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Amelia Island, St. Augustine and Jacksonville Learn the history of the area from knowledgeable guides, visit the Kingsley Plantation, relax while cruising on the St. John’s River. Driving, restaurant, hotel reservations and other plans are all made for you! Come and have fun for just $269 per person, all inclusive. April 30th -May 2nd. Call Jill 773-2080 Day Trips: Look for a gambling trip in March and some fun excursions are in the works for April and May. The Jan 30th Seminole Casino Coconut Creek trip was a big success and everyone had a great time! Contact Terry Mellon at 321/773-7705 to keep updated.

Great programs offered and are taught by volunteers! Examples are Fitness, Singing, Knitting, Story Telling, Education, Language plus more. The 8-week programs cost $20.00 (some may require books or material). Pick up a schedule at the DRS Ctr; call 321/610-3937;email jboudie@aol.com; or visit www.myshepherdcenter.org

Remove thing you can trip over Use night lights in bedrooms, bathroom & hallways Increase lighting in your home Modify your bathroom (use non-slip bath mats, add grab bars in show, tub and toilet areas, and consider sing an elevated toilet seat Wear non-slip, low heeled shoes If you own your own home, paint the top step into the home a different color

Movie Group Like to go to the movies? It is more fun to go with friends. Why not join the Last Friday Movie Group? If you are interested or have an idea – give Carol Robitschek a call at 321/773-5139 or 321/604-0143. Transportation is available if needed. The movie dates are March 28th, April 25th & May 30th. Your ideas will be greatly appreciated. Craft & Book Club Continues to meet on the 1st Wed. of each month, 12 noon at the DRS Community Center with a new spin. Bring your lunch each month. They will alternate Craft and Book review monthly. Patrick Paperbacks at 1680 A1A in SB offers book discounts. Suggestions are welcome on books and crafts. If you aren’t a reader, please feel free to join the group. Maybe bring a craft that you are working on or just join us for the camaraderie. Call Joyce Scafi di 321/961-6408 roysjoyce@aol.com for any questions…

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Movie Group Like to go to the movies? It is more fun to go with friends. Why not join the Last Friday Movie Group? If you are interested or have an idea – give Carol Robitschek a call at 321/773-5139 or 321/604-0143. Transportation is available if needed. The movie dates are March 28th, April 25th & May 30th. Your ideas will be greatly appreciated. Craft & Book Club Continues to meet on the 1st Wed. of each month, 12 noon at the DRS Community Center with a new spin. Bring your lunch each month. They will alternate Craft and Book review monthly. Patrick Paperbacks at 1680 A1A in SB offers book discounts. Suggestions are welcome on books and crafts. If you aren’t a reader, please feel free to join the group. Maybe bring a craft that you are working on or just join us for the camaraderie. Call Joyce Scafi di 321/961-6408 roysjoyce@aol.com for any questions…

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Space Coast Center for Independent Living. Transportation for people with special needs. Call 321/806-3199 for appointments. For more information, 321/633-6011 or visit www.sccil.net

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