CALL 612-781-5096 WITH QUESTIONS, TO REQUEST A RIDEor to let us know that you will be attending.
What to Do? Speakers at Bottineau Park
Speakers provide practical information on issues that affect seniors and their families. Time: 10:30 a.m.—11:30 a.m.
Location: Bottineau Recreation Center, 2000 2nd ST NE, Minneapolis
What To Do? While waiting for the Ambulance—June 23rd The first speaker in the series is Rob Pearson, a paramedic with North Memorial, who will share information about common injuries and what to do while waiting for help from the paramedics.
What To Do? Signs/Symptoms & Prevention of Strokes —July 14th
What to Do? To complete a Health Directive —July 28th & August 4th (two-part workshop during which you can complete a health care directive)
Snacks are served. Rides available, call NE Seniors by Thursday noon of the week before the workshop at 612-781-5096 to request a ride. Come early or stay late to try out the indoor walking track.
ALL ARE WELCOME!
GADGET FAIR Thursday, July 21st 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location: The Legacy of St. Anthony, 2540 Kenzie TERR, St. Anthony. Check out gadgets that can make life a bit easier. See them in-person rather then in a catalog. Exhibits indoors. 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. stay to enjoy musical entertainment and snacks.
Senior Housing Tour When: September 20th, 9:00 am —3:00 pm
Visit four local senior housing communities: Walker on Kenzie (Independent Living—subsidized); Chandler Place (Assisted Living); River Village (Assisted Living & Independent Living—subsidized); and Hart Lake Apartments (Independent Living).
Cost: donations appreciated. To reserve your place on the senior housing tour call NE Seniors at 612-781-5096.
Come for a walk on the smooth and climate controlled indoor track at Bottineau Park. After your walk, catch up with the news and have a cup of coffee.
Location: 2000 2nd ST NE, Minneapolis. Off-street parking available in lot next to building at no charge.
Cost: donations appreciated
Especially for Seniors Exercise Class
EVERY FRIDAY – 10:00 to 10:40 a.m.
Join us for exercise sitting on a chair, stand & balance moves, easy marching, dyna-band strength work. Easy, gradual progression. Just stop by and check out a class. Instructor: Sara Tufvesson Doure has taught Seniors for 19 years, has a bachelor's degree in Corporate Fitness, and has been a Personal Trainer since 1983. Location: NE United Methodist Church, 2510 Cleveland ST NE, 1st floor. Enter church from Cleveland ST.
Coffee and Conversation
Wednesdays: 2-4 p.m. Join us for good conversation. Food optional - individuals may order food and beverages from the menu. Location (every other Wednesday): Perkins, 696 W Cty D, New Brighton. Call NE Seniors for other location.
Lunch and Laughter
Tuesdays from noon-2:00 p.m.
Seniors age 60+are invited to enjoy a $5.00 lunch special at Parkway Pizza.
Location: Parkway Pizza, 2851 Johnson ST NE, Minneapolis
Foot Clinic at NE United Methodist
Appointments: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Nail clipping and other foot care is provided by a nurse from Quality Foot Care. Sponsored by NE Senior Services. Call 612-781-5096 to sign up. Location: 2510 Cleveland ST NE (NE United Methodist) Cost: $30.00 paid to nurse
2016 UPCOMING DATES: (3rd Monday of the month): June 20th.
Foot Clinic at The Legacy of Saint Anthony (new location)
Appointments: 10:00 a.m. - noon.
Nail clipping and other foot care is provided by a nurse from Quality Foot Care. Sponsored by NE Senior Services.Call 612-781-5096 to sign up. Location: 2540 Kenzie Terrace (The Legacy– Village Room) Cost: $30.00 paid to nurse
2016 UPCOMING DATES: (3rd Thursday) June 16th
Health Insurance Counseling Available year-round. Feeling puzzled? Are you making a change in your life? Retiring? Moving out-of-state? Have questions about the different types of health insurance plans available through Medicare?
Health Insurance counseling is available every month, year-round at two sites: 1st Tuesday of the Month10:00 - Noon, at The Legacy, 2540 Kenzie TERR, St. Anthony 3rd Thursday of the Month10:00 a.m. - Noon at Bottineau Park, 2000 2nd St NE, MinneapolisCall NE Seniors for an appointment: 612-781-5096 Counseling is provided by state-certified Health Insurance Counseling staff or volunteers.
Counselors assist seniors with the following: Understanding the basics of Medicare and Medical Assistance; Choosing a Medicare supplement; Choosing a Medicare Part D plan; Ensuring proper processing of Medicare and Medical Assistance claims; Assisting with health insurance forms; Exploring ways to lower prescription drug costs.
Health insurance counseling services are also available by calling the Senior LinkAge Line® at 1-800-333-2433 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. Deaf or hard-of-hearing clients may call the Minnesota Relay at 1-800-627-352
LEGAL CLINIC FOR SENIORS WITH REAL ESTATE ISSUES
Appointments at 10:00 a.m.
Any senior (age 60+) with a real estate related issue (deeds, leases, easements, etc.) can attend the legal clinic for real estate related issues. The legal clinic provides short individual appointments for seniors who need assistance. Appointments are required. This is NOT an Estate Planning clinic, it is NOT for wills, trusts, etc. Location: 2560 Kenzie Terrace (Autumn Woods Apartments). Call 612-781-5096 to reserve your appointment.
2016 UPCOMING DATES: (1st Wednesday of month) January 6th, February 3rd, March 2nd, April 6th, May 4th, June 1st
NEED A RIDE to an activity? NE Senior Services provides rides to all of its activities for seniors living in Northeast Minneapolis, Columbia Heights, New Brighton and St. Anthony Village. When you call 612-781-5096 for an appointment, let us know that you need a ride.
OFFICE HOURS at Northeast Senior Services...
The office is open Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Due to our small staff, we recommend that you call before stopping by to ensure we will be able to meet you.
The office is CLOSED Saturday, Sunday and Holidays.
Our Mission: Helping Seniors Live Independently With Dignity Phone: 612-781-5096
Northeast Senior Services, Inc. 2580 Kenzie Terrace, Suite 2A, Minneapolis MN 55418