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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:

  June 2018
  May 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: $Donation
  • Guests 50 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 50: $7.67

Palo Duro Senior Center Services

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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

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

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

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

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

Visiting Artists Series

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 22, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Guest artist guides participants in an activity that often involves a demo and a hands-on experience. Open to all.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Music: Accordion Group at Palo Duro (Fri)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 01, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Facilitator: Jane Hendley

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Table Tennis (Palo Duro, 1st Saturday)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 02, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

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

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Movies at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 07, 2017
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Join us as we watch some of the latest hits and even re-visit some classics. Refreshments to be served at intermission.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

New Mexico State Fair (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 11, 2017
08:30 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Come and join us for a day of fun at the New Mexico State Fair. The State Fair reflects the unique heritage of New Mexico through attractions such as Indian Village, Villa Hispana, art galleries, agricultural and livestock competitions embedded in the state’s rural roots.

Price

$2 Transportation

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Basic Watercolor

When

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

Where

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

Description

This class will be full of color! Join us as we practice techniques of Watercolor and how to create the beautiful pieces that you see in nature. Sessions are available for you to get your paint on.

Session I: September 7 - October 19

Session II: October 26 - December 14

Instructor: Nancy Goetz

Price

$96 for Session I
$84 for Session II

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Red Horse Vineyard Bed & Breakfast (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 20, 2017
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

A lovely, country-side setting this Vineyard B&B is home to some historical events. It offers a relaxing atmosphere with nature and beauty all around! We will be given a tour of the grounds followed by lunch provided on site.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Movies at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 21, 2017
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Join us as we watch some of the latest hits and even re-visit some classics. Refreshments to be served at intermission.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 02, 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

Tinkertown Museum

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 04, 2017
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

This museum is full of hidden treasures! What began as a hobby has since bloomed into a museum, attracting visitors from all around. Nestled up in our Sandia Mountains, let’s check out the many rooms of their astounding collections.

Price

$3.50 Transportation, $2 admission

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

A "Fare" to Remember - Plaza Hotel: Las Vegas

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 05, 2017
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Enjoy these series of tasty trips as we visit popular restaurants all around our state. Meals are at your own expense.

The Landmark Grill located at the Plaza Hotel is a classic American-style restaurant! Featuring sandwiches, burgers and salads- this Grill also has New Mexican favorites like enchiladas and tacos. Don’t forget to ask about their house-made quiche of the day!

Check In: 8:15 am • Return: 4:00 pm

Price

Meal at your own expense.
$12.50 Transportation

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Animal Fostering

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 05, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

Description

The Albuquerque Animal Welfare Department wants to recruit YOU to help care for shelter animals while they find their forever home. Join us for this informative presentation and find out how you can become part of this successful foster program!

Presenter: Bet Lotosky

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

EFT (aka “Tapping”) at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 09, 2017
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

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

Description

A self-healing tool for stress relief. I will show you how to use this simple healing technique to use daily to relieve frustrations, fears, anxieties and even physical pain. It promotes clarity and confidence and gives you the tools to make empowered decisions.

Price

$5.00/class

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice Luncheon

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 12, 2017
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Fall is here and the smells and flavors to go with it. You don’t want to miss this luncheon full of Fall festivities, so be sure to get your tickets soon!

Price

$4 Reservations Required

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Liquid Light Glass

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 17, 2017
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Have you always wanted to make some beautiful glass crafts? Now you can! We will be visiting the Liquid Light Glass Studio to make these creations happen. You have your choice of creating two glass flowers or your very own glass paperweight. This will be a hands-on class, so get ready!

Price

$7.50 Transportation
$65 class
materials & instruction

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

“What’s and Why’s” of Funeral Planning at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 19, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

Description

This will not be a FRENCH Funerals Cremation sales presentation. We provide the answers you need to make the best choice for you and your family.

Presenter: Karla Barela

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 31, 2017
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

Description

Our furry four-legged friends have always been there for us, so why not include them in an event of their own? Bring your dog (leashed please) as we parade to show off their Halloween costumes. Winners will be given prizes! Join us for this first-ever event and you can be our very own judges! Friendly pets only.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Because of the Brave Luncheon

When

This event has already happened.
Nov 09, 2017
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

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

Description

This luncheon is to celebrate all the men and women of our armed forces. If you have served in our Military or want to show your appreciation- please join us as we will have a show for you! After all, we are home of the Free, because of the Brave.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

A "Fare" to Remember - Bodega Burger Company: Socorro

When

This event has already happened.
Nov 14, 2017
09:30 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Enjoy these series of tasty trips as we visit popular restaurants all around our state. Meals are at your own expense.

Celebrating their first 5 years of business, this Lounge is the perfect place for a good burger! Classified as an upscale burger joint, Bodega offers cheese steak empanadas, spicy tuna tacos and the good ‘ole classic Angus burger. Be sure to bring your appetite as they also offer a tasty Crème Brulee!

Check In: 9:45 am • Return: 4:00 pm

Price

Meal at your own expense.
$9.50 Transportation

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Los Alamos History Museum

When

This event has already happened.
Nov 16, 2017
09:30 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Visit an ancestral Pueblo site as we travel to this homestead-era museum that shares the remarkable history of Los Alamos. We will see historic buildings, outdoor venues, artifacts and much more throughout this interactive experience!

Price

$11.50 transportation
$15 admission
and guided tour

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Prostate Cancer Support Association of NM

When

This event has already happened.
Nov 16, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

Description

Prostate Cancer is the second most common cancer among men and you probably know someone who has it or have it yourself.  Do you want to know more about it and how it is diagnosed and treated? Join us.

Presenter: Prostate Cancer Support Association of NM

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102