The City of Moorhead sponsors social, educational, and recreational programs for adults 55 and older.
Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hjemkomst Center, 202 1 Ave N, Moorhead, MN 56560
*Occasional evening and weekend programs are offered.
Newsletter: The Senior Connections Newsletter offers a variety of news and information for seniors with featured events, meetings, classes, and more!
Pinochle: Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays; 8:30 am
Caregiver Conference: Breaking Out of Isolation
Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 1:00 pm | Hjemkomst Center
Register today by calling 218.299.5340.
Caregivers know how challenging it is to take care of a loved one on a daily basis. So who takes care of the caregiver? This half-day conference will provide participants with advice for managing the stress and fears of caregiving. Visiting exhibitors will offer information and services relevant to the needs of both the caregiver and the individual being cared for. Sponsored by the North Dakota Family Caregiver Support Program, Hospice of the Red River Valley, Senior Connections, Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota, Caregiver Support and Respite Program, and Fargo VA Health Care System.
10th Annual Elder Awareness Day Summit
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 | 8:30-11:30 am
River Pointe of Moorhead, 2401 11th St S
Cost is FREE | Refreshments Provided | Call 218.299.5340 to register
Presented by: Cass & Clay County Elder Abuse Coordinated Community Response Coalition.
Featuring: Paul Greenwood, Former Deputy, District Attorney and Lead Abuse Prosecutor.
Sponsored by: Gate City Bank
2nd Wednesday of the month | 1:00-2:30 pm | Hjemkomst Center
Memory Cafe is a free social gathering where people experiencing mild to moderate meory loss, and their care partners, come together in a safe, supportive, and welcoming environment. At Memory Cafe we are committed to reminding our participants they are valued, significant members of our local community by changing the way we think about memory loss.
Join us for Lunch!
A hot, nutritious, noontime meal will be provided by Senior Connections at the Hjemkomst Center every Monday-Friday at 11:45 am. Residents age 60 and older and their spouse (even if under the age of 60) are eligible to enjoy this meal. A suggested donation of $4.25 is kindly requested. Persons under the age of 60 are required to pay $7.00.
Breakfast Club meets the Third Thursday of the Month 8:30 am at the Easten Fryn’ Pan 2920 Highway 10 East, Moorhead. Each month features a guest speaker with various topics pertaining to the needs and interests of adults age 50 and over. Breakfast will be on your own, ordered off the menu. Space is limited. For more information and to register, contact Julie at 218.299.5514. Breakfast Club is sponsored by Senior Connections and TRIAD.
This fun and energetic paddle sport is created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple and easy for beginners to learn, developing into a quick, competitive game for experienced players. Visit www.pickleball.com for more information and rules of game play. Paddles are available upon request and space is limited.
Location: Community Life Center at Good Shepherd Church
Outdoor Pickleball Courts
Independent artists meet in this open group to discuss ideas and share techniques.
To learn more about ongoing programs and special events offered by Senior Connections, or to sign up for our newsletter, call 218.299.5514.
202 1 Ave N
Moorhead, MN 56560