News From Bancroft Senior Center

The senior center provides Information and Assistance to any individual who is looking for services for themselves or another person 60 years and older, the center manager and/or center participant can provide information to individuals on services available within the community. We link individuals to the services and opportunities that are available within or beyond the community itself. We will then establish adequate follow-up procedures to see that their needs were met. For more information call 402-648-3387.

*If you are 60 years and older and need information on programs designed to help keep you in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648.

* We have the following medical equipment to loan out on an as need basis, wheel chair, bath seats, toilet seat riser and portable toilet chair, crutches or walkers. Call 402-648-3387 during office hours.

Meals on Wheels

*Would you like to get Meals on Wheels? Anyone over the age of 60 years and lives within the city limits are eligible for these meals. You may sign up anytime for the Meals on Wheels program; you can get the meals delivered however many times you want them each week. You must call 402-687-2332 before 8:30 a.m. if you want a meal that day. The suggested donation for the meals is $4.00.

Weekly Activities:

Wed. Oct. 14: The melody chime group will practice at 9:00 am. Come for coffee at 10:00 am. Sign up to play 5-handed pinochle at 1:30 pm.

Thurs. Oct. 15: Rolls and coffee served from 9:00 am. until noon. Tai Chi class at 9:30 am. and the walking ex class at 10:45 am. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 pm.

Fri. Oct. 16: The Farmers Market is open today from 9:00 – 11:00 am. The monthly birthday party is at 1:30 pm. Play pitch or hand and foot or dominoes.

Mon .Oct. 19: Stop in for coffee and visit. The caregiver support group meets at 2:00 pm.

Tues. Oct. 20: Tai Chi class is at 9:30 am. and walking ex. class at 10:45 am. Stop in for coffee at 10:00 am. Fun bingo at 2:00 pm. Evening meal of French toast, pancakes, eggs, sausage, juice and coffee will be served from 5:30 – 7:00 pm.

Wed. Oct. 21: The melody chime group will practice at 9:00 am. Join us for coffee at 10:00 am. The foot clinic is today starting at 11:00 am.; call and set up an appointment. Dominoes will be played at 1:30 pm.


About katcountryhub
I am a graduate of Northeast Community College with a degree in journalism. I am married to Jeff Gilliland. We have two grown children, Justin and Whitney and four grandchildren, Grayce, Grayhm, Charli and Penelope. I will be covering Lyons, Decatur, Bancroft and Rosalie and am hoping to expand my horizons as time progresses!

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