WELCOME TO BEDFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS COMMUNITY EDUCATION

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A "National Community School of Excellence"
Awarded by Coalition of Community Schools, Washington DC


 

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OUR CURRENT BROCHURE

All upcoming Community & Adult Education programs, classes, leagues, and events for the current season.


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We are proud of the outstanding learning and enrichment program opportunities that are offered by the Community Education department. Our nationally recognized program has served our community for more than forty years. During this time, the Community Education staff has worked to develop and provide a wide variety of broad based, high interest programs for the enjoyment of member of our community.

Please plan to join us for one or more of our exciting activities. Our instructors and staff are eager to have you join them as they promote and fulfill Bedford Public Schools' commitment to "Life Long Learning."

We hope that you enjoy the enrichment opportunities found in this season's brochure. If you cannot find your preferred activity, please call our Community Education office and suggest that it be included in the next scheduled session.

Best wishes for an exciting and fun-filled season of Bedford Community Education activities!

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BEDFORD SENIOR COMMUNITY CENTER

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"WHERE FRIENDS MEET!"

Offering lunch program, travel opportunities and many enrichment activities.

BEDFORD SENIOR CENTER SEEKS INPUT

The Bedford Senior Center is seeking input from the community to help design a better Center with more programs and resources for senior citizens. Opening up the discussion, will provide valuable input and insight from the community and help determine what will keep the Center both a vital and sustainable asset for years to come.

Join the discussion on the future of the Center by taking the survey 
or attend a community forum: 
*  April 17 at 12:30 pm (Senior Center, 1653 Samaria Rd)
*  May 1 at 6:00 pm (Township Hall, 8100 Jackman Rd)


HEALTH VAN

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PROVIDING NON-EMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE

The Health Van provides door to door service for persons going to any medical/non-medical appointment. Our transportation coverage area includes all of Monroe County, and surrounding
areas. We also transport into Ohio (Toledo, Maumee, Oregon, Perrysburg).

Because we are funded by grants (we receive no funds from Bedford Public Schools) we are able to transport Monroe County Residents Only.

Call 734-850-6045 for more information

Health Van Drivers Needed

BEDFORD COMMUNITY EDUCATION OFFICE

We are located in the Bedford Public Schools Administration Building just east of Jackman Road at:

1623 W. Sterns Road,
Temperance, MI 48182
Phone: 734-850-6036
​Fax: 734-850-6099


HOURS

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 noon and
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
(Closed for lunch from noon to 1:00 pm)

SUMMER HOURS:
Monday-Thursday
7:30 am - 12:00 noon and
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
(Closed for lunch from noon to 1:00 pm)

ADULT EDUCATION​ HOURS:
Monday - Thursday
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Closed Friday

​A Drop Slot is available after hours on the front door of our Community Education office)


STAFF

DISTRICT DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY EDUCATION OPERATIONS & SERVICES:
Nancy Crandell,
Phone: 734-850-6036

RECREATION & LEAGUES:
Devon Woolford,
Phone: 734-850-6038

COMMUNITY EDUCATION SECRETARY/
DRIVER'S EDUCATION COORDINATOR:
Brenda Whitlock,
Phone: 734-850-6035

COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAM ASSISTANT/
DISTRICT FACILITIES SCHEDULING COORDINATOR:
Connie Mercier,
Phone: 734-850-6037

ADULT EDUCATION COORDINATOR:
Rhonda Melnyk,
Phone: 734-850-6051

ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM ASSISTANT:
Kathy Synowka,
Phone: 734-850-6050

LATCHKEY CENTERS DIRECTOR:
Amber Brushaber,
Phone: 734-850-6004

MONROE ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LATCHKEY CENTER SITE MANAGER:
Emily Ialacci,
Phone: 734-850-6819

DOUGLAS ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LATCHKEY CENTER SITE MANAGER:
Emily Mueller,
Phone: 734-850-6819

JACKMAN ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LATCHKEY CENTER SITE MANAGER:
Chris Smith,
Phone: 734-850-6619

SENIOR CENTER DIRECTOR:
Dianne Carroll,
Phone: 734-856-3330

HEALTH VAN DIRECTOR:
Carrie Pitzen,
Phone: 734-850-6045