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Placitas Community Center Events Calendar

For further information, contact the Center at 867-1396.

Weekly programs:

  • Monday: Yoga 9:30 a.m., Duplicate Bridge 1-4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday: Painting class 9:30-11:30 a.m., Enhanced Fitness 1-2 p.m., Fused glass open studio every second and fourth Tuesday from 2:30-4 p.m.
  • Wednesday: Project Linus blanket-making 9:30 a.m., Cards 1 p.m., Tai Chi 3:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: Yoga 9:30-11 a.m., Beading Class 1-4:30 p.m., Enhanced Fitness 1-2 p.m.
  • Friday: Having fun with clay 9:30 a.m., Enhanced Fitness 1-2 p.m.

Special classes/events:

August 4: Hair Cuts 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (by appointment only), Bingo 1 p.m., Yoga 5:30 p.m.

August 5: Food pantry for seniors, depart Placitas 8:15 a.m.

August 7: Chinese Herbalist mini treatments—walk in’s welcome 10-noon, Sandoval County Health Fair 10 a.m.-3 p.m., depart Placitas at 9 a.m. and return at 12:15 p.m. for lunch.

August 11: Yoga 5:30 p.m.

August 13: Greeting cards 1 p.m.

August 14: Trip to Harvey House Museum and lunch in Belen, Ride the Rail Runner back form Belen to Bernalillo

August: 18: Hair cuts 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (by appointment only), NM Conference on Aging at Isleta Casino, Yoga 5:30 p.m.

August 20: Free Health Checks by the Placitas Fire Department 11-11:30 a.m.

August 24: Trip to Fenton Lake 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

August 25: Rummage sale 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Bingo 1 p.m., Yoga 5:30 p.m.

August 27: Birthday Social 11:30 a.m.

August 28: Cooking Class 1:30 p.m.

New classes:

  • Yoga with Susan Kramer—a three-month session, every Tuesday evening from 5:30-6:30 p.m, to start August 4 and run until October 27. Must be registered before starting class by calling 867-1396 or visiting the senior center at 41 Camino de las Huertas. Speak with Janice Mortensen or Marylou Arriola to register. Donations for the instructor are welcomed.
  • Collage like Picasso—learning studio with Liz Bogard.
  • Learn: Japanese Washi papers. Classes resume September 4. For more information or to sign up, call Liz Bogard 214-542-2192, or email to ebogardart@gmail.com. There is a suggested one-time contribution of twenty dollars for instruction materials.

For further information, contact the Placitas Community Center at 867-1396. Pick up the complete newsletter at site located at 41 Camino De Las Huertas.


Sandoval County Senior and Community Centers 
Lunch Menu

August 3—Salisbury Steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, Brussels sprouts, garden salad with dressing, biscuit with margarine, watermelon

August 4—Green chile chicken enchiladas, pinto beans, zucchini/onions, shredded lettuce/tomato, orange

August 5—Baked ham, whipped sweet potatoes, green beans almondine, spring mix salad w/dressing, ww roll w/margarine, sliced pineapple

August 6—Vegetarian lasagna w/spinach and Alfredo sauce, Italian vegetables, Caesar salad w/dressing, garlic toast, fruit cocktail

August 7—Tuna salad sandwich, carrot/raisin salad, lettuce leaf and tomato slice, pears, tapioca pudding

August 10—Country fried steak w/gravy, mashed potatoes, streamed mixed vegetables, garden salad w/dressing, biscuit w/margarine, watermelon

August 11—Pulled pork sandwich, steak fries, mixed veggies, mixed greens, salad w/dressing, peaches

August 12—Waldorf chicken salad wrap w/grapes, apples, and nuts, pasta salad, w/broccoli and peppers, coleslaw, cookie

August 13—Frito pie, Spanish rice, flour tortilla, zucchini and onions, shredded lettuce tomato, apricots

August 14—Mediterranean chicken, couscous, zucchini and onions, cucumber/tomato salad, w/garbanzo beans and pita bread, grapes

