July Fayette Senior Services Special Events/Programs Calendar

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Financial Pitfalls – Thursday, July 1 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive: In today’s current economic climate, many people are experiencing different money challenges than they’ve ever faced before. Being prepared and creating a plan to get back to financial stability will enable you to proactively manage your circumstances. Ryan Behrens with Delta Community Credit Union discusses which steps to take and which resources are available to put you in control and get back to financial stability. This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.

Get to Know Fayette Senior Services – Tuesday, July 6 – 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail: Learn more about the programs, opportunities to get involved and social services offered by our organization and how to take advantage of them when needed. We are here to help you age well and live well! This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.  

Storm Trooper – Friday, July 9 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive: It’s time we start getting more weather aware! Adam Baker with The National Weather Service joins us to share what you can do to prepare in advance for a storm. It wasn’t that long ago that a tornado tore through our community, way too close to home – were you ready? Learn where to get the most accurate updates, the importance of turning on your notifications to stay up to date to the minute, preparing for a storm in advance, among other helpful tips. This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.

As Good As Healthy Feels – Friday, July 9 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail: Are you looking to lose weight, reduce cholesterol, and improve your eating and health. Join Dr. Delores Davis from Better Health Concepts for ideas on how you can revamp your recipes into healthier tasty ways for you and your family to enjoy.  Learn substitutions and combinations that maintain the flavor we want to still enjoy, yet help us reduce areas we want to focus on. This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.  

You Own Worst Enemy – Thursday, July 15 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive: Many times, people don’t associate our overall health successes and pitfalls with our own anxieties about failing. Sheila Agnew-McCoy, Senior Fitness Specialist for 180 Training at Fitness 54 asks the question, “What are you covering up?” If you are hiding behind emotions, fears, and anxieties and letting that get in your way of healthy eating and working out, join Sheila to gain insightful tips on overcoming your own worst enemy – you! This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.

When Life Hands You Lemons – Monday, July 19 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail: Positive thinking is powerful! It can help turn a difficult situation into one that can be much more manageable — and sometimes even enjoyable! Scott Cory with Humana joins us to shed light on ways we can look on the bright side of things more often and in return bring more happiness, connection, and gratitude to our lives. This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.  

Lunch & Learn: Farm to Table Living – Tuesday, July 20 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive: The farm-to-table way of thinking focuses on using extremely fresh ingredients that have been barely modified, sometimes offered raw just a few feet from where they grew. Learn about the health benefits of embracing this philosophy with an emphasis of freshness, seasonality, local availability, and simple preparations. Speakers include: Scott Tyson – Owner of 180 Degree Farms, Alison Vallee – Peachtree City Market, and Registered Dietician Corey Tolbert – Piedmont Fayette Hospital Oncology. Enjoy a farm fresh lunch and a delicious summer dessert! This program is part of the 2021 FSS and Piedmont Fayette Hospital Wellness Series. This program is $15 and includes lunch. Pre-registration is required and payment must be made at the time of registration. Call 770-461-0813 or stop by any location to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.  

A Local Snapshot – Wednesday, July 21 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail: If you are a member of the infamous ‘Life in the PTC Bubble’ Facebook page, you’ve most likely seen posts by local photographer Dan Nelson. This Peachtree City local has an eye with the camera and shares the most beautiful photos of local places, wildlife, and more on Facebook regularly. Join him as he shares some of his favorite shots he’s taken both in and all around Fayette County. This program is part of the 2021 FSS and Piedmont Fayette Hospital Wellness Series. This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.   

Clipping Coupons – Wednesday, July 28 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail: Saving money, one coupon at a time! You’d be amazed at the amount of money that can be saved from keeping your eyes peeled for some coupons, but there is a method to the couponing madness! Join the Peachtree City Public Library for an introduction to couponing and get the most bang for your buck on everyday items. Learn about the types of coupons available, where to find them, and how to use them to maximize savings. This program is FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 770-461-0813 or email register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title) to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org.   

Lunch & Learn: Spotting the Signs of Elder Abuse – Thursday, July 29 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive: It’s not surprise that in this day and time, scams have become a common thing. Join a panel of elder abuse fraud experts as they share about elder fraud, current financial scams they are seeing often, and how you can avoid becoming a victim. Speakers include: Elizabeth McBath, Assistant United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia; Special Agent Keith Speers, United States Postal Inspection Service; and Joe Gavelis, North Georgia Elder Abuse Task Force. This program is $15 and includes lunch. Pre-registration is required and payment must be made at the time of registration. Call 770-461-0813 or stop by any location to register. FSS members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org