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Listed below are events of interest that are either sponsored by the SOWEGA Council on Aging, or that are presented as a means of informing our public. If you have any questions about any event listed, please look for the contact information for that particular event or call or email us using the information found by clicking the "Contact" link at the top or bottom of this page.

 

  WEATHER ANNOUNCEMENT - CLOSURES  

SOWEGA Council on Aging Senior Center locations in the following counties will be closed and transportation has been halted for Wednesday, October 10th and Thursday, October 11th in the following counties:
Dougherty, Calhoun, Baker, Early, Terrell, Decatur, Grady, Miller, Colquitt, Mitchell, Lee, Thomas, Seminole, and Worth

GeorgiaCares Off-Site Counseling Sessions have also been cancelled until Friday, October 12th. SOWEGA Council on Aging Agency Offices are closed on Wednesday, October 10th. Please call 229-432-1124 on Thursday, October 11th by 6:30 a.m. for further instructions on business hours.
*Daily meals have been delivered in advance to all Home Delivered Meals recipients, and welfare checks will resume when weather returns to safe conditions for travel.


 

  NEW Tai Chi Dates!  


 

  Take a Trip with SOWEGA Council on Aging!  


 

  Annual Caregiver Lunch & Learn  

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  SWGA Senior Hunger Coalition  

The Southwest Georgia Senior Hunger Coalition is an initiative that brings Albany, Georgia area individuals and organizations together around the common goal of fighting senior hunger. By developing innovative partnerships within the local community, the Southwest Georgia Senior Hunger Coalition hopes to ensure that all food insecure seniors are fed within the region served by SOWEGA Council on Aging.


 

  Medicare Open Enrollment 2018  

Baker County

November 7th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Baker County Senior Center (439 Hwy 91 N., Newton)

December 5th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Baker County Senior Center (439 Hwy 91 N., Newton)

Calhoun County

November 2nd: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Arlington Senior Center (425 Cedar Ave, Arlington)

November 14th: 9:30 a.m. -11:00a.m.
Edison Library (227 Hartford St E, Edison)

Colquitt County

October 17th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Moultrie Senior Center (17 First Ave SW, Moultrie)

October 25th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Moultrie Senior Center (17 First Ave SW, Moultrie)

November 21st: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Moultrie Senior Center (17 First Ave SW, Moultrie)

Decatur County

October 18th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Bainbridge Library (301 S Monroe St, Bainbridge)

November 15th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Bainbridge Library (301 S Monroe St, Bainbridge)

November 29th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Decatur Senior Center (402 W Water St, Bainbridge)

Dougherty County

November 6th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Albany Mall Parking Lot (2601 Dawson Rd, Albany)

November 13th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Kay H. Hind Senior Life Enrichment Center
(335 W Society Ave, Albany)

December 4th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Albany Mall Food Court (2601 Dawson Rd, Albany)

Early County

October 31st: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Blakley Senior Center (310 Meadowbrook Dr, Blakley)

November 14th: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Maddox Memorial Library (11880 Columbia St, Blakely)

Grady County

October 16th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Roddenbery Memorial Library (320 N Broad St, Cairo)

November 15th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Grady County Senior Center (33 17th Ave, Cairo)

November 20th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Roddenbery Memorial Library (320 N Broad St, Cairo)

Lee County

October 30th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
R. S. Boney Senior Center (141 Park St, Leesburg)

November 6th: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Leesburg Library (245 Walnut Ave S, Leesburg)

December 4th: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Leesburg Library (245 Walnut Ave S, Leesburg)

Miller County

October 15th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Miller County Library (259 Main St, Colquitt)

November 19th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Miller County Library (259 Main St, Colquitt)

November 28th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Miller County Senior Center (230 W Pine St, Colquitt)

Mitchell County

October 29th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Mitchell County Senior Center (308 W Railroad St, Pelham)

November 13th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Desoto Trail Regional Library (145 E Broad St, Camilla)

Seminole County

October 15th: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Seminole Library (103 W 4th St, Donalsonville)

November 1st: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Seminole County Senior Center (403 S Wiley Ave, Donalsonville)

November 19th: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Seminole Library (103 W 4th St, Donalsonville)

Terrell County

November 5th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dawson Senior Center (741 Forrester Dr, Dawson)

December 3rd: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dawson Senior Center (741 Forrester Dr, Dawson)

Thomas County

October 23rd: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thomas County Library (201 N Madison St, Thomasville)

November 8th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Scott Senior Center (611 N. Stevens St, Thomasville)

November 27th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thomas County Library (201 N Madison St, Thomasville)

Worth County

October 24th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Shipp Senior Center (710 W Price St, Sylvester)

November 8th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Worth County Library (205 E Pope St, Sylvester)


 

  Health Network Meeting  

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  Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention  


 

  Indoor Cycling  


 

  Pedaling for Parkinson's - NEW dates!  


 

  Chair Yoga  


 

  Line Dance Classes  


 

  MALL WALKERS-Blood Pressure Checks  

The first Tuesday of each month is Senior Day at "Belk" department store in the Albany Mall.

FREE blood pressure checks & GeorgiaCares Medicare Counselors available from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Check out our information booth...you won't believe all the of the services we provide in our area!  SOWEGA Council on Aging has been encouraging choice, independence, individuality and privacy for seniors since 1966.  How can we help you?


 

 
 
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