Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Senior Life: Celebrating summer with international food, picnics
Although most scheduled activities and classes are on hold for the summer, the senior center still has the computer lab open each weekday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Chair yoga is on hold as well and will start up again in the fall. Our exercise leader, Katrina, will be having a baby shortly, so we will be ordering some new DVDs to use for that activity. Tai Chi is still being held each Wednesday at 9:30 a.m., as are...
Jul 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: Kodiak observes Older Americans Month
May is Older Americans Month each year, as designated by the Administration on Aging. This year’s theme is “Never Too Old to Play.” Kodiak Senior Center is celebrating this year’s theme with additional activities, as well as the usually scheduled ones. A fitness demonstration will take place Wednesday, May 16, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Bring a Friend to Lunch will happen Friday, May 25. The friend must meet the meal...
May 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: Spring has lots of zing for seniors
Spring has arrived at the Kodiak Senior Center, and we will be holding our annual spring luncheon at noon today. Come join us that day for a delicious ham dinner as well as a fun egg hunt and prizes. We will hold an international lunch day April 27. That day we will have Thai food. We plan on the last Friday of each month to have different foods from around the world, so look for those new and interesting menus in...
Apr 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senor Life: You don’t have to be Irish to join senior center board
St. Patrick’s Day Celebration It’s the wearing of the green and a time to eat corned beef and cabbage: Friday, March 16, is when the senior center will be celebrating the luck of the Irish, St. Patrick’s Day. We’ll have Irish music, folklore, food and tales to tell. Come join us for this special event. Lunch will be served at noon. Call KATS 486-8308 for a ride to the center. Other events The senior center board o...
Mar 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: Senior center offers exercise, high tea in January
Computer classes are ready to begin Jan. 9 with a new teacher — Bobby Ivanoff taking over from Kathy Wischer. Beginning classes are Tuesday and Thursday 10:45 a.m.-noon. Advanced classes are held Monday and Wednesday 10:45 a.m.-noon. It’s a first-come, first-serve signup. Call 486-6181. With the new month chair yoga begins Jan. 12 and tai chi is back on Wednesday mornings as well as regular exercise each Tuesday a...
Jan 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: Chief Petty Officers luncheon moved
One of the biggest holiday events for seniors is the annual Chief Petty Officers’ Luncheon at the Coast Guard base. Please note that in the December newsletter the event was originally scheduled for Dec. 9, but that date has been changed to Dec. 14 at noon at the Golden Anchor. Please let your friends know of this change. The Coast Guard will have a bus to take people to the luncheon and it will leave the senior c...
Dec 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life — Nov. 18
Seniors Serving Seniors will take place at noon today at the center. This special event, where Kodiak High School seniors serve the seniors at the center, has been going on for more than 30 years. The high school jazz band will entertain and a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings including dessert will be served. Come early to get a good seat, as the event is usually pretty full. Call KATS 486-8308 to ge...
Nov 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: Senior center hosts bazaar, jazz band
Computer classes continue through December at the senior center. Beginning and advanced classes are taught by Kathy Wischer. Call the center to find out more information about the popular classes. Exercise is every day but Friday at 9:30 a.m. On Wednesdays Tai Chi begin a half-hour earlier, at 9 a.m. Harmonica classes taught by Susan Brockman on Friday mornings are a draw and the group is rehearsing and preparing ...
Nov 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: Holiday bazaar coming in November
Senior Citizens of Kodiak Inc. will hold its annual holiday bazaar Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Booth spaces are now available for sale. Senior’s cost is $25 and non-seniors is $50 per table. Call the center to be sure you get a booth Computer classes are up and running with former Kodiak College teacher Kathy Wischer conducting beginner/intermediate and advanced classes at the senior center computer l...
Sep 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Life: New board officers begin their terms
Beginning July 1, the Senior Citizens of Kodiak Inc. board of directors elected new officers for this year: Susan Brockman, president; David Blacketer, vice president; and Mona Johnson, secretary/treasurer. Other board members include Laurence Anderson, Doris Bacus, Pat Heitman, Julie Knagin, Emil Norton and Gretchen Saupe. The board will meet in September to set strategic plan with goals and objectives for this y...
Sep 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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