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22 Thursday, July 24, 1997 Pahrump Valley Gazette Senior News i AMARGOSA SENIOR NEWS ....... (702) 372-5413 by Irene Osterhoudt The following donations have come in: Mary K, Veggies, Gayla Leake,Peaches, De Witts, ice. Thanks to you all, every bit helps. Edna Thomas has had her surgery and we hear all is going along great. Come in and have dinner with us when you are feeling up to it. Have you had one of Mike's pies yet? Don't miss out. Ice Cream Sunday is Aug, 1 0, let's hear from you. We still need table sign ups for the Swap Meet, and Baked goods for the sweet shoppe. This is really a cool fund raiser, come on you guys and gals out there we need your help. We are still looking for an activities director. MENU: July 29 - Pork chops July 30 - Swiss steak July 31 - Summer special No Roamll I I BEA00 S)] 00.NIOR NEWS (702) 5532956 by Lorayne White Special Notice regarding Thursday Night's Bingo. There will be no more bingo games until we are located in the new senior center. The next game date will be announced at that time. Thank you for understanding. We look forward to resuming play as soon as possible. A great big thank you goes to the Beatty General Store for its donation of produce items to the senior center. We are enjoying using them in new and tasty treats. Senior Center Project Council meeting will be July 28, at 12:30 p.m. Our outdoor walk-in and freezer are scheduled to be moved July 30, so that means the rest of us will be on our way to the new center soon after that. We haven't been given an actual date yet. But soon. They keep telling us to be patient, but it's hard to be patient. MENU July 28 - Chili dogs, tater tots, dessert July 29 - Pizza, dessert July 30 - Hot beef sandwich, mashed potatoes/gravy, dessert July 31 - Smorgasboard to be announced, dessert August 1 - Chicken pot pie, fruit Soup and salad bar available at each meal. Ill PAHRUMP SEIqlOR NEWS ' ' (702) 727-5008 ...... by Marsha Sabala Hello from the Pahrump Senior Center. Quote of the week: "The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what the man or woman are able to do." Calvada Sports Center is now offering the Senior Cen- ter discounted bowling every Wednesday evening. Any- one interested see C.J. at the front desk or ask the office. Twenty people are bowling at this time, there isplenty of room for more to join. Come join us. Thrift shop is open Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Come see all the great bar- gains. Cancer support group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the Month at 10 a.m. Run by Louise Felton, RN. Call the center for more information at 727- 5008. Alzheimer and stroke support group meets from 1- 2:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month. Call the center at 727-5008 if you have any questions. Free care giving is offered. Volunteers needed, call 727-5008. A wide variety of openings to choose from, including being a senior companion and van drivers. Upcoming events: July 24 - Dance and sing to music by Harold, 1 p.m. poker July 25 - 1 p.m. poker July 28 - 1 p.m. poker July 29 - 10 a.m. diabetics support group, 10:30 a.m. video excerise, 1 la.m. excerise walk, 1 p.m. poker July 30 - 1 p.m. poker and pinochle July 31 - Dance and sing to Harold's music, 1 p.m poker MENU: July 24 - Roast beef and mashed potatoes July 25 - Baked fish July 28 - Veal parmesan July 29 - Pinto beans with ham July 30"- Cabbage rolls July 31 - Hot turkey sandwich with mashed potatoes TONOPAH SENIOR ........ (702) 482-6450 by Irene Cessna We're back again with tidbits of happenings at the senior center. We hope you find them enjoyable and informative. The Tonopah Diabetic Support Group will be having their monthly meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 13, at 1 p.m. here at the center. The topic of the day will be "Take time to read the labels." Every diabetic will agree that what you want to eat might not be what you should be eating. A sensible diet can often play an important role in controlling diabetes. Plan to attend. You will be glad you did. Have you picked up your Tonopah Senior Cookbook yet? We only have a few left. Remember, these recipes are from the local seniors and friends in the community. All these folks are among the finest cooks you will find anywhere. It also makes an excellent gift for your loved ones to cherish for years to come, and the price is right at $8.50 each. Don't delay, stop by today. We enjoyed a brief chat with Ben and Betty DeKoek from Southern California. They were here visiting their longtime friend Rosemary Mitchell, Media and Loft Holton from Carson City, and Shirley and Jim Morey of T0nopah. We hope they enjoyed their time with us. Once again we send our thank you and deepest appre- ciation to Carl and Laurie Newberry for another generous donation. We really appreciate your kindness ad the support you have given our center, And thank yotrt6 Helen and Jerry D'Ottavio for the beautiful bouquet of Holly- hocks. We always love flowers. They add that extra touch of beauty to the dinning room. MENU: July 24 - Roast pork July 25 - Fish or 2nd offer July 28 - Enchiladas July 29 - Hot turkey sandwhiches July 30 - Spaghetti w/meat sauce Have a great week and come on in and make yourself at home. I I II Cactus Cactus Largest Selection in Nevada Desert Plants ~ SUcculents Lots of native Nevada plants including: Red Barrels, Cholla, Yucca, Mound Cactus, Clariet Teddy Bear, Beaver Trail, Prickly Pear, Saguaro Golden Barrels, Organ pipe, Desert Willow Blue Pale Verde, Ocotillo, Mexican Fence Post and Extremely Nice Nevada Joshua Trees Free Cactus Say you saw it in the Gazette, limit of one. Over 4,000 Desert Plants in Stock!!! Open: 9 am - 5 pm Daily, Sun 10 am ~ 5 pm 12740 Blue Diamond Road 1/2 Mile off 160 W. on Blue ?iamond Rd. (Hwy 159) 727'-84301 -- M II00l n (702) 875 - 1968 ""-,,, :- -" =" I s. F ] .=n 1::] HOURS: Mon-Fri 8:30-5:30. Sat 9-12 .f":r'=.,__,.=,, n , Fax (702) 875-1913