April 19,, 2017

When you think of the United States Post Office, you immediately think of your carrier or the clerk at your local pot office; however, behind the scene the very important US Postal Inspection Service protects our mail and endeavors to see that you receive your mail from that all important check to messages from loved ones to that wonderful catalogue you have been waiting for plus makes sure that your checks get to their destination, paying your bills. Timothy Vasquez, Postal Inspector, will shine a light on these important services and protections.


Dr. David Mason, DO, FACOFP, is the Chairman and Associate Professor - Family Medicine with Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine as his clinical specialty at the University of North Texas Health Science Center and he is our speaker in May. UNTHSC was founded in 1970 and has grown to a program offering degrees in pharmacology,. public health and other health related areas as well as providing its medical doctor program which was its original purpose. Its campus on Camp Bowie provides care for patients and works with hospitals locally in its training programs. This is sure to be informative to all of us in our endeavors to be healthy.


Jim Lane will share stories and tell of war heroes and that June program will be followed by our semi-annual pot luck luncheon.  Please stay 'tuned' for more details and additional programs! Our Chapter will be celebrating its 30th Birthday in October - our board has set up committees, is refining the duties of each committee, and seeking pricing on the meal, its setup, decorations, the big, big cake, and a keepsake booklet. There will be more details as plans are completed. One committee will contact past presidents and another will invite community leaders. This is going to be an event you don't want to miss!. Remember to receive information making you an informed voter, to learn about the advantages of our golden years, and many other interesting topics be sure to attend our chapter meetings. Please join us at our meetings on the third Wednesday of each month (except December is held on the 2nd Wednesday). We meet at Genesis United Methodist Church, 7635 South Hulen Street in Fort Worth with coffee at 10 a.m. and the meeting from 10:30 to 11:30.

Southwest Fort Worth AARP