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Cookout Classics Made Healthy 1:00 pm
Cookout Classics Made Healthy @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
It’s time for some mouthwatering summer cookouts, but how can we stay healthy with all the tasty treats around? Jennifer Russell, Dietetic Intern with Life University, shares ideas to keeping on track at cookouts. Learn … Continue reading
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Ferdinand 1:30 pm
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Ferdinand @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 2 @ 1:30 pm
Bring our your grandkids or join by yourself for a wonderful afternoon movie at the center. We will be showing Ferdinand (PG). After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous … Continue reading
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Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 3 @ 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.
Script Your Safety 10:00 am
Script Your Safety @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Kathaleen Brewer with the county wide Opioid Crisis Team will enlighten us on the opioid epidemic that has developed and how to stop your own medications from getting in the wrong hands. She will … Continue reading
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Peter Rabbit 1:30 pm
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Peter Rabbit @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 3 @ 1:30 pm
Bring our your grandkids or join by yourself for a wonderful afternoon movie at the center. We will be showing Peter Rabbit (PG). Peter Rabbit, the mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of … Continue reading
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Volunteer Open House 2:00 pm
Volunteer Open House @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 5 @ 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
Jul 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.
Love the Skin You’re In 1:30 pm
Love the Skin You’re In @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Discover the beauty of basic skin care and the variety of products available to make you feel great in your own skin. Kathryn Fetner with May Kay Consultants will share details about the importance of … Continue reading
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Plate Up Your Garden 1:00 pm
Plate Up Your Garden @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
So you want to start an edible garden? Get those tasty treats easily accessible in your own backyard! Mike and Judy Cunningham with Country Garden Farms gives tips on easy edible plants that are simple … Continue reading
Soaring Into Space 1:30 pm
Soaring Into Space @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott launches the story of Ed Dwight, who soared on the wings of a dream to become an astronaut. Discover the adventures and the struggles of Ed’s journey as the first African American astronaut … Continue reading
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Mastering Mindgames 1:00 pm
Mastering Mindgames @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Would you like to better understand the various mind games that you play with others and yourself? Retired psychologist Dr. James Hughey offers an easy-to-understand insight on the process of psychological mind-games, beginning with the invitation-to-play … Continue reading
Shine Through the Shade 1:30 pm
Shine Through the Shade @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
For those of us with shady yards, we know it can be difficult at times to keep plants thriving as many need excessive sunlight. Join expert gardener Harold McDonell as he shares about a wide … Continue reading
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Be Strong 10:00 am
Be Strong @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Strength training isn’t just for bulking up your muscles, it can play a major role in your health. Laura Milner with Piedmont Fayette Fitness Center discusses the importance of this training and the differences and … Continue reading
Oh, The Places You’ll Go 10:00 am
Oh, The Places You’ll Go @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Take a trip with Amy Metzger, Luxury Travel Advisor with Travel Edge, as she teaches us valuable tips for traveling that will save us time, money and stress for a perfect vacation. Learn about the … Continue reading
1-on-1 Legal Consultations 11:30 am
1-on-1 Legal Consultations @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 10 @ 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
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Eyeglass Adjustments and Repairs 11:30 am
Eyeglass Adjustments and Repairs @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 11 @ 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.
