Senior Citizens

By 
Deanna Mitchell
Sunday, December 19, 2021

The Senior Center will be closed Friday, Dec. 24 in observance of the Christmas Holiday. We would like to wish you all a Very Merry Christmas!

Thank you to all the seniors who participated in our Christmas Carols Sing-A-Long. It was nice to hear all of the joyful singers fill the center with beautiful melodies and holiday cheer! A special thank you to Doreen Lind for volunteering to be our pianist for this wonderful event.

There are still a few days left to get signed up for the December workshop “Gnome for Christmas” to be held on Wednesday, Dec. 22 at 1 p.m. For more information or to get signed up, please call the center at 377-3791. Seating will be limited for this workshop.

INTRODUCING BAL-A-VIS-X: If you are looking for something new to try, Linda Cunningham is now teaching BAL-A-VIS-X at the center on Tuesday mornings from 9-10 a.m. BAL-A-VIS-X is a brain exercise that helps with balance, stability, getting centered and focused. It also helps in building new brain connections. This brain exercise has also been used to help those who have a had a stroke, have ADD (attention deficit disorder), or those who may suffer with PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). If you would like to find out more, we invite you to come to the center on Tuesday, Dec. 21 at noon. Linda and the group will be giving a demonstration to showcase this new exercise.

Thank you to the following individuals for their donations to the center: Delores Copping; Margie Baisch; Melvina and Robert Sarver.

The following were winners for the activities held this week: Pinochle-Kent Wangsness. The winners of the monthly pinochle tournament will be announced in next week’s article.

Next week’s activities: Monday - Exercise at 9 a.m.; Tuesday - BAL-A-VIS-X at 9 a.m. and pinochle at 1p.m.; Wednesday-Chair Yoga at 9 a.m. and Workshop at 1 p.m. Thursdayno afternoon activities. Friday-Closed. For more information or to get signed up please contact the center at 377-3791.

The noon congregate meal is served daily, Monday through Friday at 12 p.m. If you would like to join us for a meal, please call the center The Day Before at 377-3791 to reserve a meal.

Next week’s menu: Mondaymeatloaf; Tuesday—chicken noodle soup; Wednesday— baked ham; Thursday—hamburger stroganoff; Friday— CLOSED.