HSS Briefs

Staff Writer
Tri-County Times

Coloring Book Workshop

Join us on Monday, June 20, at 1 p.m. for Coloring Book Workshop, facilitated by Norma at Heartland Senior Services, 205 S. Walnut Ave. in Ames. Whether you ‘re already a pro or trying it out for the first time, this workshop will be a great experience. You can bring your own coloring book and pencils or we can provide materials. No Charge! For more information, call 515-233-2906.

“Beautiful Ruins” Book Discussion

Join us at Heartland Senior Services, 205 S. Walnut Ave, Ames for a book discussion on “Beautiful Ruins” by Jess Walter on Tuesday, June 28, at 1 p.m. It is a story of an almost-love affair that begins on the Italian coast in 1962…and is rekindled in Hollywood fifty years later. Contact Phyllis at Heartland 515-233-2906 to check out a book.

Iowa State Fair Day Trip

Heartland Senior Services is planning its annual bus trip to the Iowa State Fair Wednesday, Aug. 17, which is Older American’s Day. We will leave Heartland Senior Services at 8 a.m. and arrive back in Ames by 4 p.m. The cost for the trip is $30, which includes motor coach transportation, admission ticket and a bottle of water. Call Heartland Senior Services at 515-233-2906 or stop in at 205 S. Walnut Ave. to purchase your ticket. Deadline for signup is Aug. 5. All tickets are nonrefundable.