Fallout Shelters 1:30 pm
Fallout Shelters @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
During the Cold War, people built fallout shelters across the US to protect themselves against possible nuclear war with the USSR. It is unsure how many shelters were actually build as many didn’t report them, … Continue reading
The Foundations of Investing 1:30 pm
The Foundations of Investing @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Investing can have a big impact on your income and Jennifer Camp with Edward Jones will delve into the foundations of it. Get guidelines on developing a strategy, choosing quality investments, diversifying your portfolio and … Continue reading
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Quilting: Island Sunset Bargello 9:00 am
Quilting: Island Sunset Bargello @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Create your own sunset twisted bargello in bright contrasting colors of 20 fabrics. Your fabrib should range from lightest to darkest. Materials list and picture available at the front desk. You will need to provide … Continue reading
Around Town @ CNN Center 9:45 am
Around Town @ CNN Center @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 12 @ 9:45 am
Go behind the scenes of a very well-known name in the news on this Inside CNN Studio Tour! This hour-long walking tour will take us inside the Global Headquarters of CNN and give us a … Continue reading
Savoring Your Summer 10:00 am
Savoring Your Summer @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Summer is here and finding the right nutritious balance can be difficult. Christian City shares ways to create a light and refreshing summer palate. Get ideas to cooking with fresh and in-season foods that are … Continue reading
Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 12 @ 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, cookie and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 12 @ 1:30 pm
I, Tonya (2017) | R Starring: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney. Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown … Continue reading
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Calling All Emergency Help 1:00 pm
Calling All Emergency Help @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Fayette County is the first in the nation to integrate a new technology into the current 911 system! Carbyne911 will allow dispatchers to receive video calls and texts from a caller while pinpointing their exact … Continue reading
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1-on-1 Medicare Consultations 9:00 am
1-on-1 Medicare Consultations @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 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: Beginning Crochet 10:00 am
Crochet: Beginning Crochet @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the basic crochet stitches – chain, single crochet, double crochet and make a useful dishcloth and potholder. Materials needed: 2 balls of kitchen cotton (Sugar and Cream of similar yarn) – no dark colors; … Continue reading
Have I Been Hacked? 1:30 pm
Have I Been Hacked? @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Wil Harbin with PC Rescue saves the day! Discover the obvious, and not so obvious, signs that your computer has a virus or has been hacked. In addition, get tips on the best practices that … Continue reading
The Heart Eats On 1:30 pm
The Heart Eats On @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the US and many risk factors are modifiable by specific preventative measures. Good diet can play a major role in decreasing the risk of heart issues. … Continue reading
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Quilting: Sew Day 8:00 am
Quilting: Sew Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 17 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 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
The Spice of Flavor 10:00 am
The Spice of Flavor @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spices allow us to be creative and adventurous with our cooking and can add many health benefits to our meals that we didn’t expect. Wendy Davis with Kindred Hospice serves up and explores a variety … Continue reading
Pioneering the World of Textiles 1:00 pm
Pioneering the World of Textiles @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Have you ever wondered how cloth is made? Emily Cobb with the Atlanta History Center will be on site to explore textiles from the Pioneer period. Enjoy a spinning demonstration and look at a variety … Continue reading
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Painting Workshop 10:00 am
Painting Workshop @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 18 @ 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 fireflies lighting up the night sky.
Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 18 @ 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.
No Veins About It 1:00 pm
No Veins About It @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Our circulation and vein care can tell a lot about ourselves and being proactive about it can help avoid many health issues. Cheryl Mitcham with Southern Vein Care will discuss common signs and symptoms of … Continue reading
Mindful Meditation 1:30 pm
Mindful Meditation @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 18 @ 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
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ALS Support Group 10:00 am
ALS Support Group @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For more information, contact Crystal Jackson at 404-636-9909 or by email at crystal@alsaga.org.
Getting Crafty: Punch It Out 10:00 am
Getting Crafty: Punch It Out @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Test out your paper punching and scoring skills in this beginners class. Lois will bring her board and paper punches for you to try before you buy. Learn to make a flower using circles, a … Continue reading
Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:30 pm
Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 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
Jul 19 @ 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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STARS Craft Sale
STARS Craft Sale @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 20 all-day
STARS Craft Sale
Watercolor Seascapes 10:00 am
Watercolor Seascapes @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Paint a beautiful watercolor painting to use as decoration in your home or give as a gift. Karen will help guide us as we paint a gorgeous watercolor seascape.
