Energizing the Lives of Seniors in Perry Hall, MD
Save the date for BCDA’s 5 K Run/Walk which benefits programs for seniors as well as the fitness centers. It will be held on Sunday, September 16 at 8 am at the CCBC Essex Campus. Please consider joining our team!!! Even if you’re unable to participate that day we still want you to be part of our team! Entry fees are $20 for seniors, $35 for adults & $20 for children. The first 200 that show up at the run will receive a swag bag. There will be a grand prize drawing of $500 but you must be present to win. You’ll also receive a high quality performance long sleeve T-shirt and be entered in a drawing to win a 6 month fitness center membership to Seven Oaks. Pick up a registration form at the center or register online at www.getreadygetsetgetfit5K.com. Drop the form off in the director's office. year! Sign up today!
Art & Craft Contest - Entries Needed
Friday, August 24
9:15 am – 11 am
Winners of this competition will compete in October at the Baby Boomer /Senior Expo Art/Craft Contest on October 3 & 4. . Entries wanted! Stop by the front desk for an entry form which includes entry rules. Voters are needed the day of the contest so be sure to stop by at the Friday Café and vote for your favorite art pieces! Categories include: Carving/ Sculpture, Ceramics, Drawing, Fabric and Fiber, Glass Art, Jewelry, Painting and Photography. We will also have our own needlecraft category (sewing, quilting, knitting, crocheting) which is not included at Expo.
Honefest Comes to Seven Oaks!
Come join the fun, Hon! at our own little Honfest on Friday, August 17 at 12:45pm. We’ll have a crab cake lunch with cole slaw and potato salad catered by Bear Bros. We’ll also have cake, lemon peppermint sticks and Natty Boh’s. After lunch we’ll be entertained by two Hons from the Baltimore HonHive. They will share some history of the era, sing a song and maybe do some chicken dancing! They will give us a lesson in Balmerese …Can you master the lingo? Come dressed up for a Best Hon Contest or you can dress up with some of their props! Tickets are $18 and go on Sale Monday, July 16.
Join us for Lunch EVERY Tuesday!
Starting in July we will be offering an Eating Together lunch (as long as at least 10 people sign up) every Tuesday. Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow members while having a nutritious meal. Check out some of the July meals offered at the center to get an idea of the delicious menus the Eating Together program provides. Hope you can join us for lunch! Please note the sign up dates below.
Looking for a fun activity to do this summer? Join our Adventure Club in July and August!
On Friday evening, July 13 from 6:30pm - 9:30pm we’re going to meet at
Feet On The Street in Towson. The Jury will perform and everyone loved listening to them at the Concert in the Park. Feet on the Street is located on Allegheny Avenue and features a bar with a variety of beers, wine, and cocktails as well as a moon bounce and face painting. Bring your friends and family for a fabulous Friday night!
On Friday, August 3 from 5pm - 9:30pm we’ll be going to First Friday in Harve de Grace. It’s a family-friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets with live entertainment, cafe seating,
merchant specials and more! Located in downtown Havre de Grace.
Members and their guests of any age are welcome to join the fun. Sign up in the binder at the front desk for event details and to find out the meeting spot for the group. Members are encouraged to carpool and are welcome to park in the lot here at Seven Oaks.
Join us every Friday from 9:15-10:15 am and enjoy a cup of coffee and a baked goodie. Mingle with new and long time members and get to know each other a little better. See Betsy Eisbart if you're interested in being a hostess.
Find out about delayed openings and closings by signing up for a free text or
e-mail alert service.
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Or sign up at the front desk with your cell phone or e-mail address.
Meeting Minutes Now Online
You can now access minutes from the Executive Board Meeting and from the bi-monthly Council Meeting on our website. Look under the Home tab at the top left.