Senior Edition

By Holly Steele - For The Register-Herald

EATON — Happiness Happens at the PCCOA: Happiness is abound this month at the Senior Center, come in and get your free token for happiness. On Friday, Aug. 12, at 10 a.m., we will share our Happy Moments together. Whether you are happy, unhappy, or somewhere in between, join us and we shall find happiness together!

Coffee Lovers Book Club: The next meeting will be on Thursday, Aug. 11, at 10 a.m. at the Preble County Senior Center. If you enjoy morning coffee and like books, you are welcome to join us. The Coffee Lover’s Book Club meets the second Thursday of each month. Call 937-456-4947 for more information.

Social Eight Cards players are gathering on Thursday, Aug. 11, from noon-4 p.m. at the Senior Center.

Trivia: Come in and test your trivia Monday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m. at the Senior Center.

Joy Tour & Travel: If you want to go bigger and broader in your travels, then come in Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 1:30, Joy Tour and Travel will be here giving a travel presentation which may wet your whistle for travel. A representative of Joy Tour and Travel will be back Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-noon to answer any travel questions and discuss all the places you can travel to. 937-456-4947.

Caregivers Support Group: Thank you to Heartland for sponsoring this month’s caregiver support group that happens, Wednesday, Aug. 17, at 10 a.m. at the Senior Center. Questions, call 937-456-4947.

Have you visited the Decade’s Diner for lunch? Choose from the daily special, combo, or the regular menu. Don’t forget to order one of the delicious homemade desserts made fresh by Maryanne! Located at the Preble County Activities Center, 800 East St. Clair Street in Eaton, the Decade’s Diner is open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The Decade’s Diner is open to the public and all ages are welcome. Carry-out is available. Call 937-456-4947 to place your order.

Visit our website at or the Preble County Council on Aging Facebook page for more information. Membership at the Senior Center is $10 a year. In addition to other benefits, members automatically receive our bi-monthly “Senior Scene” newsletter which features all the latest news.

Thursday Night Weekly Dance! The Thursday Night Dance is held from 5-8 p.m. at The Grange at 501 Nation Avenue, Eaton. The Silvertones, a local band from Camden, Ohio will provide an enjoyable evening of classic rock & roll and country music for your listening and dancing pleasure. Band members include Michael Powers on piano; Mike Buckley, lead guitar; Danny Witt, bass; and Gary “Pete” Peters on drums. The dance features delicious food, with a $1 menu, a 50/50 drawing, and door prizes. Admission is $3 per individual/$5 per couple. Join us for a fun evening!

By Holly Steele

For The Register-Herald