Senior Resource Group (SRG)

General Information

Vision: Explore new avenues of growth and change, reflecting the needs of all SRG members, through outreach, enhanced communication, member recruitment, and through increased partnerships with other VRPS Organizations & Committees, Resource Groups & Service Areas.                                                               

Mission: To provide an opportunity to unite leisure professionals, colleagues, associates, and students, through creative networking, educational opportunities, and VRPS events; while maintaining, for its’ members, an opportunity for leadership, growth, and volunteerism.

Purpose:  The Senior Resource Group of the Virginia Recreation & Park Society shall remain focused on fulfilling the directives, intent, and purpose of the SRG, and its’ Vision & Mission Statement, as stated with the SRG Bylaws, Article II.

Focus:  The main focus of the SRG Goals shall be education, outreach, and leadership.

*2024 SRG Member Meetings will be held the 2nd Thursday of the month at 2:00 p.m., see the dates below.

Thursday, April 11 - "Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors" Speaker from the Alzheimer's Association via Teams.

Thursday, May 9 - "Marketing to Seniors without Printed Brochures" Speaker, Shelly Goodman, Marketing and Communications Supervisor with Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation. Meeting will be via Teams.

Friday, June 14, 1-3 p.m. -  "Let's Play Chair Volleyball" and Network.  In-person Social at Stonebridge Recreation Center, 230 Karl Linn Drive, N. Chesterfield, VA 23225. 

Thursday, July 11 - "Calendar Swap" via Teams.

Thursday, August 8 - "Energy Assistance and Energy Conservation" by Dominion Energy w/Leroy Adkins via Teams. 

September - In-person at the 2024 VRPS Conference

Thursday, October 10 - TBD 

Tuesday, November 5 from 10a.m.-2p.m. – SRG Training at Huguenot Road Baptist Church. 

 Photos taken at our in-person meeting at Stonebridge Recreation Center.  Thank you to Elaine Thompson and Brenda Davis for leading the Cardio Drumming!  We appreciate all who came out to support SRG and networked with us!

 

These meetings will consist of a topic for discussion and any topics you would like to discuss. Come ready with ideas to share. Please email [email protected] if you would like to be a part of the virtual meetings, and you will be sent the link to join us.

2024 SRG Board:  

Thank you!

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