August 17—Chicken breast strips, roasted red potato wedges, steamed broccoli, tossed salad w/dressing, baked apple slices

August 18—Meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, country style veggies, mixed green salad w/dressing, soda bread w/margarine, watermelon

August 19—Creole pork chop, steamed brown rice, Brussels sprouts, garden salad w/dressing, biscuit w/margarine, applesauce

August 20—Bean and cheese burrito, steamed cauliflower, Spanish rice, shredded lettuce and tomato, banana

August 21—Cheeseburger, ranch beans, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, coleslaw, orange

August 24—Pepper steak, potatoes au gratin, garden salad w/dressing, ww roll w/margarine, cantaloupe

August 25—Baked chicken breast, potato wedges, stream broccoli, tossed salad w/dressing ww roll w/margarine, Jello/ fruit cocktail

August 26—Sheperds pie w/mashed potato, mixed vegetables, mixed green salad w/dressing, biscuit w/margarine, strawberries and bananas

August 27—Chicken cacciatore, with pasta, Caesar salad w/dressing, garlic toast, mixed fruit

August 28—Lemon pepper tilapia, brown rice pilaf, green beans, coleslaw, ww roll w/margarine, banana

August 31—Chicken stir fry, steamed brown rice, oriental vegetables, Napa cabbage slaw, sweet roll w/margarine, sliced peaches

2% milk served with each meal. Canned fruit in light syrup. Menu subject to change.

This menu applies to all Sandoval County senior centers, except Meadowlark Senior Center in Rio Rancho.


Bernalillo Senior Center activities

August 3: Coffee social 10 a.m., Bingo 10:30 a.m., Cards 12:30 p.m., Table tennis 1 p.m.

August 4: Ceramics 10a.m., Wal-Mart 9:30 a.m., Yahtzee 1 p.m.

August 5: Roadrunner Commodities 9 a.m., Tai Chi 1:30 p.m.

August 6: Local shopping 10 a.m., Yoga 10:30 a.m., Pictionary 1 p.m.

August 7: Train to Santa Fe 9:30 a.m.

August 10: Coffee social 10 a.m., Bingo 10:30 a.m., Cards 12:30 p.m., Table tennis 1 p.m.

August 11: Ceramics 10 a.m., Dollar Tree 10 a.m., Advisory Meeting 12:30 p.m.

August 12: Breakfast and movies 10 a.m., Line dancing 10 a.m., tai chi 1:30 p.m.

August 13: Yoga 10:30 a.m., Wii 1 p.m.

August 14: Tinker Town Museum 9 a.m.

August 17: Coffee social 10 a.m., DA Lemuel Martinez 10:30 a.m., Cards 12:30 p.m., Table tennis 1 p.m.

August 18: Ceramics 10 a.m., Local shopping 10 a.m., Yahtzee 1p.m.

August 19: Echo Commodities 9 a.m., Line dancing 10 a.m., Tai Chi 1:30 p.m.

August 20: Wal-Mart 9:30 a.m., Yoga 10:30 a.m., Wii 1 p.m.

August 21: Putt Putt golf 9:30 a.m.

August 24: Coffee social 10 a.m., Bingo 10:30 a.m., Cards 12:30 p.m., Table tennis 1 p.m.

August 25: Ceramics 10 a.m., Dollar Tree 10 a.m., Birthday social dance 1 p.m.

August 26: Line dancing 10 a.m., Tai Chi 1:30 p.m., Fun game night 7 p.m.

August 27: Rio Grande Nature Center 9 a.m., Yoga 10:30 a.m.

August 28: Pool Tournament 10 a.m. (five dollar entry fee), Movie at center 1 p.m.

August 31: Coffee social 10 a.m., Bingo 10:30 a.m., Cards 12:30 p.m., Table tennis 1 p.m.

The Bernalillo Senior Center is located next to Our Lady of Sorrows on Camino del Pueblo in Bernalillo.

 
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