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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:
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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

 

Celebrating Older Americans Month (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
May 25, 2017
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Joins us as we celebrate Older American’s Month with a Pie A La Mode Social!

Palo Duro: Mesquite

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Hearing Loss: Clinic

When

This event has already happened.
Jun 01, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

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

Description

Free complete hearing evaluation at hearing aid clinic.

Prior Sign-up is required to attend presentations.

Palo Duro:Ponderosa

Presenter: Amber, Connect Hearing

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

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

Quilting at Palo Duro (Tuesday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 01, 2017
08:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Quilting is the process of sewing of two or more layers of fabric together to make a thicker padded material, usually to create a quilt or quilted garment. Typically, quilting is done with three layers: the top fabric or quilt top, batting or insulating material and backing material. Novice and experienced quilters are welcome. Donations of fabric and yarn are always appreciated.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Tuesday Angels Quilting at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 01, 2017
08:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

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

Description

A wide variety of items from donated materials. Everything produced is given to community groups and hospitals. Donations of fabric and yarn are always appreciated.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Sewing and Alterations

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 01, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Bring your latest sewing project and get help with any alterations or question you may have!

Instructor: Silva Gosso

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Leather Craft

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 01, 2017
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Learn the art of hand-tooled leather crafting. Students must buy leather. Some tools provided.

 

Price

$1.00 per month, $5.00 for new students

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Computer Lab at Palo Duro ( Mon, Tue, Fri)

When

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

Where

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

Description

Open Computer Lab

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Visiting Artists Series

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 01, 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.

Instructor: Judy Haag

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Pottery Open Studio/Lab (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 02, 2017
08:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

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

Description

Open Studio is for self-led intermediate students who wish to further explore projects independently. Students must complete at least one intermediate course with the pottery instructor or have proficient knowledge to be eligible for this course. All work will be fired in the studio. Materials fees apply

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Metalsmithing/Jewelry Lab

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 02, 2017
11:30 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Join us for a self-directed open shop for silver-smithing, enameling and other techniques of this beautiful art!

Instructor: Garcia and Taylor

Price

$1 per week for consumables

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Palo Duro Palettes

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 02, 2017
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

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

Description

We work in all mediums and share our knowledge and enthusiasm. Come sample a variety of methods, Ideas as well as new techniques. Materials are available

Instructor: Les Lamkin

Price

Free

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

Pottery at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 04, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

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

Description

All levels welcome. From pinch pots, slabs, coiling to wheel throwing. Self-directed. There is a material Fee.

 

Price

Fee for materials

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Get It Done! Quilting Session

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 04, 2017
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Chat while you “get done” those projects in this modern day quilting bee.

 

 

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Swedish Weaving (Palo Duro)

When

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

Where

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

Description

Swedish Weaving is an art of weaving yarns through a counted cloth, called Monk’s Cloth.

Instructor: Carla Lucero

Price

$10 Material Fee

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Quilting at Palo Duro (Saturday)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 05, 2017
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

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

Description

Quilting is the process of sewing of two or more layers of fabric together to make a thicker padded material, usually to create a quilt or quilted garment. Typically, quilting is done with three layers: the top fabric or quilt top, batting or insulating material and backing material. Novice and experienced quilters are welcome. Donations of fabric and yarn are always appreciated.

 

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

Line Dance: Advanced (Palo Duro on Mondays)

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Instructor: Doug

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Line Dancing: Beginning (Palo Duro) Monday

When

This event has already happened.
Aug 07, 2017
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

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

Description

Instructor: Gayle Mecca

Price

Free

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