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DONATE BEFORE FRIDAY, JULY 26 - FROM COMMUNITY RESOURCE DEPUTY JEFF MERRY
It is that time again (already, I know), when we ask for school supply donation for the children of the Boys and Girls Club.  We ask that donation be turned in before deadline. The donation sites are the SCC United Methodist Church, The Emergency Squad, and Temple Beth Israel. We are asking for pens, pencils, colored pencils, scissors, glue, glue sticks, wipes, dry erase supplies, highlighters, folders, notebooks, and notebook paper.  Thank you,  Deputy Jeffery E. Merry Jr., Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Community Resource Deputy - Sun City Center, 948 Cherry Hills Drive, Sun City Center, FL 33573 - Office: 813-242-5515 - e-mail: jmerry@hcso.tampa.fl.us


MON. JUL 8 - THE KINGS POINT HISTORY CLUB PRESENTS CHILES 9/11, SEPTEMBER 1973
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (From 9:30 - 10:00 a.m. there will be a social Meet & Greet) in the KPCH Banquet room. Welcome to all residents of Kings Point and Sun City Center** Events that lead up to September 11 1973, how the political game takes  control over a country, how the coalition of Armed forces and Police take control over the country, the dead, the people who stay in Chile, economic turmoil, the people a today, Chile as a Country at  present time Pinochet, people like to know about him, and the role of the present democracy in Chile. Carlos is from Chile, he 48 years old, living in USA for the last 19 years, serve in the military in both counties, married, one daughter, I will talk about how September 11 1973 develops in Chile, what happened after and how most of the people do not understand that importance of that date in Chiles history.  We are always looking for new speakers to present their own special history topics.  If you have an interest to join our group or want to present your personal history or a topic. Presentation by Carlos Sanchez-Irribarr. Please contact us, at friendsofhistorygroup27@gmail.com - ** Anyone who want to attend that lives outside Kings Point in Sun City Center, just come thru the visitor entrance and tell them you want to attend the History Group Meeting to gain entrance.


MON. JUL 8 - SOUTH BAY HOSPITAL - VOLUNTEER MONDAY MIXERS! 
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Front Lobby at South Bay Hospital. LEARN ABOUT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES! MEET OUR VOLUNTEERS.
Light refreshments offered. We have a place for you no matter how much time you have to offer. Showcase your skills and your smile! We look forward to meeting you! If these times don't work for you, please contact Paula Hange at 813-634-0187 - BE EXCEPTIONAL. EVERY PERSON. EVERY TIME.


MON. JUL 8 – COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD MINI-GRANT TRAINING – GREAT NEIGHBORHOODS PROJECT
6:30 p.m. SouthShore Regional Library, 15816 Beth Shields Way, Ruskin.  Wanda Sloan, County Neighborhood Relations, will conduct Mandatory Mini-Grant Training for your neighborhood to be eligible for a Mini-Grant.  The training will review the application, grant criteria, and projects that qualify for the mini-grants, and answer questions regarding the program. A verification code received at the completion of the training must be included on the application for the proposal to be considered.  RSVP by calling Neighborhood Relations at (813) 272-5860. 


TUE. JUL 9 - LINE DANCING WITH A BALANCE EVERY TUESDAY!
9:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center. Do you like to dance but are worried about falling? Join our FREE line dancing class lead by trained therapists. This weekly class will improve your balance and reduce your risk of falling. We can boot scoot and boogie safely together and make exercise fun! 


TUE. JUL 9 - LIFE CHALLENGES SUPPORT GROUP
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center.  your life fully with zest and joy! Rid yourself of depression, anxiety, frustrations with family, children, friends, life changes, health problems, finances and more. All are welcome in complete confidence and free of charge. Your facilitator will be Cheryl Lewis, an effective psychotherapist. No appointment is necessary. 


TUE. JUL 9 – GREAT NEIGHBORHOODS PROJECT – COMPLETING YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD’S PART
1:00 p.m. Caper Room, SCC Central Campus.  Sun City Center Foundation will be working with neighborhoods pursuing Mini-Grants, Tree Grants and Adopt-A-Pond County programs.  The meeting will focus on gathering needed HOA or neighborhood approvals to participate in the County programs and to sign up neighborhood volunteers within your neighborhood.  Sample HOA Approval Minutes, Volunteer Sign-up Sheets and Adopt-A-Pond sign-up applications will be distributed to attendees.  We will address any questions about the programs and continue scheduling our one-on-one meetings with neighborhoods to discuss your neighborhood’s ideas for enhancing your common areas and ponds and completing your portion of the Foundation’s master/umbrella County applications for the entire SCC community.


TUE. JUL 9 - SOUTH BAY HOSPITAL'S STROKE SUPPORT GROUP NOW AT SUN TOWERS!
1:30 p.m at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Amy Yepez, doctor of physical therapy (DPT) for Sun Terrace Health Care Center will facilitate this monthly group meeting. If you are at risk of a stroke or have had a stroke, this group is for you! FREE Valet service available at Sun Terrace entrance. Info: 813-892-2990


TUE. JUL 9 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun RAdio, Sun City Center FL. Congressman Ross Spano Florida 15th Dist.  Congressman Spano has been a supporter of Veterans issues since I began interviewing him when he was in the Florida State Legislature and he has not changed upon going to Washington. Drop in and listen to Congressman Spano as he gives us an update on the Veterans issues before Congress at this time especially the Blue Water Navy. If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


WED. JUL 10 - THERAPUTIC TAI CHI FOR HEALTH!
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center. Our therapists have advanced training in therapeutic Tai Chi for Seniors and will provide guidance in this healthy exercise. Tai Chi has been proven to increase strength and balance!


WED. JUL 10 - DIABETES EDUCATION SUPPORT GROUP  
10:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Sponsored by the Men’s Club of SCC.Would you like to take it up a notch?  Are you bored and stuck in a rut eating the same foods?  Join us for our Diabetes Support Group 4th of July theme Pot luck to learn more about fun, healthy and yummy food options to choose from!!   "Have you been given the diagnosis of Diabetes? Are you unsure of your dietary and physical future? Discover options and learn information that will prepare you for a healthy future! Take a holistic approach to your Diabetes!  Join Shari Leiterman of Rawsome Living LLC Holisitc Wellness Coach, Personal Chef and Catering along with our facilitator: Shirley Sullivan, Nutritionist and Founder of Southshore Wellness, LLC. Who integrates her love of education and health through personalized nutritional workshops and programs.  Questions? Call 813-892-2990 - Please rsvp: Shirley Sullivan <flsouthshorewellness@gmail.com>


WED. JUL 10 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Connecting to the Divine Presence” presented by Elena Jones, Motivational Speaker, Psychic Medium, Life Coach and Author will explain new techniques on connecting to the Divine Presence in other to receive answers to assist you during difficult times. Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID card.


