Ballard Northwest Senior Center Events

Wellness Checks
Wednesdays (third and fourth weeks of the month) 11 a.m. -1 p.m. An RN will be at the Center to check blood pressure, answer questions and discuss medications with you. Come see her this week and bring your questions.

Foot Care
Thursday's. By appointment only. $20 for members, $25 for non-members. Bring a towel, and Echo will provide you with great foot care to meet your needs.

Drawing and Painting Class
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Taught by artist Susan Schneider. $10 per class. All levels welcome from beginners on. Come check this out and develop your artist side.

Knitting and Crochet Group
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Interested in knitting and crocheting, why don't you come join this group and bring your latest project. Everyone is welcome to join this free group.

Laughter Yoga
Thursdays, 11 a.m. Laugh your way to good health. This is a fun class and you get a great workout. This class combines yoga breathing with playful laughter exercises. New participants welcome. Free.

Card games
Pinochle: Tuesdays at 9 a.m.
Cribbage: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Bridge: Mondays at 12:30 p.m.
We have a great group of people that play Pinochle and socialize. Bridge games are fun and social. $1 to play. No partner is needed. Cribbage is a new and growing group. It is free to play.

Enhanced Fitness
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m. or 3:30 p.m. Classes include strength training, balance, aerobics and stretching. $25 per month, no charge for eligible Group Health members. Please call in to sign up.

Living alone
Fourth Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. Come and share the ups and downs of living alone. What can be done to make it better? What solutions have you found?

Social worker available
Our social worker, Scott Theisen, is here to help you, your family, your friends and our community. If you need someone to help or just to listen, contact Scott on his voice mail 268.6761.

Free job bank
Available for businesses and individuals who need work done and individuals who are looking for work. The job bank matches the needs of each party and assists the parties to make contact. The potential employer and employee negotiate the particulars and pay. Available for members of the Ballard, Magnolia, North Seattle and Queen Anne community. For information contact Gail at 297.0403.

Legal advice
By appointment 10 a.m. – noon, first Monday of the month.
Attorney Cliff Johnson is here to help you with legal issues, notarization of legal forms, and questions about legal matters. For the preparation of wills and other important documentation such as health care directives, etc. The initial consultation is free but further work may include a fee. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment, 297.0403.

Financial assistance
By appointment 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., second Thursday of the month.
If you are in need of financial assistance please take advantage of Kyle, our volunteer financial adviser. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment, 297.0403.

Call 206.297.0403 for more information.


Ballard Northwest Senior Center
5429 32nd Ave. N.W.