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Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Reflexology is the application of specialized pressure techniques that are applied to a variety of areas, including hands and feet. Relax while the use of pressure, stretch and movement help lower your stress.
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Fitness for Haters 1:00 pm
Fitness for Haters @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Hannah Garber with Piedmont Fayette Hospital Fitness Center discusses ideas to stay active for people who hate fitness. Get tips on changing your mindset to be more positive towards fitness, workouts that disguise it that … Continue reading
Lend a Hand 1:30 pm
Lend a Hand @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Arthritis in our hands can be life altering and make everyday tasks difficult and painful. Dr. Tina Jaya with Emory Healthcare shares ways treat hand specific arthritis. Lear about causes and symptoms in additional to … Continue reading
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1-on-1 Medicare Consultations 9:00 am
1-on-1 Medicare Consultations @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 4 @ 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.
Volunteer Open House 2:00 pm
Volunteer Open House @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
If you are a 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
What’s for Lunch? 11:30 am
What’s for Lunch? @ Gathering Place
Jan 4 @ 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.
The Chicago Airwomen 1:30 pm
The Chicago Airwomen @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 4 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott shares the inspiring story of Janet Harmon, a Georgia native, and Willa Brown, two of the first African American women pilots who refused to accept no and led the way in one of … Continue reading
Bingo 2:00 pm
Bingo @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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The Key to Your Safety 1:30 pm
The Key to Your Safety @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
No one should be afraid to be alone. Paige Slocumb with Safe Alone, Inc. teaches us ways to empower and prepare ourselves to feel safe at all times. Paige will discuss the importance of being … Continue reading
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Crochet: How to Read Crochet Patterns 10:00 am
Crochet: How to Read Crochet Patterns @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
What is a dc or an hdc? What do those *’s mean? And what are those ( ) doing in my pattern? Take the mystery out of reading a crochet pattern and learn other useful … Continue reading
Be the Change 12:30 pm
Be the Change @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Often times, our behaviors and habits tend to guide our healthy choices, or lack of them. While change may sound simple, it often takes substantial effort and many describe six stages of behavior change. Mary … Continue reading
Putting Pen to Paper 1:30 pm
Putting Pen to Paper @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
New York Times bestselling author Dianna Love for a chat on crafting fiction and nonfiction books. Many people want to write a book but get stopped before page one. Dianna began writing in 2001 and … Continue reading
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Warding Off the Deadly Three 10:30 am
Warding Off the Deadly Three @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Three of the top leading causes of death in the United States are heart disease, strokes and cancer. Although these cannot always be entirely avoided, Natina Martins with JHC Healthcare discusses these ‘deadly three’ and … Continue reading
1-on-1 Legal Consultations 11:30 am
1-on-1 Legal Consultations @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 9 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
A representative with Georgia Legal Services is here to help provide you with general information on any non-criminal legal questions. Georgia Legal Services offers general guidance, advice, and information on legal inquires to try to … Continue reading
Eyeglass Adjustments and Repairs 11:30 am
Eyeglass Adjustments and Repairs @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 9 @ 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.
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Mindful Meditation 1:30 pm
Mindful Meditation @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Mindfulness and meditation have a number of health benefits from reducing pain and stress, improving sleep, memory and focus and helping you lead a healthier life. Each month, Kimberly Mapel with Kimberly Mapel Counseling will … Continue reading
Tomorrow Is Another Day 1:30 pm
Tomorrow Is Another Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Gone With the Wind is a local book we can all relate to since it is so close to home. Debi Riddle with the Fayette County Historical Society share how items in this wonderful classic … Continue reading
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Around Town @ College Football Hall of Fame 9:00 am
Around Town @ College Football Hall of Fame @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am
The College Football Hall of Fame captures the stories and accomplishments of the many players who have broken records and won our hearts, cementing their legacy in a one-of-a-kind experience that pays tribute to the … Continue reading
Unsung Heroes of the Sky 10:00 am
Unsung Heroes of the Sky @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Take a look at the events that help make the Tuskegee Airmen into the elite group they are today. Willard Womack shares the history of this group and about some obstacles placed in their way … Continue reading
Bunco 1:00 pm
Bunco @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Express Lunch 1:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm
Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Chicken Salad Chick will include a chicken salad sandwich on a croissant, pasta salad, cookie and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 11 @ 1:30 pm
Detroit (2017) | R Starring: John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith. This historical drama is set during the citizen unrest that occurred in 1967 Detroit, when the deaths of three black men inflamed the residents … Continue reading
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AARP Smart DriverTEK 1:00 pm
AARP Smart DriverTEK @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Cars have seemingly become smarter than us with all the new gadgets included on newer models! Learn the necessary tools to navigate modern vehicle technology. This will help drivers understand current and evolving vehicle safety … Continue reading
