Northwest NEWS

February 8, 1999


Northshore Senior Activities

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

   Write a novel and explore characters, emotions and story line, through March 11, 1-3:30p.m., $10/members, $15/nonmembers.

   Openings are available at Woodinville Adult Day Care, certified adult day health program which provides care for adults with disabilities and diseases. Call 788-5223.

   Learn how to effectively recognize the signs and symptoms of asthma. Call for free appointment.

   See the Canadian Rockies without making travel plans, Feb. 11, 10:30-11:30a.m.

   Join an exercise program that works on balance, flexibility, strength, and aerobic training, Mon., Wed., and Fri., 11:30-12:20 at Gold's Gym, $25/members, $30/non-members, begins Feb. 17.

   Learn how to recognize and handle emergency situations, Feb. 16, 10a.m.-noon, at Sammamish Valley Grange.

   Learn how to make the most of your travel dollars, Feb. 10, 1-3p.m., at McCollum Park, 357-6002.

   Enjoy ballroom dancing, Wednesdays, 1-3p.m., $2/members, $3/non-members.

   Theatre and Me, an Acting Class, 2:30-5:30p.m., Mondays, $10/member, $15/non-member.

   Mah Jongg, enjoy playing, 1-3p.m., on Wednesdays at Senior Center, and Thursdays 1-3p.m., at Merrill Gardens Retirement Community.

   Amateur Radio Club, meets first and third Fridays of each month from 7-8p.m. at Grace Baptist Church.

   Join Woodinville Adult Day Center, safe environment with a variety of daily activities including music, swim therapy, crafts, and exercise.

   Volunteer computer instructors and assistants are needed at the Northshore Senior Center Computer Learning Centers. The two sites, Bothell and Mill Creek, offer classes in computer basics, work processing, spreadsheets, database, modems, and more. 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.

   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.