Tag: senior center

Senior center organizes drive-in Bingo

Senior center organizes drive-in Bingo

| September 24, 2020

The circus was in town with a drive-in lunch and parking lot Bingo at the Coshocton Senior Center. “We felt bad because of the current situation, so we thought of parking lot Bingo,” said Erica Messler, Interim Home Health development representative. “We have animal crackers and caramel popcorn in some of the gift buckets. We […]

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Coshocton Senior Center hosts a blast from the past

Coshocton Senior Center hosts a blast from the past

| July 17, 2020

The Fabulous 50s Drive-in at the Coshocton Senior Center parking lot offered a blast from the past with root beer floats and hotdogs, door prizes and rocking to the oldies courtesy of DJ Rick Williamson and Austin Philabaum from R&D Promotions. The weather was hot, but the music, cars and root beer floats were cool. […]

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Senior center starts grocery shopping and delivery program

Senior center starts grocery shopping and delivery program

| May 6, 2020

The Coshocton County Senior Center wants to spread the word about its new grocery shopping/delivery program for county seniors. “Helping our seniors safely get to the grocery store has been a need around here for a while,” said Director Christy Neighbor. “We started slowly introducing this new program to our clients. The first week we took it […]

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Senior center providing meals and comfort to area senior citizens

Senior center providing meals and comfort to area senior citizens

| April 28, 2020

For many local senior citizens, church and the senior center are where they get the social contact they need. With the COVID-19 crisis, that need is going unfulfilled for many and that loneliness can lead to depression. The Coshocton Senior Center staff is working to ease loneliness and to provide meals. “Our home delivery meal […]

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Senior center shares update on policies

Senior center shares update on policies

| March 17, 2020

The Coshocton County Senior Center is concerned about the COVID-19 outbreak and is making every effort to follow federal, state, and local guidelines. The senior center is instituting the following policies to be reviewed daily and subject to change, until further notice. Home delivered meals will continue to be provided. If you would like to […]

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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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