Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Its November!

The holidays are upon us and we hope you have time to enjoy family and friends as you prepare for Thanksgiving and Christmas.  The center is filled with activities this month and we hope you can be a part of the team.
Fri. Nov. 9th, Bunco.  starting at 9 am. great time, tasty snacks and awesome people to play with.  Call the center for more information, 855-3300.
Sat. Nov. 10th, Dinner & Bingo.  Dinner is served from 5-6:30 with Brandy's bingo bunch starting at 7:00.
Mon. Nov. 12th Veteran's Day Lunch starting at 11:30.  Call the center for reservations 855-3300.
Mon. Nov. 19th, Dichroic Class at 9:00 - 11:30
Tues. Nov. 20th, Jam Session.  The kitchen crew starts service at 5:30.  Hamburger, chili dogs, drinks,& dessert.  All this and great mountain music, plus our own Cowboy Poet.
Thurs. Nov. 22, Fri. Nov. 23 CENTER CLOSED!
Sat. Nov. 24th, Soup 'N Pie.  The annual soup & pie event, starting at 5:00. Be sure and visit the Decorative Christmas Trees at the Historical Museum before your meal. Sign ups are at the front desk for Soup and Pie.
Mon. Nov. 26th, Wrapping presents for Christmas with Santa events.
Wed. Nov. 28th, Birthday Bash & Potluck at the center.  Come celebrate those Nov. birthdays.
Fri. Nov. 30th, Waffle Breakfast.  The kitchen is open from 8:00 - 10:00 with a great breakfast of 2 eggs to order, bacon and those wonderful waffles.  Great way to start your morning.
 Don't forget our weekly activities:
Mon. Crafts, Low Impact exercise class and Tai Chi class all start at 9:00 am.
Tues. Quilters at 9:30 - 1:00, Nickel Bingo starts at 10:00
Wed. Crafts & Computer Tech starts at 9:00
Thurs. beginning quilting at 9:00.
Friday card games starting at 9:00
Menu for the week:  Thurs. Nov. 8, cheeseburger, pork/beans & sliced apples; Fri. Nov. 9 Beef Stroganoff, sliced carrots, french bread & tropical fruit; Mon, Nov. 12, CENTER CLOSED; Tues. Nov. 13, Beef Pepper steak, mashed potato, wheat bread & pineapple bits; Wed. Nov. 14 Breaded chicken drumstick, peas/carrots, wheat bread & tropical fruit; Thurs. Nov. 15 Fettuccine Alfredo w/chicken, french bread, Hi C salad, & diced pears; Fri. Nov. 16, Tuna Salad Sandwich, corn chowder & orange.
Just a reminder the center is a great place to hold special gatherings. Come be a volunteer it's such a good feeling to know you are helping and supporting a good cause.  Without our volunteers, there wouldn't be a center.  Have a great month.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

All About August

Wow, where did this year go?  Here it is August the 8th month of 2018.  Lets get started.
Thanks everyone who came for the first Saturday Breakfast. Also thank everyone who came to and donated Pies for the pie contest.  What fun and what delicious pies they were.
A representative from Community Bank will be here on Wed. Aug 8 @ 10:00 am to discuss Fraud. This would be the time to learn about the latest scamming techniques and how to report suspicious activities.  Bring cookies.
Another Pizza & Paint along is scheduled for Sept. 22 starting at 9:00 am till noon.  Cost is $40.00 Please call the center, 855-3300 to sign up.  This is a Prepaid class. 
Mark your calendar: 8th Annual Chili Cook off, Oct. 20, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, soda donations needed, entry forms at front desk.  Christmas Boutique, Dec. 8, in the Sierra High Gym on Dec. 8, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Call the center if you would like to reserve a booth for $25.00, set up at 7:00 am..
Every Friday, except Bunco Friday is Pinochle.  Come join the group of players from 9 am - noon.
Sat. Aug 4, Dinner & Bingo, Taco Salad will be served from 5-6:30.
Fri. Aug  10, Bunco starting at 9:00 am Come on over for a fun morning.
Mon. Aug. 13, Red Hatters Thrift Store Fashion parade starting at 10:00 am.  Show off your thrift store purchases.
Tues. Aug. 21 Jam Session, Supper will be served starting at 5:00 -6:30.  The foothill musicians and Cowboy Poet will entertain you till 8:00 pm or after.
Wed. Aug 29, Birthday Bash and Potluck. Bring your favorite dish and join others as they celebrate August birthdays.  Birthday cake and ice cream will be furnished by the center.
Artist of the month is Diane Pratt.  If you would like to display your works, please call the center, or
if you know of anyone in the area who would like to have their items displayed at the center, call 855-3300.  We would love to share the talent of the community.
Weekly Events at the center.
Monday Low Impact Chair exercise, Tai Chi and crafts starting at 9:00 am
Tuesday, Quilters  at 9:30 and Nickel Bingo at 10:00 - 11:00
Wednesday, Crafts from 9:00 am to 11:00
Thursday, Beginners Quilting from 9:00 to 11:30 am.
Friday, Pinochle starting at 9:00 am.
Meals for the week: Suggested donation $2.00. Thurs. Aug 2, Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo, Hi C Salad, French Bread, Diced Pears; Fri.Aug 3, Polish Sausage Dog, w/onions & peppers, pickled beets, sliced apples;Mon. Aug 6, Breaded Chicken drumstick, veggie melody, wheat bread, applesauce; Tues, Aug 7, Spaghetti w/meat sauce, Hi C Salad, diced peaches; Wed. Aug 8, Tuna Salad Sandwich, vegetable soup & orange; Thurs. Aug 9, Meatloaf w/gravy, baked potato wheat bread, pineapple Tidbits; Fri. Aug. 10, Cheeseburger, chili beans & tropical fruit. Be sure and call the center before 11:00 the morning prior to the day you wish to have lunch. No shows cost the center $4.00 per meal. Please let the center know the day before by 11:00 am if you can not make it.
Remember to renew your yearly dues, $20.00 per person and $30.00 for a 2-person household.
Thrift Store has new and used clothing and more.  Open Mon. & Wed. 2nd Tues. and Last Fri. of month. 

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