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Garden Club 9:30 am
Garden Club @ CAFE
Oct 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
If you have a green thumb, love gardening and are interested in volunteering, join the garden club! Learn about ongoing projects and ways you can get involved. For more information, contact Carrie Bittinger at cbittinger@fayss.org.
Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ N CRAFTS
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Reflexology is the application of specialized pressure techniques that are applied to the hands and feet. Relax while the use of pressure, stretch and movement help lower your stress.
Get To Know FSS 10:30 am
Get To Know FSS @ PTCMP NEW YORK
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
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 … Continue reading
Volunteer Open House 2:00 pm
Volunteer Open House @ CAFE
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
If you are an FSS volunteer or are interested in becoming one, join us for our monthly meeting! Enjoy refreshments, meet with other volunteers, learn about upcoming events, current volunteer opportunities, and get center news … Continue reading
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Identity Lockdown 1:30 pm
Identity Lockdown @ N CRAFTS
Oct 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
It seems like every day you hear more and more about identity fraud finding a new victim around us. David McDonough with Modern Image provides tips on ways to help prevent ID theft from happening … Continue reading
Party Enamel 1:30 pm
Party Enamel @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
A healthy mouth can result in a healthier body. Carmen Dawson with The Juliette Group shares the connection between our oral and overall health. Learn about our access to dental care, conditions that can increase … Continue reading
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Whats For Lunch 11:30 am
Whats For Lunch @ PTCGP LOBBY
Oct 3 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
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.
Virtual Dementia Tour 1:00 pm
Virtual Dementia Tour @ LOBBY
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s hard to understand what someone with dementia is going through, but Brightmoor Hospice will help us see into their world for a few short minutes. The Virtual Dementia Tour has been a proven method … Continue reading
Virtual Dementia Tour 1:00 pm
Virtual Dementia Tour @ PTCGP BISTRO
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s hard to understand what someone with dementia is going through, but Brightmoor Hospice will help us see into their world for a few short minutes. The Virtual Dementia Tour has been a proven method … Continue reading
Virtual Dementia Tour 1:00 pm
Virtual Dementia Tour @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s hard to understand what someone with dementia is going through, but Brightmoor Hospice will help us see into their world for a few short minutes. The Virtual Dementia Tour has been a proven method … Continue reading
Trail of Tears 1:30 pm
Trail of Tears @ N CRAFTS
Oct 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Follow along with Richard Johnston as he takes you through the intriguing history of the Choctaw Indians as they were forced to sell their land in Mississippi and leave on the “Trail of Tears”. Learn … Continue reading
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Battle of Ocean Pond 1:30 pm
Battle of Ocean Pond @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 4 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott takes us down to Florida as he shares about the history of The Battle of Olustee, also known as the Battle of Ocean Pond in the 1860s during the Civil War. This major … Continue reading
Into Action 1:30 pm
Into Action @ N CRAFTS
Oct 4 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Hands up! Joni the special ops team with the Fayetteville Police Department and learn more about what these specialist do when they jump into action. Discover what role they play, when they are called upon, … Continue reading
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Medicare Made Easy 1:30 pm
Medicare Made Easy @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Anita Richards with Piedmont Sixty Plus and a GeorgiaCares Medicare expert will teach us the basics about our Medicare benefits. Learn the basic information about Part A – hospital insurance, Part B – medical insurance, … Continue reading
Sharp Shooter 1:30 pm
Sharp Shooter @ N CRAFTS
Oct 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Set your scope to sight in as Chief Harold Myers with the Fayette County Marshal’s Office shares tips for hunting season. Learn about rules and regulations in our area as well as get information on … Continue reading
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Locked Up 10:30 am
Locked Up @ LOBBY
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Take a tour of the Fayette County Jail with Sheriff Barry Babb while discovering more about the United States jails and prisons system. We will meet at the center and ride over to the jail … Continue reading
Eyeglass Repairs and Adjustments 11:30 am
Eyeglass Repairs and Adjustments @ LOBBY
Oct 8 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dale Klauss with Dale’s Optical will be here to perform minor repairs, adjustments, maintenance, and cleaning on your glasses.
You Auto Know 1:30 pm
You Auto Know @ PTCMP NEW YORK
Oct 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Everyone needs a good mechanic, and with this basic beginners workshop, you can be your very own! Andy with Andy’s Auto Repair will teach us the basics to car care. Don’t let the shop flush … Continue reading
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Breaking News 1:30 pm
Breaking News @ N CRAFTS
Oct 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
If you use the internet, you’ve likely been exposed to fake news, hoaxes, satire, and advertisements that look almost identical to trustworthy journalism. Can you spot the fake news and tell the difference between what … Continue reading
Hang Up On Robo Calls 1:30 pm
Hang Up On Robo Calls @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
It seems they find us anywhere and everywhere and are nearly impossible to escape these days – those dreaded scamming robo calls. With phones on the go these days, the rise on scam related calls … Continue reading
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Quilting Sew Day 8:00 am
Quilting Sew Day @ S CRAFTS
Oct 10 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Take time to finish up projects. This class is not instruction based, just free time to work on a personal project with others.
