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Covered dish luncheon canceled

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors met on Tuesday. Vice President Gloria Kimball introduced the guest speaker, Brittany Kolbe, the Montgomery County clerk. Everyone received a booklet guide on Real ID, Enhanced, and passports. She discussed the booklet guide with the seniors and answered ...

Turning Stone Casino trip canceled

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting on Tuesday was called to order by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening song was “Take me out to the Ball game” accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. “The Lord’s Prayer,” Pledge of Allegiance and the first verse of “My ...

Monthly corn hole tournament canceled

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. ∫ The monthly corn hole tournament slated for Wednesday at the senior center has been canceled. ∫ The in-house free movie day set for Thursday has been ...

Bingo event slated 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 at 12:30 p.m. the Red Rooster will hold bingo. Also a representative from the Fulton County Office for the Aging will be on ...

Senior Center closed until March 29

GLOVERSVILLE — The Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St., has suspended all activities and meal programs at the center until March 29 over concerns surrounding the possible spread of the coronavirus. Building doors will remain locked and a sign ...

Brunch at Peaceful Valley Maple Farms

STRATFORD — The Stratford Seniors April news. Going green for the group’s last meeting was an idea. The food was plentiful. The bylaws were passed and an updated officer list was available. The spaces for the craft fair in July are coming along. There are only five indoors spaces left and ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Feb. 24

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Howell Movement on Feb. 24 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The winners were first place, Mary Jane Fredericks and John Chrisman; second place, Doris McIntosh and John Quinn; third place, Carlene Lankton and Judy Flanger.

Arkell Center sets its March programs

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

Luck of the Irish exchange March 17

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting on Tuesday, was called to order by President Joe Mancini. The morning prayer was given by Chaplain Allan Taylor. After the Pledge of Allegiance, the group sang “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” as Barbara Furman played the piano. Vice President ...

Turning Stone casino trip March 24

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting on Tuesday was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn was “America the Beautiful” accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. The devotions were led by McDuffie. “The Lord’s Prayer,” the Pledge of Allegiance and the ...

Wii bowling team to play on Wednesday

Wii bowling team to play on Wednesday JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. ∫ The 50 Plus Club will host Wii Bowling at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the senior center. Come and help a team win in one of the ...

Perth Senior’s set trips for the summer

PERTH — The Perth Seniors had their meeting Wednesday. A prayer and poem was lead by Dottie Richeson. The poem was “Have we ever stopped to wonder?” Dolores Leggiero, the leader, lead in the Pledge of Allegiance. There were 21 members present. The $5 raffle was won by Kathy ...

Talk on ham radios slated 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, at 12:30 p.m. the Red Rooster will host Howard Selwitz from the Tryon Amateur Radio Club, who will discuss ham radios and ...

AARP drivers class scheduled March 19

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Monday: 50 Plus Club, 1 p.m. Tuesday: Coffee hour, 9 a.m., dart cards, 10 a.m. Wednesday: Coffee hour, 9 a.m.; lunch (baked ziti with meat, homemade bread, salad and ...

Turning Stone casino trip March 10

Turning Stone casino trip March 10 JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The center invites anyone interested to the trip to Turning Stone on March 10. The cost is $30 for center members and $40 for non-members. The bus departs at 8:30 a.m. ...

March 19 trip to Gavins for lunch

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors meeting of Feb. 20, was called to order by President Cheri Meyers at 11 a.m. with a social hour prior to the meeting hosted by the February social committee. Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a prayer, the Pledge of Allegiance, ...

Tai Chi classes to restart on March 3

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting Tuesday was called to order by Vice President Gloria Kimball. The morning prayer was given by Allan Taylor; then the group did the Pledge of Allegiance. Kimball took the roll call with 17 members present. The members welcomed Debie Whiting as ...

50 Plus Club, OFA team up for luncheon J

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The 50 Plus Club will have a soup and sandwich luncheon at noon Thursday in conjunction with the Office for the Aging meal site with a choice of sandwich, soup and a ...

Irish-themed lunch slated for March 17

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors met Tuesday, a stormy day, with Mary Lou Paterson, vice president, presiding. Paterson led the group in “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance followed by refreshments served by the town office crew. Following refreshments, the meeting ...

Oppenheim seniors to meet on March 2

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim Seniors held met at 11 a.m. Feb. 17, for bingo, followed by soups by Julia Perkins and Sally Sterusky and cakes by Cheryl Howe and Linda Duesler. The blessing given by Joan Mowers. The Pledge of Allegiance took place. The meeting was led by President ...