Senior Edition


By Holly Steel - For PCCOA



EATON — Senior card players: Bid Euchre, candy bar prizes for low, high, little horse, big horse, happens every Wednesday from 1-3:30 p.m. at the senior activities center. Lots of fun, all welcome, bring snacks to share.

San Antonio, Texas Presentation: Jake of Collette will be here on Wednesday, May 8 at 11:00 to speak with us about Christmas in San Antonio. A trip to the enchanting River Walk, the legendary Alamo, and the “Texas White House”. Date of the trip is Dec. 1-5.

Senior Day & Annual Meeting: Save the date, Tuesday, May 14, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. we will be having fun at the senior center! Free event, Safari Junction will be there, yummy cook-out, and lots of vendors.

Art Lab: Join us for our Firework Celebration Canvas Painting on Wednesday, May 22, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Cost is $12, Pre-Registration a must by calling 937-456-4947.

Wine and Design: Join us for a fun night of art, Wine & Design, and good company. We will be painting an Ohio State Plate. Cost is $35 for members and $50 for non-members. Pre-registration by May 24, by calling 937-456-4947.

Senior Prom: A “Waltz Down Memory Lane.” Join us June 15, from 6-9 p.m., featuring The Monarch Band, light hors d’oeuvres & refreshments served. $7 single, $12 couples at The Grange, get your tickets at the senior activities center.

Young’s Jersey Dairy: Young’s history begins in 1869 when relatives of the Young family built the red barn. Hap Young bought the 60-acre farm and house shortly after the end of World War II. For the next 10 years, Hap and his sons Carl, Bob, and Bill farmed the 60 acres, plus up to 500 additional rented acres. Join us Tuesday, Sept. 10, for this mini trip. Cost is $30, members, $40, nonmembers. Call to reserve your spot, 937-456-4947.

Soaring Eagles Casino: Let’s take a trip to Mount Pleasant, Michigan, Oct. 1 -3, to Soaring Eagle Casino Resort! Enjoy a variety of food options prepared by world-class chefs, bustle in town, or tootle around the casino and resort playing, relaxing and unwinding. Costs vary from $344 to $599. Call for more details.

Panama Canal: 16 days/15 nights, Nov. 2-17. Call for details on this fabulous cruise, 937-456-4947.

Venice to Rome: with Oceania Cruises on the Marina, Oct. 25-Nov. 4, 2020, departing U.S. on Oct. 24. So much to see and do on this cruise to Venice to Rome. Call for further details.

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 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 Steel

For PCCOA