Redefining the Classroom

Lake Superior Elders (LSE) NewsLetter

Spring Semester Schedule 2017

January 11, 2017, Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. – Games, Games, Games presented by Sharon Brunner.   Learn about a new game named “Upwords” which is like Scrabble but played with tiles that are stacked.   Play the fun game “Apples to Apples.”   Need at least four players for this game.   Sharon will bring cards, cribbage boards, Yahtzee and some other games.   Come join the fun?
January 25, 2017, Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. – Chippewa County Family Project presented by Tracy Holt.  Tracy will tell us about the newly formed Chippewa County Family Project which provides a group home for boys and girls (14-18 years old) who lack stable foster care and are too old for adoption. Come and learn about the support teams that will ensure educational success, opportunities to play sports, participate in clubs, seek employment and enrich social and life skills.
February 8, 2017, Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. – Genealogy.  How can we trace our ancestors?   Presented by Steve Gordon.  Steve and his friends from the Chippewa County Genealogical Society will answer your questions.   How do we start to find our ancestors?   What resources are available?  DNA testing--is it for you?   Which test should you use?   What kinds of interesting facts can we find out?

February 22, 2017, Wednesday, 2:00 p.m., Community Action  presented by Marcy Thorne and Mark Meyer.     Community Action provides many needed services to our community and works to improve self-sufficiency and productivity to better the conditions under which people live, learn, and work.    Join us for this very informative presentation that may assist you or a loved one.

March 8, 2017, Wednesday, 2:00 p.m., The Salvation Army presented by Captain Daniel and Captain Amy Voss.   They will share some of the history of the Salvation Army.  They will also discuss the many services provided to members of our community by our local Salvation Army Center.   Please bring a nonperishable food item to donate to the Salvation Army Food Bank

March 17, 2017, Friday, noon, St. Patrick’s Day luncheon at Antler’s restaurant. We have a reservation with the Antlers Restaurant on Portage Ave. for their St. Patrick's Day buffet, for noon on March 17, 2017.   Please come join us for a fun gathering.   We can either have the buffet, or order off the menu.   Each member is responsible for the cost of their own meal.   Please call Sandy Hope at 635-2802 by March 10th so we can let the Antler’s know the number of people attending.     

April 12, 2017, Wednesday, 2:00 p.m., United Way – presented by Suzanne Prull, Director of the United Way.  United Way is working to advance the common good by focusing on education, income and health. Join us to learn what our local United Way does for our families and our community.

April 26, 2017, Wednesday, noon – Lunch at 1668 Winery and tour of “Thinking of U” gift store.  We will meet for lunch at noon at 1668 Winery (100 W. Portage Ave. in the Sault) which has a very good lunch menu.  Each member is responsible for the cost of their own meal.  Following our lunch, we will make our way to the gift store for a tour (409 Ashmun St. in the Sault).