Around Town @ Marietta Museums 9:15 am
Around Town @ Marietta Museums @ PTCGP LOBBY
Oct 10 @ 9:15 am – 3:45 pm
Take a guided tour of one of the oldest antebellum homes in the Atlanta area at the William Root House Museum & Garden from the 1860s. After, enjoy a self-guided tour of the Marietta Museum … Continue reading
I’m Not Aging, I’m Ripening 10:00 am
I’m Not Aging, I’m Ripening @ N CRAFTS
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
As we age, we have to pay even more attention to our body and mind’s health. Sandy Komiskey, Senior Miss Georgia, shares her experience in maintaining a healthy body into her golden years. Get tips … Continue reading
Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ PTCGP BISTRO
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 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 @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 10 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Showing: The Sun Is Also A Star (2019) | PG
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Tie It Up 1:30 pm
Tie It Up @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Scarves are a great way to reinvent and update your wardrobe! Bonita Prigmore, a former spokesperson for a national women’s clothing line and owner of Medicare & Other Red Tape, will show you how to … Continue reading
You’ve Got A Mind for Eating 1:30 pm
You’ve Got A Mind for Eating @ N CRAFTS
Oct 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
We’ve all gotten so out of touch with listening to our hunger cues and instead tend to rush through many of our meals and snacks or will be distracted when eating. This leads to over … Continue reading
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Inspector Home 1:30 pm
Inspector Home @ N CRAFTS
Oct 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Linda Sorrows and Lee McKinney, real estate specialist with Aberdeen Fine Properties, will share the secrets to home inspections. Know your options, learn what you can do to prepare, and what you should be aware … Continue reading
Achy Breaky Arthritis 2:30 pm
Achy Breaky Arthritis @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Oh, my aching joints. Dr. Josh Davis with First Step Physical Therapy discusses the varying types of causes of arthritis and how we can treat them at home without medication as well as help prevent … Continue reading
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Painting Workshop 1:00 pm
Painting Workshop @ PTCGP SAVANNAH
Oct 16 @ 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 gorgeous arrangement of flowers.
Grillin’spirations 1:30 pm
Grillin’spirations @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Turn up the heat with Cleaver and Cork Artisan Meat Market as they share their favorite tips and tricks to becoming a grill and smoke master. Get advice on the different grills, smokers, and newest … Continue reading
When the Storm Blows 1:30 pm
When the Storm Blows @ N CRAFTS
Oct 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
It’s hurricane season, and Dr. Greg Masson, retired Environmental Toxicologist, Pathologist, and former medical, veterinary and clinical professor will discuss more about what type of impact they can have on our environment. From what to … Continue reading
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Quilting Sew Day 8:00 am
Quilting Sew Day @ S CRAFTS
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Take time to finish up projects. This class is not instruction based, just free time to work on a personal project with others.
ALS Support Group 10:00 am
ALS Support Group @ N CRAFTS
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For more information, contact Anita Flowers at 404-636-9909 or by email at anita@alsaga.org.
Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:30 pm
Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ PTCGP SAVANNAH
Oct 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
For more information, contact Tori Sorrells at 770-719-7214 or by email at tori.sorrells@piedmont.org.
Medicare Open Enrollment 1:30 pm
Medicare Open Enrollment @ N CRAFTS
Oct 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Anita Richards with Piedmont Fayette Sixty Plus and a GeorgiaCares Medicare expert will prepare us on all we need to know for the upcoming Medicare Open Enrollment period. Learn about the different types of Medicare … Continue reading
The Grape Escape 2:30 pm
The Grape Escape @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 17 @ 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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Inspiring Iris Watercolor 10:00 am
Inspiring Iris Watercolor @ PTCMP CHICAGO
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Paint a gorgeous Iris in watercolor. Learn about basic watercolor techniques such as negative painting, forming shapes, and making objects appear to curve and capture the whites of a painting. This class is designed for … Continue reading
Wreath Making 10:00 am
Wreath Making @ N CRAFTS
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Choose between making a decorative fall or winter holiday wreath using deco-mesh that is easy and fun to make! Learn three different methods to make, and create one to take home. Materials needed: 3 rolls … Continue reading
A Travel Guide to Georgia 1:30 pm
A Travel Guide to Georgia @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Let’s hit the road! Join Dawn Ogden with Dawn’s Travel Destinations as she hops in the driver’s seat and takes us on a tour of Georgia’s best vacation hot spots. Dawn will share some of … Continue reading
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Medicare Consultations 9:00 am
Medicare Consultations @ S CRAFTS
Oct 21 @ 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: Beret 10:00 am
Crochet: Beret @ LOBBY
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Easy beret made in an unusual stitch, locked single crochet. Materials needed: 1 skein #4 worsted weight yarn (Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn is good); hook size I and stitch marker. Contact Nancy at … Continue reading
Book Club 1:00 pm
Book Club @ PTCMP CHICAGO
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
For more information, please contact Jill Prouty at jprouty@peachtree-city.org.
Let’s Get Batty 1:30 pm
Let’s Get Batty @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Nick Kilburg with the Southern Conservation Trust provides all the materials and tools for us to build our very own bat house. Bats play an important role in our environment and can be fun to … Continue reading
No Boos For Me 1:30 pm
No Boos For Me @ N CRAFTS
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
