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Senior Center

Hours of operation: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday at 813 Arizona St., 702-293-3320. Visit the center’s website at seniorcenterbouldercity.org.

Free computers/Internet to members: 8-3 p.m.

Morning coffee, snacks, newspapers: 8-10 a.m.

Library/gift shop: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Lunch hour: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Suggested donation $2 (60 and older), $3 fee (59 or younger). Meals-on-Wheels are delivered Monday through Friday to the homebound.

* Meal passes are available for your convenience at the receptionist’s desk.

THIS WEEK’S LUNCH MENU:

Thursday: Italian wedding soup, bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich, salad, fruit

Friday: Birthday lunch: Chicken, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, fruit

Monday: Pork chops, potato casserole, green beans, salad, fruit

Tuesday: Lemon chicken, country rice, Brussels sprouts, salad, fruit

Wednesday: Crab Alfredo over angel hair pasta, peas, salad, fruit

THIS WEEK’S ACTIVITIES:

Thursday

8 a.m. — Woodcarvers

11 a.m. — Rep. Joe Heck’s representative

1 p.m. — Scrabble/pinochle/Texas hold ‘em/Chatty Hatters

Friday

8:30 a.m. —Book cleaning

9 a.m. — Line dance lessons

11:45 a.m. —Birthday lunch

1 p.m. — Pinochle/duplicate bridge

Sunday

10 a.m. — United Methodist Church of Boulder City

Monday

11:30 a.m. —Mahjong

1 p.m. — Asian mahjong

1 p.m. — Party bridge/Scrabble/bingo/woodcarving

Tuesday

9 a.m. — Coin collecting

9 a.m. — Medicare questions with John Chase

1 p.m. — Texas hold ‘em/pinochle/RummiKub

2 p.m. — Fiesta casino trip

Wednesday

9 a.m. — Blood Pressure testing

9 a.m. — Computer class

1 p.m. — Open music jam/bingo

* Call for appointment or information, 702-293-3320

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