AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will be doing taxes at The Center starting February 1st.  Appointments will be needed, call after January 15th to set up an appointment.  Appointments will be available on Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:45 am to noon.  You may call The Center at 218-829-9345 to set up that appointment.

Free Blood Pressure Checks are done every Monday morning at 9 am.

‘The Newsletter’ is mailed to your home each month.

Discounts at many area participating businesses.  You must show your current $20 annual membership card (at the participating business) to receive the discount.

TeleCare  is a special service for those who live alone. This program provides daily contact, a phone call, from a friendly volunteer Monday through Friday.  This service is available by submitting an application at the Front Desk.

ASK ANN OPEN HOUSE on Monday, January 15 from 9-11 am.  Advice from Ann is available in the Board Room on Mondays from 9 am to 11 am.  Ann is available to discuss home care, respite, adult day centers and assisted living options.  She does not advise on Medicare programs.

Computer Room is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. All computers have internet access and are connected to a printer. Keep in touch with family, friends and your grandkids with the use of the technology in the computer lab. Want to just stop in to play games on the computer;  you are welcome to do that also. Need to make copies of a personal document; you can do that in the computer lab also for $.25 a copy.

Library with a variety of books and puzzles which you may take out, read and bring back to The Center.  The Brainerd Dispatch and current popular monthly magazines are available which may be read while relaxing in the Lobby .  The Lobby has a comfortable seating area with an ongoing puzzle table and a television.  The Center has literature on companies that can provide a variety of well-being services.

Great Gift Ideas:  There is the possibility of a New Membership Gift or a Renewal of a Member’s Annual Membership.  This is a great $20.00 Gift, which could be used many times throughout each week.  We can also order The Center apparel.

Notary Services:  Stop in to see DeAnn or call ahead to make sure DeAnn is available when you plan to stop in.  She will notarize your documents.

The Center Apparel:  We can order Polo Shirts, Tailored Shirts, Denim Shirts, Hats, Hooded Sweatshirts, Fleece Vests or Fleece Jackets at cost.  The majority of the apparel is dark green with The Center tan stitching.