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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.


January 2015 Newsletter Online



AARP Tax Prep

Fridays thru 15 April call desk 952-472-6501 for information.

Orchestra Hall trip

Thursday April 2 10 AM. "Russian Easter Overture". $48 for concert and bus.

Defensive Driving

Thursday April 30 8:30-noon. 4 hour refresher course. Call 1-888-234-1294 to register.

Country Jam

Wednesday April 15 noon to 2 PM. Signup for lunch ($5) and listen to the music.

Animal Ambassadors

Wednesday April 15 10:45 AM. Birds, reptiles, and mammals are featured. Treat bags will be given away.


Wednesday 22 April at 12:40 PM.

Volunteer breakfast

Friday April 24 9:30 AM. Volunteers sign up now. Hot breakfast and music by the Banjo Boys.

Nordic Walking

Mondays at 10:45 AM starting 27 April. Led by Brigid O'Rourke. Poles ar provided. no charge.

The Evolving Garden

Wednesday 29 April at 10:45 AM. Ideas and practices to allow you and your garden to age together.

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.


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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.