Reach the Senior Activity Center
600 E Smith Street
No fees for Special Events unless specified.
NEWCOMERS SOCIAL & VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION
Wednesday, June 3, 10:00 AM
Please join us for our quarterly Newcomers Social. Meet staff and other new attendees, see a brief video, learn about programs, activities and services available, take a brief tour and discover how volunteering can enhance your life. We will discuss volunteer opportunities at 11:00 am. Call Helena at 253-856-5164 for more information.
KENT LIONS BARBEQUE
Saturday, May 30, 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Join the Kent Lions Club as they prepare their annual complimentary barbecue lunch for seniors. Enjoy burgers, hot dogs, baked beans and all the “fixings.’’ No tickets needed. food is served 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm or until gone.
KENT FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION -CANCELLED
Friday, May 15, 11:45 AM
Military veterans are being honored at our spring seasonal luncheon. Two complimentary tickets are available on Friday, April 17 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm for Veterans showing appropriate Veteran’s identification. Tickets will be available for general public (limit 2) for $3.00 each beginning Monday, April 20. Special thanks to the Kent Firefighters Foundation volunteers for sponsoring, setting up, serving, and cleaning up for this special event.
72329 Fr 5/15 11:45 am
$3.00 all ages
Limit 2 tickets per person. Guest may purchase in person or by phone with MC/Visa.
11th ANNUAL KENT PLACE EVENT "ELVIS at The PLACE"
THURSDAY, JUNE 25, 4:00 – 8:00 PM
Tickets go on sale Thursday, March 5 for this exclusive event featuring food, fun, entertainment, and education. Danny Vernon, one of the world's top Elvis Illusion Tribute Artists highlights this event with a concert featuring classic Elvis tunes. Experts from the Social Security Administration and the Washington Insurance Commissioner's Office will be here to present up-to-date information. See below for workshop details. Boxed dinners will be served at 6 pm and the evening culminates with the Elvis Concert. See back page for photo and logos from co-sponsoring corporations.
SOCIAL SECURITY 101
Thursday, JUNE 25, 4:00 PM
Kirk Larson, regional coordinator with the Social Security Administration, will present a workshop on basic Social Security information. The event is free but seating priority will be given to guests who have purchased tickets to the Elvis at The Place event. See the back page for more information.
MEDICARE WORKSHOP by SHIBA
Thursday, JUNE 25, 5:00 PM
A regional training consultant for the Washington Insurance Commissioner's office SHIBA (Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors) will present a workshop on Medicare basic benefits. The event is free but seating priority will be given to guests who have purchased tickets to the Elvis at The Place
$10 all ages, includes workshops, dinner, concert, and door prizes.
Smooth Tones Singers Summer Concert
Friday, August 7
1:00 – 1:45 PM
The Smooth Tone Singers are presenting their annual Summer Concert in Room 6 after lunch. Everyone is welcome to enjoy their acappella and accompanied songs, directed by Ruth Fletcher, assisted by Kay Payne. No tickets needed but seating is limited.
SilverSounds NW Rock 'n Roll
Choir Concert LUNCH Fundraiser
Thursday, August 20
6:15 – 8:00 PM
Tickets are available on Wednesday, July 29 for any size donation to the Kent Parks Deli & Cafe Lunch Program. See back-page ad or flyers for more information.
Special thank you to co-sponsors Stafford Suites, Normandy Park, and Fountain Court Sr. Living.
10TH ANNUAL FD CARES WELLNESS FAIR
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
8:30 AM – 12 PM
Mark your calendars and plan to attend our 10th Annual Kent Fire Department CARES Wellness Fair featuring health screenings, information booths, door prizes, and lunch for $1.00 while supplies last. If available, free flu shots will also be offered.
Attention ACCESS Riders!
Please be sure and book your take home ride for at least 45 minutes prior to the Senior Center closing.
(The Center closes at 4:30 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays and at 9 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursday. Please also note any early closures the Center may have during the year.)