Welcome

We still have spots left in some of our early May programs.
Get Your Budget On!
Learn basic budgeting tips to fit your goals and lifestyle.
Wednesday, May 3rd  9:30 a.m.
Counted Cross Stitch with Ginger
Learn the basics of counted cross stitch.  $5.00 – this includes supplies needed for the class.
**This is a 4 week program.
Thursdays, May 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th    1:00-2:00 p.m.
Yoga with Karen is back!!!
Thursday, May 4th – 25th  2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Silver Sneakers membership or $2.00 per class
Call us to register for any of these programs or for more information.   828-356-2800
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Joy
Thank you to Joy Teetsel for sharing her lovely photographs.
They will be on display at the center for 2 more weeks. Stop by and take a look.

 

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Our trip to the Nature Center and Asheville Mall was a success.

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John is happiest in his natural habitat :)

John is happiest in his natural habitat :)

 

photo by Beverly Slone

photo by Beverly Slone

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Congratulations to our Spring Senior Leadership Quarterly Award Honorees.

March 2017
Sunshine Award: Tanna Timbes

Peter Cottontail: Chris Gibson

Blooming Award: Karen Sidle

The SRC wanted to recognize these ladies for their devotion to the Senior Resource Center and the Senior Leadership Program.

Our award titles change quarterly with the seasons.

That means the “Happy Camper ” and “Great Pumpkin” awards are right around the corner

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Check out this great story and video on our Foster Grandparent Program.
This program is making a difference in kids lives and with their education.
Contact Torrie Murphy for information on how you can become a Foster Grandparent. 
828-356-2834
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Our Spring (April/May/June) Creative Living Book is ready!!!!
In order to save on printing costs, we ask that you click the link above to view the book.
We are happy to provide a copy for those not able to view online.
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A HUGE thank you to Kathy Olson from the Haywood County Library for showing some folks yummy things to make with coconut flour.
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The Senior Resource Center Pinochle Group made the Citizen-Times paper!!!
Click the link below to check out the story.

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The Senior Resource Center recently recognized some of our wonderful Senior Leadership Graduates.
This program is full of seniors that all help our community by volunteering their time and knowledge.

For the fall quarter:

Nutcracker Award – Jerry Murphy

Jingle Bell Award – Bob Vogt

Rudolph Award – Kathy Wiley

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A Slice of Summer  Photo by Beverly Slone

That's a great looking van! Photo by Joy Teetsel

That’s a great looking van!
Photo by Joy Teetsel

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Look, John's helping out :) Photo by Joy Teetsel

Look, John’s helping out :)
Photo by Joy Teetsel

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 The 2016 Elder Abuse Awareness Walk was a huge success.
We had over 160 people come out.
A big thank you to all the local agencies for their partnership for this event.
Elder Walk 2016

Elder Walk 2016

Elder Walk 2016

Elder Walk 2016

Elder Walk 2016

Elder Walk 2016

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Our trip to Sierra Nevada was exciting. Impressive facility, interesting process and stunning grounds.

We learned the history of the brewery.

We learned the history of the brewery.

Linda, Julia and Carol are having fun.

Linda, Julia and Carol are having fun.

 

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Come to the SRC to learn something new or just to have fun :)

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If you’re at least 60 years old and are looking for to meet new friends, check out one of

Mountain Projects Congregate Meal Sites.

A small donation is all that is asked.

Center visitors also engage in activities such as: creative arts, exercise, guest speakers and bingo.

Canton Senior Center
1 Pigeon St. 648-8173
Mon-Fri 8-4 p.m.

Waynesville
Old Armory (44 Boundary St.) 452-7029
Mon-Fri 8-12 p.m.

Maggie Valley
3987 Soco Rd. 926-3099 x110
Mon-Fri 9-1 p.m.

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The SRC now has an Art Gallery!!

Ginger Szenas’s lovely needlework is now on display at the Senior Resource Center.

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New artists and mediums will be featured every month.

Contact us to have your art displayed on our walls.

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Find us on FACEBOOK and LIKE OUR PAGE:

“Haywood County Senior Resource Center”

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Check Out Your Updated Ride!

 Let us know where you want to go!!

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Click on the “Activities” tab at the top to view our monthly calendar. We’ve got card and game groups, craft and hobby classes, special seminars, and much, much more!!!