Seniors Thriving on Minnesota’s Iron Range workshops -The Tourist Center Senior Citizens is committed to helping our community of seniors THRIVE! Beginning in October, Join us for a series of 7 informational workshops called, “Seniors Thriving on Minnesota’s Iron Range.” This unique series of workshops will take place the first Tuesday of each month beginning at noon Nov. 5. This special series for seniors is designed to address the greatest challenges facing our seniors today. All workshops are FREE and all are welcome to attend. For more information- contact the Tourist Center Senior Citizens at 218-262-4166 or email:

Consider yourself technologically challenged? We can help with your cell phone, I-pad or laptop computer.

Our next Technology Lab will be held November 12, 2019 from 12pm- 2pm at the Tourist Center Senior Citizens- 1202 E. Howard Street, Hibbing. Bring your cell phone, I-pad or any mobile device for assistance from our Tech Specialist- Juliana Erickson. Call ahead to reserve your 20 minute time block. 218-262-4166.

Get Healthy & have fun with our RSVP Bone Bone Builders class! Bone Builders is a group exercise training program that was created for adults that are interested in preventing and reducing osteoporosis. Classes are each Monday and Wednesday at 10AM at 1202 E Howard Street. Please call 218-262-4166 to inquire. Space is limited.

Join us for Old World Cooking & Baking- We make & sell pasties, sarmas and poticas. If you are interested in learning how to create any of these tasty, delightful treats- please call ahead to secure a spot to cook/bake with us!

This is a fun & social outing for anyone involved! Sign up at 218-262-4166.

Defensive Driving Classes- our center serves as the home for Retired Highway Patrolman Mike Flatley’s

defensive driving classes. We offer both the initial 8 hour course, as well as the 4 hour refresher courses. The next open refresher class will be held Tuesday, November 19- from 9a-1p. The next Initial 8 hour class is Tuesday and Defensive Driving Class through MHSRC- We also host Defensive Driving classes through the Minnesota Highway Safety & Research Center out of St. Cloud. The next scheduled class is an 8 hour initial class meeting Wednesday, November 6 and Thursday, November 7. Call to register- 1-888-234-1294.

Leaving a Legacy series- Have you ever wanted to organize your memories for future generations? Photos, keepsakes, memorabila, recipes, family tree? During this 4 session workshop, you will learn how to preserve those items in a creative way! Join us for our next sessions- Friday October 18th and Friday, October 25th beginning at noon. Call ahead to register at 218-262-4166. Cost is $5 per session.

Monday Bridge Club- Our new Bridge club meets every Monday from 12-3p. If you are looking for a new Bridge group, we have openings. Both new and experienced Bridge players are welcome! Call ahead to reserve your spot- 218-262-4166.

Get In Shape & LAUGH! - Twice a week, we offer the RSVP Bone Builders exercise class. This is a group exercise class that was created for adults that are interested in reducing or preventing osteoporosis. The group has coffee and conversation right after! A great way to start your Monday and Wednesday at 10am! Call ahead.

Space is limited.

Socialization through Games and more Games! Looking to get out and socialize? Our center offers all of the following games and activities for seniors: Bridge, Cribbage, Dime Bingo, and Mahjong- Both new players and seasoned players are always welcome! Stop by the center to pick up a schedule for details call 262-4166.

Support Us! Please be generous and support us by – becoming a member is NOW ONLY $5- for the rest of 2019!

We can also use volunteers in various areas! Please call 218-262-4166 for more info. Our events this week

Thursday, Oct. 17:

Dime bingo noon to 3 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 18:

Leaving a legacy workshop-Saving Momentos for Future Generations at noon

Monday, Oct. 21:

Bone Builders exercise class and coffee 10 a.m.

Monday Bridge Club noon to 3 p.m.

Cribbage 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 22:

Defensive Driving initial class 5 to 9 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 16:

Bone Builders exercise class and coffee 10 to 11 a.m.

Mahjong 1 to 3 p.m.

Defensive Driving initial class part 2 5 to 9 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 24:

Dime bingo noon to 3 p.m.


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