Rufty-Holmes Senior Center
AARP TAX AIDE PROGRAM: Tuesday, April 5 & 12, at the Senior Center with a previous appointment. Free one-to-one assistance to moderate or low income persons (with priority for seniors aged 60+) in completing simple federal and state income tax returns. Sponsored by AARP with trained volunteers. Morning and afternoon appointments available. Call 704-216-7714 to schedule an appointment. At the time of appointment, persons should bring with them a copy of their 2009 completed returns, any statements of earnings or income received for 2010, their Social Security card, and a photo identification. Call for more information.
COPING WITH GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: Tuesdays at 3:00pm. Pre-registration is not necessary. No cost to participate.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS: Wednesday, April 6 from 9:30-10:30am. Free blood pressure readings and consultation for interested older adults.
“WALK-ABOUTS SPRING-FLING”: Wednesday, April 6 at 11:30am. A gathering for those participating in the Center’s walking program. Bring a covered dish to share. Walkers should RSVP to the Front Desk at 704-216-7714. New participants welcome.
HANDMADE CARD WORKSHOP: Wednesday, April 6 at 1:00pm. Cost is $12 per person payable upon arrival. Advance registration is required by calling the Center at 704-216-7714.
“NOW WHAT WAS I SAYING,” A BRAIN HEALTH PRESENTATION: Friday, April 8 at 10:00am. Presented by the Western NC Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Free and open to any interested adult. Space is limited. Pre-register by calling the Center at 704.216.7714.
NEW COMPUTER CLASSES: New four-week sessions begin the week of April 11
To request class placement, email SandyM@ruftyholmes.org or contact the Front Desk. $28 registration fee due before the first class.
MOVIE OF THE MONTH: Wednesday, April 27 at 2:00pm. Come out and enjoy “Secretariat” with Diane Lane & John Malkovich, rated PG, on our big screen, complete with popcorn and drinks. Free. (Motion picture license # 12137390).
OPERATION MEDICINE CABINET: Saturday, April 30 from 9:00am – 12:30pm at the Medicine Shoppe, 1357 West Innes Street in Salisbury. Drive Up – Drop Off – and Drive Out. Drive thru the Medicine Shoppe parking lot and drop off your expired and unused prescriptions and over-the-counter medications for proper disposal. Each vehicle dropping off medications will receive a gift bag.
THE CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE GOOD FRIDAY HOLIDAY ON APRIL 22.
Enjoy BINGO every Tuesday from 1-3pm for $1.25.
Enjoy CARD & GAME DAY Thursdays from 1-4pm. Free with refreshments.
Shuffleboard Practice Days: Wednesday, April 13 and Friday, April 15 from 1-4 pm. Annual spring competition held at the Center on Wednesday, April 20.
VETERAN SERVICES: The Rowan County Veterans Service Office is located at Rufty-Holmes Senior Center. For information call 704-216-8138.
BROADCAST BINGO: Win prizes by listening daily to Memories 1280 Radio. Contact Thomasina Paige at 704-216-7720. Free.
LISTEN TO “SENIOR MOMENTS” DAILY MONDAY-FRIDAY AT 6:25am & 10:25am ON MEMORIES 1280 WSAT RADIO.
View Daily Senior Center Offerings at: www.ruftyholmes
www.ruftyholmes.org Phone 704-216-7714
1120 South Boundary St., Salisbury
(ARA) -Every year there are routine obligations to fulfill – visiting the doctor for a checkup, doing your taxes, seeing... read more