Figuring Out Facebook for Beginners 1:00 pm
Figuring Out Facebook for Beginners @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Peachtree City Public Library provides this introduction to facebook class to get you linked into social media right away. This is designed for beginners who want to learn the very basics of facebook. What … Continue reading
Blooming Through the Drought 1:30 pm
Blooming Through the Drought @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Plants get thirsty, just like we do in the hot summer sun. Proper plant selection and planting is key to having plants that can successfully survive our toasty Georgia summers with little rainfall or irrigation. … Continue reading
Travel Group Meeting 2:00 pm
Travel Group Meeting @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 20 @ 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
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the basic crochet stitches – chain, single crochet, double crochet and make a useful dishcloth and potholder. Materials needed: 2 balls of kitchen cotton (Sugar and Cream of similar yarn) – no dark colors; … Continue reading
Leaving a Legacy 1:00 pm
Leaving a Legacy @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The kind of legacy you leave behind is up to you, and Brian Byars with Advanced Retirement Planning is here to provide ideas. Gain insight on ways you can leave behind a legacy for your … Continue reading
A Penny Saved 1:30 pm
A Penny Saved @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott recounts the history of Maggie Walker, a businesswomen and entrepreneur who dedicated herself to improving the lives of those in her community by creating a sound financial institution. Learn about the first female … Continue reading
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Cardiac Fitness 10:00 am
Cardiac Fitness @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
It is so often said that exercise is the best medicine, and this can be especially true in the aftermath of cardiac events. Jeancarlo Alencastro with Physically Empowered Therapy & Wellness shares his expertise about … Continue reading
Neurosize 1:00 pm
Neurosize @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Engage the brain! Join Gabriel Botet, owner of Neurosize, as he shows us a variety of brain exercises to sharpen our minds. Workout different pars of your mind with creative brain fitness games to engage … Continue reading
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Senior Living Tour: Heartis 10:45 am
Senior Living Tour: Heartis @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 25 @ 10:45 am
Fayette County has become the premier location for retirement and is expected to continue to grow in the years to come. With this projection, the number of senior independent living and assisted living developments have … Continue reading
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance 11:30 am
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 25 @ 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.
Hands-Free Driving 1:30 pm
Hands-Free Driving @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
In July, the new hands-free traffic law goes into effect, meaning you can no longer be holding a device while driving. Jamika Render with Serenity Hospice gives an overview of this new law and what … Continue reading
Up Close and Personal With the BBB 1:30 pm
Up Close and Personal With the BBB @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Discover what services the Better Business Bureau provides for the community – both for consumers and businesses. We will explore the BBB website and leave with a better understanding of what can be done to … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Beltline & Marta Tour 9:00 am
Around Town @ Beltline & Marta Tour @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am
Step-on tour guide Jim Howe takes on a ride around the 22-mile Beltline rail loop. Learn general information about the Marta system and ongoing Beltline project and why both are so important to the downtown … Continue reading
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm
Murder on the Orient Express (2017) | PG-13 Starring: Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp. When a murder occurs on the train he’s travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.   Movies … Continue reading
P“age” Turners Book Club 1:30 pm
P“age” Turners Book Club @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This month, we will be reading The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark. For more information, please contact Joyce Beyer at wlbeyer@aol.com.
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Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm
Murder on the Orient Express (2017) | PG-13 Starring: Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp. When a murder occurs on the train he’s travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.   Movies … Continue reading
The Making of a Medical Examiner 1:30 pm
The Making of a Medical Examiner @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
A representative with the Fayette County Coroner’s Office will uncover the mystery of a cause of death. Learn about the medical examiner’s work, autopsy process, reasons for examination and what happens to the body after … Continue reading
The Psychology of Giving Up and Giving In 1:30 pm
The Psychology of Giving Up and Giving In @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Why is it that we are more likely to give up on something for ourselves than for someone else? Society has trained us to rely on external motivation to achieve goals, but if you can … Continue reading
Open Line Dance 7:00 pm
Open Line Dance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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.
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Crochet: How to Read Crochet Patterns 10:00 am
Crochet: How to Read Crochet Patterns @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
What is a dc or a hdc? What do those *’s mean? And what are those ( ) doing in my pattern? Does all this confuse you? Let’s tak the mystery out of reading a … Continue reading
A Pilot At War 1:00 pm
A Pilot At War @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join Mike King as he shares experiences of his time as a helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War. Discover some of the truths and myths of the war and hear true stories of what it … Continue reading
At Your Service 1:00 pm
At Your Service @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
It seems that our phones are able to do more and more to assist us in everyday things. On-demand service apps have come in full force, and there are so many options available for us … Continue reading
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Memory Screenings 1:00 pm
Memory Screenings @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dr. Martinez and his staff with the Neuropsychology Center will be on site to perform one-on-one memory screenings that are helpful in determining if forgetfulness is more than just normal aging. Immediately following a screening … Continue reading

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Cookout Classics Made Healthy 1:00 pm
Cookout Classics Made Healthy @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
It’s time for some mouthwatering summer cookouts, but how can we stay healthy with all the tasty treats around? Jennifer Russell, Dietetic Intern with Life University, shares ideas to keeping on track at cookouts. Learn … Continue reading
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Ferdinand 1:30 pm
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Ferdinand @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 2 @ 1:30 pm
Bring our your grandkids or join by yourself for a wonderful afternoon movie at the center. We will be showing Ferdinand (PG). After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous … Continue reading
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Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 3 @ 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.
