Catch the Excitement of the Greater Pocatello Senior Citizens Center!
August 13 the ever popular Roy McKee will be performing for a FUNDRAISER concert/ dance at Greater Pocatello Senior Center. The program begins at 7 p.m. and will feature refreshments of cheesecake, punch or coffee. Cost $5 in advance- $7 at the door.
August 23 plan for a FUNDRAISER Picnic in the Park followed by Bingo. The menu will be hotdogs, hamburgers, baked beans and Carolyn's special potato salad. Dessert will be chocolate sheet cake. Have fun playing JACKPOT BINGO!!! The evening will be followed by Bingo-the pot will be sweetened with special prizes and jackpots. Come join the fun. Picnic is served 11-2 and Bingo begins at 2:00. $6.00 in advance, $8 at the door.
Music for Friday Night Dance July 25 will be supplied by Max's Swingin Country.
SENIOR GAMES JULY 12-18 had participants through-out the United States with a total of 285 participants. Ten different states were represented. There were new games this year: Bocca Ball, Pickleball, Mahjong, Disc Ball, and Miniture Golf. Next years dates are July 10-18. Begin planning now to attend and participate. firstname.lastname@example.org www.seidahoseniorgames.org
We want to thank the people who helped us with the Oldies Rod and Classic Car Show. We had a lot more entries than expected and all quality cars. If you didn't come, you really missed a good show.
We would like to give special thanks to Julia Gardner, Dale Raburn, Al Steinmetz, Kathy Steinmetz,Jerilynn Mecham, Dot Thompson, John Jones, Wanda Roper, Pat Crites, Casey Pratt, Brandon Pratt, Melonie Ryder, Jeannie, Dave, and Wendy Smith. A very special thank you to Ann and Jerry Wilson. And a huge thank you to Bob Crockford, our photographer, for taking the many photos of the event.
"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 Julia Gardner. She helps serve milk at lunch every day and also has worked herself silly helping-before, at, and after-the Car Show. She brough in more prizes than anyone else. She is always willing to help where ever she can. THANK YOU JULIA.
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!
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&