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Seniors news for the week of Sept. 28

Fall Colors Walk set Oct. 3 in Burnsville

Burnsville Recreation will host the Fall Colors Walk for ages 62 and older 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, at Alimagnet Park, 1200 Alimagnet Park Drive.

Participants will learn about forest tree species and the science behind their dazzling displays. Attendees should wear comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing, walking shoes, and plan to walk on uneven ground.

The walk is free. Registration is required by Monday, Oct. 1, at http://bit.ly/2018FallColorsWalk.

Fall Senior Series in Burnsville

Prince of Peace in Burnsville is hosting a Fall Senior Series 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 2-23, in room 200 of the Christian Life Center building.

Oct. 2: Know the 10 Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease.

Oct. 9: Minnesota Elder Law: Will, Trusts and Estate Planning.

Oct. 16: Deciding to Move: Where to Start and How to Make It Manageable. Part I: Transition Steps for Successful Aging. Part II: Making Room For Your New Life.

Oct. 23: Life’s Journey to Health or Illness.

Contact Kari Snyder for questions and to register for sessions at [email protected] or by calling 952-898-9357.

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church is located at 13901 Fairview Drive, Burnsville, 952-435-8102, www.popmn.org.

Apple Valley seniors

The Apple Valley Senior Center, 14601 Hayes Road, is home to the following activities, which are organized and run by the Apple Valley Seniors and Apple Valley Parks and Recreation. The facility is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For information, call 952-953-2345 or go to www.cityofapplevalley.org.

Monday, Oct. 1 – Int. Line Dancing, 9:30 a.m.; Blood Pressure Checks, 9:30 a.m.; General Meeting, 10 a.m.; SR Meeting, 11 a.m.; Membership Committee, 11:15 a.m.; Pool, noon; Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Happy Stitchers, 1 p.m.; Spite & Malice, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – Quilting Bees (all day), 9 a.m.; Tuesday Painters, 9:30 a.m.; Seniors On Bikes, 10 a.m.; Pool, noon; Cribbage, noon; Pinochle, 12:30 p.m.; Hand & Foot Cards, 1 p.m.; Table Tennis, 1 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – Donated Bread, 9 a.m.; Fun Folks on Spokes, 9:30 a.m.; Yoga – Intermediate, 9:45 a.m.; Morning Stretch, 10 a.m.; Velvet Tones, 10 a.m.; Yoga – Beginner, 11 a.m.; Pool, noon; Bowling at Apple Place Bowl, noon; First Edition Book Club, 1 p.m.; Gather Around Music, 1 p.m.; Mahjong, 1 p.m.; Dominoes, 1 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – Beg. Line Dancing, 9:15 a.m.; Computer 101, 9:30 a.m.; Int. Line Dancing, 10 a.m.; Tap, 10 a.m.; Tai Chi, 10:30 a.m.; Insurance Counseling, noon; Pool, noon; Duplicate Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Table Tennis, 1 p.m.; 500, 1 p.m.; Recreated Cards, 1 p.m.; Color & Chat, 1 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 5 – Men’s Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.; Fun Folks on Spokes, 9:30 a.m.; Morning Stretch, 10 a.m.; Women’s Pool, 11 a.m.; Defensive Driving, noon; Men’s Bowling at Apple Place Bowl, noon; Members Bingo, 12:30 p.m.

Apple Valley Seniors Annual Metro Dining Club Sale runs through Nov. 9 at the Apple Valley Senior Center. This is the only fundraiser for the year.

Burnsville seniors

The Burnsville Senior Center is located in the Diamondhead Education Center at 200 W. Burnsville Parkway. Call 952-707-4120 for information about the following senior events.

Monday, Oct. 1 – Sunrise Stretch, 8:30 a.m.; Cribbage, 9:30 a.m.; Fit Fun, 10:15 a.m.; Pinochle, 12:45 p.m.; Coffee Talk – Stay or Go, 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – Fit Fun, 10:15 a.m.; Scrabble, 10:30 a.m.; Duplicate Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Line Dancing.

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – Woodcarvers, 8 a.m.; Sunrise Stretch, 8:30 a.m.; Cribbage, 9:30 a.m.; Tai Chi, 11 a.m.; 500, 12:45 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – Foot Clinic, 9 a.m.; Crafters, 9 a.m.; Health Insurance Council, 9 a.m.; Fit Fun, 10:15 a.m.; Wood Carving, 6 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 5 – Sunrise Stretch, 8:30 a.m.; Men’s Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.; Painting, 9 a.m.; Hand & Foot, 12:15 p.m. Deadline: Treasure Island and Cirque.

Eagan seniors

The Eagan Parks and Recreation Department offers programs for seniors in the Lone Oak Room at the Eagan Community Center, 1501 Central Parkway. Call 651-675-5500 for more information.

Monday, Oct. 1 – Zumba Gold (Oasis), 9 a.m.; Mahjong, 9 a.m.; Zumba Gold Toning (Oasis), 10 a.m.; Fit for Life (Oasis), 11 a.m.; Netflix, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – 50-plus Senior Expo, 1-4 p.m. No activities in the Lone Oak Room.

