Volume 6 Issue 4
Seasoned Living is compiled and edited by Campbell County ‘s Retired Senior Volunteer Program and the Campbell County Recreation Department
Mrs. Joan Blake
Mrs. Roberta Booker
Mrs. Norma Jean Booth
Mrs. Charlotte Britt
Mrs. Mary C. Burton
Mrs. Mable Charlton
Mrs. Peggy Dana 2nd Annual Rhythm of Life Senior Lifestyle Exposition
Mrs. Aileen F. Farmer
Mrs. Shirley Habel May 6, 2008
Mr. Ronald S. Holasek 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mrs. Carrie Hubbard River Ridge Mall
Mrs. Blanche Jennings
Mr. Thurmas Lawson
Mrs. Josephine Lewis FANTASTIC INFORMATION FOR ALL CONCERNING SERVICES
Mrs. Audrey Martin AND PRODUCTS FOR SENIORS!
Mrs. Judith Mason
Mrs. Ernestine Moore ♦ GIVE-AWAYS
Mrs. Janet Moore ♦ DOOR PRIZES
Mr. Wayne Moore
Mrs. Tita Salvator DROP IN OR STAY AWHILE!
Mrs. Mae Sauber
Mrs. Laurene Saurborn Sponsored by the:
Mrs. Marie Short
Mrs. Mary Smith Central Virginia Area Agency on Aging,
Mrs. Mary E. Smith Campbell County TRIAD,
Mrs. Dolly Tweedy Campbell County RSVP,
and the Campbell County Recreation Department.
Make A Wish!
Art in the
Campbell County Art Show Fourth Fridays, Beginning in May
Saturday, May 10, 2008 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Rustburg’s Historic Courthouse Square
Rustburg’s Historic Courthouse Sq. FREE TO THE PUBLIC
FREE TO THE PUBLIC May 23 - The Deanie Blues Band
June 27 - The Blue Newt Band
• Beautiful Art
July 25 - The House Band
• Great Food August 22 - In the Tradition
• Art & Craft Vendors
Bring a chair, and enjoy a great variety of music! Food and
Artists may enter their artwork for judging by beverages will be available on-site for purchase. Coolers are
calling (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570 to welcome, but no alcoholic beverages allowed. Please call
request a registration form. (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570 for more information.
Programs & Trips
For more information, please call (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570.
Beautiful Pigeon Forge, TN! Disney World!
You June 27 - July 2, 2008
September 28 - 30 in
Face g Cost $750.00
Here (*Prices are based on the per person rate)
$240.00 Double* The gang’s all here - except
$220.00 Triple* for you! Join “Mouseketeers”
$210.00 Quad* Anthony & Debby on this toon
(*Prices are based on the per person rate) -filled trip that’s sure to bring
out the kid in everyone!
Sandy’s outdone herself
again! This trip is jam-packed with Your trip package includes:
entertainment value! With everything
from dinner shows to a mountain tour, this is one trip •Roundtrip Motorcoach Transportation
that’s sure to delight and excite! •5 night Hotel stay at Holiday Inn, Maingate West
•Hotel Taxes & Baggage Handling
Your trip package includes: •Park Hopper Admission for 4 days*
•Roundtrip motorcoach transportation (*excludes Water Parks)
•Snacks and beverages en route
•A two night hotel stay Only a few seats are left! Please call (434) 332-
•A two-hour mountain tour 9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570.
•Dinner at Applewood Farmhouse Grill
•Admission to the Smith Family Theatre Visit The State Capitol
•Dinner Show at The Black Bear Jamboree
June 16, 2008
•Admission to Country Tonite Theatre
•Admission to the Patty Waszak Show Fee: $45.00 per person
This trip’s filling up fast, and a payment schedule is Calling all History Buffs! Join Brenda
available, so don’t delay! Call (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, Walsh, for a pleasant day trip that’s
or 592-9570 to reserve your space. laced with Virginia history and culture.
Your trip package Includes:
Alaskan Cruise •Motorcoach Transportation
Join us for an escape to the Alaskan Wilderness • Tour Start Breakfast
• Guided tour of Virginia’s State Capitol
May 25 - June 4, 2009 • Canal Boat Ride
$2,933.00 Inside Cabin* • Box Lunch
$3,433.00 Outside Cabin* Space is limited, so you’ll want to reserve your seat on
$3,578.00 Balcony Cabin* the bus today! To register, or for more information,
$3,658.00 Mini Suite w/ Balcony* please call (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570.
*Third & Fourth Guest Rates available upon request, prices
are based on per person rates. Prices do not include insur- Step Into Spring - Walk Your Way To A Healthier You!
ance or gratuities. First deposit of $200.00 per person due Join our self-directed walking program and get your
May 31, 2008. health on the right path!
