Dining Out

YOU PAY FOR ACTIVITIES AND DINNERS AT THE TIME YOU SIGN UP.  YOU WILL RECEIVE A TICKET AT THAT TIME.  SAVE THE TICKET & TURN IT IN  FOR THE EVENT.  IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND THAT ACTIVITY OR DINNER, YOU MAY GIVE OR SELL THAT TICKET TO SOMEONE ELSE. YOU MAY PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS AT THE FRONT DESK AT THE CENTER.   IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, CALL LISA OR DEANN AT 218-829-9345.

YOU CAN DINE OUT THURSDAY MORNING OR AFTERNOON WITH COFFEE & DONUTS!!

OUR DINNERS AND LUNCH ‘N LEARN ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!!!

Lunch & Learn at noon on Friday, May 25th will feature John Erickson, retired Brainerd lawyer.  John will be speaking on the BPS (Brainerd Public Schools) Archives.  The Archives position was established in the fall of 2017.  More information is available in the May Newsletter or at 218-330-1780 and at bps.history@isd181.org.

2nd Monday Dinner on June 11th at 5 pm will be filling and fun!!  The Center Theatre Group will be entertaining our guests and Dave & Geri will be cooking up something good.  The menu will be posted in a few days.  Tickets will be available at The Front Desk after June 1st for a cost of $10.00.

Dinner and A Play “Baby Face” on Friday, June 15th.  The Dinner will be at 5:30 pm in the Great Room of The Center.  Dave will be making Apricot Glazed Pork Loin, Twice Baked Potatoes, Vegetable, Chocolate Mousse and Beverage.  After Dinner you will go the Franklin Art Center to see “Baby Face”. which starts at 7:30 pm.  Deadline to purchase your ticket is Friday, June 8th.  The cost is $20 for members of The Center and $23 for non-members.  TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT!!!

Minnesota Twins on Thursday, June 21st.  There will be a variety of food available for purchase at the game.  The Minnesota Twins play the Boston Red Sox at 12:10. The cost is $60 if you are a member of The Center and $65 for non-members.  The buses will load at 8:15 at the south end of the Westgate Mall parking lot.  The buses will return at approximately 6 pm.  The deadline to purchase your ticket for the Minnesota Twins Trip is Friday, May 25th.

Lunch ‘n Learn was on Friday, April 27th at noon.  Mike Hamad  shared stories  and information about his native land Bethlehem and Palestine.  He talked about the history and culture

Quilt Bingo & Shoe and Purse Sale was on April 29th.  We had 61 beautiful Quilts for the bingo players to choose from.  There were many happy winners leaving with their prize quilts after the Free Lunch.  Plan on attending this event next spring.   This  is a fun fundraiser for The Center.

2nd Monday Dinner was on May 14th at 5 pm.  Dave Freiday & Geri Peterson made Turkey, Mashed Potatoes w/gravy, Green Beans and Mandarin Orange Cake.  The music by Jim Olsen playing an Acoustic Guitar during our meal was just right.  Once again, it was a good meal with wonderful entertainment.

Fellowship Dinner and Program is held the second Monday of the month at 5 pm in the Great Room of The Center.   Dave Freiday makes the dinner from scratch.    Youth groups sign up to serve the dinner and individuals in attendance make a small donation to the youth group; it is a great intergenerational event!
Following the dinner, there is a program, entertainment or an educational event! Don’t miss out, it is always fun! Sign up early and invite a friend.

The LSS Friendship Dining Room serves a noon meal Monday through Friday in the lower level of The Center. Meals are served from 11:15 am – 12:15 pm. Stop in for a great lunch and fellowship. Costs are $4 (suggested) for persons over age 60 and suggested $7.25 for those under age 60. The Meals on Wheels program is also  through the LSS Dining Site. For information on volunteering, at the LSS Dining Site or the Meals on Wheels program call (218) 824-6026.

The LSS Noon Meal could be happening in the middle of your activities at The Center.  It makes a day of action and activities easy to plan around.

Please consider donating to The Center’s Front Patio Furniture Project.