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Forsyth County Senior Services Handbag Auction to Benefit Older Adults in Need

Forsyth County Senior Services Handbag Auction to Benefit Older Adults in Need
Handbag auction taking place April 28   Forsyth County Senior Services will host a handbag auction event on Saturday, April 28 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Sexton Hall Enrichment Center located at 2115 Chloe Drive.   Gently used handbags, purses and wallets donated earlier this year will be available for bidding through a silent auction, with a few special items being auctioned off live. Proceeds from the auction will benefit older adults in need through Forsyth County Senior Services.   “We are excited to raise money for older adults in need in our community and to do it in such a fun way,” said Senior Services Director Ruthie Brew. “It’s ...

Senior Services’ April-May Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ April-May Newsletter Now Available
Gardening tips, jazz concerts and dance parties, day trips, the annual Senior Expo and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! Click here to read their April-May newsletter for details on what’s coming up. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.    

Forsyth Senior Expo Scheduled for April 14

Forsyth Senior Expo Scheduled for April 14
Annual event open to seniors, their families, friends and caregivers Forsyth County Senior Services is hosting their 16th annual Forsyth Senior Expo on Saturday, April 14, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Forsyth Conference Center at Lanier Technical College, located at 3410 Ronald Reagan Boulevard.  The Forsyth Senior Expo includes free admission for attendees and is a popular event for seniors, their families, friends and caregivers. The event hosts vendors from home care, senior living, legal services and more. Attendees also have access to free health screenings, refreshments and multiple opportunities to win door prizes.  For more information about the ...

Forsyth County Senior Services Accepting Handbag Donations for Benefit Auction

Forsyth County Senior Services Accepting Handbag Donations for Benefit Auction
Handbag auction to benefit older adults in need taking place April 28 Forsyth County Senior Services is seeking donations of gently used handbags, purses and wallets for their upcoming handbag auction that will benefit older adults in need. The auction will be held at Sexton Hall Enrichment Center on Saturday, April 28 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. “With the ‘spring cleaning’ season upon us, this is a great opportunity for anyone to declutter their closet while also being a part of a great cause,” said Senior Services Director Ruthie Brew.  Funds raised during the auction will help provide meals, transportation and life ...

Senior Services’ December-January Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ December-January Newsletter Now Available
Holiday events, fitness courses, a chili cook off, dancing, day trips, and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! Click here to read their December-January newsletter for details on what’s coming up. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Give the Gift of Meals to Homebound Seniors this Holiday Season

Give the Gift of Meals to Homebound Seniors this Holiday Season
Gifts may be tax-deductible   Give the gift of a nutritious meal, friendly visit and safety check to a local homebound senior citizen this holiday season by participating in the 2017 Home-Delivered Meals Holiday Gift Certificate Program. Meals purchased with a holiday gift certificate through Forsyth County Senior Services will be delivered through the Meals on Wheels program.   “The Meals on Wheels program does not only provide a warm and healthy meal. A meal delivery offers seniors valuable social interaction and a safety check,” said Senior Services Director Ruthie Brew. “Forsyth County Senior Services is proud of the support this program ...

Forsyth County Senior Services Seeks Holiday Gift Angels

Forsyth County Senior Services Seeks Holiday Gift Angels
Brighten the day of a local senior citizen this holiday season   Forsyth County Senior Services invites everyone to be a holiday angel to a local senior citizen by participating in the 2017 Holiday Gift Angels Program.   “The Holiday Gift Angels Program is a joy for Forsyth County Senior Services to host every year,” said Senior Services Director Ruthie Brew. “A gift from a stranger – however big or small – shows our seniors that they are thought of during the holiday season.”   Being a holiday angel is easy to do. Just follow these simple steps:   ...

Forsyth County Senior Services’ Sexton Hall Enrichment Center to Host Open House August 29

Forsyth County Senior Services’ Sexton Hall Enrichment Center to Host Open House August 29
Event celebrates the completion of recent renovations   Forsyth County Senior Services will host an open house and ice cream social Tuesday, August 29, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Sexton Hall Enrichment Center to celebrate the center’s recently completed renovations.   During the free event, attendees will have the opportunity to meet instructors and staff, tour the updated space, learn about upcoming programming and events, and enjoy ice cream sundaes, entertainment and prizes.   “We are so excited to show off our improved space to the public,” said Senior Services Director Ruthie Brew. “Sexton Hall Enrichment Center has so much to offer ...

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