The Bemidji Senior Activity Center is hosting our annual MN State Fair Bus Trips for Monday, August 26, 2019 and Thursday, August 29th, 2019. These are one-day trips leaving at 6:30 am and returning at approximately 10:30 pm and all ages are welcome. This trip includes your transportation on the bus and your ticket into the MN State Fair. The cost is $55 for 2019 Bemidji Senior Center Members and $65 for Nonmembers. The deadline to sign up is August 16, 2019 and no refunds will be given after this date. Register early to lock in your reservation before it fills up. You can make payment and reservation at the Bemidji Senior Activity Center, 216 3rd Street NW, Bemidji. No phone reservations please. If you have any questions, please call 218-751-8836.
Please help the Senior Activity Center by donating Our Family brand labels with the bar code attached. You can drop them off at the hostess desk of the Senior Activity Center or in the donation can located near the hostess desk. The Senior Activity Center is located at 216 3rd St NW, Bemidji.
Look for this brand at Lueken’s Village Foods, Marketplace Foods and Teal’s Market. 500 labels/barcodes equals $25.00 for our Center. Every little bit helps!
The Bemidji Senior Activity Center’s monthly Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser is this Saturday, July 13th from 8:00 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. The “Best Pancakes in Town” are just $5 for adults and $2.50 for children. The meal includes juice, coffee and two sausages in addition to the pancakes. The Senior Creations Gift Shop will also be open. The Bemidji Senior Activity Center is located 216 3rd St NW, Bemidji.
Monday, July 8th at 11:30am, a representative from MN Americorps will present how to be a part of a math and reading tutoring program for children 3rd grade and under. There are full time and part time positions and tutors receive a living wage stipend. The presentation will be at the Senior Activity Center, located at 216 3rd St NW, Bemidji. Please call 751-8836 for more information.
The Bemidji Senior Activity Center will be hosting a free piano and cello concert on Friday, July 12 from 1:00-2:00pm. The musicians, Sonja Carlsgaard Connell and Jay Howard Carlsgaard, will be playing a variety of “light classic” and “popular” music pieces. The Senior Activity Center is located at 216 3rd St NW, Bemidji. For more information, please call the Center at 751-8836.
Duplicate Bridge Club meets Tuesdays at 12:30pm for an afternoon of fun. Come and join the group! Call the Senior Center for more information or are looking for a Duplicate Bridge partner at 751-8836.
Are you interested in decorative wood carving? Come join the Bemidji Woodcarvers Club at the Center on Wednesdays at 9 a.m. in the basement activity area. This is a great group for all skill levels of wood carving, and is a great time for everyone involved. If you have your own tools, please bring them.
Silver Stretchers meet twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:00am at the Senior Activity Center. This exercise program helps our members stay active all year and maintain flexibility and range of motion. Come and check it out!
Come join us at the Senior Center every Monday at 12:30pm to enjoy playing Mahjong, a fun tile-based game. If you don’t know how to play, this is a great opportunity to learn. You can also enjoy putting together a puzzle or just drink coffee and visit with other seniors in the community.