Senior Flea Market and Bake Sale offers fantastic finds and tasty treats

The Senior Flea Market and Bake Sale will be happening once again this October, hosting some fantastic treasures at inexpensive prices. Delicious homemade sweets from cakes to cookies will also be sold. The annual Senior Center’s Flea Market and Bake Sale is on Oct. 29 and Oct.30 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Shelby Township Senior Center, located on 51670 Van Dyke Ave.

“We hold this event two times a year and it’s the biggest fundraiser for the senior center,” Senior Citizen Coordinator Amy Drake said. “We are very grateful for all of the help from our volunteers and donors.”

Vendors are asked to bring in clean flea-market items only. Clothing and shoes will not be accepted. If you have items you want to donate to the Flea Market before the event, the Senior Center will be happily accepting items Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Come show your support for the Senior Center and find some hidden gems at the market.

If you wish to donate baked goods, or you want to volunteer for the event, please contact the Shelby Township Senior Center at 586-739-7540.

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Senior Halloween Dinner Dance

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Want to enjoy some spooky music this October? Want to dance the night away with ghosts, goblins, and ghouls? Then join in on the fun at the annual Senior Halloween Dinner Dance at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Shelby Township Senior Center at 51670 Van Dyke Ave. Music will be provided by the Varitones, a polka band that has played at previous events.

“The Varitones are one of our favorites,” Senior Citizen Coordinator Amy Drake said. “I’m sure that people will enjoy them.”

A delicious dinner can be bought for $16 at the event. Costumes are welcomed at this spooky dinner & dance, yet they are not a requirement.

Senior Halloween Party at Shelby Township Senior Center

Halloween 016Want to get in on some spooky and exciting fun at a party this October?  Then come down to the Senior Halloween Party, it starts at 11a.m. Oct. 15 at the Shelby Township Senior Center on 51670 Van Dyke Ave. Attendance is $6, tickets must be purchased in advance. A nutritious and delicious lunch will be provided to all that attend. This year, a secret and hilarious new entertainment is planned for the attendants.

“We decided to give something completely different this year, but it’s sure to give a laugh.” Senior Citizen Coordinator Amy Drake said.

Dressing up in costume is not required, but welcomed and encouraged. This event will be hosted by Shelby Nursing. For more details, please call the Shelby Township Senior Center at (586)-739-7540.