HIBBING — The Hibbing Tourist Center Senior Citizens, 1202 E. Howard St. (across from the courthouse), announce activities for the April 21-28.
Friday: 1 to 4 p.m. Cards.
Monday: Noon lunch menu: oven baked chicken, Parisienne rice, veggies, bread, salad and dessert. Open to the public. Cost is $6 members; $7 nonmembers. Takeouts available. Call by the Friday before so enough will be prepared, 218-262-4166.
6:30 p.m. Cribbage. Cost is $3 for the evening.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. A Defensive Driving Refresher class for those who have previously taken the initial 8-hour course, will be presented by retired Highway Patrol Officer Mike Flatley. Cost of the class is $13. The center is located at 1202 E. Howard St. Call 218-262-4166 to register.
Wednesday: 1:30 p.m. Annual mine update for Hull Rust Mine View volunteers. Anyone interested in volunteering at the Hull Rust Mine View is asked to attend. Dessert and coffee will be available.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. See us at the Volunteer Fair at the Mesabi Mall. Look for the Tourist Center Senior Citizens table and receive a goodie and a free gift.
1 to 4 p.m. Dime Bingo. Light lunch served around 2:30 p.m. during the break for $1.50.
Friday: 1 to 4 p.m. Cards.
1 p.m. Board meeting. All board members required to attend.
Happy National Volunteer Week. All volunteers wearing their purple ribbon will receive 10 percent off the sale of any one regular priced item in the Tourist Center Gift Shop from April 23-29. Limited to one item per day, per person, not to be combined with any other discounts. Excludes craft items.
Finnish Americans and Friends meeting at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, at the center. Handicap accessible and plenty of parking. Author Patricia Eiola will speak on the history of Finland, describing how centuries of rule by Sweden and Russia were overcome. Coffee and snacks provided. Everyone welcome. Save the date: The Finn Hall Band will have a concert/dance at Kaleva Hall in Virginia on June 24.
General membership meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 3. All members encouraged to attend. Dessert and coffee available after the meeting for $1.50.
Check out our table of goodies at the Elks “Stop, Shop and Splurge” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6. We’ll have sarmas, pasties, soups, antipasto and more.
Retire Wisely educational workshop. Will you have enough to retire? Will your retirement income last? Learn how to manage six risks all retirees face: outliving income, inflation, unpredictable events, market volatility, income taxes and rising health care costs. Join us at the center for a discussion beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, No products will be sold at this event. Contact James Bayliss at 218-366-9405 or firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
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