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.


9 a.m. to noon. Health insurance counseling by appointment only.


10 a.m. Choir practice.

11:15 a.m. Bingo.

Noon. Girl Scouts for lunch followed by wreath making.

1 p.m. Legal Aid available by appointment.


10 a.m. Storytheater practice.

11:30 Eye glasses small repair/ adjustment.

Noon – 2 p.m. Blood pressure clinic.

1 p.m. Farkel

1 p.m. Speaker on Medicare Part D-prescription drug


8 a.m. – noon. Four hour driving refresher class.

9 a.m. Buffalo shopping.

11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Exercise.

1 p.m. Cribbage.


10:30 a.m. Writers Group.

1 p.m. — Movie


11:20 to 11:40 a.m. — Exercise

12:45 p.m. — Bingo


Mark calendars for:

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

Wednesday, Nov. 13 — Senior Dining volunteer coffee/ appreciation training.

Thursday, Nov. 14 — Ridgedale shopping.

Tuesday, Nov. 19 — Thanksgiving Dinner.

Thursday, Nov. 21 — Parkinson’s Support Group, 2 p.m.

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

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

Nov. 28 and 29 — Closed for Thanksgiving.

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.