Davie Senior Games earns state awards

Published 1:37 pm Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Davie County Senior Games and SilverArts received two awards at the 2024 N.C. Senior Games Local Coordinator’s Association Conference Jan. 10-11 in Asheville.

Davie County Senior Games received the 2023 Peaks of Greatness Award for having at least 10 percent growth over the last five years, and also received the 2023 Record Year Award for having the highest participation of any season in the history of Davie Senior Games and SilverArts with 178 registered participants.

In addition, Davie Games coordinator, Carrie Miller, was asked to speak about “Great Ideas: Recruiting and Retaining Participants” as well as sharing about the Piedmont Senior Champions Tour event Davie Senior Games participates in each year with Yadkin Valley Senior Games and Piedmont Plus Senior Games.

This conference is held for all statewide local Senior Games coordinators.

This year, Davie County Senior Services is hoping to break more records and encourage all residents of Davie County 50 or older to become involved in the Davie Senior Games program.

To learn more, contact Miller at 336-753-6230 or cmiller@daviecountync.gov.