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Senior center celebrates 90 year olds

Senior center celebrates 90 year olds

| July 10, 2019

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Senior Center has a birthday party every month, but July includes an extra special celebration when they honor individuals who are 90 or older. Thirty people fit that category and gathered together for a group picture on July 9 at the senior center prior to lunch. One of those individuals was […]

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Aprons hold wonderful memories

Aprons hold wonderful memories

| May 12, 2017

COSHOCTON – Aprons once had multiple uses and some were even saved for special occasions. “I wore this in 1950 to my aunt’s wedding,” said Anna Willey. “I was 12-years-old and helped at the reception.” Her grandmother crocheted that special apron more than 60 years ago. “It has a lot of history behind it,” Willey […]

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Massages offered at senior center

Massages offered at senior center

| January 10, 2017

COSHOCTON – For many years, Carol Bookless has offered chair massage therapy at the Coshocton Senior Center. After her retirement recently, Bookless will be replaced by Kristin Cheney, who has been a licensed massage therapist since 2002 and recently opened her own practice in Sheree’s Salon and Spa at 237 Main St., Coshocton. “On a […]

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Senior center taking a trip down memory lane

Senior center taking a trip down memory lane

| January 6, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Senior Center is traveling through the decades this month. On Jan. 6 they revisited the 1960s with co-directors Christy Neighbor and Jamie Williams dressed in their best tie dyed shirts. Music from the 1960s was prepared for patrons to listen to and crossword puzzles about songs from the 1960s were […]

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Head Start children perform for senior citizens

Head Start children perform for senior citizens

| December 20, 2016

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Senior Center had some very special guests on Tuesday, Dec. 20. Fourteen students from the South Lawn Head Start site came to the center to present the seniors there with hand-made Christmas cards and gingerbread ornaments. The seniors had something to give the students in return. Each classroom from eight area […]

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Philabaum takes dash through Buehler’s

Philabaum takes dash through Buehler’s

| November 16, 2016

COSHOCTON – Megan Philabaum’s dash through Buehler’s Wednesday, morning Nov. 16 earned her nearly $500 in groceries. She, however, will be sharing those groceries with her father Ron Egler. He was the winner of the shopping spree raffle held at the Coshocton County Senior Center, but asked his daughter to run through the store for […]

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Senior Center to also serve as community center

Senior Center to also serve as community center

| September 19, 2016

COSHOCTON – Because of the willingness of people to work together, the community will soon be reaping the benefits of a new community center. The Coshocton Community Center is operating out of the Coshocton Senior Center building on Browns Lane and is directed by Ray Hardesty who is thrilled to see the idea taking off. […]

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Elder Abuse Awareness Day announced

Elder Abuse Awareness Day announced

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Together, let’s show our support in the worldwide effort to prevent elder abuse. Join the Coshocton County Senior Center, Lt. Dean Hettinger, and the Coshocton County Dept. of Job and Family Services in raising awareness in the community by wearing purple on Wednesday, June 15. The color purple symbolizes the growing problem of […]

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