Celebrating Older Americans Month: Senior Day 2018


By Holly Steele - For Preble County Council on Aging



Barb McFarland and Dorothy Coy

Barb McFarland and Dorothy Coy


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Betty Rieche, Apple iPad Winner and Stacey Fullmer, PCCOA Services Manager


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Charlene Smyer, Shelley Ratliff, PCCOA Executive Director and Dottie Swope


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New this year specialty talks, this one led by Kindred Hospice.


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Jake Dailey, ‘Jake’s Takes’ and Holly Steele, PCCOA Marketing Manager


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Prom King (Gene Sandlin) and Queen (Pam Hines)


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Outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year awarded to Joan Hemelgarn with Shelley Ratliff


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The Silvertones, Mike Buckley, Gary ‘Pete’ Peters, Danny Witt, and Dalton Perry


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Gary Vest, PCCOA Transportation Driver


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EATON — We had a blast celebrating Older Americans Month at our annual Senior Day Celebration on May 8. We had over 350 participants this year, which is a record for the Preble County Council on Aging!

It was great to see familiar faces, and new ones. Thanks to the 30 vendors that participated, our staff, volunteers, sponsors, speakers, and all the seniors who came out to celebrate with us! Remember the theme is “Engage at Every Age,” so show your support this May by sharing your stories at mail@prebleseniorcenter.org.

To stay up to date on all of our activities, trips and senior news sign up to receive our bi-monthly newsletter the “Senior Scene.” 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 our latest news and activities, additional benefits are discounts on trips and select activities.

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.

Barb McFarland and Dorothy Coy
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Barb-McFarland-and-Dorothy-Coy.jpgBarb McFarland and Dorothy Coy Submitted

Betty Rieche, Apple iPad Winner and Stacey Fullmer, PCCOA Services Manager
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Betty-Rieche-apple-ipad-winner.jpgBetty Rieche, Apple iPad Winner and Stacey Fullmer, PCCOA Services Manager Submitted

Charlene Smyer, Shelley Ratliff, PCCOA Executive Director and Dottie Swope
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Charlene-Smyer-Dottie-Swope-and-Shelley.jpgCharlene Smyer, Shelley Ratliff, PCCOA Executive Director and Dottie Swope Submitted

New this year specialty talks, this one led by Kindred Hospice.
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Hospice-talk.jpgNew this year specialty talks, this one led by Kindred Hospice. Submitted

Jake Dailey, ‘Jake’s Takes’ and Holly Steele, PCCOA Marketing Manager
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Jake-Dailey-and-Holly.jpgJake Dailey, ‘Jake’s Takes’ and Holly Steele, PCCOA Marketing Manager Submitted

Prom King (Gene Sandlin) and Queen (Pam Hines)
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Pam-and-Gene.jpgProm King (Gene Sandlin) and Queen (Pam Hines) Submitted

Outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year awarded to Joan Hemelgarn with Shelley Ratliff
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_senior-award-Joan-Hemelgarn-3.jpgOutstanding Senior Citizen of the Year awarded to Joan Hemelgarn with Shelley Ratliff Submitted

The Silvertones, Mike Buckley, Gary ‘Pete’ Peters, Danny Witt, and Dalton Perry
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Silvertones-2.jpgThe Silvertones, Mike Buckley, Gary ‘Pete’ Peters, Danny Witt, and Dalton Perry Submitted

Gary Vest, PCCOA Transportation Driver
https://www.registerherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2018/05/web1_Van-with-driver.jpgGary Vest, PCCOA Transportation Driver Submitted

By Holly Steele

For Preble County Council on Aging

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