Ever wonder how Supervisor of Elections Vicky Oakes decides how many ballots to print and what happens to them once you cast your vote?
Be a part of the 2017 Forward Leadership class and find out.
Designed to equip active adults, age 50 and over, with insights and first-hand knowledge to enhance positive change in the community through advocacy and volunteerism, this six-week program (Wednesdays, Feb. 15 thru March 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) will take you behind the scenes of: education; healthcare; tourism; history; and government in St. Johns County. Meet the movers and shakers who make where you live tick and ask them personally about issues that concern you.
Among other leaders, you will have the opportunity to ask Mayor Nancy Shaver what her visions are for St. Augustine; discuss with Tax Collector Dennis Hollingsworth his perspective on county growth; and Sheriff David Shoar will answer your questions about innovative ways the department is solving crimes.
For more information on how to apply, call Sue Richerson, Program Manager, St. Johns County Council On Aging, 904-209-3631.
PONTE VEDRA EVENTS
For more information on any of the classes or activities at THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, Council on Aging, call Darlene Mahany or Marian Ashton at 904-280-3233 or visit www.coasjc.com
Upcoming Life-long Learning Classes and Activities: Soap Making Workshop Monday, Jan.30, 10 a.m. to noon. THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach
Call 904- 280-3233 to register
**This class is made possible through St. Johns County Cultural Arts Council State of the Arts License Plate Grant.**
Watercolor with Jennie Szaltis: Tuesday’s, Feb. 28-April 4, 1 to 4 p.m.THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach. Please call 280-3233 to register.
Tuesday/Thursday 11 a.m. Program at THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane
Thurs., Jan. 26 SJC Managing Legal Aid Attorney Megan Wall discusses “What Happens If You Die Without a Will?”
Tues., Jan. 31 “Time is Brain:” Stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment and recovery with Neurologist Casey Carrigan, MD, Stroke Center Medical Director at Baptist Medical Center Beaches.