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  • Fellowship Dinner & 5 BINGO Tuesday, June 26th Fee: $9 (pre-pay) 4pm - 5 BINGO 5pm - Meal Catered By Hutch Cafe

    Menu: Broasted Chicken, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Coleslaw, Dinner Roll, Dessert

    Join Us! at the Senior Center on

    Wednesday, June 20th at 10:30 am in celebration of

    National Ice Cream Soda Day! Stop in and have an ice cream soda float on us!

    NO FEE RSVP 320.234.5656

    Monthly Movie The Post (1h 57m)

    Wednesday, June 20th at 1pm & Thursday, June 21st at 9:15am & 1pm

    Katherine Graham is the first female publisher of a major American newspaper The Washington Post.

    With help from editor Ben Bradlee, Graham races to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that

    spans three decades and for US presidents. Together, they must overcome their differences as they risk their careers and very freedom

    to help bring long-buried truths to light. **Note: every Thursday morning the movie will be

    shown with closed captioning (if available).

    The Senior Newsletter

    Volume 39 Issue 6 $1.25 Office Hours 9am-3:30pm Mon-Fri 320.234.5656 June 2018

    Pick up newsletters the first business day of the month at the Event Center all others mailed out 3:00pm the following day.

    Thank you

    to everyone that made the Sr. Fundraiser, Murder at the Hutch Zoo, such a fun filled evening!

    ~Sr. Advisory Board for securing and sponsoring the entertainment

    ~Paul Warshauer, Author & Director ~Community Actorswhat a talented group

    of individuals we have! ~Buffalo Wild Wings for providing the cash bar

    ~Joanies Catering ~AmericInn ~Something Artsy promotional spots on HCVN

    EVERYONE that purchased

    a ticket and supported the Center!

    Friends &

    Red Hat Ladies

    Join us for an afternoon Spa Day! This event has been rejuvenated

    for July! Treat yourself to fabulous skincare and fun color samples to pamper yourself. Enjoy a relaxing

    mask and cleansing treatment, extra moisture treatment, and find

    your perfect foundation match for your skin tone! **Added Bonus: Color samples for your eye color,

    cheek color, and lip color. Hosted by Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant, Kelli Cribbs.

    July 11th at 1:00pm

    $5 fee - special dessert and door prizes! Hutch Event Center Call 320.234.5656 to RSVP

    Kayaking

    Tuesday, June 12th at 5pm

    Meet at Lake Washington

    Wednesday, June 20th at 5pm Meet at Lake Erie

    Call 234.5656 if you would like to reserve a kayak. Cancellation of event if inclement weather.

  • Page 2 The Senior Newsletter

    Allina Health Hospice (formally known as Connect Care)

    Mary Nelson. Call 320.484.9210.

    Caregiver Support Group Lutheran Services: 320.221.4513

    Ask for Sarah Doerings phone number. Meets 10:30am every 3rd Tuesday of the month.

    Call Lutheran Services for more information.

    Evergreen Sr. Dining /Seniors 60+ Nutritional meals served daily Monday-Friday

    at 11:15am. Suggested meal price for 60 and over is $4.50 under 60 is $7.20 Menus available at dining

    site: 115 Jefferson Street SE (please use south door)

    Call for reservations day before- 320.587.6029.

    Kinship Care Relatives as Parents Caring for Children. For Kinship Caregiver Group information

    contact: Jane Ryan at 320.286.4100 ext. 1024

    MN River Agency On Aging Call (800) 333-2433 ext. 82024 for appt.

    to meet at the Hutchinson Sr. Center Medicare, Part D, billing issues,

    transportation, Nutrition issues, Housing, Caregiver support, and Rx Connect are just a few areas they can assist. A representative will be here

    June 26th. Call the 800# for an appointment!

    Older Worker Program Are you 55 years of age or older and seeking work?

    Low-income seniors may qualify for paid job-training opportunities. Call 320.587-4740

    Parkinson Support Group Meeting Meets last Wednesday of each month at 2:00pm

    Birchwood House. www.birchwoodmn.com

    Trailblazer Transit 320.864.1000

    Senior Services

    Smart Driving Program 2018 Pre-Registration Required!

    Fee is due at time of registration. No REFUNDS. A $4 fee will be applied to any transfers. Transfers

    must be made at least one week prior to class.

    AARP members $18, non-members $23 (includes a facility fee)

    2018 SCHEDULE

    June 6th - Refresher Class.....1-5pm July 11th - Refresher Class........1-5pm August 1st - Refresher Class........1-5pm September 5th - Refresher Class..1-5pm October 3rd - Refresher Class...1-5pm November 7th - Refresher Class...1-5pm December..NO Class

    Receive a discount on your auto insurance! ***AARP is looking for volunteer instructors.

