Alzheimer’s Association Overview is a free program (registration is required) offered from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 13 at Wilmot Union High School through the Wilmot Community Outreach Program. The Alzheimer’s Association will provide information you need about memory loss and dementia. An overview of the education services and caregiver services available from […]
The Twin Lakes Area Seniors meeting scheduled for Monday, Jan. 6 at Calvary Church in Twin Lakes has been canceled. The cancellation was prompted by the extremely cold weather forecast for Monday.
The Alzheimer’s Association’s Bristol Caregiver Support Group will be meeting on Monday, Dec. 16, to discuss support and help for the Family Caregiver. This meeting is for family/ friend caregivers who are caring for a loved one with a memory loss. During this meeting, participants will talk about asking for and utilizing others to help […]
The Alzheimer’s Association’s Bristol Caregiver Support Group along with Kenosha County Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) and Right At Home are hosting a free and informative workshop titled, “Legal Issues & Dementia” on Sept. 16. This workshop is for family/friend caregivers who are caring for a loved one with a memory loss. The purpose […]
Senior Dining, administered by Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, is now providing noon-time meals to those 60 and over and their spouse at The Sharing Center in Trevor (25700 Wilmot Road). The meal site is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday for service. Reservations are required by 10:30 the day before by calling 262-948-9890. There […]
A Senior Coffee Hour-Valentine’s Day Celebration will take place Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Community Library, 110 S. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes from 10 to 11:30 am. There will be some Valentine fun including refreshments, a few games and making some Valentine bookmarks. No registration required.
A Family Caregiver Workshop titled, â€œYour Loved-one has Dementia: What to do?â€will take place Nov. 19 at the Westosha Community Center in Bristol. The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia is life-changing and leads to many questions. Lynda Markut, MS, LCSW from the SE WI Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will discuss: what […]
A caregiving resources in our community workshop will be held Monday, Sept., 17, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The workshop will be hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association-Bristol Caregiver Support Group, Daybreak-Group Activity and Respite Program of the Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. (KAFASI) and Kenosha County Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC). Special Guest Speakers […]
The Silver Lake Citizens for Growth would like to invite any senior (50+) to the first Seniors Night Out â€œLeaping into Spring” event. The night will include dinner and bingo at Scully’s Silver Lake Grill on Wednesday, Feb. 29, with dinner starting at 4 p.m. and bingo at 5 p.m. The cost for the evening is $9.99 per […]
The fifth and sixth grade students of Bristol School are holding a Holiday Open House for Senior Citizens, Grandma’s and Grandpa’s on Dec. 21 at 1 p.m. for their Holiday Concert Dress Rehearsal. A cookie and coffee reception will immediately follow the rehearsal.
Meals On Wheels and The Westosha Community Center along with their sponsor PATS Services, Inc.will host the the 2011 Bowls ‘n Bakers event Thursday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Bristol Oaks Country Club, 16801 75th St. (Highway 50), Bristol. This soup tasting contest will feature soups from these area restaurants: 75th Street Inn, Bacon Cheeseburger. […]
The Westosha Community Senior Center will host its Chili Blast on Sat., Nov. 12. Chili will be served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Westosha Community Senior Center, 19200 93rd St. in Bristol. It is an â€œall you can eatâ€ meal of chili and condiments. Dessert will also be served. Donation: Adults: $7 […]
Meals On Wheels and The Westosha Community Center along with their sponsor PATS Services, Inc. announce the 2011 Bowls ‘n Bakers event. This soup tasting contest will feature soups from area restaurants. Vote for your favorite soup and receive a commemorative soup mug. The event will take place Thursday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at […]
The Western Kenosha County Senior Center of Bristol will have a fundraiser at Culver’s of Pleasant Prairie on Wednesday, Oct. 5. Culver’s will donate 10 percent of the sales profit brought in between 4 and 8 p.m. Please inform the staff when ordering that you are dining to support the Senior Center.
Friends, family and government officials helped Paddock Lake resident Caroline Jacobson celebrate her 100th birthday Sunday at a reception at Village Hall. Jacobson cheerfully accepted well wishes from friends, family and neighbors. She also was honored with honorary resolutions from several government bodies, including the state legislature, the county and the village. “I have been […]
A Health & Fitness Fair for older adults and caregivers will be held Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Westosha Community Center, 19200 93rd St. (Highway C), Bristol. The event is sponsored by the Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services. The Health Fair is being anchored along with the 9th annual Walk for the Health of […]
The Kenosha County Aging and Disability Resource Center, together with other businesses and organizations recently hosted the Annual Older American’s Month Celebration: Now and Then. Awaken a Dream: What’s On Your Bucket List? During the event two Kenosha residents were awarded the 2011 Remarkable Older American Award. This prestigious award is given annually to one […]
A pancake breakfast will be served at the Westosha Senior Center, located at 19200 93rd St. Bristol, on Sunday, April 17, from 8 a.m. to noon. Adults: $6; Children: $3; under age 6 free. Donation will be accepted for for extra servings.
Corned Beef â€˜n Cabbage will be served on Thursday, March 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and again from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Westosha Senior Community Center at 19200 93rd St., Bristol. Tickets prices are: Adults: $6; Children: $3. Children under age 6: FREE.
Westosha SHARE Food hosted a fund raiser to help The Sharing Center feed area seniors for the holidays. The craft fair and bake sale ran from 1 to 4 p.m. today at the Westosha Senior Center, 19200 93rd St., Bristol.
Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services hosted its annual Bowls ‘n’ Bakers fundraiser Tuesday at Bristol Oaks Country Club. The major sponsor for this year’s event was PATS Services Inc., of New Munster. (We’re proud to say PATS also is a westofthei.com sponsor) The centerpiece of the event is a soup tasting contest in which 10 […]
Westosha SHARE Food will be hosting a fund raiser to help the Sharing Center feed area seniors for the holidays. This will be held on Nov.20 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Westosha Senior Center, 19200 93rd St., Bristol. The group is looking for crafters and vendors to set up and sell goods and also bakers […]
Violet Miller of Trevor was one of this year’s Remarkable Older American Award winners this year. Miller is well-known in the Trevor community, even being dubbed the unofficial mayor of Trevor. Before the advent of the 911 emergency system, Miller took calls in her home for the Trevor Fire Department. She also has devoted over 62 years […]
Daybreak — a group activity program for people with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementia– is seeking volunteers who enjoy spending time with older adults. Enthusiastic, creative volunteers are used to enrich Daybreak’s daily programming. Volunteer hours are flexible. Daybreak Bristol is located in the Westosha Community Center 19200 93rd St. (Highway C), Bristol. Contact the Daybreak Bristol […]
Meals on Wheels and the Westosha Community Center along with their sponsor PATS Services Inc. will present Bowls ‘n’ Bakers Nov. 11 at Bristol Oaks Country Club. The event, centered on a soup tasting contest featuring your favorite soups from area restaurants, raises funds for Western Kenosha County senior services. Tickets are $15. You get to vote for […]