The Delano Senior Center activities for the week of Oct. 10 to Oct. 18 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. 10:
12:30 p.m. Quick trip to Luce Line Apple Orchard.
1 p.m. Movie, “Promised Land.”
FRIDAY, OCT. 11:
11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Exercise.
12:30 p.m. Bingo.
MONDAY, OCT. 14:
10:30 a.m. Choir practice.
11:15 a.m. Bingo.
Noon. Celebrate October birthdays.
1 p.m. Bridge.
TUESDAY, OCT. 15:
7:30 a.m. Treasure Island trip.
10 a.m. Story Theater practice.
Noon – 2 p.m. Blood pressure clinic.
1 p.m. Farkel.
5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Eight hour driving class, part one.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16:
9 a.m. Ridgedale shopping.
10:30 a.m. Book Club.
11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Exercise.
1 p.m. Cribbage.
5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Eight hour driving class, part two.
THURSDAY, OCT. 17:
10:30 a.m. Writers Group.
1 p.m. — Movie, “Identity Theft.”
FRIDAY, OCT. 18:
11:20 to 11:40 a.m. — Exercise
12:30 p.m. — Bingo
Mark calendars with following events:
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.
Wed., Nov. 6 — 8 a.m. – noon. Four hour AARP driving refresher class.
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 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.