By Wop

I do hope you have not gotten the flu that is going around. I have been very lucky.  So far no signs of illness in my life, unless you consider the brain.

Mentally Strong People Don’t Do — Get jealous over the successes of others. When others succeed, you should be happy. If they can do it, so can you. The success of others does not, in any way, lessen the chances of you succeeding. If anything, it should motivate you to keep pushing forward.

There were many people who came out to say good by the Mayor Jon. The memorial was a fantastic tribute to Jon.

I hope you took advantage of the Heath Insurance assistance.

This Friday is the Northern Nevada Fresh Food distribution.  3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. If you come early your wait will be longer. Lori has come up with some plans to make your wait shorter. We I’ll try her ideas this week.

Next Wednesday the social office will be calling the Senior Center at 2 p.m.. If you have any questions, be there.

Nevada Department of Veterans Services will be in Ely on March 18 (1 – 5 p.m.) and March 19 (8 a.m. – noon).

Nevada Legal Services will be here on March 27. Sign up sheet is at the Senior Center.

Blood Pressure Clinic will be on March 12. The city of Ely EMT and Fire Departments do a great job, and they are very friendly.

The USDA Food distribution will be March 25 from 3 – 5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church.

Answer to last weeks question – California produces the most Turkeys.

New Question — what group have more sex and enjoy it more?

Fascinating Facts — A notch in a tree will remain the same distance from the ground as the tree grows.



Monday — Salisbury Steak, Gravy/Noodles, Broccoli and Banana

Tuesday — Herb Chicken, Baked Potato, Mixed Veggies and Fruit

Wednesday — Chicken Friday Steak, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Veggies and Fruit (I will be there)

Thursday — Ham, Sweet Potatoes, Veggies and Fruit

Friday — Lemon Pepper Fish, Rice Pilaf, Veggies, Fruit and Dessert


Friends are forever

Especially the bond that you and I possess

I love your fun-filled personality

Somehow you never fail to impress

Margery Wang

RSVP – Farmer’s Market Coupons are distributed each summer to low income seniors who may not be able to afford fresh produce. Our goal is to incress consumption of healthy locally grown  fruits, vegetables, and fresh uncrossed herbs while supplementing the nutritional needs of seniors.