Events List

  • In honor of Black History month, Gene Stowe, a 1972 Monroe High School graduate and onetime reporter for The Union Observer, will talk about his book Inherit the Land: Jim Crow Meets Miss Maggie’s Will. The book tells the true story of Maggie Ross’s will that left her 800-acre home place in Marvin, NC to a black man and his daughter. More than 100 cousins contested the bequest, leading to a sensational two-week trial in 1921 in the Union County Courthouse.

    February 20 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Lakeview Baptist Church
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    February 20 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • In honor of Black History month, Gene Stowe, a 1972 Monroe High School graduate and onetime reporter for The Union Observer, will talk about his book Inherit the Land: Jim Crow Meets Miss Maggie’s Will. The book tells the true story of Maggie Ross’s will that left her 800-acre home place in Marvin, NC to a black man and his daughter. More than 100 cousins contested the bequest, leading to a sensational two-week trial in 1921 in the Union County Courthouse.

    February 21 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Autumn Care in Marshville
  • In honor of Black History month, Gene Stowe, a 1972 Monroe High School graduate and onetime reporter for The Union Observer, will talk about his book Inherit the Land: Jim Crow Meets Miss Maggie’s Will. The book tells the true story of Maggie Ross’s will that left her 800-acre home place in Marvin, NC to a black man and his daughter. More than 100 cousins contested the bequest, leading to a sensational two-week trial in 1921 in the Union County Courthouse.

    February 27 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Wingate United Methodist Church
  • Food Fight is a cooking competition between senior living communities in our area. Each community prepares a sample of an appetizer, entree, and dessert. Those who come to the event get to vote for their favorite dishes and the winners are announced at the end of  the meal! It combines good times and good food!

    February 28 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Union County Agricultural Center
  • Did you know that the leading areas for electrical fires in homes are the bedroom, attic, and kitchen?  People 65 and older are twice as likely to be injured or killed in a house fire compared to the rest of the population.

    Captain Katie Hinson with the Monroe Fire Department and Jamie Taylor, Director of Safety Resources with Union Power Cooperative will be presenting a fun and interesting program on home fire and electrical safety to ensure you and your family are safe in your home.

    March 7 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm at Walkersville Presbyterian Church
  • Did you know that the leading areas for electrical fires in homes are the bedroom, attic, and kitchen?  People 65 and older are twice as likely to be injured or killed in a house fire compared to the rest of the population.

    Captain Katie Hinson with the Monroe Fire Department and Jamie Taylor, Director of Safety Resources with Union Power Cooperative will be presenting a fun and interesting program on home fire and electrical safety to ensure you and your family are safe in your home.

    March 13 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm at Langford Chapel
  • Did you know that the leading areas for electrical fires in homes are the bedroom, attic, and kitchen?  People 65 and older are twice as likely to be injured or killed in a house fire compared to the rest of the population.

    Captain Katie Hinson with the Monroe Fire Department and Jamie Taylor, Director of Safety Resources with Union Power Cooperative will be presenting a fun and interesting program on home fire and electrical safety to ensure you and your family are safe in your home.

    March 20 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Lakeview Baptist Church
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    March 20 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Did you know that the leading areas for electrical fires in homes are the bedroom, attic, and kitchen?  People 65 and older are twice as likely to be injured or killed in a house fire compared to the rest of the population.

    Captain Katie Hinson with the Monroe Fire Department and Jamie Taylor, Director of Safety Resources with Union Power Cooperative will be presenting a fun and interesting program on home fire and electrical safety to ensure you and your family are safe in your home.

    March 21 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Autumn Care in Marshville
  • Did you know that the leading areas for electrical fires in homes are the bedroom, attic, and kitchen?  People 65 and older are twice as likely to be injured or killed in a house fire compared to the rest of the population.

    Captain Katie Hinson with the Monroe Fire Department and Jamie Taylor, Director of Safety Resources with Union Power Cooperative will be presenting a fun and interesting program on home fire and electrical safety to ensure you and your family are safe in your home.

    March 27 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm at Wingate United Methodist Church
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    April 17 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    May 15 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    June 19 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    July 17 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    August 21 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    September 18 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    October 16 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    November 20 at 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
  • Caregivers so seldom take time or find the place to talk about their own needs. Support groups can help the family caregiver find some relief from isolation, share their experiences as a caregiver, and all the emotions that accompany that role.

     

    This meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4pm at the Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center in Monroe.  All family caregivers are welcome to attend.

     

    Please call 704-292-1797 for more information.

    December 18 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center
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