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What’s for Lunch? 11:30 am
What’s for Lunch? @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 5 @ 11:30 am
Join us as we board the FSS bus and head out to a pre-arranged mystery destination for lunch in the area. Lunch to be purchased on your own.
It’s Demo Day 1:30 pm
It’s Demo Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Upgrading your house is not only great if you are looking to list it on the market soon, but also just a perfect way for you to enjoy a new feel to your home! Join … Continue reading
They Are Turtle-y Awesome 1:30 pm
They Are Turtle-y Awesome @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join Dennis Chase, Fish and Wildlife Management expert, as he shares his conservation efforts for the Eastern Box Turtles in the our local area. Learn about his initiative in acquiring baby turtles, raising them, and … Continue reading
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The Stress Of Emotions 1:30 pm
The Stress Of Emotions @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Our emotions and stress can often times go hand in hand and can easily get out of control. Kelly Petaccio with the Center for Living Balance discusses the background of emotions and stress and how … Continue reading
The Sweet Spot 1:30 pm
The Sweet Spot @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Numbness, burning, tingling, or can’t sleep due to diabetic nerve pain? Millions of people who suffer from a condition called peripheral neuropathy, often times caused by diabetes. Noah Marchese with Health Choice Chiropractic discusses this … Continue reading
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Crochet: Lace Sampler Throw 10:00 am
Crochet: Lace Sampler Throw @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn a variety of simple openwork stitches as you crochet this stunning throw. Easy skill level. Materials needed: 1576 yards #4 worsted weight yarn (suggests 2 balls Caron One Pound) – choose a solid light … Continue reading
The Chirp on Birds 1:30 pm
The Chirp on Birds @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Spread your wings and knowledge on local birds to our area. Local bird expert Keith Caudell with Wild Birds Unlimited provides information on native birds to Georgia, how to attract them to your yard and … Continue reading
The Love Project 1:30 pm
The Love Project @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Learn about the nonprofit Safe Harbor who is heading The Love Project. This project provides handmade quilts and pillow for victims of abuse, military families, soldiers, and children in their hospital. Learn about their initiatives … Continue reading
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Leaves of Autumn Garden Party 10:00 am
Leaves of Autumn Garden Party @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The flowers are in full bloom, the veggies are here, and the weather is gorgeous! Enjoy it all with us at this fabulous Garden Party. Enjoy your morning out in Fayette Senior Services’ beautiful garden … Continue reading
Among The Wildflowers 1:30 pm
Among The Wildflowers @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Sep 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Wildflowers are a beautiful piece to any landscape. These beauties can be carefully added to your current planting areas to add pops or color or can be spread all around to form a natural looking … Continue reading
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The Genetics In Me 1:30 pm
The Genetics In Me @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Genetic testing is more than just about you, it can help your future generations of grandkids and more! Join Gwen McDaniel with Crusaders Against Cancer gives an overview of genetics being passed onto future generations … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Llama Alpaca Bamboo Forest 9:30 am
Around Town @ Llama Alpaca Bamboo Forest @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am
Enjoy the morning in the bamboo forest at the llama and alpaca treehouse! This urban farm utopia is the home these furry adorable rescued animals. Featured on the show “Ultimate Treehouse Masters,” get a guided … Continue reading
Say It All 10:00 am
Say It All @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Speech therapy is often thought of as something you do after a traumatic event, but that is not the case. Patrelle Major with Southland Health and Rehab talks about how speech therapy cannot only be … Continue reading
Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm
Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Atlanta Bread Company will include a chicken salad sandwich, chips, dessert and a drink.
Add A Little Spice 1:30 pm
Add A Little Spice @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Yummm, a dash here a sprinkle there! Dana Samples with Brightmoore Hospice shares the basics to cooking with spices and herbs. Learn how to best use them to leverage great taste, get ideas on incorporating … Continue reading
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 12 @ 1:30 pm
A Dog’s Journey (2019) | PG   Starring: Dennis Quaid and Josh Gad. Devoted canine Buddy lives his life on a farm with his “boy” Ethan, his wife, and granddaughter CJ. When CJs troublesome mom … Continue reading
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Flu Shots 10:00 am
Flu Shots @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
FREE for Medicare and some insurances Charges may apply for no insurance or some insurances Member exclusive Pre-registration required   In Peachtree City, Walgreens, and in Fayetteville, Kroger Pharmacy, will be bringing the flu shots … Continue reading
Low Country Boil 6:00 pm
