Older Americans Month is in May and on May 17, 2019
The WV Bureau of Senior Services is sponsoring the First Annual Aging
Well Celebration at the Charleston Town Center, along with co-sponsors-
WCHS-Fox11 Eyewitness News and CAMC. The event will run from 10am-3pm. The
event theme is Connect-with friends, family and services that support
participation, Create- through activities that promote health and personal
enrichment, Contribute-with time, talent and life experience to benefit others.
There will be prizes, exhibitors, food demonstrations, workshops, Zumba, games,
music and more. KVSS will sponsor a booth and if you mention you read about
this event in our newsletter and you will be given a special gift.
We hope to see you there! Get a printable flyer
W Jackson Senior Conference - May 21st to 23rd, 2019
May is older Americans month and KVSS cordially invites you to join
us at this year's Robert W. Jackson Senior Conference. The late Robert W.
Jackson was one of West Virginia's most recognized senior advocates; he worked
tirelessly both in state government and in the private sector to ensure
improvements in policy, planning, and services to seniors. In his honor, the
Bureau of Senior Services sponsors the Robert W. Jackson Senior Conference to
provide workshops and activities for seniors from around the state. To register
you may find a registration form
HERE. You may also pick up a registration form
at 2428 Kanawha Boulevard East.
Picnic- Kanawha County - May 29th 10am to 2pm
May 29th is our annual Senior Picnic- free to seniors over the
age of 60 and living in Kanawha County- live music, vendors, Bingo, games, cake
walk, photo booth, and lunch with friends, local dignitaries. The picnic runs
from 10am-2pm. We will not be serving meals at our other congregate location as
all staff will gather at Tiskelwah! Come join in the fun!
Celebrity Chef Dinners - 4 Mondays for 4 Great Dinners -
Ticket Info HERE
June 3 Chef Tim Urbanic, Owner Café Cimino,
June 10 Chef Amie Dodson Sohos,
June 17 Chef Mike Birurakis, Owner Best of Crete,
June 24 Chef John Wright Bridge Road
Bistro, Charleston, WV
Each of these Mondays from 6pm-8pm, enjoy a fabulous dish
prepared by the highlighted chef at our Tiskelwah campus at 602 Florida Street.
Each individual dinner is $30 or if you purchase all four dinners, you
can at a discounted rate of $100! Wine and beer will be available at an
All proceeds go to feeding senior citizens in Kanawha County receiving in-home
delivered meals/Meals on Wheels!
Great Meal, Great Cause! Contact either Paulette or Melanie for tickets.
Dinner Cruise - Thursday, June 27th
It’s back upon “POPULAR DEMAND”- our River Boat Cruise on the Laura
J! Thursday, June 27th from 6pm-8pm. We will meet at the Haddad
Riverfront park for pick up at 5:30pm. Tickets are $40 per person and includes
the boat ride and a lovely dinner and legal beverages at an additional fee. We
can accommodate 40 reservations- call soon as they are going fast! More
information can be found