WED. JUL 10 - VIRTUAL DEMENTIA TOUR "YOUR WINDOW INTO THEIR WORLD"
10:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Walk a Mile in the Shoes of a Person Living with Dementia. Created by P.K. Beville, a specialist in geriatrics, this experience is designed to instill hope in professional and family caregivers, providing them with a tool to move from sympathy to empathy and to better understand the behaviors and needs of their loved ones and patients. Tours provided by Senior Helpers. FREE event but RSVP is required to 813-634-3347


THU. JUL 11 or 18 - GALS & GUYS PRODUCTIONS CALL TO AUDITION
12:30 to 3:30 p.m. The auditions will be held in the Rollins Theater, 970 Cherry Hills Dr.  Open to local Residents of SCC, Kings Point & Freedom Plaza to partake in our upcoming show "LI’L BIT COUNTRY & LI’L BIT ROCK n ROLL” Directed by Salvina Tannenholz.  This production will include VOCALISTS, DANCERS, CHORUS SINGERS, ACTORS, MUSICIANS, HARMONY & BACKUP SINGERS auditioning for our next showcase.   For a list of songs that will be available to audition, please write to sccgngprods@aol.com and ask for the SONGLIST to practice ahead of time. You must be prepared with 1 Country and 1 RnR song. SHOW ~ OCTOBER 26, 2019 ~ CA HALL ~ “LI’L BIT COUNTRY n LI’L BIT ROCK n ROLL”


TUE. JUL 11 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun Radio, Sun City Center FL. Danny Burgess, Exec. Dir. Florida Dept. of Veterans Affairs and Al Carter Chief of Staff. Our newly appointed Exec. Dir of the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs Danny Burgess along with his Chief of Staff Al Carter stopped in to share with us the marching orders for the FDVA they have received from Gov. Ron DeSantis. From what they shared is will be an exciting time for our vets and their spouses. New programs and revamping of old ones. Listen it to hear the new direction the department is taking. If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


THU. JUL 11 - SCC HAND AND FOOT   (see dates above)
6:30 p.m. every Thursday evening in the Caper Room at the Atrium. Come join us and learn an easy and fast card game that is lots of fun! Beginners are welcome, bring your friends, or come alone, and join us! For more information email suncity2rita@gmail.com  Open to all Sun City Center and Kings Point Residents.  


FRI. JUL 12 - SLOW SPEED NETWORKING!
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. at the Firehouse Cultural Center, 101 1st Street NE. Ruskin. This FREE networking event is looking for you! Plan to build new business with this established group of Professionals who understand the value of referrals! Bring plenty of business cards to share and meet great folks from the south county business area! Call 813-892-2990 with questions. 


FRI. JUL 12 - JULY FREE MOVIE MATINEE AND EVENING SHOWING
Matinee at 3:00 p.m. and an evening showing at 6:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, at 1210 Del Webb Blvd West in Sun City Center. Join us for popcorn and a great movie, “Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again”.   This is a free movie for the community. In 1979 young Donna, Tanya and Rosie graduate from Oxford University -- leaving Donna free to embark on a series of adventures throughout Europe. On her journeys, she makes the acquaintances of Harry, Bill and Sam -- the latter whom she falls in love with, but he's also the man who breaks her heart. In the present day, Donna's pregnant daughter, Sophie, dreams of renovating a taverna while reuniting with her mother's old friends and boyfriends on the Greek island of Kalokairi.


SAT. JUL 13 - ANNUAL DANCE FOR HOPE AT SCC COMMUNITY HALL, 1910 S. PEBBLE BEACH BLVD.
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) $8 per person tickets may be purchased at door. Singles welcome! Live music provided by Viki Ryan ... from Sinatra to Streisand and Motown to Uptown Funk. Bring your own beverage. Ice, cups and napkins will be provided. SO, PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES, GRAB YOUR PARTNER AND COME JOIN THE FUN! All proceeds will benefit The HOPE Fund, a non-profit 501c3 tax-exempt organization run entirely by volunteers dedicated to helping Wimauma school children learn, grow and have fun in a safe and nurturing environment. Anyone interested in joining or obtaining more information about the Hope Fund can call Carla Miles at 813-634-4268 or Debbie Chernock at 413-335-6345 or visit website: thehopefundscc.org. Mentors, tutors and readers are always needed to work with the children one-on-one.


SUN. JUL 14 - SUNDAY BRUNCHES AT SOUTH BAY!
10:00 - 2:00 p.m. South Bay Hospital Cafeteria 4016 Sun City Center Blvd. Sun City Center, FL 33573. Special Mother's Day Brunch includes: 
Entrée – Meatloaf
Side – Mashed Potatoes and Gravy
Breakfast – Belgian Waffles with Strawberry Compote
Brunch will include one breakfast or lunch entrée, two sides, biscuit/roll, and a fountain drink all for $6. Coffee is complimentary. The cafeteria will close a little early on Sundays at 9:00 a.m. in order to accommodate this special offering for the community. We hope you can take advantage of this service.


SUN. JUL 14 - "SUNDAES FOR UNDIES"
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and you are welcome to come early for the Traditional Worship at 10:20 a.m. at St Andrew Presbyterian Church, 1329 Del Webb Blvd W, Sun City Center FL 33573. Imagine having to go to school wearing the same underwear because you had only one or two pair. St Andrew Presbyterian Church and Florida Presbyterian Pilgrimage are hoping to collect 300 packages of underwear, sizes small - large for children in six elementary schools in the local area.  If you can’t make, but want to be part of this effort, just write a check and drop it at the church office or send it in the mail addressed to “Sundaes for Undies”. We’ll buy the underwear for you and add your name to the clotheslines in the lobby of the church. Now imagine 300 name cards (shaped like undies, of course) hanging on the church clothesline and 300 happy children when school starts. 


SUN JUL 14 - THE OLDIES BUT GOODIES DANCE CLUB
6:00 p.m. doors open for members and 6:30 .m. for guests. The band will be playing 7:00- 10:00 p.m. at Community Hall, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd.  The cost is free for members and $6.00 per person for guests. No advance ticket is needed. pay at door.  Residents of Kings Point as well as Sun City Center are welcome.  The Oldies but Goodies Dance Club will be dancing and enjoying the music of Encore.   Put on your dancing shoes and come join us.  BYOB and snacks, the club will provide ice, water, cups and napkins on each table.  Last opportunity to make reservations, CHECK ONLY, for member only party on June 30. Any questions contact Joanne at 813-728-1147 or email  jjlatenite@aol.com  You may also check out our website : sccoldiesbutgoodiesdanceclub.com or join us on Face Book Https://facebook.com/OldiesButGoodiesDanceClub.


