Community Action Partnership of Greater Dayton – Darke County is once again inviting seniors to a Picnic in the Park on Thurs., July 26 at the Greenville City Park, Shelter # 4. Sign-in begins at 10 a.m. The suggested donation for individuals 60 and older is $3.00 and $7.50 for those younger. Hamburgers, hotdogs, baked beans, ambrosia, chips, and condiments, along with beverages will be served. Seniors are reminded to bring their own lawn chairs. Socializing prior to lunch may include card playing or bingo and afternoon activities are set to play corn hole, cake walk, hillbilly golf and other games. Seniors are also reminded to dress appropriately for warm weather.
Everyone attending must pre-register by calling 548-2727 no later than July 24, 2012. Transportation will be available for those requesting it.
CAP’s Senior Assistance Program has served the local community for more than 38 years. Many services are provided to Darke County senior citizens, such as medical transportation and homemaker services. The congregate meal sites in New Madison, Versailles, and Greenville offer a place for senior citizens to socialize with each other while having a meal and playing cards, bingo or Wii. CAP also provides hot meals to home bound seniors with the Home-Delivered Meals program. The seniors participate in many different activities throughout the year and everyone is invited to join the fun.