It's Our 50th Year!

Upcoming Events & Celebrations

Since 1973 Senior Scholars has been broadening intellectual perspective on international, national, local issues, and offering opportunities to grow skills and meet new people by volunteering.

We will be celebrating all year with various events and treats. Look for the 50th Anniversary table at each meeting.

  • May 5: Cinco de Mayo. Mexican cookies. Limericks due.
  • May 12: Mother’s Day. Flowered cookies. $50 Fenwick’s restaurant gift certificate raffle.
  • May 31: Spring Luncheon (see details in sidebar).


April is National Poetry Month, Senior Scholars is celebrating by having a limerick writing contest. 

Write a limerick and submit by May 5, 2023. Bring them to the 50th year table during our weekly meetings. Or email them to: Eileen Griggs

Each week a limerick will be selected and read during our weekly announcement segment. 

Get creative with your words!


To be placed on a waiting list, send an email to Eileen Griggs,, with your phone number. 

WHEN: May 31, 2023
WHERE: Carmel Country Club
COST: $45, 3 course meal
SPEAKER: Tommy Tomlinson
POET: Mary Allen Todd
Recognition of past presidents
Violinist Nate Lambert
Recipes and limericks available

Small Business Donations

Thanks to the following local small businesses whose donations are helping celebrate our golden anniversary. 

  • Park Road Books
  • Trio Restaurant
  • Black Hawk Hardware
  • Red Rock’s Restaurant
  • Fenwick’s Restaurant
  • Carmel Country Club