Good Food Gone Bad 1:00 pm
Good Food Gone Bad @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Food safety starts from the beginning when our foods begin being handled. Damion Martell with Georgia Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Division will talk about how food sources, improper handling, inadequate cooking, contamination and poor … Continue reading
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Quilting: Sew Day 8:00 am
Quilting: Sew Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 16 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Do you need some time, space and company to work on a quilt without interruptions? Come sew with the quilters and finish projects in good company. This class is not instruction based, just free time … Continue reading
Post Holiday Blues 1:30 pm
Post Holiday Blues @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Now that the holidays are past, many of us will face post-holiday stress and depression. Christian City discusses reasons for post-holiday blues and how to recognize if they are affecting you. Get tips on coping … Continue reading
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Painting Workshop 10:00 am
Painting Workshop @ MCINTOSH PLACE & FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
MCINTOSH PLACE 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. FAYETTEVILLE 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. 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 … Continue reading
Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Reflexology is the application of specialized pressure techniques that are applied to a variety of areas, including hands and feet. Relax while the use of pressure, stretch and movement help lower your stress.
Wii Bowling 1:00 pm
Wii Bowling @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Love bowling but hate the hassle of crowds, rental shows, and loud alleys? You won’t have to deal with all that here. Come on over and join in a little friendly competition of some Wii … Continue reading
There’s No Place Like Home 1:30 pm
There’s No Place Like Home @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
As we age, decisions we make regarding our health are important to think about, especially if staying in our homes is a priority for us. Wendy Davis, with Kindred, will help us better understand our … Continue reading
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ALS Support Group 10:00 am
ALS Support Group @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For more information, contact Crystal Jackson at 404-636-9909 or by email at crystal@alsaga.org.
I’ve Got My Eye on You: Eye Screenings 9:30 am
I’ve Got My Eye on You: Eye Screenings @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Dr. Scott Williamson with Williamson Eye Care will be on site to perform basic vision screenings. Get evaluated on your visual acuity and eye pressure and receive recommendations on your eye health and if you … Continue reading
Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:30 pm
Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 18 @ 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
Jan 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Eric Trout, wine connoisseur with Jack’s Fine Wine and Liquor, 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, … Continue reading
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Open Line Dance 7:00 am
Open Line Dance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 19 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am
Bust out your dance shoes and join Eddie Huffman once a month for a fun night of dancing. Come sit back, relax, and enjoy an evening with friends. All dance levels welcome.
Artistic Gift Wrap & Cards 10:00 am
Artistic Gift Wrap & Cards @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Learn to make interesting and unique little containers and cards for any gift-giving occasion. Karen will provide all supplies, but if you have a favorite craft paper to work with, feel free to bring with … Continue reading
A New Face to POA 1:00 pm
A New Face to POA @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In 2017, Governor Nathal Deal signed a new law that substantially overhauls the financial Powers of Attorney. Attorney Elizabeth Winfield with Law Offices of Elizabeth Williams Winfield will discuss the new Georgia Power of Attorney … Continue reading
Cut the Cord 1:30 pm
Cut the Cord @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Lance Collins with PTC Geeks shares tips and tricks to cutting our cable bills. Discover a variety of options available for watching television other than your typical TV providers we often think about. Lance will … Continue reading
Travel Group Meeting 2:00 pm
Travel Group Meeting @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
**Trip schedules available at front desk** Get updates on current trip sign-ups and itineraries and learn about the exciting upcoming trips that we have planned! Please refer to page 14 for rules and regulations on … Continue reading
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Crochet: Beginning Crochet 10:00 am
Crochet: Beginning Crochet @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the basic crochet stitches – chain, single crochet, double crochet – and make a useful dishcloth and pot holder. Materials needed: 2 balls of kitchen cotton (Sugar and Cream or similar yarn), no dark … Continue reading
Eat Local Fayette 12:30 pm
Eat Local Fayette @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Eating locally grown produce is a wonderful way of connecting with farmers and supporting your local community. Kim Toal with the Extension Office will teach about some of our agricultural industries in Fayette County so … Continue reading
This Is How We Roll 1:30 pm
This Is How We Roll @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
With one of the main methods of transportation being golf carts in our beloved Peachtree City, there can be a lot of questions as to how the laws of golf carts differ from those of … Continue reading
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Battle of the Bloat 10:00 am
Battle of the Bloat @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Kathy Rainwater with Southern Grace Hospice helps us combat bloating. Discover the best foods that help with minimizing uncomfortable bloating and what to eat and not eat to cut down on stomach discomforts.
If At First You Don’t Secede 1:30 pm
If At First You Don’t Secede @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott recaps the history of the Articles of Secession of four states breaking from the Union – Georgia, Texas, Mississippi and South Carolina.
