Leader Training for the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) was held October 8, 9, 15, and 16 in Harrisonburg. The new leaders represent a variety of locations and organizations and are excited about scheduling their first workshops. Several leaders commented that they came to learn how to help other people but ended up finding the training helpful for themselves.
Price Rotary Local Council met on Monday, Oct. 20th at 11:00. Among the topics discussed, fundraising ideas were the prevalent topic. Corporate sponsors, ideas for events and specific organizations to approach were spoken about, as well as fundraising ideas in conjunction with Harrisonburg Parks and Rec.
On Wednesday October 15th, ERSC had planned to take a trip to see the fall foliage on the Skyline Drive. Due to the abundance of rain that morning and high winds, the trip was cancelled. When one door closes another opens.
Meals on Wheels volunteers for PRSC, Frank and Betty Lambert, were the proud winners of the $15.00 Wal-Mart gift card which is awarded each month through a drawing by Volunteer Coordinator Dawn Shull as part of their Volunteer Program.The Lamberts have been volunteering for over 10 years with our program and thought they should not been given a prize. That is dedication.
Twenty-six Bath Community Senior Center members and staff visited The Historic Omni Homestead Resort courtesy of Bath County Parks and Recreation September 10 –11.
Handmade quilts were donated to Volunteer Coordinator Dawn Shull on Wednesday September 24th as part of a project one of her Meals on Wheels volunteer approached her with several months ago.