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LOCUST/STANFIELD NEWS: West Stanly Senior Center open with restrictions

The West Stanly Senior Center is open.

With COVID-19 there are new restrictions in place that are necessary to ensure everyone’s safety and protection while in the building.

Sarah White writes the Locust News for the SNAP.

The front door is the only entrance and exit into the Senior Center until further notice.

Masks are required the entire time you are in the building. Masks are available for those who do not have one. Hand sanitizer must be used upon entering and leaving the building. Social distancing will be observed at all times.

These are a few of the restrictions. You can contact the center for a full list.

Activities are planned with social distancing in mind.

The mask team will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 28. Whether you are a seamstress or not you can help by cutting fabric and elastic and packing supplies for seamstresses to sew masks for the community.

Movie of the Month will be July 24 with “Flywheel” being shown at 1 p.m.

Book club meets the last Wednesday of the month at 3 p.m. “Secret Garden” is the book for July.

For a list of other activates contact the West Stanly Senior.

Food Trucks

There will be a social distancing food truck event 4-8 p.m. Saturday.

A variety of food trucks are expected to be in the grassy area directly in front of Locust Ace Hardware.

You are asked that you continue to follow social distancing guidelines.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy dinner outside.

Birthdays

Kenneth Russell July 6, Scott Efird July 8. John Crayton and Christine Tyson July 9, Tammy Burleson July 10, Tamara Pope Jamie Furr July 12, Wilburn Tomberlin July 13, Irene Ross and Larry Baucom July 15, Bradley White July 17, Scott Hall July 18, Sue Helms July 19, Brittney Rhodes and Courtney Harley July 21, David Hartsell July 24 and Joann Sneed July 25.

Locust news is by Sarah White. Call 704-888-5359.