25 Days of Christmas Raffle

25 Days of Christmas


The Jefferson County Council on Aging is hosting a 25 Days of Christmas Raffle. Raffle will take place from December 1-22, 2017. A basket a day will be drawn with up to 3 baskets on Friday’s.

Ticket cost is $10.00. No need to be present to win. Ticket will be put back in for every drawing! Choice of basket upon drawing!

TICKETS ARE FOR SALE AT JCCOA: 103 West 5th Avenue, Ranson WV 25438

Take a look at the baskets we have available for the raffle. If your number is drawn, please select your basket below and we will pull the basket your choice of basket!

IMG_8599Children’s Reading: basket includes assortment of children’s books, and Pillow Pet

IMG_8600 Pamper Basket: Longaberger basket, XL furry slippers, mail kit, Almond scented foot cream, brush and pumice stick


Kitchen Essentials: basket includes Tortilla pan, Chef basket, mini fondue, The Ultimate masher, cook books, slicer, flavor injector, Pampered Chef glass bowl with lid


Gifts To Go: basket includes assortment of individually wrapped gifts, gift bags, and Christmas cards

IMG_8590Pamper and Groom kit: basket includes assortment of sprays, soaps, grooming kit and candles


Candy Lane: basket includes assortment of candies and snacks. Perfect for movie night!

IMG_8592Candle: Longerberger basket, Yankee Jack Frost candle, Yankee Fresh Mint Candle, Apple Jar Candle, and 3 candle melts



Beach Bucket Fun- basket includes green towel, yellow flip flops, purple sand bucket, blue ice pack, green foam noodle, blue cooler bag, blue check napkins and placemats, green plastic plate holders, lip sunscreen, (2) travel mugs, pink beach ball, flushable wipes, dental travel kit, necklaces, word search, baby flipper and red Frisbee


Casino Souvenirs- basket includes Hats, Mugs, Dice, Keychain, Golf Balls, T-Shirts and Necklace
Basket Donated by: Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races


Car Wash- basket includes bucket, car sponge, air fresheners, tire foam and care cleaning fluids


Scrapbooking Basket- basket includes assortment of scissors, pens, stamps, stickers, scrapbook and white adhesive remover


Crafter’s Deluxe: includes 3 Drawer container, bird house kit, foam stickers, glue, glitter, scissors, letter stamps, markers, beads, thread and stencil bags


Pamper & Shine- basket includes soaps, hair spray, bath sponges, shower brushes, pedicure toe foam, pedicure callous stone, eye mask, slippers, candles, lotions, nail files


Bloom Starter- basket includes seed starter greenhouse, seed packets, garden flag, hanging garden plaques


Tea Time- includes galvanized bucket, tea kettle, (2) mugs and puzzle books


Kids Car Fun- basket includes assortment of Matchbox cars


Nurses Dream- basket includes scrub top, Kleenex tissues, Lysol wipes, gel shoe inserts, watch, hand sanitizer, lotion, gloves and bug spray


Puzzle Night- basket includes 4 tickets to Summers Farm, Rubik’s cube, steel puzzles, puzzle pieces and puzzle books


Garden Starter- basket includes bird feeders, bamboo wind chime, bird decorations, glass pitcher, garden signs, rags and bag of bird seed


Laundry Plus-basket includes assortment of scrub tops and pants, fabric softener and laundry detergent


Local T-shirts: basket contains t-shirts from Scott’s Auto Body and Collision, Guide House Grill, J & K Precision Auto Care LLC, Middleway Market, JCCOA and JCCOA Jefferson Center, Mac Tools and Snap-On Tools
Ball Caps from Mac Tools and Snap-On Tools



Camping Cooler- includes: Igloo cooler, (2) camping chairs, (2) fishing rods, tackle box, smore’s kit, insta-grill, (2) blankets, $50.00 Walmart gift card

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ADMISSION: $10 per player (includes 10 games)

Monday and Wednesday’s 6:30-7:30 pm

PAY-OUTS AND JACKPOTS will depend on number of participants- 50% of proceeds will be used as payouts for 9 games: Remaining 50% of proceeds will be used for Jackpot.



LOCATION: 103 w 5th Ave Ranson WV


 Monday and Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm  Friday’s 9am-10am

Tai Chi for Arthritis is a class designed by Dr. Paul Lamm for the Arthritis Foundation. It  consists of gentle stretching and slow deliberate movements created to ease the pain of arthritis.

