All Exhibitors are 50 years and older and will be selling a variety crafts from wood working, art, jewelry, needle work, homemade foods and much more.
The Harvest Arts and Crafts Show location will be The Mack Gaston Community Center at 218 Fredrick Street Dalton Georgia 30721.
Show Dates: Friday November 14th from 8:30AM-6:00PM and Saturday November 15th from 9:00AM-2:00PM
*special (free) craft activity for children on Saturday will be available.
Admission is free and open to the public. For more information please call the Senior Center at 706-278-3700.
The Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center will be celebrating this Thanksgiving with a very special focus on our Veterans, 50 years and older. There will be shared expressions of gratitude and Johnnie Sue will sing a special tribute to our Veterans.
The Veterans Thanksgiving meal will be sponsored by participating businesses. All other guests must pay for their meals that day. The cost for the Thanksgiving meal: $4.00 for all those who are 50 years of age or older; $5.00 for all those under the age of 50 and everyone will pay $5.00 for a to go plate.
The Thanksgiving Program and meal will be held on Tuesday November 18th. The Program will begin at 10:30a.m. To go plates may be picked up at 11:00a.m. The Thanksgiving meal will be served at 11:30a.m.
Veterans and all other guests must sign up by the deadline Tuesday November 11th.
Please call the Dalton-Whitfield Senior Center at 706-278-3700 to reserve your Thanksgiving meal. The Senior Center is located at 302 Cappes Street Dalton Ga 30720.
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