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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
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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 @ 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
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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
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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
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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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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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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
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
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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
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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.
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
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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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
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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
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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
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.
Movie Day 1:30 pm
Movie Day @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 24 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Showing: Aladdin (2019) | PG
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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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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
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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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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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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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Fri
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 battle is the only one fight in Florida during this war, aimed mainly to disrupt the Confederate food supply.

Oct
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Mon
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, Part C –advantage plans, Part D –prescription drug coverage and Medigap – supplemental insurance to Medicare.

Oct
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Tue
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 your wallet. Most cars are very reliable with a little TLC and don’t need much repairs to keep them going. From minor repairs you can do at home to when to know when to take it in for another look, get tips on how to make your car last longer with regular routine check-ups.

Oct
9
Wed
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 have increased. Join Lance Collins with PTC Techs as he provides insight on how to recognize when a robo call is a scam or not and provides insight on apps that can block these calls before they even get to you! Protect yourself and your phone.

Oct
10
Thu
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 of History and experience the largest collection of artifacts relating to Marietta and Cobb County’s history. In between, visit Marietta Square Market for lunch of your choice at any of the restaurants (to be purchased on your own – www.mariettasquaremarket.com).

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 @ PTCGP ATLANTA
Oct 10 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Showing: The Sun Is Also A Star (2019) | PG

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Fri
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 tie some of the newest scarf looks, like vests and kimono wraps. Bring some of your favorite scarves to the class and learn some new ways to tie old favorites.

Oct
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Tue
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 inflammation and pain associated with it.

Oct
16
Wed
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.