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Red Wing Area Seniors briefs

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Red Wing, 55066
Republican Eagle
651-388-3404 customer support
Red Wing Minnesota 2760 North Service Drive / P.O. Box 15 55066

The Red Wing Senior Center is located in the Professional Building and Community Center, 1407 W. Fourth St. All events listed are held at the Senior Center unless otherwise noted. Phone number is 651-267-3599.

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Hiawatha Transit

Jennifer Nelson will speak at 10 a.m. Tuesday April 9 about the Hiawatha Transit program, including the route buses available, the Dial-A-Ride bus available Saturdays and the Hiawathaland Auxiliary Regional Transit, which provides rides out of town.

Computer Class - iPad

Did you recently purchase an iPad, but still have no idea how to use it? Or you only use your iPad for a few applications and know that it could so much more helpful if you only knew how? Bring your questions and your iPad to this class at 1 p.m. Tuesday April 9. Cost is $10 for members, $12 for nonmembers. Class is taught by Tom and Judy Walsh.

Senior dance is April 14

Bring a friend and dance to the music of the Key Notes at 6 p.m. Sunday April 14 at the Red Wing Elks Club. Cost is $7. All ages are welcome at this monthly event.

Gentle Yoga for Seniors

Learn gentle yoga positions, start anytime, with certified yoga instructor Michelle Hoffman, 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays. Cost for 6 sessions $45 individuals, $80 couples. Yoga can reduce chronic health conditions, improve sleep, increase energy, restore balance, improve attitude and overall quality of life. Start anytime.

Play games with others

The following games will be played: Duplicate Bridge - 12:15 p.m. Thursday April 4; 500 - 1 p.m. Monday April 8; Euchre - 1 p.m. Monday April 15; Scrabble - 1 p.m. Wednesdays; Fun Bridge - 10 a.m. Wednesdays; Chess - 1 p.m. Thursdays

Support services offered

Several support groups and services are available.

• Hearing screenings will be given from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday April 10. The service is provided by Better Hearing Aid Centers.

• The Men Only Group will meet 9 a.m. Thursday April 11.

• Foot care clinic will be available Thursdays from 1 to 3:30 p.m. with a home health nurse. To schedule an appointment, call Fairview Red Wing Homecare and Hospice at 651-385-3410. The cost is $34.

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