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CAT LOVERS BENEFIT WHEN YOU SHOP AT WINN DIXIE DURING THE MONTH OF MAY!
Cat Lovers Club of SCC was selected as the primary non-profit organization beneficiary of the program by store leadership at the Sun City Center Winn Dixie for the month of May.  Cat Lovers Club will receive a $1.00 donation for each reusable Community Bag purchased at the Sun City Center location during the month of MAY unless otherwise directed by the customer. The two colorful reusable Community Bags with the Giving Tag can be found on the reusable bag rack and throughout the store.  The key is to look for the bags with a tag that features a blue heart with $1.00 in it. We look forward to seeing all our friends at the Sun City Center Winn Dixie during the month of May.  Remember to pick up one of the Community Bags to support Cat Lovers Club, all our friends at Winn Dixie and the environment.


MON. MAY 20 - CAMPAIGN AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING-SOUTHSHORE (CAHT)
12:30 p.m. Meeting starts with a social time with the general meeting commencing at 1:00 p.m. at the Life Enrichment Center at the United Methodist Church in Sun City Center at 1210 W. Del Webb Blvd. SCC 33573. The meeting is open to the public and is free.  Commissioner Overman represents District 7, and she currently serves on the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority, Circuit 13 Juvenile Justice Board, the Metropolitan planning Organization, and as Chair of the Affordable Housing Advisory Board as well as liaison to multiple other organizations in the Tampa area.  Commissioner Overman will discuss her interest and plans related to human trafficking issues.  She is identifying opportunities to target demand by increasing enforcement consequences in Hillsborough County’s ordinances and establishing a Human Trafficking Task Force to bring together cross-sector leaders to focus on awareness, prevention, and victim support series.  “This is our opportunity to provide Commissioner Overman with our south shore area human trafficking and domestic violence concerns.  We are often the forgotten “child” in the larger Tampa Bay Human Trafficking scene, and it is wonderful that the Commissioner who represents our area reached out to us asking for our input,” stated CAHT President Annie Garrison.  Another guest speaker at this meeting is Chaplin Evelyn Lopez, Hillsborough County Sherriff’s Office Women’s Detention Department. Ms. Lopez is a licensed minister and serves the female, juvenile and Hispanic populations at both Orient Road and Falkenburg Jails. She is also an advocate for children as a Guardian ad Litem volunteer.  Chaplin Lopez will share information on the continued problems women prisoners must deal with that are connected to human trafficking in our community.  For more information, contact Annie Garrison at 813-938-5660.  


MON. MAY 20 - 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 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. 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. MAY 21 – TUNING YOUR PC WORKSHOP
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $20 Members   $25 Non-Members
Is your PC or laptop running slow, long boot times, do you wait forever for web pages to come up? This workshop will teach you how to remove spyware, viruses, browser add-ons, bad registry entries, junk files, and other problems that slow down your system. You will work on your own computer and be able to see the results immediately.  Available to CA and KP members only.


TUE. MAY 21 - 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. MAY 21 - 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. MAY 21 - SOUTH BAY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY MEETING
10:30 a.m. with a Round Table Discussion at the United Methodist Church in the Life Enrichment Center (LEC), 1210 W Del Webb Blvd, Sun City Center. That will be followed by a sit-down luncheon at noon, and then the main presentation by our guest speaker at 1:00 pm.  This month’s speaker will be Peggy Schelin Jude.  She will be presenting “What to Do With Your Stuff- Planning a Future for Your Genealogy and Heirlooms.”  Peggy will provide some excellent advice and guidance on planning for the future of your research and artifacts.  The cost is $15.00 per person for lunch.  For reservations and information, call Dotty Love at 813-634-2749. Mail check to SBGS P.O. Box 5202, Sun City Center, Fl. 33571. Your check must be received by May 9, 2019. 


TUE. MAY 21 - HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE OPEN FORUM - NATURAL DISASTER (HURRICANE) PREPAREDNESS
11:00 a.m. Freedom Auditorium, Freedom Plaza, 1010 American Eagle Blvd, Sun City Center, FL 33573. (Reoccurs the third Tuesday of each Month) The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is committed to serving, protecting, and defending the community and is continuing to do so by offering monthly open forums on community topics and issues we will discuss natural disasters. This presentation will include a discussion on hurricane and natural disaster preparation and planning.  If you have any questions or comments please contact Sun City Center Community Resource Deputy Jeff Merry at 813-242-5515


TUE. MAY 21 - 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. MAY 21 - 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. MAY 21 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. 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”.  Jim Wendell CDR, SCC Amer. Legion Jay Allen  CDR. Ruskin Amer. Legion. These two American Legion Commanders come together to discuss the 100th anniversary of the founding of the American Legion. Jay, who is also the American Legion Central Area Commander, will share the legion’s celebration plans beyond those here in the local area.


