Bend Senior Center Events
There are always great things happening at the Bend Senior Center. Here are some of the upcoming special events:
St. Patrick's Day Dinner Dance
Friday, March 14
6:00 - 7:00 pm - Dinner
7:00 - 9:00 pm - Dancing to the Notables
$12 per person (advance sales only)
Join us for a spring celebration with a dance to live music and an elegant buffet dinner prepared by Chef Mary from Whispering Winds Retirement and the Bend High School Culinary Program.
"Comedy Improv Night with Triage"
Friday, April 4
6:00 pm Dinner for Sale by Strictly Organic Coffee
6:00 - 9:00 pm Show
$8/person pre-sale, $12 at the door
Triage is a theatrical group specializing in the art of improvisation and beyond. Embellishing many games and formats popularized on the television show, Whose Line Is It Anyway, Triage seeks to create audience-engaging slices of life, recognizable relationships, and a memorable, humorous experience for all. Tickets available at BSC or online (program# 302051).
Collette Tours Armchair Travel Informational Meeting
Tuesday, April 29
11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Join us to find out about the great travel options through Collette Tours for 2014-15. A representative will discuss the program particulars and answer your questions.
Stroke Awareness and Osteoporosis Education Day
Tuesday, May 6th
Lunch: 11:45 am
Speaker: 12:00 pm
Resource Fair: 12:45 - 2:00 pm
Local caregivers, organizations and businesses will provide resources to those at risk and their families. Stroke coordinators and a physician from St. Charles Medical Center Bend will be providing education, blood pressure screening, blood sugar checks and stroke risk assessment.
Wednesday, May 7
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bring your documents for safe, secure shredding. Courtesy of Secure shred - a division of Bend Garbage & Recycling.
Senior Center Garden: Kick off Party
Thursday, May 8
Can you dig it? Bring your green thumb and volunteer in the Bend Senior Center garden on Thursday mornings, June 6 through August 29. Clean up the garden beds, plant and meet new friends who like to garden , too!
Mobile Health Screening
Thursday, May 22
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Oregon Lions Foundation will be at the Bend Senior Center offering free health screenings for diabetes, blood pressure, hearing, vision and glaucoma.
"For the Health of It" Health & Wellness Fair
Tuesday, September 16
Join senior service providers, health and wellness practioneers, fitness experts, nutritional counselors, and medical professionals at our outdoor “For the Health of It" Fair. Vendor appliclations available in June 2014.
Highlights of past events:
- Educational Presentations
- Oregon Lion's Club Mobile Screening Unit
- The Strollin' Colon Interactive Display
- Diabetes Testing
- Glaucoma & Visual Acuity Testing
- Community Barbecue
- Flu vaccinations and much more
Annual Holiday Craft & Gift Bazaar
Saturday, November 15,
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Vendor information and applications available in July 2014.