The Milford Senior Center is hosting a retirement event, Friday, Oct. 18, at 1:15 p.m., at the Center, 9 Jepson Drive for Program Director Mary Steinmetz who is leaving the Center on Nov. 1.

More than 100 participants will be performing for Steinmetz during the event, including the Center’s Band, The Note Ables and the Chorus, under the direction of Music Teacher, Linda Whittaker. There also will be dancing, crafting, singing, line dancing, tapping, and a variety of skits and various class presentations. Mayor Ben Blake and other dignitaries also will be on hand to extend best wishes to Mary Steinmetz.

The public is invited to visit and wish the guest of honor, good wishes and farewell.

Mary Steinmetz has been associated with the Milford Senior Center for 20 years and has contributed to the success of the organization.

The Milford Senior Center is a partner agency of the United Way of Milford.