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  • BINGO will start March 1 at 10:00–11:00 a.m., and will be held every first and third Monday of the month. You will need to call to reserve a seat for social distancing requirements.

  • “Craft Day” will start March 3 and will meet every first and 3 Wednesday of the month 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Bring your quilting, knitting, embroidering, etc. and there will be card making if you want to join in.

  • The Senior Center quilters are in need of material. If you would like to donate, please drop off at the Senior Center Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  We are also looking for a good sewing machine for the center.

  • CVSC has five new board members: Joyce Holes, Judy Safe, Jeff Latterell, Don Ryland and Karole Gehrke.

  • The Cannon Falls food shelf is in need of donations. Cannon Valley Senior Center will be taking donations for the food shelf. You can drop off your donation Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Here is a specific list of items needed: hearty soups (Progresso, Campbell’s Chunky), saltine crackers, Hamburger Helper, jelly, snack crackers, cookies, coffee.

  • Especially needed no food items: laundry detergent, dish soap, shampoo, pump hand soap, toothpaste. Any donation is welcome.

  • The gym is still closed to the public and we have no hallway walking at this time.


Matt Lambert is the editor of The Beacon. Contact him at

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