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Caregiver Support Group Meeting Monday


The monthly Caregiver Support Group will meet at the Bancroft Senior Center, Monday, June 19, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. All caregivers are invited to come and enjoy the afternoon with us.

We share our thoughts on what we do to keep the people we are caring for comfortable and happy.

Sometimes we watch educational videos and we always have informational articles to share on different topics, that may affect the ones you care for and also how to keep the primary caregiver strong and healthy.

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News From Bancroft Senior Center


 Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann  

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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 meal is $4.00.

 

Weekly Activities:

Wed. June 14: No chime practice today. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. We will play bingo at 2:00 p.m.

Thurs. June 15: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time is 10:00. Sign up to play in the pinochle tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. June 16: The monthly birthday/anniversary party is at 1:30 p.m. and lunch is served at 3:30 p.m. Come and enjoy the afternoon activities.

Mon. June 19: Stop in and have coffee. The caregiver support group meets at 2:00 p.m. all caregivers are invited to attend.

Tues. June 20: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. June 21: No chime practice today. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. We will play    Skip-Bo or any other type of game you want to play at 1:30 p.m.

 

News From Bancroft Senior Center


Bancroft Senior Center News

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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 meal is $4.00.

 

Weekly Activities:

Wed. June 7: No chime practice today. Come in the afternoon to play Skip-Bo at 1:30 p.m.

Thurs. June 8: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time is 10:00. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m. Remember to make a meal reservation for Friday.

Fri. June 9: Have you made your meal reservation for the tuna noodle noon meal? Cards will be played in the afternoon.

Mon. June 12: Stop in and have coffee. There will be a pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Tues. June 13: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Play any type of cards or a board game that you would like at 1:30 p.m. the evening meal will be biscuits and sausage gravy, serving from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m.

Wed. June 14: No chime practice today. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. We will play bingo at 1:30 p.m.

News From Bancroft Senior Center


By Connie Bargmann

If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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 meal is $4.00.

 

Weekly Activities:

Wed. May 31: Bingo is at 2:00 p.m.

Thurs. June 1: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time is 10:00. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. June 2: Sign up if you want to play in the pinochle or hand & foot tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Sat. June 3: No music jam this evening.

Sun. June 4: We are having an open house celebrating the senior center being in operation for 35 years. The Clarkson band will play at 2:00 p.m. and we will serve cake and ice cream at 3:00 p.m. the public is invited to attend.

Mon. June 5: Bring a covered dish plus a friend and join us for dinner at noon. Cards will be played at 1:30 p.m.

Tues. June 6: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Please sign up if you would like to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. June 7: No chime practice today. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. We will play Skip-Bo 1:30 p.m.

 

 

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The Bancroft Senior Center will be hosting an open house celebrating being business for 35 years. The Clarkson Band will play at 2:00 and we will serve cake and ice cream at 3:00 p.m. We invite the public to come and help us celebrate.

 

 

 

 

News From Bancroft Senior Center


Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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 meal is $4.00.

 

Weekly Activities:

Wed. May 24: Chime practice at 12:30 p.m.; we will play at the Wisner Nursing Home at 2:00 p.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Cards at 1:30 p.m. The monthly board meeting is at 3:45 p.m.

Thurs. May 25: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time is 10:00. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. May 26: Sign up if you want to play in the pinochle or hand & foot tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Mon. May 29:  the center is closed for Memorial Day.

Tues. May 30: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Please sign up if you would like to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. May 31: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. Fitness chair Ex. at 1:00 p.m. We will play bingo at 2:00 p.m.

 

News From Bancroft Senior Center


Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann  

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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 meal is $4.00.

 

Weekly Activities:

Wed. April 26: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee times at 10:00 a.m. Fitness chair exercises at 1:00 p.m. Come and play Skip-Bo at 1:45 p.m.

Thurs. April 27: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. Free coffee, sweet rolls and cookies, all day, for Volunteer Appreciation week. Come and play hand & foot, pitch or pinochle at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. April 28: Stop in for coffee. Make your appointment for the foot clinic starting at 9:00 a.m. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Mon. May 1:  Stop in and have coffee. Bring a covered dish for the noon potluck dinner; cards will be played after lunch.

