Originally created 02/25/03

Senior calendar



The Seniors Calendar lists activities and groups of interest to senior citizens. Please call the service agencies for information. To have your activity listed, write to Seniors Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Send a fax to 722-7403 or e-mail to feature@augustachronicle.com. Please include the name and phone number of a contact person.

SPECIAL EVENTS

TRAINING CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOP: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 7, Savannah Rapids Pavilion, Loblolly Pine Room, Evans to Locks Road; sponsored by Senior Citizens Council and School of Nursing at the Medical College of Georgia; with Dr. Marlene M. Rosenkoetter, on "Preparation for Adjusting to Retirement and Later Life;" $10 registration fee, includes lunch; pre-registration required; 826-4480, ext. 200.

UNIVERSITY SENIORS CLUB

Sponsored by University Health Care System. Note: Reservations required for events; 738-2580 or (800) 413-6652 to register and for times for events; membership ($10, includes prescription discount) required.

SENIOR FRIENDS

Most activities are at Doctors Hospital, Medical Office Building No. 3, 1305 Interstate Parkway; chair exercise, bridge, pinochle, canasta and health and educational programs; $15 a year, open to anyone 50 or older; reservations required; 651-6716.

SHILOH CENTER

Activities for senior citizens offered 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays at Shiloh Comprehensive Community Center, 1635 15th St.; minimal fee; 738-0089; www.shilohcenter.org.

NORTH AUGUSTA SENIOR CENTER

Age 60 and older, Fairview Presbyterian Church, 1101 Carolina Ave.; 10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; sponsored by Aiken Area Council on Aging; (803) 279-6441 or (803) 648-5447.

SENIOR CITIZENS COUNCIL

Leisure activities, classes, seminars and exercise sessions, Senior Citizens Council, 535 15th St.; 826-4480, ext. 351.The Gray Elephant Thrift Shop is now open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday; shop contains clothes, shoes, gifts, household items and more; 826-4480, ext. 202.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN FASHION PARADE: 9:30 a.m. to noon Friday.