Sandwich Mayor Rich Robinson, in an effort to acknowledge the importance and the many contributions of Fox Valley Community Services, proclaimed September as National Senior Center Month in the city.
Although the organization’s Fox Valley Community Center is closed to the public at this time, the popular Parking Lot Series is up and running. Park N Play Bingo Thursdays at 10 a.m., rain or shine. Writers’ Club the second and fourth Mondays at 11 a.m. Call for info on the Book Club. 815-786-9404
Drive Thru Flu Clinics with Jewel/Osco of Yorkville and Walgreens of Sandwich are noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, (rain date Oct. 8) and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 13 (rain date Oct. 14). For information, call the center at 815-786-9404.
Home Service aides have continued to serve clients in DeKalb, Kane, Kendall and LaSalle counties. Aides are required to wear PPE and answer COVID-19 screening questions before serving each client. Adult day service is reopening. Call 815-786-9404 for information.
Under federal and state direction, Voluntary Action Center has closed the congregate lunch meal at the FVCS site until further notice.
VAC is running transportation and Meals On Wheels at FVCC. Call 815-787-6219 for information.