Upcoming Special Events
The Senior Center hosts a number of events each month. Details on specific events are included below the calendar. Click here for more information on our trips.
Free Tax Prep
Mondays through April 15, 2019, and Saturday, March 9, 2019 - By Appointment Only
AARP tax advisors will be at the senior center to prepare tax returns. Call 815-622-9230 to schedule an appointment. You may also have an appointment at the YWCA in Sterling on Thursdays, February 7-April 11, 2019. Call 815-625-0333 to schedule an appointment at the YWCA.
In order to assist the volunteer in accurately and completely preparing your return, please be sure you have the following required documents with you: Social Security Cards for everyone on your return, some kind of photo identification, proof of health insurance, income-related documents, expense-related documents, a check with your name printed on it for direct deposit and a copy of your last year’s tax return.
Mardi Gras Celebration
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 11am
We will have a short quiz about Mardi Gras with a prize. Beads will be passed out, and the person who dresses up the most for Mardi Gras will get a prize. Come celebrate with us!
Wednesdays, March 6 and 13, 2019 from 8am-2pm
Foot care will be available for all senior citizens. Call Fancy Feet at (815) 213-0324 for appointments. They will soak your feet, trim your toenails and give you a fabulous foot massage. Cost is $25.
Rules of the Road
Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 9:30-11:30m
This class is to help you take your driver's license test. We will help you study and go over the important items. Come and listen. Call 815-622-9230 to register for this free class.
Sauk Computer User Group
Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 1pm
Join us for a question-and-answer time. There will be a short business meeting followed by a presentation by John Miller called "40 Tech Tips in 45 Minutes." Everyone with an interest in computers/technology is invited. Refreshments will be available.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 10am to noon
Connect Hearing will come and do onsite testing for hearing, and also check and clean your hearing aids. Also, will take any questions you may have. So come and get your hearing tested. Free.
Price Is Right
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:30am
Come play the Price Is Right game. Guess the price of an item and take that item home. Stay for lunch!
Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 12:30-2:30pm
Join us for an afternoon of music and dancing. Open to all. Listen to the music of the '50s and '60s, along with songs of gospel, country and Frank Sinatra. Music by Roger Weis. Come and have a good time!
Medicare Choices Class
Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 12:30pm
New to Medicare & confused? "Medicare Choices" is the class for you! Medicare can be a maze, but we’re here to help you!. We welcome those that are becoming new to Medicare and those who want to learn their options available with Medicare. Please call the ADRC Dept in advance to sign up if you are interested in attending. Our number is 888-622-9230, ext. 194.
Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 1pm
Sign in at 12:30pm. Cost is $5 per entry and 25 cents per set, with 100 percent payback. There will also be a 50/50 drawing.