Silverton Senior Center

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=== Wednesday, March 22nd BLOG === 
 
Good Day!
Just sharing some reminders about upcoming events that you DO NOT want to miss: EAT at the Wooden Nickel ANYTIME today, ALL DAY & Evening... Wed. March 22, and support the Silverton Senior Center... a percentage of the days proceeds will benefit the Silverton Senior Center!
It is Senior Appreciation Day! By enjoying the AWESOME food at the Wooden Nickel, at 1601 Pine St., you are also supporting the Silverton Senior Center! What a DELICIOUS Fundraiser!
 
Thursday, March 23 at 2 pm "Beat the Winter Blues"  Free presentation at the Silverton Senior Center.
 
Friday, March 24...1 - 4 pm..."Sharing the Caring" FREE Community Resource Fair for EVERYONE!  Lots of information to share, resources, support services, educational opportunities, assisted living options and MORE... Freebies and Door Prizes!
 
Saturday, March 25 from 8 - 11 am... Family Friendly Fundraiser! Community Pancake Breakfast
ALL you can eat Pancakes with side of Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Fruit and Beverages!
$5 adults, $3 kids under 12 and kiddos under 4 eat for FREE!
Proceeds to benefit the Silverton Senior Center
 
Still room in the Hawaiian Quilting Workshop...taught by renown Hawaiian Quilting Expert Nancy Lee Chong...check it out here... interested?  Contact Connie at 503-989-1473
 
Have a Terrific Day!
Dodie Brockamp, Executive Director
Silverton Senior Center
 
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HELLO!
Here is a little update on some events and upcoming programs at the Silverton Senior Center:
 
The Trip to Bob's Red Mill on Thursday, March 16 is FULL... and there is a waiting list.
 
The Trip to the Culinary Arts Institute & OMSI scheduled for March 21 is NOT FULL... and is about to be CANCELLED... only a couple of people have signed up to go... SO if there are any others who want to go to the Culinary Arts Institute & OMSI to see the LEGO'S then you have until tomorrow morning at 10 am to call and get on the list 503-873-3093  OR that trip will be cancelled...
 
So,  IF the Trip to the Culinary Arts Institute does get cancelled, then how about a second trip to Bob's Red Mill?  Call if interested and to get on the list for THAT Trip... 503-873-3093
 
Bike Forum tomorrow evening, March 15 at 7 pm...here at the Silverton Senior Center for all those interested in Biking in Silverton.
 
Still room in the BASIC Computer Class scheduled for Thursday, March 16 for 4 weeks...for ONLY $40... 10 - 11:30 am...CALL ASAP to RSVP... can bring your lap top or not.
 
Doris Crabtree's Celebration of Life is Monday, March 20 at 2 pm... join us here at the Silverton Senior Center for this memorial event.
 
There will be a Quilting Coloring Contest during the April "Celebrate Hawaiian Heritage" month... entries area available at the Senior Center and are due by April 17, 2017... entries will also be handed out during April's First Friday downtown Silverton, and at various local businesses.
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Friends of the Silverton Senior Center 

Just a little NEWS FLASH about some upcoming happenings at the Silverton Senior Center that may have been scheduled after the monthly calendar came out OR just sharing and reminding about some upcoming events....
 
Still room in the Hawaiian Quilting Workshop, April 17-20 with Nancy Lee Chong... Interested? Curious? LOVE Quilts and Quilting? Contact Connie at 503-989-1473
 
Hawaiian Luau Dinner fundraiser tickets for April 20 are on sale now...ONLY $15... available at the front desk at the Silverton Senior Center
 
Bike Forum Presentation, Wed. March 15 at 6:30 pm... FREE... Interested?  Curious? Contact Charles at 503-368-0800... held here at the Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St.
 
BASIC Computer Classes with Breanna Weston of Digital Natives... 4 weeks for ONLY $40...Starting Thursday, March 16 - April 6; 10 - 11:30 am... CALL TODAY to sign up for the class!  503-873-3093
 
Memorial Celebration of Life for Doris Crabtree here at the Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. on Monday, March 20 at 2 pm... please join us as we celebrate Doris Crabtree's life!
 
March 21... Still room on the Trip to the Culinary Arts Institute for lunch and the LEGO's Exhibit at OMSI... leaving at 10:15 am...Cost for trip & lunch  is $34 and OMSI admission is $19.95 for adults and $15 for Seniors
 
Thursday, March 23 at 2 pm..."Beating the Winter Blues"
Certified Life Coach Megan Graves partners with people on work/life balance and transitions. She loves to help others to unlock the answers they need to get on track and ultimately to find happiness. For more information about Megan: www.arrowdynamiclifecoaching.com  Join certified life coach Megan Graves at a workshop on beating the winter blues! This workshop will be a highly interactive 2 hours in which we will explore the diverse components to living through the winter months free of the blues. We are all unique. In collaboration with the workshop materials, we are going to have lots of fun following our curiosity to what will cure the blues for each of the attendees.
 
SAVE THE DATES:
Wed. March 22... ALL DAY at the Wooden Nickel...Senior Appreciation Day!
Enjoy delicious food all day and evening and then at the end of the day a percentage of the days income will benefit the Silverton Senior Center!
Friday, March 24; 1-4 pm... Resource Fair "Sharing the Caring" FREE for the entire community... door prizes too!
 
Saturday, March 25, 8 - 11 am... Community Pancake Breakfast...
 
That is all for now!
Have a Marvelous Monday Everyone
Dodie Brockamp, Executive Director
Silverton Senior Center  

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Need a great place to host a Special Event?  The Silverton Senior Center is RENTABLE with reasonable rates.  Call soon for available dates, the calendar is filling up quickly!  Renting is available for ALL Seniors 60+ and if you are a current member of the Silverton Senor Center there is a 10% discount on the rate! 

Dodie Brockamp, Executive Director
Silverton Senior Center

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Don't forget to check out the Silverton Senior Center's Thrift Shop at 207 High St... Open 10 am - 5 pm Tuesday - Saturday and Sunday 11 am - 4 pm... Where tax deductible donations are always welcome! 
 
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* "Silverton Senior Center" is the Assumed Business Name, registered in Oregon, for Silverton Area Seniors, Inc., an Oregon public benefit corporation consisting of adult individuals restricted to age 60 and older.