Senior edition

By Holly Steele - For The Register-Herald

EATON — Thursday Night Weekly Dance: Thursday, Feb. 15, is our Sweetheart Dance at the Thursday Night Dance which is held from 5-8 p.m. at The Grange at 501 Nation Avenue, Eaton. Admission is $3 per individual/$5 per couple. Join us for a fun evening! Thanks to our sponsors this month, Greenbriar.

Closed: The senior center and its services will be closed, Monday, Feb. 19, in observance of President’s Day.

Easter Centerpieces: Today’s Harvest will be here on Tuesday, March 27, form 1:30-3:30 p.m. to participants to make Easter Centerpieces. All supplies provided. $20 payment due on or before Feb. 27.

Art Lab: Keep your brain active in a relaxing way by painting your own pottery. Join us, Feb. 28, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., different bisque products will be available for you to paint. Cost ranges from $8-$25. Call the senior center to reserve your spot, 937-456-4947.

Wine & Design: Come to a fun night out, paint a wine tumbler, drink wine, and bring a friend. This is in partnership with the Preble County Visual Art Center who will be leading us in the event. Sponsored by Senior Home Repair, light refreshments provided. Join us Wednesday, March 7 at 6 p.m. at the senior activities center. Pre-register by March 5, by calling 937-456-4947 or stopping in.

Tax Services: An AARP, IRS Certified, Tax Preparer will be at the senior activities center to offer free tax preparation. You must call to make an appointment at 937-456-4947.

Trip to Chicago, Illinois: 4 days and 3 nights in Chicago! Guided tour of Chicago, Navy Pier, the Science and Industry Museum, the Field Museum, and much more! Join us, June 4-7. Call Cookie to reserve your spot and discuss payments! 937-456-4947.

Findlay Market: Visit Ohio’s oldest continuously operated public market and one of Cincinnati’s most cherished markets. Check out the variety of fabulous fresh foods, artisan gifts and so much more. We are going to Findlay Market, Wednesday, May 2. Call Cookie to reserve your spot. $52, members, $64 non-members.

Trips: We have so many trips to offer you in 2018. Dayton Dragons on May 22, Cincinnati Reds on June 7, Levi Coffin on June 19 and Miami Valley Gaming on July 12. Stop in or call for further details.

Travel Show: Join us on March 6, at 2 p.m. for another great travel show! Get discounts on selected trips, win gift certificates, and pre-register for the amazing trips that we are offering in 2018!

All activities are located at the Senior Activities Center at 800 East St. Clair St. in Eaton, unless otherwise mentioned in the post. Like our Facebook Page at or give us a call at 937-456-4947. Visit our website at 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