SeniorFocus

Fonda High Alumni holds its banquet

FONDA — The Fonda High School Alumni Association recently held its 33rd annual banquet at the Winner’s Circle. D. Dorine Dimond, president of the class of 1946 welcomed 30 alumni and guests. After the Pledge of Allegiance, Celia Case Furbur gave the invocation with a moment of silence for ...

Glen-Mohawk group to meet Tuesday

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors had a game day Tuesday, hosted by President Alan Buck with 20 people in attendance. Checkers Out Speedway Restaurant prepared the pizzas for the party. Gretha Russell and Shirley Yermas helped with serving. Lois Collins called for the bingo games while Alan ...

Cold plate luncheon slated for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will have a cold plate luncheon at noon Thursday, prepared by the Office for the Aging. RSVP to the center by Tuesday, for reservations. The cost for the luncheon is $3. For more ...

80-plus luncheon at noon on Sept. 18

CAROGA LAKE — President Grace Eglin opened the Tuesday, meeting of the Nick Stoner Seniors with “The Lord’s Prayer,” Pledge of Allegiance and Hello to your Neighbors. Marion Snell gave the secretary’s report and it was accepted as read. The treasury report was read by Shirley ...

Adult inoculations 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 Cindy Bartlett from the Fulton County Public Health, who will discuss adult inoculations ...

Food pantry is in need of donations

GLOVERSVILLE — The following is for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: 50-55 Plus Club meeting and activities, 1 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday Breakfast Program and coffee hour — $3 donation (cream of wheat, fried eggs, toast, fruit), 9:30 ...

Open bridge day will be Tuesdays

JOHNSTOWN — The following upcoming events are for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center will be closed on Sept. 3, in observance of Labor Day. The lunch crew will be meeting at noon Sept. 12, at Jackie’s Diner. Call the center to sign up if interested ...

Radio City show to be part of next trip

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Thursday, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Beverly Fox and Pam and Bill Jasewicz. Chaplain Barb Furman opened the meeting with a prayer followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and a reading entitled “Daily ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Aug. 13

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Aug. 13 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Ann Masala and John Chrisman; second place, Susan Shaver and Marie Graves; tied for third place, Marie Otto and Doris McIntosh ...

Senior pizza party at Glen-Mohawk

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting was held on Tuesday. A motion to endorse the day’s speaker, Jeff Smith, candidate for Montgomery County Sheriff, was passed during the regular business meeting. The group had individual meals prepared by Kentucky Fried Chicken of Johnstown. ...

Harnessing Nature presensation planned

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will present “Harnessing Nature: Building the Great Sacandaga” at 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Come and learn about the history of the Great Sacandaga Reservoir. Listen to a speaker and watch the ...

Vermont trip set for Nick Stoner Seniors

CAROGA LAKE — Vice President Mary Lou Paterson opened the Nick Stoner Seniors meeting at 12:10 p.m. on Aug. 7, with an inspirational prayer by Barbara Belton followed by “The Lord’s Prayer,” The Pledge of Allegiance and Hello to your Neighbors. Marion Snell gave the secretary’s ...

Talk on avoiding scams for seniors

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 Michael Sprague, from the New York State Attorney General’s Office, who will discuss ...

Student car wash at the Senior Center

GLOVERSVILLE — The following is for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: 50-55 Plus Club meeting and activities, 1 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday Breakfast Program and coffee hour — $3 donation (scrambled eggs, toast, sausages, fruit), 9:30 ...

Make your own sundae event Aug. 30

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Aug. 9, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Beverly Fox and Pam and Bill Jasewicz. Chaplain Barb Furman opened the meeting with a prayer followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and a reading entitled, “The Golden Years of ...

Joint senior picnic slated for Tuesday

LASSELLSVILLE — The Western Fulton County Seniors meeting of Aug. 13, was called to order by President Angela Hill, with the Pledge of Allegiance and the recitation of “The Lord’s Prayer.” The reports of the secretary and treasurer were read and passed with all in favor. It was noted ...

Chronic pain awareness

Have you been experiencing long-lasting pain? According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, more than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain every year, affecting more Americans than diabetes, heart disease and cancer combined. Pain can result from a number of health concerns ...

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 ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Aug. 6

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Aug. 6 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, John Quinn and Tom Farnan; second place, Mary Jane Fredericks and Doris McIntosh; third place, John Chrisman and Marie Otto. The ...

Bannertown picnic slated for Aug. 21

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors started out their meeting and luncheon day with a social hour. The Office for the Aging luncheon started with Chaplain Evie Leach reading the devotion, “The Lord will walk beside me.” “The Lord’s Prayer” followed. Linda LaVada, vice ...