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ADK Bridge Club winners for July 15

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 15 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners for first place, Carol Brookins and Eleanor Clark; second place, Doris McIntosh and Susan Shaver; third place, Ann Masala and ...

Canajoharie seniors to meet on Aug. 2

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Senior Citizens had a bus trip to the MacHaydn Theatre on May 30, to see “Camelot.” Also in May: The Canajoharie Elementary School 60 member choir presented a program; Montgomery County Sheriff Jeff Smith discussed fraud. The seniors played bingo ...

Senior Council slated to meet on Oct. 10

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Senior Council will have its next meeting Oct. 10, at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The coffee hour will be at 9:30 a.m. and the meeting will be at 10 a.m. The Nick Stoner Seniors will be in charge of refreshments.

Glen-Mohawk group too meet on Tuesday

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular weekly meeting was called to order by President Joe Mancini at 10:30 a.m. The opening prayer was given by Chaplain Allan Taylor, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Barbara Furman accompanied the group singing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” at the ...

WENT’s Savage to talk on Thursday

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living has a program each week at the Red Rooster Cafe (Pink Chicken), Corner of Bridge and Main streets. On Thursday, the Red Rooster Cafe will present Steve Savage, from Radio Station WENT, who will discuss “WENT and our local ...

Naloxone training scheduled Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Get out of the summer heat vittles program — $3 donation per meal (cream cheese and egg salad on roll, pretzels, fresh fruit, ice cream), noon; Gloversville 50-55 ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for July 1

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement July 1 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners for first place, Mary Brusoe and Sue Shaver; second place, Poppy Kiernan and Priscilla Horesco; third place, Mary Jane Fredericks ...

Bannertown seniors to meet on July 31

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors met on July 3, for a social hour, luncheon and meeting. Chaplain Evie Leach opened the day reading the devotion, “God cares and loves us.” “The Lord’s Prayer” followed. After the Office for the Aging luncheon, President Carl Edwards ...

Make your own sundaes on Aug. 7

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Wednesday, with 63 members attending which included three new members. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance, led by President Toni Hallenbeck. Lunch was served. The meeting was called to ...

Caroga bridge club winners for Thursday

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Thursday at Caroga Town Hall. The winners were first place, Sue and Bob Best; second place tie, Carol Persse and Carlene Lankton with John Quinn and Judy Flanger; fourth place, Sue Shaver and Carol Brookins. The bridge ...

Defensive driving class to meet today

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors attended the annual picnic on Wednesday, at Kateri Tekawitha Shrine. The event, sponsored by the trip committee, included appetizers, a barbecue chicken dinner, and a white elephant sale. The proceeds from the sale were divided and given as prizes for bingo ...

Mac-Haydn Theatre trip set for July 25

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors meeting on July 2, was called to order by Grace Eglin at noon with “The Lord’s Prayer,” Pledge of Allegiance and Hello to your Neighbor with 20 members and one guest present. The guest speaker was a representative from the Office for the Aging who ...

Hospice coverage talk set for Thursday

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living has a program each week at the Red Rooster Cafe (Pink Chicken), Corner of Bridge and Main streets. On Thursday, the Red Rooster Cafe will host Becky White of the Fulton County Office for the Aging, who will discuss Medicare coverage ...

Nutrition talk set during coffee hour

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Get out of the summer heat vittles program — $3 donation per meal (homemade chili, homemade corn bread, fruit, popsicles), noon; Gloversville 50-55 Plus Club ...

Senior center fundraising slated

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center wants to purchase a quilt barn square for the front of the building and needs to raise money for the project. The center has a quilt which was donated by Sandy Christman, a local quilter, ...

Catered park picnic is slated for July 25

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors had their Thursday meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Judy Russo, Charlene Fonda and Donna Day. Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a reading titled “You’re Always Here” followed by a prayer and the Pledge of ...

Fulton County senior picnic Aug. 1

LASSELLSVILLE — The Western Fulton County Seniors July meeting was called to order by President Angela Hill, with the Pledge of Allegiance and recitation of “The Lord’s Prayer.” The reports of the secretary and treasurer were read and passed with all in favor. A representative from ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for July 1

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 1 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners for first place, Mary Jane Fredericks and John Quinn; second place, Gretchen Haight and John Chrisman; third place, Carol ...

Details for Tuesday’s trip to Lake George

MAYFIELD — The following is for the Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors. A reminder: The bus for Tuesday’s Lake George day trip will leave from the North Main Street Church parking lot. 2020: There is a seven day, six night trip planned for the Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and Smokey Mountains from ...

Meeting notes from June Senior Council

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Senior Council held its regular meeting on June 20, at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, with 18 members in attendance. There were representatives from several senior clubs in Fulton County also in attendance. Each club reported on the recent and upcoming ...