Low Country Boil @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come fill your plate at FSS’ annual Low Country Boil! Enjoy a wonderfully prepared dinner by Chef Heather full of shrimp, crab, sausage, and corn and dance the evening away to the infamous Eddie Huffman’s … Continue reading
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1-on-1 Medicare Consultations 9:00 am
1-on-1 Medicare Consultations @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
A representative with Georgia Cares will meet one-on-one with Medicare beneficiaries and their families. Georgia Cares is a State Health Insurance Assistance program that provides free, non-biased information about Medicare.
Crochet: Lace Sampler Throw 10:00 am
Crochet: Lace Sampler Throw @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn a variety of simple openwork stitches as you crochet this stunning throw. Easy skill level. Materials needed: 1576 yards #4 worsted weight yarn (suggests 2 balls Caron One Pound) – choose a solid light … Continue reading
A Novel Idea Book Club 1:00 pm
A Novel Idea Book Club @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Sep 16 @ 1:00 pm
This month, we will be reading The Book of the Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez. For more information, please contact Jill Prouty at jprouty@peachtree-city.org.
Skin and Bones 1:30 pm
Skin and Bones @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Necropsy can teach us so many things about animals. Termed as the autopsy of the animal world, these dissections can lead us in many directions of discovery. Dr. Greg Masson, retired Environmental Toxicologist, Pathologist, and … Continue reading
The Knead for Massages 1:30 pm
The Knead for Massages @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
It’s time to give yourself a little attention, and what better way than a relaxing massage. But, which one should you choose? Tameca Johnson with Tranquil Escapes provides an overview of all the different types … Continue reading
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Mini Massages 10:00 am
Mini Massages @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
It’s time to relax and what better way to do that than to give yourself a little treat and tlc! Take a little time for yourself and stop by for a full on relaxation session … Continue reading
Sunken Ship 1:30 pm
Sunken Ship @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott takes a dive into the USS Liberty incident, an attack on a US Navy technical research ship in 1967, during the Six Day War. Learn about the events leading up to this attack … Continue reading
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Painting Workshop 1:00 pm
Painting Workshop @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Paint a picture by following along step-by-step with the instructor – you’ll be surprised by what you’re capable of! This month, paint a cow and choose a background of your choices. Samples available at front … Continue reading
Life In Retirement 1:30 pm
Life In Retirement @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Setting a strategy for living the life you love during retirement is often set in place, but knowing when and how to adjust as needed is not always something planned for. Brett Bexley with Edward … Continue reading
Miriam’s Obstacle Challenge 1:30 pm
Miriam’s Obstacle Challenge @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Are you a fitness warrior? Don’t answer that, because it really doesn’t matter! All you have to be is dressed comfortable and ready for some laughs. Miriam Jones presents this senior safe and certified fitness … Continue reading
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ALS Support Group 10:00 am
ALS Support Group @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For more information, contact Anita Flowers at 404-636-9909 or by email at anita@alsaga.org.
Tablet Tutor 1:00 pm
Tablet Tutor @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lance Collins with PTC Geeks sits down one-on-one to answer your questions you have about your tablet devices. Bring in your questions and tablet and get the answers you’ve been searching for.
Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:30 pm
Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
For more information, contact Tori Sorrells at 770-719-7214 or by email at tori.sorrells@piedmont.org.
The Grape Escape 2:30 pm
The Grape Escape @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Wine connoisseur Eric Trout, will be on hand to pass along all his expertise about wines. Join in the fun for a monthly educational program related to different wines, regions, countries, and more. Get information … Continue reading
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Powerful Probate Process 1:30 pm
Powerful Probate Process @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Georgia Legal Services will be on site to share their experience and expertise about the need-to-know basic essentials about probate. Discover how it can affect your life and the lives of your loved ones and … Continue reading
Stretch It Out 1:30 pm
Stretch It Out @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Stretching is not just for exercise! Dr. Thad Poitevint, Physical Therapist with Tx: Team, discussed the benefits and importance of regular stretching that doesn’t have to do with exercise. Often times, stretching our bodies is … Continue reading
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Crochet: Mittens 10:00 am
Crochet: Mittens @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A very simple and fun pattern that can be used for child or adult sizes. Materials needed: One ball #4 worsted weight yarn in color of your choice (solid or variegated); crochet hook size H … Continue reading
Tails and Trails 10:00 am
Tails and Trails @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am
