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Bernalillo Senior Center activities

March 1: 10:30 Crafts, 12:30 Cards, 2 p.m. Walgreen’s

March 2: 9 a.m. Roadrunner Mobile Food Pantry, 1:30 Tai Chi, 2 p.m. Albertsons

March 3: 9:30 Wal-Mart, 10:30 yoga, 1 p.m. Family Feud card game

March 4: 9 a.m. Dyna Theatre

March 7: 10 a.m. Coffee Social, 10:30 Bingo, 1 p.m. table tennis

March 8: 10 a.m. Local shopping, 10:30 crafts, 12:30 cards

March 9: 10 a.m. Village Inn and Movies West, 10am Line Dancing, 1:30 Tai Chi

March 10: 10 a.m. Dollar Tree, 12:30 Yahtzee, 5:30 spaghetti dinner

March 11: 8:30 Chimayo Museum

March 14: 10 a.m. Coffee Social, 10:30 Bingo, 1 p.m. table tennis

March 15: 10:30 Crafts, 12:30 Cards

March 16: 9 a.m. Echo, 10 a.m. line dancing, 12:30 Senior Citizen Law Office at Health Commons Building, 1:30 Tai Chi

March 17: 9:30 Wal-Mart, 10:30 yoga, 1 p.m. St. Patrick’s Day Dance & Potluck

March 18: Coronado Mall

March 21: 10 a.m. Coffee Social, 10:30 Bingo, 1 p.m. table tennis

March 22: 10:30 crafts, 12:30 cards

March 23: 10 a.m. line dancing, 11 a.m. Coronado Monument and Whataburger

March 24: 10 a.m. Daniel Funeral Home pre-planning needs, 10:30 yoga, 12:30 Yahtzee

March 25: 10 a.m. Property Tax Exemption Info, 10:30 pool tournament, 10:30 Bingo, 1 p.m. Birthday Social and Senior Appreciation Dance

March 28: 10 a.m. Coffee Social, 10:30 Bingo, 1 p.m. table tennis

March 29: 10:30 crafts, 12:30 cards

March 30: 10 a.m. line dancing, 1:30 Tai Chi

March 31: 9 a.m. yicnic at Fenton Lake, 10:30 Yoga

AARP Taxes are every Wednesday from 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. You must call the Bernalillo Senior Center at (505) 867-9448 to make an appointment. Walk-ins will not be seen.

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


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 noon-1, Fused Glass Open Studio every second and fourth Tuesday 2:30-4 p.m., Yoga 5:30 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 noon-1, Basic back care w/yoga 5:30 p.m. (starting March 10)
  • Friday: Having fun with clay 9:30a.m., Enhanced Fitness noon-1, Collage like Picasso Learning Studio 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Special classes/events:

March 1: Haircuts 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bingo 1 p.m., Billiards 1:15 p.m.

March 2: Food Pantry in Bernalillo depart 8:10 a.m., Billiards tournament 12:30 p.m., floral arrangements 1:00 p.m.

March 4: Project Linus make a blanket day at Bob’s Sew and Vac depart 9:30 a.m., Chinese Herbalist mini-treatments 10-11:30 a.m.

March 7: Grocery shopping: Walmart, Walgreen’s, and Albertson’s 12:30 p.m.

March 8: Bee Hive Homes trip for Bingo and refreshments 12:30 p.m., Billiards 1:15-2:15 p.m.

March 10: Property tax exemptions and value freeze information 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Greeting Cards 1 p.m., Billiards 1:15 p.m.

March 11: Health and Safety Training for Caregivers (pre-registration required) 1:30-4:30 p.m.

March 12: Trip to Balloon Museum Park for Shamrock Fest 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

March 15: Haircuts 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bingo 1 p.m., Billiards 1:15 p.m.

March 16: Poison Control Presentation (Older adults and medicines, potential poisoning, prescriptions, other remedies, learn tips for managing your medicines) 10:30 a.m., Sr. Law Office will be at Sandoval County Administration Offices and 12:30 p.m. for appointments, Coping with Grief 1 p.m.

March 17: St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon 11:30 a.m., free health checks 11 a.m., no yoga, Billiards 1:15 p.m., Enhanced Fitness at 3 p.m.

March 18: National Nutrition Month Healthy Eating Demo with Chef Diane (Thai Spring Rolls)

March 23: Easter Luncheon 11:30 a.m.

