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Published: Wednesday, 2/14/2007

Senior activities - Areawide

LUCAS COUNTY

BERKEY

SENIOR CENTER

Township Fire Hall

5817 State Rt. 295.

Second Thursday: Free blood pressure checks and health counseling for seniors ages 60 and over, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

HOLLAND

SENIOR CENTER

330 Oak Terrace Blvd.

Weekdays: Hot lunches for seniors 60 and older; reservations due a day in advance. Donation for lunch is $1.75. Reservations: 419-865-1340 or 419-868-1340.

Call for detailed weekly schedule of programs.

LUTHERAN VILLAGE

AT WOLF CREEK

2001 Perrysburg-Holland Rd., Holland.

Volunteer opportunities available. Call 419-861-5532 for more information.

SPRINGFIELD TWP.

SENIOR CENTER

Glass City Christian

Fellowship Church

8201 Angola Rd.

Open Tuesdays, Thursdays 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Details: 419-865-4769.

SYLVANIA

SENIOR CENTER

7140 Sylvania Ave.

Tax filing assistance for senior citizens available 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays beginning Feb. 6 and continuing through April 13. Free, but appointments required in advance. Call 419-885-3913.

Feb. 15: Keep Your Keys, 10 a.m., program on safety rules for winter driving. Woodshop meeting at 10 a.m. OSHIP at 10:30 a.m.

Feb. 16: Shopping at Meijer, 9:30 a.m.

Feb. 19: Center is closed.

Feb. 20: Browning Brunch Bunch bus trip to Waterville; sign up at the center.

Feb. 21: Movie at 1 p.m., "The Odd Couple".

Feb. 22: Podiatrist at 9:30 a.m. Pharmacist Chat at 11 a.m.

Feb. 23: Grocery shopping, 9:30 a.m.

Feb. 26: Speaker on incontinence, 11 a.m. Follies start-up meeting, 1:15 p.m. in the Great Room.

Information: 419-885-3913.

GOLDEN FRIENDS

First United

Methodist Church

7000 Erie St.

Fourth Thursday: Leisure group meets 12:45 p.m. Noon luncheon optional, $6.50 by reservation only.

Details: 419-882-2205.

TOLEDO

THE ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION

Northwest Ohio Chapter Adult Day Center

2500 North Reynolds Rd.

The Adult Day Center provides respite care for those affected by Alzheimer's disease or a related memory loss disorder.

Hours are 7:30 a.m. to

5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and occasional Saturdays.

Services are provided on a sliding fee scale.

Transportation is available for an additional cost.

Details: 419-537-1999.

FRIENDLY CENTER

1336 North Superior St.

Weekdays: Seniors meet 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch at 11:30 a.m. daily for seniors 60 or older. Donation $1.75. Reservations and information on daily programs: 419-241-6009.

FRIENDSHIP PARK

SENIOR CENTER

2930 131st St., Point Place

Weekdays: Lunch at 11:45 a.m. for $1.75 a person.

Information: 419-936-3079 or visit www.geocities.com/friendshippark.

ELEANOR KAHLE

SENIOR CENTER

1315 Hillcrest Ave.

Weekday nutrition lunches: 11:30 a.m. Free will donation. Reservations required a day in advance: 419-476-2969.

Information on daily programs: 419-476-2745.

MARGARET HUNT

SENIOR CENTER

2121 Garden Lake Pkwy.

Coffee time every morning at 9 a.m. except Saturdays. Movies on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. Pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Call the center for a complete list of events.

Information : 419-385-2595.

LYMAN W. LIGGINS

SENIOR CENTER

Grace Presbyterian Church

1171 Oakwood Ave.

Open weekdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Daily noon hot lunches at the center must be reserved in advance. Lunch donation, $1.75. Reservations: 419-243-7346.

Details: 419-243-7313.

SENIOR ADULT CENTER

2700 Pelham Rd.

Weekdays programs for all seniors age 60 and older, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Feb. 18: Matinee at the Stranahan Theater, "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat." Tickets: 419-724-0386.

Feb. 19: Camp L'Chaim reunion lunch. Last summer's campers invited free for lunch, games, entertainment. Reservations required.

Feb. 20: Friendship Club noon luncheon will be baked fish and macaroni and cheese.

Information: 419-531-2119 for a schedule.

SENIOR CENTERS, INC.

2308 Jefferson St.

Househelper service for senior citizens ages 60 and over is available. Hourly fee is applied on a sliding scale, based on income. Light housekeeping, simple errands.

Details: 419-242-9511.

CHESTER ZABLOCKI

COMMUNITY CENTER

3015 Lagrange St.

Hot lunches served weekdays at $1.75 donation. Reservations are required.

Activities include movies on Monday mornings and Thursday afternoon, and bingo on Tuesday and Thursday mornings and Friday afternoon.

