Honor Elder's Day

Staff reports

The Ascension Council on Aging celebrated “Honor the Elderly Day” on April 7, 2011 at the Donaldsonville Senior Center.  Under the garden pavilion, Darlene Schexnayder, ACOA Executive Director, welcomed all of the senior guests for coming out to celebrate such an important day. Mayor Leroy Sullivan came out to honor the seniors as well and he discussed the values of the Elderly and their contribution to their families and community.  The participants also enjoyed brunch, exercising, and games such as horseshoes, prize bingo, and sack toss.  They were also able to enjoy music and dancing.  A good time was had by all.