Vance County Senior Center: Celebration of Older Americans Month set for Wednesday

May. 20, 2013 @ 08:57 PM

Older Americans Month will be observed at the Vance County Senior Center, 126 S. Garnett St., Henderson, with a celebration set for Wednesday. The theme for this year is “Unleash the Power of Age.”

The center has scheduled several activities for this event. A “Wii Tournament” will begin at 10 a.m., pitting seniors from Vance County against a group from Warren County, as well as seniors versus center staff.

Starting at 1 p.m., line dancers from Person and Durham counties will conduct a program. In addition, the “Vance Sliders” will perform some line dances.

Refreshments will be served during the afternoon.

The center serves the 55 and older community within Vance County, offering activities, support groups and educational services. Call (252) 430-0257 for more information.