Script Your Safety 10:00 am
Script Your Safety @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Kathaleen Brewer with the county wide Opioid Crisis Team will enlighten us on the opioid epidemic that has developed and how to stop your own medications from getting in the wrong hands. She will … Continue reading
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Peter Rabbit 1:30 pm
Grandparent & Grandkid Movie Day: Peter Rabbit @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 3 @ 1:30 pm
Bring our your grandkids or join by yourself for a wonderful afternoon movie at the center. We will be showing Peter Rabbit (PG). Peter Rabbit, the mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of … Continue reading
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Volunteer Open House 2:00 pm
Volunteer Open House @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 5 @ 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
Jul 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.
Love the Skin You’re In 1:30 pm
Love the Skin You’re In @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Discover the beauty of basic skin care and the variety of products available to make you feel great in your own skin. Kathryn Fetner with May Kay Consultants will share details about the importance of … Continue reading
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Plate Up Your Garden 1:00 pm
Plate Up Your Garden @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
So you want to start an edible garden? Get those tasty treats easily accessible in your own backyard! Mike and Judy Cunningham with Country Garden Farms gives tips on easy edible plants that are simple … Continue reading
Soaring Into Space 1:30 pm
Soaring Into Space @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott launches the story of Ed Dwight, who soared on the wings of a dream to become an astronaut. Discover the adventures and the struggles of Ed’s journey as the first African American astronaut … Continue reading
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Mastering Mindgames 1:00 pm
Mastering Mindgames @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Would you like to better understand the various mind games that you play with others and yourself? Retired psychologist Dr. James Hughey offers an easy-to-understand insight on the process of psychological mind-games, beginning with the invitation-to-play … Continue reading
Shine Through the Shade 1:30 pm
Shine Through the Shade @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
For those of us with shady yards, we know it can be difficult at times to keep plants thriving as many need excessive sunlight. Join expert gardener Harold McDonell as he shares about a wide … Continue reading
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Be Strong 10:00 am
Be Strong @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Strength training isn’t just for bulking up your muscles, it can play a major role in your health. Laura Milner with Piedmont Fayette Fitness Center discusses the importance of this training and the differences and … Continue reading
Oh, The Places You’ll Go 10:00 am
Oh, The Places You’ll Go @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Take a trip with Amy Metzger, Luxury Travel Advisor with Travel Edge, as she teaches us valuable tips for traveling that will save us time, money and stress for a perfect vacation. Learn about the … Continue reading
1-on-1 Legal Consultations 11:30 am
1-on-1 Legal Consultations @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 10 @ 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
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Eyeglass Adjustments and Repairs 11:30 am
Eyeglass Adjustments and Repairs @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 11 @ 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.
