Adventures in Learning, a program of the Shepherd’s Center of KCK, will take place on Friday, Nov. 15, at Grace Lutheran, 3333 Wood Ave.
The building offers entry-level parking and easy drop off of both people and equipment. Everyone is welcome to attend part or all of the day’s activities. The schedule for Friday, Nov.15:
9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Health Screenings (no cost)
Blood sugar and blood pressure checks provided by Delores Homes LLC.
9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Registration and Fellowship
Refreshments available while you meet and greet.
10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Travelogue: Bolivia – video presentation by Mabel Shutt,
Co-Chair, Adventures in Learning
Issues Forum: Major Vince Davenport, KCK Police Department; “Major Concerns
11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m., Workshops (choose one)
History: The National Debt – presented by Ed Shutt
Health: Making Sense of the Affordable Care Act – Mary Tritsch, AARP Kansas
Noon: Lunch—$4 or may bring your own
Menu: Chicken tortilla, salad, chuck wagon corn, stewed apples, milk
12:30 p.m. Program
Presiding: Mary Hunt, Adventures in Learning committee member
Invocation: Mary Hunt
Program: "You are the program." Bring an item that helps you describe your thankfulness as the season of Thanksgiving begins.
Designed to celebrate and engage older adults, Adventures in Learning has been providing enrichment, fellowship and a noon meal for more than 27 years in Wyandotte County. Adventures in Learning provides free morning health screenings, selections of informational and educational workshops, and lunch with an entertaining program. These monthly programs are free and everyone is welcome to attend; join in one workshop or stay for the entire program. Lunch is served at noon for $4. Call the Shepherd’s Center office at 913-281-8908 for more information. Visit the Shepherd’s Center of KCK online at www.shepherdscenterkck.org.
The Shepherd’s Center of Kansas City, Kansas is an interfaith, multicultural, nonprofit organization that promotes and supports successful aging. Vision: Building a community that connects, values, engages and celebrates older adults.