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Senior Center, June 13

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: 8-10 a.m.

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

Lunch hour: 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Suggested donation $2 (60 and older), $5 fee (59 or younger). Meals on Wheels are delivered Monday through Friday to the homebound.*

This week’s lunch menu

Thursday: Macaroni and cheese, mixed vegetables, baked potato, yogurt

Friday: Pepperoni and cheese pizza, chef salad, fruit, dessert

Monday: Tuna on a bed of lettuce, tomato wedges, cottage cheese, crackers, fruit

Tuesday: Minestrone soup, chicken salad sandwich, carrot and celery sticks, banana

Wednesday: Stuffed bell peppers, three-bean salad, fruit, garlic bread

This week’s activities:

▶ Thursday

8 a.m. — Woodcarvers

11 a.m. — Yoga

11:45 a.m. — Director’s lunch

1 p.m. — Pinochle/poker

1 p.m. — Chatty Hatters

1 p.m. — Line dancing

6 p.m. — Art class

▶ Friday

9 a.m. — Blood pressure testing

1 p.m. — Bingo/pinochle

▶ Monday

9:15 a.m. — Yoga

11 a.m. — American mahjong

Noon — Bridge

1 p.m. — Bingo/Scrabble/pinochle

1 p.m. — Plastic bag project

1 p.m. — Woodcarving

▶ Tuesday

9 a.m. — Coin collecting

9:30 a.m. — Color club

Noon — Hand and Foot canasta

1 p.m. — RummiKub/pinochle/Texas Hold ’em

1 p.m. — Karaoke

▶ Wednesday

9 a.m. — Computer class

10 a.m. — Senior Center of Boulder City board meeting

1-3 p.m. — Senior Share*

1 p.m. — Bingo/pinochle

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

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