Project Concern

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. daily. Art class at 9 a.m. Thursday. Coffee, conversation, cards, darts, billiards and television available daily.

Monday, Feb. 17 — CLOSED IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENTS DAY

Tuesday, Feb. 18 — Paper bingo.

Wednesday, Feb. 19 — Nickel bingo.

Thursday, Feb. 20 — Paper bingo.

Friday, Feb. 21 — Paper bingo.

Bus service is available between 7:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday 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. Cost is $6 for those under 60 and a suggested donation of $3 for those 60 and over.

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 — CLOSED IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENTS DAY

Tuesday — Pancakes; sausage on a stick; syrup; hominey applesauce

Wednesday — Tuna & noodle casserole; peas & carrots; baked apples; bread

Thursday — Shepards pie; mixed vegetables; mixed fruit; rolls

Friday — Hot dog w/ bun; chips; green beans; pears

All menus are subject to change. Milk is served each day with the meal.

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