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Special Event  Open to All

Vision Searchers

Thurs., August 11th 11 t0 1


In August, the Vision Searchers will host a special event that everyone is invited to.  It will  review high-tech and low-tech options that may be useful for people in their home.  There will be things for cooking, medication organization and reminders, devices for mobility concerns, recreation , low vision, hearing loss, tablets and much more.  The will be set up at stations in our lower level.  The participants may go around to each station or choose the stations that they want to visit to learn more about the type of things available


RVSC At Home  Activities


Help us name the rooms at RVSC! We want to name:

· Large entry room

· Long conference room on the right, (down the right hall)

· Smaller meeting room (down the hall on the left)

· Large meeting room on the lower level.

We would like the rooms to have names and not refer to them by an activity or event. Please mail in your suggestions and include your full name and a phone number where you can be reached.

The RVSC newsletter will include a monthly “Count the Objects” challenge. For August, we’ll count “ice cream cones. In July, we placed 61 hamburgers in the newsletter.  CD’s of our Exercise Class are available for participants to exercise at home.


Foot Clinic

Mon., Aug. 22nd & Thurs., Aug. 25th


RVSC is pleased to offer foot clinic services with Jane Sherwin, RN of Blessed Feet, LLC. You MUST have a release form signed by your Health Care Provider to have your nails clipped prior to receiving services. NO EXCEPTIONS. If you have not received a packet of paperwork or are a new foot clinic client, please call (469-4556) to have one mailed to you or stop in and pick one up.  New client cost is $30, Returning client cost is $25.  Foot clinic is by appointment only.


Loan Closet Items


Did you borrow some equipment from the River Valley Senior Center and are no longer using it? If so, please have the cleaned item returned, so that we can help other clients with their needs. Should you return items after hours please leave them in this area, noting name and phone number of person returning items.

Mobile Food Pantry Schedule

Feeding America West Michigan Foodbank:

· Thursday, August 2nd, 3:30 p.m.—Harbert Community Church

· Wednesday, August 3rd, 4:30 p.m.—Woodland Shores Baptist Church in Bridgman

· Monday August 29th, 4 p.m.—Galien Twp. Fire Department

Caring Cupboard Mobile Food Pantry:

For those that live in the service areas of Bridgman, Baroda, Stevensville, Glendora, New Troy, Sawyer, and St. Joseph and who meet federal poverty guidelines:

· Thursday’s, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. and
6:15 p.m.–7:30 p.m.

· First and third Sundays of each month.

Location: Bridgman Fire Department or Woodland Shores Baptist Church in Bridgman during the summer months.

Bread of Life Food Pantry at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Lake St. Bridgman

· Tues. 10 a.m.–12 Noon and Thursday 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.


River Valley Senior Center  exercise equipment  available for use.

Come give it a try:

See receptionist  to sign a waiver and schedule a time to be trained on use and safety of equipment