Left to Right Sue Gibson, Joyce Blake, & Rosie Mosteller
Ladies from the Senior Center are working on finishing the Golden Gaiter Walk quilt. The quilt is made up of t-shirts from the first 20+ years of the popular outdoor event cosponsored with the Bradley Center for Wellness and the Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center.
The quilt will be unveiled at this year's walk on May 15th. For more information call the Senior Center at 706-278-3700.
The Stained Glass Class taught by Kitty Felker is back and will be held on Fridays from 1:00pm-3:00pm for a fee of $20.00. The class will begin on September 12th. Please call the Dalton-Whitfield senior Center at 706-278-3700 to register.
The Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center will be offering beginner and refresher class lessons in BRIDGE.
Judy Kemp, Master Instructor, will be teaching this class beginning in September.
Please call the Senior Center for additional information and to register 706-278-3700
Students from the Northwest High School Service Learning class will be at the Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center each Wednesday from 11:00am-12:00pm to assist with any senior participants who need help with their electronic devices. This would include…Kindles, Tablets, Cell Phones, I-Pods, etc. You do not need to sign up for this program, just stop by the center at 302 Cappes Street, Dalton, Ga 30720.
The Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center has begun a new class "hand building with clay" with Amy Combs, Instructor and owner of Downtown Dalton's Pottery Playhouse.
Participants built baskets and coiled pots. They will glaze their work and it will be fired as the final step.
The next "free" hand building with clay" class will focus on making Indian Jewelry.
This class will begin Friday September 12th for three weeks from 10:-11:30am. To sign up please call the senior center at 706-278-3700
Amy Combs (Left), with the Pottery Playhouse works along side of Geri Loveless (Right) who is adding her last clay coil to her pot
The Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center's dance classes and groups perform in Dalton-Whitfield and in surrounding communities.
They perform for Assisted Living Centers, Nursing Homes, Senior Clubs, Schools, and at community activities and events as ambassadors for positive aging and outreach to others.
If you would like any of the Senior Center dance groups to visit your facility or organization please call the Senior Center at 706-278-3700.
The Senior Center offers community resource information for older adults. Please call or stop by for more information!
A hot lunch is prepared and served from 12:00pm-12:30pm and the menus are available each week in advance so plans can be made. The Senior Center also provides a billiard room and seasonal tournaments that are scheduled along with a card room, an exercise room, a TV and social lounge, a library, and a computer lab. Each of these rooms are open daily when a class is not scheduled.
Bingo is held the first Tuesday at 11:00am of each month at Belk in the Mall.
“Making Your Bucket List a Reality”
FEBRUARY 15-23 FAMILY/FRIENDS WESTERN CARIBBEAN CRUISE
MARCH 1-6 BRAVES SPRING TRAINING
MARCH 20-21 ABINGDON, VIRGINIA- BARTER THEATER
APRIL 2-13 EXPLORING SCOTLAND & IRELAND
APRIL 30-MAY 6 DALLAS-FORT WORTH
JUNE 28-JULY 12 ALASKA CRUISETOUR
AUGUST 9-17 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK/SUN VALLEY
AUGUST 25-30 LANCASTER AND THE AMISH COUNTRY
SEPTEMBER 2-8 MACKINAC ISLAND and MICHIGAN
SEPTEMBER 16-17 ABINGDON, VIRGINIA- BARTER THEATER
SEPTEMBER 24-27 NATIONAL QUARTET CONVENTION
OCTOBER 8-17 SALZBURG, VIENNA, PRAGUE, & BUDAPEST
NOVEMBER 3-6 GREAT SMOKIES PRAISEFEST
NOVEMBER 16-22 BRANSON AT CHRISTMAS TIME
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Cardio Class at 9:00am
Classic Class at 10:00am
Yoga Stretch at 9:30am
302 Cappes St, Dalton, GA 30720
Main Phone 706-278-3700
Senior Program Supervisor