Senior edition


By Holly Steele - For PCCOA



EATON — The Preble County Council on Aging Senior Center will be closed on Thursday, July 4.

Bingo: Join in on the Bingo fun, Tuesday, July 9, and Friday, July 19, both at 2 p.m. Thanks to Maple Gardens and Genesis for sponsoring.

Reflexology: Beginning July 18, we are offering reflexology at the Senior Activities Center. A great way to relieve stress and tension, improve blood supply, help nature achieve homeostasis and for general relaxation. Call us to make an appointment at 937-456-4947, cost is $40 per person/ per session.

Stretching Classes: Anytime Fitness will be here beginning July 10, offering stretching classes! This is an ongoing *free* class from 11-11:30 a.m.

Vision Screening: Prevent Blindness Vision Care Outreach has been rescheduled and will be here Wednesday, July 17 offering free open Vision Screening Clinic from 9-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-noon. A presentation on the State of Ohio’s Independent Living Older Blind Program will be held at 10:30-11 a.m. To pre-register and learn if you qualify call Stacey at 937-456-4947.

Flag Retirement Ceremony: Friday, July 12, we will be cooking out from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Ben Thaler, District Director Office of Congressman Warren Davidson, will speak at 1 p.m. At 2 p.m. we will commence with the Flag Retirement Ceremony. Bring your tattered flags to us before 2 p.m. that day. We are partnering with Daughters of the American Revolution Commodore Preble Chapter American Legion Post 215.

Mobile Clinic: Premier Community Health Mobile Clinic will be at the Senior Activities Center on Wednesday, July 10, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. They will be providing (for free) your cholesterol/HDL, Blood Glucose, and Hemoglobin A1c numbers. Appointments are required and can be made by calling 1-866-608-3463.

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 the U.S. on Oct. 24, 2020. 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 Steele

For PCCOA