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May 7 winners for ADK Bridge Club

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on May 7 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Doris McIntosh and Arlene Comstock; second place, Carlene Lankton and Debbie Brown; third place, John Chrisman and John ...

90th birthday party set for Tuesday

FONDA — The following are the Glen-Mohawk Seniors meetings. May 1: The regular meeting was called to order at 10:30 a.m. by Vice President Barbara Furman. Chaplain Allan Taylor gave the morning prayer, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Furman accompanied on the piano during the singing ...

Ida McGinnis club banquet on June 5

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting was opened by Vice President Kate VanAlstyne. The opening hymn, “What a Friend we Have in Jesus” was led by Sandy Yacobucci. The devotions were led by Chaplain Lucy Ostrander. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance were led ...

Massage therapy talk set for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will welcome Rebecca Lynn Hanson, massage therapist, at 1:15 p.m. Thursday, who will explain massage therapy and it’s benefits. People use massage for a variety of health-related purposes, ...

Nick Stoner Seniors meeting Tuesday

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Nick Stoner Seniors will have their next meeting at noon on Tuesday, at the Caroga Town Hall. Janice McLaughlin noted that all the pen pals in the program are to bring their letters to the meeting to be judged. There will be yoga and a blood pressure clinic at 11 ...

Talk on Medicare documents 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, from the Fulton County Office for the Aging, who will discuss “Mystery ...

Shirley Luck center has full week set

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center and 50 Plus Club have many events coming up this month and are hoping that current members and some new people will join us. The 50 Plus Club postponed the garage sale slated for May 4, ...

Tribes Hill seniors off to Lake George

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their May 3 meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Sylvia Burroughs and Alan and Olive Taylor. Chaplain Barb Furman opened the meeting with a prayer followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and a reading titled, “Rough ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for April 30

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on April 30 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were tied for first place, Arlene Comstock and John Chrisman; second place, John Quinn and Ed Hornidge; third place, Carol Brookins and Debbie ...

Bannertown seniors plan Vermont trip

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors met on April 25. Before the Office for the Aging luncheon was served, Chaplain Carl Edwards read the devotion, “I feel secure knowing that He is always waiting to take my hand.” President Bob Leach opened the meeting with the Pledge of ...

Broadalbin seniors have several trips set

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met Wednesday, at the Raindancer Restaurant. Andrea Fettinger, director of the Fulton County Office for the Aging, installed the board for the new term which began Tuesday. The officers are, Toni Hallenbeck, president; June Zea, vice president; ...

Ida McGinnis spring banquet on June 5

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn, “The Old Rugged Cross” and devotions were led by Chaplain Lucy Ostrander. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance were led by McDuffie. The first verse of ...

Senior group pen pals luncheon on June 8

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Nick Stoner Seniors met at noon May 1, with 31 members and one guest present. The meeting was called to order by Grace Eglin, president at 12:10 p.m. Barbara Belton, chaplain, led the group in “The Lord’s Prayer.” Eglin led in the Pledge of Allegiance ...

Perth seniors plan two summer trips

PERTH — The regular meeting of the Perth Seniors was held April 25. The meeting was opened by President Anita Bush. Dotty Richeson, read a poem, “Every Morning,” led in “The Lord’s Prayer” and in the Pledge of Allegiance. There were 28 in attendance. The 50-50 was won by Martha ...

Musical presentation at 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 Fleur de Lys, musical duo of Cor Chamberlain and Irena Garin, who will entertain with a ...

Spring craft fair set Friday at senior center

GLOVERSVILLE — The following is for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Open art class, 9 a.m.; coffee hour, 9:30 a.m.; 50-55 Plus Club meeting-activities, 1 p.m.; board meeting, 4 p.m.; Girl Scout Troop meeting and activities, 5 ...

Lady’s Day Out on Tues. at Shirley Luck

JOHNSTOWN — The Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will have a lady’s day out Tuesday with a guest speaker from Parkers to discuss basic plant care. Prizes will be given out and tickets are $5 for members and $7 for non-members. On May 16, the golf league will start at ...

Dinner cruise on Lake George June 19

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their April 26, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Anita Bush, Genie Hojohn and Ruth Lohmeyer. Chaplain Barb Furman opened the meeting with a prayer followed by Pledge of Allegiance and a reading titled, “There is Beauty ...

Senior news in brief

ADK Bridge club winners for April 23 JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on April 23 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were tied for first place, Arlene Comstock and Ed Hornidge; second place, Debbie Brown and Tom ...

Adirondack Bridge Club winners

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on April 16 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were tied for first place, Poppy Kiernan and Ed Hornidge; second place, Doris McIntosh and Debbie Brown; third place, Lois Widdemer and John ...