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St. Ignatius senior news for Oct. 31, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — O give me the life of a bat, when the shades of night come down. I fly with my little black cat to dear ol’ witches’ town. On Thursday, Nov. 15, the ladies from Area VI Agency on Aging will be here to help you with open enrollment Medicare part D prescription plans from 9:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m. Please call the center at 406-745-4462 to make your appointment. The AARP Safe Driving class will be held on Friday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The class is limited so please call to get signed up. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Bingo is played after almost every lunch. Meals can be delivered to qualified seniors, and fro...


Polson senior news for Oct. 31, 2018

I have clothes that no longer fit. I keep telling myself I’m going to slim down. I accidentally selected a pair of trousers from that group and when I couldn’t get them buttoned around my waist, I told Fran that I think the dryer is shrinking my clothes. She replied, “No, Dave, it’s t...


Arlee senior news for Oct. 31, 2018

Happy November to all. We are excited to announce some new things going on at the center. We now have internet on our computers so if you need to be online you can come on down when we are open. We’ve also set up a Facebook page. We will put our monthly menu online and update you to anything that is...


St. Ignatius seniors for Oct. 24, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — That moment you walk into a spiderweb and suddenly turn into a karate master. AARP’s Safe Driving Class will be held here on Friday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Space is limited, so please call the center at 406-745-4462 to get signed up. On Thursday, Nov. 15, from 9:30 a.m.-...


Ronan seniors for Oct. 24, 2018

RONAN —This last week has been beautiful as far as weather. We will take all the days like that we can get as it takes us closer to the end of the season and will make winter seem that much shorter. On Wednesday, Oct. 24, we will honor our Senior of the Year, Richard Tobel. All who would like to com...


Arlee seniors for Oct. 24, 2018

ARLEE — Winter is almost here and our snowbirds are heading south. For those of you that are staying for our beautiful winters, don’t forget you can get a nice hot meal at the Arlee Senior Citizens Center. Lunches are served on Mondays and Wednesdays and dinners are served on the second and fourt...


Polson seniors for Oct. 24, 2018

POLSON — The grass may be greener on the other side but at least you don’t have to mow it. When Hal Lanier is not driving the Council on Aging medi-van, taking passengers to Kalispell or Missoula, he can be found on Tuesday afternoons tearing up the lanes at senior bowling where he records som...


Polson seniors for Oct. 17, 2018

POLSON — With the fire season being almost over, it brings to mind a question I’ve always wondered about; why is it that one careless match can start a forest fire, whereas it takes a whole box to start a campfire? A Bailey Insurance representative will be here on Friday, Oct. 19 at 1 p.m. ...


Local help with Medicare is available

News from Area VI Agency on Aging LAKE COUNTY – New Medicare cards have begun arriving in Montana. When you get your new card, destroy your old one. Take the new card to your doctor and other medical providers so they can take a copy. Even though the new cards are more secure, you should still gua...


St. Ignatius seniors for Oct. 17, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — Even if you’re on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there. —Will Rogers The card party will be on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 6:30 p.m. and everyone is welcome. The nail clinic will be here on Tuesday, the Oct. 16, from 9-10:30 a.m. Please call the cent...


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