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[AUG. 20, 2003]  The Oasis, 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 is also 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.


Join us Thursday at 1 p.m. for the monthly bingo sponsored by the University of Illinois Extension service. There will be nutritious prizes for you.

Alzheimer support group

The Alzheimer support group chaired by a facilitator from Maple Ridge Care Centre will meet Thursday at 1 p.m. If you or someone you know needs more information or support, join us. No reservation is necessary.

Oasis board of directors meeting

The Oasis board meeting scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday is open to the public.

To schedule agenda items for the next meeting, on Sept. 18, the board must receive notification in writing on or before Sept. 5.

Memories class

The Memories class will meet from 3:45 to 5 p.m. on Friday. No reservation is necessary to join this spontaneous group and learn how to hone writing skills needed to preserve memories for family and friends.

SHARE food distribution

Food orders will be available for pickup on Friday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. If you have not participated in the Self-Help and Resources Exchange, stop in for information about this minimal-cost food program sponsored by the Diocese of Peoria.


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Friday night games canceled

The regularly scheduled Friday night games have been canceled for Aug. 22 only. Join the group on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 6 p.m.

Veterans Administration

The Veterans Administration representative will be available Tuesday, Aug. 26, from 9 a.m. to noon only. No appointment is necessary.

Tuesday lunch

Hamburgers and potato salad will be featured at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 26 for only $3.50. Pick up your ticket by noon on Monday, Aug. 25.

Think Tank

Jim Hoffert will be the featured speaker discussing "Home Safety for Seniors." Join the group on Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 9 a.m. No reservation is necessary.

Game winners

Esther Will was the lucky pinochle winner Friday night, Aug. 8. Betty Burger and Ann Greger won 5 in 1. Alice Thornton won pool honors. During the week the pinochle winners were Iona Fulscher and Alice Thornton.


Friends of The Oasis members receive bimonthly newsletters by mail. For more information, call 732-6132 or 732-5844.

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