Welcome to The Gillespie Center
The Gillespie Center 2590 Commerce BLVD, Mound MN 952-472-6501 is the pride and joy of the Westonka area. It has a beautiful building that was built and is maintained by donations and efforts of the citizens of the community. It has beautiful surroundings and it is located next to a wetland overlooking Lake Minnetonka. Seniors and other community members can gather, relax and enjoy a cup of coffee and participate in the many fine programs and activities that are available.
Al & Almas cruises
every Monday (August 3, 10, 17, 24) $16 starts at 11:30. Tickets must be bought at Gillespie by previous Friday. Light lunch included.
4 hour refresher. Monday August 10 8:30-12:30. call 1-888-234-1294 to register.
August Hit Parade
Wednesday August 12, 10:45 AM. Presented by Full Bloom. Songs memories are made from.
Thursday August 13, 12:40 PM.
Wednesday August 19 noon to 2 PM. Signup for lunch ($5) and listen to the music.
Turtle Lake Casino trip
Thursday August 20, 7:50. $5 coach bus to casino, signup required 952-472-6501
Antique Motorcycle show and Flea Market
Saturday August 22, 11 AM -- 3 PM. Motorcycles, music, food.
Trip to Canterbury Park
Thursday August 27 5 PM. live horse racing. $12 members ($14 nonmembers) for the bus. Park entry $1, food extra. Signup required 952-472-6501
Mondays at 10:45 AM every week. Led by Brigid O'Rourke. Poles ar provided. no charge.
Other regular items
Try some of the following regular items: Book club, Bridge, excersise groups, Art group, Photo group, Cribbage, Quilters, Farkle, craft group, 500.
Hidden Treasures Store
Stop in and shop Wednesdays 10-noon and Thursdays 10-3.
Buy gift cards at The Gillespie Center and the center receives a portion of the money. A full list of the available cards is at the front desk.
2012-2013 & 2013-2014 Sweepstakes
Join your friends for coffee, conversation and treats 8-10 Monday thru Friday.
Other items of interest
Seniors on the Go
LMCC (Lake Minnetonka Cable Commission) produces a program "Seniors on the Go" that often includes a number of items related to the Gillespie Center. The program is shown on cable channel 12 Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 AM and also Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30 PM.
Planning a Wedding, Anniversary, Reunion, Party or anything else that needs a venue, call Wendie our Rental Event Coordinator at the Center (952) 472-7563.