Crafts @ the Kern Center

The Kern Center in Rich Hill will present a crafts fair with homemade crafts, baked goods, and more. Proceeds from booth rental will benefit the Kern Senior Center.

“Stress: I Eat it for Breakfast” workshop in Sedalia

Lifestyles Specialist Vickie Whitsitt will provide information to get you ready for the hustle and bustle of the holidays with her “Stress — I Eat it for Breakfast” workshop in Sedalia. Whitsitt will show you how to cut down on harmful stress and amp up the laughter during her free session at the Sedalia Senior Senior. This program will provide practical tips on how to deal with stress in our everyday lives.

Stress–I Eat It For Breakfast Workshop in Odessa

Lifestyles Specialist Vickie Whitsitt will provide information to get you ready for the hustle and bustle of the holidays with her “Stress — I Eat it for Breakfast” workshop in Odessa. Whitsitt will show you how to cut down on harmful stress and amp up the laughter during her free session at the Odessa Senior Senior. This program will provide practical tips on how to deal with stress in our everyday lives.

Cinnamon Roll Sale

The El Dorado Springs Senior Center will have cinnamon rolls for sale on Wednesday, November 18. The minimum order will be a dozen, and the cost is $18. If you order two dozen, we will deliver. Call 417-876-5574 or fax 417-876-5654, Order by November 16.

Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment

Care Connection is participating in a Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment event to help people enroll for the 2016 plan year. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Hickory County Library at 99 New Hermitage Drive in Hermitage. The event is free and open to the public. You can find out if you can receive tax credits to help pay for coverage. For an appointment, call 417-269-2945.

Medicare enrollment event set for Nov. 9 at Butler Senior Center

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer Medicare enrollment help at the Butler Senior Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 9. Trained staff members will offer free, one-on-one unbiased help to people with Part D comparisons and answer other questions during the event at the center, 611 W. Mill St. Call Stacey Gilkeson at 1-800-748-7826 to schedule your appointment. Walk-ins will be accepted as time permits. Enrollees should bring their Medicare numbers and a list of current Read More

Medicare enrollment help offered in Lafayette County

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer free one-on-one, unbiased Medicare Part D help through Dec. 7 in Lafayette County. Lafayette County Care Manager Bertina Markworth will help people with Part D comparisons and answer other Medicare questions by appointment from 10 a.m. to noon on these dates: •Nov. 5 at the Odessa Senior Center, 217 Second St. (816) 633-4161 •Nov. 17 at the Margaret Gray Senior Center at 811C Business Highway 13 in Lexington (660) 259-2025 •Dec. 1 at Read More

Medicare Open enrollment advice being offered in Clinton, Windsor

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer free one-on-one, unbiased Medicare Part D help from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 at its senior centers in Clinton and Windsor. Henry County Care Manager Roy Qualls will help people with Part D comparisons and answer other Medicare questions by appointment from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct.15, Nov. 9 and Dec. 7 at the Clinton Senior Center at 970 E. Sedalia. He also will enroll people from noon to 3 p.m. Read More

Medicare enrollment events set for Cedar County

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer Medicare enrollment help in Cedar County in November. Trained staff members will offer free, one-on-one unbiased help to people with Part D comparisons and answer other questions at these events: Korth Senior Center, 309 W. Englewood, Stockton, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 17 and 24. Call 417-276-5306 for an appointment. El Dorado Springs Senior Center, 604 S. Forrest, El Dorado Springs, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 16 and 23. Read More

Medicare Enrollment help set for Carroll, Chariton and Saline counties

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer free one-on-one, unbiased Medicare Part D help from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 at its senior centers in Carroll, Chariton, and Saline counties. Care Manager Robyn Kistler will help people with Part D comparisons and answer other Medicare questions on these days and times: •Mondays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Marshall Senior Center, 14 E. Morgan. Call 660-886-9888 for an appointment. •Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Read More