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Senior News: November 18, 2015

Senior News: November 18, 2015

Notes Please, if you have donations for us, bring them when we are open if you can. Our midnight shoppers are at it again, and they steal anything of value. So try not to enable their habits and addictions by leaving things while we are closed. The Veterans Day meal went well even though the...
Senior News: November 11, 2015

Senior News: November 11, 2015

Notes I just received word that another of our long-time members has passed away. Donna Lasater  passed away on Saturday morning (Nov. 7). She was our board secretary for many years and took all the notes in shorthand. We all missed her when she wasn’t well enough to come to the center. Our condolences to...
Senior News: Nov. 4, 2015

Senior News: Nov. 4, 2015

Notes I’ve been gone for a week so am not sure what has happened around the center. But I know we had a great trip to Montana, seeing grandkids and great-grandkids and touring Yellowstone Park, and thinking we got home over those passes in the nick of time. Old man winter is not far away,...
Community briefs: Nov. 4, 2015

Community briefs: Nov. 4, 2015

Get mobbed up this weekend Sometimes a mob mentality is not a bad thing, as when it’s for a good cause. Join the Methow Conservancy and the Okanogan County Electric Co-Op on Saturday (Nov.) 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a Seed Mob to plant native grass seeds in areas disturbed during this...
Senior News: Oct. 28, 2015

Senior News: Oct. 28, 2015

Methow Valley Senior Center Notes We have been busy planning the Veterans Day Lunch. It was originally planned for Wednesday, Nov. 11. Then, due to the planned PUD power outage on that day, we were scrambling to get everything rescheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 10. All changes have been made and are in place for the...
Senior News: October 21, 2015

Senior News: October 21, 2015

Notes Well, if nothing else we have proven to be entertaining. So we were told by a lady from Canada. Four of us were trying to put a Halloween costume on the mannequin, which is not an easy task – you have to take her arms off, stuff them in the sleeves, and then try...
Senior News: October 7, 2015

Senior News: October 7, 2015

Notes We are in desperate need of paper grocery bags. If you have any to spare, please drop them by. With dollar-a-bag days and special sales, we can go through close to 100 a day. The Halloween Sale starts Saturday (Oct. 10). If you haven’t figured out what you want to be, I am sure...
Senior News: Sept. 30, 2015

Senior News: Sept. 30, 2015

Notes Clarence McCorckle was the winner of the door prize gift basket on Friday. Hope you enjoyed all the goodies in the basket, Clarence. Dance day will be on the second Friday in October (Oct. 9) for that month only. Lloyd Bjerge’s memorial is on Saturday (Oct. 3) at the Methow Valley United Methodist Church...
Senior News: September 23, 2015

Senior News: September 23, 2015

 Notes Saturday was the start of the Winter Sale, and what a turnout we had. People were lined up at 8:30 a.m. waiting for the door to open. There were great bargains, and if you missed it on Saturday there is still plenty to choose from. We were all saddened by the news that Elva...
Senior News: September 16, 2015

Senior News: September 16, 2015

Notes I know it’s hard to think about cold and snow, but it is coming soon and the Senior Center is prepared to keep you warm no matter what kind of sport or work you do. The big Winter Sale is this Saturday (Sept. 19) from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. There are sleds, snowshoes, ski boots, outerwear, underwear, and...