Tuesday, October 21st is Senior Citizens Day at 10:30 AM
Oct17

Tuesday, October 21st is Senior Citizens Day at 10:30 AM

This year we will have Senior Citizens Day at the Senior Citizens Center. We are going to play LCR (Left Center Right) andthen eat lunch. I will be making: Fancy Chicken Salad Potato Salad Pasta Salad Fresh Spinach and Strawberry Salad Fruit Salad Crackers If you don’t know how to play LCR we will teach you. The Cost is $ 8.00 and that includes lunch and playing the game. You will have a chance to win Cash Prizes. There will...

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Two A&M Commerce Students Explain the Importance of Veteran Accounts
Oct06

Two A&M Commerce Students Explain the Importance of Veteran Accounts

Jackson Daily of Sulphur Springs and Austin Maxy of Como presented a project at the Indian Summer Days and the John Chester Dutch Oven Cook Off at Heritage Park last Saturday. It was known as the East Texas War and Memory Oral Project. “We are here to help publicize our oral project,” they said. “We protect and preserve veteran’s stories and their families’ stories as well. That’s why it’s...

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Terrific Tuesday Walks Continue This Week
Oct01

Terrific Tuesday Walks Continue This Week

A Walk to Remember to benefit the Terrific Tuesdays program is coming up Thursday, October 9 at 6 p.m. at The Gardens of Memorial. Terrific Tuesdays provides activities for persons with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia while giving their caregivers some much needed time off. The Walk is the only Terrific Tuesdays fundraiser of the year. The goal is $10,000. Some mini-walks are also taking place leading up to the big walk....

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Four Terrific Tuesdays Mini-Walks This Week
Sep28

Four Terrific Tuesdays Mini-Walks This Week

Four mini-walks leading up to the big Walk to Remember at The Gardens of Hopkins County Memorial Hospital on October 9 are taking place this week. They are at Terrific Tuesdays Tuesday 10 a.m., Rock Creek Health and Rehab Wednesday 2 p.m., Hopkins Place Thursday 10:30 a.m. and Wesley House Friday 10 a.m. The walks raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

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Terrific Tuesday Mini Walks Schedule
Sep09

Terrific Tuesday Mini Walks Schedule

“A Walk To Remember” MINI WALK Schedule Sulphur Springs Health and Rehab — Thursday, September 11th 10:00 AM Sunny Springs Nursing and Rehab — Friday, September 26th 10:00 Terrific Tuesdays — Tuesday, September 30th 10:00 AM Rock Creek Health and Rehab — Wednesday, October 1st 2:00 PM Hopkins Place – Thursday, October 2nd 10:30 AM Wesley House/Wesley Oaks — Friday, October 3rd at 10:00...

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Thanks to the Chicks of Charity and John Smith
Sep09

Thanks to the Chicks of Charity and John Smith

City Electrician, John Smith, is installing all new security lights outside at the Senior Citizens Center. Thanks to a Huge donation from Chicks of Charity will be have able to paint the outside of the Senior Citizens building and have all new security lights put up outside. Several groups meeting at night complained that they didn’t feel safe attending the clubs at night. Thank You Chicks of Charity for making us feel safe...

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Ed Hammond and his Neighbor Harry King Visited Enola Gay
Sep09

Ed Hammond and his Neighbor Harry King Visited Enola Gay

Ed Hammond and his neighbor Harry King visited Enola Gay in the studio to talk about the upcoming 70th anniversary of the WWII “Battle of Peleliu” fought in the Pacific. Hammond, a US Marine veteran, stormed the beach in the first wave of the assault on September 15, 1944. The battle codenamed Operation Stalemate, was fought between the United States and the Empire of Japan in the Pacific Theatre from September through...

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A Walk to Remember Benefiting Terrific Tuesdays
Sep08
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A Walk to Remember Benefiting Terrific Tuesdays – Registration
Sep08
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A&M-Commerce Offers Free Writing Course

The Department of Literature and Languages at Texas A&M University-Commerce is offering a free graduate-level writing course to anyone age 65 or older interested in improving their skills. A similar class taught by Dr. Fred Tarpley in 2009 gave birth to Silver Leos Writers Guild and a number of guild members are already enrolled in the class. Life Writing (English 497/597) will be team-taught by Literature and Languages faculty...

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