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Palo Duro Senior Center

Palo Duro Senior Center

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Palo Duro Senior Center Information

Address:
5221 Palo Duro NE 87110-1201
Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Wednesday - 8 AM to 7 PM
Saturday - 9 AM to 1 PM
Phone:
(505) 888-8102
Contacts:

Natasha Montoya, Center Manager, [email protected]

Larissa Martin , Program Coordinator, [email protected]

Fax:
(505) 888-8107
Center Newsletter:

  February 2018

  January 2018

Notice: This center will be closed for cleaning Mar 5th thru Mar 9th and Aug 27th thru Aug 31st - 2018

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Palo Duro Senior Center Meals

Breakfast:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 9 AM
Reservations:
No Reservations Needed.

Lunch:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 11:30 AM to 1 PM
Reservations:
Reservations required by 12:00 PM (noon) the day before.

A "Drop-In" lunch menu is also offered that does NOT require a reservation.
Soup & Desserts $.50
Salads $1 and $2
Sandwiches $1.25 and $1.50
Ice Cream Socials - 3rd Thursday of the month from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
 "Special" luncheons are on the 2nd Thursday of the month.

Prices:


  • Guests 60 and over: $3.25
  • Guests 55 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 55: $3.25

Palo Duro Senior Center Services

Wifi signal Icon Free Wifi
Desktop Computer Icon Computer Lab
Meal Icon Meals

 

The Unlikely Path to World War One

When

This event has already happened.
Jun 14, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

When the German Foreign Office was asked how did this calamity known as World War One occur, the reply was “Ich Weiss Nicht” (I know not)!!! This presentation will attempt to provide an answer as we mark the centennial of the event that forever changed the course of human history.

Palo Duro: Ponderosa

Presenter: Lloyd

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Dessert Social at Palo Duro Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Jun 15, 2017
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Join us for a special treat once a month, with a variety of desserts.

Palo Duro Senior Center: Social Hall

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Power of Attorney Clinic

When

This event has already happened.
Jun 22, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

SCLO will assist seniors in executing power of attorney forms for healthcare and finances, as well as cremation authorization forms. Please bring identification, as well as the names and contact information of people you wish to appoint as your agents

Palo Duro: Ponderosa

Presenter: Senior Law Office

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Hay’s Honey and Apple Farm (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Jun 28, 2017
08:00 AM - 02:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

An excellent source for local, raw honey and just about everything you could want to know about bees. Ken Hays, the owner, was the president of New Mexico Beekeeping Association for years and is one of only five remaining commercial beekeepers in the state. Bring bread, crackers, sopapilla to try some delicious honey.

Price

$4 Transportation,
Lunch at a nearby restaurant.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

German: Intermediate

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 03, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Members need to have pronunciation and grammar under control and can write sentences with dependent clauses. This is not a conversation class.

m Instructor: Terry Lyons

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Billiards at Palo Duro Senior Center (M-F)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Visit and meet with friends. A variety of games are played at each center. Donation requested.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Bridge at Palo Duro Senior Center (Mon & Fri)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Players are invited to participate in this non-sanctioned game. Pre-arrange your partners before the game or call 881-9725 to locate a possible partner

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

French: Advanced

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Conversation, reading & writing. Students should be able to read, write & speak at advanced level.

Instructor: Nora Temmar & Sharon Himmelstein

Price

$5 Materials Fee

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Bridge at Palo Duro Senior Center (Wed)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Offered throughout the week, most games require you to have your own foursome.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Bingo at Palo Duro Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Bingo with cash and prize giveaways, raffle drawings and refreshments.

Price

$3 for basic/special play $.25 for other games

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Mystery Book Club

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

All the books that we read are available at the public library. Everyone is welcome so please join us!

Facilitator: David Haugnout

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Rio Grande Players

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 08, 2017
02:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

This group welcomes seniors with an interest in theatre, no experience needed. Participate on and offstage.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Square Dancing

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 09, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Enjoy the timeless tradition of Square Dancing.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Rock Hound Club Trip

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Charlie Harris

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Deaf Seniors Citizens of Greater Albuquerque

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
08:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Judy & Dorothy

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Open Topic Discussion Group

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 10, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Discuss ideas, values and problems of the times. Occasionally, guest speakers are invited.

Facilitator: Gustafson

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Accordian Group at Palo Duro Senior Center (Friday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 11, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Group open to accordion players of any level.

Facilitator: Jane Hendley

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Albuquerque Recorder Orchestra

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 12, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Ray Hale

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Choralaires

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

No musical training is required. Group also performs at community venues.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Jug Band Practice

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Retired Physicians Group

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 14, 2017
02:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Palo Duro Senior Center: Ponderosa

Facilitator: Dr. Castillo

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Investment Club

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Club follows the NAIC program

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Santa Fe Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017 04:30 PM - Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Based on a novel by Sir Walter Scott, Lucia di Lammermoor is the story of a desperate woman who is caught between her duty to her family and her love for the man who is her family’s enemy.

NO REFUNDS UNLESS A REPLACEMENT CAN BE FOUND!

Price

$69.50 Transportation & Ticket. (Non-Refundable
Trip due to purchase of tickets
in advance.)

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Yoga, Belts & Blocks at Palo Duro Senior Center (Wednesday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 16, 2017
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Helps improve posture and core strength, as well as reduce lower back pain as well as helps to increase muscle flexibility

Instructor: Laurene Leyba

Price

$3/class

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Ice Cream Social at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 17, 2017
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110-1201
505-888-8102

Description

Banana splits and sundaes are favorites.

Price

.75¢/serving

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Food Truck and Growers Market Day “Loco for Local”

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 18, 2017
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

It’s that time of year again! Join us for our Loco for Local at our second annual Food Truck and Growers Market Day! We will be having food trucks, entertainment, local growers, health screenings and much more.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Billiards at Palo Duro Senior Center (Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110-1201
505-888-8102

Description

Visit and meet with friends. A variety of games are played at each center.

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Table Tennis (Palo Duro; 2nd, 3rd, 4th Saturday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Accordian Group at Palo Duro Senior Center (3rd Saturday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Group open to accordion players of any level.

Facilitator: Jane Hendley

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Essential Tremors Support Group

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 19, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Come in for support, information, sharing of coping skills, understanding, comradeship and even laughter!!

 

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102