SeniorFocus

Shirley Luck plans Capital Region trips

JOHNSTOWN — The following upcoming events are for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The center is sponsoring trips as follows: Nov. 27, to Colonie Center for some early Christmas shopping and a meal at The Golden Corral; Dec. 2, to Proctors for “The Nutcracker” with a ...

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 July 30

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 30 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Carlene Lankton and Ed Hornidge; second place, Arlene Comstock and Tom Farnan; third place, John Chrisman and Mary Jane ...

Arkell Center plans August activities

CANAJOHARIE — The following are the Arkell Center programs for all area seniors for August. 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 Monday, ...

Caroga Lake bridge winners for Thursday

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Thursday at town hall. The winners were first place, Lois Widdemer and Arlene Comstock; second place, Mary Jane Fredericks and Nan Ferguson; third place, Carol Brookins and Bob Lang.

Monthly luncheon slated for Aug. 14

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting on Tuesday was called to order by President Alan Buck. Chaplain Alan Taylor gave the opening prayer and Barbara Furman accompanied on piano with the group singing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee.” The Pledge of Allegiance was recited. The roll ...

50-55 Plus sets its social meetings dates

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Seniors meet every Monday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville & Fulton County, 53 Church St. Anyone who wants to join can stop by any Monday at 1 p.m. New members are always welcome. Today at 1 p.m. will be the business meeting ...

Weekly activities for 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: Painting the dining hall — anyone interested in helping paint the dining hall is to come to the center by ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for July 23

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement July 23 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Carol Brookins and Ed Hornidge; tied for second place, Marie Otto and Bob Lang with Mary Jane Fredericks and Conniejo DiCruttalo; ...

Caroga bridge club announces winners

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Thursday at town hall. The winners were first place, Susan Shaver and Marie Otto; second place, Betty Ringanese and Arlene Comstock; third place, Carol Brookins and Conniejo DiCruttalo.

Glen-Mohawk senior trip to Lancaster, Pa.

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting on Tuesday, was called to order by President Alan Buck. He welcomed Doris Hersey as a new member. Chaplain Alan Taylor gave the opening prayer and Barbara Furman accompanied on piano with the group singing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee.” The ...

August birthday’s to be celebrated Aug. 6

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Seniors meet at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville & Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today, at 1 p.m. there will be a social meeting, refreshments, bingo and cards. Aug. 6, at 1 p.m. there will be a business meeting, honoring ...

Officers meeting set for Wednesday

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 a.m. Wednesday. All club officers should try to attend to discuss the upcoming events, such as the chicken barbecue fundraiser on Aug. 10, and the day ...

Red Cross blood drive on Friday

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 (homemade waffles, sausages, fruit), 9:30 ...

Lunch crew set to meet on Aug. 8

JOHNSTOWN — The following upcoming events are for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. On Aug. 14, Life Line Screening will offer five screenings for potential health problems: Blocked arteries; abdominal aortic aneurysms; hardening of the arteries in the legs; atrial ...

Ice cream sundae event set for Aug. 30

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

ADK Bridge Club results for July 16

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 16 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were tied for first place, Ann Masala and Sue Herrick with Ed Hornidge and Tom Farnan; second place, Connie DiCruttalo and John Quinn; third place, ...

Glen-Mohawk plans trip to Lancaster, Pa.

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

Basic estate planning 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 Del Salmon, elder law attorney, who will discuss basic estate planning, last will and ...

Sun catcher art program on Tuesday

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), 9:30 a.m.; sun ...