Fallout Shelters 1:30 pm
Fallout Shelters @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
During the Cold War, people built fallout shelters across the US to protect themselves against possible nuclear war with the USSR. It is unsure how many shelters were actually build as many didn’t report them, … Continue reading
The Foundations of Investing 1:30 pm
The Foundations of Investing @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Investing can have a big impact on your income and Jennifer Camp with Edward Jones will delve into the foundations of it. Get guidelines on developing a strategy, choosing quality investments, diversifying your portfolio and … Continue reading
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Quilting: Island Sunset Bargello 9:00 am
Quilting: Island Sunset Bargello @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Create your own sunset twisted bargello in bright contrasting colors of 20 fabrics. Your fabrib should range from lightest to darkest. Materials list and picture available at the front desk. You will need to provide … Continue reading
Around Town @ CNN Center 9:45 am
Around Town @ CNN Center @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 12 @ 9:45 am
Go behind the scenes of a very well-known name in the news on this Inside CNN Studio Tour! This hour-long walking tour will take us inside the Global Headquarters of CNN and give us a … Continue reading
Savoring Your Summer 10:00 am
Savoring Your Summer @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Summer is here and finding the right nutritious balance can be difficult. Christian City shares ways to create a light and refreshing summer palate. Get ideas to cooking with fresh and in-season foods that are … Continue reading
Express Lunch 12:00 pm
Express Lunch @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 12 @ 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, cookie and a drink.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 12 @ 1:30 pm
I, Tonya (2017) | R Starring: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney. Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown … Continue reading
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Calling All Emergency Help 1:00 pm
Calling All Emergency Help @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Fayette County is the first in the nation to integrate a new technology into the current 911 system! Carbyne911 will allow dispatchers to receive video calls and texts from a caller while pinpointing their exact … Continue reading
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1-on-1 Medicare Consultations 9:00 am
1-on-1 Medicare Consultations @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 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: Beginning Crochet 10:00 am
Crochet: Beginning Crochet @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the basic crochet stitches – chain, single crochet, double crochet and make a useful dishcloth and potholder. Materials needed: 2 balls of kitchen cotton (Sugar and Cream of similar yarn) – no dark colors; … Continue reading
Have I Been Hacked? 1:30 pm
Have I Been Hacked? @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Wil Harbin with PC Rescue saves the day! Discover the obvious, and not so obvious, signs that your computer has a virus or has been hacked. In addition, get tips on the best practices that … Continue reading
The Heart Eats On 1:30 pm
The Heart Eats On @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the US and many risk factors are modifiable by specific preventative measures. Good diet can play a major role in decreasing the risk of heart issues. … Continue reading
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Quilting: Sew Day 8:00 am
Quilting: Sew Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 17 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 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
The Spice of Flavor 10:00 am
The Spice of Flavor @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spices allow us to be creative and adventurous with our cooking and can add many health benefits to our meals that we didn’t expect. Wendy Davis with Kindred Hospice serves up and explores a variety … Continue reading
Pioneering the World of Textiles 1:00 pm
Pioneering the World of Textiles @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Have you ever wondered how cloth is made? Emily Cobb with the Atlanta History Center will be on site to explore textiles from the Pioneer period. Enjoy a spinning demonstration and look at a variety … Continue reading
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Painting Workshop 10:00 am
Painting Workshop @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 18 @ 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 fireflies lighting up the night sky.
Reflexology 10:00 am
Reflexology @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 18 @ 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.
No Veins About It 1:00 pm
No Veins About It @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Our circulation and vein care can tell a lot about ourselves and being proactive about it can help avoid many health issues. Cheryl Mitcham with Southern Vein Care will discuss common signs and symptoms of … Continue reading
Mindful Meditation 1:30 pm
Mindful Meditation @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 18 @ 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
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ALS Support Group 10:00 am
ALS Support Group @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For more information, contact Crystal Jackson at 404-636-9909 or by email at crystal@alsaga.org.
Getting Crafty: Punch It Out 10:00 am
Getting Crafty: Punch It Out @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Test out your paper punching and scoring skills in this beginners class. Lois will bring her board and paper punches for you to try before you buy. Learn to make a flower using circles, a … Continue reading
Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:30 pm
Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 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
Jul 19 @ 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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STARS Craft Sale
STARS Craft Sale @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 20 all-day
STARS Craft Sale
Watercolor Seascapes 10:00 am
Watercolor Seascapes @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Paint a beautiful watercolor painting to use as decoration in your home or give as a gift. Karen will help guide us as we paint a gorgeous watercolor seascape.
