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Polson seniors for April 17, 2024

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POLSON — A Computer Scam Awareness presentation by Dustin Blush will be presented on April 18 at lunchtime. Meatloaf is on the menu. Open to all younger people as well. Time updates are available at the Polson Senior Center. Call the center for more information.

Western Pleasure Tours will present a video on Friday, April 26, at noon. The company is offering budget-minded modern bus tours to a variety of travel destinations in the West, centered in Kalispell. For more information call 208-283-9776.

This is National Volunteer Month. If you, or someone you know, has volunteered at the center, call us with their name, and information about their service. This invitation includes past leaders, drivers, helpers with commodities, activities leaders and helpers, instructors, or any others who have shared their time and talents. Celebrations will be at lunchtime during the fourth week of April with a special finale on the final Friday and perhaps a group picture. 


—  Wednesday is Cribbage Day. Also Scrabble, Mahjongg, Bridge, Dominoes, Backgammon, obscure board/dice, etc. Day.  Some game boards are available or bring your own board game and a friend or teach someone new how to play.  Starts at 12:30 p.m. in the main hall.

—  Driver Course: Save on your auto insurance with the newest AARP Safe Driver Course available on April 23, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. with a lunch break. Registration costs $25 or $20 for AARP members.  Sign up for this valuable four-hour video assisted course presented by a trained group leader. There is no test.  

—  Wood Carving for beginners: Wednesdays / Fridays at 1 p.m.  Join any week. 

Bowling: Tuesdays at 1 p.m. - lane fee is $13. - open group, skip a week ok 

—  Bridge: inquire at the center 

—  Memory Café, (dementia support group): first Tuesday of each month 1-3 p.m. snacks and fun 

—  VA Rep.: first Friday and third Tuesday of each month - walk-in 

Bingo: bingo Friday Nights (6:30 p.m. start); doors open at 6 p.m. - $100 blackout - “Playing Card” bingo on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. An evening of fun for $10 or less. 

Exercise: sitting or standing - M-W-F, 10:30–11:30 a.m. - video-assisted guidance  

Pinochle: Thursdays 12:30-3 p.m.  

Pool: open table from 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Menu (subject to change): A suggested donation of $5 for your meal will help support the Nutrition Program. We serve lunch from 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - sit-down or take-out; call before 10 a.m. for delivery or grab-n-go.

Thursday, April 18: meatloaf, baked potatoes, cream corn, green salad, custard 

Friday, April 19: sloppy Joe’s, tater tots, mixed vegetables, green salad, pistachio pudding

Monday, April 22: Navy bean soup, cheese bread, pears, cookies

Tuesday, April 23: ham and scalloped potatoes, carrots, tomato aspect salad, key lime bars

Wednesday, April 24: soft shell taco, Mandarin oranges, Cherry dump cake

Thursday, April 25: Polish dog, baked beans, spaghetti salad, vanilla pudding

Friday, April 26: birthday dinner for lunch, roast turkey with all the trimmings and cake too 

 We are located at 504 Third Ave. E; open from 8 a.m.–3 p.m. weekdays. 406-883-4735, Visit us on Facebook!

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