TUE. MAY 21 - AD/HD SEMINAR by SPECIALIST of 25 YEARS
6:30 - 8:00 pm at the SCC UCC College, 1501 La Jolla Avenue.  Donna Maso, LCSW, has specialized in ADHD for over 25 years and was on the forefront of developing psycho-educational groups for parents/ children who reported management of the ADHD diagnosed children after completion of the program. "AD/HD" (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is the term now used for a condition which has had several names over the past hundred years. In 2003, 7.8% of school-aged children were reported to have an ADHD diagnosis by their parents.   SESSION ONE: 1-hour educational session focusing on WHAT IS AD/HD, including specialized practical tools and strategies to manage the ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development.  The 1-hour session will be followed by a 30-minute ASK THE SPECIALIST question-and-answer to allow parents and caregivers to get advice on ways to cope.  Program Fee:  $45.  for the 1 ½ hour pre-paid session on TUESDAY, May 21, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.  * Parent comment:  “This information could have changed my child’s life.  I got more helpful tools from you than all the years of counselors, psychiatrists and institutes.” Please call office to pre-pay (813) 955-1819


WED. MAY 22 –  BEGINNER’S PRIVATE TUTORING
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. in the Computer Lab $5 Members
Students will be paired with a Monitor for an hour of tutoring.  Subjects to be determined by the student and can be basic operations or the solutions to specific problems.  Available to CA and KP members only.


WED. MAY 22 - 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. MAY 22 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Astrological Path to your Highest Best”.  Suzanne Gerber, well known Astrologer and Shamanic Healer in the Sarasota area joins us to help us decode our chart to become the best. Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society. Bring your Community ID card. 


THU. MAY 23 – BUYING A COMPUTER 
9:00 – 11:00 a.m. in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members 
This mini-class covers the decision of whether or not you need a new PC, the minimum hardware you should buy, the pros and cons of various hardware choices, and information on PC components.  Available to CA and KP members only.


THU. MAY 23 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. 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”. Paul Wheat and Benny Blackshire, President of the MOAA. Paul Wheat a perennial mainstay in Sun City Center (SCC) veterans affairs and Benny Blackshire, will discuss the SCC Memorial Day activities. Listen in to hear how you can participate.


THU. MAY 23 - PIZZQ-ALL YOU CAN EAT & A MOVIE
5:00 p.m. We will begin serving pizza at followed by the movie at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 1239 Del Webb Blvd. W, Sun City Center, Fl. 33573. The movie, Instant Family stars Margo Martindale and Joan Cusack.  An idealistic couple find themselves overwhelmed when they become foster parents to a teenager and her two younger siblings.  They learn to navigate through the joys and pitfalls of parenting to become a modern family. This one is a delightful movie you don’t want to miss.  Tickets can be purchased for $7.00 at the church office Mon. through Fri. 9:30am to 4:00pm closed 12:00 to 1:00pm.  No tickets will be sold at the door.  


THU. MAY 23 - SCC HAND AND FOOT
6:30 p.m. evry 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. MAY 23 - MOONGLOW BALLROOM DANCE CLUB
7:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Community Hall, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd. SCC.  Members FREE; Visitors/Guests $5.00 per person at the door.  Live Music by "Mario DeLeon". Smart Casual. (No shorts or tank tops, please.) BYOB & snacks, and we provide the Ice, water, cups & napkins. Singles Table(s) Available. Information: 813-633-1297 OR  813-642-8120, or  Email <gail3357@gmail.com> 


FRI. MAY 24 - 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. MAY 24 – INTRODUCTION TO FILE EXPLORER
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $10 Members   $15 Non-Members
Windows File Explorer is the Windows application that displays the contents of hard drives and folders. You use it to navigate all the Folder and Files on your computer. In this class you will learn how to find, save, move, copy, delete and rename Files and Folders on your hard drive or memory device.  Available to CA and KP members only.


FRI. MAY 24 - 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


SAT. MAY 25 - SINGLES SOCIAL DANCE CLUB
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Atrium Bldg., Florida Room, to dance and listen to live music by Thor Stevens and his saxophone.  Members $4.00; Guests $6.00.  BYOB and snacks. Ice, water, cups and napkins provided.  Attire requested is dressy/casual.  Info: Janet 813-633-3558.


SUN. MAY 26 - 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. 
Entrée – BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Side – Potato Wedges
Breakfast – French Toast with Blueberry 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 9am in order to accommodate this special offering for the community. We hope you can take advantage of this service.


