Jazz Jam is Feb. 19

Heartland’s Jazz Jam will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Heartland Senior Services, 205 S. Walnut Ave. in Ames. If you are looking for a little swing and soul, stop on by. All are welcome - admission is $2. For more information, call 515-233-2906. Visit www.heartlandseniorservices.com for more information on upcoming events.

Beginner’s Computer Class

An eight–session beginning computer course will be offered for those getting acquainted or who have limited ability with computers. The course, instructed by volunteer Herb Harmison, will cover Windows, word processing, email and an introduction to the Internet. Classes will be on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from Feb. 19-March 7, at Collegiate Presbyterian Church, 159 N. Sheldon Ave., Ames, from 10-11:30 a.m.

Some Windows portables will be available but participants are welcome to bring their own. The cost of the course is $40, with class size limited to 10. For reservations or further information, contact Phyllis Craig, Heartland activity director and volunteer coordinator at 515-233-2906 or pcraig@hsservicesia.com.


Come join us on Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 1-2:30 p.m. and play BUNCO. Bunco is a dice game played with four people per table. Enjoy the fun — anyone can play. No previous experience is needed. Prizes will be given for the most games, most buncos and least games. Cost per person is $3. If you are interested in playing, contact Heartland Senior Services at 515-233-2906.