Alzheimer's Caregiver Education Series
With brookdale Senior Living and Day by Day AdultDay Care
Third Tuesday of each month Starting on January 15 at 10:00-11am -Board Room 1st Floor
Optimum Life Continuing Education for Professionals--
Third Wednesday of each month starting on January 16 at 11:00am- Noon - North Mtg Rm 2nd Floor
Butterflies in April? Why Not--What Better Time!
Hear about a Monarch Way station.
Learn of the many challenges the milkweed caterpillar faces as it eats its way to its chrysalis to emerge as a Monarch butterfly.
Find out about the resources out there or those interested in learning more about the Monarch, or those who want to be a part of a nationwide effort to bring the dwindling numbers of the monarchs back.
Join Leta Schaufer on March 19th at 6 pm and she will hare as much information with you! What she has learned about the Monarch since she started raising, tagging and releasing them.
Also, some information about butterfly gardens too For Members Only. Limited to 20 guests.
SeniorPlace is Celebrating our 25th Anniversary this Year!!
One of the many ways to Celebrate is to purchase a T-Shirt and a Jacket! From April 8-19 you will be able to place your order and check out the sizes and colors. Prices will vary. Be ready to wear them for the Expo on May 1, 2013; The Pancake Breakfast on May 5, 2013; Annual Meeting on May 16, 2013; The MN Senior Games In June and more. Show your support--Be Proud of your community and 25 years of SeniorPlace!
10th Annual Steele County Senior & Caregiver Expo
- Wednesday May 1, 2013
- Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
- Location: Four Seasons Centre, Steele County Fairgrounds
- KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dick Edwards--speaking at 10:00am and again at 5:30pm to caregivers
- Cost: Free EXPO, Free Parking
- 60+ Booths, Speakers, Red Cross Blood Drive, Vehicle Inspections and much more!!
Annual Pancake Breakfast at the Owatonna Eagles
- Sunday, May 5, 2013
- Tickets: $5 per person-per purchased; $6 per person at the door; 5 and under eat for free
- Tickets are available at the SeniorPlace, from SeniorPlace Inc. Board of Directors and at Kottke Jewelry
- Volunteers Needed: Sign up at the Volunteer Table on the first floor or SeniorPlace
Outstanding Senior Volunteer
Do you know someone that seems to always be busy volunteering in Steele County? Pick up a nomination form today!
The nominee must be a resident of Minnesota and he/she must attain the again of 70 by June 1, 2013. Only volunteer activities after age 65 for which there was no compensation (except for reimbursed expenses) will be considered.
A nomination forms can be picked up at Owatonna SeniorPlace, Blooming Prairie and Ellendale Senior Dining sites and Medford Americana Community Bank.
Submittal Deadline is June 7, 2013 to the Owatonna SeniorPlace
24th Annual SeniorPlace Inc. Meeting
- Thursday, May 16, 2013
- Multipurpose Room, SeniorPlace
Program: MN Senior Games and Senior Place's 25th Anniversary (1988-2013)
Entertainment: SeniorPlace Golden Tones
>Three board members who's terms are up and are running for re-election: Herb Budig, Judy Erck and Kathy Underland
>SeniorPlace members running for a board member spot are: Roxie Peterson, DeNell Schroeder and LaVonne Trotter--Thanks for running for the board
Absentee Ballots will be made available by May 3, 2013.