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Foliage, Turning Stone tours planned

FONDA — The regular meeting of Tuesday, of the Glen-Mohawk Seniors was brought to order by President Beverly Guiffre, followed by the morning prayer given by Allan Taylor, the Pledge of Allegiance and “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” was sung with Barbara Furman at the piano. The roll call ...

Fall card party to bring good will

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold a fall card party at 12:30 p.m. Thursday. Lots of door prizes will be awarded and a bake sale, Chinese auction will be held. Come and have lunch of sandwiches with ice cream cups ...

Ony Antonucci to teach chair yoga

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 hosted Amy Birchler, who discussed Donna Eden’s Energy Medicine’s Daily Energy Routine. Chair ...

Senior Center event schedule released

GLOVERSVILLE — The following is for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Open art class — $6 donation, 9 a.m.; coffee hour, 9:30 a.m.; 50-55 Plus Club meeting-activities, 1 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program and coffee hour ...

Busy meeting agenda at Tribes Hill

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Sept. 14, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Beverly Fox, Barb Lampkin and Tony and Emily Scott. President Sherry Meyers called the meeting to order and Chaplain Barb Furman led the members in an opening prayer, the ...

Cape Cod trip planned by seniors

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Seniors met on Wednesday, at the First Presbyterian Church, Broadalbin with 55 members present. The prayer was offered by Mary Peck with June Zea leading in the Pledge of Allegiance. The meeting was called to order by President Toni Hallenbeck. Zea did the roll ...

Senior news in brief

Bridge club games brings the winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday (Aug. 21) at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Eleanor Clark and Jim Clauson; second place, Ann Masala and Carlene ...

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Bridge winners are announced JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Aug. 7 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Doris McIntosh and Mary Jo Schwed; second place, Poppy Kiernan and Susan Shaver; ...

Office for the Aging menu

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary to be a member of a senior center or ...

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Bridge club has meeting JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 31 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Eleanor Clark and Arlene Comstock; second place, Jim Clauson and Tom Farnan; ...

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Mitchell Movement Monday events JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday (July 24) at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Doris McIntosh and Jim Clauson; second place, Carol Brookins and John Quinn; ...

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Bridge club announces winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Jean Loveday and Jim Clauson; second place, Mona Blom and Mary Jo Schwed; third ...

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OFA meals sites open for seniors JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary ...

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Bridge Club announces winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Chloe Correll and Jim Clauson; second place, John Quinn and John Chrisman; third ...

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Bridge Club announces winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners are first place, Arlene Comstock and John Chrisman; second place, Carol Persse and Debbie Brown; ...

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Bridge Club announces winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday (May 15) at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Citizens Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Mary Brusoe and Angie Parillo; second place, Conniejo ...

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Bridge Club announces winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday (May 5) at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Citizens Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Carol Brookins and Naomi Avery; second place, Debbie Brown and ...

Can you spot the symptoms of stroke?

By CAROL TOMLINSON Community Health Educator at HealthLink Littauer. According to the National Stroke Association, every 40 seconds someone has a stroke. Sadly, only about 30 percent recognize the symptoms and get to a hospital in time to prevent disability. In fact, stroke is the leading ...

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Bridge Club announces winners JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Monday (May 1) at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Poppy Kiernan and Jim Clauson; second place, Eleanor Clark and John ...

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Arkell Center lists events, activities CANAJOHARIE — The following are the Arkell Center programs for all area seniors for May. Each Monday through Friday: At 11:45 a.m. the Office for the Aging Meals of Montgomery Program serves hot meals, suggested $3 donation for ages 60 and older. ...