MON. JUL 15 - PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP OF SUN CITY CENTER - MADE POSSIBLE BY SUPPORT FROM THE MEN'S CLUB OF SCC
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. This month our speaker will be David Scott with Home Instead Senior Care who will be presenting:
Caregiver Stress, Ways to Avoid Burnout - Are you struggling to balance the responsibility of caring for an aging loved one with the demands of work and other family obligations?  Are you looking for ways to get more support for your caregiving duties?  Are you aware of options that might help? Are you burnt out and overloaded, and feel that you are neglecting your own health and wellbeing?
This session will help you:
• Identify the signs of poor work-life balance
• Learn tips and strategies to help ease your caregiving duties
• Find out about programs and alternative options available to provide assistance.
• Learn about ways to take care of yourself.
 Jennipher Lenoir, COTA with Sun Towers Outpatient Therapy Department will facilitate. With the influx of many newly diagnosed group members, the request for seasoned members to assist is needed and appreciated! If you have had success with any treatment you have tried, please come to share! If you have Parkinson’s, or are caring for someone with this disease, be sure to attend this support group! COMPLIMENTARY VALET PARKING AVAILABLE AT ENTRANCE For additional info, call Debbie Caneen 813-892-2990 


MON. JUL 15 -- COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD MINI-GRANT TRAINING – GREAT NEIGHBORHOODS PROJECT
4:00 p.m. Florida Room, SCC Central Campus.  Webinar Training -- Wanda Sloan, County Neighborhood Relations, will conduct Webinar Mandatory Mini-Grant Training for your neighborhood to be eligible for a Mini-Grant.  The webinar training will review the application, grant criteria, and projects that qualify for the mini-grants, and answer questions regarding the program. A verification code received at the completion of the training must be included on the application for the proposal to be considered.  RSVP by calling Neighborhood Relations at (813) 272-5860. 


TUE. JUL 16 - LINE DANCING WITH A BALANCE EVERY TUESDAY!
9:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center. Do you like to dance but are worried about falling? Join our FREE line dancing class lead by trained therapists. This weekly class will improve your balance and reduce your risk of falling. We can boot scoot and boogie safely together and make exercise fun! 


TUE. JUL 16 - FREE MEMORY SCREENINGS PROVIDED BY SOUTHSHORE COALITION FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND AGING AND FUNDED BY THE INTERFAITH COUNCIL IN PARNTERSHIP WITH USF HEALTH BYRD ALZHEIMER'S INSTITUTE AND A+ HEARING
9:30 a.m. in Creason Hall at the United Methodist Church, 1210 Del Webb Blvd West, Sun City Center.  Did you know a vitamin deficiency can exhibit the same symptom as dementia? With annual memory screenings, you will be able to identify a decline in memory in order to address it and hopefully reverse it altogether which is the goal of the Coalition! Maintaining good brain health begins with a simple screening to establish a baseline score. This score is then utilized annually to determine if a loss is present to trigger a medical visit before valuable memory is lost forever. In addition, a recent study found that treating hearing loss with hearing aids may reduce the incidence of cognitive decline. Make your appointment today to have your memory screened along with your hearing. By appointment only. To schedule, call the Coalition at 813-419-4902 Interested in learning more about Clinical? Receive information during the screening to learn more. 


TUE. JUL 16 - LIFE CHALLENGES SUPPORT GROUP
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center.  your life fully with zest and joy! Rid yourself of depression, anxiety, frustrations with family, children, friends, life changes, health problems, finances and more. All are welcome in complete confidence and free of charge. Your facilitator will be Cheryl Lewis, an effective psychotherapist. No appointment is necessary. 


TUE. JUL 16 - ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center for this  Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group. Bring your loved one for a well-deserved break. Facilitated by Aging Care Advocates. You will receive information while your loved one is cared for in our Secured Memory Care. Please RSVP no less than 3 days prior to 813-677-1400.


TUE. JUL 16 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun Radio, Sun City Center FL. Jim Fletcher, Senior Service Officer Disable American Veterans Post #110  Disabled American Veterans Chapter #110 will be sponsoring in conjunction with the James A Haley VA a program for veterans, their spouses and families which will present in home and community care benefits. Nine different programs will be discussed along with how one can qualify for this care. Tune in to find out when and where.  If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


TUE. JUL 16 - HEALTHY ALTERNATIVES TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS - KEYNOTE SPEAKER COMMISSIONER STACY WHITE
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Sun City Center - The Florida Room, 1009 N. Pebble Beach Blvd. Join the South Shore Coalition for Mental Health and Aging invites you to join us for our Annual Fundraising Banquet
Keynote Speaker: Commissioner Stacy White. 
Commissioner White earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Florida and has practiced for 21 years. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy with University of Florida, where he educates pharmacy students during their internships. In 2006, the university recognized his outstanding work in this capacity by naming him Roche Preceptor of the Year in an Outpatient Setting. 
Expert Panels Members:
Nomen Azeem, MD, FAAPMR, Boarded in Interventional Pain & PM&R, Florida Spine & Pain Specialists, enhancing the field of multidisciplinary interventional pain medicine including Virtual Reality Therapy as seen on Spectrum Bay News 9.
Dr. Chris Nussbaum, certified by Florida Office of Medical Marijuana Use Registry and founder of Insight Leaf Care as medical director with 30 years experience as Internist and Fellow of Hospital Medicine.
Dawn Addison, ARNP: Utilizing DNA screening to prescribe medication based on metabolism
Shirley M. Sullivan, Nutritionist, Southshore Wellness where she teaches "The Greatest Medicine of ALL is to Teach People How NOT to Need it."
Community Resource Sheriff Deputy Jeff Merry, Opioid use in our community through the eyes of law enforcement
Ticket Price $20 - Catered Dinner Included. 
Purchase tickets at the Sun City Center Chamber of Commerce or online: 
Eventbrite.com ticket link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/healthy-alternatives-to-prescription-drugs-tickets-62899150051


WED. JUL 17 - THERAPUTIC TAI CHI FOR HEALTH!
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center. Our therapists have advanced training in therapeutic Tai Chi for Seniors and will provide guidance in this healthy exercise. Tai Chi has been proven to increase strength and balance!


WED. JUL 17 -METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Longevity through Inner and Outer Health”.  Robin Trotter and Daline Dudley share various ways to keep our Inner and Outer beings working at the ultimate level for us.  They share the fantastic activities we have available to help our community live longer and healthier.  Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID card.


WED. JUL 17 - LOW VISION SUPPORT GROUP - SPONSORED BY THE SUN CITY CENTER MEN'S CLUB 
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Do you wonder how others with Low Vision advance through their day? Do they receive care from outside sources? What adaptive vision devices successfully assist them? Each need is different but if we gather to share our resources, we all benefit! Attend this support group where challenges are met with resources and where members inspire others with their successes. Jennifer Brooks, Program Manager with the Lighthouse for the Blind will be our facilitator this month. The Tampa Lighthouse for the Blind, serving people who are blind or visually impaired since 1940. Learn what assistance there may be for you if you have low vision in order to maintain your independence. Learn what assistance there may be for you if you have low vision in order to maintain your independence. FREE VALET PARKING for Cars and Golf Carts. If you have low vision, then this meeting is for you!  For more info call Debbie Caneen 813-892-2990


THU. JUL 18 - FREE MEMORY SCREENINGS PROVIDED BY SOUTHSHORE COALITION FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND AGING AND FUNDED BY THE INTERFAITH COUNCIL IN PARNTERSHIP WITH USF HEALTH BYRD ALZHEIMER'S INSTITUTE AND A+ HEARING
Beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the Coalition office at Sun Towers, 101 Trinity Lakkes Drive, Sun City Center, Suite 254.  Did you know a vitamin deficiency can exhibit the same symptom as dementia? With annual memory screenings, you will be able to identify a decline in memory in order to address it and hopefully reverse it altogether which is the goal of the Coalition! Maintaining good brain health begins with a simple screening to establish a baseline score. This score is then utilized annually to determine if a loss is present to trigger a medical visit before valuable memory is lost forever. In addition, a recent study found that treating hearing loss with hearing aids may reduce the incidence of cognitive decline. Make your appointment today to have your memory screened along with your hearing. By appointment only. To schedule, call the Coalition at 813-419-4902 Interested in learning more about Clinical? Receive information during the screening to learn more. 


