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Senior Calendar Sept. 26-Oct. 2

Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays at 813 Arizona St. Call 702-293-3320 for information.

Check out the Senior Center’s website, www.seniorcenterbouldercity.org.

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

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

n Gift shop/library: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

n Lunch hour: 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Suggested donation $2 (60 and older), $3 fee (59 or younger).

n Meals-on-Wheels are delivered Monday through Friday to the homebound.

This Week’s Lunch Menu:

Thursday: Orange chicken, fried rice, stir fry veggies, Chinese salad, fruit.

Friday: Stuffed meatloaf, mashed potatoes, corn, salad, fruit.

Monday: Baked chicken, country rice, peas, salad, fruit.

Tuesday: Veal Parmesan over angel hair pasta, Italian green beans, salad bar, fruit.

Wednesday: Tomato bisque soup, deluxe salad bar, fruit.

Meal passes are available at the receptionist’s desk.

This Week’s Activities:

n Thursday

8 a.m., Wood carvers

1 p.m., Scrabble

1 p.m., Poker

1 p.m., Pinochle

1 p.m., Chatty hatters

6 p.m., Art class

n Friday

8 a.m., Farmers market

8:30 a.m., Book cleaning

9 a.m., Line dance lessons

1 p.m., 500 cards

1 p.m., Pinochle

1 p.m., Duplicate bridge

n Sunday

10 a.m., UMC of Boulder City

n Monday

11:30 a.m., Mahjong

1 p.m., Asian Mahjong

1 p.m., Wood carving

1 p.m., Party bridge

1 p.m., Bingo

1 p.m., Scrabble

n Tuesday

10 a.m., Coin collecting

11 a.m., Grief &loss support group

11 a.m., Wellness support group

1 p.m., Poker

1 p.m., Pinochle

1 p.m., RummiKub

n Wednesday

9 a.m., Blood pressure

1 p.m., Bingo

1 p.m., Open music jam

6 p.m., Pinochle

* Call 702-293-3320 for appointment or for more information.

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