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					                                                                                    MISSION STATEMENT
                                                                                       To provide nutritious meals,
                                                                                    socialization, health screening, and
                                                                                    education. We act as a catalyst for
                                                                                      access, opportunity, health and
FOR THE BEST                                                                             independence for persons
  LUNCH IN                                                                                  60 years and older.
   TOWN!
Seniors 60 and Over            Director Sylvia Elexpuru ~ 1795 Ruby View Drive, Elko, NV. 89801
suggested minimum               Phone 775.738.3030 ~ Email esap1@frontiernet.net ~ Website www.elkoseniors.org
    donation of
                            Hello Friends,
       $3.00
 Guests Under 60            April is a funny month… we never know when it will be as warm as springtime or snowing,
       $6.00                do we? Well, we can’t change the weather only enjoy and be prepared for it.

March Events                And speaking of preparing… we’re planning quite a few things here at the Center. For
 Not To Be                  instance, next month we’ll be sending our newsletter out to all of our registered members in
                            the hope of getting some of our absent members to start back with us for lunch. The menu
  Missed!                   will be in there, too. Of course, if you need more than one menu we’ll have some on hand at
                            the Center.
      April 1st
     April Fools            Our Volunteer Appreciation Dinner is on April 16th. We’re taking this opportunity to say
    11:30 a.m.              Thank You to all of you who help run this Center everyday.
     April 11th             We’re also planning a couple of fundraising events for this spring and summer – our Senior
ESAP Board Meeting          Ball in August and a Golf Ball Drop (date to be determined). If you’re interested in helping
     2:00 p.m.              plan and work the events just let us know.
     April 14th             Speaking of fundraising, we’ll be working on our grant requests from the Aging and
Birthday Celebration        Disabilities Services Division for our nutrition programs (Congregate and Home-delivered
    11:30 a.m.              meals). So, if you don’t see me as much I’ll be in my office working on grants and budget
                            over the next few weeks.
     April 18th
 SCE Honor Choir            Our events this month revolve around Easter and Birthday celebrations. We’ve planned a very
    11:30 a.m.              special Easter lunch for you with Baked Salmon and/or Baked Ham. Of course there will be
                            Easter eggs and prizes, too! So…. make sure you come and bring family and friends.
     April 21st
   Podiatry Clinic
                            Next month watch for special event lunches like May Day, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day and
By Appointment Only
                            Memorial Day.
     April 22nd
   Easter Dinner            Each and every one of you are appreciated and loved every day for everything you do and for
    11:30 a.m.              who you are – our friends.

    Look inside our         Warmly,
 newsletter to find out
more about upcoming
activities, clubs, health
    screenings and
      daily menu.           Sylvia
 Club Gatherings                                              Up Coming Events
  Discover the benefits of joining a                         Clean Up Green Up Day
club and be a part of the laughter and
   support. For more information                             Saturday, April 30, 2011.
   contact the Club Representative           Recycling, Tree Planting, Prescription Drug Roundup, etc.
             listed below.                  Teams can pre-register by calling the American Red Cross at
                                                        753-9600 or P.A.C.E. at 777-3451.
          Travel Club
We take all sorts of fun and exciting
 trips, in a variety of price ranges.                  The Terrace Yard Sale Fundraiser
          Group Meeting on                                    Saturday, July 16
    April 6th , 11:00-12:00 p.m.
      Gwen Thacker 753-3605
                                                  Donations will be accepted July 5th through July 12th
                                                         No shoes, clothing, or books, sorry.
   Bereavement Support
                                                                   Shopping Healthy
          Group
        Come join us and find            Good nutrition starts with smart choices in the grocery store.
   friendship, understanding, and        Listed below are simple guidelines to help you choose healthier
    hope to help you through the         foods when you are shopping.
      natural grieving process.
         Group Meeting on
    April 13th, 10:00-11:30 a.m.         Grains
   Charnice Gustafson 738-3030           Most people need to eat more whole-grain foods. Breakfast cereals are an
                                         easy way to add whole grains to your diet. Look for some cereals that have
                                         one of these words as the first ingredient: oatmeal, whole-grain corn, whole
        Crafters Club                    oats, whole wheat.
   Bring your current craft project
   (knitting, crocheting, quilting,
                                         The color of the bread does not mean it is whole-grain. Bread can be brown
 beading, embroidery, ect.) or any
                                         because of molasses or other added ingredients. Read the label to see if it’s
 craft type problem you need help
                                         made with a whole grain. Foods labeled with the words “multi-grain,”
with and join us for an enjoyable and
                                         “stone-ground,” “100% wheat,” “cracked wheat,” “seven-grain,” or “bran”
         creative afternoon.
                                         are usually not whole-grain products.
  Every Wednesday, 12:30 p.m.
      Sharon Pierce 738-3030
                                         Vegetables
                                         Look for come dark green or orange vegetables such as broccoli, spinach,
      Anchors Aweigh                     romaine lettuce, carrots, sweet potatoes, and pumpkin. Most adults don’t get
A weight management support group        enough of these.
 that encourages a healthy lifestyle.
  Every Friday, 10:30-11:00 a.m.         Fruits
   Charnice Gustafson 738-3030
                                         Choose one fruit you’ve never tried but would like to try. When buying fruit
                                         drinks, find one that is 100% fruit juice. It’s a good idea to eat whole fruits
   Kitchen Klatter Band                  more often than 100% fruit juice.
     Known as the “Good Will
Ambassadors” for the Terrace Senior      Milk
Center, the Kitchen Klatter band is a    Choose a calcium-rich food to eat for a snack such as fat-free yogurt, lowfat
 group of senior music lovers who        cheese and cottage cheese, or 1% or fat-free milk.
have also acquired the ability to play
          kitchen utensils.
                                         Meat and Beans
      Tuesdays & Thursdays               Look at all the kinds of food in the meat and beans group. Then find some
             10:00 a.m.                  different types of dry beans. These are good sources of protein.

