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SENIOR CENTER

Senior news: Dec. 11, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson Over 70 people came in for lunch and dancing Friday. The place was hopping and rocking with happy dancers. Bill Hottell’s birthday was Saturday, so everyone sang him a rousing, off-key “Happy Birthday.” After last Saturday’s big sale, things are getting pretty picked over in the Christmas Room, but we still get things in...
Senior News: Dec. 4, 2013

Senior News: Dec. 4, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson December started out looking a little more like winter and putting us in the Christmas spirit. The Christmas Sale is in full forward gear, with new things being put out every day and another big sale on Saturday (Dec. 7), with some extra-nice gift items being held back for it. We are planning on having...

Senior News: Nov. 27, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson Our Christmas Sale started Saturday, and what a start it got off to. We were super busy for the first few hours and it didn’t slow down much later. But we have another big Saturday sale coming up Dec. 7 and I am holding out some extra special things for it. New things...

Senior news: Nov. 20, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson It’s time: The Christmas Room will be open this Saturday (Nov. 23) at 9 a.m. It’s one-stop shopping with gifts for the whole family, and paper and gift bags to wrap them in. We have trees, stands, decorations, games, stuffed animals, fancy clothes and Christmas sweaters and sweatshirts. There’s also a white...

Senior news: Nov. 13, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson We had a great turnout for our Veterans Day lunch on Monday. We served over 50 veterans, and with their guests there were about 80 people. Thanks to all the veterans who came and let us honor them on their special day. Thanks to Hank Cramer and Rob Thram and Sue Sabin...

Senior news: Nov. 6, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson The Senior Center board is sponsoring a Veterans Day lunch on Monday (Nov. 11) for all veterans and one guest. The ceremonies will begin at 11 a.m., including a presentation of colors by the American Legion Auxiliary with songs by Hank Cramer. Sue Sabin will also be playing the flute. The lunch...

Senior News: Oct. 30, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson A ghostly rumor is going around that the remaining Halloween room costumes and decorations are now free. What a deal. By this weekend the Christmas Sale will be setting up in the sale room. It will go from orange and black to red and green overnight. Friday (Nov.1) is dance day with...

Senior news: Oct. 23, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson This Saturday (Oct. 26) will be the last Methow Valley Farmers Market for the year and last weekend the Rummage Room will be open on Saturday. This gives all the volunteers a break before we have to set up and be ready for the first Christmas Sale. That will start Nov. 23...

Senior news: Oct. 16, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson The Halloween Sale started Saturday. With the weather cooperating, we were able to put some racks out on the sidewalk. There are still many costumes left and lots of decorations. We are also still in need of paper grocery sacks. On Nov. 11 the Senior Center will be closed for Veterans Day....

Senior news: Oct. 9, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson Howard Brewer is our senior of the month for October. He mans the sign-in desk at lunchtime, and will be greatly missed this winter. He’s not going to plow and shovel snow this winter, but I’ll bet he’s going to get real tired of rain. Anyway, have a great winter. We are...