Senior Center Monthly Newsletter

May 2022 Newsletter 

Happy Birthday and Happy Anniversary to those celebrating in the month of May!! 

“Blood Pressure Check” first Wednesday of every month, here at the Ely Senior Center.

  Wednesday, May 4th at 11:00am-12:00pm

  Volunteer Marian O’Donnell with the White Pine Fire Department will be available 

  for blood pressure check/monitoring.  

Access to Health Care will be at the Ely Senior Center on Thursday, May 5th from 11:30am to 1:30pm. Get connected to free Medicare counseling, local resource information and application assistance.

A Social Security Representative will call the Ely Senior Center to assist any individuals with 

Social Security matters:  Wednesday, May 11th at 2:00pm.

Call the senior center to make an appointment (775) 289-2742.

Seek Legal Advice: Nevada Legal Services Incorporated will be providing free legal aid with civil issues including estate planning, collections, housing issues and more. 

Where: Here at the Ely Senior Center, 1000 Campton Street, Ely. 

When: Feb 9th, April 13th, June 8th, August 10th and October 12th from 10:00AM – 12:30PM. 

Please call the Ely Senior Center to schedule an appointment:  775-289-2742 

Low impact exercise is on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00am.      

Bingo is on Wednesdays at approximately 12:45pm.



COVID 19 is still active in our community, please remember to wash your hands, cough or sneeze into your sleeve, social distance and stay home if you are not feeling well.


Anti-Inflammatory Foods to Consider

A bowl of berries and cherries. 

Following an anti-inflammatory diet, like the Mediterranean diet, may help reduce inflammation. Consider adding these foods to your diet: 

  • Beans
  • Berries
  • Broccoli
  • Carrots
  • Cherries
  • Fish
  • Kale
  • Nuts
  • Olive oil
  • Onions
  • Pepper
  • Spinach


Lunch is being served at the Senior Center again!   You do need to reserve your seat one day before.                          Call the Senior Center at (775) 289-2742 to reserve your seat.