Logan County's senior citizen center, 501 Pulaski St. in Lincoln, is
open weekdays, except holidays, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The center
also is open on Friday and Sunday nights for table games. Dominic
Dalpoas is the executive director. Activities are open to all Logan
County senior citizens, regardless of membership. Friends of The
Oasis members receive a bimonthly newsletter by mail and reduced
rates for classes and trips. For more information, call 732-6132 or
the week of Jan. 14-20
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Extension unit to sponsor bingo
The Logan County Extension
Unit will sponsor the bingo games at the senior center on Thursday,
beginning at 1 p.m.
Alzheimer support group to meet
The Alzheimer support group will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the
senior center's library. No reservations are necessary. The group
provides support and information for caregivers and extended family
and is facilitated by a coordinator from Maple Ridge Care Centre.
The Memories class will begin at 3:45 p.m. Thursday in the senior
center's library. Participants are asked to bring their own pen and
paper to learn skills needed to preserve memories for families and
Oasis annual board meeting
The annual board meeting of The Oasis is open to the public and
will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday. The meeting of the corporation is in
conjunction with the regular meeting. The purpose of the report is
to inform the members and public on the accomplishments of 2008 and
the goals for 2009. A nominating committee will submit names of
candidates to serve terms available on the board of directors. The
evening will begin with a business meeting, followed by
entertainment and a light meal.
The Oasis will be closed Friday to observe Martin Luther King Day
and will resume daily activities on Monday.
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Birthday time! January birthdays will be celebrated at the senior
center on Monday, beginning at 1:30 p.m., at the senior center. Come
join us for ice cream and cake.
The 11:30 a.m. lunch for Jan. 20 will feature tuna casserole,
garlic bread and dessert for $3.75; or, if you stay to play cards,
the cost is $3.25. The reservation deadline is noon Monday.
The Self Help and Resource Exchange program distribution time
will be Jan. 23, between 4 and 5:30 p.m., at the senior center. The
program is an outreach sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of Peoria.
For more details, you may contact the senior center at 732-6132.
Joyce Voyles won weekly pinochle. Weekend winners were Ruth
Ackerman and Eileen Kohl. Betty Burger won five-in-one.
[Text from Oasis news release]