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New Years Day breakfast at center

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Tuesday: New Year’s Day Breakfast program and coffee hour — free (homemade scrambled eggs with cheese, toast, sausages, fruit and pastries. Wednesday: Free yoga ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Dec. 10

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Dec. 10 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Poppy Kiernan and Ed Hornidge; second place, Carol Brookins and Chloe Correll; tied for third place, Sheila ...

Bannertown seniors to meet Wednesday

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors met on Dec. 5, for a luncheon and meeting. Chaplain Carl Edwards opened the day with the devotion, “Jesus I can sense your nearness.” Linda LaVada, president, opened the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance. The speakers from St. Mary’s ...

Broadalbin seniors to meet on Jan. 9

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Wednesday, at the First Presbyterian Church, Broadalbin, with 38 members present and two guests. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop and Toni Hallenbeck led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance. After lunch, the meeting was ...

Christmas party at the Winner’s Circle

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors met on Tuesday. The Fonda-Fultonville Central School high school Jazz Ensemble II performed three songs, under the direction of Charles Lenig, preceding the meeting. The performance kicked off the FFCS music department’s annual winter concert series. ...

GHS chorus students to perform today

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Club gets together every Monday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. The club is looking for new members; stop by any Monday. At 1 p.m. today the Gloversville High School chorus students will be at ...

Turning Stone trip slated for Jan. 15

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are the meetings for the Ida L. McGinnis Club. Dec. 4: The meeting was opened by Vice President Kate VanAlstyne. The opening hymn was “Good Christian men, Rejoice” accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of ...

Talk on new walking club set for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host an informational presentation at 1:15 p.m. Thursday by Alyssa Craig from the Fulton County Public Health on the new Johnstown walking club. The club is lead by Alyssa and Alicia ...

Nick Stoner Seniors to meet on Tuesday

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors have been busy. On Nov. 28, the seniors went to the fifth grade at Wheelerville Union Free School and had a meet and greet with their penpals in their classroom. The refreshments were served and the seniors talked with the penpals. On Dec. 4, the ...

Meeting minutes for the Perth Seniors

PERTH — The Perth Seniors met on Dec. 6. A poem was read by Dottie Richeson called “God’s Way.” The prayer and Pledge of Allegiance and opening of the meeting was opened by President Anita Bush. There were 23 in attendance. The raffle was a $5 winner. The reports given are as ...

Northville choir to sing 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 Kristy Matthews and the Northville Central School choir which will present a program of ...

Boulevard band to perform for seniors

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.; Gloversville Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program and coffee hour — $3 ...

2018 officers to stay the same for 2019

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

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) ...