Tag Archives: Halsted Center

Just January Scribbles

Tell me what you plan to do with your one, wild, precious life?: Mary OliverJust January ScribblesResponding to the prompt copied above, I doubt that I will be doing much samba dancing, given that I just celebrated my seventy-fourth New … Continue reading

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Indulging a Conceit

Start by doing what’s necessary, then what’s possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible. Francis of AssisiIndulging a Conceit Scene: Michael, OttoOtto:I have had men out looking for you.Michael: Your Grace, First-born, but last considered, I have played Jacob … Continue reading

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100 Words-June 23, 2015

I’ve been invited to take part in a radio interview during the Pride Parade, Sunday. I was recommended by the Director of the Center on Halsted to a progressive radio station, here in Chicago, as a representative of the Senior … Continue reading

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100 Words- June 17, 2015

It’s Wednesday. The plan was to visit the Center just for the discussion, which meant I wouldn’t have had to leave to catch the bus quite so early. However, when the time came, I just didn’t have the energy to … Continue reading

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100 Words- May 28, 2015

Had an extraordinary day, today. Received a package from Penny. She sent me three books, a few sweets and a letter that I have had a chance to read. Brita and Renee, two Halsted Center stalwarts visited, and, I went … Continue reading

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The Oklahoma University Conversation

March 11, 2015 My dear Alphonse, Spent a few hours, yesterday, at the Center. The activity, as always on Tuesdays, was a discussion. I skipped the lunch, supplied by some city program. My major interest has always been the discussion … Continue reading

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Pride Parade Menu- Senior Luncheon- Halsted Center 6/29/14

Pride Parade Menu Lemon quinoa mint salad zucchini, yellow quash, red onion, corn, this is a gluten free, vegetarian and dairy free Whole wheat cos cos salad w Parmesan w asparagus, spinach, basil pesto, tomato, and \Parmesan Honey ginger fruit … Continue reading

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