Senior Citizens

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Did you know?

• Benjamin Franklin only retired from public service when he was 82!!

• Susan B. Anthony was past 80 when she formed the International Woman Suffrage Alliance!!

• Grandma Moses received her last commission as an artist when she was 99!!

• The Sagebrush Alley Senior Center serves congregate meals Monday through Friday @ noon. Please consider joining us for lunch. Call 377-3791 to sign up for lunch.

It’s been a long time since we have held a 55+ meeting! There is one scheduled on Tuesday April 9th @ 3:15 here at the center. Please try to attend, as there are a few items that need to be discussed.

Congratulations to the winners of the pinochle tournament that was held on Friday March 29th: first place--Kay Arellano and Kent Wangsness; second place--Bruce Clausen and Velma Kinsey; third place--Dee Hall and Gary Schlenz. The winners of the activities held this last week were: pinochle--Kent Wangsness; whist--Kent Wangsness; cribbage--Velma Kinsey; pinochle--Kent Wangsness

Thank you to the following individuals for their donations to the senior center: Carole Dick, Candy Austby, Don and Penny Zimmerman, Terry Skerritt; Kay Arellano; Stella Bakken, Helen Granmoe and Bernice Rudnick.

Thank you to the following individuals for their memorials to the center: Don and Penny Zimmerman in memory of Lois Hansen; Jim and Carol Swanson in memory of Bruce Smith; Dennis and Sandy Snow in memory of Mrs. Mary Olson.

Next week’s activities: Monday--exercise @ 9 and bridge and pinochle @ 1; Tuesday--whist @ 1 and 55+ meeting @ 3:15; Wednesday--exercise @ 9 and cribbage @ 1; Thursday--pinochle @ 1; Friday--exercise @ 9 and pinochle tournament @ 1.

Next week’s menu: Monday--Sloppy Joes; Tuesday--Chicken Stir Fry; Wednesday--Mexi-Bake; Thursday--Roast Beef; Friday--Potato Soup and Fish Sandwich.