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Published: Wednesday, 8/3/2005

Senior activities: Wood County

WOOD COUNTY

LUNCH AND

LITERATURE

Seniors can have large-print books, books-on-tape, or books on discs from the Wood County District Public Library delivered with their home-delivered meals.

Information: 419-352-5104.

BOWLING GREEN

WOOD COUNTY

SENIOR CENTER

305 North Main St.

Today: Wood County Fair senior day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the junior fair building, under the tent; enter through gate D off Brim Road. Breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m., entertainment all day, prize drawings. To reserve lunch, call the center for information.

Monday: Poetry about sisters and family, 11:30 a.m. Take your sibling sisters to the event.

Tuesday: Jingo with Julie, games and prizes, 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday and Aug. 31: Menu suggestions being taken by Angie, director of food service, at 11:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m.

Wednesday: Ohio State Fair senior day; bus leaves the center at 8 a.m. Cost, $20 per person, includes refreshments, admission, and transportation. Free concert at the Celeste Center by The von Trapp Children. Space limited; call 419-353-5661 or Leslie at 1-800-367-4935 to register.

Third, fourth Thursdays: 6:15 p.m. dominoes tournament; registration required.

Fridays: Free watercolor classes at 10 a.m. Bring your own supplies.

Tuesdays: Male fitness club 9-10 a.m. Computer sessions, 11 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m.; call for reservations.

Weekdays: Lunch at noon, $2; no reservations required. Dinners at 5:30 p.m. served Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, reservations required by 2 p.m. the day of the meal. Dinner coupons, $4.

Senior legal representative available each month at the center; appointments required. Registration: 419-353-5661.

PERRYSBURG

SENIOR CENTER

140 West Indiana Ave.

Monday: Medicare Part D and Paramount Elite updates, 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday: Blood pressure clinic, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Aug. 11: Evening dance, 7 to 10 p.m. at $3.

Aug. 17: Birthday celebration at noon, $2 lunch donation. Register if your birthday is this month.

Weekly: Cards, games, and Bingo. Hot lunches at noon at the center for a donation of $2; a home-delivered lunch can be arranged. Call the center for reservations.

Senior legal representative available each month at the center; appointments required. Lifelong learning classes and special programs available.

Volunteers with cars needed to deliver noon meals to home-bound individuals in the area, one day or more per week.

Information: 419-874-0847.

HEARTLAND

OF PERRYSBURG

10540 Fremont Pike

Information: 419-874-3578.

ROSSFORD

SENIOR CENTER

400 Dixie Hwy.

Programs for seniors 60 and older. Noon lunches on weekdays at $2 donation; delivery available for the home-bound. Call 419-666-8494 for lunch reservations.

Aug. 11: Breakfast Club, 9:30 a.m. at the Donut Shop on Dixie Highway. Family Feud game, 12:45 p.m.

Aug. 17: Birthday celebration, noon. Lunch donation, $2. Register if your birthday is in August.

Information: 1-800-367-4935 or 419-666-8494.

LUCAS COUNTY

SILVER AND

GOLD CLUB

3500 Navarre Ave., Oregon

Hoeflinger Funeral Home is the sponsor.

Aug. 17: Day shopping trip to Shipshewana, Ind., with lunch at Der Dutchman Essenhaus in Middlebury, Ind. 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Reservations and $36 cost due Aug. 5.

More trips planned through October.

Information: 419-691-676

HOLLAND

COMMUNITY

SENIOR CENTER

330 Oak Terrace Blvd.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: Bingo, 10 a.m.-noon.

Tuesdays: Game day for playing cards and dominoes, 10 a.m.-noon.

Wednesdays: Except the second week each month - free blood-pressure screenings and health counseling for ages 60 and over, 9 a.m.-noon.

Thursdays: Educational movies or a speaker, 10 a.m.-noon.

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

Musician volunteers needed to perform for the residents.

LUTHERAN VILLAGE

AT WOLF CREEK

2001 Perrysburg-Holland Rd.

Volunteers needed to assist residents, many of whom do not have many visitors. Play cards, games, or just sit and visit.

Information: 419-861-5531.

SPRINGFIELD TWP.

SENIOR CENTER

Glass City Christian

Fellowship Church

8201 Angola Rd.

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m Guest speaker at 10:30 a.m. Brown bag lunch at noon. Entertainment at 1 p.m.

Information: 419-865-4769.

MAUMEE

SENIOR CENTER

2430 South Detroit Ave.

Open for lunch. Call 419-893-5818 to reserve.

Thursdays: Health checks by 60 Plus nurses, 9-11:45 a.m. Oil/acrylic class at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Social bridge at 12:30 p.m. Taoist tai chi at 6 p.m.

