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Alexandria Senior Center

November 30, 2016
Barb Grover’s decorated table at a past Christmas Table Luncheon included holly and silver reindeer. This year’s event will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed)
Decorate a holiday table at Christmas luncheon
November 30, 2016 - 6:00am
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
October 5, 2016
Mikko Cowdery
Mikko Cowdery presents Second Sunday concert
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
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 7, 2016
Tim and Kathy Ray will present “Melodies and Monologues” on Sunday, Sept. 11, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. The Rays recently launched a theater company, Playing on Purpose Productions.
Melodies and monologues
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Gary Mattson and his daughter, Rachel Capistrant, specialize in the combination of guitar and vocals. They will perform at the Second Sunday Concert on July 10 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center.  (Contributed)
Father-daughter duo featured at Second Sunday Concert
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
As well as playing the guitar, Craig Torgerson specializes in singing old country, folk and pop tunes. He will perform at the Second Sunday concert on June 12 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center.  (Contributed photo)
Second Sunday concert features Craig Torgerson
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
April 8, 2016
Doug Tatge (left) and Tim Cochran, who make up the duo Sound Idea, will put their own twist on 1960s and ’70s music in a free concert on Sunday, April 10 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center.  (Contributed photo)
Second Sunday series features Sound Idea
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
February 19, 2016
Meet “Hans Coco Puff,” the winner of Chicago bakery Vanille Patisserie’s “Stud Muffin Naming Contest.” The man behind the glasses is Paul Anderson, 88, of Alexandria; a German chocolate cupcake will be sold at the bakery in honor of his stud muffin status.
Local stud muffin wins cupcake contest
February 19, 2016 - 12:00am
January 6, 2016
Tad Eckle of Eagle Bend, Barb Hittle of Sauk Centre, Loretta Meuller of Randall, and Jim Lunemann of Osakis make up the Prairie Sky Band, which will play a free show on Sunday, Jan. 10 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed photo)
Prairie Sky Band to perform at senior center
January 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 5, 2015
Friends gather around tables decorated in the finest holiday splendor at the Holiday Tables Luncheon at the Alexandria Senior Center Saturday. (Tara Bitzan  l  Echo Press)
A holiday affair
December 5, 2015 - 11:36am
August 14, 2015
Part of the charm of the food demonstrations at the Douglas County Fair is the chance to sample different ethnic foods such as lefse (pictured), rommegrot, rosettes, and krumkake. The new demonstrators from the Alexandria Senior Center plan to have both pre-made and fresh samples this year. (Echo Press file photo)
Food demonstrations are long-time fair tradition
August 14, 2015 - 12:00am
June 20, 2015
Art Studio opens at Alexandria Senior Center
June 20, 2015 - 12:25pm
May 22, 2015
Johari Tribe
Antics for All Ages: a melting pot of talent
May 22, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
Mikko Cowdery will bring a free program of old pop and country tunes to the Alexandria Senior Center on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10 at 2:30 p.m. (Contributed)
Senior Center offers Mother's Day program
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am