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Senior activities: Michigan

MICHIGAN

MONROE

COUNTY

DUNDEE

SENIOR CENTER

284 Monroe St.

Information: 734-529-2401.

MONROE

CARING

ALTERNATIVES

2092 South Custer Rd.

Medication management services for individuals having difficulty taking prescribed medications. Assessment by registered nurses, who will set up dispensing of medications and injections, while complying with physician's orders. For all ages, but seniors receive sliding fee scale.

Information: 734-242-8711.

MONROE COUNTY

LIBRARY SYSTEM

Ellis Reference and Information Center

3700 S. Custer Rd.

Free delivery of library books available to seniors who are unable to get to the library.

Information: 1-800-462-2050.

MARIAN PLACE

408 West Front St.

Mondays: Shopping at 1:15 p.m.

Tuesdays: Crafts, 1:15 p.m.

Information: 734-241-2414.

TEMPERANCE

BEDFORD SENIOR

CITIZEN CENTER

1653 Samaria Rd.

Today: Euchre tournament from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wednesday: Library Bookmobile program, 11 a.m.

Nov. 17: Thanksgiving dinner; tickets are $5.

Nov. 20: Square and line dance, 3 to 5:30 p.m.

Nov. 24-25: Center is closed.

Nov. 28-29: Niagara Falls trip.

Mondays: Fitness at 9 a.m., needlework at 10 a.m., and Bingo or Bunco at 12:30 p.m.

Tuesdays: Bridge at 9 a.m., tai chi at 10:30 a.m., square dance at 1 p.m., line dancing at 2:45 p.m.

Wednesdays: Fitness at 9 a.m., hobby and crafts at 10 a.m., bingo or bunco at 12:30 p.m.

Thursdays: Quilters at 9:30 a.m., health screenings 10 a.m. to noon.

Fridays: Bible study at 11 a.m., square dances at 1 p.m.

Information: 734-856-3330.

ST. ANTHONY

SENIOR CENTER

4605 St. Anthony Rd.

Second, fourth Fridays: Potluck dinners and Euchre games at 11:30 a.m. Open to all seniors.

OHIO

LUCAS COUNTY

SENIORNET

COMPUTER

LEARNING CENTER

8115 Monclova Rd.

Monclova Township

Computer classes, beginning through advanced classes available.

Information: Please call 419-861-1336

TOLEDO

FRIENDLY CENTER

1336 North Superior St.

First, third Thursdays each month: free blood-pressure screenings, health counseling for ages 60 and over, 9 a.m.-noon.

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: 419-241-6009.

FRIENDSHIP PARK

SENIOR CENTER

2930 131st St.

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

Wednesdays: Free blood-pressure screenings and health counseling for ages 60 and over, 9 a.m.-noon.

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

ELEANOR KAHLE

SENIOR CENTER

1315 Hillcrest Ave.

Weekdays: Senior nutrition lunches 11:30 a.m. Suggested donation, $1.75. Reservations required a day in advance: 419-476-2969.

Tuesdays: Evening dinners at 5 p.m., suggested donation, $1.75. Call the Friday before for reservations.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: Free exercise class, 9:30 a.m.

Tuesdays and Thursdays: Duplicate bridge, noon. Information: 419-476-0866.

SeniorNet Computer classes at affordable prices. Basic computer, Internet, Print Artist, Windows, and more.

Information: 419-476-2745.

LINQUES

NEIGHBORHOOD

CENTER

401 North Hawley St.

Free daily phone calling service weekdays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. to seniors, disabled individuals, and the elderly age 60 and older who live alone and would like to have someone to talk to. To enroll, please call 419-244-3142.

LYMAN W. LIGGINS

SENIOR CENTER

Grace Presbyterian Church

1171 Oakwood Ave.

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

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

Activities: Ceramics, beginner dance, computer class, table games, Bingo, educational speakers

Third Tuesday: Young seniors night 5-7:30 p.m. Transportation available.

Tuesdays: Free blood-pressure screenings, health counseling for ages 60 and over, 1-3 p.m.

Information: 419-243-7313.

PARKCLIFFE

ALZHEIMER'S

COMMUNITY

4226 Parkcliffe Lane.

Weekdays: Adult day services to the older population are now available in the community center, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Lunch and snacks are included in the $40 daily fee.

Information and tours: 419-381-9447.

SECOR GARDENS

SENIOR CENTER

First Antioch Baptist

Church of Christ

3201 Dorr St.

Weekdays: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., with noon lunches for $1.75 for seniors.

Fourth Thursdays: Free blood-pressure screenings, health counseling for ages 60 and over, 10 a.m.-noon.

Information: 419-534-3789.

SENIOR

CENTERS INC.

2308 Jefferson Ave.

Daily: Activities and recreation, van transportation, and training for a foster grandparent program. Crochet and ceramics or a craft most mornings at 9:30 a.m.

Hot meals at 11:40 a.m., with a 24-hour advance reservation.

Light housekeeping and errand services available on a sliding fee scale.

Information: Please call 419-242-9511.

SENIOR

ADULT CENTER

Affiliate of the Jewish Community Center, 2700 Pelham Rd.

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

Thursdays: Card club at 1 p.m. Crocheting, sewing, and quilting 1-4 p.m.

Fridays: Nosh, Nibbles, and News, 10-11 a.m.

Saturdays: Video movies at 7 p.m. Call 419-531-2119 for schedule.

Mondays: Nurse available 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Bagels and coffee from 10 a.m. to noon, mahjong from 1 to 4 p.m., and Bingo at 7 p.m.

Information: 419-531-2119.

J. FRANK TROY

SENIOR CENTER

1235 Division St.

Seniors 55 and older invited for a variety of programs: exercise classes, bingo, crafts and ceramics, bridge, card games, board games, computers and Internet access, speakers, nutrition lunches and continental breakfast, blood pressure checks, and seasonal social activities.

Information: 419-255-6206.

CHESTER ZABLOCKI

COMMUNITY CENTER

3015 Lagrange St.

Nov. 23: Potluck lunch. No charge for the meal, but take a side dish. Main dish and beverages provided. Sign up by Nov. 18.

Thursdays: Bingo at 10 a.m., exercise at 10:30 a.m., movies at 12:30 p.m. in the Lee Weber lounge. Boccie tournament, 12:30 p.m. Thrift shop open 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Fridays: Yahtzee and line-dancing at 10 a.m., fitness walk in the gym at 10:30 a.m.

at 12:15 p.m. Thrift shop open 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Mondays: Movies at 9:45 a.m. Pinochle tournament at noon.

Tuesdays: Bingo at 10 a.m. Tripoli card games and bunko at noon. Boccie tournament, 5 p.m. Thrift shop open 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Hot lunches by reservation on weekdays; donation, $1.75.

Information: 419-936-3090.

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

Wishes on Wheels: call 1-800-823-9220 or visit www.threewishes2.com.

Three Wishes, Inc.: call 1-800-839-5715 or Fax 1-800-839-5716.



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