FSS releases May community calender

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Nature Through the Lens – Monday, May 2 – 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive:

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 wildlife photos and was even featured on the news for his photography. Join him as he shares some of his favorite shots he’s taken of North American wildlife. 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 – Monday, May 2 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 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.

Breaking News – Wednesday, May 4 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive:

This just in, we have breaking news! 11 Alive News Anchor Cheryl Preheim joins us to share the behind the scenes of a newsroom. Discover what goes into making your local news, beyond just what you see on tv. 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.

The Travel Bug: Stateside – Tuesday, May 10 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior
Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive:

The travel bug has bitten, and if it hasn’t yet, it will after you hear from travel agent Amy Metzger with Travel Edge! Discover some of the best ideas for travel within the US, making the most of your vacation time. Amy will share ideas for short and longer trips you can take all around our beautiful country, from city tours to adventure options and everything in between. 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.

Endless Pasta-bilities – Wednesday, May 11 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail:

Join Melanie Doris with Ms. Melli’s Cooking Classes and learn the art to making pasta from scratch! You can’t beat homemade pasta. Watch her as she demonstrates how to make and knead pasta dough, roll it with a rolling pin, and use a pasta machine to form the shape of some of the most common pastas. This cooking demo will be packed with valuable information for you to take the skills home and make your very own. At the end of the demo, enjoy a little taste of her handmade pasta and a delicious sauce. 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.

A Fruit A Day Keeps the Veggies At Bay – Monday, May 16 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail:

Growing up, it was encouraged and engrained in us that proper fruit and vegetable consumption was imperative to maintain our health. Lamura Poore, Dietitian and Owner of Diet To Lifestyle, looks deeper into the truth behind this. Discover the many health benefits of adding more fruits and vegetables into your diet and tips for how to increase your daily consumption easily. 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.

It’s Nice to Be Kneaded – Wednesday, May 18 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior
Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive:

Massage is an amazing way to relax your muscles and relieve tension, and what easier way to do it than doing it yourself! Join Piedmont Wellness Center to learn some myofascial release techniques that help reduced tension in the muscles, enhance range of motion, improve circulation, and reduce aches and pains all from the comfort of your own home. You’ll be amazed how simple it can be and how much pain it can relieve. 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.

Understanding Alzheimer and Dementia – Friday, May 20 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette
Senior Services (FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail:

An essential tool to caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or Dementia is better understanding their diagnosis and what they may be experiencing. The diagnosis of this disease affects more than just those with it, but also their family and friends. Join Mia Chester with the Alzheimer’s Association and learn the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia. Discover the stages of each, risk factors, and some of the most recent research and FDA-approved treatments available. 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.

The Compost Pile – Wednesday, May 25 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services
(FSS) – Peachtree City location at The Gathering Place, 203 McIntosh Trail:

Composting is as easy as setting aside a little space and retraining yourself on what to throw away where! And the results are well worth it – healthier plants, bigger garden harvest, and less food waste. Join Erin Guy and Rebecca Jacobs with Georgia Farm Bureau for a decomposition adventure discussing how to turn your kitchen scraps and yard trimmings into nutrient rich soil for your flower and vegetable gardens in just a few easy steps. 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.

Age Old Tales – Wednesday, May 25 – 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fayette Senior Services (FSS) – Fayetteville location at The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive:

There are many things you can do to ensure that you maintain optimal health while you age. From diet to sleep to exercise, you can manage your health resulting in longer independent living and overall higher quality of life. But with age comes changes to our bodies and our lifestyles. What is normal with aging and what is not? Join a medical expert from Piedmont Fayette Hospital and learn about the things you can control to positively affect your health as you age and uncover warning signs that indicate that you may need medical intervention to get you back on the right path. This program is part of the 2022 Piedmont 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.