March 24: Presentation on Active Shooter and Internet Safety with Lemuel Martinez, District Attorney 12:30 p.m.

March 25: Pool Tournament at Bernalillo Senior Center 10:30 a.m.

March 29: Fused Glass shopping trip 9:30 a.m., Billiards 1:15 p.m.

March 30: Cracker Barrel, Museum of Natural History, and Dyna Theater (Secret Ocean) Trip 9:30 a.m.

March 31: Advisory Board Meeting 10 a.m., Birthday Social 11:30 a.m., Billiards 1:15 p.m.

For further information, contact the Placitas Community Center at 867-1396 and pick up the complete newsletter at site located at 41 Camino de las Huertas.

New Class—Basic Back Care with Yoga is designed for anyone with chronic or situational back pain. Ease pressure, relieve tightness, build strength in alignment, increase flexibility, and improve your posture. The class is gentle in its approach, and no prior yoga experience is necessary. Instructor Janet is trained as an Anusara Yoga Instructor. Class begins on March 10, at 5:30 p.m., and will be held every Thursday thereafter.

NM Direct Caregivers Coalition will be giving a free Health and Safety Training for Caregivers of all ages on March 11, from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Three hours of targeted topic training for hospital, nursing homes, residential care facilities, and home providers covering health and safety standards, ergonomic hazards and employee responsibilities. Appropriate for caregivers of persons who are elderly and those with disabilities. Pre-registration required by calling 867-6046 or visit nmdcc.org/trainings-and-classes. Certificate of completion awarded and care recipients are welcome to attend.


Sandoval County Senior and Community Centers 
Lunch Menu

March 1: Beef stew, stew vegetables with potato, tossed salad with dressing, cornbread with margarine, chilled peaches

March 2: Red chile beef enchilada, Spanish rice, steamed mixed veggies, shredded lettuce, tomato, chilled pears

March 3: Lemon pepper chicken, herbed pasta, winter blend vegetables, tossed salad with dressing, ww roll with margarine, chilled fruit cocktail

March 4: Egg salad sandwich, three bean salad, lettuce leaf and tomato slice, fresh banana, cookie

March 7: Beef stroganoff with noodles, steamed corn, mixed green salad with dressing, garlic toast, chilled peaches

March 8: Sweet and sour pork, streamed brown rice, oriental veggies, spinach salad with dressing, sweet bread roll with margarine, fresh apple slices

March 9: Green chile chicken stew, pinto beans, zucchini and onion, mixed green salad with dressing, flour tortilla, chilled pears

March 10: Beef pot pie, with mixed veggies, tossed salad with dressing, cornbread with margarine, Jello with fruit

March 11: Fish filet sandwich, steak fries, steamed broccoli, coleslaw, orange

March 14: Baked chicken breast, potato wedges, streamed cauliflower, mixed green salad with dressing, ww roll with margarine, chilled pears

March 15: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, mixed veggies, garden salad with dressing, biscuit with margarine, chilled applesauce

March 16: Frito pie, pinto beans, zucchini and onion, shredded lettuce/tomato, flour tortilla, orange

March 17: Corned beef and Swiss sandwich, boiled new potatoes, streamed cabbage, chilled fruit cocktail, cookie

March 18: Spinach lasagna with red sauce, Italian vegetables, Caesar salad with dressing, garlic toast, fresh banana

March 21: Country fried steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, mixed green salad with dressing biscuit with margarine, apple crisp

March 22: Green chile chicken enchiladas, Spanish rice, zucchini and onions, shredded lettuce/tomato, diced peaches

March 23: Pulled pork sandwich, ranch beans, steamed broccoli, garden salad with dressing, chilled applesauce

March 24: Chicken strips, scalloped potato, steamed mixed veggies, garden salad with dressing, chilled pears

March 25: Lemon pepper tilapia, brown rice, steamed cauliflower, coleslaw, ww roll with margarine, orange

March 28: Salisbury steak with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, California veggies, garden salad with dressing, ww roll with margarine, baked apple slices

March 29: Baked pork chop, mashed potatoes and gravy, Italian green beans, garden salad with dressing, biscuit with margarine, chilled fruit cocktail

March 30: Chef’s salad with turkey, ham, tomato, cheese and egg, croutons, club crackers, chilled peaches, butterscotch pudding

March 31: Southwestern chicken breast, pinto beans, Chuckwagon corn, mixed green salad with dressing, flour tortilla, chilled pineapple

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.

 
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