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AAPR Driver Safety Course 9:00 am
AAPR Driver Safety Course @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The AARP Smart Driver’s Course is a refresher course for adult drivers, which has helped millions of drivers remain safe on today’s roads. Tune up your driving skills and update your knowledge. Most auto insurance … Continue reading
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Don’t Hog the Eggnog 1:30 pm
Don’t Hog the Eggnog @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This holiday season, skip the store bought cartons and additive-laden jugs and have your eggnog the old-fashioned way, made with real eggs! As long as you a few key ingredients in your friend, you can … Continue reading
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What’s for Lunch? 11:30 am
What’s for Lunch? @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 6 @ 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.
Holidays On the Range 1:30 pm
Holidays On the Range @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Home, home on the range, where the cheer of the holidays reign. Jim Scott shares stories and poems of famous Cowboys and their Christmas times and celebrations.
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When Things Get Ruff 1:30 pm
When Things Get Ruff @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Caring for an aging pet can be rewarding but difficult. As our furry friends get older, their needs change. Join Dr. Brian Mann with VCA Braelinn Animal Hospital as he discusses wellness care, importance of … Continue reading
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Senior Living Tour: Monarch House 11:00 am
Senior Living Tour: Monarch House @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am
Fayette County has become the premier location for retirement and the number of senior independent living and assisted living developments have spiked in our area. Take a tour of difference facilities and enjoy a complimentary … Continue reading
The Plant Doctor 1:30 pm
The Plant Doctor @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Plants can be pretty tolerant of environmental changes and extremes and will recover when favorable conditions return. But, how much is too much? Kim Toal with the Extension Office teaches us about ways to tell … Continue reading
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Aching with Arthritis 2:30 pm
Aching with Arthritis @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 11 @ 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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Dicro-Pendant 9:30 am
Dicro-Pendant @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Dec 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Make a fused glass Dichroic “Chameleon” pendant that take on some of the color of your clothing being worn due to their clear base. Karen will take the pendants made home to be fused and … Continue reading
Mindful Meditation 1:30 pm
Mindful Meditation @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Each month, Kimberly Mapel with Kimberly Mapel Counseling will discuss mindfulness and meditation practices followed by a light guided meditation. This month, focus on peace on Earth and goodwill toward men followed by a peace … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Governor’s Mansion 9:15 am
Around Town @ Governor’s Mansion @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 13 @ 9:15 am
Start celebrating the holidays as we visit the Governor’s Mansion in Atlanta. Enjoy a self-guided tour of the mansion decorated beautifully for the Christmas season as well as music as well in the Governor’s Ballroom. … Continue reading
Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm
Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Pita Mediterranean Street Food will include a traditional gyro, grilled vegetables, dessert and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 13 @ 1:30 pm
Crazy Rich Asians (2018) | PG-13 Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding. This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s family, who turns … Continue reading
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That’s A Wrap Gift Wrapping Event 1:00 pm
That’s A Wrap Gift Wrapping Event @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Tis’ the season for gift wrapping! This holiday season, skip over the dreaded gift wrapping of all your presents for family and friends and let us help you. Heritage of Peachtree will be on site … Continue reading
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1-on-1 Medicare Consultations 9:00 am
1-on-1 Medicare Consultations @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 17 @ 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.
Dashing Through the Snow Christmas Party 2:00 pm
Dashing Through the Snow Christmas Party @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
It’s that time a year again, a time to enjoy the holidays, family, and friends! What better way to do so then with our family here at FSS. Join in on the holiday festivities as … Continue reading
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Massage 10:00 am
Massage @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
There are many health benefits to massages past just the relaxation aspect, including but not limited to the reduction of stress, increase in blood flow, improving balance, stimulating the nervous system, helping flexibility, assisting in … Continue reading
Painting Workshop 10:00 am
Painting Workshop @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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 beautiful scene of the Blueridge Mountains.
Computer Technology Assistance 11:00 am
Computer Technology Assistance @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 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
Let’s Get Personal 1:30 pm
Let’s Get Personal @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
If you’ve ever had to deal lawyers, doctors or senior living places, you know how important and helpful it is to have all your personal records in one place. Wendy Davis with Senior Options & … Continue reading
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Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:30 pm
Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 20 @ 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
Dec 20 @ 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. Get information on a variety of topics relating to the choice and become … Continue reading
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There’s An App For That 1:00 pm
There’s An App For That @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The world is full of apps made for smart phones and tablets that can help make our lives easier, more convenient, and more fun! Brian Anderson with Media Mash shares some of the best apps … Continue reading
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Nailed It Manicures 10:00 am
Nailed It Manicures @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
It’s time to pamper yourself! Enjoy a relaxing manicure by Divas and Dons Salon right here at the comfort of FSS. Men and women welcome, choose anything from nail grooming to polish color.
Grandkid Movie Day The Star 1:30 pm
Grandkid Movie Day The Star @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 26 @ 1:30 pm
Enjoy a showing of The Star with a group of friends, grandkids or yourself. A small but brave donkey and his animals friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas.
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Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 27 @ 12:00 pm
Enjoy a delicious lunch delivered right here at FSS! This month, lunch from Pita Mediterranean Street Food will include a traditional gyro, grilled vegetables, dessert and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 27 @ 1:30 pm
Christopher Robin (2018) | PG Starring: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael. Long after growing up in the Hundred Acre Wood with his devoted friends, an older and more somber Christopher Robin returns to his … Continue reading
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An Appy Ending 1:00 pm
An Appy Ending @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Kick off your New Year celebrations by leaving your holiday eating habits behind. Plant-based appetizers are the perfect starter for a healthy new year. Join dietitian Mary Kay Rudd and incorporate nutrition plant-based options to … Continue reading
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1-on-1 Medicare Consultations @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 17 @ 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.

Dashing Through the Snow Christmas Party @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

It’s that time a year again, a time to enjoy the holidays, family, and friends! What better way to do so then with our family here at FSS. Join in on the holiday festivities as we gather around for our Christmas extravaganza. Santa Gus will be in for pictures and Chef Heather will have delicious snacks for the holidays, there will be music full of holiday cheer, and we will have a White Elephant gift exchange. Bring a maximum $10 gag gift to join in on this hilarious holiday game of swaps and steals that is sure to have you rolling on the floor laughing!

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CLOSED: Annual Maintenance @ All Locations
Dec 18 all-day
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Massage @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

There are many health benefits to massages past just the relaxation aspect, including but not limited to the reduction of stress, increase in blood flow, improving balance, stimulating the nervous system, helping flexibility, assisting in better sleep, and relieving pain. Treat yourself to a relaxing massage!

Painting Workshop @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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 beautiful scene of the Blueridge Mountains.

Computer Technology Assistance @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 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.

Let’s Get Personal @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

If you’ve ever had to deal lawyers, doctors or senior living places, you know how important and helpful it is to have all your personal records in one place. Wendy Davis with Senior Options & Solutions as she discussions what documents you need in your ‘important’ folder, tips to making sure they are all in one place and who should have copies.

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Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 20 @ 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 @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 20 @ 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. Get information on a variety of topics relating to the choice and become a wine expert in no time. This month, learn all about Eric’s favorite holiday wines.

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There’s An App For That @ GATHERING PLACE
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The world is full of apps made for smart phones and tablets that can help make our lives easier, more convenient, and more fun! Brian Anderson with Media Mash shares some of the best apps available from ‘how to’ apps, games, task list, and more you’ll get a great head start on tips for using apps.