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February 8, 2017
Manage chronic conditions and master aging at workshops
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
Social Security tax forms available online
February 8, 2017 - 11:00am
February 1, 2017
Ecumen educational session topic is advance care planning
February 1, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
Driver Improvement Course offered Feb. 8
January 18, 2017 - 9:00am
December 28, 2016
Holiday season is good time to discuss aging with loved ones
December 28, 2016 - 9:00am
December 21, 2016
A Live 2 B Healthy certified personal trainer leads Ecumen Bethany Community residents in a fitness routine. (Contributed)
Local seniors get a jump-start on New Year's Resolutions
December 21, 2016 - 9:00am
November 16, 2016
Driver improvement program offered
November 16, 2016 - 10:00am
November 9, 2016
Doug Tatge and Tim Cochran, aka Sound Idea, specialize in folk music from the 1960s and ’70s. They will play at the Second Sunday concert on Nov. 13, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed)
Sound Idea to give Second Sunday concert
November 9, 2016 - 11:00am
Take care to give care
November 9, 2016 - 11:00am
Area National Honor Society students assist seniors at the Alexandria Senior Center in how to use computers, smartphones and other technology. The students offer this service on the fourth Wednesday of each month. (Contributed)
Students give of their time to help seniors
November 9, 2016 - 11:00am
October 14, 2016
Aging with Attitude! Expo is set for Oct. 21
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
October 7, 2016
Understanding aging parents' future is focus of workshop
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
September 28, 2016
Driver improvement program offered
September 28, 2016 - 12:00am
September 23, 2016
The Douglas County Hospital Auxiliary recently donated a defibrillator to the Alexandria Senior Center. In honor of the event, the senior center held a special ceremony for the installation on Sept. 20. Those who attended include (left to right) Todd Johnson and Vickie Olmeschenk, Douglas County Hospital staff; Crescent Hess of North Ambulance; and Marcia Gae Schmitt, senior center manager.
Hospital donates defibrillator to senior center
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2016
Dr. Paul Arnesen of Alexandria, who was named a Douglas County Outstanding Senior Citizen, was recently recognized as a runner-up at the state Outstanding Senior Citizen program at the Minnesota State Fair.  (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Life lessons help senior earn state honor
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am