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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.

August 2014 Newsletter Online


Defensive Driving

September 16 at 8:30-12:00 refresher course call 1-888-234-1294 to register.

Gillespie Golf Tournement

Monday 8 September - noon start. Registration forms at front desk.

The HOME Program

(Household and Outside Maintenance for the Elderly) Wednesday 17 September 10:45 AM. Do you need help on household maintenance, yardwork etc. Senior Community Services has expanded its HOME Service to include Mound, Orono, Long Lake, Spring Park and some other communities. All residents over 60 can use the program.


Wednesday 10 September 12:40 PM

Country Jam

Wednesday September 17 noon to 2 PM. Signup for lunch ($5) and listen to the music.

The Perfect Fire Storm

Wednesday 24 September 10:30 AM - Progra will look at a number of historic Minnesota fires from 1870-1920.

Old Log Theater trip

Wednesday 24 September 12:30 PM "Life Could Be A Dream" Cost $33 includes bus and show.

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.