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Alexandria Senior Center

June 2, 2018
Pausing along the shore of Lake Agnes, veterans walking in the Alexandria Memorial Day parade stand at attention and listen to "Taps" as a two wreaths were thrown in the water. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
June 2, 2018 - 12:24pm
April 27, 2018
Lincoln Team Red took 10th place in a regional math competition. From left: Isaac Frisell, Wes Garrison, Max Chinn, Ellen Sansted, and Chloe Scholl. (Contributed)
Community news
April 27, 2018 - 3:34pm
September 29, 2017
Gerri Carlson's display of rosemaling covers several different styles. It will be on display at the Alexandria Senior Center through Monday, Oct. 9 in conjunction with two other rosemaling activities. (Contributed)
A touch of Norway: Senior center exhibit focuses on rosemaling
September 29, 2017 - 6:13am
March 8, 2017
Doug Tatge of Alexandria will be one of the song leaders at a gospel sing-along on Sunday, March 12, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed)
Old-time gospel sing-along
March 8, 2017 - 9:00am
Ellie Wallace (left) and Marisa Rousu, along with their grandfather Tom Sellin, perform together in a group that specializes in pop, country, bluegrass and country gospel. They will perform on Sunday, Feb. 12, at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed)
Family trio to perform at Alexandria Senior Center
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 6, 2017
Julie Weldele and Larry Sletten, otherwise known as The Lady and the Cowboy, will give a show of country-western classics on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed)
The Lady and the Cowboy to entertain at senior center
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
December 23, 2016
Donate shoes to Soles4Souls
December 23, 2016 - 11:00am
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