MON. MAY 27 - MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY A Public Tribute to Greater Sun City Center Deceased Military Veterans
Formalities start at 10:00 a.m.  Doors will open at 9:00 a.m. Free entry. The public is invited.  Guests are requested to be seated by 9:45 a.m. Sponsored by the Combined Military Veterans Organizations of Sun City Center in the Kings Point Veterans Theater, North Club House, 1900 Clubhouse Dr. SCC. A Roll Call of Veterans who died during the past year will be held concurrently with our traditional Living Flag Tribute. Guest Speaker: COL. DJ Reyes, USA (Ret) A Musical Interlude will be presented by the Trinity Singers. Colors will be presented by the Hillsborough Co. Sheriff’s Office Color Guard. 


MON. MAY 27 - 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.  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. MAY 28 - 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. MAY 28 - 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. MAY 28 - SCC APPLE USER GROUP MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. in the Caper Room of the Atrium Bldg; 954 North Course Lane, Sun City Center, FL. Members of the Sun City Center Apple User Group and members of the Sun City Center Community Association are welcome to attend the club’s monthly meetings. Guests may attend on a space-available basis. Due to limited seating, priority seating is given to paid members. The Program for the May meeting will be on Contacts and Calendars concentrating on helping users understand how Contacts and Calendars work, how to add new items, and to provide best practices for managing contacts and calendars. These two applications allow users to keep track of contacts and calendar appointments. Both of these activities appear simple and easy to use, except both contacts and calendars support multiple organizations and may store data on multiple services.This presentation will enable users to better understand how they work together.  In addition special tips and Club business will be discussed.  Come join us for a stimulating session of "all-things-Apple”……For further information about the SCC Apple User Group you are invited to visit our web page at http://sccaug.org  -  Any questions can be directed to Dunham Swift at 633-7262 or by email at dswift1@mac.com


TUE. MAY 28 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. 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”. Bill Adkins, CDR Disabled American Veterans Post #110. Those who attended the big Veterans and Spouse Information Fair saw the DAV in action. Listen in to hear more about the chapter’s activities and how they can help you get benefits you earned.


WED. MAY 29 - 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. MAY 29 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION          
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Group Past Life Regression” will be presented by Elissa Bentsen, Sarasota Past Life Regressionist and Soul Trauma Healer.  Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID card. 


WED. MAY 29 - VETERANS OVERVIEW OF FEDERAL BENEFITS
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, 101 Trinity Lakes Dr., Sun City Center for this presentation by our local DAV Service Officer Bill Adkins. William "Bill" Adkins, Sr, is a USMC Veteran who earned his Combat Aircrew Wings while serving in Vietnam as a helicopter gunner, maintainer, and aircrewman. Following nine years of active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps, Bill set his course to become a career medical imaging and radiation physics professional, and now has over 40 years in the profession. He took an early retirement from Philips Medical Systems as a Regional Operations Manager, and fulfilled his dream of moving to Florida and operating his own international medical imaging business.  He has done this for the past twenty-five years and is now retired. Bill is a Leader Member of The Academy of Model Aeronautics, and has served as the President of Redeemer Lutheran Church Congregation, President of the SCC German American Club, and is currently the Commander, and a Veteran Service Officer with The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 110 here in Sun City Center. 
Learn:
What The DAV Chapter Service Officers do for veterans in Sun City Center
An overview of Federal Benefits for veterans
Getting your own personal veteran paperwork in order before hand
Handouts explaining programs that are available
Our Van Transportation Program to Haley Hospital
For info call 813-892-2990


THU. MAY 30 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW - Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. 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”. Sometimes when the rules get confusing and all seems lost, there can be a light at the end of the tunnel. That light may well be Carol Sarnowski and her co-workers in the Patient Advocates. First try and work with the system, but if it won’t work for you, listen in for some tips on how to solve problems utilizing the Patient Advocates Office. Learn. how to cut red tape and get help when you need it.


THU. MAY 30 - TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR OSTEOARTHRITIS PRESENTED BY: TAMPA GENERAL HOSPITAL
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at Sun Towers Retirement Community, Theater, 101 Trinity Lakes Drive, Sun City Center, FL 33573. Presented by: David M. Donohue, MD, Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon, Florida Orthopaedic Institute. Osteoarthritis, commonly referred to as “wear and tear” arthritis, is one of the most common chronic conditions of the joints in middle-aged to older adults. It causes pain, swelling and reduced motion in your joints. While medications and physical therapy can help, sometimes surgery may be required to reduce pain and maintain joint movement. Join Dr. David Donohue to learn more about osteoarthritis and discuss surgical and non-surgical treatment options. 
For questions or to register, visit www.tgh.org/healthed or call (813) 660-6101. Complimentary refreshments included. Registration is required. A minimum number of registrants is required, or event may be rescheduled for a later date. For online registration: https://www.tgh.org/event/treatment-options-osteoarthritis 


THU. MAY 30 - SCC HAND AND FOOT
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. MAY 31 - 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. MAY 31 – EASY WAYS TO CREATE BETTER DOCUMENTS
10:00 – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members
This class will enable you to create documents more easily and quickly than you thought possible.  You’ll learn how to improve your documents with the addition of photos and illustrations.  Available to CA and KP members only.


