Senior Citizens

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Senior Citizen Center

Director: Tammy Evans
439 West Utah Avenue
801-465-5215

Open 8 am - 4 pm Monday through Friday

 

 

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Senior Citizen's Center

Welcome to Payson Sr Citizen's Center. We are located at 439 West Utah Avenue.  This is the same building where you pay your city bill.  We are located on the South-East side of the building right behind the police station. We are open Monday through Friday from 8am-4pm.  (801-465-5215).

Lunches are served daily Monday through Friday.  The price is $3 a day for all seniors age 60 and older. 

July Lunch Menu:

Friday, July 19th: BBQ chicken quarters, au gratin potatoes, green beans, apple, roll

WE ARE CLOSED MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, 22nd, 23rd, 24th.

Thursday, July 25th: Teriyaki Chicken bowl, brown rice, broccoli, roll, banana

Friday, July 26th: Turkey breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, carrots, roll, mandarin oranges.

Monday, July 29th: Salisbury steak, potato casserole, beets, cottage cheese, fruit, roll

Tuesday, July 30th:  Chicken Parmesan with marinara sauce and spaghetti, green beans, apple crisp, roll

Wednesday, July 31st: Battered fish fillets, tartar sauce, potato wedges, orange, carrots, roll.

Every week day you are welcome to come in and play games, put together puzzles, read books.  Our rule is if you are a member you can take a couple puzzles or books home and then just bring them back when you are done.  We believe in the honor system.  The games and magazines do need to stay here at the center though.  We have two pool tables, a treadmill, a gazelle, a health rider, a shake machine, two stationary bikes, a computer with internet, three different newspapers, television, piano, organ, lots of visiting.  Come and join us.

 Daily Agenda:

MONDAYS: Wood  carving-8- noon/ Ceramics -9-4/ Rubber band exercises- 11am/    Sing A Long- 11:20 or as soon as exercises are finished

TUESDAYS: Wood carving: 8-noon/  Ensure sales: 8-11am. (If this time doesn't work for you let me know and we can work something else out. I teach classes and I am not always available but we can make arrangements).  Exercise with cards-11am/ Oil painting: 9-4.Handiwork: 1-3:30

WEDNESDAYS: Wood carving: 8- noon/Walking-8:30/ Ceramics: 9-4/ TOPS: 9:30/     Wall exercises: 11am

 THURSDAYS: Ensure sales: 8-11. (If this time doesn't work for you just let me know and we can work something else out. I teach classes and I am not always available)./ Oil painting: 9-4/ Chair exercises: 11am

FRIDAYS: The first Friday of each month we have a monthly birthday party. We meet together at 11am and have live entertainment.  Then we sing Happy Birthday to the seniors that have birthdays that month and give them a small gift.  We have cookies and ice cream after we eat lunch. On all other Fridays we play bingo after lunch

Monthly Events:

First Monday - (We do not have an agency to trim the seniors toe nails at this time.  If you hear of an agency that might be interested please have them call us: 801-465-5215

Second Monday- Movie in the office 1pm

Third Monday- **** Color of the day:

Fourth Monday- Scalp Massage with Marie (NO SCALP MASSAGE THIS MONTH)

First Tuesday - Wellness checks -Maple Creek 10:30-12 pm

Second Tuesday- Wellness checks- Encompass 10:30-12pm

Third Tuesday- Wellness checks with Ashford 10:30-12pm

Fourth Tuesday- wellness checks with Health Watch 10:30-12pm

First Wednesday- Hand massages with Creek Side: 10:30-noon

Second Wednesday - Caregivers meeting 6-8pm with Walkers

Third Wednesday- 

Fourth  Wednesday-Matinee at Payson Cinnemas- (switched to Tuesday, 30th for JULY)

First Thursday- Finger Nail painting with Humana (switched to July 11th because we are closed on the 5th)

Third Thursday- out to dinner:

Last Thursday of the month: Out to breakfast at 8:15 a.m.

1st Friday -  CLOSED.

2nd Friday -
Third Friday - Bingo (Furnished by: Parkway Rehab)
Fourth Friday - Bingo (Furnished by: Walker Funeral Home)

We have a bus that picks up our seniors at 10am, bringing them to lunch and then takes them home at 1pm?  It is free for the Payson senior  residents.

We sell ENSURE to medically qualified seniors for $20 a case. Limit two cases per month. You need to sign up for this so call Tammy at 801-465-5215 to get the instructions. We try to sell these on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8am to 11am because I teach classes and I am not always available.

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We serve lunch Monday through Friday at ten minutes to noon.  Lunch is $3.00 for regular lunch or $3.00 for the Alternate meal for people 60 and over. You have to order lunch at least a day ahead by 1pm.. 801-465-5215. 439 W. Utah Avenue.

We now have an  "Alternate meal" which is a cup of soup and a small turkey sandwich on the 1st and 3rd weeks of the month, or on the 2nd and 4th weeks the alternate meal is a salad. You have to order lunch at least a day ahead before 1pm.. 801-465-5215. 439 W. Utah Avenue.

Special Announcements:

There still is no Toe Nail Trimming until we find a new agency to do it.

July clossures: July 22nd, 23rd, 24th.

Our monthly birthday party will be Friday, July 12th.

Nail painting is Thursday, July 11th

Matinee' is Tuesday, 30th

Sack Lunches: Wednesday, July 17th

 

We are going to the Loveland Living Aquarium and to Golden Corrall on Tuesday, July 16th at 1pm.  The aquarium cost $16.95 and the dinner is $12.99

We are going to ride down by Utah Lake and then go over to the Red Barn, Wednesday, July 31st at 1pm.  You will be responsible for anything you decide to buy at the Red Barn, ice cream, cheese, fruit, etc.

Staff

(Thanks to our staff for all they do to keep our center going)

Director: Tammy Evans
Bus Driver: Dawn Henderson
Assistant Bus Driver: Gary Robbins

Lunch Workers:  Kathleen Baker is our full-time lunch worker. Jo Layne Vogt, Kalani Aust are our part time lunch workers.

Art instructor: Rebecca Peery
Wood Work Instructor: Ray Carlsen

THANKS TO ALL THE AGENCIES THAT HELP US HERE AT PAYSON SENIOR CITIZEN'S CENTER.