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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 www.seniorcenterbouldercity.org.

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

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

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

Lunch hour: 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Suggested donation $2 (60 and older), $5 fee (59 and younger). Meals-on-Wheels is delivered Monday through Friday to the homebound.*

 

This week’s lunch menu:

Today: Fish and chips, fruit

Friday: Barbecued chicken, squash, cucumber, biscuit, ambrosia

Monday: Steak stuffed bell pepper, rice, salad bar

Tuesday: Chicken chili, corn bread, green salad, ambrosia

Wednesday: Pork chops, stuffing, corn, salad, fruit

 

This week’s activities:

Today

Woodcarvers (8 a.m.), Medicare questions with John Chase (11 a.m.), Scrabble/pinochle/Texas hold ’em (1 p.m.), Chatty Hatters (1 p.m.), cellphone clinic (1:30 p.m.), art class (6 p.m.)

Friday

Book cleaning (8:30 a.m.), duplicate bridge, bingo, pinochle (1 p.m.), summer movie (1 p.m.)

Sunday

Boulder City United Methodist Fellowship (10 a.m.)

Monday

Mahjong (11:30 a.m.), Asian mahjong (1 p.m.), party bridge/Scrabble/bingo (1 p.m.), woodcarving (1 p.m.), summer movie (1 p.m.)

Tuesday

Coin collecting (9 a.m.), Texas hold ’em/pinochle/RummiKub (1 p.m.), karaoke (1 p.m.)

Wednesday

Blood pressure testing (9 a.m.), computer class (9 a.m.), Better Breathers (10 a.m.-2 p.m.), bingo (1 p.m.), summer movie (1 p.m.), open music jam (1 p.m.)

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

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