SAT. JUN 1 - SUN AND FUN THIS SEASON AS CAMP BAYOU GETS READY FOR SUMMER! 
8:00 a.m. Fun Run will hit the trails for an easy 5K. Registration requested online  (https://forms.gle/bVvX2HR3vqdvEMzY7) Those who complete the run will be treated to ice cold watermelon slices as a reward. New this year is our guided Fern Walk, starting at 9:00am. Explore the wild west side of Camp Bayou, for a trail that is less traveled. No registration necessary.  The Third Saturday Paddle Tours continue through the summer, as weather conditions allow. Be sure to reserve your space if you wish to join the group- just call 813-641-8545. You can rent a canoe or kayak for just $25 or bring your own for a $5 donation. Please arrive by 9:00am for a 90 minute tour. Save the Date: Saturday, August 3, 2019 is our annual Back to School- Back to Nature event, 9am- noon. Kids visit various nature stations and get a free school supply item, plus raffles for backpacks, binders and more!  Teachers- the school year may be just about over but it's never to early to book your field trips for the fall. Fill out the form online at http://www.campbayou.org/environmental-education/youth-programs to secure your preferred day.  Camp Bayou is always looking for a few good volunteers to help with youth programs, plus other tasks that keep the Center running smoothly. If you are interested in volunteering, fill out the form at http://www.campbayou.org/about-us/donations-appreciated/like-to-help


SUN. JUN 2 - 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. 
Entrée – Fried Catfish
Side – Mac and Cheese
Breakfast – Pancakes 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 9am in order to accommodate this special offering for the community. We hope you can take advantage of this service.


SUN. JUN 2 - SINGLES SOCIAL DANCE CLUB
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Atrium Bldg., Florida Room.  Dance to the wonderful, live music of Thor Stevens and his saxophone. Members $4; Guests $6.  BYOB and snacks. Ice, water, cups and napkins provided. Dressy/casual attire (please no shorts/jeans) Info: Janet 813-633-3558.


MON. JUN 3 - 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


TUE. JUN 4 – BUYING AND USING A CHROMEBOOK
9:00 – 11:30 a.m. in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members 
A Chromebook is a laptop that uses Google’s Chrome operating system instead of Windows 10.  Chromebooks can do anything on the web that you can do on a PC browser. You can get your email, visit websites, create documents, print, play games, do your banking, keep your calendar, watch movies and do all this in on a secure computer with a simpler and more straightforward interface than Windows 10. Chromebooks are generally less expensive than PCs.  For many seniors, a Chromebook might be all that is needed.  Available to CA and KP members only.


TUE. JUN 4 - 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. JUN 4 - 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. JUN 4 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: Bill Adkins, CDR Disabled American Veterans Post #110. Those who attended the big Veterans and Spouse Information Fair saw the DAV in action. Listen in to hear more about the chapter’s activities and how they can help you get benefits you earned. 
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. JUN 5 –  IPAD/IPHONE FOR SENIORS
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $10 Members   $15 Non-Members
The iPad and the iPhone function the same, in most cases. This course will show how to check your e-mail, carry your books and music around with you, have fun playing games and even adjust the size of the readable text on the screen.  Available to CA and KP members only.  Available to CA and KP members only.


WED. JUN 5 - 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. JUN 5 –METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Self-Analysis through Tarot”.  Michael Miller, Sarasota Tarot expert and Spiritual Teacher presents a program on how Tarot can help you become your highest best.  Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID card.


