Project Concern Inc. is a nonprofit organization that provides services to people 60 years of age or older so that they can live independently with maximum involvement in community activities and affairs.
Project Concern Inc. welcomes people of all ages and backgrounds to join in activities that are provided for older Americans at the senior centers in Effingham and Atchison. The Atchison Senior Center, 504 Kansas Ave., is open from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Lunch is served at 11:45 a.m. daily.
Weekly Atchison activities
Bingo at 12:30 p.m. daly, art class at 9 a.m. Thursdays. Coffee, conversation, cards and television are available daily. Bus service is available between 7:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.,
Monday through Friday and 8:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Saturdays within the city limits at a cost of $3 round trip. First come, first served. To join the fun and fellowship, call 913-367-4655. Effingham Town and Country Senior Center, 411 Main St., Effingham, is open from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m. The cost is $6 for those younger than age 60 and a suggested donation of $3 for those older than 60 years of age.
Weekly Effingham activities
Tuesday — cards.
Wednesday — nickel bingo and cards.
Thursday — Bible study in the morning.
Friday — cards
Bunco is the third
Monday of each month. Fellowship meeting, board meeting, potluck, nickel bingo and cards are the fourth
Friday of each month. To join the fun and fellowship, call 844-268-0035. Menu for home delivered and congregate meals for the coming week:
Monday — sausage, egg and cheese biscuit, hominey, mixed fruit
Tuesday — breaded chicken patty, tator wedges, green beans, peaches
Wednesday — sliced pork, mashed potato w/gravy, brussel sprouts, applesauce, bread
Thursday — fish wedges w/tartar sauce, tator tots, carrots, peas
Friday — Chef salad w/ham, Ranch dressing, crackers, strawberries
All menus are subject to change. Milk is served each day with the meal.