Buchanan Area Senior Center – October 2022

October Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center

Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator

Thursday, October 27 ~ 1-3pm

Have you ever had to help someone that was hurt and didn’t know what to do? Bob Blaylock, Firefighter EMT from the Buchanan City Fire Department will cover the basics of First Aid, CPR and the us of automated external defibrillator (AED). This class is free. No certification.

Registration is Required. Please call 695-7119 to reserve your seat.

Wednesday, October 5 ~ 12-4pm &
Thursday, October 6 ~ 12-4pm

AARP Driver Safety Just Got Smarter, register for AARP Smart Driver—the new and enhanced driving refresher course from AARP Driver Safety.

  • The AARP Smart Driver course teaches:
    • Defensive driving techniques, new traffic laws and rules of the road
    • How to deal with aggressive drivers
    • How to safely navigate adverse weather conditions
    • Useful information on automobile technology and more

Both days are required. Fee: $20 AARP members, $25 non-Members. Classroom only—no road test. Registration Required: Call 695-7119 to reserve your space

Tuesday, October 25 ~ 2pm

Learn more about the Berrien County Cancer Society, a uniquely skilled oncology nursing service that provides compassionate care for cancer patients and those with related illnesses in the comfort of their own home. Tyanna will discuss the history of BCCS. Berrien County Cancer Service Tuesday, October 25, 2:00 pm Registration is Required, please call 695-7119 to reserve your seat.

Saturday, October 29 ~ 12:30-2pm
McCoy’s Creek Trail

If you would like to help hand out candy at Trek-or-Treat, please call Diana at 695-7119 and you will be added to the list of volunteers. Thank You!

Remember to drop off bags of candy at the BASC to hand out at the event before October 28th at 12pm.

Thank you for supporting the Buchanan Area Senior Center!

Read the full BASC Newsletter for October 2022 HERE.

BASC Calendar October 2022

About Buchanan Area Senior Center: Buchanan Area Senior Center provides a complete facility, a friendly and efficient staff, and active volunteers that enhance the quality of life of seniors in our community. We offer programs and services designed to promote physical, social, and mental well-being, including exercise, recreation, and crafts, as well as Senior Nutrition Services, food commodities, and a Senior Community Garden.

diana@thebasc.org, Diana Smuda – Program Coordinator
adam@thebasc.org, Adam Burck – Executive Director

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