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2nd Half with Lyngblomsten

Our Classes

500 Card Group

Calendar Apr 2, 2019 at 1 pm, runs for 12 weeks

Join us for a game of 500!

Beginners welcome.

Please register to reserve your spot.

Ageless Grace Exercise Class


with Pola Rest

Calendar Apr 5, 2019 at 1:30 pm

Practiced seated and to music, Ageless Grace consists of movements that are natural and organic. Classes provide chair exercise and cognitive and social benefits. Teacher: Pola Rest


Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome.

Aphasia Conversation Group
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Aphasia Conversation Group

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Calendar Jun 3, 2019 at 2 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Aphasia Conversation Group

Mondays, June 3-July 22

2-3:30 PM on the Lyngblomsten campus, Community Room (lower level)

Fee: $160 for all 8 sessions; partial scholarship opportunities available.

Special registration: To complete an intake form, email or call (612) 524-8802.  Inclusion is subject to space availability and intake qualifications.


Armchair Traveler: Vietnam: Top to Bottom


with Lynda Johnson

Calendar Jun 27, 2019 at 1 pm

Vietnam is a beautiful country filled with gracious and charming people.  Traveling from Hanoi in the north to the Mekong Delta in the far south provides insights into this country that brings up conflicting emotions for Americans.  Throughout history, Vietnam has been occupied by the Chinese, French, and the Japanese.  Cities like Hanoi, Hue, and Hoi An reflect the varied cultures that came together in 1975 to form Vietnam as we know it today.  Presenter: Pastor Lynda Thompson

 Free program; $3 pie and coffee (Optional; pay at the door). Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome.

Art History: Eileen Agar


with Angie Renee

Calendar Jun 24, 2019 at 10 am

Join local artist, Angie Renee who will lead a group discussion about famous artists in history and the artist’s impact on the world.

June 24: Eileen Agar

Come learn about the surrealist movement through the paintings and photography of Eileen Agar.

Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome.

FEE: $12/class: scholarships available.

Bingo & Picnic Lunch

Calendar Jun 7, 2019 at 12 pm

Friday, June 7 Picnic lunch

We’ll have burgers on the grill, potato salad, beans, corn on the cob, and watermelon. A great way to start out the summer, together enjoying a meal. Bingo starts around 1 PM. Prizes for every game.

Fee: $8.50 plus 50 cents for 2 Bingo cards. Please pay for Bingo separately when the games begin.

Registration required by June 5.

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Books-Cheese-Wine- with Author Calvin J. Roetzel I Knew We Wuz Poor, Coming of Age on a Arkansas Farm in the Great Depression


with Calvin J. Roetzel

Calendar Jun 13, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Calvin Roetzel will share about what the Great Depression taught him.  After general remarks from the book, he will would focus on the role stories played in entertainment (pre-radio and TV), recalling lessons of the past for the present, keeping the future open, the resurrecting the legacies of the deceased, and in providing release from the drudgery and boredom of the very hard farm life of the Great Depression. Calvin Roetz, Arnold Lowe Professor of Religious Studies (Emeritus) Macalester College; Sundet Professor of New Testament and Christian Studies (Emeritus) University of Minnesota

Fee: $6

Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome.

Caregiver Resource & Referral Program
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Caregiver Resource & Referral Program

Calendar Apr 1, 2019

For caregivers or care partners looking for ideas, suggestions, education, and support.  Lyngblomsten's trained and experienced social workers and nurses will listen to yor needs and formulate a plan by facilitating:

  • a brief needs assessments-can often be completed over the phone or by email.
  • a personalized response-lists of resources, referrals to programs, and educational materials provided.
  • a follow-up call to ensure you received the information and support needed.

Funded in part by the Older Americans Act Title III-E National FAmily Caregiver Support Program in partnership with the Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging.


Learn more:  contact Betsy Hoffman at (651) 414-5291 or

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