You won’t want to miss this trip of a lifetime! Join Cruise Mondays & Tuesdays
Coordinator Extraordinaire, Sandy Becton, for an 11 day 6:30 p.m.
direct to wilderness cruise tour, featuring a 7 night cruise Liberty University Outdoor Track
& 3 night Alaskan land tour aboard Princess Cruise Fee: FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Lines’ “Island Princess” luxury ocean-liner. Payment The benefits of walking are endless. What’s truly unique
plans are available. about this program is that it blends exercise with entertainment
by providing a fun atmosphere to meet people with the same
interest - their health! Take a few steps and meet some new
Please note: A Princess Cruise Line Representative will
be on-site at Campbell County Recreation Department to
answer any questions on June 5, 2008. You may call (434) Please call Sandy Becton, (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-
332-9570, 283-9570, 592-9570. 9570 for more information or to pre-register.
For more information, please call (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570.
Senior Fun in the May is Older
Tuesday May 20, 2008
When Older Americans Month was established in
1963, only 17 million living Americans had reached
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
their 65th birthdays. About a third of older Ameri-
Family Moose Center on Waterlick Road cans lived in property and there were few pro-
grams to meet their needs. Interest in older Ameri-
Karaoke provided by: cans and their concerns was growing, however. In
Melissa Commins April of 1963, President John F. Kennedy’s meet-
Cutest Beach Attire Contest (male or female) ing with the National Council of Senior Citizens
served as a
• Refreshments prelude to designating May as “ Senior Citizens
• Door prizes Month.” Thanks to President Jimmy Carter’s 1980
designation, what was once called Senior Citizens
Month, is now called “ Older Americans Month,”
and has become a tradition. Historically, Older
Sponsored by: Central Virginia Area
Americans Month has been time to acknowledge
Agency on Aging, Inc. Senior Services the contributions of past and current older persons
to our country, in particular those who defended
our country. Every President since JFK has issued
a formal proclamation during or before the month
of May asking that the entire nation pay tribute in
some way to older persons in their communities.
Older Americans Month is celebrated across the
country through ceremonies, events, fairs and
RSVP is in need of volunteers who are crafty with a
sewing machine and have time to spare in creating bibs
for nursing home residents. Digital TV
We have patterns available, so if you’ve got the time to Coupons
spare, please call us at (434) 332-9572, 283-9572, or
Owners of analog televisions now can apply for
government coupons for converter boxes to keep
AARP 55 Alive their TV’s working after the switch to digital on Feb.
Mature Driving 18, 2009. NCOA and other aging advocates are
concerned that seniors may lose their program-
Class ming because they own older televisions. The TV
Converter Box Coupon Program allows U.S.
May 19 & 20th, 2008 households to obtain two coupons, each worth $40,
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. which can be applied toward the cost of eligible
converter boxes. Converter boxes are expected to
Campbell Co. Rec. Dept. cost between $50 and $70 and will be available at
Cost: $10.00 most major electronic stores. Individuals can apply
for a coupon from now until March 31, 2009, while
Participation in this class may lower your insurance premium! supplies last. Congress set aside $1.5 billion for the
Check with your insurance company first! Pre-registration is program, which will fund 33.5 million coupons. Ap-
required, but payment not due until first day of program. ply for a coupon online or call a 24-hour hotline (1-
Please call (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570 for more 888-DTV-2009)
information. or to pre-register.
Long Mountain Park April 28, 2008 Clip It ‘N Keep It Recipe
Public Hearing for Planning Commission 7:00 p.m. This month’s recipe submitted by: Jay Ratcliffe
Haberer Building, Rustburg
Long Mountain Park, located at the intersection of Bear Creek Road and State
Route 24, has begun the process requesting a special use permit for park
construction. The Campbell County Recreation Department, in conjunction with
the Long Mountain Park Committee, has requested approval of a special use INGREDIENTS
permit from the Campbell County Planning Commission; this would allow the park • 1 (3.4 ounce) package instant pista-
to be built in an area that is presently zoned as a residential property. chio pudding mix
For additional information, please call the Campbell County Recreation • 1 (8 ounce) can crushed pineapple,
Department at (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570, or the Zoning with juice
Administrator’s Office at (434) 332-9597.
• 1 cup miniature marshmallows
Campbell County Staff • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1/2 (8 ounce) container frozen
Retired Senior Volunteer Program whipped topping thawed
(434) 332-9572, 283-9572, or 592-9572
In a large bowl, mix together pudding mix,
Tammy Blair, Program Manager pineapple with juice, marshmallows, and
Lynne Burnham, Field Coordinator nuts. Fold in whipped topping. Chill.
Felicia Williams, Administrative Aide
Annie Younger, Van Driver
We value your input.
Campbell County Recreation Department Senior Programs Division If you have a suggestion or questions regarding County
(434) 332-9570, 283-9570, 592-9570 services, please mail written comments to:
Office of the County Administrator
Sandy Becton, Senior Programs Manager P.O. Box 100
Brenda Walsh, Coordinator Rustburg, VA 24588
Myrtle Price, Coordinator or email us at:
Debby Snell, Coordinator Your comments are greatly appreciated.
Delores Gowen, Van Driver Governing With Vision to be the most collaborative, professional,
value-driven locality in Virginia.
Maxine Davis, Van Driver
Campbell County Recreation Department PRSRT STD
P.O. Box 369 U.S. Postage
Rustburg, VA 24588 PAID