Senior edition


By Holly Steele - For The Register-Herald



EATON — Big Wheels for Meals March 20-24: We will have guests from Preble County Medical Center, Preble County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Preble County Library, Preble County Commissioners office, and many more delivering meals to our Preble County seniors this week!

Transportation: We are available to transport seniors to medical, dental, grocery, and bank appointments. We have 16 drivers and 16 vans plus two new wheel chair accessible mini vans coming any day now. Call us today to schedule at 937-456-4947

“ARK, Let’s Go There!” Make your reservations now to go on this wonderful adventure to the Ark Encounter in Kentucky. This package includes one meal (with taxes and gratuities), admission to the Ark, and riding in style via the Motorcoach. Park at the senior center and let us take you on this Ark adventure! This trip is scheduled for Tuesday, May 16, make your reservations with Cookie by April 16. Call 937-456-4947 ext. 220.

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: A battlefield shrine to Union & Confederate soldiers, plus “Jonah” at the Millennium Theatre. Join us for this 4 day-3 night trip, Sept. 26-29. Stop in for further details or call Cookie at 937-456-4947.

Friday Movie: Movie Matinee this Friday, March 24 at 1:30, “Race,”

Medicare 101: Anyone who wants to learn a little more about Medicare, and have their questions answered by a Certified OSHIP Counselor from Columbus, should stop by the senior center Thursday, April 6, at 2 p.m.

Fun Friday: Join in the fun April 7, at noon, as we hear a Garden Talk from Teresa representing Stockslagers Greenhouse & Garden Center. Members pay $3, non-members pay $5. Please purchase tickets in advance at the senior activities center.

Desert Auction: Bid on desserts donated from local businesses and senior center members. Plan to attend on April 14, at 2 p.m., have fun, and bid for a chance to win delicious desserts for the holiday!

All activities are located at the Senior Activities Center at 800 East St. Clair St. in Eaton, unless otherwise mentioned. Like our Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/preblecountycouncilonaging/ or give us a call at 937-456-4947. Visit our website at www.PrebleSeniorCenter.org. Membership at the Senior Center is $10 a year. In addition to other benefits, members automatically receive our bi-monthly “Senior Scene” newsletter that features all our latest news and activities.

By Holly Steele

For The Register-Herald