WED. JUN 5 - MOAA MONTHLY MEETING
11:00 a.m.i n the Florida Room at the Sun City Center, North Side Atrium Building. Richard Petrucci, CAPT USN (Ret) will be the featured speaker at the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) monthly meeting Richard hails from Westport, CT. He graduated from the Naval Academy in 1961 with a bachelor's degree in engineering. Dick was designated a Naval Aviator in 1963 and served in the Navy for 25 years.  His flying assignments included four tours of duty in Patrol Squadrons including command of Patrol Squadron 26 in Brunswick, ME. Dick also graduated from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA with a master's degree in Computer Science, and attended the Naval War College in Newport, RI. Following his command tour, Dick reported to Washington, D.C. where he completed three tours of duty in senior staff positions. During his career in the Navy he earned subspecialty designations in Computer Science, Computer Systems Management, Anti-Submarine Warfare Operations, and Weapons Systems Acquisition Ma nagement. Dick retired from the Navy in 1986 with the rank of Captain and joined Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company in Marietta, GA as a senior engineer.  He retired in 1998 and moved to Tampa, Florida. In 2002 he joined the faculty at the Sarasota Military Academy (SMA), the country's first charter military high school, where he was Chairman of the Math & Science Department for three years. Dick also holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Civil Air Patrol where he served as Deputy Squadron Commander, Aviation Safety Officer, Aerospace Education Officer and Character Development Instructor for Cadets. His qualifications include: Mission Pilot, Transport Pilot, Instructor Pilot, and Cadet Orientation Pilot. He is an FAA rated Airline Transport Pilot and Certified Flight Instructor with both Instrument and Multiengine ratings.  He will discuss the Cuban Missile Crisis.  The luncheon cost is $15.00, and reservations must be made prior to Sunday, June 2nd ,  at 6:00 pm.  For additional information contact Frank Kepley at 642-0801.


THU. JUN 6 - DEMS CLUB JUNE MEETING 
1:00 p.m. for Meet ‘n Mingle with refreshments. General Meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the (golf cart friendly) Sun City Center Chamber of Commerce, 1651 Sun City Center Plaza, Sun City Center on the 1st Thursday of the month. On June 6th, join fellow Democrats, Liberals, Progressives & Independents to welcome Dale Anderson presenting “How Fascism Works”. All Democrats and like-minded individuals are invited and encouraged to attend this free event.  Please visit and Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/SSDEMCLUB or website: www.SouthShoreDemocrats.org for more information.


THU. JUN 6 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: Mary Moffa President and Robert Moffa COO of American Ideals Fdn.  The foundation is sponsoring the appearance from the National Cemetery Adm in Washington D.C.of Tim Nosal and Larry Provost. They will be speaking on the questions one should ask, before death occurs. This show will give you the where and when of the meeting. 
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. JUN 6 - FELINE FOLKS MONTHLY MEOW MIXER
4:30 p.m. in the Kings Point 2020 building’s Culinary Room.  This is  a fun way to learn about the group’s important mission of feeding and spay/neutering the community cats in Kings Point and the surrounding areas.  Light snacks and great conversation are available at this monthly event.  If you have an interest in fostering or helping with the feeding of our community cats, this is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the group's efforts.  Both of very rewarding and fun efforts and you will receive exceptional support from our highly experienced team. The group recently help several residents in preparing for the care of their cats when it became impossible for the owner to continue the care.  Come to our Meow Mixer and talk with those who can help make helpful suggestions.  The Meow Mixer is a wonderful way to learn about volunteer opportunities.  No pressure, just information.  The cats are fed everyday with a special mixture of cat food.  This is provided by the group as is training and support.  Learn about some of their upcoming events and activities, such as making cat toys.  People who sew are always encouraged to help.  Feline Folks is a 501©3, totally not for profit operating on donations and through the kindness of volunteers.  Currently there is a need for help feeding the community cats.  Contact us at Info@FelineFolks.us or better yet, stop by the Meow Mixer.   Starting at 3:30 is the Board Meeting which is open to everyone.  Join them at 3:30PM in the culinary room to hear more about the group.  Feline Folks is a not-for-profit all volunteer job that feeds and cares for the community cats.  For information email info@felinefolks.us  


THU. JUN 6 - SCC HAND AND FOOT
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. JUN 7 - 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. JUN 7 – MUSIC ON YOUR DEVICES
9:00 – 10:30 a.m. in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members
The music that you enjoy can be converted to play on your devices.  Once converted, you can play this music on your device while you are attending to other computing activities, like checking your email.  Music that is converted to the .mp3 format will also play on your smartphone and portable music players.   Available to CA and KP members only.


SAT. JUN 8 - PLANT CITY COMMUNITY CHORALE PATRIOTIC SUMMER CONCERT
7:30 pm at the Plant City High School Community Center, 605 N. Collins St., Plant City where the Plant City Community Chorale will be presenting their patriotic summer concert, "From Sea to Shining Sea" For the sixth year, we are honored and grateful to have Hopewell Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens as our concert sponsor. The Chorale, under the direction of Claudia Bolaño Becerra, will perform several moving, patriotic favorites including Battle Hymn of the Republic, God Bless America, My Country ‘Tis of Thee, and of course, The Star-Spangled Banner. Other pieces such as, To Those Who Serve, and Armed Forces – The Pride of America, pays tribute to those who are serving or have served our nation, while Deep River, Justice, and Hymn to Freedom remind us of our rich history and all America represents.  Tickets are available on-line at www.pccchorale.org; from any Chorale member or by calling 813-732-1691. Advanced tickets are $10.00. Tickets at the door are $15.00 for adults and $10.00 for children under 12 and any student with a student ID.


