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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.

April 2014 Newsletter Online


AARP/TaxAide tax preparation

Fridays 9-3: signup at front desk (952-472-6501). bring social securit card, photo ID, last years tax forms, and tax records from this year (2013).

Defensive Dring class

Refresher April 4 8:30-12:30; Call 1-888-234-1294 to register.

Trip to Treasure Island Casino

Tuesday April 8 at 7:50 AM. Cost $23 receive $18 upon arrival. Seating limited, sign up at front desk 952-472-6501


Wed 9 April 12:40 PM

Country Jam

Wednesday April16 noon to 2 PM. Signup for lunch ($5) and listen to the music. Fund raiser for Wesstonka Food Shelf.

Battle of the Bulge talk

Wednesday April 16 at 10:30. by Dan Hartman.

Spring Fling & Gillespie Singers Spring Show

Wednesday April 23 at noon. Members bring a friend for free lunch. Silent Auction & door prizes.

House of Moy dinner

Saturday April 26 4:30 to 7:30 Sweet & Sour Chicken. Adults $15 kids 6-12 $8. Limited (150) seating.

Program: Good Grief Charlie Brown

Wednesday April 30 at 10:45 AM. Learn the history of Charles Schultz and Peanuts.

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.


lunch menus


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

Checkout current and past winners. Check out the current winners 2012-2013 Sweepstakes Also prior year winners at 2011-2012 Sweepstakes the 2010-2011 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.

Rent the Center

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.