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Lisa Allmendinger on August 9th, 2017

Story and photos by Lisa Carolin Sunday, Aug. 6 was a proud day for the Olmsted family. That’s when a sculpture in memory of family matriarch Nancy Olmsted was dedicated at the Intergenerational Garden at the Washington Street Educational Center in Chelsea. Nancy Olmsted died in 2012 at age 83. She was a Master Gardener […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 11th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 24th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin Hundreds and hundreds of people visited and participated in the 11th Annual Chelsea Spring Expo on Saturday, April 22 at the Washington Street Education Center. “I’ve had a lot of nice conversations and am getting good exposure,” said vendor Marilyn Jachalke, who was representing Global Marketplace. “We’ve got it down to a […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 21st, 2017

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Maurine Nelson for the information in this story.) Following the successful Silver Solutions Network round table discussion about volunteer opportunities in February, the new organization is focusing on matching senior retirees with employment possibilities. Volunteer connections will continue on March 31 at 1:30 p.m., with a visit to the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 29th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) The 11th annual Chelsea Spring Expo will be held on April 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will offer some great activities to celebrate Earth Day including a free educational wildlife show at 1:00 p.m. Based in Michigan, the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 16th, 2017

Organizers from the Adult Learners Institute ask you to save the date for the 2nd Annual Pam Radcliffe Memorial event called “Wellness Alternatives.” There will be Acupuncture, Yoga, Pilates, Massage Meditation, and Reiki at the Chelsea Senior Center on Saturday, May 20 from 12:30-5:30 p.m. Registration is $5.  

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 7th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jennifer Smith for the information in this story.) Free tax prep help is available at the Chelsea Senior Center for income qualified individuals with simple tax returns. There are appointments available in March with trained volunteers thanks to AARP and Washtenaw County United Way. Call the center for more […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 5th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information and photos and gallery at the bottom of this story.) The 2017 Festival of Tables was another wonderful event. The winners of the Golden Plate Award and the LOL Award was the Chelsea District Library with their “Peanuts/Snoopy” table. Other winners included: OMG Award […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Senior Center’s Intergenerational Garden and the 5 Healthy Towns Farmers Markets are looking for someone to manage the garden and coordinate children’s activities related to the garden and at the Farmers Markets. Overview: The Intergenerational Garden was established in […]

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