Senior Center Day set for Sept. 17 at Girls Inc.

September 09, 2009

The Washington County Senior Center is hosting Senior Center Day on Thursday, Sept. 17.

The event will highlight what is being offered at the senior center, which is temporarily at Girls Inc. at 626 Washington Ave. in Hagerstown.

From 9 a.m. to noon, there will be demonstration tables in the Activity Room for:

o painting (water color, acrylic and oil)

o jewelry bead making

o computer instruction (on the 2nd floor)

o Washington County Commission on Aging

o Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

o Benefits Checkup

o Living Well (chronic pain management)


o Washington County Health Department

o Wired for Joy (weight loss program)

o Spanish conversation

At the same time, there will be live demonstrations in the gym for:

o line dancing

o strength training

o chair yoga

o Walking Away Pounds program

Light refreshments will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m. and Buck and Debbie Fisher will perform from their repertoire of country, bluegrass and gospel songs.

The Washington County Senior Center is open to county seniors 55 and above. For more information, call 301-671-2368.

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