Senior edition

By Holly Steele - For PCCOA

EATON — Breakfast Bingo: Join us for breakfast and bingo on Friday, Feb. 7 at 9 a.m. at The Grange. Cost is $3 for members and $5 for non-members.

Writing Series: Learn how to create journal of your memories. Bring a journal with you to write in. Two classes left on Mondays, Feb. 3 and 10 at 3 p.m. Three person minimum, so pre-registration is an absolute must by calling 937-456-4947. $10 per class, which I hear is worth it!

Tax Prep: It’s that time of year! An AARP, IRS Certified Tax Preparer will be at the Senior Activities Center to offer Free Tax Preparation beginning in February. Call and make your appointment today, 937-456-4947. No walk-ins accepted.

Bingo: Join us at the senior activities center for bingo on Tuesday, February 11 at 2:00 and/or Friday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m. Thanks to Maple Gardens for sponsoring.

Patrolling Paws for a Cause: Come to the senior activities center to get your $10 tickets for the all you can eat spaghetti dinner, dessert auction, gift baskets, live music and more fun on Saturday, Feb. 8, doors open at 4:30 p.m. for dinner. All proceeds go to raise money and awareness for our local senior citizens who are struggling for meals and care. This event takes place at the Twin Valley South High School.

Paint the Towne: Paint the Towne is a paint-your-own poetry studio providing creative entertainment for everyone. A group project is included in the cost, relax and create an artistic keepsake with your friends. Lunch will be at Little Sheba’s followed by ice cream at Ullery’s in Richmond’s Historic Depot District. Cost for members is $27, non-members is $42. This trip is on Tuesday, April 21, you must sign up and reserve your spot for all trips.

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Museum: This museum of conscience, an education center, a convener of dialogue, and a beacon of light for inclusive freedom around the globe. Rooted in the stories of the Underground Railroad, they illuminate the true meaning of inclusive freedom by presenting permanent and special exhibits that inspire, public programming that provoke dialogue and action, and educational resources that equip modern abolitionists. A motor coach trip in Tuesday, April 7. Cost is $67 for members, and $82 for non-members.

CATS: Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater – “Memory”. This is a Saturday, May 30, performance on the Schuster Center in Dayton. Cost is $138 for members and $153 for non-members.

Springfield Antique Centers: They have hundreds of thousands of antiques for sale. You will find furniture, primitives, pottery, glass, coins, jewelry, soda pop, gas & oil, architecture, dolls, toys, comic books, military, books clothing, and more! Join us Tuesday, June 9, cost is $29 for members, and $44 for non-members.

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