What's Going on at the CAL?

Check out what's happening next at the CAL!! Events and speakers are open to the public. (Dates and specific sign up information below. You do not need to be a member to try these events out!)

AARP Tax Clinic Dates: March 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26 & 29. April 2, 5, 9 & 12. Call the Worthington YMCA at 376-6197 (press 3 for receptionist) to schedule appointments.

March 15 - eBooks, Audio eBooks, and More! Presented by Nobles County staff at 1:30 pm. All welcome. No cost.

March 20 - String Art Make and Take with artist, Kelly Henkels, at 6:00 pm at the Center for Active Living. All Ages Welcome! Call 376-6457 for information on cost and to sign up.

March 21 - Fire and Fall Prevention Talk for Older Adults presented by Fire Chief, Rick Von Holdt, at 9 am. All welcomed! No cost.

March 22 - Spring Card-Making Workshop with Kathy Myer, from 9-11:30 am. Spring and Easter cards are pre-designed, die cut and ready to assemble. Make one, or make several! Open to all ages. Call 376-6457 for per card pricing and to sign up ASAP, so we can prepare!

March 26 - Pinochle refresher with Karen Feit at 1:00 pm.Call 376-6457 to sign up. All are Welcome! No charge.

March 27 - March Birthday lunch at 11:30 a.m. with Senior Dining! Call for cost and sign up.

March 28 - Medicare Talk with Q & A

April 2 - Pinochle refresher with Karen Feit at 1:00 pm.Call 376-6457 to sign up. All are Welcome! No charge.

April 3 - Tentative (date subject to change) - AARP Identity Theft Prevention Talk and Sponsored Lunch. Call 376-9718 to sign up.

April 5 - Sterling Drug Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic from 8:30 - 11: 15 am, with Nurse, Vicki Place. Sponsored by Sterling Drug. All Welcome. Free.

Line Dancing with Pat Brant is returning in April! (Possibly on the 12th??)  Learn to line dance, step-by-step! Leather-soled shoes are recommended! Pat teaches line dancing lessons weekly! Call 507-376-6457 to let us know if you would like to come! All are Welcome. Note: be sure to call ahead for info.

Join us as we explore the art of making handmade paper! A discussion about Papermaking with Margaret Vosburgh took place Thursday, January 25th! You are still welcome to join us for our next meeting, where we will be making handmade paper...most likely in April!  Call 376-6457 to sign up!

Class is forming!!! Jewelry Make-n-Take - Susan Middagh will provide designs/instruction for creating jewelry from glass or stone beads. Cost: $10 per necklace or bracelet; $5 for earrings. Classes: Monday afternoons at 12:30 pm. Pre-registration required. We are currently taking names for this class. Call 507-376-6457 to sign up.

Join the NEW Center for Active Living Genealogy research group or just come to learn! 


We would love to hear from you! We continually look for opportunities to expand the programs offered to include health education and screenings, social activities to combat loneliness and promote social involvement, provide and expand fitness programs, promote mental alertness and maintain mental health, active aging awareness, special events and day trips, and offer more volunteer opportunities within the community.

Come enjoy the Center for Active Living! We'll make aging fun!