JANUARY 6, 1997

 The Edwards Agency


senior activities

Senior Activities

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

   Meet with other grandparents responsible for raising a grandchild Jan. 8, 10 a.m.-noon.

   See Colorado without big traveling plans Jan. 9, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

   Join a new quilting class learning basic piecing techniques, embroidery stitches, and other ideas, Jan. 9-Feb. 27, 1:30- 4:30 p.m. Cost, $60/$70.

   Join an informal club learning and sharing information about birds in our area, Jan. 10, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

   Videos recounting battles that American forces have fought in, followed by discussion and reminiscing will be held Jan. 10, 1:30 to 4 p.m.

   Learn about diabetes and proper diet Jan. 14, 1:30-3 p.m.

   Learn about stamps Jan. 13, 12:30 to 2 p.m.

   Caregivers and individuals with Parkinson's disease invited for discussions and speakers, Jan. 14, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

   Join a social gathering to practice language skills and social customs from other countries Jan. 19, 1:30-3 p.m.

   A weekly friendly and fun drama workshop for beginners will be held Tuesdays from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Cost is $7/$12 per week.

   Seniors needing help with substance abuse are the focus of a program named Senior Alcohol assistance Services. Call Barbara Berry, 487-2441, or Shari Hightower, 258-2662.

   Cross country skiing trips including transportation, trail pass, and guides are planned for Thursdays in Jan. and Feb. Cost per trip: $30 members/$32 non-members.

   Learn the skills and techniques of acting on stage in classes on Mondays from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $15 for members, $20 non-members.

   Enjoy an afternoon of ballroom dancing to live music Wednesdays, 1-3 p.m. $2.