SUN. JUN 9 - 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 RB & the Gang.   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. JUN 10 – SURFING THE WEB SAFELY
9:00 – 11:00 a.m. in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members
Surf the web safely by learning the settings for multiple browsers and how to recognize phishing attempts.  You will also learn how to find and set Windows Defender followed by a discussion of 2 factor authentication.   Available to CA and KP members only.


MON. JUN 10 - 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. JUN 10 - DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF A CONTROLLABLE DEMENTIA SPONSORED BY THE SCC MEN'S CLUB
1:30- 2:30 p.m. at Sun City Center Community Hall, Room 3, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd. Sun City Center, FL 33573. Diagnosis and Treatment of a Controllable Dementia Presented by: 
Naomi Abel, MD, Director, College of Medicine Neurosurgery, Director of Electrodiagnostic Medicine Lab, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Assistant Professor, College of Medicine Neurology, College of Medicine Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences and College of Medicine Neurosurgery, USF Health Morsani School of Medicine 
Lecture description: 
Normal pressure hydrocephalus is one of the few dementias that can be controlled with treatment. The brain disorder primarily affects adults in their 60s and 70s. Because of the initial symptoms, it is often misdiagnosed as Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease. Symptoms can include gait disturbance, memory impairment and loss of bladder control. Join Dr. Naomi Abel to learn about additional symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for normal pressure hydrocephalus. Presentation will take place during the monthly Men’s Health Club meeting. Women are welcome to attend.
Bio: Dr. Abel is the Director of the Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus program at USF Health. She also holds various other titles at the institution including: Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation within the Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, Assistant Professor in College of Medicine Neurology, and Assistant Professor in the  College of Medicine Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences. Dr. Able received her doctor of medicine from Medical College of Georgia and performed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Emory University. Dr. Abel contributes to various publications and presentations within her field of medicine 


MON. JUN 10 - PLANTATION UMC YOUTH CHOIR IN CONCERT AT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SUN CITY CENTER
6:30  p.m. The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. West, welcomes the Plantation United Methodist Church Youth Choir Under the direction of Reverend Kathy Nolasco, the Plantation UMC Youth Choir is in their second year. They will present a 45 minute concert, titled “Heights of Love”. The concert will feature 3 part harmony Spiritual and Praise selections, as well as a guitar solo. The group is on a mini tour of Florida, with several stops along the way.  The concert is a free event, there will be a love offering taken.  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


MON. JUN 10 - THE KINGS POINT SINGLES MINGLE DANCE
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Kings Point Banquet Room (1900 Clubhouse Dr., Sun City Center, Fl., 33573) in the north clubhouse. The admission is $5.00. The dance is BYOB. Come listen to the music of DJ Ken Miller. If you live outside Kings Point, please call Dottie Beyer at 813-812-6972 (home) to have your name added to the gate list. NOTE: THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT. 


TUE. JUN 11 – Painfree Backup for Your Computer
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $10 Members   $15 Non-Members
This 3-hour Windows 10 workshop will show you how to backup your documents and pictures using a free program called FreeFileSync.  It will also show you how to take an image of your system for easy recovery in case  you lose your system software and data, using a free program called TodoBackup.  Bring your computer and an external drive.  Available to CA and KP members only.


TUE. JUN 11 - 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. JUN 11 - LEARN HANDS-ONLY CPR AND SAVE A LIFE! 
10:00 a.m. in the Conesa Center, 702 Valley Forge Blvd, Sun City Center, FL where Hillsborough County Fire and Rescue will demonstrate this important skill. HCFR will also demonstrate the correct way to use an Automatic Electronic Defibrillator (AED). Most people who survive a cardiac emergency are helped by a bystander. In two minutes of time you could learn Hands-Only CPR, and you could be the bystander who provides life-saving care until professional responders arrive! Join Prince of Peace Catholic Church’s Health Ministry. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as training equipment is limited. You may register online at www.popcc.org/CPR, or by leaving a message on the Health Ministry’s phone at 813-634-2328, Ext 206. Last day to register is June 7 


TUE. JUN 11 - 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. JUN 11 - 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. JUN 11 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: Mary Moffa President and Robert Moffa COO of American Ideals Fdn.  The foundation is sponsoring the appearance from the National Cemetery Adm in Washington D.C.of Tim Nosal and Larry Provost. They will be speaking on the questions one should ask, before death occurs. This show will give you the where and when of the meeting. 
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. JUN 12 – BUYING A COMPUTER 
9:00 – 11:00 a.m. in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members 
This mini-class covers the decision of whether or not you need a new PC, the minimum hardware you should buy, the pros and cons of various hardware choices, and information on PC components.  Available to CA and KP members only.


