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.
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
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.
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.