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    COMMUNITY CENTER: Closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving; Activities for ages 50 and older; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 233 W. Main St.; $1 drop-in fee; call for program information, 427-6460.
    Holiday meals• Crescent Avenue United Methodist Church, 1232 Crescent Ave., will have its annual turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.
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    Pet helpAnimal Care & Control is offering free straw to any Allen County resident in need of animal bedding this winter. Straw can be picked up between 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS (AARP) ALLEN COUNTY CHAPTER 187: 2 p.m. Thursday, Community Foundation, 555 E. Wayne St.; speaker Gail Cousino, marketing representative for Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, on agency’s palliative services; free; public invited.

HUNTINGTON COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING/SENIOR CENTER: 354 N. Jefferson St., Huntington; call 260-359-4410 or 1-800-491-3006 for hours and programs.

•SHIP Medicare and Medicaid counseling, 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday; call for appointment

•“Wild Wednesday Morning Movie” (“Here Comes the Boom”), 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Huntington 7 Theater, 350 Hauenstein Road, Huntington.

LUTHERAN LIFE VILLAGES: “Spring Fling Card and Games Party,” 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Heritage Room at Independent Living, 6723 S. Anthony Blvd.; $5; tickets at 447-1592 ext. 2116.

SENIOR CIRCLE: For ages 50 and older at St. Joseph Hospital, Medical Office Building, first floor, 700 Broadway, unless otherwise noted; to register, 425-3087; call for hours and other programs.

•Zumba Gold: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Steppin’ Up Physical Therapy, 10006 Auburn Park Drive; drop-in fee is $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers or $4.50 for members and $6.50 for nonmembers with 10-class punch card; 497-7191.

•Massage, 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday; $15 for 15 minutes, $30 for 30 minutes; call for appointment.

•Foot care clinic, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday; 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday; $21 members, $24 non-members; bring a foot basin and towel; call for appointment.

•Senior Circle orientation, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; reservations requested.

•“TNT (Tone and Tighten),” 11 to 11:45 a.m. for six Thursdays beginning Thursday, second level activity room, Lutheran Health Network SportsCenter, 3869 Ice Way Drive, $27 for members and $35 nonmembers.

•Medicare counseling, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, free; call for appointment.

•“Lunch & Learn: Make Your Wishes Known,” by Susan Bergoff, oncology nurse specialist on advance directives, 11:30 a.m. April 25, Function Rooms 1 & 2, Lutheran Hospital, 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd; includes free lunch; reservations by Friday.

SOUTH ADAMS SENIOR CENTER: 825 Hendricks St., Berne; call 260-589-8877 or go to

•Blood pressure check, 12:30 p.m. today

•Bingo, 1 p.m. today

•Jewelry-making class with Anita Miller, 9:30 a.m. Friday; $15.

•Senior luncheon catered by Preble Gardens, noon April 24; includes entertainment by Toni Brewster; $6; reservations by Monday.