CURRENT INFORMATION

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!

Annual Spaghetti Dinner, Friday, September 14th, 5pm-8pm. 
No reservations needed, just walk in.
$9 Adults, $5 Children under 10
Salad, Bread & Butter, Spaghetti, Homemade Meatballs, Ice Cream Sundae Bar!!!
Come on out and support your local Seniors!  Tell your friends & family.
Food, fun, friends!

JOKE OF THE MONTH:

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 What’s going on this month:

  • PRODUCE VOUCHER DISTRIBUTION:  Every Friday only between 10am-12pm
  • Board Meeting, Tuesday, August 7th, 10am
  • Trip:  Sleepy Hollow, NY, Thursday, August 9th
  • Trip:  Surflight Theater, Beach Haven, NJ, Tuesday, August 14th
  • AARP Smart Driver course:  Friday, August 17th, 9:30am
  • Trip:  Train & Ice Works, Poconos, Wednesday, August 22nd
  • American Red Cross BLOOD DRIVE, Monday August 27th, 2pm-7pm, Call for appointments, walk-ins welcome!
  • Bereavement Group Meeting:  Thursday, August 23rd
  • For all regular activities, check out our Activities section

HELP WANTED:
1.  The Center needs Meals on Wheels drivers!!!  Volunteer one day or up to five days.  If you have some time in the mornings to volunteer, please contact Amanda Gershanick at 215-672-8380.  We also need pick up drivers for various donated items from local merchants. 

2.  Help seniors live longer, healthier lives!
The Bucks County Area Agency on Aging is looking for lay leaders to provide free educational workshops for residents with chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, arthritis, heart disease, depression, and many others.  The goal of the course, My Life My Health, is to teach, support, and encourage residents to live a healthy life with a chronic condition.  Instructors are expected to work together with a co-facilitator to follow a scripted curriculum, and facilitate a 2 ½ hour workshop for 6 consecutive weeks at community centers throughout Bucks County.

Qualities of a good candidate include: Good communication skills, comfortable with public speaking, self-motivated, personable, organized, understanding and desire to assist people with chronic health conditions.

Requirements: Instructors must attend 4 full days of training (April 12, 13, 19, 20, 2018 from 9:30am-3:30pm), participate in 2 practice teaching sessions, and facilitate a workshop within 12 months of completing the training to become certified.  

BWSAC asks for your help….

PLEASE participate in our fundraisers, donate $, merchandise or your time, keep up with your membership payment, or mail a check to the Center or stop by the Center to make your donation.  Every dollar counts!  No amount is too small or to big!!!  Make checks payable to Ben Wilson Senior Activity Center.  Much thanks and appreciation for your support.