TUE. JUL 18 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun Radio, Sun City Center FL. Matt Simmons Group Practice Mgr., Chief of Staff Office James A Haley VA. Mr. Simmons is the Group Practice Manage in the James A Haley Chief of Staff Office. He will be giving us a first look at the new Mission Act passed by Congress. One of the goals of the Mission Act is to make more community-based care available, tune in to see how it affects you. If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


THU. JUL 18 - SCC HAND AND FOOT   (see dates above)
6:30 p.m. every Thursday evening in the Caper Room at the Atrium. Come join us and learn an easy and fast card game that is lots of fun! Beginners are welcome, bring your friends, or come alone, and join us! For more information email suncity2rita@gmail.com  Open to all Sun City Center and Kings Point Residents.  


THU. JUL 18 - COMEDIAN JUANITA LOLITA WITH A NIGHT OF LAUGHS - STAND UP FOR HIM! 
6:30 p.m. for Dessert and Coffee, Performance at 7:00 p.m. Presented by St Andrew Presbyterian Church, 1239 W. Del Web, sun City Center. Do you like a good laugh? Juanita Lolita, a Christian comic and award winner who was a finalist for Central Florida’s Funniest Comic.  It is promising to be a night full of laughs from beginning to end plus a delicious dessert & coffee. Tickets: $10 available in Church Office: hours are 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - closed 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.         


FRI. JUL 19 - SLOW SPEED NETWORKING!
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. at the Firehouse Cultural Center, 101 1st Street NE. Ruskin. This FREE networking event is looking for you! Plan to build new business with this established group of Professionals who understand the value of referrals! Bring plenty of business cards to share and meet great folks from the south county business area! Call 813-892-2990 with questions. 


FRI JUL 19 - WORLD CLASS CLASSICAL GUITARIST COMING TO UNITED METHODIST CHURCH IN SUN CITY CENTER
7:00 p.m. at The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. West, where we welcome classical guitarist, Joel Sharbaugh. Sharbaugh began his musical studies at the Schwob School of Music in Columbus, Ga. Upon receiving his B.M. in Performance in 2012, he enrolled at the Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano, Switzerland under the direction of Lorenzo Micheli, and graduated in 2017 with a Master’s Degree in Performance and Pedagogy. He currently studies composition privately with Angelo Gilardino in Vercelli, Italy and Gothic harp and medieval music theory with Sara Mancuso in Venice. He is currently an instructor of guitar and and music theory at Doha College in Doha, Qatar, and is working toward his Ph.D. in London.  Sharbaugh’s program will consist of works by Weiss, Brouwer, Paganini, Shebalin, Turina and others, as well as an original composition of his own.  A donation of only  $10  is requested at the door on the night of the concert.  For additional information about this and other concerts and recitals at the United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, please contact Kevin Goodenow, Concert Series Coordinator, at 813-362-0956.  To learn more about the United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, please visit our website at www.sccumc.com 


SAT. JUL 20 - CELEBRATE SUMMER WITH A TURN ON THE DANCE FLOOR!
7:00 - 9:30 p.m. , in the South Community Hall, 1910 So. Pebble Beach Blvd., SCC, 33573.  Celebrate summer with a turn on the dance floor!  Don't miss out on the first of our summer dance series. This fabulous dance is presented by the Sun City Center Dance ClubEat, Drink and be Merry!  Dance to a new playlist developed by Alan Silverman and Sue Hicks. There will be a dessert table. Dressy casual attire. NO shorts!  BYOB.  Bring your friends, or come and make new friends. There is open seating and a singles table. Members Free, Guests $6pp at the door.  Sun City Center and Kings Point members only are invited to attend. 
For additional information: contact Alan Silverman or Sue Hicks at 813-633-6682.


SUN. JUL 21 - SUNDAY BRUNCHES AT SOUTH BAY!
10:00 - 2:00 p.m. South Bay Hospital Cafeteria 4016 Sun City Center Blvd. Sun City Center, FL 33573. Special Mother's Day Brunch includes: 
Entrée – Meatloaf
Side – Mashed Potatoes and Gravy
Breakfast – Belgian Waffles with Strawberry Compote
Brunch will include one breakfast or lunch entrée, two sides, biscuit/roll, and a fountain drink all for $6. Coffee is complimentary. The cafeteria will close a little early on Sundays at 9:00 a.m. in order to accommodate this special offering for the community. We hope you can take advantage of this service.


SUN. JUL 21 - ARTISANS & ENTREPRENEURS SUMMER MARKET
2:30 - 6:30 PM  Summer Market at The Regent   6437 Watson Road, Riverview FL. 33578  Indoor Crafts Fair with 90 vendors. Salsa, produce, jams, honey, packaged take home foods, jewelry, apparel, home decor and more.  Food Truck and indoor dining area.  Quarter Auction for The CATE Foundation starts at 3.  Free admission and plenty of free parking. www.jens-market.com 


MON. JUL 22 - CHRONIC PAIN, ARTHRITIS AND NEUROPATHY GROUP Sponsored by the Men’s Club of Sun City Center 
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. SCC.   This month we have a special guest, Shari Leiterman Owner of Rawsome Living, LLC, Your Wellness Strategist bringing you the resources to live a more vivacious life! Shari holds a B.S. in Exercise Science, and a B.A. in Organizational Communications. She is a vegan of 30+ years, has taught over 500 health and wellness seminars, whole foods classes and worked with clients in the United States and abroad.  In her 30+ years of health consulting, she understands that many people struggle when it comes to having a healthy, balanced, energetic and abundant lifestyle. She offers an integrative approach, bridging the gap from where you are to where you want to be. Amy Yepez, Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) for Sun Terrace Health Care Center will facilitate this monthly group meeting. She has received numerous specialty training and certifications that focus on pain, neuropathy and arthritis such as Dolphin MPS, aquatics, and many other pain management modalities. Members are asked to share treatments, exercises, nutrition, etc. that may have worked for them for all members to benefit. Amy Yepez, Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) for Sun Terrace Health Care Center will facilitate this monthly group meeting. She has received numerous specialty training and certifications that focus on pain, neuropathy and arthritis such as Dolphin MPS, aquatics, and many other pain management modalities. Members are asked to share treatments, exercises, nutrition, etc. that may have worked for them for all members to benefit. Supported by Sun Towers Retirement Community Outpatient Therapy. Learn what you can do to reduce your pain today. Session located in the theater. Questions? Call 813-892-2990


TUE. JUL 23 - LINE DANCING WITH A BALANCE EVERY TUESDAY!
9:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center. Do you like to dance but are worried about falling? Join our FREE line dancing class lead by trained therapists. This weekly class will improve your balance and reduce your risk of falling. We can boot scoot and boogie safely together and make exercise fun! 


