The Island Luau planned for tomorrow has been canceled due to unexpected circumstances. We will plan to do this another time. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Since you won't be able to eat some delicious Webb's Food Crew roasted pork and drink virgin pina coladas, come instead to our annual Tailgate Party Sept. 27. This day begins with a collection of vintage cars in our south parking lot starting at 10 a.m. Come see the "old beauties" and stay for a free lunch provided by Dr. Zef and Vie Arroyo.
Tickets are required for the free lunch so drop by the senior center to pick up a ticket. On the menu for the free lunch are chicken strips, potato salad and fruit salad for dessert. Bring a nonperishable item for Emmaus House.
Thanks for help
This year, 2012, is the 40th anniversary of Meals on Wheels in Garden City. Many thanks to the RSVP volunteers and Duane Riley who delivered Meals on Wheels last week.
Are you interested in helping with Meals on Wheels? Substitute drivers are always needed. If you would like to help, call Patti at 272-3620 or 260-6282.
Thursday, the TOPS Club will meet at 9 a.m., followed by art class at 10 a.m. Gentle exercise begins at 11 a.m. The Ambassador Singers practice at 1 p.m. The Life Writing group will meet at 1 p.m. The Finney County Senior Citizens Association Board will meet at 3:15 p.m. Yoga begins at 6:30 p.m.
Friday begins with line dancing at 8:30 a.m. A nurse from St. Catherine Hospital will be here from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. "Lunch with the Doc" will begin at 11:30 a.m., with Dr. Layne Dameron, podiatrist from Dodge City, who will speak on diabetic foot care. Join us and the discussion and stay for lunch. Bridge starts at 12:45 p.m.
Saturday has Prairie Land Food pick-up at noon. The pool room is open from 1 to 4 p.m.
Sunday, duplicate bridge meets at 2 p.m.
Monday begins with walking at 8:30 a.m. Double pinochle starts at 12:30 p.m. The Humdinger Band practices at 12:30 p.m. Duplicate bridge begins at 7 p.m.
Tuesday will have USDA Commodities distributed at 10 a.m. Gentle exercises begin at 11 a.m. Pitch starts at 12:30 p.m. Bridge begins at 1:15 p.m. "Back to School for Seniors" meets at 5:30 p.m. and will feature Ember Dortch, Garden City High School instructor, teaching us about social media. Call 272-3620 to reserve a spot at one of our computers. If you have your own laptop, reservations are not required.
Sept. 26 has line dancing at 8:30 a.m. Library outreach begins at 11 a.m. Pinochle begins at 12:30 p.m. The regular Wednesday night dance begins at 7:30 p.m. This is the Inez Wasinger Free Dance provided by Dr. Michael Baughman. Music is provided by the Ortiz Band. Bring finger food for the break.
Lunch is served at noon.
Thursday: Fried chicken with mashed potatoes and gravy, cucumber and onion salad, wheat roll, tropical fruit.
Friday ("Lunch with the Doc"): Barbecue beef on a bun, baked beans, creamy coleslaw, plums.
Monday: Meat loaf, au gratin potatoes, green beans, wheat roll, citrus fruit.
Tuesday: Turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, three bean salad, wheat roll, fruit gelatin salad.
Sept. 26: Pepper steak, rice, carrots, wheat bread, strawberries.
Check out our website at www.seniorcenterfc.com.