                                            To learn more about eating healthy, please visit www.MyPyramid.gov.
                     Showing in April                                      Health Services
Silverado – April 6th                                                             Podiatry Clinic
Running Time: 2:20 Genre: Western Action         Rated: PG13                A Podiatry Clinic will be offered on
                                                                           Thursday, April 21st , for those age 60
Two brothers, ex-prisoner Emmett (Scott Glenn) and current prisoner           or over. The minimum suggested
Jake (Kevin Costner), team up with a butcher named Mal (Danny                   donation is $10.00, however,
Glover) and Paden (Kevin Kline), a man left to die in the desert by                 no one will be turned
outlaws, to take on the crooked sheriff (Brian Dennehy) of Silverado.             away for inability to pay.
                                                                            To schedule an appointment call The
Their families, who all live in the New Mexico town, depend on their
                                                                             Terrace Senior Center at 738-3030
heroics.
                                                                             Blood Pressure Clinic
                                                                           Bi-Weekly free blood pressure checks
The Tourist – April 13th                                                   are provided by Nevada Home Health.
Running Time: 1:43 Genre: Drama, Suspense        Rating: PG13
                                                                           Thursday, April 7th at 11:30 (NVHH)
Frank (Johnny Depp), a mild-mannered American on vacation in
Venice, Italy, is befriended by Elise (Angelina Jolie), a breathtakingly   Thursday, April 21st at 11:30 (NVHH)
beautiful woman with a mysterious secret. Soon, their playful
romantic dalliance turns into a complicated web of dangerous deceit
as they are chased by Interpol, the Italian police, and Russian hit men
in this suspense-filled, international action thriller.
                                                                            Driver Refresher Class
Burlesque – April 20th
Running Time: 1:59 Genre: Drama, Musical         Rating: PG13                Monday May 2, 2011
                                                                             9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
A small town singer, Ali (Christina Aguilera), moves to the big city
for her chance at stardom where she is enchanted by Burlesque, a
                                                                               This class is for drivers 50
glamorous nightclub packed with dancers, sizzling music, and an
owner (Cher) in need of a star. Jam-packed with visually stunning
                                                                            years old and older who have
musical numbers and an all-star cast featuring Eric Dane, Kristen Bell       previously completed a state
and Stanley Tucci.                                                          approved 8 hour class. Class
                                                                                 will provide up-to-date
                                                                              information on a variety of
The Switch – April 27th                                                       topics that are pertinent to
Running Time: 1:41 Genre: Comedy, Romance        Rating: PG13               keeping senior drivers safe on
                                                                                      our roadways.
Jennifer Aniston stars alongside Jason Bateman in this offbeat                            Cost:
comedy as Kassie, a smart, fun-loving single woman who, despite her             $12 for AARP Members
neurotic best friend Wally’s (Bateman) objections, decides it’s time to       w/Membership Card (You
have a baby – even if it means doing it herself…with a little help from       must present proof of your
a charming sperm donor (Patrick Wilson). But, unbeknownst to her,             AARP membership on the
Kassie’s plans go awry because of a last-minute switch that isn’t
                                                                                     day of the class)
discovered until seven years later…when Wally gets acquainted with
Kassie’s cute – though slightly neurotic – son. From the people
behind LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE and JUNO comes THE SWITCH.                           $14 for Non Member

                                                                            Payment due on day of class.
Financial/Legal Services Making wishes for the kind of day that brings the
    Nevada Legal Services                           best of times and all your favorite things.
  The Terrace, Elko Senior Activities
  Program and Nevada Legal Services                           Happy Birthday!
 have partnered in providing free civil
legal services to Elko County seniors in
          certain areas of law.
  If you request a consultation with an    Jerry Campbell          1   Demar Robison             7    Lillian Coca                18
 attorney, an appointment will be made     Antonio Boluna          2   William Halls             9    Arnol Petersen              19
for you by the The Terrace’s staff. You    Marjorie Hannah         2   Connie Sandman            10   Alice McNeill               20
    can stop by the front office or call   Beverly Nance           2   Howard Hoffman            11   George Malkmus              21
   738-3030 to set up an appointment.      Faun Madsen             2   Stanley Zunino            11   Curtis Perkins              21
                                           Roy Burns Sr.           3   Cedric Shaw               12   David Starbuck              22
    Access to Health Care                  Gordon Jones            3   Doris Toothman            13   Chester Denton              23
   Londa Manteufel & Ivan Espinoza         Don Taufer              4   Tenne Bagby               14   Jo Leyva                    23
    works for Access to Health Care        Jim Hughes              5   Hope Velasquez            14   Nada Kukurin                23
 Network. Their job is to help seniors     Jim Lansford            6   Tome Clemens              14   Lolly Blaylock              26
         and disabled people with          Julie Wilson            7   Larry Plumb               17   Jerry Wagner                27
  Medicare/Medicaid benefits. Their        Romona Stevens          7   Joyce Mauldin             17   Karen Cortez                28
 office is located in The Terrace Senior                               Brema Skinner             18   Donna Shelley               30
  Center. For more information or to
      make an appointment please
           call at 775-753-4085.              If your birthday doesn’t appear here, please let us know so we can all celebrate!




1795 Ruby View Dr.
  Elko, NV 89801

				
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