TUE. JUL 23 - LIFE CHALLENGES SUPPORT GROUP
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center.  your life fully with zest and joy! Rid yourself of depression, anxiety, frustrations with family, children, friends, life changes, health problems, finances and more. All are welcome in complete confidence and free of charge. Your facilitator will be Cheryl Lewis, an effective psychotherapist. No appointment is necessary. 


TUE. JUL 23 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun Radio, Sun City Center FL. Elizabeth Provenzano VA Social Work Service. Elizabeth Provenzano of the VA Social Work Service for Legal Aid, discusses how veterans can get free legal aid in non-criminal matters.If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


WED. JUL 24 - THERAPUTIC TAI CHI FOR HEALTH!
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center. Our therapists have advanced training in therapeutic Tai Chi for Seniors and will provide guidance in this healthy exercise. Tai Chi has been proven to increase strength and balance!


WED. JUL 24 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “The Magical Powers of Hemp” presented by Tina Patch from MJ Natural Resources in Apollo Beach, provides us with the benefits of Hemp Oil and its uses. Tina is also co-Founder of CATE Foundation, a non-profit substances use disorder recovery center. Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society. Bring your Community ID card. 


THU. JUL 25 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun Radio, Sun City Center FL. Dr. Patricia Mossup, Clinical Director at our new SOHI clinic. After talking to Dr. Mossup who has 32 years of experience in the VA system, I am even more convinced than ever that our new clinic will provide a wonderful level of support for our veteran’s community. During our discussion she share where they are and where we are going. It will be an exciting time for our south shore vets. If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


THU. JUL 25 - PIZZA-ALL YOU CAN EAT & A MOVIE
We will begin serving pizza at 5:00 p.m. followed by the movie at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 1239 Del Webb Blvd. W, Sun City Center, Fl. 33573 where we invite you to all the pizza you can eat, homemade cake, and an assortment of soft drinks plus a great movie all for $7.00. The Movie, “Breakthrough” is a true story about a 14 year old who falls into a frozen Missouri lake.  His adoptive parents refuse to give up hope on their son who is lying unconscious in a hospital bed.  The boy’s mother prays and asks others to pray as well for a miracle from God. Tickets can be purchased for $7.00 at the church office Mon. through Fri. 9:30am to 4:00pm closed 12:00-1:00pm.  No tickets will be sold at the door.  


THU. JUL 25 - SCC HAND AND FOOT   (see dates above)
6:30 p.m. every Thursday evening in the Caper Room at the Atrium. Come join us and learn an easy and fast card game that is lots of fun! Beginners are welcome, bring your friends, or come alone, and join us! For more information email suncity2rita@gmail.com  Open to all Sun City Center and Kings Point Residents.  


THU. JUL 25, 26, 27 - "THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY" PRESENTED BY THE PELICAN PLAYERS
7:00 p.m. on July 25, 26, and 27,  with a matinee on the 27th at 1:30 p.m. in the KP Veteran 's Theater.  "The Trouble With Harry " is a romantic comedy with a touch of the absurd thrown in just for fun!  The trouble with Harry is that he's dead and everyone seems to have a different idea of what should be done with the body. This bothersome corpse causes all sorts of problems for the peaceful neighbors of a small rural town.  To further complicate matters several people have reason to believe that they're responsible for Harry's demise.  The play is an absurd romantic comedy with a "who done it?" twist. Tickets may be purchased at the Kings Point box office, 1900 Clubhouse Drive, Sun City Center from 9 - 4:00 Monday - Friday.  Evening Performances are $15, and the Saturday matinee is $12.  All are welcome to attend.


THU. JUL 25 - MOONGLOW BALLROOM DANCE CLUB
7:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Community Hall, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd. Sun City Center. Members FREE; Visitors $5.00 per person at the door.  Live Music by local entertainer "Bryan Ashley". Smart Casual. (No shorts or tank tops, please.) BYOB & snacks, and we provide the Ice, water, cups & napkins. Singles Table(s) Available.  We have a great 2019 Schedule of 12 monthly dances to Live Music!  Information: 813-633-1297 OR 813-642-8120. Email <gail3357@gmail.com> 


FRI. JUL 26 - SLOW SPEED NETWORKING!
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. at the Firehouse Cultural Center, 101 1st Street NE. Ruskin. This FREE networking event is looking for you! Plan to build new business with this established group of Professionals who understand the value of referrals! Bring plenty of business cards to share and meet great folks from the south county business area! Call 813-892-2990 with questions. 


FRI. JUL 26 - VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT, A PROGRAM OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. by appointment only. The Tampa Bay Chapter of the American Red Cross in partnership with the Veterans History Project, a program of the Library of Congress, is seeking Veterans to participate in this project.  The program captures through a video interview, firsthand account of Veterans who served in any branch of the US military in any capacity, from World War I through the present, and are no longer serving are eligible to participate.  Civilians who served in support of a US war effort in a professional capacity are also welcome to participate.  As Teresa Fazio, an Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran stated, “It is important to get every veterans’ story so future generations can learn about military life from first-hand accounts.  Our individual experiences may have been different, but when compiled they form a powerful snapshot of history.”  If you are a Veteran or know Veterans that would like to share their stories, please call Sun Towers to schedule your interview time at 813-634-3347


SUN. JUL 28 - SUNDAY BRUNCHES AT SOUTH BAY!
10:00 - 2:00 p.m. South Bay Hospital Cafeteria 4016 Sun City Center Blvd. Sun City Center, FL 33573. Special Mother's Day Brunch includes: 
Entrée – Meatloaf
Side – Mashed Potatoes and Gravy
Breakfast – Belgian Waffles with Strawberry Compote
Brunch will include one breakfast or lunch entrée, two sides, biscuit/roll, and a fountain drink all for $6. Coffee is complimentary. The cafeteria will close a little early on Sundays at 9:00 a.m. in order to accommodate this special offering for the community. We hope you can take advantage of this service.


SUN. - JUL 28 - SINGLES SOCIAL DANCE CLUB
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Atrium Bldg., Florida Room. Dance to the music of Thor Stevens. Members $4; Guests $6. BYOB and snacks. Ice, water, cups and napkins provided. Proper dress requested. Info. Janet 823-633-3558.


TUE. JUL 30 - LINE DANCING WITH A BALANCE EVERY TUESDAY!
9:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center. Do you like to dance but are worried about falling? Join our FREE line dancing class lead by trained therapists. This weekly class will improve your balance and reduce your risk of falling. We can boot scoot and boogie safely together and make exercise fun! 


TUE. JUL 30 - LIFE CHALLENGES SUPPORT GROUP
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Sun City Center.  your life fully with zest and joy! Rid yourself of depression, anxiety, frustrations with family, children, friends, life changes, health problems, finances and more. All are welcome in complete confidence and free of charge. Your facilitator will be Cheryl Lewis, an effective psychotherapist. No appointment is necessary. 