WED. JUN 12 - 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. JUN 12 - 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. JUN 12 - 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 with Diabetes!  Our facilitator: Shirley Sullivan, Nutritionist and Founder of Southshore Wellness, LLC. integrates her love of education and health through personalized nutritional workshops and programs.  


WED. JUN 12 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Archangels and Source” presented by returning Medium, Channeler and Psychic Daniela DeCastro to share with us how to open and listen to our Spirit Guides. Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID card.


THU. JUN 13 – SWAT Networking- Successful Women Aligning Together
11:30 a.m. at The Life Enrichment Center, United Methodist Church, 1210 Del Webb Blvd W, SCC. Join the women of SWAT for a lovely lunch. Share your business, product or service. The Sun City Center chapter meets the 2nd Thursday of every month. All women in business welcome. Bring business cards. $14 members of SWAT, $19 guests. All the info can be found by going to www.swatnetworking.com SWAT Networking is a sisterhood of ladies that connect both personally and professionally. Contact CEO, Robyn Spirtas 941-962-0884 or director@swatnetworking.com for more info.


TUE. JUN 13 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: 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”


THU. JUN 13 - SECURITY PATROL SUNSET DINNER CRUISE
5:30 p.m. bus departs and returns at 10:30 p.m. from Security Patrol Building at 1225 N. Pebble Beach Blvd. Sun City Center. This two and 1/2 hour sunset cruise is only $77.00 includes transportation, buffet w/ice tea & coffee, D.J. cash bar will be available to purchase alcohol. Buy Tickets Mon - Fri 8:30 - 12:00 p.m. at Security Patrol. 


SUN. JUN 16 - MATINEE OPERA PLAYERS FEATURING WAGER, MOZART, VERDI AND PUCCINI
3:00 p.m. at the Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave N, Pinellas Park. We will perform a show tune or two, a well known popular song or two and of course, arias from our repertoire of well known operas. We do not sell tickets, it is donation only (suggested $10). We are Family-Friendly and encourage you to bring children. We have complimentary snacks at intermission. Raffles, door prizes, an air conditioned, very accessible theater and plenty of free parking. A great way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Let us entertain you. We are a 501 c3 non-profit. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling Toll-free within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. 1-800-435-7352 www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com Our License #: CH54655 


MON. JUN 17 - FRI. JUN 21 - VBS 2019: ROARING INTO A GREAT ADVENTURE! 
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd., W, Sun City Center, FL 33573. Get ready to experience an epic African-style adventure this June at VBS!  “Roar: Life is Wild/God is Good” lets kids explore God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that carries them through this wild life. Everyone involved will discover a fresh understanding of God’s goodness and faithfulness – touching lives, changing hearts, and drawing kids and adults closer to our God who loves them. Please join us and be part of the excitement, either as an adult or youth volunteer, or as a child participant.  Celebration Sunday – during morning worship - AGES: Children ages 4 years – rising 5th graders.  TO REGISTER: Call the church office (813) 634-2539 or go to www.sccumc.com and click on VBS registration for this free event! 


MON. JUN 17 - 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 Robin Harrell, Senior Long Term Care Specialist with Acadia Pharmaceuticals for an in depth look into hallucinations and delusions associated with Parkinson's Disease and the first and only FDA approved medication to treat Parkinson's Disease Psychosis. 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. JUN 18 – TUNING YOUR PC WORKSHOP
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $20 Members   $25 Non-Members
Is your PC or laptop running slow, long boot times, do you wait forever for web pages to come up? This workshop will teach you how to remove spyware, viruses, browser add-ons, bad registry entries, junk files, and other problems that slow down your system. You will work on your own computer and be able to see the results immediately.  Available to CA and KP members only.


TUE. JUN 18 - 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. JUN 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
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. JUN 18 - 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. JUN 18 - 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. JUN 18 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: 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. JUN 19 – METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Face Reading (Physiognomy)”.  Zahid Hossain, well known Astro-Palmist and speaker shares this 5,000 year old Eastern way used for diagnosis and health benefits. He explains how to understand personalities for perfect interactions with those around you. Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society.  Bring your Community ID card.
 
