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Senior News for April 22, 2011

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22 April, 2011 (All day)

 

Tuesday, April 26 Andrew Jackson will be the topic of discussion with Jay Taggart’s history class at 7 p.m.  It is such a learning experience to be in any of Jay’s classes.  

Everyone can enjoy lots of audience input, some great laughs and experience some culture as well.  Light refreshments will be served.  Please let us know if you will be attending or just show up.

Wednesday, April 27 Lunch time McKay-Dee Senior Care will have a presentation on “Strokes”.  You will be informed about warning signs and things you should do if you suspect a stroke.  This information is very valuable for everyone.

MAY ACTIVITIES:

Mondays in May as well as each month the quilting classes are continuing with Doris Thurgood as volunteer teacher at 1:00 p.m..  Bring any handicraft if you do not want to quilt.  The group has a great time together and have made some beautiful projects.  You will be surprised at some of the tips you receive on completing your items.  

Also at 1:00 p.m. the domino playing begins!  Not only does this game help your fingers stay functioning; it will test your brain as well.  Don’t worry if you don’t know how to play, the ladies will help you learn.

Thursday, May 5 After lunch will be BINGO.

Tuesday, May 10 9 a.m.  Temple Group will leave to travel to Bountiful.  After one session at the temple the group will enjoy lunch.  Please Call Emma Lou Bell to sign up.  Vaughn Larsen is the volunteer driver.

Monday, May 16  “Annie” will be the play at the Plaza Playhouse.  Group leaving center at 4:45 p.m..  If you would like to join, please call the center at (801) 845-4040.  Mary Kaye Campbell as volunteer driver.

Wednesday, May 18  Senior Community Council from Ogden will join the lunch group.   Dean Pace will be here to demonstrate our new piano.   Please come out and support your center by having lunch with the group at noon.  Reservations are appreciated.

Thursday, May 19 Coming of Age Conference at Marriott Hotel, leaving at 8 a.m.  This informative and fun conference is a big hit each year with attendees.  There are always great breakout sessions and keynote speaker this year will be Matt Townsend on “Relationships”.  The luncheon is always terrific and there will be lots of door prizes and booths.    More information will follow, but please keep your calendar open for this day.

Tuesday, May 24 will be the annual recognition for volunteers.  You should receive a letter in the mail about this.  Please let the center know if you would like a ride.  This is a free program and lunch for those who volunteer with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program.

Foot Clinic:    As usual will be on the 4th Tuesday of the month, May 24 by appointment only.  Come and have lunch with the group that same day.  Baked potatoes with the trimmings, broccoli, fruit cocktail, wheat roll, oatmeal crispy and milk are on the menu. Please let the office know if you would like lunch.

To sign up or for more information on any event, please call 845-4040, Jeanne.