Category archives for: Seniors

Ramona Senior Center to end month with cheese enchilada lunch

Ramona Senior Center at 434 Aqua Lane is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meals also are delivered to the homebound. Suggested lunch donation for seniors age 60 and older and for the homebound is $4. Transportation is $1. Lunch for a non-senior guest [...]

This week at Ramona Senior Center

2-2014.DSC_0325.WEBthumbnail

Ramona Senior Center at 434 Aqua Lane is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meals also are delivered to the homebound.

Suggested lunch donation for seniors age 60 and older and for the homebound is $4. Transportation is $1. Lunch for a non-senior guest of a senior is $6. For reservations and more information, call 760-789-0440.

All-you-can-eat Rib Fest on Saturday benefits senior center nutrition program

DSC_1664.FEATURE

All-you-can-eat barbecue baby back ribs and chicken will fill plates at the 9th Annual Ramona Community Rib Fest at Olive Peirce Middle School on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Proceeds will benefit Ramona Senior Center’s Nutrition Program.
Tickets are $15 for teens and adults. Hot dog dinners for children age 12 and younger are $2.
Potato salad and cole slaw will be added to the $15 plates. Chips will be with the children’s dinners. Tea and lemonade also will be served. In addition, a bake sale, music, face painting, root beer floats, soda and drawings for prizes are planned. To-go dinners are $15. The event will be in the school’s performing arts center, 1521 Hanson Lane. See www.ramonaseniorcenter.com for more.

Founder of sheriff’s Ramona Mounted Patrol Unit retires

John Degenfelder.cropped cake pic(1).WEBfeature

Members of the Ramona Sheriff’s Mounted Patrol unit gathered recently to honor John Degenfelder, who is retiring after 14 years of service as a mounted patrol volunteer.

As anyone who has been in Ramona for any length of time knows, John and Arvie Degenfelder are active caretakers of the community. After serving as a senior patrol volunteer for the sheriff’s station in Ramona for a number of years, John was approached with the idea of starting a mounted unit.

Ramona Senior Center celebrates 40th anniversary

*DSC_1143.WEBfeature

Celebrating the Ramona Senior Center’s 40th anniversary with a ribbon cutting are, from left: Ray Cardona, senior center director; Beth Bosworth, senior activities coordinator; Carol Fowler, Mary Black and Cindy Galloway, senior center board members; Pete Bakarich, board president; Nancy Walker, board member; Pat Wilson, volunteer and past board president; Pat Mumford, board member; Kathy Miller, Ramona Chamber of Commerce member; Charlotte Jensen, chamber president; Charlie Teichert, chamber member, and Myra Stickney, senior center board member. They stand in front of a sign reminding residents of the senior center’s

Ramona Senior Center

Ramona Senior Center at 434 Aqua Lane is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meals also are delivered to the homebound.

Suggested lunch donation for seniors age 60 and older and for the homebound is $4. Transportation is $1. Lunch for a non-senior guest of a senior is $6. For reservations and more information, call 760-789-0440.

Honoring thousands of hours of service to Ramona

Sheriff's volunteers.Untitled-1.FEATURE

After a lifetime of work, many seniors look forward to the relaxed lifestyle that retirement promises — but the men and women of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department Senior Volunteer Program in Ramona aren’t ready to settle down just yet.

Bill Hicks, the senior volunteer administrator at the sheriff’s Ramona station since 1998, spoke from experience when he said that this volunteer program is “just like a job,” and that these volunteers are “another set of eyes and ears for the Sheriff’s Department and Highway Patrol.”

Ramona Senior Center lines up week’s activities, menus

Ramona Senior Center at 434 Aqua Lane is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meals also are delivered to the homebound.

Suggested lunch donation for seniors age 60 and older and for the homebound is $4. Transportation is $1. Lunch for a non-senior guest of a senior is $6. For reservations and more information, call 760-789-0440.

Menu

Norvell donates $550 to rib fest benefiting senior nutrition program

IMG_6043.FEATURE

As a gold sponsor of Ramona Senior Center’s 9th Annual Rib Fest, Stephanie Norvell recently donated $550 to help put on the fundraiser that benefits the senior center’s nutrition program.

“I value the seniors in our community and want to help out when I can,” said Norvell, Town & Country Home Loans and Real Estate broker.

And, she added, “I’m proud to support Pete (Bakarich),” senior center board member who heads the rib fest committee each year.

Ramona Senior Center

Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meals also are delivered to the homebound.

Suggested lunch donation for seniors age 60 and older and for the homebound is $4. Transportation is $1. Lunch for a non-senior guest of a senior is $6. For reservations and more information, call 760-789-044

Facebook

);