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.
OUR DINNERS AND LUNCH ‘N LEARN ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!!! THE MEALS ARE REALLY GOOD!!!
2nd Monday Night Dinner was March 12th with a St. Patrick’s Day theme. Dave Freiday made Unstuffed Cabbage Rolls, Irish Soda Bread, Candied Carrots, Crème ‘d Menthe Dessert and Beverage. The Center Choir sang Irish tunes with wearing ‘of the green’. There was a good crowd and the meal was fantastic!!
Lunch ‘n Learn is on Friday, March 23rd at noon. Steve Kohlsfrom The Dispatch will talk about photography , about the timing and essence of a photo and about the changes in journalism throughout the years. The deadline to purchase your $5 Lunch ‘n Learn Ticket is Wednesday, March 21st at 4 pm.
Dine at Day Trippers Theatre, Bloomington at noon on Wednesday, April 4th. The Buffet will feature Chicken Kiev, Roast Loin of Pork, Country Sausage with Sauerkraut, Sliced Beets, Salami, Cheese, Assorted Peppers, Red Potatoes, Cut Green Beans, Green Leaf Salad, Rolls & Butter, Spice Cake, Coffee, Tea and Water. After Lunch, at 1:15 pm, you will see ‘Drinking Habits’. A humorous play about The Sisters making wine as a fund raiser. You will board a bus at 8:45 am and return about 6:30 pm. Cost is $63 for Center Members and $68 if not a member. The deadline to purchase your ticket at the Front Desk of The Center is March 23rd. There is also information in the The Center March News. We are trying to fill a 2nd bus, if you would like to go; sign up at the Front Desk of The Center.
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 $8.00Dinner tickets must be purchased by noon the Friday prior to the Dinner and Program.
LSS Dining Site 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.
‘Happy Hour For A Cause’ for The Center was at Prairie Bay on Thursday, March 8th from 5-7 pm. We had Appetizers, Wine and a Fun Evening. The Wine was provided by Mark Dockendorf, Cash Wise Liquor in Baxter and the Appetizers were provided by Nick Miller & Chef Matt Annand, Prairie Bay. The proceeds from this evening will be given to The Center’s ‘Tower Cool Air Project’.
The 2nd Monday Monthly Dinner was on Monday, February 12 at 5 pm. Our Entertainment was wow!! There were 4 young ladies from the Forestview Orchestra and our Center Choir that performed.
Lunch ‘n Learn was Noon on Friday, February 23rd. Dan Hagstad from ‘Lakeland PBS’ talked about how and why PBS is different from commercial television.