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Annual Fan Drive For Senior Citizens Launched
Jul14

Annual Fan Drive For Senior Citizens Launched

The Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center’s annual fan drive to benefit senior citizens in the Hopkins County community has been launches. “It is getting really HOT outside and people are in need of fans,” Senior Citizens Center Marketing and Program Director Karon Weatherman reported Wednesday, July 14, 2021. In fact, there have been so many senior adults in Hopkins County who are in need, that Weatherman has...

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Of Interest to Senior Citizens; New Center, Upcoming Events, Walk to Remember
Jul13

Of Interest to Senior Citizens; New Center, Upcoming Events, Walk to Remember

According to Karon Weatherman, Director of the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center, following the completion and dedication of new H W Grays Building, the City crews turned their attention to the Oak Avenue building site for the new Seniors Center. Bidding was opened for the construction of a metal frame; however only one bid came in and it was higher than was expected. So, meanwhile, some more clearing has been done on the...

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Annual Seniors Ice Cream Event Comes in All Flavors!
Jun28

Annual Seniors Ice Cream Event Comes in All Flavors!

Submitted by Karon Weatherman, Sr. Citizen Director The annual Homemade Ice Cream Freeze Off will be held Tuesday, June 29th at 1:00 at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center. All Senior Citizens are welcome to attend. You guys don’t want to miss this FUN and TASTY Event! Here’s some features of the contest. Places will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Also we will be giving out 5 Honorable Mentions. Carriage House Manor...

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Senior Citizens Center Gets a Donation, Plans Health Fair and Shares Activities News
May11

Senior Citizens Center Gets a Donation, Plans Health Fair and Shares Activities News

May has been a busy month at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center, with fun activities starting back up and a donation coming in to help with the needs of the Sr’s Center. Director Karon Weatherman shared the timely information with KSST. Oncor gave Meal A Day a $4,000.00 donation on May 11, 2021. We are so appreciative of every donation we receive. It helps to keep us going. Shown in Photo: Mary Ballard, Karon Weatherman,...

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Senior Citizen’s Center Reopens With Numerous Upcoming Activities
Apr04

Senior Citizen’s Center Reopens With Numerous Upcoming Activities

Starting Monday, April 5th, all activities at the Sulphur Springs Seniors Center will resume as usual. Here is a list of the weekly activities and posters which give more details. If you are a Senior Citizen, come get involved! All our classes are free, and the Meal a Day  meals we prepare are $2 each for Seniors. Please call 903-885-1661 to reserve your meal that day.You will be welcome!Karon Weatherman, Director   ...

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SS Seniors Center Re-opens on Monday, April 5,  Seniors Welcome!
Mar22

SS Seniors Center Re-opens on Monday, April 5, Seniors Welcome!

Karon Weatherman will be happy to see the Seniors coming back to the Seniors Center. “I’ve missed them!’ she says! Director Karon Weatherman is thrilled to share the news that the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center will re-open it’s doors on Monday, April 5, 2021 for exercise, activities and lunch through the Meal A Day program. “Almost a year to the day since we closed in 2020 due to the pandemic, we...

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Senior Citizens Center Reopens April 5
Mar17

Senior Citizens Center Reopens April 5

On March 16, 2020, the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center the City of Sulphur Springs announced the facility would be closing its doors to all activities except Meal A Day food preparation and delivery pick up in an effort to better protect those high risk individuals who frequent the facility from COVID-19. Today, after a year, city staff announced the Senior Citizens Center will soon reopen for regular activities. “We are...

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Plans for Clara Bridges Banquet to Honor Local Seniors Age 90 and Older
Feb08

Plans for Clara Bridges Banquet to Honor Local Seniors Age 90 and Older

Karon Weatherman Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center Director Karon Weatherman is reaching out to explain the purpose and importance of the Clara Bridges 90-Plus Banquet, held annually in the Springtime for the past sixteen years. Karon is planning for the Banquet can resume in 2021 and is asking fro help from the public. Who is Clara Bridges and why do we have an Annual Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet? In 2005 the Morning Chapel Baptist...

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Free Balance Class For Seniors Taught at The ROC Mondays, Thursdays at 11am
Oct08

Free Balance Class For Seniors Taught at The ROC Mondays, Thursdays at 11am

From Karon Weatherman, Seniors Center Director We started back having Tai Ji Quan a couple of weeks ago.  It is being held at the ROC at 1st Baptist Church.  We will be having it there until the Senior Citizens Center opens back up.      The classes are held on Monday and Thursday at 11:00 AM Everyone is welcome.   I know some of you are missing Fit and Strong.  This class will keep you going until you can get back to that...

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City Manager: Senior Citizens Center Fully Funded According To Plan, Design Process Not Final
Aug28

City Manager: Senior Citizens Center Fully Funded According To Plan, Design Process Not Final

Sulphur Springs Approved For $750,000 TPWD Grant For Pacific Park Improvements The new Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center will be fully funded for construction of an 8,331 square-foot building, according to the city’s original plan, which will “meet all the needs” for the facility, Sulphur Springs City Manager Marc Maxwell said during a press conference called Friday morning to clarify details about the project....

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