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ADK Bridge Club winners for Dec. 3

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Dec. 3 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Arlene Comstock and Debbie Brown; second place, Lois Widdemer and Carol Brookins; third place, Sue Shaver and ...

Trip to Maine planned for 2019

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

Ida L. McGinnis club party on Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn was “O Come All ye Faithful.” “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance were led by McDuffie. The first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” was accompanied on ...

Christmas party slated for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold its annual Christmas party starting at noon Thursday. The club will be getting together to celebrate the holiday with a hot buffet catered by an area Johnstown business and ...

Vocalist to perform for STFSL 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 Ashley Olmstead, who will perform a vocal selection of holiday music. Chair yoga, ...

Free pictures with Santa on Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Open art class, 9 a.m.; free bread pass out and coffee hour, both 9:30 a.m.; 50-55 Plus Club meeting-activities, 1 p.m.; Gloversville Regional Animal Shelter class, ...

Silver Bell Tea slated for Dec. 18

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. Members and guests recently went to see the performance of The Nutcracker at Proctors. On the way back there was a stop at The Blue Ribbon Diner for a meal. For more information, call the center at (518) ...

Christmas luncheon set for Thursday

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Nov. 29, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Barb Furman, Vonnie and Susan Gutowski and Rose Garguilo. Furman, chaplain, opened the meeting with a prayer, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance, a moment of silence for ...

ADK Bridge Club winners announced

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Mon Nov. 26 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Arlene Comstock and Susan Shaver; second place, Ann Masala and Carol Brookins; third place, Conniejo ...

Arkell Center sets its December events

CANAJOHARIE — The following are the Arkell Center programs for all area seniors for December. Each Monday through Friday: At 11:45 a.m. the Office for the Aging Meals of Montgomery Program serves hot meals, $3 donation for ages 60 and older. Call (518) 673-2000 for reservations. Each ...

Splendid Sicilia trip planned in 2019

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Wednesday, with 46 members present. The last meeting of the year will be Dec. 12. The club will hold its Christmas party on Dec. 6, at the Bridge Walk at Perthshire. The members voted to bring an unwrapped gift for a child instead of ...

90th Birthday party slated for Thursday

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors meeting was cancelled Tuesday. Whenever Fonda-Fultonville Central School has a two-hour delayed opening, or if school is closed for some reason, the seniors’ meeting will be cancelled. The postponed 90th birthday celebration for D. Dorine Dimond has ...

50-55 Plus Club dinner on Dec. 10

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Club meets at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: At 1 p.m. will be the business meeting and will celebrate December birthdays; social time. Dec. 10: At 12:30 p.m. the club Christmas dinner ...

50 Plus Club slated to meet on Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold an officers meeting at 11:30 a.m. Thursday. All club officers should plan to attend. A business meeting will be held after at 1:15 p.m. with speakers covering the topics of ...

Personal emergency preparedness talk set

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 Collins, member of the Community Peparedness Association, who will discuss ...

Stocking stuffers at the Senior Center

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: 50-55 Plus Club meeting-activities, 1 p.m.; board meeting, 4:30 p.m.; Gloversville Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program ...

Silver bells tea slated for Dec. 18

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. All are welcome to stop in, have a cup of coffee or hot chocolate, and see the decorations at the senior center put up by the 50 Plus Club members and the center staff. The center has a mitten and hat tree ...

Turning Stone trip slated for Dec. 5

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

Christmas party at Harold’s on Dec. 11

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn was “Now Thank we all our God,” accompanied on keyboard by Helen Henry. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance were led by McDuffie. The first verse of “My ...

Sign up for pizza party by Dec. 12

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Nov. 14, at the First Presbyterian Church in Broadalbin with 46 members present. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop and June Zea led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance. After lunch, the meeting was called to order by ...