It may be the season for getting spooky, but Jim Scott takes it a little further. Join in as we question the psychology of why we enjoy being so scared and what the fascination with … Continue reading
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Sleep On It 10:30 am
Sleep On It @ PTCMP NEW YORK
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Ahhh, it’s time to lay down at night, but can  you get comfortable on that mattress of yours? Bronwyn Burroughs with Sleep Number discusses the different types of mattresses available, the purpose each ones serves … Continue reading
Computer Technology Assistance 1:00 pm
Computer Technology Assistance @ N CRAFTS
Oct 22 @ 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
Joint Together 1:30 pm
Joint Together @ N CRAFTS
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Joint pain can be difficult to deal with and leave us aching for a cure. Dr. Alade with Peachtree City Rheumatology shares insight on battling joint pain. Learn about signs and symptoms, what to be … Continue reading
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Computer Technology Assistance 11:00 am
Computer Technology Assistance @ PTCGP CONFERENCE
Oct 23 @ 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
Dig It Up 1:30 pm
Dig It Up @ N CRAFTS
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Identification is key when trying to manage plant disease and prevent excess weeds. Without proper identification, you could be wasting your time and not managing your issues best in your garden and yard. Kim Toal … Continue reading
Iron Out the Wrinkles 1:30 pm
Iron Out the Wrinkles @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
First Georgia Physicians Group Dermatology helps guide us in anti-aging skin care routines. Get suggestions on a variety of products and treatments used for skin care as we age in addition to regular care and … Continue reading
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Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ PTCGP BISTRO
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 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.
Book Club 1:30 pm
Book Club @ S CRAFTS
Oct 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
This month, we will be reading Educated by Tara Westover. For more information, please contact Heidi Williams at jmwhome8332@gmail.com.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 24 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Showing: Aladdin (2019) | PG
Chili Cookoff & Fall Festival 5:30 pm
Chili Cookoff & Fall Festival @ CAFE
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Come out and celebrate the brisk fall weather with a fun Fall Festival, with a little friendly competition in the mix! Chef Heather will have a delicious meal and we will have a Chili Cook-Off … Continue reading
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Shredding Services 9:00 am
Shredding Services @ LOBBY
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Fayette Senior Services will have a shredding truck from A1 Shredding on site to take care of your shredding needs. Bring in your papers needing to be shred and have taken care of at a … Continue reading
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ N CRAFTS
Oct 25 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Showing: Aladdin (2019) | PG
Pumpkin Carving 2:30 pm
Pumpkin Carving @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 25 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Expressions are everything! Come to our Pumpkin Carving extravaganza to make the scariest, funniest, or most shocking pumpkin designs for the Halloween season. Show it off and take it home to put out for festive … Continue reading
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Crochet: Shell Stitch Triangle Shawl 10:00 am
Crochet: Shell Stitch Triangle Shawl @ LOBBY
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This shell stitch shawl is so easy to crochet, that you’ll want to make one in every color. Materials needed: 8 ounces #4 soft worsted weight yarn; hook size I. Contact Nancy at icrochet2@bellsouth.net with … Continue reading
Life’s Changes 1:30 pm
Life’s Changes @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
As we navigate each season of life, we know there will be an abundance of transitions we encounter. Josh Gebhardt with Center For Living Balance helps us understand both the expected and unexpected life changes … Continue reading
The Scoop On Long Term Care 1:30 pm
The Scoop On Long Term Care @ N CRAFTS
Oct 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The world and language of long-term care can be overwhelming. CFP Kim Schnoes will help us better understand and define it and share about a variety of things related to long-term care and what you … Continue reading
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CSI: FSS 10:00 am
CSI: FSS @ N CRAFTS
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
It’s time to turn scientist and detective with David Blake, Forensics Specialist with the GBI. Discover how this field works, what all is involved when working in forensic cases to crack the crime as well … Continue reading
Curl Up and Dry 11:00 am
Curl Up and Dry @ PTCMP NEW YORK
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Styling your hair can be fun, but oh so overwhelming when trying to decide what all to use! Jessica Knox with Fancy and Funky Salon gets us on the right track. Learn about some of … Continue reading
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Hearing Aid Cleanings and Maintenance 11:30 am
Hearing Aid Cleanings and Maintenance @ LOBBY
Oct 30 @ 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.
The Bright Cider Life 1:30 pm
The Bright Cider Life @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 30 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
It’s the perfect time of year to savor in some delicious ciders. Join Azalea Estates as they talk about a variety of ciders, both hot and cold, how to make them homemade or the best … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Zoo Atlanta 9:15 am
Around Town @ Zoo Atlanta @ LOBBY
Oct 31 @ 9:15 am – 3:45 pm
Get in touch with your wild side at the Atlanta Zoo and experience an entertaining and intriguing afternoon with the animals. You’ll get to walk through the newly renovated and opened African Savanna area as … Continue reading
A Frightful Fayette County 2:00 pm
A Frightful Fayette County @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fayette County is full of an abundance of rich history, including eerie and spooky tales of the past. Hear about some of the most famous “ghost” stories from our county and discover is there is … Continue reading

