Special Events

Christmas at Wilkes Senior Resources

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

Easter Tea

Seniors gather for Tea and Games. April 18, 2019 from 8am - 11am. We invite those 55 and up to join us in The Gathering Place. Refreshments will be provided by Rose Glen. Participate in our Unique Hat Contest. Winner will receive a $10.00 gift card.

Hotdogs and Field Day

Join us in celebrating Independence Day in the gym and outside for Free Hotdogs and Field Games. June 27, 2019- Field Games start at 9:00am and Hotdogs will be served at 11:00am. This is a FREE event for Wilkes County Seniors 55 and over while supply lasts.
Cornhole, Ping-pong, Softball Throw, Football Throw, Horse Shoes, Bocci Ball.

Open House / Health Fair

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 from 8:30 - 11:00am. The Annual Open House/Health Fair is a great opportunity to meet local agencies and get free health screenings. Seniors are invited to come by and bring their friends, neighbors, and family to visit the Senior Center. Drawings for Door Prizes will be held and free Health Screenings will be provided! Flu shots will be available.

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. Rick Cook is the County SHIIP Coordinator. Fran Cantrell is a SHIIP Volunteer. Thanks Rick for the assistance you provide in counseling our Seniors! Annual enrollment period is October 15 to Dec. 7.

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 to schedule your appointment.

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.