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Nutritional Health Fitness for Seniors #2692
Friday, March 16
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
$5.00 Cobb resident; $6.00 Non-resident, includes lunch
Being physically healthy takes two major steps to accomplish – working out and making healthy eating choices. For some, choosing to eat healthy is the hardest decision to make. Comforting Arms will present on nutritional challenges for seniors, proper eating, portion control, food safety and much more.

Edible Flowers #2691
Thursday, March 22
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Free. Registration required.
Great chefs say we first eat with our eyes. If that’s true, then flowers are the most wonderful food of all. You can enjoy their flavor in fresh salads or cooked dishes, or their delicate beauty as cake and dessert decorations. If you’ve never tasted a flower, maybe now’s the time to enjoy them with more than just your eyes.

Paint ‘n Party #2987
Tuesday, April 3
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
$3.00 Cobb residents/$4.00 Non-residents
You will learn basic techniques such as shading, controlling tones, composition and drawing methods. Gayle Morrison from Marietta Senior Center will show the difference between contour drawing (line drawing) and drawing with value. Fundraiser to benefit North Cobb Senior Center.

Shopping: Wal-Mart #2880
Thursday, April 5
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Free. Registration required by April 2nd. $2.00 limited shuttle transportation
Some people say going shopping alone can be boring. Join your friends for a one-stop shopping experience and have a good time at Acworth Wal-Mart (3826 Cobb Pkwy NW, Acworth 30101).

Are Your Affairs in Order? #2881
Tuesday, April 10
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Free. Registration required.
Join Lynn Lopes of SouthCare Cremation and Funeral Society for an educational conversation and presentation regarding everything you need to know to pre-arrange & prepare for life’s most important transition, veteran benefits, and affordable options and savings.

What Can Occupational Therapy Do For You? #2952
Thursday, April 12
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Free. Registration required.
Join students from Chattahoochee Technical College Occupational Therapy Assistant program for an informative discussion on the importance of OT and how it may help you and your loved ones. Come early or stay after for free mobility test to evaluate your fall risk.

See Something, Say Something #2882
Thursday, April 12
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Free. Registration required.
"If You See Something, Say Something™" is a national campaign that raises public awareness of the indicators of terrorism and terrorism-related crime, as well as the importance of reporting suspicious activity to state and local law enforcement. Join Bernard King with Cobb County Department of Public Safety to learn ways to keep yourself and your family safe.

Team Bowling at Stars and Strikes #2954
Friday, April 13
10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
$5.00 (shoes & 2 games) at bowling center; Registration required by April 2nd. Limited shuttle transportation available for $2.00 at time of registration.
10010 GA 92, Suite 180 Woodstock.

Crafting Corner #3127
Friday, April 13
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
$5.00 Cobb residents/ $6.00 Non-residents
Welcome spring with your own make & take tulle wreath. Demonstrated by Joanie Ricketts from Austell Senior Center. Fundraiser to benefit North Cobb Senior Center.

Acworth City Luncheon and Bingo #2887
Tuesday, April 17
10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Free. Registration required by April 2nd. $2.00 limited shuttle transportation
Join us at Roberts School Community and Education Center (4681 School St, Acworth, GA 30101) and enjoy free lunch and Bingo.

Culinary Creations #2955
Thursday, April 19
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
$6.00 Cobb residents/$7.00 Non-residents
Pack a punch to your lunch with an "upside-down" salad in a mason jar!  Sherry Collier with North Cobb Senior Center will show how to prepare in advance for easy, delicious, and healthy lunches all week. Fundraiser to benefit North Cobb Senior Center.

Basics of Medicare #2885
Monday, April 23
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Free. Registration required.
Get answers to your Medicare questions. Gabriel Lorenzo Medicare, Life & Health consultant from Ask Gabe, Inc. will break it down and show us how to understand our options for Medicare.

Spring Cleaning Your Diet: Spring Salads #2950
Thursday, April 26
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Free. Registration required.
Spring is here, and with that comes a renewed opportunity for fresh, satisfying salads. Cobb Senior Services’ dietician Jobcy Alexander will show the basis of creating a satisfyingly delicious balanced salad. 

Stevi B’s and Bingo #2889
Monday, April 30
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
$5.29 at restaurant; Reservations required by April 2nd; $2.00 limited shuttle transportation
Come on out for a delicious pizza and salad buffet and Bingo. 3335 Cobb Parkway, Acworth.

Let's Do Lunch
11:30am
On your own; Registration required
February 22: Caper's #2173 Old Hwy 41
March 13: Longhorn, #2546 Cobb Pkwy
April 18: Capo's Italian & Pizza #3450 Cobb Pkwy

AARP Smart Driver
1st Thursday each month
9:00am-3:30pm
$15.00 AARP members, $20.00 Non-members
Bring lunch. Check with your insurance agent about a possible discount for taking this course.
March 1 #2547
April 5 #2792
 
Hiking Club
Every Friday
Leave Center at 8:30am

Garden Club
1st Monday each month
11:00am

Photo Club
3rd Tuesday each month
10:00am

Book Lovers
1st Friday each month
11:00am

Friends of North Cobb
12:00pm
March 13
April 10