TUE. JUL 30 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   Sun Radio, Sun City Center FL. Colleen Krepstekies, Florida Communications Director AARP. Colleen Krepstekies, communications Director for the Florida AARP is a serving officer in the Florida Army National Guard and veteran of 11 years of active duty. In her position with AARP she guides the organization’s veteran’s outreach programs. Listening could save or make you money.  If you have no FM Radio or if you are out of our broadcast area, go to the station’s web site on Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (www. WSCQFM.com) and click on “LISTEN LIVE”


WED. JUL 31 - THERAPUTIC TAI CHI FOR HEALTH!
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center. Our therapists have advanced training in therapeutic Tai Chi for Seniors and will provide guidance in this healthy exercise. Tai Chi has been proven to increase strength and balance!


WED. JUL 31 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “The Kabbalah Tree of Life – A Map to Inner Peace and Understanding” presented by Gail DiNoia, popular SCC Community College instructor.  Regardless of belief’s, this ancient mystical teaching provides a clear cut tool for understanding oneself and resolving personal issues.  Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID Card.


FRI. AUG 2 - SLOW SPEED NETWORKING!
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. at the Firehouse Cultural Center, 101 1st Street NE. Ruskin. This FREE networking event is looking for you! Plan to build new business with this established group of Professionals who understand the value of referrals! Bring plenty of business cards to share and meet great folks from the south county business area! Call 813-892-2990 with questions. 


WED. AUG 7 - THERAPUTIC TAI CHI FOR HEALTH!
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center. Our therapists have advanced training in therapeutic Tai Chi for Seniors and will provide guidance in this healthy exercise. Tai Chi has been proven to increase strength and balance!


FRI. AUG 9 - SLOW SPEED NETWORKING!
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. at the Firehouse Cultural Center, 101 1st Street NE. Ruskin. This FREE networking event is looking for you! Plan to build new business with this established group of Professionals who understand the value of referrals! Bring plenty of business cards to share and meet great folks from the south county business area! Call 813-892-2990 with questions. 


MON. AUG 12 - SOUTH BAY HOSPITAL - VOLUNTEER MONDAY MIXERS! 
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Front Lobby at South Bay Hospital. LEARN ABOUT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES! MEET OUR VOLUNTEERS.
Light refreshments offered. We have a place for you no matter how much time you have to offer. Showcase your skills and your smile! We look forward to meeting you! If these times don't work for you, please contact Paula Hange at 813-634-0187 - BE EXCEPTIONAL. EVERY PERSON. EVERY TIME.


TUE. AUG 13 - SOUTH BAY HOSPITAL'S STROKE SUPPORT GROUP NOW AT SUN TOWERS!
1:30 p.m at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Amy Yepez, doctor of physical therapy (DPT) for Sun Terrace Health Care Center will facilitate this monthly group meeting. If you are at risk of a stroke or have had a stroke, this group is for you! FREE Valet service available at Sun Terrace entrance. Info: 813-892-2990


WED. AUG 14 - VIRTUAL DEMENTIA TOUR "YOUR WINDOW INTO THEIR WORLD"
10:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Walk a Mile in the Shoes of a Person Living with Dementia. Created by P.K. Beville, a specialist in geriatrics, this experience is designed to instill hope in professional and family caregivers, providing them with a tool to move from sympathy to empathy and to better understand the behaviors and needs of their loved ones and patients. Tours provided by Senior Helpers. FREE event but RSVP is required to 813-634-3347


WED. AUG 14 - DIABETES EDUCATION SUPPORT GROUP  
10:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Sponsored by the Men’s Club of SCC. Have you been given the diagnosis of Diabetes? Are you unsure of your dietary and physical future? Discover options and learn information that will prepare you for a healthy future! Take a holistic approach to your Diabetes!  Join Shari Leiterman of Rawsome Living LLC Holisitc Wellness Coach, Personal Chef and Catering along with our facilitator: Shirley Sullivan, Nutritionist and Founder of Southshore Wellness, LLC. Who integrates her love of education and health through personalized nutritional workshops and programs.  Questions? Call 813-892-2990


WED. AUG 14 - EMERGENCY SQUAD INFORMATION MEETING
6:00 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month as an Information Meeting for prospective volunteers.  The meeting will take place at the Training Building at 124 S. Pebble Beach. With this meeting, we invite interested residents to find out more about the Squad and the volunteer opportunities we have available.  The Squad is always looking for volunteers who want to become Dispatchers, Emergency Medical Responders, Ambulance Drivers and Emergency Medical Technicians. Other volunteer positions the Squad has available include IT specialists, vehicle maintenance volunteers, cooks and front desk receptionists.  Each year the Squad provides Basic Life Support (BLS) emergency services to the community. In 2014, the Squad made almost 5000 ambulance runs and approximately 2000 medical wheelchair van runs. All of the Squad’s services are free, including blood pressures that are offered daily at the office from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Volunteers are the lifeblood of our community. Please consider visiting with us and learning more about how we are “Neighbors Helping Neighbors.”  Light refreshments will be served.


THU. AUG 15 - FREE MEMORY SCREENINGS PROVIDED BY SOUTHSHORE COALITION FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND AGING AND FUNDED BY THE INTERFAITH COUNCIL IN PARNTERSHIP WITH USF HEALTH BYRD ALZHEIMER'S INSTITUTE AND A+ HEARING
Beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the Coalition office at Sun Towers, 101 Trinity Lakkes Drive, Sun City Center, Suite 254.  Did you know a vitamin deficiency can exhibit the same symptom as dementia? With annual memory screenings, you will be able to identify a decline in memory in order to address it and hopefully reverse it altogether which is the goal of the Coalition! Maintaining good brain health begins with a simple screening to establish a baseline score. This score is then utilized annually to determine if a loss is present to trigger a medical visit before valuable memory is lost forever. In addition, a recent study found that treating hearing loss with hearing aids may reduce the incidence of cognitive decline. Make your appointment today to have your memory screened along with your hearing. By appointment only. To schedule, call the Coalition at 813-419-4902 Interested in learning more about Clinical? Receive information during the screening to learn more. 


SAT. AUG 17 - KINGS POINT & SUN CITY CENTER OHIO CLUBS' 2ND ANNUAL INDOOR SUMMER PICNIC "HANDS ACROSS ROUTE 674"
4:30 p.m. doors open in the KP Veteran’s Theatre (North Clubhouse). Come and celebrate Summer with the Kings Point and Sun City Center Ohio Clubs as they come together for their 2nd Annual Indoor Summer Picnic. Entertainment will feature David Morris, a creative and upcoming artist on the music scene.  Come enjoy his performance for dancing and/or listening while enjoying the American / Mexican Picnic Buffet featuring Taco pie, rice and beans,  avocado shrimp dip, BBQ chicken breast, baked beans, macaroni and cheese, and cole slaw with a dessert table.  Guests are asked to bring a dessert to share with four people for our dessert table.  This is a BYOB event with ice tea and coffee available.
The cost is $17 per Ohio Club members and $18 for guests (checks made out to Ohio Club).  Kings Point members may mail their reservations and checks to Linda Dulik, 1209 Huntington Greens Dr. SCC and SCC members may mail their checks to Valerie Graves at 2218 North Creek Court. SCC.  In addition, Ohio collection boxes are located at both addresses for drop off.   Tables of eight may be reserved with full payment and the names of all attendees. For any questions, please contact Linda Dulik 813-922-4366 or Jim Rottman at 813-205-6949.
We look forward to this joint event and hope all will join us!  


