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Holiday shifts St. Ignatius senior meal dates

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center will be closed July 3 through July 5 for the holiday. The monthly evening meals will be served on Wednesday July 17 and Wednesday July 31. Activities scheduled in the center for the rest of June and early July: Ayleen’s Quilters quilt in the center on most Thursdays. • Wednesday, June 19:   Hawaiian pulled pork    dinner, 5:30 p.m. • Thursday, June 20:     quilters • Friday, June 21: taco    casserole lunch • Tuesday, June 25: baked    trout lunch • Thursday, June 27:     quilters &bul...


Fresh local produce helps Polson senior nutrition program

POLSON — We have already had donations of fresh produce from our readers’ gardens and we them to know just how much they are appreciated. Fresh local produce is such a big help to our nutrition program. Once again, thank you to all who think of us. Now that it is getting warm out we want all y...


Spring finally arrives at Ronan Senior Center

RONAN — Well, it looks like spring is finally here and I’m sure we are all glad to have warmer weather. Our monthly evening meal is Thursday, June 13, and will include chicken with all the goodies. We start serving a 5 p.m. and the cost is $5 per person. All are invited to join us. Cards wi...


Senior golf tournament raises $1,524 for Polson Senior Center Senior golf tournament raises $1,524 for Polson Senior Center

POLSON — Seniors Helping Seniors was the tag line for this year’s 4th annual Farmers Insurance Senior Open golf tournament held May 18 and 19 at Polson Bay Golf Course.  Tracy Dooley, local Farmers Insurance agent and tournament chairman, reported that 51 senior players age 50 and older t...


Traffic in Dixon increases as summer approaches

DIXON — Well, we made it into June, and signs of summer are coming up. There’s a noticeable increase in the number of RV’s and the traffic has increased as well. Being located between Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks accounts for part of the increased traffic as well as all the gradua...


Ronan seniors send thanks to all yard sale participants

RONAN — Have you ever had one of those weeks when everything was going on and everything needed to get done? This has been one of those weeks here at the center. The main activity was getting ready for the yard sale held last weekend. Thanks to all who donated to it, to all who helped with it, and to a...


St. Ignatius Senior Center plans for holiday

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center has begun planning for its annual Good Old Days breakfast. The Saturday breakfast, from 7-11 a.m., will include the usual pancakes, sausage, eggs, etc. and will be followed by bingo from 2-4 p.m. Activities scheduled in June:  Ayleen&rsq...


Thankful for faithful perennials at Dixon Senior Center

   DIXON — Did anyone notice how “long” May seemed to be this year? I am so looking forward to uninterrupted dry time to get my plants going in the summer sun. Thank goodness for faithful perennials, which come up, bloom and multiply without care. My favorites of the moment are my...


Golf tournament nets generous donation for Polson

POLSON — The Polson Senior Center would like to thank Farmers Insurance for the $1500 donation from the Senior Golf Tournament held in May. Local agent Tracy Dooley did a wonderful job and we can’t thank him enough. This money will go a long way to help with every day needs here at the center. Al...


Ladies do wonderful job on luncheon

RONAN — A thanks to all of the ladies from the Council on Aging for doing such a wonderful job on the ladies luncheon last Saturday. As usual they did a wonderful job and everyone had a great time. The foot clinic is this Wednesday, May 15, from 10 a.m.-noon. You don’t need an appointment for ...


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