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Senior news: Jan. 29, 2014

Senior news: Jan. 29, 2014

By Susie Heller
Ken Grube is coming along after his back surgery. A big surgery it was, but I hear he is now contemplating skydiving. Way to go, Ken. I enjoy …
Senior news: Jan. 22, 2014

Senior news: Jan. 22, 2014

By Susie Heller
Thirteen of us took CPR/AED training from Aero Methow Rescue Service to learn how to use our new heart defibrillator. No shock paddles like on TV, just a lunchbox-size machine. You can now…
Senior Center boosts emergency readiness

Senior Center boosts emergency readiness

By Marcy Stamper
The Methow Valley Senior Center has joined three dozen other locations in the Methow Valley, from the Freestone Inn to …

Senior News: Jan. 15, 2014

By Susie Heller Volunteers are busy unloading mountains of donations from the generous people of the Methow and beyond. Such fun sorting and watching shoppers search for a deal. Our prices are so low. Come shop with us. Those thrifty shoppers enjoy the hunt. Who knows what may lurk in some bin or behind a...

Senior news: Jan. 8, 2014

By Susie Heller Important news item: Mary Bean celebrated her 99th birthday with us. She is so vibrant and doesn’t look or act a day over 65. Way to go, Mary! Hope we can emulate your life style! Pat and Donna, again, outdid themselves cooking meals for all who entered. They are the best cooks...

Senior news: Jan. 1, 2014

By Susie Heller Where did the year go? We raised a toast to 2013 about three weeks ago it seems. Now we are a year older, but still kicking! Not much that can keep this bunch down. We are all looking forward to a new year of trying to get back into our skinny pants...

Senior news: Dec. 25, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson Calvin Drozdov of Winthrop was the happy winner of the sled and bear raffle for the children. Congratulations, Calvin, have fun with it. After offering a $1-a-bag shopping opportunity for several days and then making everything free, The Christmas Sale room is getting very bare. Thank you, everyone who shopped with us...
Senior news: Dec. 18, 2013

Senior news: Dec. 18, 2013

By Rosalie Hutson This month and year are on a mad dash to be over. It seems like it was just a few weeks ago that it was election time and here it is almost time again. The Christmas Sale room is now selling items $3 a bag. The last few days, it will be...
Stepping lively

Stepping lively

By Ann McCreary
Eary Hawkins dances every dance, guiding his partner briskly around the floor with elegance and grace. Not bad for a man who is 101 years old.

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...