Get your chance to cut car insurance with defensive driving class

Published 10:58 am Saturday, July 1, 2017

Everyone loves a discount.

If you are 55 or over and haven’t taken advantage of the defensive driving classes yet for your 10 percent discount on your car insurance we are offering an eight-hour class needed.

From 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. on July 10 and 11 at the Mower County Senior Center each night will be half of the 8 hour class. If you haven’t taken a class yet, now is your chance.

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We don’t offer them very often. Before you can take a refresher class you need to take an eight-hour starter class.

The cost for the class for senior center members is $20 and $23 for non-members.

The next four-hour defensive driving class is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 11. This is a refresher course needed every three years after the eight hour class is taken for a continued 10 percent discount on your insurance. Cost for members is $16 and $19 for non-members.

You may not be old now, but if you’re lucky, one day you will be. We look forward to seeing you at our many programs at the Ssenior center.

Don’t forget our coffee shop where every day you can have homemade soup for $1 and sandwich for 50 cents. You are always welcome at the center. See you here.

Upcoming events

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: Closed,

Happy Fourth of July

Wednesday: Tai Chi,  9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9 a.m.; Weight Watchers, 12:15 p.m.; Cards (Duplicate Bridge, Pinochle, Cribbage) 12:30 p.m.; Stitching Bees, 1 p.m.; Open chess, 1 p.m.

Thursday: Tops, 8 a.m.; Silver Sneakers, 8:15 a.m.; Exercise with Evie’s Friends, 9 a.m.; Cards (Pinochle), 12:30 p.m.; Bingo and open chess, 1 p.m.; Weight Watchers,  5 p.m.

Friday: Bone Builders, 9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9 a.m.; Cards (Bridge Tournament), 12:30 p.m.; Ping Pong, 3 p.m.

Weekly Card Results

Monday Bridge: June 19, two tables

1st John Karnes, 2nd Millie Seiver, 3rd Dave Solomonson, 4th Mary Johnsen, 5th JoAnne Maxfield

Tuesday Bridge

June 20, seven tables

1st Jim Fisher, 1st Vandy Newman; 2nd Barb Rofshus, 2nd Lorraine Quintiran; 3rd Dave Solomonson, 3rd Judy Bungum; 4th Ron Peters, 4th Gene Muchow; 5th  Dave Ring, 5th Loren Cleland; 6th John Leisen, 6th Rick Stroup

Tuesday 500

June 20, three tables

1st Dennis Bray, 2nd Anita Ullwelling, 3rd Carol Hamilton

Friday 500

June 23, three tables

1st Sally Michels, 2nd Gene Rauen, 3rd  Denny Bray, 4th Carol Hamilton

Wednesday Cribbage

No Results


John Karnes, Quentin Fiala

Dave Solomonson

Friday Bridge

June 23, two tables

1st John Karnes

2nd Mary Johnsen

3rd Millie Seiver