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St. Ignatius senior center plans Mexican Day

ST. IGNATIUS — Diners are invited to wear Mexican clothing and join in the fun during lunch in the St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center on Friday, Sept. 27.  The following are the activities in the center for September: Ayleen’s Quilters quilt in the center most Thursdays. •  Thursday, Sept. 12: quilters •  Friday, Sept. 13: baked chicken and birthday cake lunch •  Tuesday, Sept. 17: ham and beans lunch •  Wednesday, Sept. 18: pork stir-fry dinner, 5:30 p.m. •  Thursday, Sept. 19: quilters •  Friday, Sept. 20: Salisbury steak lunch •  Tuesday, Sept. 24: baked potato and sandwiche...


All Ronan senior center meals open to public

RONAN — Don’t forget that our evening meal is at 5 p.m., this Thursday, Sept. 12. We will serve pork roast this month and the cost is only $5 per person. As with all of our meals, this is open to the public and you do not have to be a member or a senior to attend any of our functions. We are more...


St. Ignatius Center lists activities

ST. IGNATIUS — The following are the activities in the St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center for early September. Bingo is played after almost every lunch. Ayleen’s Quilters quilt in the center most Thursdays. • Thursday, Sept. 5: quilters • Friday, Sept. 6: spaghetti with meatballs...


Band plays great music for luncheon

RONAN — Well, the last big holiday of the summer is over; now wouldn’t it be nice if the weather would cool down a bit? We could also use some more rain. We had 73 people here last Friday for our birthday dinner, including visitors from out of town and out of state. Thanks to all who came and ...


Mission senior center to host rummage sale

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center will have its annual fall rummage sale Tuesday, Oct. 8, to Friday, Oct. 11. The sale will run from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. A bake sale will also be held that Friday. Good, clean items for the rummage sale are being accepted at the center.  The Lake ...


Ronan Seniors: Council on Aging to raffle 47-inch flat screen

RONAN — Well, September is gone, and October and the cooler weather and rain are here. Instead of complaining about how hot and dry it is, we can now complain about how cold and wet it is. Change is good, especially since it seems that we are never satisfied. We had a great birthday dinner last Frid...


Birthdays celebrated at Ronan Senior Center

RONAN — Have you about been run out of town by the bees? They seem to be a little worse than usual this year. Well, the Ronan Senior Center has been painted on the outside, and now the new railings have been put in place. It will make it a lot nice for our seniors to have something sturdy to hang on...


Back-to-school ads signal end of summer

DIXON — Can you believe Melon Days are almost here, which also means the Sanders County Fair is next, and then it’s “back-to-school.” I used to dread those back-to-school ads, which start in July as a reminder that my long vacation would soon come to an end. It took many years before ...


Enjoy summer, Christmas right around the corner

RONAN — Well, here we are, down to the last couple of weeks of summer vacation. If the kids aren’t ready for the school year to start, I’m sure that their parents are. It has been a few years since I’ve had kids in school, but I still remember how it felt. Now, it is the grandkids who...


St. Ignatius Center lists activities

ST. IGNATIUS — The following are the events in the St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center for the rest of August: Bingo is played after almost every lunch. Ayleen’s Quilters quilt in the center most Thursdays. • Thursday, Aug. 15: quilters • Friday, Aug. 16: beef stroganoff lunch ...


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