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Shiawassee Council on Aging: Morrice Senior Center is hosting the Morrice Site Committee on Monday September 25th for its monthly meeting at 11:00. Everyone is welcome to attend. The center will also host an Alzheimer’s Support Group on that day at noon. An art class will be held from 12:30-2:00 on Wednesday September 27th. This program is supported by the Cook Family Foundation in partnership with the Shiawassee Arts Center and SCOA. The fee is $3 for seniors and $5 for non-seniors. Reservations are preferred but not required.
The center hosts bingo every Monday following lunch. The euchre group continues to meet Monday & Thursday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. Exercise class is held every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30.
Lunch is served three days a week, Monday, Wednesday, & Friday at noon; if you are interested in coming please call the center at 517-625-4270 or come in the day prior to make your reservation for the next day.
Please note that the center has adopted new hours: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. & Tuesday, Thursday 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. For further information or questions, feel free to call the center at 517-625-4270.
Looking ahead, the Morrice Senior Center is hosting the following activities and events for the month of October.
Wednesday October 4th a podiatrist will visit the center. Appointments are required for this service.
Monday October 9th Tech Support returns with the help of the Morrice Honor Society from 3:00-4:00. Wednesday October 11th at 12:30 there will be a presentation by the State Bar of Michigan regarding “Who should you trust”. Friday October 13th Michigan Hearing will offer hearing checks from 10-12. Their services are free and based on a first come first served basis.
Monday October 16th from 12:30 to 1:30 free blood pressure checks will be offered by Rite @ Home. Saturday October 21st the site committee will hold a bake sale at Carl’s Market in Perry beginning at 11.00.
Monday October 23rd from 12:30-1:00 there will be a flu clinic provided by Central Pharmacy of Perry.
Monday October 30th the Morrice Site Committee will hold its monthly meeting at 11:00. Everyone is welcome to attend. Also on Friday October 30th at 12:30 there will be a Halloween Party with “Pot of Gold” bingo and a best costume contest.
Starting Wednesday October 11th and continuing every Wednesday in October the center will now offer WII Bowling at 11:00. Come have some fun and test your skill.
Pedro is played on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00 p.m.
The center will host a Diabetic Support Group on Friday October 13th at 1:00 and Alzheimer’s Support Group returns on October 9th & 23rd at noon.