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ADK Bridge Club winners for July 9

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 9 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, John Quinn and Bob Lang; second place, Arlene Comstock and Conniejo DiCruttalo; third place, Sue Herrick and Mary Jo Schwed. The ...

Summer picnic slated for July 25

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on July 11, at the First Presbyterian Church, with 51 members present. There were three guests who were welcomed. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop and June Zea led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance. After lunch the meeting ...

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, John Quinn and Ed Hornidge; second place, Carol Brookins and Betty Ringanese; third place, Anita Potocar and Mary Jo Schwed.

Fulton County OFA senior picnic Aug. 2

JOHNSTOWN - The following are for the Fulton County Office for the Aging, 19 N. William St. ∫ Aug. 2: OFA will host its 31st annual senior picnic at the Concordia Park, Gloversville. The tickets are available at the OFA’s front desk. The cost is $8 per person. ∫ Farmers Market ...

50-55 Plus Club plans a luncheon

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Seniors meet at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville & Fulton County, 53 Church St., every Monday. On July 9, the guest speaker from the Office for the Aging showed slides and discussed the changes made at OFA and informed the ...

50 Plus Club plans Saratoga track trip

JOHNSTOWN — Join the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., for a day at the Saratoga Race Track on Aug. 16. Anyone interested doesn’t have to be a member of the club — this is open to the public. The attendees will travel by bus departing ...

Medicare coverage 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 Becky White of the Fulton County Office for the Aging, who will present Medicare Coverage: ...

Trip to Lancaster set for Oct. 17 to 19

JOHNSTOWN — The following upcoming events are for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center is inviting anyone interested in going to Lancaster, Pa. on Oct. 17 to 19, to call or stop in the center for more information. The trip includes two nights at the Crowne ...

Tribes Hill seniors to picnic Thursday

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, “Let ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for July 2

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement July 2 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Ed Hornidge and John Crisman; second place, Poppy Kiernan and Conniejo Dicruttalo; third place, Doris McIntosh and Marie ...

Bannertown 50 Plus heading to Syracuse

MAYFIELD — The following is for the Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors. ∫ Thursday: The bus for the trip to Syracuse, Onondaga County, will be leaving the Mayfield Church parking lot at 7:30 a.m. and will be returning at approximately 6 p.m. ∫ July 18: The picnic will be at the Riceville ...

Glen-Mohawk picnic slated for Thursday

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors met on Tuesday at the Fonda Reformed Church hall. The refreshments before the meeting were provided by Lu Wilmot, Louise Boyer, Phyllis Smith and Betsy Saltsman. There were 28 members present. An important bylaws change was read for the third time and will ...

Senior group going to Turning Stone

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club has Turning Stone trips on July 17, and Aug. 21. Call Jeannie McDuffie at the corrected phone number (518) 725-8396 to reserve a seat.

Ice cream social fundraiser July 21

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold it’s annual ice cream social fundraiser from 6 to 8 p.m. July 21 Charles Jenner Memorial Park during that evening’s Citizen Band Concert. Come out, listen to the music and have ...

‘Aging eye’ talk to happen on 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 Liz Schreiner, from the Glens Falls Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, who ...

Senior Center plans a day at the beach

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

Mystery day trip slated for Aug. 29

JOHNSTOWN — The following upcoming events are for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center has been busy this summer so far and they hosted a variety of events in June that included a spring concert by the Warren Street sixth graders; the annual jubilee tea to ...

Lake George boat trip on Aug. 16

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their July 5, 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, “Why it had ...

Adirondack Bridge winners for June 25

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club had their annual luncheon and played bridge June 25 at the Hales Mills Golf Club. The north-south winners were first place, Poppy Kiernan and Debbie Brown; second place, Ann Masala and Carol Brookins; third place, Gretchen Haight and John Quinn. The ...