Barb Nelson, the president of the Chisago Board on Aging, came before the North Branch City Council Monday night requesting $4,200 for the Chisago County Senior Center, which is housed at Uptown Maple Commons in the city. She didn’t get the exact amount she was asking for, but she came away with $1,500. Nelson said [...]
The North Branch Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes the Chisago County Senior Center, 38790 6th Ave., as a new member. From left: Deloris Fairbanks, Vern Weis, Karen Kubat, Muriel Kennedy, Carol Stradinger, Pat Menne-Hannigan, Gloria Still and Barb Nelson. To contact the senior center, call 651-674-8658.
The folks at the Chisago County Senior Center have a message for the community: They are not closed and don’t plan on closing any time soon. The Chisago County Board on Aging, which operates the senior center, is attempting to get this message across to both seniors and the general community. It’s a time of [...]
To the editor I want to publicly thank the three Chisago County Commissioners who voted against any funding for the North Branch Senior Center. As you notice, I no longer consider any other name for it. Much unfair and erroneous information floated around North Branch as to the running of this facility. Personal attacks (which [...]
Art Bjorngjeld will perform “Snoose Boulevard” music in a Arts Prescription (Rx) Concert in North Branch May 15, 2 p.m., at the Chisago County Senior Center. Bjorngjeld, from the Twin Cities, will perform a variety of Norwegian-American music on the fiddle and two-row diatonic button accordion. The show will also offer dialect tunes, and Bjorngjeld [...]
To the editor Well! I see where Commissioner Greene had to go to the meeting for the Central MN Council on Aging in St. Cloud to bring back information for seniors to call the Senior LinkAge Line for all their needs. Is their way to bypass our excellent Senior Center in North Branch? Our seniors [...]