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 Crochet and Knitting Classes

Every Monday in August – 12:30 p.m.

Must bring 4-ply yarn for either class. For knitting – bring a #9 needle, and for crochet – bring a G hook.


Every Thursday in August – 9-10 a.m.

All levels welcome! Bring your own mat. Membership required.

Euchre Tournament at WCSC

Sunday July 28, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

Sign-in is 12:30 p.m. Cost is $5 per entry and 25 cents a set, with a 100 percent payback. There will also be a 50/50 drawing.

Flower Presentation by Master Gardener

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Butterflies are unfettered flowers and flowers are fettered butterflies. What is their interaction like? Join Whiteside County Master Gardener Cheryl Christianson as she presents a program on flower.

Foot Clinic at Whiteside County Senior Center

Wednesday August 7, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Foot care will be available for all senior citizens. For appointments call Fancy Feet at 815-213-0324 Cost $25. They will soak your feet, trim your toenails, and give you a fabulous foot massage.

Sauk Computer User Group

Saturday August 10, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

Sauk Computer User Group will meet with a question and answer time. There will be a short business meeting followed with a presentation by Neal Shipley on Android phones and USB chargers. Everyone with an interest in computers/technology are invited, refreshments will be available.

Veterans Coffee

2nd Thursday of every month (August 15 – 10:30 a.m.)

Open to all veterans – free coffee and conversation.

Price Is Right at WCSC

Wednesday August 21, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Come play Price is Right game and guess the price of an item and take that item home. Stay for lunch which will be meatloaf, potato, vegetable, salad and dessert. This is sponsored by Deb Janssen of Heritage Woods.

Health Department Presentation

Wednesday, August 21,2019 at 11:00 a.m.

Kelly from the Health Dept. will be telling us everything they do at the health department. They do a lot of items, and she will take questions too. Come and listen.

Euchre Tournament at WCSC

Sunday August 25, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

Sign-in is 12:30 p.m. Cost is $5 per entry and 25 cents a set, with a 100 percent payback. There will also be a 50/50 drawing.

Brain Health Class

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 12:30 p.m.

Karla of the University of Illinois will help us better understand our brain. She will go over information related to brain health research, as well as fun and interesting strategies and exercises to challenge ourselves.

Fancy Feet Presentation

Wednesday August 28 at 10:30 a.m.

They will tell you the importance of having your toenails trimmed. They do accept diabetics. You do not need a doctors order to have them done. They soak your feet, do a basic toenail trim, use a cuticle stick, and can do a basic ingrown hair. Then they massage your feet with lotion. Ladies can bring polish, and then they will paint your toenails. Bring 2 towels and basin for water. Cost $25. Cookies and drink will be provided. There will be a drawing for one free appointment.

Medicare Choices Class

Thursday August 29, 2019 at 12:30 p.m.

Are you new to Medicare and need help navigating your choices? The WCSC Outreach Department will be hosting their “Medicare Choices” class. There is no charge to attend. Please call in advance to get signed up at 815-622-9230 ext.194.

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