All Cobb residents age 55+ are invited to participate in activities at various senior centers throughout Cobb. The following is a list of activities scheduled at the East Cobb Senior Center located at 3332 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. Cobb seniors who wish to register for any of these activities or use one of the county’s six senior centers will no longer have to pay a $60 annual membership fee. Call the East Cobb Senior Center at 770-509-4900 for reservations and/or more details.

Veterans Day Celebration (#11477)
Friday, November 8 ● 11am-2pm
Doors open at 10:45am
Free for Veterans; Registration required
Join us in celebration to honor our Veterans for their patriotism, love of country and willingness to serve. Enjoy music from the Tunnel Rats, guest speaker Kim Scofi with United Military Care and lunch from Carrabba’s Italian Grill. Sponsored by Kaiser Permanente.

Tabletop Games: Develop Your Fun-ctional Brain (#11441)
Tuesday, November 12 ● 10-11:30am
Free; Registration required
Keep Sharp. Keep your brain on top of the game. Learn games specifically chosen to keep your brain sharp.

Biography Corner: Andrew Carnegie:-Rags to Riches, Power to Peace (#11438)
Tuesday, November 12 ● 1pm-2pm
Free; Registration required
The story of a poor Scottish immigrant who became the richest man in the world. We examine how Carnegie’s steel empire changed America, and his forgotten attempt to bring about peace in the run up to the First World War.

Dine-a-Round (#11439)
Wednesday, November 13 ● 11:30am-1:30pm
Separate checks; Registration required
Meet at: O’Charleys: 3550 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta

Rock Painting (#11440)
Friday, November 15 ● 10-11:30am
Free; Registration required
Explore your creative side with a simple, social activity by joining Kaiser Permanente in creating your own mineral masterpiece. Rock painting is a great way to engage your brain and flex your creative muscles. Supplies provided.

Medicare Fraud Bingo (#11447)
Monday, November 18 ● 10-11:30am
Free: Registration required
Medicare Fraud Bingo will talk about the latest healthcare scams, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you are a victim. Prizes will be given away to winners, but everyone gets a small something just for attending.

AARP Smart Driver (#6838)
No ARRP membership required
Thursday, November 21 ● 9am-4pm
$15.00 AARP members/$20.00 Non-members (cash or check only)
Check with your insurance agent about a possible discount. Bring a lunch.

Ask the Expert: Medicare Questions (#8094)
Friday, November 22 ● 10am-12pm
Free; Appointment required
Whether you are turning 65, are already on Medicare, or helping someone with their coverage, plan to attend a meeting with the expert, to get your Medicare questions answered. Call the center to schedule your 15-minute appointment.

History Corner: The Ghost Army (#11437)
Tuesday, November 26 ● 1pm-2pm
Free; Registration required
The remarkable story of a US Army unit who used inflatable tanks, sound effects and sketches to create a deceptive battlefield picture and fool the enemy.