Active Adults: Pasta on the Lake, Take A Survey, Ki Gong, Weekly Bridge
October 23, 2008
Pasta On The Lake: Returns for the fifth year at the Kings Beach Convention Center to benefit Sierra Senior Services on Oct. 25. Come and bring the family to enjoy a spaghetti dinner, bingo and silent auction. Cost is $15 for dinner from 6 to 7 p.m., and $10 for bingo from 7 to 9 p.m., for more information call 587-4611.
Savvy Seniors: Area 4 Agency on Aging (A4AA) is working with the Adult and Family Services Commission and interested community members to survey people 60 and older. It is easy to read and has questions about health, activities and concerns such as transportation, health services and in-home help. Deadline for surveys is Oct. 27, 2008. pick one up at the Truckee Library, Sierra Senior Services or visit http://www.a4aa.com. Call Helpline at 273-2273 or Sierra Senior Services at 550-7600.
Monthly Roundtable: On the first Tuesday of every month. Discussion on the latest trips, programs, and special events during lunch at the Truckee Donner Senior Apartment’s dining commons, $3 to $7 donation. Next meeting: Tuesday, Nov. 4 from 2 to 1 p.m. Make a reservation for lunch at 550-7600 and join us for what’s up with the Active Adults scheduled through TDRPD and/or Sierra Senior Services. Call Susan Duffey Smith at 582-7766. See you there!
Pancake Breakfast to Benefit Seniors: 8 to 11:30 a.m., Truckee Donner Senior Apartments (TDSA), 10040 Estates Dr. The next monthly pancake breakfast fundraiser to benefit the Senior Meals program and
the Meals on Wheels is in Nov. 2 from 8 to 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Truckee Lions Club. Adults $7, children $3. Come early.
Free Blood Pressure Check: Last Wednesday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Truckee Donner Senior Dining Room. Stay for lunch! Make a reservation at 550-7600. Lunch $3 to $7.
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Legal Services: Through a grant from the Area 4 Agency on Aging, Legal Services on Northern California is providing free legal assistance to Placer, Nevada and Sierra County residents age 60 or older. Services provided include legal information, advice, assistance with legal forms and documents, and certain limited types of legal representation. Call (800) 660-6107 or (530) 823-7560 and speak to a client advocate.
Lunch: New menus and special event lunches at the Truckee Donner Senior Apartments. Seniors $3 and guests $7. Everyone is welcome ” great meal at a great price! Call ahead for reservations at 587-4611.
Weekly Bridge: Thursday games at the Truckee Community Center. Call 587-6980 for more information, but call ahead because it takes a few days to find a partner. $3 drop-in, bring your own lunch.
Ki Gong: A gently, non-impact series of movements, breathing and meditation developed over many centuries to enhance well-being, strengthen the immune system, improve balance, expand breath and energize. Tuesdays from 9 to 10:15 a.m. at the Truckee Regional Park, Barbecue area, wear warm clothes. Inclement weather, class will meet at the Community Center gym. Evening class Thursdays from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at the Community Center. Call Rolf at 587-2557 for info.