Homer Alaska - Announcements

Story last updated at 9:26 PM on Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Homer Senior Citizens

Homer Senior Citizens lunch is open to seniors and their guests and is served 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The lunch menu for this week is: today, ham; Friday, tilapia Vera Cruz; Monday, kielbasa; Tuesday, chicken cacciatore; Wednesday, beef stroganoff.

Homer Senior Citizens Inc. offers a road trip to Soldotna and Kenai tomorrow, departing Homer at 9 a.m. and returning 4-5 p.m. The service is for people 55 years and older and the cost is $15 per person. A minimum of 6 people are needed to make the trip. Call 235-7655.

A Caregiver's Support Group is held at the HSC recreation room twice per month. Local resources for caregivers and answers about health care programs and insurance will be discussed with guest speakers, discussion groups and handouts. Meetings are the first Friday of each month at 9 a.m. and the third Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Contact Kathi Drew at 235-7655, ext. 42 or Mary Jo Gates at 235-2295 for more information.

The Senior Nutrition Program offers Farmers Market coupons for Alaska residents 60 years and older who meet income guidelines. Applications and coupons are available at the Homer Senior Center business office.

The monthly meeting of Homer Senior Citizens board will be held at 10 a.m. June 21 in the conference room. It is open to members and the public.