Senior Services

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A North Carolina Certified "Senior Center of Excellence"



MISSION


It is the mission of Davie County Senior Services to provide seniors with accessible services and opportunities for fellowship, fun, and learning through activities and programs that enrich lives.
  

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UPCOMING EVENTS


ALL OF THE BELOW ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE AT OUR MOCKSVILLE SITE, THE BOBBY H. KNIGHT SENIOR SERVICES BUILDING, 278 MERONEY STREET, MOCKSVILLE, UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED: 

BOWLING LUNCH


Monday, August 13 @ 12:30pm
This lunch is for current bowlers and those who would like to join.  We will be picking teams for the next league and awarding trophies to last season's winners.  If you are not able to make the lunch, but want to bowl, call us and let us know.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

WHICH REHAB IS BEST FOR YOU?


Tuesday, August 14 @ 10:45am
Speaker:  Leigh Hammond, RN, MSN, Novant Health
Did you know there are several different types of rehab after an injury or surgery?  Come learn more at this informative seminar.  Open to adults of all ages - no children, please.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

GOT PLANS? ADVANCE CARE PLANNING WORKSHOP  


Tuesday, August 14 @ 1:00pm
We plan for college, marriage, a baby and retirement, but we don't prepare for the end of life. Let's change that! Representatives will be on hand to take care of everything you need to complete your advance care directives. Bring a photo ID. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SCRAPBOOKING   


Tuesday, August 14 @ 2:00pm
Bring your supplies and your current projects and "scrap" with friends. This group is open to all ages. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

MEMORY CAFE


Tuesday, August 14 @ 5:30pm
A memory cafe is a social gathering for persons with Alzheimer's or other dementia and their caregivers.  The cafe is free and offers an ice cream sundae bar and fun movement activities to music.  A family member or friend must accompany the guest.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.  

HOMEBOUND MEAL VOLUNTEER TRAINING   

  
Thursday, August 16 @ 3:00pm
This training is for those who are interested in volunteering to deliver homebound meals.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ADULT COLORING WITH DONNA 

 
Friday, August 17 @ 10:00am 
Bring your supplies or use some of ours.  Coloring is a fun, relaxing hobby that's not just for kids anymore.  Open to adults 55 and older.  No pre-registration required.

MEET & GREET FOR MS SENIOR DAVIE COUNTY PAGEANT


Friday, August 17 @ 2:00pm
All ladies who are thinking of participating in the Ms. Senior Davie County Pageant are invited to attend this event in order to learn more about the pageant, meet other contestants and get some tips and advice from previous queens. Open to ladies 55 and older who are residents of Davie County.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

MONTHLY MOVIE 

  
Monday, August 20 @ 1:00pm
Each month we will show a movie. Of course there will be popcorn. To learn the title, call Senior Services on or after the Tuesday prior to the movie date. Open to those 55 & older. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SENIOR BOOK CLUB

   
Tuesday, August 21 @ 1:00pm 
Leader: Genny Hinkle 
At each meeting you will discuss the book that was read the month before and receive the new book to read. Books are provided at no charge. Co-sponsored by the Davie County Public Library. Open to those 55 and older. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

WELCOME TO MEDICARE LUNCHEON


Thursday, August 23 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
If you will be eligible for Medicare soon attend this event to learn about the many options available.  We will discuss the basics of Medicare, including Parts A & B, supplements, prescription drug plans, Advantage plans and assistance programs to help pay for some Medicare-related costs.  A light lunch will follow.  Open to anyone who will soon be on Medicare.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SHARING & CARING  

  
Thursday, August 23 @ 1:00pm
Do you have a passion for crafting? Bring your handwork / portable project and join this fun group for a time to share, fellowship and craft together making projects to give to those in need.  

PICKLEBALL DEMONSTRATION


Friday, August 24 @ 10am
Learn more about this sport consisting of elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong.  It is easy to learn and fun to play.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SINGLES SOCIAL


Tuesday, August 28 @ 1:00pm
All single seniors, whether widowed, divorced or never married are invited to this event which will have refreshments and a fun game.  Open to single adults age 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

THEATRE CLUB


Tuesday, August 28 @ 1:00pm
This group meets the 4th Tuesday of each month to discuss various theatrical options in the area and to choose different plays and performances to attend as a group.  Each person pays for their ticket.  Open to adults 55 and older.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS 

  
Tuesday, September 4 @ 10:45am
A trained professional will take your blood pressure at no cost to you. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

BINGO


Thursday, September 6 @ 1:00pm
Sponsored by:  Andrea Kimura, Mays Gibson & Keith Beck
Come out for some fun games of Bingo.  Refreshments will be served. Open to those 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ASK THE DOCTOR

  
Monday, September 10 @ 10:45am
Dr. Kimberly will be here to answer your questions and share some of the latest medical information with you. Open to adults 55 & older. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

Congratulations to Judy Phillips, Ms. Senior Davie County 2017!  1st Runner Up was Rita Keen.  Thanks to all 6 ladies who competed.

 

RESOURCE GUIDE 

 


The Community Resource Guide for Older Adults in Davie County is a listing of resources available for older adults in our county and we hope that you find it a useful tool. If you find any errors regarding contact information or know of other resources that might should be included, please email the information to seniorguide@daviecountync.gov . You may click on the link below to view the guide. It is also available under the Services tab on our website. Click here to access Community Resource Guide.



THEATRE CLUB

 
Tuesday, September 26 @ 1:00pm
This group meets once per month to discuss various theatrical options in the area and to choose different plays and performances to attend as a group.  Each person pays f
or their ticket.  Open to those 55 and older.

THEATRE CLUB

 
Tuesday, September 26 @ 1:00pm
This group meets once per month to discuss various theatrical options in the area and to choose different plays and performances to attend as a group.  Each person pays for their ticket.  Open to those 55 and older.