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Lunch & Learn: iPad Workshop 12:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: iPad Workshop @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The world of iPads can be confusing since they don’t navigate similar to the computers we often use. When using the Apple system, there are many differences, but so many things to take advantage of. … Continue reading
Healthy Living for the Brain and Body 1:30 pm
Healthy Living for the Brain and Body @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
New research provides insights into how our lifestyle choices may help keep our brain and body connected and healthy as we age. Join Kara Johnson with the Alzheimer’s Association as she shares research in the … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Mercedes-Benz Stadium 9:15 am
Around Town @ Mercedes-Benz Stadium @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 25 @ 9:15 am
Take a tour of the new Mercedes-Benz stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United teams. See both teams’ locker rooms, clubs, lounges, suites, Beirgarten, field and more during this tour. After, enjoy lunch … Continue reading
Computer Technology Assistance 11:00 am
Computer Technology Assistance @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Bring in your laptop and questions for your computer for 1-on-1 assistance. Ryan Jolly with Jolly Technologies will assist computer technology troubleshooting, removal of unwanted programs, antivirus prevention, general questions, and more. Bring your computer … Continue reading
P“age” Turners Book Club 11:30 am
P“age” Turners Book Club @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am
This month, we will be reading The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom. For more information, please contact Joyce Beyer at wlbeyer@aol.com.
Express Lunch 1:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm
Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Chicken Salad Chick will include a chicken salad sandwich on a croissant, pasta salad, cookie and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 25 @ 1:30 pm
Home Again (2017) | PG-13 Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Michael Sheen. Recently separated from her husband, Alice Kinney decides to start over by moving back to LA with her two daughters. Complications soon arise when she … Continue reading
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In the Face of Pain 1:30 pm
In the Face of Pain @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Chronic pain can be discouraging and frustrating when nothing seems to help and medications are constantly changing to try to help manage. Physical Therapist Corlette Cambridge with Ideal Therapy shares tips on a different approach … Continue reading
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 26 @ 1:30 pm
Home Again (2017) | PG-13 Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Michael Sheen. Recently separated from her husband, Alice Kinney decides to start over by moving back to LA with her two daughters. Complications soon arise when she … Continue reading
A Taste of Italy 5:00 pm
A Taste of Italy @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Clink your glasses together for a cheers worthy event. Enjoy a trip around the world to Italy during this evening with great friends all while savoring refreshing Italian tatse with themed hor d’ouevres and to … Continue reading
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Fall Risk Assessment 9:00 am
Fall Risk Assessment @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dr. Davis with First Step Physical Therapy will do one-on-one assessments to determine your fall risk. Perform three to four balance assessments with Dr. Davis, and after he will review the results and make recommendations … Continue reading
Crochet: Beginning Crochet 10:00 am
Crochet: Beginning Crochet @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the basic crochet stitches – chain, single crochet, double crochet – and make a useful dishcloth and pot holder. Materials needed: 2 balls of kitchen cotton (Sugar and Cream or similar yarn), no dark … Continue reading
Snack Attack 12:30 pm
Snack Attack @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Everyone loves a great snack, but finding a healthy one that doesn’t take us off track from our healthy eating habits can be difficult, especially when we want something quick and easy. A dietetic intern … Continue reading
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Quilting: Sew Day 8:00 am
Quilting: Sew Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 30 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Do you need some time, space and company to work on a quilt without interruptions? Come sew with the quilters and finish projects in good company. This class is not instruction based, just free time … Continue reading
What Can I Help You With? 10:00 am
What Can I Help You With? @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Automated assistance devices like our phones and speakers are becoming more common and can help make our lives easier. Brian Anderson with Media Mash discusses several devices out on the market and will demonstrate how … Continue reading
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Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance 11:30 am
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 31 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Waits Hearing Aid Center will be on site to clean hearing aids and perform minor, basic maintenance you may need done.
Among the Stars 1:00 pm
Among the Stars @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Moon walk right over for this one of a kind opportunity! Dr. Scott Harris with Fernbank Museum of Natural History will be taking us on a trip into space. Enjoy learning about space before getting … Continue reading
The Power of Planning 1:30 pm
The Power of Planning @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 31 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Make the most of your food dollars with Aislinn Cummings with Wellcare. Aislinn shares tips to planning healthy, low cost meals. Get tips on writing a personal menu through meal planning basics that include making … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: iPad Workshop @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The world of iPads can be confusing since they don’t navigate similar to the computers we often use. When using the Apple system, there are many differences, but so many things to take advantage of. Join Cindy Rogers with Simply Mac as she covers the basics to using your iPad. Learn how to utilize your product to get the most out of your tablet. Must have an Apple iPad to participate and bring with you to class to follow along.

