We will be having a little Mardi Gras fun on Fat Tuesday, Feb. 28, with some homemade King Cake, beads and some other silly activities. Laissez les bons temps rouler!!

We will be suspending the monthly crafts for a while and probably pick them up again closer to Christmas.

Our next dance will be Friday, Feb. 24. David Gunter will be spinning the country favorites. Doors open at 6:00. $5 at the door.

Winners of last week’s Forty-Two tournament were Roy Mercer & James Kelley in first place, Billie Flanary & Tamra Black in second, Royce Stacy & Clark Stewart in third and Dortha Beck & Nancy Moore in fourth. Also playing were: Dorothy Jo Osborn & Loveda Swaim, John & Phyllis Psencik, Ray Dowdy & Ann Parham and Pat Thompson & Jackie Smith.

Activities at the Citizen’s Center beginning Feb. 27: Chess and Bingo on Monday, Mardi Gras celebration and wood carving on Tuesday; Forty-Two tournament, utility assistance from TX Neighborhood Svcs, blood sugar testing and Dollar General shopping on Wednesday; Chess and local grocery shopping on Thursday and  Swap & Shop, Bingo and local grocery shopping on Friday.

 Besides the scheduled activities, there are games, puzzles, Forty Two and visiting going on every day.  Don’t see it on the calendar? Make a suggestion; we’re always looking for new ideas.

If you know anyone who may need meals, transportation, an emergency response system, medical equipment, Food Stamps (SNAP) or Food Bank applications, utility assistance applications or any other senior oriented services, please call or come by the Center.

Remember that you don’t have to be a senior to come and enjoy all of our activities or eat lunch with us. You can go to our Facebook page “Somervell Citizens’ Center” for lots of pictures and the next day’s menu and scheduled events and don’t forget to “like” our page. You can also visit our website at www.glenrosesccoa.com for menus and activity schedules. Our number is 254-897-2139.