Minnesota State Fair
Join in for the annual outing to the Minnesota State Fair. Two daylong trips are available: Monday Aug. 25 and Thursday Aug. 28. Cost is $28 for members, $33 for nonmembers.
Open computer lab
Computers are available for use from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday Aug. 25. Tom and Judy Walsh will be available to answer questions about your personal laptop, iPad or iPhone.
Take a walk
Anyone interested in taking a group trail walk can meet at Pier 55 at 9 a.m. Monday Aug. 25.
Spanish Conversation group
Interested in brushing up or improving your Spanish speaking skills? LaVoie House leads the group at 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Fridays. Join in anytime.
Get your game face on
Here's the schedule of games to be played: 500 — 12:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 25; Mahjong — 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays; Cribbage — 1 p.m. Tuesdays; Fun Bridge — 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays; Scrabble and Chess — 1 p.m. Wednesdays.
Support services offered
Several support groups and services are available.
•Family Caregiver support group meets at 1:30 p.m. Thursday Aug. 28. The group offers support and resources to those who provide personal care for a loved one.
•Parkinson’s support group meets at 2 p.m. Thursday Aug. 28. The group welcomes family, caregivers or anyone who has Parkinson’s.
Medical equipment available
Gently used medical equipment is available at the Senior Center to use for up to three months during a period of medical convalescence or short-term disability.
Items include wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, shower chairs, commodes and more. If you need something, visit or call the center. A $20 donation is requested to help with the ongoing program costs.
Jordan Towers are located in the 400 block of West Fifth Street in downtown Red Wing. All events listed are held at Jordan Tower I or II unless otherwise noted.
Help out making cards
The craft group meets at 1 p.m. Wednesdays to make recycled greeting cards. Donations of old greeting cards and volunteers to assemble them are welcomed. Recycled cards are for sale from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every day at the Jordan Tower II Sailstad Room.
Work your body
Bone Builders meets at 9 a.m. Mondays and Wednesday in the Jordan I café. This is a free volunteer-led weight based class meant to reverse the effect of osteoporosis.
St. Brigid's at Hi-Park
St. Brigid's at Hi-Park is located at 135 Pioneer Road. Call 651-388-1234 for more information about events.
Diabetes group meets
Diabetes support group will meet 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26 in the private dining room.