Northwest NEWS

August 10, 1998


Northshore Senior Activities

   Northshore Senior Center
   10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell

   Enjoy a hearty breakfast of ham or sausage, eggs and pancakes on Aug. 15 from 8-11:30 a.m. Cost is $2.50/members, $3.50/nonmembers.
   Attend a free travelogue about the "Wild Man of Borneo," Aug. 13 from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
   Free presentation exploring the causes of periods of sadness many seniors experience and will present practical, effective ways of coping on Aug. 18 from 12:45-2 p.m.
   Learn the fun craft of rubber stamp art, with projects such as candles, wrapping paper, gift bag, or personal cards on Aug. 18 from 1-3 p.m. Cost is $5.
   Join an exciting new club and explore the development of our coinage system on Aug. 17 from 10-11:30 a.m.
   Announcing the first annual Northshore Senior Center Invitational Bocce Tournament on Aug. 15 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration forms for four-person teams or individuals can be picked up at the Senior Center. Cost is $8 per team or $2 per person.
   Volunteer computer instructors and assistants are needed at the Northshore Senior Center Computer Learning Centers. The two sites, Bothell & Mill Creek, offer classes in computer basics, work processing, spreadsheets, database, modems and more at a modest price. Classes are designed so that seniors may learn the basics of computers inexpensively and at their own pace. A minimum of one half-day per week is required. Call 425-488-2060.
   Volunteer receptionists and activity helpers are needed Mondays through Fridays at the Woodinville Adult Day Center. Call 425-788-5223.
   Join a club for amateur radio enthusiast on the first and third Fridays of each month from 7-8 p.m.
   Join an enthusiastic senior walking group meeting in the Mill Creek area on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Dress for the weather. Walk rain or shine!
   Openings are now available at Northshore Adult Day Center in Bothell. The center is a certified adult day health program which provides care for adults with cognitive and/or physical disabilities. The center provides a safe, well-supervised environment with variety of daily activities. Van service is available for those without transportation. Call 425-488-4821.
   Attend a support group offering an opportunity to confide in others, share feelings, and build social support on Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m.
   Alcoholics Anonymous, Wednesdays, 10-11:30 a.m. AA meeting for those who think they may have a problem with drinking.