Delano Senior Center Activities

The Delano Senior Center activities for the week of Sept. 19 to Sept. 28 are listed below. For more information on events at the center or transportation, call 763-972-0574.

The Delano Senior Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The center is located at 234 Second St. N. The Director is Gail Sinkel and the Assistant is Linda Van Lith. A variety of activities are planned on a daily basis. The coffeepot is always on and area seniors are invited to drop in. Lunch is served at noon. Meals on Wheels are delivered to home bound seniors. Transportation is available.

THURSDAY, OCT. 3:

9:15 a.m. Writers Group outing to book stores and lunch

1 p.m. — Movie

FRIDAY, OCT. 4:

11:20 to 11:40 a.m. — Exercise

12:30 p.m. — Bingo

MONDAY, OCT. 7:

10:30 a.m. Choir practice.

11:15 a.m. Bingo.

TUESDAY, OCT. 8:

1 p.m. Mexican train.

6:30 p.m. Navigating Medicare class.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 9:

9 a.m. Buffalo shopping.

11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Exercise.

1 p.m. Cards – 500.

THURSDAY, OCT. 10:

12:30 p.m. Quick trip to Luce Line Apple Orchard.

FRIDAY, OCT. 11:

11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Exercise.

12:30 p.m. Bingo.

Mark calendars with following events:

Tuesday, Oct. 15  —Treasure Island Casino trip.

Wednesday, Oct. 16 — Ridgedale Shopping.

Tuesday, Oct. 22 — Octoberfest Celebration.

Wednesday, Oct. 23 — Knollwood shopping.

Thursday, Oct. 24 — History Theatre trip to see “Baby Case.”

Wednesday, Oct. 30 – Kimball chicken dinner trip.

Thursday, Oct. 31 — Halloween Party-come in costume.

Saturday, Nov. 2 — Individual health insurance counseling available by appointment,

Tuesday, Nov. 5 – Medicare Part D presentation.

Monday, Nov. 11 – Closed in observance of Veteran’s Day.

Tuesday, Nov. 19 Thanksgiving Dinner.

Saturday, Nov. 23 “White Christmas” at the Paramount Theater

Driving courses will be offered:

St. Cloud University 4-hour refresher: Wednesday, Oct. 9, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.

St. Cloud University 8-hour course: Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 15 and 16, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.

To register for classes sponsored by St. Cloud University, call 1-888-234-1294 or online at mnsafetycenter.org

Movie Club: Similar to a book club, participants will watch movies and discuss them. We will meet Thursdays at 1:00. Interested persons can join by calling the Delano Senior Center at 763-972-0574 or just drop in to see what this is all about. Hope to see all you movie buffs there!

The River Rider transit program is available to take you to your daily appointments in the city of Delano. Their number is 763-263-0101 or 1-800-821-9719. The hours of operation are: Mon, Wed. and Friday, 9:00-3:30 and Tuesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. They operate a 19-passenger w/c lift equipped vehicle for your transit needs. Call the Senior Center for more information or to register for any “Program Day Trips” or out of Delano Shopping Trips.

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