Homer Alaska - Announcements

Story last updated at 6:09 PM on Wednesday, July 13, 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, turkey; Friday, tilapia Vera Cruz; Monday, fried chicken; Tuesday, beef burgundy; Wednesday, spaghetti with meat sauce.

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 Mary Jo at 235-2295 for more information.

HSC offers a road trip to Soldotna and Kenai Friday, departing Homer at 9 a.m. and returning 4-5 p.m. The service is for people over age 55 and a minimum of 6 people are needed to make the trip. Cost is $15. Call 235-7655 to reserve a space.

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.