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Articles with the Tag: Seniors

Agency assists seniors, saves them money

News from the Area VI Agency on Aging POLSON — The 2018 Medicare open enrollment period was busy as usual. This year we were able to serve a little over 300 clients from our Polson office and we were able to save folks approximately $246,000 for 2019 by helping them compare the 2019 plans and find...

Polson Seniors for Jan. 16, 2019

POLSON — You know, of course, that the quips I put in this column are taken from others; I’m not clever enough to come up with them on my own. Interestingly enough, stealing ideas from one person is called ‘plagiarism.’ Stealing them from many is called ‘research.’ Bing...

Ronan Seniors for Jan. 16, 2019

RONAN — Well another year has come and gone. I hope everyone had a safe and happy New Year’s celebration.  On Monday, Jan. 21, cards will be played at the center at 6:30 p.m.  On Friday, Jan. 25, we will hold our monthly birthday dinner.  The craft ladies will be doing the...

St. Ignatius seniors for Jan. 9, 2019

ST. IGNATIUS — "We are never defeated unless we give up on God ... " Ronald Reagan Wishing everyone peace, love and laughter, in the New Year. Congratulations to the winner of our Christmas basket raffle ... Fred Gariepy. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. &...

Polson Seniors for Jan. 9, 2019

POLSON — True fact: There are more airplanes in the ocean than submarines in the sky. On Friday, Jan. 11, while the exercise group is doing their thing, the board will meet to exercise their prerogatives. The veterans’ representative will be here on Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 10 a.m.-noon. C...

Arlee Seniors for Jan. 9, 2019

ARLEE — Happy New Year from the Arlee Senior Center. Winter is officially here; the days will be getting longer and with more light some of us will be coming out of hibernation and we will be very hungry. What is better at beating those winter blues and filling that empty stomach than having a nice ...

Polson Seniors for Jan. 2, 2019

POLSON — I’ve found that if you tuck one part of your pant leg into your sock people expect less of you. My New Year’s resolution is to live as long as I can; so far, so good. The veterans’ representative will be here on Friday, Jan. 4, from 10 a.m.-noon. The New Year is brin...

Seniors for Dec. 19, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — Happy birthday Morgie.  How much dirt is there in a hole that is 2-foot by 3-foot by 4-foot? There is no dirt in the hole. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Bingo is played after lunch. Meals can be delivered to qualified seniors and fro...

Polson Seniors for Dec. 19, 2018

POLSON — MerryChristmas to all. There was some confusion about the toenail clinic last week. Unbeknownst to everybody, it was cancelled. It is rescheduled for Thursday, Dec. 20, from 9-11 a.m. The people who have been doing it have quit the program and unless we can find someone else there will be n...

Ronan Seniors for Dec. 19, 2018

RONAN — There is a lot going on at the Mission Valley Senior Center for the next week.  On Wednesday, Dec. 19, the foot clinic will take place from 9-11 a.m.  On Friday, Dec. 21, we will hold the Christmas dinner. The drawing for the raffle for our money making project will also take pl...


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