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Institute brings expansion presentation to Senior Center

Published 7:11pm Saturday, June 14, 2014

A great part of this community is The Hormel Institute. They are doing and accomplishing great thing there. Sometimes things that we don’t even realize.

At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, at the Mower County Senior Center, The Hormel Institute’s Tim Ruzek, communications representative, will present on the Institute’s major expansion to be completed in 2015 and its latest cutting-edge discoveries focused on the prevention and control of cancer.

Everyone is welcome. Please sign up for this informational gathering by calling 507-433-2370, ext. 0 or stop by the front desk.

Don’t forget our coffee shop where every day you can have homemade soup for $1 and a sandwich for 50 cents. Tuesday we will be having chicken broccoli bake in the coffee shop starting at 11:30 a.m. for $2. You are always welcome at the center.

 Upcoming Events

Monday: Blood pressure checks, 9 a.m.; cards (Pinochle, Duplicate Bridge), 12:30 p.m.; Exercise with Evie, 1 p.m.; Zumba Gold, 4 p.m.; Zumba, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday: Silver Sneakers, 8:30 a.m.; Exercise with Evie, 9 a.m.; chicken broccoli bake, 11:30 a.m.; cards (Pinochle, Duplicate Bridge, 500), 12:30 p.m.;

eye care clinic, 2 p.m.;

Silver Sneakers, 4:30 p.m.;

H.I.I.T., 5 p.m.; Zumba, 5:35 p.m.; Zumba, 7 p.m.

Wednesday: Tai Chi, 9:30 a.m.; cards (Duplicate Bridge, Pinochle, Cribbage), 12:30 p.m.; Stitching Bees, 1 p.m.; open chess, 1 p.m.; Hormel Institute program, 2 p.m.; Zumba Gold, 4 p.m.; Zumba, 5:35 p.m.

Thursday: Silver Sneakers, 8:30 a.m.; Exercise with Evie, 9 a.m.; Care Givers Support Group, 10:30 a.m.;

Cards (Pinochle, Duplicate Bridge),12:30 p.m.; open chess, 1 p.m.; Silver Sneakers, 4:30 p.m.

Friday: Cards (Bridge) 12:30 p.m.; Ping Pong, 3 p.m.

 Weekly Card Results

Monday Bridge

June 2, three tables

1st Betty Jorgenson, 1st Carolyne Higgins, 2nd Loretta Nelson, 3rd Mary Johnsen, 4th Lois Johnson

Tuesday Duplicate Bridge

June 3, 6.5 tables

1st Dave Ring, 1st Loren Cleland; 2nd Millie Seiver

2nd Joyce Crowe; 3rd Rick Strouf, 3rd John Liesen; 4th Teresa Baldus, 4th Marge Blaser; 5th Gail Schmidt, 5th Ray Schmidt; 6th Jaynard Johnson, 6th Quintin Fiala

Tuesday 500

June 3, three tables

1st Wilbur Mittag, 2nd Paula Davies, 3rd Willard Ballantyne, 4th Denis Bray


David Solomonson

Friday Bridge

June 6, three tables

1st Arnie Lang, 2nd Mary Johnsen, 3rd Loretta Nelson, 4th Betty Jorgenson, 5th Millie Seiver

Wednesday Cribbage

June 4, two tables

1st Dale Peters, 2nd Barb Dickman, 3rd Mabel Vaale

Friday 500

June 6, four tables

1st Dennis Bray, 2nd Wayne Chilson, 3rd Bernice Scholer, 4th Dorothy Stern

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