Upcoming Events

Memory Loss Support Group for Caregivers
July 11th 3pm-4pm
Keystone Senior Living
2nd floor Kinship Loft
100 Dublin Rd
Mankato, MN

Dr. Jeffrey Buchanan is a Professor of Psychology and Director of Clinical Training at Minnesota State University, Mankato. His expertise is the application of psychological interventions to the problems of aging, particularly Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. His current research is in the areas of managing challenging behaviors in persons with dementia, the analysis of verbal communication styles used by caregivers when interacting with persons with dementia, understanding how normal development in older adulthood may be pathologized by younger adults, and evaluating cognitive training interventions for individuals with dementia.

Hip, Hip, my Aching Hip!
Friday, July 15th 2:30pm-4pm
Lecture by Dr. Kyle Swanson from the OFC
Vine Adult Community Center
421 E Hickory Street
Mankato, MN
Cost is $5 for non-members

Having problems with your hip? From non-operative treatments like physical therapy to a total hip replacement, get your questions answered at this informative talk.

Senior Day at the Blue Earth County Fair
Thursday, July 28th 9am-2pm
340 Fairgrounds St
Garden City, MN

Watch the various performances and bands, see the 4-H animals, look for all the vendor booths helping seniors in all aspects of life, and enjoy a beautiful day on the fairgrounds!

Free lunch for everyone over 65 years or better!

Medicare and Insurance Counseling
Thursday, August 4th 2pm-4pm
Senior Center
600 South Fifth Street
St Peter, MN

One on one help with Medicare and Insurance, sponsored by River Area Agency on Aging.

Bud Berhow playing at the American Legion
Tuesday, August 9th 1pm-4pm
American Legion
229 W Nassau
St. Peter, MN
Music by American Legion is sponsored by St. Peter Senior Center
Cost is $5

Senior Buffet
Wednesday, August 10th 11am-12:30pm
Gustavus Adolphus College
800 W College Ave
St. Peter, MN

All you can eat for $6.75

Wild Edibles Lecture
Thursday, Aug 11th 2:30pm-4pm
Presented by Scott Kudelka, DNR Naturalist
Vine Adult Community Center
421 E Hickory Street
Mankato, MN
Cost is $5 for non-members

Learn about recognizable plants growing wild in Mankato, that can be used in salads or coffee drinks! Wild plants are an excellent source of vitamins and minerals, you just need to know what to look for.

Senior Day at Nicollet County Fair Grounds
Friday, August 12th 7:30am-7pm
Come enjoy the fair with music, games, 4-H animals, and the demolition derby!
Free parking for Seniors 55 and better!

The Bee’s Knees Lecture
Aug 19th 2:30p-4pm
Presented by Dr. Kyle Swanson from the OFC
Vine Adult Community Center
421 E Hickory Street
Mankato, MN
Cost is $5 for non-members

Join us for this talk about the ins and outs of your knees and discover the signs and symptoms of knee problems and the many levels of treatment available.

Drivers Safety Class
August 25th 1pm-5pm
St. Peter Community Center
600 S 5th street
St. Peter, MN

AARP Drivers Safety Classes for Seniors
Register by contacting Community Ed at 507-934-3048

Lunch and Learn: Minnesota Doctors for People
Aug 26th 11:30a-1pm
Vine Adult Community Center
421 E Hickory Street
Mankato, MN
Cost is $5 for non-members

Come learn about the villages and 10,000 patients served by the Doctors for People, who would otherwise have no access to health care. Volunteers provide medical care while experiencing other cultures for a short term mission trip.

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