It’s a bark walk! Bring your pup with you and meet up with other walkers to take advantage of cart paths around the center. Feel free to end the walk at the dog park for … Continue reading
Set Sail 1:30 pm
Set Sail @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Ahoy, step aboard as Amy Metzger with Luxary Travel Advisors discusses the benefits of cruising versus destination vacations. From all types of cruises, she’ll share how taking the sights by ship can be a great … Continue reading
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Flu Shots 10:00 am
Flu Shots @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
In Peachtree City, Walgreens, and in Fayetteville, Kroger Pharmacy, will be bringing the flu shots right here to us at FSS. Get a flu vaccine so you can protect yourself and help avoid spreading to … Continue reading
The Essentials 11:00 am
The Essentials @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Explore the benefits of essential oils for everyday common uses. Join oil expert Sarah Smith as she teaches us how to incorporate oils so we can enjoy a Lavender-infused bedtime routine or a cleaner-smelling lemony … Continue reading
Computer Technology Assistance 1:00 pm
Computer Technology Assistance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring in your laptop and questions for your computer for 1-on-1 assistance. Ryan Jolly or Lance Collins will assist with computer technology troubleshooting, removal of unwanted programs, antivirus prevention, general questions, and more. Bring your … Continue reading
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Volunteer Expo 10:00 am
Volunteer Expo @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Discover how you can make a difference in the Fayette County community as Fayette Senior Services hosts it’s 5th annual Community Volunteer Expo. This expo will provide the perfect opportunity to meet with numerous organizations … Continue reading
Computer Technology Assistance 11:00 am
Computer Technology Assistance @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Bring in your laptop and questions for your computer for 1-on-1 assistance. Ryan Jolly or Lance Collins will assist with computer technology troubleshooting, removal of unwanted programs, antivirus prevention, general questions, and more. Bring your … Continue reading
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance 11:30 am
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hearing Life Center will be on site to clean hearing aids and perform minor, basic maintenance you may need done.
Brain Games for Brain Health 1:30 pm
Brain Games for Brain Health @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Shayla Quinn with Heritage presents monthly classes that demonstrates that brain health and cognitive engagement can be pursued through an assortment of experiences and lifestyle choices. Each month join in for a series of exercises … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Downtown Historic Newnan 9:30 am
Around Town @ Downtown Historic Newnan @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 26 @ 9:30 am
Enjoy a guided tour of the McRitchie-Hollis Museum, Old Newnan Courthouse, and Historic Train Depot. Learn about what life was like in the South during the Great Depression and WWII as well as about the … Continue reading
Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm
Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Atlanta Bread Company will include a chicken salad sandwich, chips, dessert and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm
Poms (2019) | PG-13   Starring: Diane Keaton, Jacki Weaver. In this uplifting comedy, life in a retirement community is anything but retiring for a group of young-at-heart senior ladies who decide to pull out … Continue reading
P“age” Turners Book Club 1:30 pm
P“age” Turners Book Club @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm
This month, we will be reading Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz. For more information, please contact Heidi Williams at jmwhome8332@gmail.com.
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Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 27 @ 1:30 pm
Poms (2019) | PG-13   Starring: Diane Keaton, Jacki Weaver. In this uplifting comedy, life in a retirement community is anything but retiring for a group of young-at-heart senior ladies who decide to pull out … Continue reading
To Bee or Not To Bee 1:30 pm
To Bee or Not To Bee @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join Master Beekeeper, Dan Scales with Sweet Kingdom Bees and buzz into the world of bee keeping. Learn the ins and outs of caring for honeybees and find out how bees affect our everyday lives. … Continue reading
Chef For A Day 2:30 pm
Chef For A Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Chef Heather to learn quick and easy meals you can do at home on your own. In this interactive, hands on cooking class, you will join Heather in the kitchen and prepare, cook, and … Continue reading
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Oil Be There For You 1:30 pm
Oil Be There For You @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 30 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Get your taste buds ready as Branch and Vine enlighten us on the ins and outs of olive oils. Gain knowledge on the variety of extra virgin olive oils and enjoy a tasting of some … Continue reading
What’s Cooking? 1:30 pm
What’s Cooking? @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 30 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Savor in a delicious and decedent cooking demo with a chef from WellCare Health Plans. During the demo, you’ll learn more about the importance of eating healthy to provide for your body and get tips … Continue reading

