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FILE - This May 24, 2005, file photo shows a sign of a pet store chain, PetSmart, in Warwick, R.I.

PetSmart Designates Shopping Hours for Seniors and Immune-Compromised Customers

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PHOENIX, Ariz. (WOUB) — PetSmart announced it is designating shopping hours two days a week for seniors and other people at risk for contracting the novel coronavirus. These hours will be 9:00-10:00 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays, according to an email sent to customers. This includes people over 60, pregnant women, and those who are immunocompromised…. Read More

Most Ohio Kroger Stores to Begin Special Shopping Hours for Seniors and Other High-Risk Customers

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WESTERVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — Kroger stores in most of Ohio will dedicate time for seniors and other customers at high risk for contracting the novel coronavirus to shop. This does not apply to Ohio’s Kroger locations in Marietta, Proctorville, and Belpre; see more information about this below. According to a press release, most Ohio Kroger… Read More

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The Athens Village Tech Fair


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The Athens Village will be hosting a Tech Fair on April 12th from 12:00pm to 3:00pm at 94 Columbus Road, Building B. Please bring tablet, phones, and laptops fully charged. The Athens Village will have friendly volunteers help answer questions that you may have about your tech device.

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The Athens Village Tech Fair


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Did you miss the Tech Fair last Friday, or do you need a refresher after going to the Tech Fair? This Saturday, January 26th, The Athens Village will be having a Tech Fair from 10:00am until 1:00pm at The Athens Village, on 94 Columbus Rd., weather be willing. The Village’s volunteers will help you with… Read More

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Senior Tech Fair


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Seniors are invited to the Senior Tech Fair to learn the basics of their devices and more (text messages, e-mails, etc.). This is a free service from The Athens Village and United Seniors of Athens. Please bring your personal devices (cellphones, laptops, iPads, etc.) and your questions. Be reminded of how to use those machines,… Read More

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Senior Art Exhibition, “Creative Aging”, Paper Circle Gallery in Nelsonville


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The Athens Village announces an exhibition at The Paper Circle gallery in Nelsonville, “Creative Aging.” This exhibition features artists from The Athens Village, and other senior artists. Seven artists who are Village members, and three other area senior artists, are participating. Paper Circle Gallery and Workshop features works by, on or about paper. Not only… Read More

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COAD Gets Federal Grants for Senior Volunteer Program


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The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development (COAD) has been awarded three federal grants to operate the Retired Volunteer Senior Program (RSVP) in 13 different counties. The grants are from the Corporation for National and Community Service. According to COAD’s website, RSVP provides a wide range of possible volunteer options. The program matches the personal interests… Read More