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: 

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

MONTHLY MOVIE 

  
Monday, April 16 @ 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.


VETERAN'S SOCIAL


Tuesday, April 17 @ 10:30
Speaker:  Rochelle Mason, YVEDDI
Senior Services and the Veterans Service Office host this event for veterans.  Any veteran is invited to come out for a time of socialization and refreshments.  Ms. Mason will share information about a new veteran's shuttle as well as other transportation opportunities in Davie County.  Veterans only, please.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.



SENIOR BOOK CLUB 


Tuesday, April 17 @ 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.

HOMEBOUND MEAL VOLUNTEER TRAINING   


Thursday, April 19 @ 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, April 20 @ 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.

THEATRE CLUB


Tuesday, April 24 @ 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.

SPRING PARTY


Tuesday, April 24 @ 2:00pm
Celebrate Spring with this fun event.  We will enjoy delicious refreshments and be entertained by some of our very own seniors in a fun Variety Show.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SHARING & CARING  

  
Thursday, April 26 @ 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.  

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS 

  
Tuesday, May 1 @ 10:45am
A trained professional will take your blood pressure at no cost to you. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

NECKLACE CRAFT


Wednesday, May 2 @ 1:00pm
Instructor:  Beverly Aguirre, The Final Bead
Cost:  $5.00
Due to popular demand, Ms. Aguirre will return to teach another necklace class.  This time we will learn to make a beautiful necklace with fabric and marbles.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

LOOKING FORWARD . . . LIVING FORWARD


Friday, May 4 @ 10:00am
Speaker:  Dave Abrams and Jessica Smith
This is a group conversation that helps us explore, realize and look forward to a fulfilling "next act" of life.  Participants are encourages to access their won inner wisdom and recognize the wisdom in others.  Participants come away looking forward with a positive attitude toward aging and life.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ASK THE DOCTOR

  
Monday, May 7 @ 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.

HOT TOPICS IN ESTATE PLANNING


Tuesday, May 8 @ 10:45am
Speaker:  Lynne Hicks
Everyone, regardless of income, needs to do some type of estate planning.  Ms. Hicks will be here to bring us important information and answer some questions on this topic.  Open to adults of all ages - no children, please.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

GOT PLANS? ADVANCE CARE PLANNING WORKSHOP  


Tuesday, May 8 @ 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, May 8 @ 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, May 8 @ 5:30pm
A memory cafe is a social gathering for person with Alzheimer's or other dementia and their caregivers.  The cafe will offer a light meal and a celebration of May Day.  Open to anyone with memory loss and their caregiver.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.


SHARING & CARING  

  
Thursday, May 10 @ 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.  

MOTHER/DAUGHTER SOCIAL


Friday, May 11 @ 6:00pm
This event is open to ladies age 55 and older and their daughters, granddaughters, nieces or friends regardless of age.  Dinner will be provided.  After dinner we will have great entertainment by the Bermuda Village Tappers.  Ladies 55 and older without guests are welcome as well.  Ladies only, please.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

SENIOR LUNCH


Tuesday, May 15 @ 11:30am
This lunch will spotlight some of the winners of our SilverArts competition from this year.  A delicious lunch will follow.  Open to adults 55 and older.  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.