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Powerful Probate Process @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Georgia Legal Services will be on site to share their experience and expertise about the need-to-know basic essentials about probate. Discover how it can affect your life and the lives of your loved ones and what you need to have prepared.

Stretch It Out @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Stretching is not just for exercise! Dr. Thad Poitevint, Physical Therapist with Tx: Team, discussed the benefits and importance of regular stretching that doesn’t have to do with exercise. Often times, stretching our bodies is associated with working out, but it has so many benefits outside of warming up or cooling down. He’ll also do a demonstration on stretch routines you can do at home to make your body feel better every day!

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Crochet: Mittens @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A very simple and fun pattern that can be used for child or adult sizes. Materials needed: One ball #4 worsted weight yarn in color of your choice (solid or variegated); crochet hook size H and I. Contact Nancy at icrochet2@bellsouth.net with questions.

Tails and Trails @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am

It’s a bark walk! Bring your pup with you and meet up with other walkers to take advantage of cart paths around the center. Feel free to end the walk at the dog park for great company for yourself and your pups. Chef Heather will be providing homemade dog treats for those walking!

Set Sail @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Ahoy, step aboard as Amy Metzger with Luxary Travel Advisors discusses the benefits of cruising versus destination vacations. From all types of cruises, she’ll share how taking the sights by ship can be a great alternative to only visiting one spot. In addition, discover how the contrast and comparisons you can get out of cruising to some of your favorite travel spots instead of just visiting by land.

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Flu Shots @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

In Peachtree City, Walgreens, and in Fayetteville, Kroger Pharmacy, will be bringing the flu shots right here to us at FSS. Get a flu vaccine so you can protect yourself and help avoid spreading to others. Cash and checks only to be made to pharmacy day of event if payment is to be made.

The Essentials @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Explore the benefits of essential oils for everyday common uses. Join oil expert Sarah Smith as she teaches us how to incorporate oils so we can enjoy a Lavender-infused bedtime routine or a cleaner-smelling lemony kitchen and more! These tips and tricks will leave you feeling confident in using your essential oils. Each attendee will leave with an oily goodie.

Computer Technology Assistance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Bring in your laptop and questions for your computer for 1-on-1 assistance. Ryan Jolly or Lance Collins will assist with computer technology troubleshooting, removal of unwanted programs, antivirus prevention, general questions, and more. Bring your computer with you. This is a computer tutoring class.

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Volunteer Expo @ FAYETTEVILLE
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Discover how you can make a difference in the Fayette County community as Fayette Senior Services hosts it’s 5th annual Community Volunteer Expo. This expo will provide the perfect opportunity to meet with numerous organizations about volunteer opportunities in our area. Find the one that’s right for you!

Computer Technology Assistance @ GATHERING PLACE
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Bring in your laptop and questions for your computer for 1-on-1 assistance. Ryan Jolly or Lance Collins will assist with computer technology troubleshooting, removal of unwanted programs, antivirus prevention, general questions, and more. Bring your computer with you. This is a computer tutoring class.