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* Rural Area Meal Program

or RAMP, is for individuals age 60 and over who live in El Paso County. This program is for older adults who are not able to get to the nearest congregate meal site. This includes individuals needing assistance due to physical, emotional, or social impairment. Please leave a message at 719-520-6471 with your name and phone number; we will return your call.

* Transportation - (By Appointment Only)

For seniors 60+ who live in the Fountain Valley area. Transportation provided to medical appointments, shopping, personal business, to the senior center, special outings and other destinations in El Paso County. Call 520-6472 at least 48 hours in advance to make arrangements.

GOOD TIME DAY TRAVELERS TRIPS:

* The Day Traveler’s next meetings will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 10.

* Insect Museum with lunch prior at Black Bear Diner, Saturday, July 7. Bus donation is $8, entrance fee is $6. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 11:30 a.m. *Registration ends June 22.

* Ft. Logan Cemetery with lunch after at decided location. Monday, July 9. Bus donation is $16. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 8:30 a.m. *Registration ends July 5.

* Colorado Rockies vs. Seattle Mariners. Sunday, July 15. Tickets $11 each and bus donation is $16. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 10:30 a.m. *Registration ends June 22.

* Village Inn for dinner and free slice of pie. Wednesday, July 18. You get a free slice of pie with a purchase of a meal. Bus donation is $8. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 6 p.m. *Registration ends July 11.

* Molly Kathleen Gold Mine Tour with lunch after at Home Café. Saturday, July 28. Bus donation $18 and entrance fee is $25. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 9:30 a.m. *Registration ends July 13.

* Ft. Logan Cemetery with lunch after at decided location. Monday, Aug. 13. Bus donation is $16. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 8:30 a.m. *Registration ends Aug. 9.

* Coors Brewery Tour in Golden with lunch prior at Bob’s Atomic Burger. Saturday, Aug. 25. Tour is free, bus donation is $18. Bus leaves St. Dominic’s at 9:30 a.m. *Registration ends Aug. 10.

Other Activities

Weekly Computer Class Changing Days

Our weekly computer class is changing to 10 a.m. Tuesdays. Call to sign up for the class at 520-6470. Mike will help you with questions regarding your laptop, Ipad or Smartphone.

Macular Degeneration Support Group

We have a Macular Degeneration Support Group at the senior center. The support group meets at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month. If you are interested in joining the group or have questions please call 520-6470 or stop by our office.

July Bingo Event

July Bingo at the senior center: Events start at 1 p.m. on these dates:

Thursday, July 5-We Care Bingo

Monday, July 9-Monday Bingo

Thursday, July 26-Birthday Bingo

Karaoke Sing-A-Long

Barbara Bragdon will be singing a variety of songs: 11 a.m. Thursday, June 14. Come in and enjoy the music and at 12:30 p.m. Barb will continue with a Karaoke sing-a-long! Bring your family and friend for an afternoon of fun.

Shop our Thrift Store

The Kittie Paster Thrift Shoppe is open from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and is located at 5725 Southmoor Dr. next to Fountain Valley Senior Center. There are brand new and gently used items, with a .50 cent bargain room and $3 clothes bag sales daily. Donations accepted from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday. All proceeds help support the mission of the senior center.

 

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