Do you still have Project Fresh vouchers?
Redeem them for fresh fruits and vegetables at the Farmers Market each Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Howard Street in downtown Petoskey. Call the Transportation Department at (231) 348-3425 for a ride. Vouchers must be redeemed prior to October 31.
Join us on Friday, October 31 for our annual Halloween Party. Costumes are encouraged, and there will be plenty of spooky decorations, good food, fun music, entertaining games, and delicious treats. The party starts at 11:30 a.m. with lunch being served at noon.
A free Mah Jongg lessen will be offered on Wednesday, November 5 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Petoskey Friendship Center. Adults age 60 and older are welcome to learn the American Method of Mah Jongg. If there is enough interest, continuing classes may be offered. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (231) 347-3211 or (888) 347-0369, or by signing up in the lobby of the Petoskey Friendship Center.
Meet the Board
Members of the FCEC Board of Directors will be at the Petoskey Friendship Center on Monday, November 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Stop by to meet the Board; ask questions, offer suggestions, and provide compliments or concerns.
Veteran's Day Celebration
Celebrate Veteran's Day with us on Tuesday, November 11 to honor all the men and women who have served our country. Following lunch, a group photo of those who have served will be taken at the Petoskey Friendship Center.
National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week is held each year the week before Thanksgiving. FCEC will be hosting a food drive November 17-21 will all donations going to the local Nehemiah and Mary Margaret Homeless Shelters in Petoskey. We are looking specifically for donations of coffee, creamers, sugar, laundry soap, and paper products. Unexpired products may be dropped off at the senior centers in Petoskey, Pellston, Brutus, and Harbor Springs.
Free hearing tests will be offered for persons age 55 and older at the Petoskey Friendship Center on Wednesday, November 19 beginning at 9:00 a.m. An audiologist from Petoskey Ear, Nose, & Throat Specialists will be conducting the tests. If you have been experiencing hearing loss, get your hearing checked. Appointments are necessary and can be made by calling (231) 347-3211 or (888) 347-0369.
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Petoskey Friendship Center
1322 Anderson Road
Brutus Huber Center
6436 E Brutus Road
Pellston Friendship Center
6274 W Edgar
Board of Directors Mtgs
December 11 (1:30 p.m.)
Vial of Life
We feel that the Vial of Life is a most important program for protecting seniors. We are proud to offer Vial of Life decals and forms to the community.
We thank American Senior Safety Agency Medical Alert Systems for donating these decals to our organization.
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