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Check out our website and view the latest bi-monthly newsletter “Living LO 50+” for January and February at ci.oswego.or.us/acc/. Read about upcoming exercise classes like sit and be fit, strength training and two different zumba classes to choose from.

Check out upcoming trips to Spirit Mountain Casino and See’s Candies, as well as a world class tour to Seattle to view the “Old Masters Special Exhibition.” Registration for members begins Dec. 10 at 8 a.m. Refer to the upcoming newsletter regarding registration or call the adult community center at 503-635-3758 for more information.

Friday, Dec. 7 — Obtain a free blood pressure check in the Cedar room between 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Walk ins welcome, donations accepted. In Stitches, the center’s quilting group, will meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Birch room. The group will work cooperatively on various quilting projects. Walk ins welcome.

Join us for lunch served by Lake Bible Church volunteers. The menu includes cole slaw, baked haddock, potato wedges, peas, wheat rolls and brownies for dessert. Lunch is a suggested donation of $4 for those 60 and better; all others cost is $5. The MAC user group meets from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the Alder room.

Monday, Dec. 10 — The computer user group meets in the Alder room from 9:30 to 11 a.m. This week’s topic, “How to Blog,” will be presented by Lorelle VanFossen. Bring your laptop for this interesting and informative meeting. Volunteers from New Seasons Market will be serving lunch today at noon. The menu includes Caesar salad, turkey tetrazzini, zucchini, focaccia and oatmeal cookies. Suggested donation for those 60 and over is $4; 60 and under $5.

Lunch and shop begins at 1 p.m. Center driver Jim Liu will take participants to Safeway for an hour of grocery shopping. Call the center on or before Monday to sign up. Join us at 1 p.m. for the Woodman Chronicles presented by Frank Woodman. This session’s theme is “Backstage Movies.” The fifth movie in our series is “Sullivan’s Travel” starring Joel McCrea and Veronica Lake. Come and enjoy the movie followed by a friendly and enlightening discussion.

Tuesday, Dec. 11 — The Happy Hikers group meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9:15 a.m. to explore the trails of Tryon Creek State Natural Area and a number of other local trails. The group also meets Saturdays at George Rogers Park. Hikes are led by Krstl Robbins and Joan Bollman.

The Lake Oswego Respite Program begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Acorn room. The program costs $30 per participant each day, and is held Tuesdays and Thursdays on an ongoing basis. Contact Human Services Supervisor Berta Derman at 503-635-3758 to register for the program. The mental illness family support group meets beginning at 2 p.m. in the Cedar room. This group is open to anyone caring for a loved one with mental health issues. Walk-ins are welcome, no fee to attend.

Wednesday, Dec. 12 — Join us for lunch served by the Rotary Club of Lake Oswego. The menu includes tossed salad, tuna casserole, peas and carrots with wheat rolls and custard for dessert. Lunch is a suggested donation of $4 for those 60 and older; all others pay $5. The weekly supervised computer lab runs from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the Alder room. Everyone is welcome.

Experienced Pinochle players meet from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Willow room. Call in advance to let us know you are coming so that Pinochle group can coordinate play. American Mah Jongg meets and plays between 1 and 4 p.m. in the Birch room at no cost. This group is for experienced players.

Weekly Current Events with the Senior Studies Institute meets at the West End Building from 1 to 3 p.m. The cost is an annual membership to SSI for $30; you may attend two sessions before you must join.

Thursday, Dec. 13 — “Creative Hands” meets in the Dogwood room from 9:30 a.m. to noon to work on handicraft projects benefiting various charities in the community. New participants always welcome. Join us for a game of Scrabble from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Willow room. Games are led by Ruth Hamilton and drop-ins always welcome.

The Lake Oswego Respite Program begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Acorn room. The program costs $30 per participant each day, and is held both Tuesday and Thursday on an ongoing basis. Contact Human Services Supervisor Berta Derman at 503-635-3758 to register for the program.



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