Event Date: May 26, 2017

The session is one of a regular series of workshops geared toward people who are new to Medicare – including those who are continuing to work and planning to retire. Participants can learn about benefits, premiums, deductibles and copayments, as well as what is covered in Parts A, B, C, and D.
The free session is open to the public. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Stacey Gilkeson at 1-800-748-7826. Lunch will be available to people who are 60 and older for a contribution. Lunch is available to people younger than 60 for the cost of the meal. The meal is served at 11:30 a.m.
Workshop participants also will learn how to find assistance in paying for prescriptions and medical care. Additionally, the workshop addresses prescription drug plans, supplemental insurance and Medicare Advantage plans. A question-and-answer session will follow.
Care Connection partners with CLAIM, the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, to provide Medicare and Medicaid information and assistance in West Central Missouri counties. As a non-profit, Care Connection does not sell insurance and will not recommend a particular plan.

Event Date: May 20, 2017

Odessa Senior Center will celebrate the crowning of the king and queen from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 20. It will include barbecue by BBQ Specialists Midwest Rolling Thunder. There also will be music and old cars.

Event Date: May 18, 2017

Care Connection for Aging Services will conduct a “Medicare 101” presentation.
The session is one of a regular series of workshops geared toward people who are new to Medicare – including those who are continuing to work and planning to retire. Participants can learn about benefits, premiums, deductibles and copayments, as well as what is covered in Parts A, B, C, and D.
The free session is open to the public. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Stacey Gilkeson at 1-800-748-7826. Lunch will be available to people who are 60 and older for a contribution. Lunch is available to people younger than 60 for the cost of the meal. The meal is served beginning with a salad bar at 11 a.m. and hot lunch at 11:30.
Workshop participants also will learn how to find assistance in paying for prescriptions and medical care. Additionally, the workshop addresses prescription drug plans, supplemental insurance and Medicare Advantage plans. A question-and-answer session will follow.
Care Connection partners with CLAIM, the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, to provide Medicare and Medicaid information and assistance in West Central Missouri counties. As a non-profit, Care Connection does not sell insurance and will not recommend a particular plan.

Event Date: May 25, 2017

Care Connection for Aging Services will conduct a “Medicare 101” presentation.
The session is one of a regular series of workshops geared toward people who are new to Medicare – including those who are continuing to work and planning to retire. Participants can learn about benefits, premiums, deductibles and copayments, as well as what is covered in Parts A, B, C, and D.
The free session is open to the public. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Stacey Gilkeson at 1-800-748-7826. Lunch will be available to people who are 60 and older for a contribution. Lunch is available to people younger than 60 for the cost of the meal. The meal is served beginning with a salad bar at 11 a.m. and hot lunch at 11:30.
Workshop participants also will learn how to find assistance in paying for prescriptions and medical care. Additionally, the workshop addresses prescription drug plans, supplemental insurance and Medicare Advantage plans. A question-and-answer session will follow.
Care Connection partners with CLAIM, the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, to provide Medicare and Medicaid information and assistance in West Central Missouri counties. As a non-profit, Care Connection does not sell insurance and will not recommend a particular plan.

Event Date: May 17, 2017

Care Connection for Aging Services will emphasize the benefits available to help seniors stretch their household budgets during a short program.
Benefits Counselor Penny Humphrey will explain Care Connection’s Benefits Enrollment Center, which offers screenings and enrollment assistance in many money-savings programs for seniors.
Humphrey’s presentation includes an opportunity for people to test their knowledge by spinning a wheel and answering questions for prizes.

Event Date: May 25, 2017

Care Connection for Aging Services will emphasize the benefits available to help seniors stretch their household budgets during a short program.
Benefits Counselor Penny Humphrey will explain Care Connection’s Benefits Enrollment Center, which offers screenings and enrollment assistance in many money-savings programs for seniors.
Humphrey’s presentation includes an opportunity for people to test their knowledge by spinning a wheel and answering questions for prizes.

Event Date: May 11, 2017

Care Connection for Aging Services will emphasize the benefits available to help seniors stretch their household budgets during a short program.
Benefits Counselor Penny Humphrey will explain Care Connection’s Benefits Enrollment Center, which offers screenings and enrollment assistance in many money-savings programs for seniors.
Humphrey’s presentation includes an opportunity for people to test their knowledge by spinning a wheel and answering questions for prizes.

Event Date: May 10, 2017

Care Connection for Aging Services will emphasize the benefits available to help seniors stretch their household budgets during a short program.
Benefits Counselor Penny Humphrey will explain Care Connection’s Benefits Enrollment Center, which offers screenings and enrollment assistance in many money-savings programs for seniors.
Humphrey’s presentation includes an opportunity for people to test their knowledge by spinning a wheel and answering questions for prizes.

Event Date: May 12, 2017

The Warrensburg Senior Center will sponsor the fifth annual Teeing Off for Our Seniors two-person scramble golf tournament on Friday, May 12. Registration begins at 8 a.m., and registration starts at 9. The tournament will be played at the Mules National Golf Club in Pertle Springs, Warrensburg.
The tournament is seeking sponsorships from $25 for a golf cart sponsorship to $2,500 for a title. There is a $150 entry fee for each two-person team, and that includes lunch, cart, greens fees, and all putting and driving contests. The tournament benefits programs and services for the Warrensburg Senior Center.
If you are interested in sponsoring, playing or donating, call Melissa Gower at 660-747-2624.

Event Date: May 6, 2017

The Rivers Crossing Life Center will have a Spring Fling Fundraiser with silent and live auctions, as well as a barbecue sandwich dinner, at 5 p.m. May 6. All proceeds benefit the Rivers Crossing Life Center Home Delivered Meal Program. Live auction items include tickets or trips to Disney World, Downstream Casino, St. Louis, and Sights and Sounds Theater in Branson, as well as an oak cabinet, artwork, a gift basket and pies. The silent auction includes kids items, Precious Moments, Dickerson Park Zoo, Kansas City Tickets, Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals Tickets and propane gift certificate.