Fountain Valley Senior Center News & Activities
Last updated 10/13/2021 at 10:28am | View PDF
Craft fair fundraiser coming soon
The annual holiday craft fair will be on Nov. 13. This is one of the senior center’s major fundraisers. Organizers are now recruiting crafters to sell their goods at the fair. There is a small fee for the space. Call 719-600-2644 to reserve a table.
Halloween events planned
Barb Bragdon’s Dinner and Show
Barb Bragdon and group of entertainers will present a Halloween Dinner and Show on Friday, Oct. 22, from 5-8:30 p.m.
Tickets are now on sale in the office. $10 for Seniors; $9 for Super Seniors over 90 years of age; and $5 for kids under the age of 10.
Senior Trunk or Treat
Friday, Oct. 29, is the 2nd annual Trunk or Treat event at the center. The fun begins at 1 p.m. and continues until 2:30 as you go from vendor to vendor and gather goodies in the parking lot. Wear your favorite costume; there will be prizes for the most original, the funniest, and the scariest.
Other scheduled events
BINGO — Each Thursday at 1 p.m.
$1 Ice Cream Social — 3rd Thursday of Each Month
The Kitty Paster Thrift Shoppe is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and has many items for sale at reasonable prices. Proceeds help support the Senior Center.
The shop offers clean clothing, household goods, music and more.
Masks are optional if vaccinated, required if not.
The thrift store is accepting donations during their business hours.
The following are NOT accepted: electronics, large furniture, mattresses or hazardous waste materials.
If you have questions about the Thrift Shoppe, or would like to volunteer, please call 719-600-2644.
Silver Key Connections Cafe´
Connections Cafe is open!
To prevent the spread of germs, all silverware and cups will be disposable.
October 11-15 (Dine-in menu)
Columbus Day — Closed
Chicken Carbonara, Broccoli, Green Bean Salad, Spiced Peaches, Oatmeal Cookie
Lasagna Roll/Marinara, Broccoli, WW Roll, Tossed Salad, Tropical Fruit
Yankee Pot Roast w/ Gravy, Baked Potato Medley, Glazed Carrots, Apple
Stuffed Bell Pepper, Baby Baker, Cauliflower, Carrot Raisin Salad
October 18-22 (Dine-in menu)
BBQ Beef Sandwich, Seasoned Pinto Beans, Coleslaw, Tropical Fruit
Seasoned Baked Salmon, Brown Rice Pilaf, Broccoli, Pear, Cherry Cobbler
Lemon Pepper Chicken, Wild & Brown Rice, Peas, Beet & Onion Salad
Beef Tips, Penne Pasta, Brussels Sprouts, 3 Bean Salad, Applesauce
Stuffed Pasta Shells w/ Meat Sauce, Green Beans, Carrot Raisin Salad
For more information about Silver Key Connections Cafe´, call the Fountain Valley Senior Center at 600-2644. Local Silver Key Connections Cafe´ meal sites include the Fountain Valley Senior Center, 5745 Southmoor Drive, in Fountain.