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Medicare Consultations @ S CRAFTS
Oct 21 @ 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: Beret @ LOBBY
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Easy beret made in an unusual stitch, locked single crochet. Materials needed: 1 skein #4 worsted weight yarn (Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn is good); hook size I and stitch marker. Contact Nancy at icrochet2@bellsouth.net with questions.

Book Club @ PTCMP CHICAGO
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

For more information, please contact Jill Prouty at jprouty@peachtree-city.org.

Let’s Get Batty @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Nick Kilburg with the Southern Conservation Trust provides all the materials and tools for us to build our very own bat house. Bats play an important role in our environment and can be fun to watch. Build a home for these flying friends and set it up for them in your own backyard.

No Boos For Me @ N CRAFTS
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

It may be the season for getting spooky, but Jim Scott takes it a little further. Join in as we question the psychology of why we enjoy being so scared and what the fascination with ghost, spirits, and things that go bump in the night is all about during this paranormal themed fright fest.

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Sleep On It @ PTCMP NEW YORK
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Ahhh, it’s time to lay down at night, but can  you get comfortable on that mattress of yours? Bronwyn Burroughs with Sleep Number discusses the different types of mattresses available, the purpose each ones serves and provides tips for choosing the right mattress to fit your comfort needs. You’ll gain insight on how a simple mattress can cause pain or prevent a good night’s rest and learn how to pick out the perfect match for you.

Computer Technology Assistance @ N CRAFTS
Oct 22 @ 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.

Joint Together @ N CRAFTS
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Joint pain can be difficult to deal with and leave us aching for a cure. Dr. Alade with Peachtree City Rheumatology shares insight on battling joint pain. Learn about signs and symptoms, what to be on the look for, preventative measures as well as treatment measures to help combat the aches and pains of joints.

 

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Computer Technology Assistance @ PTCGP CONFERENCE
Oct 23 @ 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.

Dig It Up @ N CRAFTS
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Identification is key when trying to manage plant disease and prevent excess weeds. Without proper identification, you could be wasting your time and not managing your issues best in your garden and yard. Kim Toal with the Extension Office teaches about the most common disease and weeds in our landscapes and provides tips for methods of management.