‘A Matter of Balance’ To Be Offered in Carrollton

Care Connection for Aging Services is beginning an eight-class course called “Matter of Balance,” beginning June 4. The course, which is geared toward people 60 and older, addresses the issue of falling, a problem that results in serious injuries among seniors every year. The four-week class will be from 1 pm. to 3 pm. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Care Connection Activity Center, CCMH, 200 Lifecare Lane, Carrollton. Participants are asked to pay $25 for materials’ cost. To register, call Read More

Senior Health and Wellness Day

All 22 of the Care Connection Senior Centers will be observing Senior Health and Wellness Day with a variety of activities. To find a center near you, click here.

‘Matter of Balance’ To Be Offered in Brunswick

Care Connection for Aging Services is beginning an eight-class course called “Matter of Balance,” beginning June 4. The course, which is geared toward people 60 and older, addresses the issue of falling, a problem that results in serious injuries among seniors every year. The four-week class will be from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the American Legion Hall 209 W Broadway in Brunswick. The Chariton County Tax Board will pay a portion of the fee for Read More

National Health and Senior Fitness Day in Warrensburg

Classes include fitness walking, Tai Chi, Silver Sneakers Classic, Zumba Gold, Line Dancing, Health Screenings, Nutrition Demonstration, Medicare Presentation, Mind Games and giveaways.

Sedalia Senior Center Bake Sale at Show-me Crafters Spring Show

The Sedalia Senior Center will have a bake sale at the Show-Me Crafters Spring Sale, in the Agriculture Building at the Missouri State Fairgrounds. Cookies, pies, cupcakes, cookies and cinnamon rolls. All proceeds to benefit the Sedalia Senior Center programs and services for Pettis County seniors.

Giant Garage Sale in Sedalia

The Sedalia Senior Center will have a giant garage sale. We will have furniture, clothing, books, household goods, holiday items, and toys. There will be something for everyone, and all will be priced to sell.

Sunday Spaghetti Dinner in Higginsville

Higginsville Senior Center, 111 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 3, Spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, garlic bread, drinks and dessert. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. All proceeds help support the Higginsville Senior Center.

MEDICARE 101 in Carrollton

Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.

County Services Director in Benton County

Responsible for development and coordination of a comprehensive county-wide approach for providing services for older adults in Benton County. Design and implement a system of recruitment, training and motivation for volunteers to plan, manage and implement the daily functions and services offered. Build effective relationships and be able to speak publicly with community based organizations to create visibility and understanding of older adult issues, education, recreation and health and wellness programs offered through the local senior center. Provide leadership and Read More

MEDICARE 101 in Salisbury

Salisbury Senior Center, 304 Broadway, Salisbury, MO Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.