Bridges to give presentation on Austin theater

Published 7:01 am Sunday, September 13, 2015

At 2 p.m. on Thursday, Frank Bridges will be doing a presentation at the Mower County Senior Center entitled History of early Austin Theater.

Frank has done extensive research on the history of early Austin theater. This is part two of his presentation, it is very interesting. He is a great speaker as well as a long time director of the Riverland Community College theater. We invite you to join us for this walk down memory lane with Frank. You will enjoy it.

You are invited to take advantage of our free Alzheimer’s Educational Workshop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday.

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This workshop will provide useful information on how to manage behaviors of an individual with Alzheimer’s, encourage encouragement, and how to care for yourself while caring for a loved one. We are excited to be able to present this information to you and hope you are able to attend this great opportunity.

Don’t forget our coffee shop where every day you can have homemade soup for $1 a sandwich for 50 cents. Tuesday we are having tator tot hotdish for only $2. You are always welcome at the center. See you here.

 Upcoming events

Monday: Bone Builders, 9 a.m.; Naps, 9 a.m.; Farmers Market, 9 a.m.; Blood Pressure Checks, 9 a.m.; Cards (Pinochle, Duplicate Bridge), 12:30 p.m.; Exercise w/Evie’s Friends, 1 p.m.; Zumba, 6:30 p.m.; Alzheimer’s Presentation, 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday: Silver Sneakers, 8:30 a.m.; Exercise with Evies Friends, 9 a.m.;

Tator tot hotdish, 11:30 a.m.; Cards (Pinochle, Duplicate Bridge) 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Walking Club, 9 a.m.; Tai Chi 9 a.m.; Wood Carvers, 9 a.m.; Farmers Market 10 to 11 a.m.; Picnic in the lot, noon; Weight Watchers 12:15 p.m.; Cards 12:30pm Duplicate Bridge, Pinochle, Cribbage

Stitching Bees, 1 p.m.; Open chess, 1 p.m.;

Weight Watchers, 5:30 p.m.

Thursday: Silver Sneakers 8:30 a.m.; Exercise with Evies Friends, 9 a.m.;

Caregiver’s Support Group, 10:30 a.m.; Cards (Pinochle), 12:30 p.m.; Bingo, 1 p.m.; Open chess, 1 p.m.; History of Theatre, 2 p.m.; Zumba, 6:15 p.m.

Friday: Bone Builders, 9 a.m.; Pinochle, Cribbage), 12:30 p.m.; Ping Pong, 3 p.m.

Weekly Card Results

Monday Bridge

Aug. 31, two tables

1st Anne Dvorak, 1st Mary Johnsen, 3rd Lois Johnson,

4th Dave Solomonson, 5th Quentin Fiala

Tuesday Duplicate Bridge

Sept. 1, six tables

1st Jim Fisher, 1st Larry Crowe; 2nd Dave Ring, 2nd Loren Cleland; 3rd Millie Seiver, 3rd Joyce Crowe,

4th Gail Schmidt, 4th Ray Schmidt; 5th Gene Muchow, 5th Ron Peters; 6th Rick Stroup, 6th John Liesen

Tuesday 500

Sept.1, three tables

1st Hilton Henschen, 2nd Gene Rauen, 3rd Roman Kikuts, 4th Mary Freitag

Wednesday Cribbage

Sept. 2, two tables

1st Barb Dickman, 2nd Mercedes Nordstrom,

3rd Hilton Henschen

Friday Bridge

Sept. 4, two tables

1st Russ Vaale, 2nd Mary Johnsen, 3rd Anne Dvorak,

4th John Karnes, 5th Ella Rouhoff


Dave Solomonson

Friday 500

Sept. 4, three tables

1st Dennis Bray, 2nd Paula Davies, 3rd Mary Freitag, 4th Dick Davies, 4th Gene Rauen

Friday Cribbage