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East Rockingham Senior Center welcomes new director

East Rockingham Senior Center members welcomed Brandy Wade as the new Center Director on Monday, September 15.


Charlottesville Women’s Four Miler set for Saturday

A fundraiser for the UVA Cancer Center’s Breast Care Program, the Charlottesville Women’s Four Miler draws more than 3,500 runners and walkers.


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UVA Center for Politics: Crystal Ball, Politico announce new partnership

The University of Virginia Center for Politics and Politico are pleased to announce an exclusive media partnership to offer readers interactive ratings from Sabato’s Crystal Ball on Senate, House, and gubernatorial races.


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UVA Center for Politics wins Emmy Award for Kennedy documentary

The University of Virginia Center for Politics’ latest documentary, The Kennedy Half Century,has won an Emmy Award for Best Historical Documentary from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.


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East Rockingham Senior Center Started SAIL Program

On May 28, 15 members and staff of East Rockingham Senior Center enjoyed the first Stay Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) class.


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East Rockingham Senior Center at Valley Mall & Golden Corral

On April 14, 15 members and staff persons from East Rockingham Senior Center enjoyed a field trip to Valley Mall. Fifteen Center members got their daily exercise walking through Valley Mall. Several members took advantage of the opportunity to do some much needed shopping.


Waynesboro Lions Club Supports DSMP

Don Short from the Waynesboro Lions Club presented a check from the Club to Disease Self Management Program leaders Brandy Wade, Sandy Ellinger, and Beth Scripps on April 16 to support their DSMP workshop being held at Waynesboro Senior Center.


BLR DSMP Workshop Series Began April 3

A new Diabetes Self-Management workshop series began on April 3 in the Buena Vista-Lexington-Rockbridge Region, led by Jonni Lyle, Maury River Senior Center Director, and Jeri Schaff, BLR RD.


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Price Rotary Senior Center Local Council Meets

Price Rotary Senior Center Local Council met Monday, March 24. They were pleased to welcome Bill Greene as a new member to the Council.


SAIL Successful at Staunton Senior Center

So far twenty Staunton Senior Center members have taken part in the new SAIL exercise program. Stay Active & Independent for Life is being offered twice a week at the Center, on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m.


East Rockingham Senior Center Director Named

Cindy Dove has joined Valley Program for Aging Services as Center Director at East Rockingham Senior Center.


Staunton Senior Center Local Council Met Jan. 30

Staunton Senior Center’s Local Council met to discuss a variety of topics. Chairman Michael Thompson reported to members about his attendance at the VPAS advisory committee meeting earlier in the week.


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Valley Exxon Donated $220 in Gift Cards

Valley Exxon in Elkton donated $220 in gift cards to be used at Food Lion or Family Dollar. The cards, which are valued at $20 each, will be given to East Rockingham Senior Center members and Meals on Wheels recipients that “have the most need” for them. The cards will be distributed by Yvonne Shoemaker, Interim Center Director and Karen Barnes, Case Manager.


Recruitment to Begin Soon for a New Bath Community Senior Center Director

An unexpected change in leadership at Bath Community Senior Center has created the need to recruit a new center director. Susan Loan, who accepted the center director position at BCSC on Oct. 31 and was to join the center on Nov. 11, announced on Nov. 8 that she was no longer interested in the position.


East Rockingham Senior Center Welcomes New Center Director

The members and staff at East Rockingham Senior Center welcomed Heidi Findlay as the new Center Director this week. Heidi, a long-time resident of Elkton, has been an active member of the community. As a volunteer and on a professional level, Heidi has had experience working with non-profit organizations and held fundraising positions.


New Bath Community Senior Center Director to Join VPAS Nov. 11

Bath Community Senior Center Director Laurie Altieri, who joined VPAS on Sept. 12, announced her resignation on Oct. 23. Recruitment for a new director started immediately following Laurie’s resignation notice. On Oct. 31, Susan Loan, who previously interviewed for the BCSC director position, was selected to join VPAS and BCSC as its new director.