Figuring Out Facebook for Beginners 1:00 pm
Figuring Out Facebook for Beginners @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Peachtree City Public Library provides this introduction to facebook class to get you linked into social media right away. This is designed for beginners who want to learn the very basics of facebook. What … Continue reading
Blooming Through the Drought 1:30 pm
Blooming Through the Drought @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Plants get thirsty, just like we do in the hot summer sun. Proper plant selection and planting is key to having plants that can successfully survive our toasty Georgia summers with little rainfall or irrigation. … Continue reading
Travel Group Meeting 2:00 pm
Travel Group Meeting @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 20 @ 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
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the basic crochet stitches – chain, single crochet, double crochet and make a useful dishcloth and potholder. Materials needed: 2 balls of kitchen cotton (Sugar and Cream of similar yarn) – no dark colors; … Continue reading
Leaving a Legacy 1:00 pm
Leaving a Legacy @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The kind of legacy you leave behind is up to you, and Brian Byars with Advanced Retirement Planning is here to provide ideas. Gain insight on ways you can leave behind a legacy for your … Continue reading
A Penny Saved 1:30 pm
A Penny Saved @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Jim Scott recounts the history of Maggie Walker, a businesswomen and entrepreneur who dedicated herself to improving the lives of those in her community by creating a sound financial institution. Learn about the first female … Continue reading
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Cardiac Fitness 10:00 am
Cardiac Fitness @ MCINTOSH PLACE
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
It is so often said that exercise is the best medicine, and this can be especially true in the aftermath of cardiac events. Jeancarlo Alencastro with Physically Empowered Therapy & Wellness shares his expertise about … Continue reading
Neurosize 1:00 pm
Neurosize @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Engage the brain! Join Gabriel Botet, owner of Neurosize, as he shows us a variety of brain exercises to sharpen our minds. Workout different pars of your mind with creative brain fitness games to engage … Continue reading
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Senior Living Tour: Heartis 10:45 am
Senior Living Tour: Heartis @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 25 @ 10:45 am
Fayette County has become the premier location for retirement and is expected to continue to grow in the years to come. With this projection, the number of senior independent living and assisted living developments have … Continue reading
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance 11:30 am
Hearing Aid Cleanings & Maintenance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 25 @ 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.
Hands-Free Driving 1:30 pm
Hands-Free Driving @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
In July, the new hands-free traffic law goes into effect, meaning you can no longer be holding a device while driving. Jamika Render with Serenity Hospice gives an overview of this new law and what … Continue reading
Up Close and Personal With the BBB 1:30 pm
Up Close and Personal With the BBB @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Discover what services the Better Business Bureau provides for the community – both for consumers and businesses. We will explore the BBB website and leave with a better understanding of what can be done to … Continue reading
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Around Town @ Beltline & Marta Tour 9:00 am
Around Town @ Beltline & Marta Tour @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am
Step-on tour guide Jim Howe takes on a ride around the 22-mile Beltline rail loop. Learn general information about the Marta system and ongoing Beltline project and why both are so important to the downtown … Continue reading
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm
Murder on the Orient Express (2017) | PG-13 Starring: Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp. When a murder occurs on the train he’s travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.   Movies … Continue reading
P“age” Turners Book Club 1:30 pm
P“age” Turners Book Club @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This month, we will be reading The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark. For more information, please contact Joyce Beyer at wlbeyer@aol.com.
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Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm
Murder on the Orient Express (2017) | PG-13 Starring: Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp. When a murder occurs on the train he’s travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.   Movies … Continue reading
The Making of a Medical Examiner 1:30 pm
The Making of a Medical Examiner @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
A representative with the Fayette County Coroner’s Office will uncover the mystery of a cause of death. Learn about the medical examiner’s work, autopsy process, reasons for examination and what happens to the body after … Continue reading
The Psychology of Giving Up and Giving In 1:30 pm
The Psychology of Giving Up and Giving In @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Why is it that we are more likely to give up on something for ourselves than for someone else? Society has trained us to rely on external motivation to achieve goals, but if you can … Continue reading
Open Line Dance 7:00 pm
Open Line Dance @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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.
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Crochet: How to Read Crochet Patterns 10:00 am
Crochet: How to Read Crochet Patterns @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
What is a dc or a hdc? What do those *’s mean? And what are those ( ) doing in my pattern? Does all this confuse you? Let’s tak the mystery out of reading a … Continue reading
A Pilot At War 1:00 pm
A Pilot At War @ FAYETTEVILLE
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join Mike King as he shares experiences of his time as a helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War. Discover some of the truths and myths of the war and hear true stories of what it … Continue reading
At Your Service 1:00 pm
At Your Service @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
It seems that our phones are able to do more and more to assist us in everyday things. On-demand service apps have come in full force, and there are so many options available for us … Continue reading
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Memory Screenings 1:00 pm
Memory Screenings @ GATHERING PLACE
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dr. Martinez and his staff with the Neuropsychology Center will be on site to perform one-on-one memory screenings that are helpful in determining if forgetfulness is more than just normal aging. Immediately following a screening … Continue reading