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – Coffee, Games and Conversation, 9 a.m.; Cribbage, 9 a.m.; Chair Zumba Gold (Boardroom), 11:30 a.m.; Hand & Foot, 12:45 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – Dominoes, 9 a.m.; Bridge, 12:45 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 5 – ESB Meeting, 9 a.m.; Tabata Gold (Oasis), 9:15 a.m.; Brain Fitness, 9:30 a.m.; Zumba Gold (Oasis), 10:15 a.m.; S/B/Y (Oasis), 11:10 a.m.; Bingo, 1 p.m.

Farmington seniors

The Rambling River Center is located at 325 Oak St. For more information on trips, programs and other activities, call 651-280-6970.

Monday, Oct. 1 – Coffee Guys, 9:30 a.m.; Line Dance, 9:30 a.m.; Dulcimer Club, 10 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10 a.m.; Recycled Cards, 12:30 p.m.; 500 Cards, 12:30 p.m. Deadline: Minneapolis Library and Foshay.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – Crossfit, 7 a.m.; Wabasha Trip, 8:45 a.m.; XaBeat, 9 a.m.; Coffee Guys, 9:30 a.m.; Fitness Center Orientation, 9:30 a.m.; Wood Carving, 1 p.m.; Pickleball, 5 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – Coffee Guys, 9:30 a.m.; Health Insurance Counseling, 10 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10 a.m.; Recycled Cards, 12:30 p.m.; Coloring Group, 1 p.m.; Bridge, 1 p.m.; Yoga, 5 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – Zumba Gold, 9 a.m.; Coffee Guys, 9:30 a.m.; Pinochle, 12:30 p.m.; Pickleball, 5 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 5 – Crossfit, 7 a.m.; Coffee Guys, 9:30 a.m.; Ole Store, 10:30 a.m.

Rosemount seniors

The following activities are sponsored by the Rosemount Parks and Recreation Department and the Rosemount Area Seniors. For more information, call the Rosemount Parks and Recreation Department at 651-322-6000.

Monday, Oct. 1 – Bridge, 9 a.m.; Woodcarving, 9 a.m.; Bone Builders, 9:30 a.m.; 500, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – Coffee at Cub, 8 a.m.; Bid Euchre, 9 a.m.; Flu Shots, 10 a.m.; Open Painting, 10 a.m.; Blood Pressure Checks, 11 a.m.; Monthly Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – Canasta, 10 a.m.; Quilting Club, 1 p.m.; Matter of Balance, 1 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – Cribbage, 9 a.m.; Bone Builders, 9:30 a.m.; Pinochle, 1 p.m.; Yoga, 1 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 5 – Euchre, 9 a.m.; Woodcarving, 9 a.m.; Free Movie Friday, 1 p.m.; “The Importance of Being Earnest,” 7 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 6 – “The Importance of Being Earnest,” 2 and 7 p.m.

The Rosemount Area Seniors are located in the Steeple Center, 14375 S. Robert Trail. Check monitors and room schedules at the facility for activity locations.

Lakeville seniors

All Lakeville Area Active Adults events are held at Lakeville Heritage Center, 20110 Holyoke Ave. Call 952-985-4620 for information.

Monday, Oct. 1 – Yoga, 8:15 a.m.; Computer Tutoring, 9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9:30 a.m.; Knitting Class, 9:30 a.m.; Wii Bowling, 10 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10:15 a.m.; SS Strength & Balance, 11 a.m.; SS Cardio & Strength, noon; Texas Hold ’em and Mahjong, 1 p.m. Deadline: Minneapolis Library and Foshay.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – Fall Colors/Eagle Center Trip, 8:30 a.m.; Pickleball, 9 a.m.; Dominoes and Poker, 9 a.m.; Happy Feet, 9 a.m.; Book Club, 10 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10:15 a.m.; XaBeat Lite, 10:30 a.m.; Party Bridge, noon; Bingo, 1 p.m.; Active Adults Advisory Committee Meeting, 1 p.m.; Driver Safety Class (four-hour), 5-9 p.m.; Deadline: Daytripper Theater Trip.

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – Men’s Golf, 8 a.m.; Yoga, 8:15 a.m.; Health Angels Biking, 8:45 a.m.; Line Dancing, 9 a.m. to noon; Poker and Hearts, 9 a.m.; Biking (short ride), 9:30 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10:15 a.m.; SS Strength & Balance, 11 a.m.; Pinochle, noon; SS Cardio & Strength, 5:30 p.m.; Pickleball, 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – Classic Voices Chorus, 9 a.m.; Walking Club, 9:30 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10:15 a.m.; Red Hat Chorus, 10:30 a.m.; SS Strength & Balance, 11 a.m.; SS Cardio & Strength, noon; Euchre, Hand & Foot, noon; Quilting Group, 1 p.m.; Tai Chi, 1:30 p.m.; Red Hat Chorus at Trinity Care Center, 1:30 p.m.; Zumba Gold, 3:30 p.m.; Beginner Line Dance, 5:30 p.m. Deadline: Lakeville Luncheon.

Friday, Oct. 5 – Yoga, 8:15 a.m.; Pickleball, 9 a.m.; Poker, 9 a.m.; Day Old Bread, 10:15 a.m.; 500 Cards, 11 a.m.; Duplicate Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Social Painting, 1 p.m.

Source: https://www.hometownsource.com/sun_thisweek/free/seniors-news-for-the-week-of-sept/article_c3444b08-c1b7-11e8-bad1-e75d08bf8874.html

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