August Happenings

August Craft Class Day
Join us on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 for two special craft projects.  We begin at 11:00 am with Hummingbird Feeders made from glass bottles.  You will really enjoy having this in your yard.  Then at 1:00 pm, we will have a Fall Floral Wreath Class. Make a special wreath for your door.  Keep an eye on the hallway to see project samples.  Be sure to come to either class or both classes.  The cost for the feeder class will be $5.00 and the wreath class will be $10.00 per project. 

Our monthly breakfast is held every fourth Tuesday beginning at 9:00 am in the kitchen.  All are welcome.  We will have bacon, eggs, biscuits, grits, sweets, coffee and orange juice.  Plan to join us every month for this event.  The date will be august 26, 2014.

Classic Car & Vendor Fundraiser
There will be a Classic Car & Vendor Fundraiser to benefit the Wilson County Senior Activity Center.  This will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Senior Center.  Registrations for cars are $20 and Vendors are $25.  The activities include: Earthshakin' DJ Service; Children's Activities; Door Prizes; Bake Sale; Trunk or Teat (3:00-4:00 pm); Craft and Gift Vendors; Food Vendors; 50/50 Raffles; and a Car Costume Contest.  Trophies will be awarded.  For more information on this great event, you can contact Bob or Debra Howard at (252) 373-7623.

Dine Out Club
Our Dine Out Club will be changed from the fourth Tuesday of the month to the fourth Wednesday of the month.  For August, we will leave the center at 11:00 am on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 to travel to Langley's Town and country Restaurant in Nashville.  We will enjoy lunch as a group (on your own).  Transportation is provided.

Holiday Closing
The Center will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day.  The staff of the Senior Center wishes you all a safe and happy holiday weekend.  We will re-open on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Labor Day Cookout
In place of our usual Thursday Dinner on August 28, 2014, we will have a cookout in the pavilion beginning at 5:00 pm.  Join us for hot dogs and all the fixings.  The event will be held indoors if there is bad weather.

Senior Day at the County Fair
It won't be long until September 27, 2014 is here and it is time for our Annual Senior Day at the County Fair.  We have a lot of great things planned for all seniors to enjoy.  There is a new midway this year and all new shows for us to enjoy (get ready for tigers).  More information will be in the September Newsletter.

Yard Sale
On Saturday, August 23, 2014, the Center will sponsor a Yard Sale in the parking lot beginning at 7:00 am.  We need to have people to set up their items for sale.  We will give you a space and a table for $5.00.  Please sign up in the office if you would like to have a space for the event.  We will advertise in the Wilson Times and our Facebook page.