Visually Impaired People (V.I.P.)

Adult Support Group Meeting

Thursday Oct 11th Day Trip


Join us for a day trip to the Sarett Nature Center, Benton Harbor Michigan.  Educational as well as informational, you can observe reptiles, amphibians, birds, and invertebrates, with guidance from an experienced Naturalist.

When:  Thursday, October 11, 2018.

Time:  10:45 a.m.  Arrive at Sarett Nature Center approximately 11:30 a.m.

Where:  Meet at the entrance of the River Valley Senior Center no later than 10:45 a.m. if you would like to carpool.

Directions provided on the Sarett Nature Center website:, for those who prefer to meet at the nature center.

Cost:  $3 per person

Food:  Bring a bag lunch, drink, and/or snack.

Contact/Sign-up:  Kay Cornwell, Facilitator, V.I.P. – (269) 612-6222, by Friday, October 5th.  The V.I.P. Support Group meets the second Thursday of the month, at the River Valley Senior Center (RVSC), 13321 Red Arrow Highway, Harbert Michigan, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Contact us at (269) 469-4556, subscribe to the RVSC Newsletter and/or view the RVSC web site at,

Next Scheduled V.I.P. Meeting:  Thursday, November 8, 2018.


Adult Coloring

Wednesdays 1:00 – 2:30

Adult coloring is on the move!  Come join us on our NEW DAY and time.  We are open to new artists and anyone else who just wants to relax and have fun.  Coloring has been shown to lower stress and anxiety levels, reduce negative thoughts and keep you focused on the present.  Bring your own pencils, pens and book or pages.  See you then!



Wednesday at 1:00


There is a group that is playing Euchre on Wednesdays at 1:00. If you would like to join them please call 469-4556 for information.


T.O.P.S.  Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m.


T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly is  meeting at the Senior Center. Please feel free to come and join. Note: Please enter thru the lower level rear door.

















Water Painting

Wed., Oct. 24th

  12:30 - 3:30


Come join Roy and Peg Hruska who are both Madden Certified Teachers.  This is a monthly activity and each class will focus on a different technique and subject.  Classes are geared to those who have never tried watercolor before or who like the “loose” paintings of T.V. teacher Terry Madden.  Create something beautiful in a relaxed, positive and fun atmosphere.  You will amaze yourself! You can do it!

Cost is $15 per session and everything you need is provided  for your finished painting.  As class size is limited please call for reservations at 469-4556.


Lest We Forget Display

At RVSC in October


Lest We Forget is a volunteer organization of military veterans and patriotic civilian members.  Their mission is “To brighten the future, by illuminating the past. One way they accomplish their mission is thru their military artifacts display.  We are pleased to announce that the Display will be at the River Valley Senior Center for the full month of October 


Korean War Era Presentation

Wednesday, October 10 -  11:00


In this presentation attendees will learn about the Korean War ear and the many cultural milestones of the time.  Additionally, information will be shared on the Korean War Memorial located in Washington, DC.  Please call RVSC 469-4556 for event registration to insure that we have sufficient seating and materials


Vietnam Ware Era Presentation

Wednesday, October 17 -  11:00


This presentation focuses on the Vietnam War era with special attention to the pop cultural influences of the time.  Attendees will learn about the history, design and commemoration of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC.  Please call RVSC 469-4556 for event registration to insure that we have sufficient seating and materials


Tues. & Thurs. at 1:30


Come join Charlie Simmons and a group that plays cribbage on Tuesdays and Thursdays


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