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LIFEWAVES: Senior calendar

Enumclaw Senior Center

Holiday Breakfast

9 a.m. – Friday

It’s sure to be cold outside this time of the year and we’re serving up a delicious bowl of homemade Oatmeal with toppings of brown sugar, nuts, raisins and cream. Then make a stop at the bread station and toast your own bread and spread on some butter, jam or cinnamon-sugar to go along with your breakfast. No fee for Holiday Breakfast. Sign up at front desk.

New Year’s Eve Celebration

11 a.m. – Dec. 29

This is a time to dress up in sparkly holiday attire and join in the New Year celebration. Lively music by Mark Stern and a count-down will bring in the New Year at noon during lunch. Party hats, noise makers and sparkling cider complete the festivities. Lunch reservations made at front desk. Suggested $3 donation accepted at front desk day of celebration.

Note: The Enumclaw senior center will be closed for Christmas Monday and New Year’s Day Jan. 2.

Intermediate Tap Dance Classes

3 to 3:50 p.m. – Jan. 4, Jan. 11, Jan. 18 and Jan. 25

Tap dance is a form of dance characterized by using the sound of one’s tap shoes hitting the floor as a percussive instrument. Susan will instruct those who have had previous tap experience. There is no fee for this class

Fruitcake Toss Day

11:30 a.m. – Jan. 3

Fruitcake Toss Day is your opportunity to join us and see who can toss an old fruitcake the farthest. After the holidays are over, it’s time to bring in the new, and toss out the old. Today is the day that the fruitcake goes....hooray!

 

Black Diamond Senior Center

Senior Christmas Party

10 a.m. – Thursday

Merry Christmas to all senior citizens in the greater Black Diamond area!  Seniors may bring a gift for the gift exchange, no more than a $10 value, and marked “male” or “female.”  Please sign up in advance by calling 360-886-1011 or stopping by the center 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at 31605 Third Ave. (state Route 169).

 

Helping Hand

Expressions and Living Court are offering caregivers the gift of time this holiday season.

Continuing through Dec. 24 between 1 and 4 p.m., the two Enumclaw facilities will offer free activities for adult family members 65 years old or older caregivers would prefer not to leave at home alone.

Reservations are required 24 hours in advance. For information, call Living Court at 360-825-0280 or Expressions at Enumclaw, 360-825-4565.

 

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