-SRC Conference for those "Plus 50" a Success...


SRC Conference for those “Plus 50” a Success!

Canton – The 13th Canton Spoon River College Retirees Learning Institute was held on Friday, May 3rd at the Spoon River College Canton Campus.  Over 130 people participated in this event which provided a day of learning to those ages 50 or older.  The Spring 2013 institute included four sessions, morning refreshments, lunch, and a Resource Fair. 

Morning sessions included:  Lincoln: Past the Grave, Managing & Selling to Different Generations, Three Ways to Satisfy a Love for Gardening, Backyard Birding, Backyard Tourism, Rare but Well Done #3, and Spoon River College Literacy Project.

Afternoon sessions included: Wine a Bit…You’ll Feel Better, Feeling Great at Any Age, Industries of Canton, “Cat and Dog Tails”, May I Entertain You, Q & A on Today’s Markets, Computer Maid, and A Little “Seoul”.   

The Resource Fair featured information from: Advanced Rehab and Sports Medicine, Canton Family YMCA, Clayberg Fulton Co. Nursing Center, Courtyard Estates of Canton, Heartland Health Care Center, Hospice Compassus, Lutheran Social Services of Illinois-InTouch Home Care, Peace of Earth Lodge, Spoon River Hearing, U.S. Cellular, and Western Illinois Home Health Care. 

SAVE THE DATE!  The next SRC Institute will be October 25th in Canton, and November 1st in Macomb. 

For more information, or to be placed on our mailing list, contact Julie Seeley 309-647-6368.