Highlights from This Month’s Newsletter…
Due to Covid-19, Senior Center is closed, all events canceled.
Camile… Happy Holidays South Salem Senior Center. If we choose to follow the Governors directions, then I would say most of us are staying home. Hopefully, you have someone to spend it with. I know most of us are just plain sick and tired of this pandemic. See Newsletter.
Christmas... American Christmas customs, derived from many cultures, were given a special setting when Clement Clarke Moore wrote his famous poem “An Account of a visit from St. Nicholas” in 1823. Moore’s poem—better known by its first line, “Twas the night before Christ-mas”—portrays St. Nick as a “Jolly old elf,” not the austere churchman of European tradition. See Newsletter.
Senior Center Lunch Available for Takeout
Marion-Polk Food Share has resumed take out lunch service Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 1:00 PM daily. Boxed lunches will be handed out at the side of the building near the kitchen. Drivers are asked to park and remain in their cars. Kayla will greet them and take their orders; two option will be available daily. For the present no donations or fees apply.
SSSC is not a Meals on Wheels distribution center. If you would like home delivery call 503-364-2856
Meetings This Month
Meetings Canceled until further notice except…
Crafters Mondays from 1:00p to 3:00p – Crafters have been meeting out in the parking lot of the Senior Center if it’s not raining or too cold. Bring your mask and a chair and be ready for a fun time! There’s no access to the building. See Newsletter.
Welcome to Our Newest Members!
No new members.
Thank You to Our Recent Donors
We appreciate your generosity!
Pancake Breakfast – Canceled
Canceled until further notice.
Are you an early riser? You’re invited to come in once a month to help with the breakfast.
We offer Pancakes, Homemade Biscuits and Gravy, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage or Ham, Orange Juice, Coffee and Tea. Join us for a fun community breakfast!
Learn the intricacies of the dishwasher & flip over volunteering! We caught you dreaming about our fluffy pancakes. Don’t wait!
To volunteer: Contact Nancy at the front desk, Thursday & Friday mornings or Ted, Thursday afternoons.
A special thanks Meadow Creek Village Assisted Living Sponsors for January breakfast.
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