Welcome to Senior Activity Center, formerly known as Greater Pocatello Senior Citizens, Inc.

 

Senior Center

The Monthly Scoop

SENIOR GAMES - Next years dates are July 10-18.  Begin planning now to attend and participate.  southeastidahoseniorgames@gmail.com   www.seidahoseniorgames.org

 AARP Tax help is at the Senior Activity Center again this year.  They are here until April with sign-up at 7:30 a.m. each Tuesday and Thursday--first come first served.  Assistance begins at 9:30-3:00 and they take approximately 10 each day.  Pay is a donation to the Senior Activity Center.  Do what you can.  Remember breakfast is served Tuesday and Thursday beginning at 7:30-10:00 so plan on having a bite to eat while you wait for Taxes.

 

 "SENIORS ON THE GO"  is on Channel 12 Wednesdays at 7:30 and Fridays at 2:00 p.m.  The program is for all Seniors.  Tune in and see what our seniors are doing.

VOLUNTEER of the MONTH--Our Volunteer of the Month is Sparky Hunt.  She helps  helps us where ever needed and has been an invaluable asset to the Center since moving here after Christmas.  We want to thank Sparky for all her efforts.  We also need volunteers with other projects.   If you want to help  please leave your name and number with Dorothy in the office. Call 233-1212.   

 JACKPOT BINGO--Have fun playing JACKPOT BINGO every Friday afternoon at 1:15.  All you have to do is pay for your cards, bring your dobbers, and wait for our callers to call your winning numbers.  On Friday if you buy lunch we will give you a token for a FREE 3-on-a-Card.

  

EVENTS TO MARK ON YOUR CALENDARS............

 

Featuring 70's-90's music Max's Swingin Country provides the music for Friday night Dance Fundraiser at 7:30.  Potluck during dance break. Bring something to share and enjoy the evening.  (Must be 18 or older to attend the dances)

 

Saturday Night Dance features Fiesta Country at 7:30.  Potluck during dance break.  If you can, bring something to share and enjoy the evening. Must be 18 or older.

KARAOKE IS EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT AT 7:00.  COME ENJOY THE FUN AND SING TO YOUR HEARTS CONTENT.  $2.00 DONATION  Must be 18 or older.

 

SENIORS ON THE GO- Be sure to watch Seniors On the Go on Channel 12 each Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. and Fridays at 2:00 p.m.  The program is for our Seniors, activities and upcoming events.  If you have ideas for the program or would like to conduct interviews please contact Jerilynn at 233-1212.

We feature entertainment each Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. 

IDAHO SENIOR LEGAL HOTLINE:  The Idaho Senior Legal online is a statewide, toll-free, client access system for people 60 years of age or older.  It is designed to help seniors obtain free legal assistance with civil legal problems.  If you have questions or concerns please contact Angela Jensen, Attorney at law.  Toll-free 1-866-345-0106 or 241-7241 

 

Local Attorney Dave Bagley will meet with Seniors typically on the third Wednesday of the month from 10:00-12:OO. Call 233-1212 for an appointment. 

SHIBA/SMP Program:  A FREE Public Service of the Idaho Department of Insurance.  Puzzled by Medicare, Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Advantage, Medigap, Billing Problems, Long-Term Care Insurance  Call 1-800-488-5764  or (208) 236-6044

 

TOE NAIL CLINIC-Dr. Gilbert comes to the Senior Center typically the first Wednesday of the month to help us with our toenails.  The signup sheet is on the bulletin board, or you can call 233-1212 for assistance.  Please bring your medicare and insurance card.

 

YOU CAN HAVE BREAKFAST 2 TIMES A WEEK!  THE CENTER SERVES BREAKFAST ON  TUESDAY & THURSDAY, FROM 7:30 TO 10AM.  COME TRY US OUT FOR A GREAT MEAL AT A GREAT PRICE! 

Breakfast menu:

 

Eggs with sausage, ham, or bacon - $3.00

 

Biscuits and sausage gravy - $3.00

 

Bagels and Cream Cheese - $1.00

 

Omelets: You name it, we fix it. Sausage, Bacon, Ham, Mushrooms, Peppers, Onions, Cheddar Cheese - $4.00

 

Sides: Ham, Bacon, Sausage - $2.50

 

Extra: Cheese, Peppers, Salsa - $.25&