Shepherd's Center East is a volunteer organization whose purpose is to promote continued personal and spiritual growth and to help mature adults lead creative, meaningful and independent lives. The program meets three times a year at Central UMC for its Adventures in Learning series, which offers a variety of classes such as watercolor painting and crafts and activities including book reviews and musical entertainment. It also coordinates trips, coffee chats and other programs such as a special Valentine's tea.
Shepherd's Center Southeast also offers seniors transportation to and from medical appointments. Volunteers are needed for driving and performing special office tasks, etc.
Contact the Shepherd's Center office at 704-321-0325 to volunteer or obtain more information. www.sceast.org and Facebook
Next classes at Central: Sept. 13-Oct. 18, 9:30-2:15 p.m.