Bamberg Job Corps Center

Make a Difference Day Celebrated on Center

October 29th, 2010

     The Bamberg Job Corps Center celebrated Make a Difference Day on October 22, 2010 from 10:00-1:30 in the new gymnasium.  We honored more than 50 senior citizens from the cities of Orangeburg, Denmark and Bamberg.  The seniors were overwhelmed of the hospitality that was given and the festivities that they could take a part in.  There were board games of checkers, chess, monopoly and playing cards.  Seniors was also Blood Pressure screenings, email set-up for ones who needed to get an email established.  Our media room was showing Madea of which the seniors thought was hilarious. The big excitement of the day was the bingo games played the luncheon that was prepared and served by the Culinary Arts trade.  The bingo games gave the seniors an opportunity to win many different prizes that included clocks, scented candles, lotion, combs, cups, face towels, dishtowel sets, hand towels, and much more.  The seniors enjoyed fried/baked chicken, honey ham, cabbage, green beans, white rice, and roll served with their chose of sweetened or unsweetened iced tea.  Cherry pie and cup cakes completed the meal.  The students of Office Administration and Computer Tech trades assisted the seniors in every way.  Students of Facilities Maintenance, Carpentry, Plumbing and Welding cleaned on center and cleaned our highway that we have adopted.