Fridays: Jazzercise, 11 a.m. Pinochle, 12:30 p.m. Body Recall, 1:15 p.m.

Mondays: Jazzercise, 11 a.m. Duplicate bridge at 12:30 p.m. Body Recall, 1:15 p.m. Oil/acrylic class, 1:30 p.m. Line dancing, 7 p.m.

Tuesdays: Jazzercise, 11 a.m. Euchre at 12:30 p.m. Drawing and basic design, 1:30 p.m. Soft shoe dance at 4 p.m., and Taoist tai chi at 6 p.m.

Wednesdays: Beginning organ lessons, 9 a.m., intermediate organ lessons at 10:15 a.m. and advanced organ lessons at 11:30 a.m. Gospel Singers meet 9:15 a.m., Center Singers at 10 a.m. Bingo at 1:15 p.m. Body Recall at 1:15 p.m.

Information: 419-893-1994.

MONCLOVA TWP.

MONCLOVA

COMMUNITY CENTER

8115 Monclova Rd.

Regular activities include line dancing, Body Recall classes, a weekly luncheon, cards, and day and evening art classes.

Seniornet Computer Learning Center: Computer classes beginning through advanced available.

Information: 419-861-1336.

TOLEDO

GLENDALE TERRACE

SENIOR PROGRAMS

3200 Glendale Ave.

Weekdays: Coffee from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; lunch at 11:45 a.m. for $1.75 for seniors. Call Debbie at 419-385-2900 by 12:30 p.m. the day before you plan to have lunch.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: Exercise classes from 9-10 a.m.

Tuesdays: Card games at 10 a.m. For information on ceramics classes: 419-385-2585.

MARGARET HUNT

SENIOR CENTER

2121 Garden Lake Pkwy.

Aug. 13: Harness racing at Raceway Park, 6 p.m. Watch or wager while dining in the Crazy Horse lounge. Call the center for information and reservations.

Fridays: Penny bingo, 12:30 p.m.

Wednesdays: Painting classes; sign up required.

Monday, Wednesday, Fridays: Chair exercises at 9:30 a.m.

Tuesdays and Fridays: Speakers at 11 a.m. each week and at 4:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday each month.

Other activities: Simply Lite Jazzercise and line dancing on Thursdays. Computer classes, ceramics, painting classes, arthritis swim program, bridge classes offered during the week. Call for a complete schedule.

Chore, lawn services at a low cost for seniors in the area. Information: 419-385-2595.

MAYORES

SENIOR CENTER

2 Aurora Gonzales Dr.

Today: Trip to Meijer leaves at 9:15 a.m.

Tomorrow: Mass at 10:30 a.m.

Tomorrow-Saturday: Rummage sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., open to the public.

Monday: Trip to Tom Strain's market, 9:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Bingo at 10 a.m.

Wednesday: Ceramics, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Birthday bingo, 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Aug. 11: Trim to Walmart, 9:30 a.m.

Aug. 12: Trip to Greektown Casino. Center open but no transportation will be available.

Daily activities: Mexican Bingo, puzzles, cards, billiards, computer games, books in new library. Office is open until 5 p.m.

Lunch served weekdays at 11:30 a.m.; suggested donation is $1.75. Call 419-242-3136 the day before to sign up.

Information: 419-242-1144.

SWAN CREEK

RETIREMENT VILLAGE

5916 Cresthaven.

Information: 419-865-7810.

POWER WHEELCHAIRS

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

Miracle on Wheels: please call 1-800-749-8778 or visit us online at www.jaspanmedical.com for details of the program.

Wishes on Wheels: Call 1-800-823-9220 or visit www.threewishes2.com for details.

Three Wishes Inc.: 1-800-839-5715, phone; 1-800-839-5716, fax.

WATERVILLE

BROWNING MASONIC

COMMUNITY

8883 Browning Dr.

Information: 419-878-4055.

SENIOR

CITIZENS GROUP

Meetings held at 11:30 a.m. the first Thursday each month through Aug. 4.

(Beginning in November, meetings resume the first and third Thursday each month at the Whitehouse Inn, 10835 Waterville St.)

Today: Potluck picnic at a location to be announced; pleasecall for reservations and information.

Sept. 15: Lunch at the Whitehouse Inn; reservations required.

Reservations for lunch required by Tuesday before each meeting; call Pat at 419-878-4486.

Call any group member if you need transportation.

Information: 419-878-4486.

WHITEHOUSE

ANTHONY WAYNE

55-PLUS GROUP

Community of Christ

Lutheran Church

6517 Finzel Rd.

Meets the first Wednesday each month at noon.

Blood pressure taken by the Lucas County Health Department nurse. Light lunch and program, reservations by the Monday before the meeting.

Open to all seniors.



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