Come enjoy this beautiful Center, The Elite Retreat a Community Center for Active Adults, located in the heart of Idaho Potato Country. We serve the wonderful residents of Northern Bingham County. The people in this area are friendly, hard working and patriotic. They value family, community, service and celebrate life. Won't you come join us!
Art Class With Heather
Every Wednesday at 4:30 pm LIVE on Facebook Heather will be giving Art Classes on our Page:
On our Facebook Page every other Wednesday starting Jan. 13th we will have special guests present a video on wellness.
Presentation on Jan. 13th, 2021 will be given by:
Julie Buck, University of Idaho Extension, Bingham County, Extension Educator, Family and Consumer Sciences.
Julie's programming areas include health, nutrition, food safety, 4-H youth development and Bingham county chair. Julie is a registered dietitian nutritionist and previously worked as a nutrition faculty member at Brigham Young University-Idaho.
Presenting on Jan. 27th, 2021 is Michelle Butterfield:
Michelle Butterfield is a Health Education Specialist Senior at Southeastern Idaho Public Health and has been with the health district since September 2006. She coordinates the Falls Prevention, Cancer Prevention, Physical Activity & Nutrition and the Diabetes, Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention Programs. She teaches our community members about healthy aging and ways to improve our quality of life. Making healthy choices is important throughout the life span and Michelle works as a resource to our communities! She also likes to remind us all to “Life your Life…..Not Your Age!” 😊
Soup Recipe Roundup
Share your favorite Soup Recipes with us on
Facebook under the post, Soup Recipe Roundup, and your recipe might be chosen to be on our March Menu. Enter until Jan., 29, 2021 an then Sharla and Katie will pick the winning recipe to be put on the menu in March. FUN!
Coming In February: Technology Taco Tuesday with Ben Fuhrman on Facebook
We will not be opening for congregate meals at this time. But you can still get
Curb Side Service at the United Community Methodist Church at 190 S Holmes!
We are offering curb side service during the COVID-19 Shut Down, and our remodel, but you must call the day before to order a meal so that we have enough for everyone. Call us at 208-357-3621 to order your meal. Call on Tuesday for Wednesday's Meal and Thursday for Friday's Meal. Come at noon to The United Community Methodist Church at 190 S Holmes, in Shelley to pickup your meal and park on the south side of the building so that we can see you. You can still use your meal card and meals are a suggested donation of $5.00 to anyone 60 and over. The menu will stay the same, but please be patient if we have substitutes as like many others we are having trouble purchasing certain items. If you have a need please let us know by calling us. We want to help where we can. Hope to hear from you soon! Same delicious meals just in take-out.
Special Thank You to the following for their Grants to our Center to help us stay in business during this trying time of COVID-19. Please send them a Thank You by donating to their causes!
*Meals on Wheels America with a $5,000.00 Grant for our Meal Program for COVID-19 Relief.
* Idaho Community Foundation with a $7,000.00 Grant to use for COVID-19 Relief to support our General Funds.
*The United Way of Southeast Idaho with a $1,428.57 Grant for our General Funds COVID-19 Relief.
*MDU Resources Foundation with a $1,000.00 Grant for our General Funds During COVID-19 Relief.
Due to our remodel, Fit and Fall Proof Classes will be held via ZOOM, every Tuesday and Thurday at 10:30 am. Below is the link to the class, please come join us!
Topic: FIT AND FALL PROOF EXERCISE CLASS
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Meeting ID: 781 4282 9664