Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Here we are into our 8th month of this year.  It's really going fast, with lots of activities at the center.
The center has started collecting toys for the "Santa Baby" Toy Drive.  There is a box in the common room where you can leave you donation.
If you have extra fabric (no polyester) to donate for a Mariposa Fire victim who loves to quilt, it would be greatly appreciated.  Please bring it to the center and Chris Loyd will pass it on to her.
Sat. Aug 5,  Community Bingo. This month Ted Kimbler will be serving Taco dinner, starting at 5-6:30.  Brandy's bunch takes over for a fun evening of Bingo at 7:00. Come on over for an evening of fun.
 Wed. Aug 9, Sheriff Mims will be at the center from 10 to 11 am to discuss the role of Sheriff in the community.  Bring your questions - she'll answer.
Mon. Aug 14, Red Hatters -10 am, A crafting party.  Bring your own t-shirt and we will show you how to make it into a grocery bag.  Snacks are always welcome.
Wed. Aug 16,Summer Theme, Salads & Desserts - bring your favorite dish.
Fri. Aug 18, Computer Assistance from 10 - 11 am. If interested, be sure to sign up at the front desk.
Tues. Aug 22, Jam Session. Let the center fix you dinner, hot dogs, hamburger, cheese burger or a bowl of chili starting at 5:30 then stay to listed to our great musicians and enjoy the humor from the Cowboy Poet.
Wed. Aug 23, Mysti Harrison from Home Instead will be at the center at 10:00, to answer any question you might have.
Sat. Aug 26, International Dinner Buffet.  Enjoy food from all over the world prepared by our local foothill cooks.  Sign up at the Center to prepare a special dish. Buffet is from 5 - 7:00 pm, tickets are $8.00.
Wed. Aug 30, Birthday Bash.  Come on over to the center and celebrate those who had a birthday in Aug  Our very own Pat Gallegos is preparing a special treat, after all its her birthday!!
Need for Volunteers for October's Chili Cook off - if interested contact Chris Loyd at the center.
Weekly Activities at the center, Mon. low impact exercise, and crafts; Tues, Nickel Bingo and quilters; Wed, crafts and crochet; Thurs. Beginners quilting.
Please remember to pay your renewal dues to the center.  This really helps
Menu for the week:  This is the last week that Salads will be offered.
Thurs, Aug 3, Tuna Sandwich, potato soup, honeydew, or Chef Salad; Fri. Aug 4, Spaghetti & meatballs, hi C Salad, raisins or Chicken Teriyaki Salad, wheat bread, raisins; Mon. Aug 7, Seasoned Chicken Thigh, baked potato, wheat bread, mixed fruit; Tues, Aug 8, Beef & Vegetable Stew, Hi C Salad, wheat bread, diced peaches; Wed. Aug 8, Salisbury Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Wheat bread, diced pears, Thurs. Aug 10, Meatloaf w/gravy, peas & carrots, wheat bread, orange. Fri, Aug 11, Macaroni & Cheese, Broccoli Normandy, Pineapple Bits & pudding.  Remember to call the day before, before noon to order your meal.
Many thanks for being a part of the center.


Wednesday, July 5, 2017


This would be a great month to become involved with the Sierra Oaks Senior And Community Center.  Lots of activities are in store.
Fri. July 14, Bunco starting at 9:00 am.  Lots of laughs and fun.
Sat. July 15, Annual Pie Contest, starting at 1:00 - 3:00.  Be sure to sign up to bake your best pie.  $8.00 charge to sample various pies.
Tues. July 18, The July Jam, starting at 5:30 - order up a hamburger, cheese burger, chili burger hot dog or bowl of chili.  There's always dessert.  Stay for an evening of musical entertainment and Cowboy Poet.  
Wed. July 19 - Informational Presentation of the History of Temperance Flat. Discussion starts at 10:00 am.
Fri. July 21, Computer Assistance Class from 10 - 11 am. Open to the public at no cost.
Sun, July 23, Connie Irwin's 80th Birthday Party starting at 1:00 pm.
Wed. July 26, Birthday Bash. Come to the Center and help all the July birthday's celebrate another good year.
Starting in August, the Lions Club Paper drive will have only 1 pick up, that will be in Auberry.
The Prather stop will be discontinued.  If you would like to drop your papers,magazines, phonebooks, etc. off at the senior center, there will be a spot.
The Center has started to collect toys for the Christmas Toy Drive.  There is a box at the center waiting to be filled with toys for kids.
Come and join in on the weekly activities. Mon., Delores's Chair exercise class and Crafts; Tues. Nickel Bingo and Quilters,; Wed. Crafts; Thurs.Beginner Quilting Class.
 Menu for Thurs. July 6, Mac & Cheese,peas & carrots, dinner roll,orange;or Chef Salad, Fri. July 7, Meatloaf in Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, wheat bread, diced pears, pudding;or Cottage Cheese Salad, wheat bread, Diced pears, pudding, Mon. July 10, Pepper Steak, veggie medley, wheat bread peaches, or Pasta & Chicken salad, wheat bread, peaches; Tues, July 11,Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo,Hi C salad, applesauce or Tuna Salad, Wheat Bread, applesauce; Wed.July 12,Breaded Fish, coleslaw,wheat roll, pineapple bits, or Chef Salad, wheat roll, pineapple bits; Thurs. July 13, Santa Fe Chicken Thigh, sweet potato, wheat bread, diced pears, or Cottage cheese salad, wheat bread, diced pears; Fri. July 14, Polish Sausage with onions & peppers, pears & carrots, honey dew, or Chef salad, wheat bread Honey dew.  Remember to call the day before, before noon to order your lunch.
 Remember to renew your annual dues.  Thanks for being involved with the Center. Center hours are 8:00 to 1:00, Mon. thru. Friday.

Library Corner....Books of the Month! For Info contact our Librarian, Linda Reavely

  • Crusade of Eagles by William Johnstone
  • Dance of the Gods by Nora Roberts
  • Going Home by Nora Roberts
  • Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill
  • Murder at Wrightsville Beach by Ellen Elizabeth Hunter