Medicare counseling will return to the center

By Cheryl Wilkinson

PREVIEW Columnist

SHIP (Medicare counseling) will be moving back to the Senior Center on April 1. Please call 264-0502 to make your appointment to meet with one of our talented and experienced SHIP Medicare counselors.

55 ALIVE with AARP

Sponsored driver training for seniors will be held Thursday, March 13, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Senior Center. Cost for AARP members will be $15, non-members $20. Call 264-2167 to sign up.

Tax assistance

IRS-certified volunteers will be providing free tax preparation Saturday, March 15, at the Senior Center by appointment only. Call 264-2167 to schedule.

Membership sales

We are now offering membership sales Monday through Friday.


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Tuesday, March 4, we had a jazz and rhythm and blues guitar concert performed by Joe Gibson. Thanks, Joe, for the surprise.


All meals include our fabulous salad bar. Lunch is served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Friday, March 14 — Shrimp scampi with rice, steamed broccoli, cauliflower and carrots, whole wheat role, parfait.

Monday, March 17 — St. Patrick’s Day, corned beef and cabbage with carrots, parsley potatoes, cranberry/apple salad and rye bread.

Tuesday, March 18 — Grilled chicken with fruit berry sauce, broccoli, baked potato, whole wheat roll and fruit salad.

Wednesday, March 19 — Texas chili and cornbread, Mexican corn and mixed melon salad.

Reservations and cancellations are required. You can make a reservation at 264-2167 by 9 a.m. the morning of the day you would like to dine at the Senior Center. For your convenience, you can make your reservations in advance or have a standing reservation on days you know will always attend. Please cancel if you cannot attend on your standing reservation days.

Thank you

A special thank you to Archuleta County, the San Juan Basin Agency on Aging, the Town of Pagosa Springs, our clients and private donors for their continued support of the Pagosa Springs Senior Center.