Spotlighting Seniors

By Charlotte O’Connell

We were blessed twice last week. Lodge 1094 members had lunch with us on Tuesday and presented us a donation check for $1000.00. The Slaton Area Endowment presented a grant of $1500.00 to one of our grant writer, Steve Campbell, at half time Friday night. A BIG THANK YOU to everyone.

Come to the center on Saturday Oct. 21. We are having a garage sale to benefit our MOW program. You can do your Christmas shopping early. We will have toys, jewelry, crafts, blankets, Christmas and fall decorations. Plus many miscellaneous items. Sale starts at 8:00 a.m

If you need help with you Medicare Part D give Charlotte a call at 828-3784 for an appointment.

Monday’s Bingo, Oct. 10 had 30 players. The secret prize was won by Connie Garza. The blackout amount of $50.87 was won by Imogene Davis. Monday’s Bingo, Oct. 16 had 32 players. The secret prize was won by Gloria Anzley. The blackout amount $57.07 was won by Mary Flores. Come Monday for lunch and stay to play.

We are raffling an original acrylic painting by E. Lee to benefit our MOW program. Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. Come by the center to see the painting and purchase a ticket.

Upcoming events – Mark your calendar –
Mon. (Oct. 23) Bingo 1-2.
Tues. (Oct. 24) Calvert taking blood pressures.
Wed. (Oct. 25) Birthday & Anniversaries.
Mon. (Oct. 30) Bingo 1-2.

MOW deliveries for Oct. 9 – 13 were done by Hearts Together Church of Christ. Those who served were Anita King, Karen Branscum, Ramon Garcia, Dennis Horn, Sue Johnson, Brian Rape, Dennis Payne, Ronda Sikes, Tracy Menzer, and Steven Jones.

MOW deliveries for Oct. 23 – 27 is the responsibility of First Methodist Church.

A BIG THANK YOU to our MOW volunteers. It is not an easy job especially in bad weather.

George Pershall
Margaret Edwards
J & Jo Lacy
Craig Hancock
Ella Mae Hall
Merle Neil
Bradley & Amy Kitten
Mark & Mollie Schwertner
Kathie & Ney Gore
Thomas Knott
Tony & Deanne Bishop
Leo “Junior” Henzler
Tony & Deanne Bishop
Cecil Stolle
Tony & Deanne Bishop
Coy Rinne
J & Jo Lacy

Menu: Oct. 23-27
Monday 23rd – Beef Goulash, Navy Beans, Broccoli, Oatmeal Raisin Cookie, Wheat Dinner Roll, 2% Milk, Tea
Tuesday 24th – Baked Ham/Pineapple, Lima Beans, Chuck Wagon Corn, Chocolate Chip Cookie, Wheat Roll, 2% Milk, Tea
Wednesday 25th– Roast Turkey, Savory Bread Dressing, Candied Sweet Potatoes, Green Beans, Pineapple Tidbits, Wheat Roll, 2% Milk, Tea
Thursday 26th – King Ranch Casserole (Tortilla in recipe), Spanish Rice, Pinto Beans, Brownie, 2% Milk, Tea
Friday 27th – BBQ Chicken Thigh, Mashed Potatoes, Carrot Raisin Salad, Baked Apple, Cornbread, 2% Milk, Tea

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