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Senior briefs

Pier 55

Pier 55 is located at 240 Harrison St. All events listed are held at the Pier 55 unless noted. Phone number is 651-327-2255.

Active Older Adults is open

Get fit and stay healthy. Join Active Older Adults at 9 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. The class includes low-impact aerobics, strength training and stretching. Cost $30 for 20 sessions for non-YMCA members.

Room rental

Pier 55 has rooms available for a fee on a first-come, first-serve basis. Red Wing Area Seniors requires a written application including date, hours, guest number and payment information. Call to check availability.

Play games

Here's the schedule of games to be played: Duplicate Bridge – 11:15 p.m. Thursday May 1; Cribbage – 1 p.m. Tuesdays; Scrabble and Chess – 1 p.m. Wednesdays.

Support services offered

Several support groups and services are available.

•Free hearing screening tests will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday May 7. Free cleanings and tune-ups of all makes and models of hearing aids are also available.

•The Foot Care Clinic is offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday May 8. Appointments are required, call to sign up.

Jordan Towers

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.

Open house is May 7

Red Wing Housing and Redevelopment Authority will hold an open house 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday May 7. Staff will give tours of both towers. Enjoy a live radio broadcast from KCUE 1250 and a bake sale fundraiser from the Jordan Towers Resident Council.

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.

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.

Get blood pressure checked

Free blood pressure checks will be given at 11:45 a.m. Friday May 9 at the former Sawyer Inn, 207 Second St., Goodhue. The service is offered by St. Brigid’s Hi-Park volunteers.