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 Diane Koeval, Ms. Senior Davie County 2019!  1st Runner Up was Alice Barnette.

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: 


SENIOR BOOK CLUB   

Tuesday, October 15 @ 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.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS SEMINAR


Wednesday, October 16 @ 10:45am
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and affects millions - women and men - of every race, religion, culture and status.  Learn more at this seminar.  Open to adults of all ages.  No children, please. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

MEDICARE PART D OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT


Wednesday, October 16 - 10am - 4pm - by appointment only
Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.  During this time people with Medicare may enroll in or change their Prescription Drug Coverage or Medicare Advantage Plan.  SHIIP counselors are here to help you do this.  Call 336-753-6230 for your appointment.

HOMEBOUND MEAL VOLUNTEER TRAINING   

  

Thursday, October 17 @ 3:00pm
This training is for those who are interested in volunteering to deliver homebound meals.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

DINNER & A MOVIE


Thursday, October 17 @ 5:30pm
MPLC License Number:  504213926
Enjoy dinner & stay for a great movie.  To learn the title call Senior Services on or after Oct. 8.  This event is open to anyone 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ADULT COLORING WITH DONNA  


Friday, October 18 @ 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.

MONTHLY MOVIE   


Monday, October 21 @ 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.


THEATRE CLUB

Tuesday, October 22 @ 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.


MEDICARE PART D OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT
Wednesday, October 23 - 10am - 4pm - by appointment only
Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.  During this time people with Medicare may enroll in or change their Prescription Drug Coverage or Medicare Advantage Plan.  SHIIP counselors are here to help you do this.  Call 336-753-6230 for your appointment.

CAREGIVER ACADEMY - THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE!
Wednesday, October 23 @ 1:00 - 2:30pm

Wake Forest Baptist Health Davie Medical Center

We are pleased to be a partner in the Caregiver Academy, which meets monthly to provide education and support to caregivers.  This month we will discuss techniques for managing caregiving in the face of family and visitor opinions and questions through intentional emotional regulation, recognition of trigger points and release of defensiveness.  RSVP in advance to 336-713-2378.

VETERAN'S SOCIAL


Tuesday, October 29 @ 10:30am
Any veteran is invited to come out for a time of socialization and refreshments.  Brian Byrd with the Davie County EMS department will speak about when ambulances can provide rides to the VA.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

MEDICARE PART D OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT


Wednesday, October 30 - 10am - 4pm - by appointment only

Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.  During this time people with Medicare may enroll in or change their Prescription Drug Coverage or Medicare Advantage Plan.  SHIIP counselors are here to help you do this.  Call 336-753-6230 for your appointment.


HALLOWEEN PARTY


Thursday, October 31 @ 2:00pm
Wear your best costume and enjoy a cake walk, games and costume contest along with some great refreshments.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ASK THE DOCTOR

  
Monday, November 4 @ 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.

RACQUETBALL LESSONS

Monday, November 4 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm - Davie Family YMCA
Facilitator:  Ted Freshwater
No cost
Enjoy playing racquetball or want to learn?  Join us for lessons.  Open to adults 50 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS 

  
Tuesday, November 5 @ 10:45am
A trained professional will take your blood pressure at no cost to you. RSVP to 336-753-6230.

DESIGNING COLORS


Tuesday, November 5 @ 12:30pm

Leader:  Patti Armstrong
Patti will show the group a new way to color, bringing picture to life with bold and vivid colors.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

MEDICARE PART D OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT


Wednesday, November 6 - 10am - 4pm - by appointment only
Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.  During this time people with Medicare may enroll in or change their Prescription Drug Coverage or Medicare Advantage Plan.  SHIIP counselors are here to help you do this.  Call 336-753-6230 for your appointment.

VETERANS APPRECIATION LUNCH OR DINNER


Thursday, November 7 at 1:00pm OR 6:00pm
All veterans and active military personnel and one guest are invited to a meal in their honor.  Both events will have a delicious meal and feature entertainment from "Gaining Ground".  Space is limited at each event, so call early to be sure you get to come at the time you desire.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

GOT PLANS? ADVANCE CARE PLANNING WORKSHOP  

  


Tuesday, November 12 @ 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 12 @ 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 12 @ 3:00pm
A memory cafe is a social gathering for persons with Alzheimer's or dementia and their caregivers.  This cafe is free an offers ice cream sundaes and a fun craft.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

MEDICARE PART D OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT


Wednesday, November 13 - 10am - 4pm - by appointment only
Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.  During this time people with Medicare may enroll in or change their Prescription Drug Coverage or Medicare Advantage Plan.  SHIIP counselors are here to help you do this.  Call 336-753-6230 for your appointment.

HEPATITIS C SEMINAR/TESTING


Wednesday, November 13 @ 10:45am
Speaker:  Katrina Goodman, Piedmont Health Services and Sickle Cell Agency
Please join us for a free Health Education session and testing for Hepatitis C.  Open to adults 55 and older.  RSVP to 336-753-6230.

ADULT COLORING WITH DONNA  


Friday, November 15 @ 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.

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.