Special Events


Advance Directive Workshop

Learn about and prepare a Living Will. Every Third Thursday of the month at 10:30pm. Call to register for this workshop. 336-667-5281

Cardio Drumming! - Fun Exercise Class

This exercise consist of music, movement and drumming to help improve your overall wellness. Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9:00am.

Celebrate Summer with Hotdogs and a Car Show

We plan to Celebrate Summer with Hotdogs and a Car Show on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 from 10:00 - 12:00noon. Hotdogs available while supply lasts. Contact staff if you have a car you would like to bring to the show. 336-667-5281

Christmas at Wilkes Senior Resources

The month of December is full of Christmas Activities. Check our calendar for the daily treats. Come by to see our decorated Doors and vote for your favorite! Enjoy the Christmas atmosphere.

Connect Veterans and their families to Mental Health Support

Click on the link for information to assist Veterans and their families with Mental Health Support.

Easter Tea

Canceled due to COVID-19.... (Seniors gather for Tea and Games.)

Health Fair 2022

The 2022 Health Fair is currently scheduled for Tuesday, September 20th from 9:00-11:00am.

This is a great opportunity to meet local agencies and get free health screenings. Drawings for Door Prizes will be held.

Live Well- Take Charge of Your Health

Wilkes Literacy will be here on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at 10:00AM to present this important information to Wilkes County Seniors. Attendees will be entered in a drawing for a $100.00 gift card to Cagney's. Register to attend by letting Senior Center staff know, or online at www.wilkesliteracy.org/livewell

SHIIP Counseling

SHIIP Counseling is available by appointment. Seniors going on Medicare or Medicare recipients who need assistance should call 336-667-5281 to schedule an appointment. You may also call the SHIIP line in Raleigh at 855-408-1212.

Tax Preparation

Taxes are prepared by Volunteers using the AARP Tax Program on Monday's and Thursday's during Feb, March and part of April. We E-file. There is no charge for this service. Call 336-667-5281 in 2022 to schedule. Due to COVID-19 this will be drive through service. Remember, you will need to pick up a packet for completion prior to your scheduled appointment time.

Weather Cancelations

Wilkes Senior Resources follows Wilkes Community College for weather related closing and cancelations. Also, watch WXII TV and WKBC AM 800 radio station for weather related information.

Wilkes Fresh at Wilkes Senior Resources

2022 Wilkes Fresh will be selling fresh produce each Thursday in the parking area at Wilkes Senior Resources beginning June 9th from 10:00-11:00am and going through September 2022.