July 4 activities will be held today on July 3. Today we are having our annual Fourth of July picnic party and water melon seed spit-in contest. The menu for the day will be hamburger on a bun, pasta salad, baked beans, water melon and ice cream cones. Several games will be played inside along with the chance to win an over-night trip to Meskwaki Casino in Tama. As always the site is closed for the Fourth of July. We hope that you and your family will have a nice three day weekend.
Tuesday, July 8 we will have our Wii bowling tournament. Make sure you sign up for the day. Heats start at 10 a.m. and will play at 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The final play-off will be immediately after the meal. The winner of the tournament wins five free noon meals.
Wednesday, July 9 Humana will offer a movie at 9:45 a.m. The title of this month’s movie is “Hitting the Cycle.” A door prize will be given to one of the seniors at the movie. In order to have your name in the drawing, you must be present at the movie by 10:15 a.m. Pop or juice and popcorn will be served during the movie. Appanoose County Public Health nurses will be in taking blood pressures from 10:45-11:30 a.m.
Saturday, July 12 from 11 a.m. — 1 p.m. Fareway will be providing a cook out to help raise funds for the local Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging meal-site which is housed in the 18-80 Club. The funds from this event will be used to purchase appliances and cooking supplies for the kitchen. The Fareway staff will be grilling pork loin. For $4 you will receive a sliced pork loin sandwich, chips and a drink. Show your support for this fine program. Currently on and average 120 meals a day are being served from the site.