Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Lifestyles

October 21, 2013

Enjoy a game of pool at Fair Park

CROSSVILLE — Are you a pool player? The seniors at the Fair Park Senior Center will be starting their 2013-2014 Winter Eight Ball Pool League this month.

The League is for men and women, for those committed to attending every week during the season. If you can not commit to every week, please sign up to be a sub. Rules established from BCA. It is established by the number of teams and will probably last until April or May 2014. Teams will be picked according to handicap Oct. 29 at 12:30 p.m. Dues are due at that time. For more information, call Mike Livingston at 788-6483.

Need a ride? If you are a senior age 60+ without transportation (no car), you can currently take advantage of the transportation voucher program. Fair Park Senior Center has joined up with the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency’s Area Regional Transit Systems with the U Carts program. Seniors can get rides to the doctor's office, to get groceries, or visit the Fair Park Senior Center! You can schedule your plans according to zones, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. You will need to arrange your activities between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. To get your transportation voucher and learn more, contact Carolyn Barnes at the Fair Park Senior Center at 484-7416.

Ring your bells and sing Christmas songs with the Ring and Sing group! Chorus Director Faye Brandon is getting them ready for Christmas. It is a lot of fun every Wednesday from 2-3 p.m.

Saturday Night Country Dances have moved their time up a little to start every Saturday at 5 p.m. The Southern Pride Country Band and Tom Fincher are playing all your favorites country dance tunes, so plan to get out this Saturday evening and do some dancing! It is for all ages of adults. Every week there is a special guest, too. So get out and  have fun.

Whether it is to start exercising or just to play some cards, seniors in Cumberland County always have some place to go for things to do. Fair Park is at 1433 Livingston Rd. in Crossville, and is open Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., with some evening classes. Visit www.fairparkseniorcenter.org or call 484-7416.

 

 

 

 

 

1
Text Only
Lifestyles
  • FFG Resident Services Painting.jpg FFG Resident Services presents painting to the Pat Summitt Foundation

    A dramatic portrait of Pat Summitt, painted by Chuck Jensen, was presented to the Pat Summitt Foundation by Fairfield Glade Resident Services at its Community Information Event on memory care.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • 127 seniors JosephZarolla-W6.jpg Zarola entertains 127 Seniors

    The members of the 127 South Senior Center met Friday, July 25, for bingo and Mexican Train domino game. Conversation, along with coffee and sweets, was enjoyed by all. Helen Lord called the bingo numbers, and the prizes were furnished by Eye Centers of Tennessee. Life Care Center checked everyone's blood pressures.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marriage licenses (Published July 30, 2014)

    July 29, 2014

  • Habitat-Group photo-Crisp Dedication .jpg Habitat celebrates 55th home dedication

    Anne Crisp is excited that she and her two daughters have a home to call their own. Cumberland County Habitat for Humanity (CCHFH) dedicated the 55th home to be built in partnership with low-income families. Crisp put more than 500 hours of "sweat equity" into her home and has completed 50 hours of self-improvement, where she attended classes on budgeting, home maintenance and good neighbor among others.

    July 28, 2014 2 Photos

  • Gypsy Rose to visit Fair Park

    The Cumberland County Playhouse is currently performing the award-winning Broadway play “Gypsy.” A great American story set during the 1920s fading vaudeville circuit, "Gypsy" portrays the rise of famed burlesque performer and stage mother Gypsy Rose Lee as she journeys across the country with her mother and sister during a time when Vaudeville was dying and burlesque was born. The complex character of Rose could be described as bold and brassy, as she steamrolls everyone in her way to turn her daughters June and Louise into child stars.

    July 28, 2014

  • plateau gardening-springBlooms4361.jpg Match August garden tasks to plant biology

    During all seasons in temperate climates like ours the greenery around us is changing. New shoots appear and leaves pop out of swollen buds after spring rains.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pleasant Hill Ramblings.jpg Landis reunites with Japanese teacher

    There is a special lady living in Pleasant Hill who spent 42 years of her life in Sendai, Japan, teaching English at a Japanese Christian school and as a missionary with the United Church of Christ Board for World Ministries.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lion of Year.jpg Lions Club recognizes Lion of the Year

    Charles Loveday, charter member of the Crossville Lions Club, was recognized as the Lion of the Year at the annual installation of officers picnic July 8. Loveday earned this award for his service as first vice president, membership chairman, eye glass chairman and his help with fundraisers and other matters where needed. From left are Loveday and President Gary Laura.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • 8-8 counseling center-play with dolls.jpg Christian Counseling Center celebrating 12 years

    Help the Christian Counseling Center of Cumberland County (C5) celebrate 12 years of community service. Dine at Ruby Tuesday of Crossville Aug. 8, 9 or 10. Print the flyer from the center’s website, www.cccotp.org, and give it to the server.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • A Time 4 Paws collecting shoes to help Soles4Souls in fight against global poverty

    Attention anyone with a closet! Those shoes no longer wanted are desperately needed to fight the human tragedy of global poverty.

    July 24, 2014