SUN. AUG 18 - BETH ISRAEL PROSPECTIVE MEMBER BRUNCH
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  where Beth Israel Jewish Congregation of Sun City Center is hosting a Prospective Member Brunch, 1115 E. Del Webb Blvd., Sun City Center, FL  33573.  Beth Israel has so much to offer, including Shabbat and all holiday services, Rabbi’s classes, Sisterhood, Men’s Club, social programs, social action opportunities and so much more.  Please RSVP to mspiegal@hotmail.com 


MON. AUG 19 - PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP OF SUN CITY CENTER - MADE POSSIBLE BY SUPPORT FROM THE MEN'S CLUB OF SCC
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. This month Shari Leiterman Owner of Rawsome Living, LLC, returns due to popular demand! As discussed in the May meeting, we will be coming together to share a potluck meal and recipe swap! The Goal of this potluck is to bring foods directly related to Parkinsons. Let's give it a go and bring new dishes.  Organic if possible; fresh, no packaged or processed foods but salad veggies or fruit are welcome!. Gluten Free, sprouted and vegan dishes. Want ideas? Reach out to Shari prior to the meeting for suggestions at 801-824-2525 or rawsome.h20@gmail.com. Additionally, mention Shari's name at The Bulk Food Super Store where they will be happy to offer $5 off your purchase. The goal is to clean up and fuel up with proper nutrition! Looking forward to seeing how creative and delicious we all can be! Be sure to bring your tasty renditions and be prepared to share and enjoy! Shari is your Wellness Strategist bringing you the resources to live a more vivacious life! She holds a B.S. in Exercise Science, and a B.A. in Organizational Communications. Shari is a vegan of 30+ years, has taught over 500 health and wellness seminars, whole foods classes and worked with clients in the United States and abroad.  In her 30+ years of health consulting, she understands that many people struggle when it comes to having a healthy, balanced, energetic and abundant lifestyle. She offers an integrative approach, bridging the gap from where you are to where you want to be. Jennipher Lenoir, COTA with Sun Towers Outpatient Therapy Department will facilitate. With the influx of many newly diagnosed group members, the request for seasoned members to assist is needed and appreciated! If you have had success with any treatment you have tried, please come to share! If you have Parkinson’s, or are caring for someone with this disease, be sure to attend this support group! COMPLIMENTARY VALET PARKING AVAILABLE AT ENTRANCE For additional info, call Debbie Caneen 813-892-2990 


TUE. AUG 20 - FREE MEMORY SCREENINGS PROVIDED BY SOUTHSHORE COALITION FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND AGING AND FUNDED BY THE INTERFAITH COUNCIL IN PARNTERSHIP WITH USF HEALTH BYRD ALZHEIMER'S INSTITUTE AND A+ HEARING
9:30 a.m. in Creason Hall at the United Methodist Church, 1210 Del Webb Blvd West, Sun City Center.  Did you know a vitamin deficiency can exhibit the same symptom as dementia? With annual memory screenings, you will be able to identify a decline in memory in order to address it and hopefully reverse it altogether which is the goal of the Coalition! Maintaining good brain health begins with a simple screening to establish a baseline score. This score is then utilized annually to determine if a loss is present to trigger a medical visit before valuable memory is lost forever. In addition, a recent study found that treating hearing loss with hearing aids may reduce the incidence of cognitive decline. Make your appointment today to have your memory screened along with your hearing. By appointment only. To schedule, call the Coalition at 813-419-4902 Interested in learning more about Clinical? Receive information during the screening to learn more. 


WED. AUG 21 - LOW VISION SUPPORT GROUP - SPONSORED BY THE SUN CITY CENTER MEN'S CLUB 
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community 101 Trinity Lakes Drive. Do you wonder how others with Low Vision advance through their day? Do they receive care from outside sources? What adaptive vision devices successfully assist them? Each need is different but if we gather to share our resources, we all benefit! Attend this support group where challenges are met with resources and where members inspire others with their successes. Samantha Miller, RCSWI Social Worker for the Tampa Lighthouse for the Blind will also be on hand. The Tampa Lighthouse for the Blind, serving people who are blind or visually impaired since 1940. Learn what assistance there may be for you if you have low vision in order to maintain your independence. Learn what assistance there may be for you if you have low vision in order to maintain your independence. FREE VALET PARKING for Cars and Golf Carts. If you have low vision, then this meeting is for you!  For more info call Debbie Caneen 813-892-2990


FRI. AUG 23 - VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT, A PROGRAM OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. by appointment only. The Tampa Bay Chapter of the American Red Cross in partnership with the Veterans History Project, a program of the Library of Congress, is seeking Veterans to participate in this project.  The program captures through a video interview, firsthand account of Veterans who served in any branch of the US military in any capacity, from World War I through the present, and are no longer serving are eligible to participate.  Civilians who served in support of a US war effort in a professional capacity are also welcome to participate.  As Teresa Fazio, an Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran stated, “It is important to get every veterans’ story so future generations can learn about military life from first-hand accounts.  Our individual experiences may have been different, but when compiled they form a powerful snapshot of history.”  If you are a Veteran or know Veterans that would like to share their stories, please call Sun Towers to schedule your interview time at 813-634-3347


MON. AUG 26 - CHRONIC PAIN, ARTHRITIS AND NEUROPATHY GROUP Sponsored by the Men’s Club of Sun City Center 
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. SCC.  We have a special guest for this meeting. Glenna Tanner from "Glenna on the Go" will present travel tips when dealing with pain. For over 40 years, Glenna’s position’s in the medical field encompassed working at The Emory Clinic in Atlanta, GA as an Administrative Assistant.  Her responsibilities included assisting the doctors and patients, managing schedules and procedures, multitasking within the Clinic.  She also trained new employees.  She has been a member of the Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce for the past 2 ½ years and was just recently elected to be on the board of Directors for the Chamber.  She is also involved in many other business network groups in the area.  Glenna has traveled extensively (and also with a friend with disability challenges), gaining much insight into different vacation experiences available.  She is now utilizing the skills she has learned over her lifetime  Amy Yepez, doctor of physical therapy (DPT) for Sun Terrace Health Care Center will facilitate this monthly group meeting. She has received numerous specialty training and certifications that focus on pain, neuropathy and arthritis such as Dolphin MPS, aquatics, and many other pain management modalities. Members are asked to share treatments, exercises, nutrition, etc. that may have worked for them for all members to benefit. If you have had success with any treatment, please come to share and learn. Supported by Sun Towers Retirement Community Outpatient Therapy. Learn what you can do to reduce your pain today. Session located in the theater. Questions? Call 813-892-2990


TUE. AUG 27 - SUNCOAST DANCE CENTER OPEN HOUSE
3:00 - 5:30 pm at the Chamber of Commerce located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. .  It will be a fun and informative afternoon. There will be refreshments, mini introductory dance lessons, fun mixer and some open dancing. It will give you an opportunity to visit the new location and ask the teachers any questions you may have.  Everyone is welcome.  Bernice DuBro and George Hawn, professional ballroom dance instructors, will provide the dance lessons starting in September. 


