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Seniors grateful for generous, creative decorators

POLSON —We still have a few openings for the AARP driving class to  be held on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Class will start promptly at 9 a.m. If you are interested in taking this class give us a call at (406) 883-4735 and we’ll get you on the list. I know that it isn’t said enough, but we would like to thank Jo Durand and Shirley Laisy for decorating our center every month. They are so creative and the hall always looks so nice. We don’t know what we would do without the generosity of their time. We love you and keep up the good decorating. There will be a flu shot clinic here at the center on Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Ernie and his crew from Safeway ...


Enjoy beautiful, busy fall

RONAN — Have you noticed all of the changing colors of the trees? And what a pretty blue sky we had on Sunday. Hopefully, the smoke will stay gone. Flu shots will be given on Wednesday, Oct. 10, from 1-3 p.m. If you are on Medicare, bring  your cards. If you are not on Medicare, you have to pay...


Rummage sale set at St. Ignatius center

ST. IGNATIUS — The annual St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center fall rummage sale will be held in the center from Tuesday, Oct. 9 through Saturday, Oct 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Good, clean donations are being accepted. A bake sale will be held that Friday. The center’s 40th anniversary will...


Flu shot change at St. Ignatius Center

ST. IGNATIUS —The time and date for flu shots at the St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center has been changed to Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 4-5:30 p.m. Bring your Medicare cards. The Amish singers will entertain diners that same day during the evening meal beginning at 5:30 p.m.  A foot clinic will be...


Time flies, Christmas is looming

RONAN — Where has the year gone? When it flies by so fast, does that mean that we are too busy and should slow down? Well, that won’t happen this time of year with Christmas looming in the not to distant future. We will be starting BINGO up again on Friday, Oct. 5 following the noon meal. This...


Become new member, friend

POLSON — Remember, membership fees for the upcoming year are due. To those of you who have paid, thank you very much and for those of you who need or would like to pay, we are here from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday. If you are new to the area, please stop by and have a visit with us. We are alw...


St. Ignatius center plans many events

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center will be a busy place over the next few weeks. First, flu shots will be available on Friday, Sept. 28, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.; bring your Medicare cards. The Amish singers will entertain diners during the Wednesday, Oct. 3 evening meal, beginning at...


Put Halloween before Christmas please

RONAN — Here we are, not even through the month of September, and Christmas stuff is already showing up in the stores. It would be nice if they at least waited until after Halloween. We had 47 people join us for a chicken dinner last Thursday. If you weren’t there, you missed a great meal. ...


Yard sale successful despite rain

RONAN — Well, I did it again. I typed out the column, made a copy for myself, and forgot to hit the send button. It’s been a busy, busy summer. Thanks to all who donated to, bought from and showed up to help out at our yard sale. Not only did we have a successful yard sale (despite the rain), ...


Seniors bowl for fun, friendship, exercise

POLSON — The senior league, 50 years of age and up to whatever, meets weekly at the Sportspage Bowl for fun getting together with old friends and meeting some new ones as well. You don’t have to bowl well since it’s just for fun and a little exercise. Some of us bowl really low scores and o...


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