Here's a list of things coming up at LSC. I hope to see you soon!
Don’t Be Scammed! Fraud/Scam SeminarThursday, February. 22, 1 p.m. Be prepared to ward off scams and fraud, presented by Thomas A. Smith, Fraud Manager for State of TN Dept. of Commerce & Insurance.
Card making with JodiTuesday, Feb. 27, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come learn how to create your own cards: birthday, anniversary, get well soon, Christmas, etc. Let’s get creative!
Funeral Planning SeminarTuesday, March 6, 10:30 a.m. “Planning Ahead. Where to Begin,” presented by Brent Taylor, Brentwood funeral director. Lunch served. MUST RSVP. (901) 746-8195.
Historic Talk by Jimmy OgleWednesdays, March 7 & March 28, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. “Historic Memphis to Modern Memphis,” a historic seminar presented by Jimmy Ogle. Mr. Ogle is a lifetime Memphian, historic buff, and Duckmaster at the Peabody Hotel in 2016-2017. He has plenty of stories to share. Don’t miss this honor! Bring a friend and come hear about the history of Memphis, told like no other. Seating is limited. Please register by calling Kim Odom at (901) 746-8195.
Seniors 55+ Going Green DinnerFriday, March 9, 6 p.m. at IH Clubhouse (next door to senior center). Enjoy a Pink Flamingo catered meal of roast beef with gravy, mash potatoes, green beans, salad, bread and strawberry shortcake trifle. Entertainment presented by the Bartlett Choral & Drama Club. Don’t forget to wear your green. Advance Tickets Only. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Lakeland Senior Center, between 10 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Mon-Fri. For inquiries, contact Kim Odom at (901) 746-8195.
AARP 2-Day Driver Safety Class Tuesday, March 13, and Wednesday, March 14, held at IH Clubhouse (next door to Lakeland Senior Center), from 12 to 4 p.m. Cost is $15 for members; $20 for non-members. To register, call George Coleman at (901) 384-3581.
Crafts with KarenThursday, March 22, 10 a.m. Iris Folding, a simple paper folding technique combined with aperture cards, 10 a.m. RSVP (901) 746-8195.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support GroupTuesday, March 27, 11:30 a.m. Meet with other caregivers or loved one of someone diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. Refreshments served. Please RSVP.
Free Balance and Fall Prevention WorkshopTuesday, April 3, 10 to 11 a.m., presented by Arlington Physical Therapy. Learn ways to keep yourself safe from calls. RSVP please. (901) 746-8195.
Music with Mike Dougherty Friday, April 6, 11 a.m. Mike’s music consists of classics from the 40’s, 50’s & 60’s (including Elvis, Eddie Arnold, Perry Como, Dean Martin, and others). Entertainment provided by Creative Aging. Themed Potluck Lunch (Mexican: Taco salad provided). RSVP (901) 746-8195.
Diamond Stitch Painting with VickyTuesday, April 10, 10 a.m. to noon. Diamond stitching (crystal embroidery). Everything needed in the home décor kit will be supplied. Limited to 8. RSVP (901) 746-8195.
Jewelry Making with KarenTuesday, April 17, 10 a.m. to Noon. Class limited to 8. MUST RSVP. (901) 746-8195.
Staying Safe in the HomeFriday, April 20, 11:30 a.m., presented Kelly Inman with Next Day Access. Ms. Inman will stick around to sponsor Bingo at 12:30 p.m. She will be the caller of the day and present the big prize of the day.
Art with LoisTuesday, April 24, 10 a.m. to noon. Acrylic Pouring, 10 a.m. to Noon. Limited to 8 participants. Supplies needed, call for details. RSVP by calling (901) 746-8195.
Regular Activities at Lakeland Senior Center:
1ST = First Monday of each month2nd = Second Monday of each month3rd = Third Monday of each monthWkly = Every Week
MONDAYWkly: Jammin’ 2 p.m.1st 3rd: Bunco 11 a.m.
TUESDAY1st Ladies Bunco Nite 6:30 p.m.
WEDNESDAYWkly Pinochle 8:30 a.m.1st Book Club 1 p.m.
THURSDAYWkly Mah Jong 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAYWkly Bible Study 10 a.m.3rd Bingo 12:30 p.m.
SATURDAYWkly Bridge Club 10 a.m.
Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road, is open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and other scheduled times. For more information on these and other activities, call Kim Odom at (901) 746-8195.