The beginner class on Fridays is free!!!

For more information call Gloria: 304-724-7111


Healthy Steps/Lebed Method

  Monday and Wednesday 3:30-4:30

The Healthy Steps/Lebed Method is an innovative exercise and movement program using dance and physiotherapy movements to improve lymphatic function, range of motion and to provide therapeutic movement.  The sequence of slow smooth exercises done with a slight resistance and can be done sitting or standing.  The classes provide a positive social atmosphere.  Come in and join us for an afternoon fun and make new friends.


Reunion Check in  January 17 at 10:30 if cancelled due to the weather the new date will be January 24

Dining with Diabetes involves clinical testing, Nutrition Information, Recipe demonstrations, and Tastings, Exercise & Group Support. Participants will learn to prepare meals that are healthy, using less fat, salt, and sugar without cutting flavor. Participants will be asked to voluntarily complete a questionnaire, have their blood sugar checked. Dining with Diabetes program provides a way for class participants to make lifestyle changes.  For more information, please  contact Gloria Hodges  304 724 711 or  Sue Flangan 304 264-1936



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Monday, December 11
10:15  Exercise     Join us for chair exercises.  This class is designed to build strength and enhance flexibility. The class is open all ages and levels of fitness! Our class is lead by Peggy LaGray.
11:00 Importance of a Social Support: Learn how your friends and family can keep you healthy.
1:00 WII Bowling Practice  Come in and hone your skills or  play the Wii for the first time.  We have several Wii Games available. Staff will show you how to play any of our games.
2:30 Speaker Nutrition: Healthy Holiday snacks.
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5:00 pm CASH BINGO Admission $10 per player (includes 10 games) Payouts and Jackpots depend on number of participants- 50% of proceeds will be used as payouts for 9 games. The remaining 50% of proceeds will be used for Jackpot.  Concessions available.  Transportation is available to and from your home. Schedule with our transportation department 48 hours in advance (304) 725-4618
Tuesday, December 12

9:45am Art Class  Have you ever wanted to learn how to paint or draw?  Our resident Artist Paula Abelow, will help you. Paula’s classes include, watercolor, pastels, and mixed medium.

10:00am Bingo  Bring in a canned food item  and  receive a free bingo card.  You can purchase an additional card for .50 cents or use one of our free cards.

11:30am Special Bingo.   One  dollar will provide you a chance  to win a $10 gift card from a local restaurant.  This game is a coverall.

1:00 pm BINGO  continues in the afternoon. Bingo cards are free. We have a great selection of prizes for the winners.


Wednesday,  December 13

10:30 Judy Marshall Sing Along  Come in and sing some of your favorite Christmas carols.

12:00 CHRISTMAS DINNER: Join us for a wonderful meal cooked by our nutrition staff. A shuttle will be provided for  the overflow parking at the Ranson Civic Center.

3:30 Open Recreation  Drop in and play pool or get a group of friends together to play cards.  JCCOA will be open until 7:30pm

4:30pm Healthy Steps class.  Join us for an exercise class designed with easy dance steps and gentle motions to improve health and balance.

5:30pm  TAI CHI The class is led by a Certified Tai Chi teacher. The program was designed by the Arthritis Foundation and Tai Chi Master Dr. Paul Lamm. This class was created to improve balance and ease the pain of arthritis. The movements are slow and controlled. Once you learn the routine you can practice at home

6:30pm  CASH BINGO Admission $10 per player (includes 10 games) Payouts and Jackpots depend on number of participants- 50% proceeds will be used as payouts for 9 games. The remaining 50% of proceeds will be used for Jackpot.  Concessions available.  Transportation is available. Schedule with the transportation department 48 hours in advance (304) 725-4618


  Thursday, December 14

9:30 Wii Bowling Tournament  Join us for some competitive fun and show off your Wii Bowling skills.  All skill levels are welcome.

10:30 Poker or  group card game of choice: The group is currently playing Spite and Malice but is open to other card games.

10:30 CEOS Christmas Craft   Join us for a morning of holiday crafting with the ladies from the CEOS.

1:00 BINGO  No money needed! Drop in and play bingo for some great prizes!!


Friday, December 15


Come in from the cold and get in the CHRISTMAS SPRIT!!!

Prizes will be given for Ugliest, Brightest, Prettiest and “So awful ,I wouldn’t let my dog wear it”.  Don’t forget the cookie exchange!!

Bring in a dozen cookies with the recipe and get a dozen cookies.











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