of the community and see what we can build together. I am interested in all ideas and will work hard to make those a reality.''
Currently the center has a Walk-Fit group that meets in the gym MWF mornings at 8:15 a.m., members
walk inside or out depending on the weather. Knitters and quilters meet on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. The knitters provide the Meredith with community service projects. On Tuesdays at 1 p.m. the center offers Line dancing, and all skill levels are welcome.
There will be a "Meet and greet the new guy" Thursday, March 28 from 10 a.m. to noon.