WED. JUN 19 - 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. JUN 19 – WHY TYPE IT WHEN YOU CAN SAY IT
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $5 Members   $10 Non-Members
A Speech recognition program can translate your spoken words into a text document.  This class will demonstrate the free Google speech recognition program and also compare it to other available programs.  Available to CA and KP members only.


WED. JUN 19 - 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


THU. JUN 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
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. 


THU. JUN 20 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: 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”


SUN. JUN 23 - SINGLES SOCIAL DANCE CLUB
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Atrium Bldg., Florida Room. Live music for your dancing and listening pleasure presented by Thor Stevens. Members $4; Guests $6.  BYOB and snacks. Ice, water, cups and napkins provided. Proper attire,, please no shorts or jeans) Info: Janet 813-633-3558.


MON. JUN 24 - 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. JUN 24 - 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.  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. JUN 25 - COFFEE WITH A COP - HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. at Dunkin Donutes, 717 Cypress Village Blvd, Ruskin, FL Join your neighbors and Sheriff's Deputies for coffee and conversation @HCSOSHERIFF


TUE. JUN 25 - 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. JUN 25 - 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. JUN 25 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: Jim Wendell CDR, SCC Amer. Legion , Jay Allen  CDR Ruskin Amer. Legion. These two American Legion Commanders come together to discuss the 100th anniversary of the founding of the American Legion. Jay, who is also the American Legion Central Area Commander, will share the legion’s celebration plans beyond those here in the local area. 
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. JUN 26 –  BEGINNER’S PRIVATE TUTORING
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. in the Computer Lab  Free to Members
Students will be paired with a Monitor for an hour of tutoring.  Subjects to be determined by the student and can be basic operations or the solutions to specific problems.  Available to CA and KP members only.


WED. JUN 26 - 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. JUN 26 - METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATION
10:00 a.m. in the Atrium’s Heritage Room, Central Campus “Activating the Light Body/Spiritual Alchemy”. Jeremy McDonald, well known spiritual public speaker shares ancient text on transmuting one’s self.  Also find out about the Free Metaphysical Conference coming up on the Spirit Heart Cruise in September. Metaphysical Society Fund Raiser.  Entry fee is $1.00 with additional love offering to benefit our society. Bring your Community ID card. 


THU. JUN 27 - VETERANS CORNER RADIO SHOW- Host – BILL HODGES
3:30 p.m. WSCQ FM 96.3   SUN RADIO, SUN CITY CENTER FL. Guest: Walt Cawein, Chm of the SCC Veterans Memorial. Walt will give us an update on the progress being achieved on our impressive Sun City Center Veterans Memorial. Learn how many bricks are already in place and how you can add that of a loved one. 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. JUN 27 - MOONGLOW BALLROOM DANCE CLUB
7:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Community Hall, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd. SCC.  Members FREE; Visitors/Guests $5.00 per person at the door.  Live Music by "Daniel Fugazzotto" and Dance Exhibition at Intermission. Smart Casual. (No shorts or tank tops, please.) BYOB & snacks, and we provide the Ice, water, cups & napkins. Singles Table(s) Available. Information: 813-633-1297  OR  813-642-8120. Email <gail3357@gmail.com>


FRI. JUN 28 – INTRODUCTION TO FILE EXPLORER
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the Computer Lab $10 Members   $15 Non-Members
Windows File Explorer is the Windows application that displays the contents of hard drives and folders. You use it to navigate all the Folder and Files on your computer. In this class you will learn how to find, save, move, copy, delete and rename Files and Folders on your hard drive or memory device.  Available to CA and KP members only.


FRI. JUN 28 - 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. JUN 30 - THE OLDIES BUT GOODIES DANCE CLUB
5:00 p.m. doors open for members only party, (reservations required) 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 dance cost is free for members and $6.00 per person for guests. No advance ticket needed for the dance, 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 The Dukes.   Put on your dancing shoes and come join us.  BYOB and snacks, the club will provide ice, water, cups and napkins on each table.  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 1 - 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


TUE. JUL 2 - 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 2 - 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. 


WED. JUL 3 - 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!


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.


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 - 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. 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. 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 with Diabetes!  Our facilitator: Shirley Sullivan, Nutritionist and Founder of Southshore Wellness, LLC. integrates her love of education and health through personalized nutritional workshops and programs.  


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


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 


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 - 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 17 - 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. 


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 - 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


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. 


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.  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


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


MON. AUG 5 - 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


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 with Diabetes!  Our facilitator: Shirley Sullivan, Nutritionist and Founder of Southshore Wellness, LLC. integrates her love of education and health through personalized nutritional workshops and programs.  


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. 


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.  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