Senior calendar: Upcoming events for senior citizens, Dec. 19-25
• Tuesday, Dec. 19: Holiday sing-along, 12:30 p.m., Golden Eagle Senior Center. If you’d like to attend lunch, as well, call 970-328-8896 to sign up. No signup necessary for sing-along only.
• Wednesday, Dec. 20: Greeting Card Making Workshop, 2 to 4 p.m., Golden Eagle Senior Center. Make and take three cards; supplies are provided. Suggested $5 donation to help replenish supplies.
• Wednesday, Dec. 20: Poker game, 1 p.m., Golden Eagle Senior Center. No signup necessary, and all are welcome. No prior poker experience needed.
• Wednesday, Dec. 20: Bingo game (25 cents per card), 12:30 p.m., Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center.
• Thursday, Dec. 21: Holiday lunch, Golden Eagle Senior Center. Space is limited, so call 970-328-8896 by noon Wednesday, Dec. 20, to sign up.
• Friday, Dec. 22: Holiday lunch, Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center. Space is limited, so call 970-328-2812 by noon Thursday, Dec. 21, to sign up.
• Monday, Dec. 25: County offices will be closed for the Christmas holiday. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, Dec. 26.
• Wednesdays: Medicare counseling, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Golden Eagle Senior Center. Call 970-328-8896 to sign up for a spot.
To learn more about ongoing activities for seniors, visit http://www.eaglecounty.us/publichealth/healthy_aging/overview.
• Golden Eagle Senior Center, 715 Broadway St., Eagle, 970-328-8896
• Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center (Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy building), 1951 U.S. Highway 24, Minturn, 970-328-8831
Greg Sparhawk, along with partner Jim Comerford, have proposed a large development of fairly small homes for the north side of Minturn, near the town’s railroad yards. The partners are under contract with Union Pacific Railroad for the property, which is across Minturn Road — also known as County Road.