Buchanan Area Senior Center – January 2023

January Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator PHYSICAL THERAPY BENEFITSWednesday, January 18 ~ 11:15am-12pm Becky Roush is a licensed Physical Therapist, with 32 years of experience. She provides direct care as well as consultations for patients that do not respond well to more traditional physical therapy. ​Her passionContinue reading “Buchanan Area Senior Center – January 2023”

Past Event – BASC Holiday Party

BASC Holiday Party 2022 by Garrick Stubblefield On December 13, 2022 I was invited to the holiday party at by the Buchanan Area Senior Center. Even though I am not at that age myself yet, I’m a volunteer for them by transporting seniors to their doctor appointments. This has been a great addition to my things IContinue reading “Past Event – BASC Holiday Party”

Upcoming Event – BASC Holiday Bazaar

Buchanan Area Senior Center Annual Holiday Bazaar Grab your family/friends and come on by to shop for the holiday and make sure you get something special for you! Buy your door prize tickets for a chance to win! There will be over 15 prizes! BASC will be selling one of a kind ornaments that representContinue reading “Upcoming Event – BASC Holiday Bazaar”

Buchanan Area Senior Center – December 2022

December Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator HOLIDAY PARTY & POTLUCK (55+ years of age)Wednesday, December 14 ~ 12-3pm Join us at the BASC for someholiday cheer, comfort food, tasty dessert,door prizes, and bingo! The BASC will provide the meat and bread, The Willows will providepotatoes, and PACEContinue reading “Buchanan Area Senior Center – December 2022”

Upcoming Event – BASC Holiday Bazaar

Buchanan Area Senior Center Annual Holiday Bazaar Grab your family/friends and come on by to shop for the holiday and make sure you get something special for you! Buy your door prize tickets for a chance to win! There will be over 15 prizes! BASC will be selling one of a kind ornaments that representContinue reading “Upcoming Event – BASC Holiday Bazaar”

Community Press Release – BASC Tax-Aide Program

BASC Tax-Aide Program Recruiting Volunteers Submitted by Adam Burck, BASC Program Coordinator We are looking for compassionate and friendly people to join our team of AARP Tax-Aid volunteers for the upcoming tax season. Tax-Aide is a free program that makes it easier for older taxpayers to file their tax returns. Neighbors like you help prepareContinue reading “Community Press Release – BASC Tax-Aide Program”

Past Event – Warm Hearts Warm Hands

Warm Hearts, Warm Hands at Ottawa 2022 Submitted by Wendie Stephenson of Warm Hearts, Warm Hands In 2021 a group of women initiated a group called Warm Hearts, Warm Hands with a goal of providing a pair of warm, handmade mittens (that are connected with a cord to help prevent loss) to each child inContinue reading “Past Event – Warm Hearts Warm Hands”

Past Event – BASC Coffee Chat with Redbud Hardware

Buchanan Area Senior Center November Coffee Chat with Redbud Hardware New Owners by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer On the first Wednesday of each month, the Buchanan Area Senior Center (BASC), holds a coffee chat with area businesses, city leaders, and people of interest for the community to attend. This 2nd morning of November 2022Continue reading “Past Event – BASC Coffee Chat with Redbud Hardware”

Buchanan Area Senior Center – November 2022

November Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator OPEN HOUSE AND RIBBON CUTTING CELEBRATIONThursday, November 17 ~ 4-6pm We are so pleased to announce the completion of the Russ Stephens Memorial Sunroom at the BASC. To celebrate the completion, we are holding an Open House and Ribbon Cutting onContinue reading “Buchanan Area Senior Center – November 2022”

Past Event – One Buchanan Disability & Impairment Forum

One Buchanan Disability & Impairment Forum by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Buchanan Area Senior Center was the location for One Buchanan’s Disability & Impairment Forum on Saturday, October 18 2022 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm. Speakers from local agencies as well as a couple of Buchanan locals who are living with a disability gave muchContinue reading “Past Event – One Buchanan Disability & Impairment Forum”