News From Bancroft Senior Center

Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann

* 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.

*The soup dinner fund raiser will be Sunday, Feb. 28 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Weekly Activities:

Wed. Feb. 17: We will have melody chimes practice today at 9:00 a.m. Come and have coffee at 10:15 a.m. Sig up to play 5-handed pinochle at 1:30.

Thurs. Feb. 18: Tai Chi class at 9:30 and walking club at 10:45 a.m. Rolls and coffee, 9-11 a.m. Chair exercise class at 1:00 p.m. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. Feb. 19: Come and have coffee at 9:30 a.m. The birthday party is at 1:30 and lunch will be served at 3:30 p.m.

Mon. Feb. 22: chair exercise class at 1:00 p.m. there will be a pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m. The board meeting is at 3:45 p.m. Sign up for the noon meal by 5:00 p.m. to day.

Tues. Feb. 23: Tai Chi class is at 9:30 a.m. and walking club at 10:45 a.m. Stop in for coffee at 10:00 a.m. The noon meal will be hot pork sandwiches. Cards will be played at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. Feb. 24: We will have melody chimes practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time at 10:15 a.m. We will play dominoes or the 65 card game at 1:30 p.m.



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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