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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Congratulations to Ronni Barney, Ms. Senior Davie County 2018!  1st Runner Up was Nina Stallings. Thanks to all 8 ladies who competed. 

Open Enrollment for Medicare Part D is October 15 - December 7th.  Make your appointment today with one of our SHIIP counselors to review your prescription drug coverage or Advantage Plan!




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: 

MONTHLY MOVIE 

  

Monday, October 15 @ 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, October 16 @ 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.

SENIOR DINNER


Tuesday, October 16 @ 5:30pm
Speaker:  Julia Howard, NC House of Representatives
Our Senior Lunch has moved to dinner!  This event will feature an informative update from Raleigh by our House of Representatives member Julia Howard.  She will also take questions and concerns from the participants back to Raleigh.  A delicious meal will follow.  Open to those 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS


Wednesday, October 17 @ 10:00am - Bermuda Run Town Hall
Senior Services is working with others to create a comprehensive Aging Plan for Davie County.  This plan will help shape the future of aging in our county.  We need to know what is important to you as the county plans for aging in the future.  Let your voice be heard.  Open to the community of all ages.

HOMEBOUND MEAL VOLUNTEER TRAINING   

  

Thursday, October 18 @ 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, October 19 @ 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.


FALL DANCE


Friday, October 19 @ 6:00pm
Come show off your best moves.  "DJ Charlene" will play some favorite dance songs from all genres for you to enjoy.  Light refreshments will be serviced.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.



CARING FOR YOUR PETS

Monday, October 22 @ 10:45am
Speaker:  Representative from the Davie Humane Society
Whether you are a first time pet owner, haven't owned a pet in a while and are thinking of getting one, or have had pets for years, you are sure to learn some great tips at this seminar.  Open to adults of all ages.  No children, please.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.



FLU SHOTS

Tuesday, October 23, 9:00am - 1:00pm
By appointment only
Provider:  Foster Drug Company
Foster Drug will be here to give the shots at no cost to many insurance holders.  If possible, please come by Senior Services in advance to complete an insurance form.  Open to all ages.  Make appointment by calling 336-753-6230.


THEATRE CLUB

 
Tuesday, October 23 @ 1:00pm
Leader:  Mike Garner
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.

SHARING & CARING  

  
Thursday, October 25 @ 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.  

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS


Thursday, October 25 @ 2:00pm - Farmington Community Center
Senior Services is working with others to create a comprehensive Aging Plan for Davie County.  This plan will help shape the future of aging in our county.  We need to know what is important to you as the county plans for aging in the future.  Let your voice be heard.  Open to the community of all ages.

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS


Thursday, October 25 @ 6:00pm - Senior Services
Senior Services is working with others to create a comprehensive Aging Plan for Davie County.  This plan will help shape the future of aging in our county.  We need to know what is important to you as the county plans for aging in the future.  Let your voice be heard.  Open to the community of all ages.

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS


Monday, October 29 @ 10:00am - Center Community Building
Senior Services is working with others to create a comprehensive Aging Plan for Davie County.  This plan will help shape the future of aging in our county.  We need to know what is important to you as the county plans for aging in the future.  Let your voice be heard.  Open to the community of all ages.

HALLOW'S EVE PARTY


Tuesday, October 30 @ 2:00pm
We will celebrate Halloween a day early.  Wear your best costume and enjoy a cake walk, games and costume contest along with some great refreshments.  Open to adults 55 & older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

DINNER & A MOVIE


Thursday, November 1 @ 5:30pm
Enjoy dinner and stay for a great movie.  To learn the title call Senior Services on or after Oct. 23.  Open to those 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ASK THE DOCTOR

  
Monday, November 5 @ 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.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS 

  
Tuesday, November 6 @ 10:45am
A trained professional will take your blood pressure at no cost to you. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SHARING & CARING  

  
Thursday, November 8 @ 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.  

VETERAN'S APPRECIATION LUNCH OR DINNER


Thursday, November 8 - 1:00pm or 5:30pm
All veterans and active military personnel and one guest are invited to an event in their honor.  Both events will have a delicious meal and feature entertainment by "Gaining Ground" musical group.  Space is limited at each event, so call early to ensure you get to come to the time you desire.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

GOT PLANS? ADVANCE CARE PLANNING WORKSHOP  


Tuesday, November 13 @ 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, November 13 @ 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, November 13 @ 5:30pm
A memory cafe is a social gathering for persons with Alzheimer's or other dementia and their caregiver.  The event is offered at no charge and features a pizza dinner and a fun craft.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ELDER ABUSE SEMINAR


Wednesday, November 14 @ 10:45am
Speaker:  Carolyn Lewis, Lead Victim Services Coordinator, Davie Domestic Violence
Come learn more about elder abuse, including signs and how to report, at this seminar.  Open to adults of all ages, no children, please.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

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.