Senior Center

Stay Active...Come to the Saint Peter Senior Center!

 If you are 55 years young or over, we invite you to join in the many fun and exciting activities our Senior Center offers.

 
 

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      The Senior Center is located in the Saint Peter Community Center
600 South Fifth Street, Suite 219
Phone: (507) 934-0667 

 

 

  

  

 

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Free Programs for a Better Life

 

  

 

2nd Tuesdays of every month

10 - 11 a.m.

SPCC Rm. 215

 

 


 

Monthly Activities:

 

Saint Peter Memory Café

A memory café is a monthly gathering for those with memory loss along with their caregivers, and/or friends and family in a safe, supportive, and engaging environment. The café offers light snacks, beverages and an assortment of games and activities appropriate for those living with all forms of dementia. The Café is supported by grants through the Mankato Clinic Foundation and the Carl and Verna Schmidt Foundation. Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 10—11 a.m., SPCC Rm. 215.


Buffet Lunch at Gustavus

2nd Wednesday of the month from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  $6.75 payable at GAC. No registration necessary. Before or after your great lunch, visit the Bookmark for discounts.  Sponsored by the Senior Center, GAC Bookmark and the GAC Dining Service. 

Foot Clinics - Tuesdays

1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month; $25 payable at the appointment.
Community Center, rm. 215 (enter door B from parking lot)
By appointment only. Call (507) 934-0667 to schedule an appointment.

Card Games at the Senior Center 

500 - Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.

Bridge - Tuesdays at 1:15 p.m.

Men’s Cards - Thursdays at 1:00 p.m.

Pfeffer - Fridays at 1:30

Medicare/Insurance Counseling Help – 1st Thursday of each month

From 2:30–4:00 p.m. come to the senior center for information and one-on-one assistance on Medicare and insurance questions. No appointment needed. No charge. Sponsored by MN River Area on Aging.

Bi-Monthly Newsletter

The Senior Center distributes a monthly newsletter. If you would like to be on the mailing list, please call (507) 934-0667


Exercise Programs at the Senior Center

 

P.A.L.S. (Partners in Active Living for Seniors) - exercise classes designed for older adults               

  • Sessions run Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10-11 a.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room 310A at the St. Peter Community Center. Sessions run 5-6 weeks.

  • $25 per person payable to City of Saint Peter. Register and pay at the Recreation Office in the Community Center. Questions? Call 934-0667 or 934-7434.

  • Please see the current newletter for session dates and fees.

 

Tai Ji Quan

  • Stay tuned for the next session! Spring 2019

  • Cost is $2 per class

  • Please register at the Recreation Office


Senior Citizen Community Programs: 

 

Nicollet County Area Resources 

 

Senior Nutrition Program

Senior Dining is located at Park View Manor, 1010 South 4th Street at 11:45 am. Anyone over 60 years of age and/or spouse is invited to make a contribution. Suggested contribution guideline is $2.50 - $3.50. Reservations must be made a day in advance by calling (507) 931-8007 between 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Transportation is available if needed.

Meals on Wheels Program

Meals are available to people 60 years of age or older for a contribution. Suggested contribution guideline is $2.50 - $3.50. Call Parkview Manor, 934-8850, between 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to schedule a meal.

Nicollet County Senior Transportation & Senior Programs

Rides are provided to those in need of transportation to medical appointments. Call 934-7227, at least two days prior to needing a ride, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 Noon, Monday through Friday. Donations are accepted for this service which is supported in part by the Greater Mankato Area United Way.

Mature Driving/AARP Driver's Safety

Call Community Education at (507) 934-3048 for more information.

NAPS (Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors)

Call 1-800-365-0270 to prequalify. Pick up the food on the first floor of the Nicollet County Health and Human Sevices building (622 S. Front St.) on the first Thursday of each month from 3 to 4 p.m.

High School Activity Passes

Passes for Saint Peter Public School activities are available at any high school events admission desk and/or the St. Peter Community Education office in the Community Center. These passes are for home games only (hockey games not included). Persons 65 years or older are eligible.

Disaster Awareness


In the News!

 Saint Peter Herald Article on the Senior Center   
 Mankato Free Press Article

 Nickel Coffee and Surplus Bread

Surplus Breads at the Senior Center

Grant Recipient  Memory Programs

Memory Kits on KEYC

Nature Kits at the Library

 Get to Know… Gabriela Roemhildt

 

 

 

 Gabriela Roemhildt, Assistant Program Supervisor 
 Please direct questions to Gabriela at gabrielar@saintpetermn.gov or 507-934-0667.
   
 

 

The Senior Center is located in the Saint Peter Community Center
600 South Fifth Street, Saint Peter, MN 56082 

Phone: (507) 934-0667