Thrift shop is open 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays.

Feb. 15: Blood pressure checks at 10 a.m.

Feb. 19: Center closed for Presidents Day.

Feb. 20: Mardi Gras pancake and sausage breakfast starts 8:30 a.m.

Feb. 22: Blood pressure checks at 10:30 a.m.

Feb. 28: "To Drive or Not to Drive," speaker at 10:45 a.m.

March 20: Ice Cream Social, first day of spring.

Information on all activities and services: 419-936-3090.

OAKLEAF VILLAGE

4220 Holland-Sylvania Rd.

Details: 419-885-3934.

WEST PARK PLACE

3501 Executive Pkwy.

Mondays and Thursdays: Strength training at 2:30 p.m.

Thursdays: Chatting with Cantor Evan Rubin from Etz Chayim at 11 a.m. to learn more about Jewish traditions.

Feb. 16: Happy Hour entertainment at 2:30 p.m. by Bruce Hammond, with old time favorites.

Feb. 20: DeVilbiss Alumni soup and salad luncheon at noon. Graduating class members prior to 1959, register by calling West Park Place.

Feb. 21: Ask the Doctor at 1 p.m. Topic, "To Drive or Not to Drive."

Feb. 23: Happy Hour entertainment at 2:30 p.m. by the Ohio Cardinal Chorus.

Information: 419-531-9211. Events open to the public.

POWER WHEELCHAIRS FOR SENIORS

AND THE DISABLED

Power electric wheelchairs available to senior citizens age 65 and older who are unable to walk or self-propel a manual wheelchair in their home or independent living quarters and who meet additional requirements.

Also available to the permanently disabled of any age. Free to those who qualify.

Miracle on Wheels:

1-800-749-8778 or visit www.jaspanmedical.com.

Wishes on Wheels: visit www.threewishes2.com.

Senior Wheels USA: 1-800-246-6010.

Wheels of Love: Medicare recipients may be eligible for a free power wheelchair if they suffer from certain conditions that limit their ability to complete daily living activities. For details, call 1-866-631-3022.

FULTON COUNTY

ARCHBOLD

NUTRITION SITE

Scout Cabin

320 West Holland St.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. activities for seniors age 60 and older.

Feb. 19: Site closed for Presidents Day.

Feb. 21: Pastor David Dyck will speak at 11 a.m.

Feb. 26: Sensible eating habits, 11 a.m.

DELTA

NUTRITION SITE

401 Main St.

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Noon lunch reservations: 419-822-3452.

Feb. 15: Blood pressure checks after lunch.

Feb. 20: Birthday celebration and bingo, 11 a.m.

Feb. 22: Blood pressure and blood sugar checks, 10:15 a.m.

FAYETTE

NUTRITION SITE

Opera House

1055 East Main St.

Feb. 20: Bingo at 11 a.m. Blood pressure checks.

Feb. 22: Talk by Amanda Podach, 11 a.m.

Feb. 27: Menus and healthy cooking tips by Meredith Grime, 11 a.m.

Information: 419-237-1340.

SWANTON

SENIOR CENTER

Trinity United Methodist Church

210 North Main St.

Lunches served at noon weekdays; reservations required at least a day in advance.

Feb. 16: Tim Sepsey will speak on pain management, 11 a.m.

Feb. 23: Motivational speaker, Cheryl barber-Spires, 11 a.m.

Feb. 28: Blood pressure and blood sugar checks, 10:30 a.m.

Information, reservations: 419-826-9776.

WAUSEON

SENIOR CENTER

240 Clinton St.

Weekdays: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. activities and daily lunch for senior citizens 60 or older.

Activities include legal services by appointment only from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the 4th Tuesday each month. Blood pressure checks given 10 a.m. the third Tuesday each month. Bunko games scheduled at 1 p.m. the first Wednesday, and bingo every Thursday morning.

Lunch reservations and schedule of programs: 419-337-9299 or 1-800-686-9217.

Tax Form assistance for seniors ages 60 and older by trained AARP volunteers continue through April 10. Call the center for an appointment, 419-337-9299.

Feb. 15: Bingo from 10 a.m. to noon.

Feb. 16: Nutrition bingo, no pennies required. Last day to sign up for craft program set for 10:30 a.m. Feb. 23.

Feb. 19: Center closed for President's Day.

Feb. 21: The Story of Job, Part 2, presented by Glenda Gensolin at 11 a.m. Cardo games at 1 p.m., no pennies or cards required to play.

Feb. 23: Crafts at 10:30 a.m. Registration required for the class.

Feb. 26: Fulton County Soil and Water specialist Amanda Podach will presenting interesting facts and information about county services, 11 a.m.

Feb. 28: Pepper party, 1 to 3 p.m.

Information: 419-337-9299.



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