Tues. May 2: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m.  Cards will be played at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. May 3: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. Fitness Chair Ex. at 1:00 p.m. Come and play Skip-Bo at 1:45 p.m.

Caregiver Support Group to Meet Monday


The monthly Caregiver Support Group will meet at the Bancroft Senior Center, Monday, April 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. We invite all caregivers to come and enjoy the afternoon with us. We share our thoughts on what we do to keep the people we are caring for comfortable and happy.  We watch educational videos and read articles on many different topics that may affect the ones we are caring for and also how to keep the caregiver strong and healthy.

The Bancroft senior center will be having a chicken fried steak dinner on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the senior center from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. They will be serving a delicious home cooked style meal including mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce salad, deserts, dinner roll and beverage. Come and join us for dinner we welcome you.

 

News From Bancroft Senior Center


 Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann  

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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. April 12: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee times at 10:00 a.m. Fitness chair exercises at 1:00 p.m. Sign up for the pitch tournament at 1:30. Lesa Bargmann will be having another class on using rubber stamps to design any type of all occasion, photo album pages or the boarder around a special photo; this class is free and everything needed for the class is provided, the class starts at 1:30 p.m.

Thurs. April 13: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. Sign up to play in the pinochle tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. April 14: Stop in for coffee. The center will be closed in the afternoon. Meals on wheels will be delivered today.

Mon. April17:  Today is the caregiver support group meeting at 2:00 p.m.

Tues. April 18: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Sign up for the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m. This evening is a French toast and pancake supper, serving from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Wed. April 19: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. Fitness Chair Ex. at 1:00 p.m. Sign up if you would like to play 5-handed pinochle today at 1:45 p.m.

News From Bancroft Senior Center


Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann  

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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. March 22: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Fitness chair exercises at 1:00 p.m. Caroline Zuhlke will talk and show slides of her trip to Mexico at 2:00 p.m.

Thurs. March 23: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. We serve rolls/coffee from 9 – 11 a.m. Please sign up for the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. March 24: Join us for coffee at 9:00 a.m. If you would like to play in the pinochle tournament at 1:30 p.m. please remember to sign up.

Mon. March 27: Join us for coffee in the morning. Come and play cards or a board game at 1:30 p.m. The board meeting is at 3:30 p.m. The evening quilling class will start at 6:30 p.m., the class is free. Sign up if you are interested in taking the class.

Tues. March 28: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Today’s meal will be fried chicken and cards will be played at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. March 29: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. Fitness Chair Ex. at 1:00 p.m. If you would like to play Skip-Bo it will start at 1:45 p.m.

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News From Bancroft Senior Center


Bancroft Senior Center News by Connie Bargmann

*If you are 60+ and need information on programs designed to help keep you stay in your home longer or if you need legal help, contact Connie at 402-648-3387 or in the evening at 402-648-7648. There are no membership fees or attendance requirements and new faces are always welcome.

* 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. March 1: No chime practice today. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Come and play any type of cards or board games at 1:30 p.m.

Thurs. March 2: Tai Chi Class at 9:30 a.m. We serve rolls/coffee from 9 – 11 a.m. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Fri. March 3: Join us for coffee at 9:00 a.m. There will be a Hand & Foot tournament at 1:45 p.m.

Sat. March 4: The music jam will be this evening at 7:00 p.m. Come and listen to the music and visit with friends.

Mon. March 6: Join us for coffee. Bring a covered dish and join us for potluck dinner. Cards will be played after the meal.

Tues. March 7: Tai Chi class at 9:30 a.m. Coffee time at 10:00 a.m. Sign up to play in the pitch tournament at 1:30 p.m.

Wed. March 8: Chime practice at 9:00 a.m. Coffee time is at 10:00 a.m. Fitness Chair Ex. at 1:00 p.m. Skip-Bo card game at 1:45 p.m.

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