City invites seniors to state fair outing

HEIGHTS — The Parks and Recreation Department and the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation are sponsoring a trip to the Michigan State Fair Aug. 31 for Senior Day.  Cost is $4 for Dearborn Heights residents age 55 or older, $6 for nonresident club members; checks or money orders may be made payable to the city of Dearborn Heights. Registration can be made through Aug. 24 at the Eton Senior Center, 4900 Pardee, or the Berwyn Senior Center, 26155 Richardson, and is on a first-come, first-served basis.

     The price includes live entertainment, senior exhibits, senior contests and a senior raffle. Participants can buy their own lunch or brown-bag it; a free continental breakfast will include doughnuts and orange juice. Free raffle tickets also will be offered.

     Departure from the Eton Center is at 9 a.m. and from the Berwyn Center at 9:15 a.m. Approximate return time is 4 p.m.

     For more information call (313) 277-7765 or (313) 791-3550.