Trivia Thursdays in the Dining Room
Thursdays, 11:30 am, March 19
Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games. Participate or just learn and listen. Grab your lunch and join in on the fun. No RSVP required.
What do the “Youngsters” Think of “Oldsters”?
The Senior Center will be participating in the Post Bulletin’s Design an Ad contest. Elementary age children design an ad portraying their vision of the Senior Center.
Cast your vote for the winning entry. Ads will be displayed at the Center through Monday, March 10.
Tired of this Polar Vortex? Ready for Spring? Join in some basketball HOOP-la! It’s NCAA Tournament Time!
Monday, March 17
Turn in your bracket predictions – PRIZES AWARDED
Thursday, March 20
Wear your basketball spirit wear.
11 am until gone –Café Smorgasbord: Taco Bar, Chicken Tenders, Lil’ Weenies, Chips & Dips
Cost: $5/person Dining Tickets Accepted.
*Please Note: The Café will NOT be open for the regular a la carte menu.
We encourage member participation! Please consider signing up to bring chips & dips or other party snacks.
Arts 101 Extravaganza
Monday, April 14, 4–6 pm
The event begins with a free soup and dessert supper for all those who have participated in any Arts 101 event* (Writing with Humor, Classic Brass, Chinese Ink Drawing, Weaving, Writing “Your Story”, Beginning Watercolor).
Following dinner: A talent show including humor and music, dancing and a display of original art by Art 101 participants and instructors.
Watch for more details on this event.
*Non-participants in Arts 101 may attend the dinner for a small donation and are invited to the talent show for no charge.
Arts 101 is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts & cultural heritage fund.
Ms. Senior Minnesota Pageant
Saturday, May 3, 3 pm
Senior Center, Fred Reed Hall, 3rd floor
Are you our next Queen? Can you sing, dance, tell a story, paint, play an instrument, or make us laugh? Share in the excitement
of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
Cost: $10/person; tickets can be purchased now in the Business Office or at the door.
Auditions are by appointment only on March 20 & 21 from 9:30 am-3:30 pm. No walk-ins accepted. Call 424-6408 to schedule your audition.
Hotel room block at Holiday Inn Downtown; mention code MSP for reduced rate, reserve by April 18, 507-252-8200.
News Story Link Ms. MN Senior Pageant
Sale into Spring
Huge Indoor UNIQUE Rummage & Bake Sale
Saturday, April 12, 9 am-2 pm
It’s time to start your Spring Cleaning!!
Donations needed: Kitchen items, tools, jewelry, books, antiques, fabric, electronics, décor, pictures, games, toys, linens.
Items must be good, clean, and reusable.
Pre-approved small furniture accepted 2 weeks prior to the sale.
Not accepting: computers, exercise equipment, large appliances, clothes & shoes.
Drop off items at side door of the Senior Center (2nd Street) Monday-Thursday 9 am-4 pm or Fridays, 9 am-1 pm.
If you need items picked up, call the Business Office at 287-1404 or Birdie at 424-6412 by April 4.
We are also planning a Fall Rummage Sale and will accept donations all year.
If you are interested in volunteering for the sale, please call 287-1404 or 424-6412.