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Chef Jack returns to the senior center

The Cedars are coming back.

On Wednesday, we are pleased to have Chef Jack serving lunch and the Cedars staff here playing the Jeopardy game with prizes.

It is also National Activities Professional’s Week. Lunch start time is noon. Sign up by stopping by the Mower County Senior Center front desk or calling 1-507-433-2370. Space is limited. There will be a free will donation given to the senior center.

Defensive driving

On Friday we are having another defensive driving class. This is a refresher course and will last for four hours starting at noon and lasting until 4 p.m.

If you need to take the refresher course to get your 10 percent discount on your insurance, stop by or call the senior center to sign up.

Upcoming Events

Monday: Blood pressure checks, 9 a.m.; SAIL Bone Builders, 9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9 a.m.; Cards (Pinochle and Bridge), 12:30 p.m.; Exercise  with Evies Friends, 1 p.m.

Tuesday: Silver Sneakers, 8:15 a.m.; Exercise with Evie’s Friends, 9 a.m.; Foot care clinic, 9 a.m.; Tator tot hotdish,  11:30 a.m.; Cards  (500, Duplicate Bridge,  Pinochle), 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Wood Carvers, 8:30 a.m.; Tai Chi,  9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9 a.m.; Cedars luncheon, noon; 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.; Caregivers Support Group, 10:30 a.m.; Cards (Pinochle) 12:30 p.m.;

Bingo and open chess, 1 p.m.;  Weight Watchers, 5 p.m.

Friday: SAIL, 9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9 a.m.; Defensive driving, noon; Cards (Bridge Tournament, 500), 12:30 p.m.; Ping pong 3 p.m.

Meals at the senior center

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

Weekly Card Results 

Monday Bridge

Jan. 8, two tables

1st Millie Seiver, 2nd Lois Johnson, 3rd Carolyne Higgins, 4th Anne Dvorak, 5th Mary Johnsen

Tuesday Bridge

Jan. 9, six tables

1st Gail Schmidt, 1st Ray Schmidt; 2nd Lorraine Lippert, 2nd Ron Peters; 3rd Bill Momsen, 3rd Larry Crowe; 4th Rick Stroup, 4th Edna Knobe; 5th Orrion Roisen, 5th Barb Engebritsen; 6th Millie Seiver, 6th Joyce Crowe

Tuesday 500

Jan. 9, two tables

1st Dorrian Rickert, 2nd Sally Michels, 3rd Dennis Bray, 4th Gene Rauen

Friday 500

Jan. 12, two tables

1st Russ Vaale, 2nd  Wayne Chilson, 3rd Dennis Bray

Wednesday Cribbage

No Results

Pinochle

No Results

Friday Bridge

Jan. 4, two tables

1st James Fisher, 2nd Carolyn Higgins, 3rd John Karnes, 4th Ann Dvorak

Wednesday Duplicate  Bridge

Jan. 10, five tables

1st Stan Schultz,

1st Jim Flaherty; 2nd Dave Ring, 2nd Orrion Roisen; 3rd Joyce Crowe, 3rd Millie Seiver; 4th Barb Engelbritson, 4th Lorraine Lippert,

4th Vandy Newman, 4th Ron Peters.