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Shoe box gifts


Cedar Springs High School Student Volunteers
Invite you to Create

SHOE BOX GIFTS

HELP A SENIOR CITIZEN OR CHILD IN NEED

CREATE A SHOE BOX GIFT

* Wrap an Empty Shoe Box – Lid separately
* Fill the box with NEW toys, candy, personal items for a boy/girl or Senior Neighbor
* Label the box by age & gender

DONATE ITEMS

* Personal Care:  tooth brush/paste, shampoo, Bar soap, (travel sizes from hotels/motels)
* Hard Candy – extra Halloween candy
* Small toys, school & crafts supplies
* Single-serve snacks, coffee, tea bags

Senior Gifts will be delivered in the local community via North Kent Community Service/Senior Meals and throughout the world to needy Children by Samaritans Purse International Relief.

Shoe Box and Item DONATIONS accepted through Nov. 14th

Contact the CSHS Community Service office
@ 696-1200 x 1438 for more information

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Senior lunch for February


Is the winter weather making you feel trapped in your home? You now have a reason to get out and socialize with your neighbors. Senior Citizen/Retirees are getting together on the third Thursday of every month for a luncheon through the organization of the Cedar Springs Area Parks and Recreation Department. These luncheons begin in the fall and rotate each month to one of the partner orgnaizations of the department. The department features partnerships with Algoma, Courtland, Nelson and Solon townships, the City of Cedar Springs and the Cedar Springs Public School District.
The February luncheon will take place at the Courtland Township hall on Thursday, February 17th at 11:30am. The cost is only $5 per person and includes a catered lunch and guest speaker. Kevin Pike, funeral director at Bliss-Wittes and Pike Funeral Home, will be the speaker and discussing pre-arranged funerals, cremation and some interesting myths vs. facts. He is an engaging speaker and will be very informative on a varitey of topics.
If you are interested in registering for this program, reservations can be made by calling the Cedar Springs Area Parks and Recreation Department at 616-696-7320. Reservations must be received by the end of the day Monday, February 14th.  For any other questions, please call the department at 616-696-7320 or email director@csaparksandrec.com.

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