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Welcome to the October Virtual East Side Cafe!  We can’t wait for the day when we can sit down with you and enjoy a meal with the community that you’ve helped build at the East Side Cafe.  But until then, please enjoy the following videos, recipes, and activities!

Activity Sheet

coloring page featuring Paul Bunyan and Babe

If you’ve attended the East Side Cafe in the past, you may have participated in a fun round of trivia!  This month, please enjoy the following activity sheet – there is a bit of trivia, a word scramble, a word search, and some coloring pages to enjoy!  

Performance by Songs for Senior Citizens

Enjoy another  performance from Songs for Senior Citizens, a community band based in California.  We were so honored when they contacted us about sharing their music with our cafe guests – enjoy!  

HeartWise Project

This month, we are thankful for students from The HeartWise Project who sent in a variety of fun and entertaining videos for all of us to enjoy together!  Click the videos below for recipe demonstrations, music, and more!  

Free Coloring Books

Coloring book page of a vw bus

Coloring can be a fantastic way to relax – and we have a large selection of free, printable coloring books for you to enjoy!  We put a call for volunteers to create art that we could complile into coloring books and we were so thankful for the tremendous response!  New volumes are added to our website regularly.

No printer?  Contact us at [email protected] or 651-683-2326 and we can mail you a printed copy if you are 60+ and in our service area.  

Bye For Now

Thank you so much for visiting the Virtual East Side Cafe!  We hope you had fun and we hope that you will join us next month for our next installment on November 12th.

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