    Foot Care Clinic The McLeod County Nursing Services Provides a Foot Care Clinic on the last

    Tues, Wed, Thurs of each month: Tuesday, June 26th- 12:30pm 3:10pm Wednesday, June 27th- 9am-11:40 & 1-3pm Thursday, June 28th- 9am-11:40 & 1-3pm at the Event Center/Sr. Programming. This service is available to residents of McLeod County. Fee is $25 payable at the time of service. Call 234.5656 for an appointment.

    Call 320.484.4570 (local number) at Hutchinson Area Health Care to register for meals or for

    more information about the program. Volunteer Drivers NEEDED please call 320.587.6067.

    Weekly Dances held each Friday at the Willmar Community Center. $5 per person includes

    Light lunch 1:30pm-4:30pm Country Western & Old Time Music

  • Red Hat Society

    Antiquity Roses

    Queen: Shirley Bowen 587.2750 ~June- Please contact your Queen.

    Crimson Crowns

    Co - Queen: Louise Schroeder 587.3660 ~June- Please contact your Queen

    Flamin Dames

    Co-Queen: Sharon Koci 587-4754 & LoAnn Hanson: 587-6574 ~June- Please Contact your Queen

    les Flammes Rouges/

    Queen: Marith Witte 587.8127 Co-Queen: Bev Luke 587.8187 ~June- Please contact your Queen

    Royal Rubies

    Queen: Carol Otto 587.2511 ~June 19th Meet 11:30 and carpool to Teahouse in Dassel.

    Scarlet Belles Queen: Genny Lhotka 320.327.2633 ~June- Please contact your Queen

    Scarlet Feathers

    Queen: Cherie Duehlmeier 693.2521 Vice Queen: Naomi Barkeim 587-3755 ~June- Please contact your Queen

    Scarlet Roses

    Queen: Anna Mundt 320.455.0373 Princess: Lani Guth 587.4961 ~June- Please contact your Queen

    Page 3 The Senior Newsletter Email your upcoming activities to: [email protected]

    BOOK CLUB

    Group A Wednesday, June 13th at 10am Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

    By: Beth Hoffman

    Group B Wednesday, June 27th at 10:30am

    Deep Freeze By: John Sanford

    Thank you! Card Makers: Phyllis Olsen, Marge Block,

    Henrietta Wentworth, Eileen Mielke, Leora Pittman, Lois Krantz, Connie Saloum, Nina Mattkins,

    Marlyn Krueger, and Bonnie Richter. Crafters: Marlyn Krueger, Connie Saloum,

    Nina Mattkins and Sherri Notermann. Newsletter Assemblers: Rena Pearson,

    Darlene Vorlicek, Dariel Posusta, Jan Urban, Alice Kaufmann and Delores Barlau.

    LeRita Majaski & DeeDee Fischer: donation of buttons, yarn and other craft items!!

    Senior Listeners: Joan Halter, Chuck LaVelle, Joyce Barrick, Marlys Hoeft, Kathy Bergs, Deb Tauer,

    Melanie Rumpel, Becky Felling, Lea Ette Peters, Nancy Thompson, Linda Murch, Tom and Deb Wiprud. BINGO callers and $ runners: Jeanette Meyer, Rena

    Pearson, Janet Peterson, Darlene Vorlicek, Laverna Hemerick and Myrt Tenney.

    Music in the Park:

    Water Carnival Kick-Off and Flag Day Ceremony

    Monday, June 11th, 6:00pm

    Library Square Park in Hutchinson.

    Music in the Park starts in June!

    Library Square Park, Monday Nights, 6:30pm

    For more information call 320.587.5252

    FACT: Bullying occurs in about

    10 to 20 percent of seniors citizens. Evidence is mounting that points to the facts that, while we grow older,

    we dont necessarily grow up. The cattiness and aggressive

    tendencies of our youth are not automatically erased as the years accumulate. In fact, there comes a

    point where the years begin to pile on a host of problems that may cause an elder to revert to more

    childish behavior like bullying. Physical pain, disease, loneliness, fear, and vulnerability are all

    common symptoms of aging that can cause an el-der to lash out at their peers. While elder-to-elder

    bullying comes in many varieties, it usually involves ostracism of some form. Men tend to adopt a more direct style, preferring to verbally abuse someone

    to their face, or sometimes take a physical approach to their bullying. Women, on the other

    hand, engage in more behind-the-back or passive aggressive abusive style. Dont be a Bully!

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    Tournament

    Winners 1st Wednesday Bridge Winners

    Next Bridge tournament Wednesday, June 6th

    2nd Wednesday Bridge Winners Next Bridge tournament Wednesday, June 13th

    May Friday Bridge Winners 1st:Richard Ebbenga and

    Dariel Posusta 2nd: Carol Hannemann and

    Gloria Radtke Next tournament: Friday, June 30th

    Wii Bowling Next Tournament:

    Tuesday, June 19th

    Pinochle Winners 1st: Arline Jergens 2nd: Warren Schuft

    500 Winners 1st: Kay Yoch

    2nd: Glenna Reiner