Cass County Historical Society Lecture & Event Series

APRIL 18           Annual Show ‘N Tell – Cass District Library Main Branch - Cassopolis - Bring your antiques and heirlooms and share your family history! -   Location: 319 M-62, Cassopolis, MI 49031   MAY 23            Living off the Land – Pokagon Tribe – Dowagiac  - Join us for a food sampling... (read more)



Three new members elected to the board of directors

Three new members were elected to the COA Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting on April 26.  The three new members are Cynthia Boss, Carol Churchill, and Audrey Salesberry.   Cynthia Boss is a resident of Village of Cassopolis and has worked for the Internal Revenue Service.  She is a graduate... (read more)



Two COA Board Members retire from the board

Jim Beebe and Marilu Franks, two long-time members of the COA board, have retired.  The COA bylaws state that board members can serve a maximum of three 3-year terms (for a total of 9 years).   Both have been active volunteers and particpants, and they have helped the COA grow a lot in the past... (read more)



Join the Healthy Aging Focus Group

By tapping into the perspectives of older adults, the University of Michigan National Poll on Healthy Aging helps inform the public, health care providers, policymakers, and advocates on issues related to health, health care and health policy affecting U.S. adults age 50-80 and their families.  ... (read more)



March Anniversaries

The Cass County COA would like to recognize the following employees that have work anniversaries in March:   Adrienne Glover – 27 years Camille Athanas-Butler – 15 years Beatrice Rangel – 12 years Lisa Stephens – 8 years Mike Fisette – 7 years Ken Bradfield – 6 years  



February Anniversaries

The Cass County COA would like to recognize the following employees that have work anniversaries in February:   Cheryl Kovalak - 18 years Erin Morgan - 17 years Tracey Maleski - 14 years Kam Carroll - 11 years Robin Orzechowski - 7 years Larry Ledger - 1 year  



Help for the Caregiver - Savvy Caregiver Class

Charrise McCorey and her family had just moved to Cass County. She had been caring for her mother Patty Sharkey in their home for many years and was in desperate need of services. She began the journey of seeking information. In her previous area of residence, she had sought help but kept coming to... (read more)



COA Seeking Applicants For Board Of Directors

The Cass County Council on Aging is now accepting applications from individuals interested in volunteering as members of the Board of Directors.  The Board establishes policy and provides governance for the organization.   The Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 8:30 AM at the Edward... (read more)



2 New Year's Fitness Specials

All-Inclusive ~ 6 Months FITNESS SPECIAL  Cost: $199 Help yourself stick to that New Year’s  fitness resolution with this 6-month fitness special. It includes all access to personal trainers, customized  fitness programming, five days a week of in-person and online fitness classes (excluding yoga... (read more)



Congregate Meal Donations

The Cass County COA Nutrition Program offers nutritious meals to eligible seniors 60 years of age and older. There is no charge for these meals, but donations are encouraged.   All donations are used to support and expand the nutrition program and directly benefit you and the community.  ... (read more)