Wounded Warriors – Their Last Battle
Presented by Carole Quackenbush, RN
VITAS Veteran’s Liaison
Thursday, November 21, 2013
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
This presentation reviews the impact military service and combat can have on a veteran’s life.
We also want to honor the veterans and their families who are present.
Light refreshments will be served.
Information & Referral Hotline:
513.867.1998 or klowery@Community-First.org. Certified specialists are available to work with older adults and their adult children seeking area services and support, including medicare assistance.
Crafts for a Cause
12:30-3:00 p.m., Wednesdays
The craft group at the West Chester Activity Center has been very busy making gifts for various agencies. Their projects have included making refrigerator magnets for Home-delivered Meals recipients, huggable dolls and bunnies for hospitalized children, and flower fairies for the Dragonfly Foundation. One of their current projects is making small blankets for the residents of the Butler County Care Facility. The group would love to have you join!
Card Players Needed:
500 - Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Hand & Foot (Canasta) - Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Party Bridge - Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:15 - 3 p.m.
These are existing groups that could use a few more players. If you’re interested, just stop in!
Mah Jongg Group Looking for More Members
Mondays and Thursdays, 12:30 – 4 p.m.
Join our existing group to play this fascinating and addictive ancient Chinese tile game. Players of all levels are welcome. If you are new to the game, free lessons are available at 4 p.m. on Thursdays.
New Group Forming: Dominoes
Wednesdays, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Do you know how to play dominoes? Even if you don’t, it’s fun, addictive, and very easy to learn.
Intermediate Painting Class
Thursdays, October 10 – November 14, 10 a.m. – Noon
Deadline to register: October 3
Cost: $5/class for members, $8/class for non-members
A follow-up to the Beginning Painting Class, this class will continue to explore painting techniques, incorporating mixed media and modeling paste. Students will be responsible for purchasing their own supplies, a list of which will be provided upon registration.
Open Mic Friday in the Lounge
3rd Friday of Each Month, 3 – 4 p.m.
Do you sing or play an instrument? Get together with your fellow talented members for an informal hour of music. Play, sing along, or just sit back and enjoy the entertainment!
AARP Driver Safety Training
Wednesday, November 13, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Deadline to register: November 8
Cost: $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members of AARP
Brush up on your driving skills with this one-day class, and possibly qualify for an auto insurance discount. Consult with your insurance agent for discount details.
Colonial Schools Countdown to 2014!
Monday, December 30, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Deadline to register: December 24
Cost: $5 per child
Members, bring your children and grandchildren to the West Chester Activity Center for a celebration of the New Year, sponsored by Colonial Schools. We’ll have refreshments, fun activities for you and your family, and a New Year’s Eve countdown at Noon!