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.


10:30 a.m. Writers Group.

1 p.m. — Movie, “Identity Theft.”


11:20 to 11:40 a.m. — Exercise

12:30 p.m. — Bingo


10:30 a.m. Choir practice.

11:15 a.m. Bingo.


Noon – 2 p.m. Blood pressure clinic.

11:30 a.m. Octoberfest. Music by Lyndon Peterson.

1 p.m. Mexican Train.


9 a.m. Knollwood shopping.

11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Exercise.

1 p.m. Cards – 500.


8:45 a.m. “Baby Case” at History Theatre.

1 p.m. Movie, “Mud.”


11:20 to 11:40 a.m. — Exercise

12:30 p.m. — Bingo

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

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!

Driving Courses:

Four-hour driving refresher, Wednesday, Nov. 6, AAR course. 8 a.m. to noon.

Eight-hour AARP course, Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 20 and 21, 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.

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.