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senior activities

Senior Activities

Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell, 487-2441.

   Celebrate Wellness at the free health fair with demonstrations, screening and guest speakers Apr. 26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
   Volunteers are needed to cook the Father's Day Brunch at the Senior Center. Call Monica Doods, 4887-2441.
   Learn about the risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment available for hypertension at a free presentation Apr. 30 from 12:45 to 2 p.m.
   Stroke survivors share experiences, information, and friendship Apr. 29 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
   Early Stage Memory Loss Group, first and third Tues., 8:30-10:30 a.m. Information and resources provided.
   Acrylic Painting, Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-12 noon. Attend an acrylic painting class and learn the principles of design and elements of art. Cost, $30 members/$35 nonmembers. Beginners welcome.
   Senior Checkup, Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Physical exam by a geriatric nurse-practitioner, including simple blood and stool tests, pap smear or prostate exams, followed with appropriate referrals. Call 486-4564 for appointment.

Also of interest to seniors:
   Buy from a large variety of perennials, annuals, and houseplants and benefit the Northshore Senior Center, May 3-4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Country Village.