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Garage Sale – browse for furniture, jewelry and everything in between, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave. Call 535-0803 for more information.

Upcoming

Weight Watchers – meets Mondays from 2:30-3 p.m. (weigh in from 2-2:30 p.m.) at the Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave. Free registration during September; weekly $9 fee. Call 535-0803.

Night at the Bistro – tantalize your taste buds with an all-you-can-eat pasta dinner, 5:30 p.m., Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave. Tickets are $8 and available at the center’s reception desk. Call 535-0803 for more information.

Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Meeting – Sept. 26, 1-3 p.m., Hospitality House Senior Center, 216 S. Washington St., Newport. Sponsored by Rural Resources Community Action. Call (800) 776-9026.

Free Tax and Volunteer Training – Let AARP Tax-Aide teach you how to file your own taxes or how to join their ranks in counselor and leadership opportunities. Call (888) 227-7669 or visit www.aarp.org/taxaide.

Win $1,000 Raffle tickets on sale through Oct. 21 at the Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th. Drawing will be held at the center’s annual Oktoberfest dinner. For more information, call the center at 535-0803.

Community Colleges of Spokane Seniors Program – a wide variety of classes, from computers to fitness, are offered throughout Spokane during the fall quarter. Costs range from $13-$64. Call the Institute for Extended Learning at 533-4756 for more information.

Ongoing

AARP Senior Employment – Specializes in jobs for persons 55 years and older. Employers are looking for your years of experience, maturity and dependability, call 325-7712 for more information.

Aging and Long-term Care of Eastern Washington – The planning and management council usually meets the fourth Friday of each month from 1-3:30 p.m. at 1222 N. Post St. For more information, call 458-2509.

Arthritic Exercise Class – Mondays and Wednesdays from 3-4 p.m. at Hillyard Senior Center, 4001 N. Cook St. For more information, call 482-0803.

Carebears Support Group For those widowed or alone, this group meets every Monday from noon-1 p.m. at the Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th. For more information, call the center at 535-0803.

Ceramics, Watercolor and Writing Workshop – Spokane Valley Senior Center. For days and times, call 926-1937.

Crafts and Quilts – Thursdays from 9 a.m.-noon at Hillyard Senior Center, 4001 N. Cook St. For more information, call 482-0803.

Drop-In Beginning Computer Classes – Every other Monday, 10 a.m.-noon, Hillyard Senior Center. Free to members. Call 482-0803.

Fly Fish Casting – The Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th, is forming a fly-fishing class. For times, call the center at 535-0803.

Gentle Exercise – The Institute for Extended Learning seniors program is offering this class at several locations and times. For times, locations, dates and cost, call 279-6025.

Hearing Clinic – Fourth Tuesday of the month, 10-11 a.m., Spokane Valley Senior Center. For more information, call 926-1937.

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