Healthy Living for the Brain and Body @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

New research provides insights into how our lifestyle choices may help keep our brain and body connected and healthy as we age. Join Kara Johnson with the Alzheimer’s Association as she shares research in the areas of diet, nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help incorporate recommendations into the plan for healthy aging.

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Around Town @ Mercedes-Benz Stadium @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 25 @ 9:15 am

Take a tour of the new Mercedes-Benz stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United teams. See both teams’ locker rooms, clubs, lounges, suites, Beirgarten, field and more during this tour. After, enjoy lunch Molly B’s Atlanta located in the stadium (www.mollybsatlanta.com– to be purchased on your own).

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

Bring in your laptop and questions for your computer for 1-on-1 assistance. Ryan Jolly with Jolly Technologies will assist computer technology troubleshooting, removal of unwanted programs, antivirus prevention, general questions, and more. Bring your computer with you.

P“age” Turners Book Club @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am

This month, we will be reading The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom. For more information, please contact Joyce Beyer at wlbeyer@aol.com.

Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm

Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Chicken Salad Chick will include a chicken salad sandwich on a croissant, pasta salad, cookie and a drink.

Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 25 @ 1:30 pm

Home Again (2017) | PG-13

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Michael Sheen. Recently separated from her husband, Alice Kinney decides to start over by moving back to LA with her two daughters. Complications soon arise when she agrees to let three young filmmakers stay in her guesthouse temporarily. As Alice develops a budding romance with one of them, her newfound happiness comes crashing down when her ex shows up with a suitcase in hand.

Movies sponsored by Heartis Fayetteville (logo)

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In the Face of Pain @ GATHERING PLACE
Jan 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Chronic pain can be discouraging and frustrating when nothing seems to help and medications are constantly changing to try to help manage. Physical Therapist Corlette Cambridge with Ideal Therapy shares tips on a different approach with non-medicated chronic management through physical therapy.

Movie Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 26 @ 1:30 pm

Home Again (2017) | PG-13

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Michael Sheen. Recently separated from her husband, Alice Kinney decides to start over by moving back to LA with her two daughters. Complications soon arise when she agrees to let three young filmmakers stay in her guesthouse temporarily. As Alice develops a budding romance with one of them, her newfound happiness comes crashing down when her ex shows up with a suitcase in hand.

Movies sponsored by Heartis Fayetteville (logo)

A Taste of Italy @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Clink your glasses together for a cheers worthy event. Enjoy a trip around the world to Italy during this evening with great friends all while savoring refreshing Italian tatse with themed hor d’ouevres and to live music. Chef Heather will have a wonderful spread to go along with the perfect blend of music and good company. This event is sponsored by Arbor Terrace.