THU. AUG 29 - ARE YOU AT RISK OF A FALL? ONE IN 3 ADULTS AGE 65 AND OLDER FALLS EACH YEAR!
12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. in the Kings Point Ripple Room, Main Clubhouse by appointment. Our therapists at Sun Towers Retirement Community are on a quest to reduce the risk of falls BEFORE they happen. Have your fall risk screened at no cost to you!  This simple screening takes less than ten minutes. See the results before your eyes through biofeedback.  Interested in knowing more now? Call to schedule today - 813-892-2990 


TUE. SEP 3, 10, 17, 24 - SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
5:45 PM Beginning Swing
6:45 PM Intermediate I Tango
7:45 PM Intermediate II  Rumba
8:45 PM Advanced I Silver Foxtrot 
Classes are held at the SCC Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. Open to everyone. Couples and Singles welcome. $30/month per person or $8 per class. For more information call Bernice DuBro at 634-3205 or George Hawn at 330-770-0442.


MON. SEP 9, 16, 23, 30 - SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
12:45 PM Beginning - Waltz
1:45 PM Intermediate I Rumba
2:45 PM  Intermediate II Cha Cha
3:45 PM Beginning Night Club 2-Step.  Classes are held at the SCC Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. Open to everyone. Couples and Singles welcome. $30/month per person or $8 per class. For information call Bernice DuBro at 634-3205 or George Hawn at 330-770-0442.


TUE. SEP 10, 17, 24 - SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
5:45 PM Beginning Swing
6:45 PM Intermediate I Tango
7:45 PM Intermediate II  Rumba
8:45 PM Advanced I Silver Foxtrot 
Classes are held at the SCC Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. Open to everyone. Couples and Singles welcome. $30/month per person or $8 per class. For more information call Bernice DuBro at 634-3205 or George Hawn at 330-770-0442.


WED. SEP 11 - DIABETES EDUCATION SUPPORT GROUP  
10:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. Sun City Center. Sponsored by the Men’s Club of SCC. Have you been given the diagnosis of Diabetes? Are you unsure of your dietary and physical future? Discover options and learn information that will prepare you for a healthy future! Take a holistic approach to your Diabetes!  Join Shari Leiterman of Rawsome Living LLC Holisitc Wellness Coach, Personal Chef and Catering along with our facilitator: Shirley Sullivan, Nutritionist and Founder of Southshore Wellness, LLC. Who integrates her love of education and health through personalized nutritional workshops and programs.  Questions? Call 813-892-2990


SAT. SEP 14 - FESTIVAL CALIENTE!
12:00 noon - 7:00 p.m. at E.G. Simmons Park, 2401 19th Ave NW, Ruskin. Vendors wanted to participate in Celebrating Hispanic Heritage and Mexican Independence Day! Live Music, Tacos, Vendors, Mariachis, Folkloric Dancers, Beer. Information: FestivalCanienteInfo@gmail.com - Vendors: FestivalCalienteVendor@gmail.com 


MON. SEP 16, 23, 30 - SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
12:45 PM Beginning - Waltz
1:45 PM Intermediate I Rumba
2:45 PM  Intermediate II Cha Cha
3:45 PM Beginning Night Club 2-Step.  Classes are held at the SCC Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. Open to everyone. Couples and Singles welcome. $30/month per person or $8 per class. For information call Bernice DuBro at 634-3205 or George Hawn at 330-770-0442.


TUE. SEP 17, 24 - SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
5:45 PM Beginning Swing
6:45 PM Intermediate I Tango
7:45 PM Intermediate II  Rumba
8:45 PM Advanced I Silver Foxtrot 
Classes are held at the SCC Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. Open to everyone. Couples and Singles welcome. $30/month per person or $8 per class. For more information call Bernice DuBro at 634-3205 or George Hawn at 330-770-0442.


MON. SEP 23, 30 - SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
12:45 PM Beginning - Waltz
1:45 PM Intermediate I Rumba
2:45 PM  Intermediate II Cha Cha
3:45 PM Beginning Night Club 2-Step.  Classes are held at the SCC Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1651 Sun City Center Plaza in Sun City Center. Open to everyone. Couples and Singles welcome. $30/month per person or $8 per class. For information call Bernice DuBro at 634-3205 or George Hawn at 330-770-0442.


THU. SEP 26 - ARE YOU AT RISK OF A FALL? ONE IN 3 ADULTS AGE 65 AND OLDER FALLS EACH YEAR!
12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. in the Kings Point Ripple Room, Main Clubhouse by appointment. Our therapists at Sun Towers Retirement Community are on a quest to reduce the risk of falls BEFORE they happen. Have your fall risk screened at no cost to you!  This simple screening takes less than ten minutes. See the results before your eyes through biofeedback.  Interested in knowing more now? Call to schedule today - 813-892-2990 


MON. OCT 7 - WIDOWER'S GROUP - Now monthly!
9:00 a.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr. SCC. Meeting for WIDOWERS ONLY, women are into groups, men are NOT. We're taught early on that when adversity hits: "suck it up--get on with it!". However history has consistently proven regardless of what we think, YOU can benefit greatly from the experience of others. We invite YOU to attend a meeting, coffee and donuts on us. You'll sit and listen as others share their experiences in dealing with the different stages of the tragic loss of losing your spouse. For more information call Tom Harding 813-634-1236


THU. OCT 31 - ARE YOU AT RISK OF A FALL? ONE IN 3 ADULTS AGE 65 AND OLDER FALLS EACH YEAR!
12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. in the Kings Point Ripple Room, Main Clubhouse by appointment. Our therapists at Sun Towers Retirement Community are on a quest to reduce the risk of falls BEFORE they happen. Have your fall risk screened at no cost to you!  This simple screening takes less than ten minutes. See the results before your eyes through biofeedback.  Interested in knowing more now? Call to schedule today - 813-892-2990 


SAT. NOV 16 - FALL FESTIVAL AT ST. JOHN DIVINE EPISCOPAL CHURCH
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 1015 E. Del Webb Blvd., Sun City Center. Needed are arts, crafts, produce and food specialties. The Festival attracts a large crowd every year. For information and application, contact Cher Cerebe at 813-284-6187 or cerebe@verizon.net 


THU. NOV 21 - ARE YOU AT RISK OF A FALL? ONE IN 3 ADULTS AGE 65 AND OLDER FALLS EACH YEAR!
12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. in the Kings Point Ripple Room, Main Clubhouse by appointment. Our therapists at Sun Towers Retirement Community are on a quest to reduce the risk of falls BEFORE they happen. Have your fall risk screened at no cost to you!  This simple screening takes less than ten minutes. See the results before your eyes through biofeedback.  Interested in knowing more now? Call to schedule today - 813-892-2990