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Senior Showcase

What’s Occurring?

Good day Finney County and southwest Kansas Seniors. We have a good deal heading on at the Finney County Senior Centre this thirty day period. We are located at 907 N 10th, ideal across the Street from Wharton’s Bouquets and Gifts. End by and check out. We have a whole lot of guides and puzzles to share with you. We also have some sturdy clinical machines that we personal loan out to seniors.

You should take every single chance to be healthy: use masks, follow social distancing and this is the time for your yearly flu shot. The CDC is recommending all seniors get their flu pictures by the finish of Oct this yr. Sure, I got mine last week.

Oct is also the time to evaluation your Medicare enrollments. You should have received the Red, White and Blue Medicare and You 2021 handbook final week. That is a great location to start. Medicare Open up Enrollment commences Oct. 15. This is the time to consider and will make variations to your Medicare D and supplemental insurance policies.

Phone Annette at the RSVP Workplace to routine an appointment with a Medicare Counselor. Her cellular phone amount is 275-5566. This is a improve from many years previous, as the Senior Centre Workers are not producing the appointments with you.

Friday is a very good day to stop in and check out us out- and it will be a extremely informal Friday. We are obtaining Senior Good Off Day – things to do and a motion picture in the afternoon. Seeking in advance, our month to month breakfast will be Thursday, Oct. 22 at 8:30 a.m. Connect with Della to reserve your seat. On Friday, Oct. 30, we will be possessing a Halloween Costume Contest and party. Make designs to be a part of us for a enjoyment time.

We are seeking ahead to our standard Thursday and Friday afternoon bridge groups returning.

SENIOR Middle WEEKLY Activities:

Wednesday, Oct. 14: Wholly Unraveled, 9:30 a.m. Pinochle, 12:30 p.m. Power Coaching, 4 p.m. Dance with Craig Stevens ($5 donation for every particular person), 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 15: TOPS, 8:30 a.m. Understand Wood Carving Class, 9:30 a.m. Artwork Class, 10 a.m. Skip Bo, 1 p.m. Bridge, 1:15 p.m. Energy Training, 4 p.m. Crafts Course (have to sign up with Della), 5:30 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 16: Nurse (mask demanded), 10:30 a.m. Songs with Al Miller, 11:30 a.m. Authorized Aide, 1 p.m. Bridge, 1:15 p.m. Senior Centre Goof Off Day – Movie and extra, 1:30 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 18: Copy Bridge, 2 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 19: Double Pinochle, 12:30 p.m. Bridge, 1 p.m. Energy Education, 4 p.m. Copy Bridge, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 20: Study Wooden Carving course, 9:30 a.m. Pitch, 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 21: Absolutely Unraveled, 9:30 a.m. Pinochle, 12:30 p.m. FCCA Board conference, 1:30 p.m. Power Education, 4 p.m. Dance with Ortiz Band ($5 donation for each human being), 7:30 p.m.

SENIOR Center and Meals ON WHEELS LUNCH MENU:

Wednesday, Oct. 14: Breaded baked pork chop, au gratin potatoes, broccoli and fruit.

Thursday, Oct. 15: Sloppy Joe on bun, chips, carrots and ice cream.

Friday, Oct. 16: Swedish meatballs, egg noodles, mixed veggies and Oreo cookies.

Monday, Oct. 19: Rooster spaghetti, environmentally friendly beans, breadstick and Oreo cookies.

Tuesday, Oct. 20: Chili cheese doggy on bun, chips, corn and fruit.

Wednesday, Oct. 21: Ham and beans, corn muffin, pumpkin pie and ice product.

Shari Campbell is the executive director of the Senior Centre of Finney County.