Senior News – April 19, 2017



The plans for the Washington, PA casino/shopping on April 24th are complete. The itineraries are ready. If you have not received one you may pick them up at the Parsons Center any day from 11 a.m. until 3p.m. The bus is scheduled to arrive at the Parsons Center at 6:30 a.m. It should arrive at Kidwell’s on the mountain at 7:15 a.m. We will NOT be stopping for breakfast but we will be taking a break once we get into PA.
The final payment for New York has been collected. The itineraries are available at this time. You may stop by the Parsons Center to pick them up any day from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
There are still seats available for the Pittsburgh Pirates game on July 20, 2017. The cost os $125 per person which includes fantastic seats behind home plate, the bus and a ride on the Gateway Clipper shuttle to the ball park.

The plans are complete for the September 10, 2017 to September 15, 2017 trip to Myrtle Beach. The cost of this trip will be $ 700.00 per person based on double occupancy. The first payment of $ 140 was collected on Thursday, April 6th. The next payment will be due on May 4th. If you have not made your first payment or if you have any questions, feel free to call the Parsons Center at 304-478-2423. There ARE still some spaces available so if you are interested, please give us a call.

We realize that it is early but plans have been made for a return Christmas trip to the Galt House in Louisville, KY. We will be going November 27 – 30. We have included the luncheon cruise on the Spirit of Jefferson, Churchill Downs, the Mega Caverns and several other attractions. The price will be $700. We will not begin collecting until the beginning of June but you can start saving now. If you are interested, please call and get your name and phone number on the list. As always, we will call the people in the order of the list.


We have partnered with the Randolph County Center to provide this service. The representatives will be at the Parsons Center on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month. If you have questions about Medicare, please call the Randolph Co. Center at 304-636-4747 to make an appointment.


The Parsons Center will hold their April birthday party on Thursday, April 20, 2017. All those having birthdays in April will be recognized. A cake provided by WV Caring will be provided for dessert for all present. Please come early and enjoy the lovely music provided by our own Goldenaires Choir. The program will begin at 10:30 a.m.


The St. George outpost will be Thursday, April 20, 2017. It will begin at 6 p.m. at the St. George United Methodist Church. Please bring your favorite covered dish and join in the fellowship and entertainment.
The Flanagan Hill Outpost will be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at noon at the Community Center. Please bring your favorite covered dish and join us as we celebrate Spring.


We have been invited to visit the Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School on Friday, April 28, 2017 between 11:50 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. They are having a fun-filled day of field events and a community dunk tank and would love to have spectators. Please join in the excitement and watch your children, grand children and your neighborhood children as they participate and show off their skills.