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Shirley J. Luck center events slated

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The center held an informative meeting on Thursday, with a presentation, Stop the Bleed. Eileen Breckenridge, from Nathan Littauer Hospital, teaches the lay person what to do in emergency situations when ...

Game day slated for Stratford Seniors

STRATFORD — The Stratford Seniors group is open to anyone 50 years of age or older from any town. The dues are $12 a year and those who join will receive the benefits of discounted trips, discounted/free meals and the camaraderie of people. Before deciding to join, those interested can come ...

Valentine’s party slated for Feb. 6

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors meeting of Jan. 23, was called to order by President Cheri Meyers at 11 a.m. with a social hour prior to the meeting hosted by Barb Lampkin, Cheri Meyers and Barb Minch. Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a prayer, Pledge of ...

Bannertown seniors to meet Wednesday

MAYFIELD— The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors had their regular meeting on Jan. 15. It started out with their social hour and luncheon. Before the meeting, Linda Kollar from the Department of Motor Vehicles was there to discuss the new laws that will take effect in October in regards to ...

‘Hello Dolly’ trip has been canceled

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens Club met on Wednesday with 74 members present including four new members. Jennifer Gilston, treasurer, reported the membership for 2019 was 168 members. The membership for 2020 is already at 85 paid members. Karen Marion, program committee ...

Turning Stone trip slated for Feb. 17

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

Soup and sandwich luncheon Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The following events are for the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. Join the club for 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 ...

Valentine’s party scheduled for Feb. 4

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors met at noon on Tuesday. Grace Eglin, president opened the meeting. Dottie Richeson read “My New Year’s Prayer” followed by “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance. It was decided to eat before the meeting. The refreshments were chili ...

Oppenheim Seniors to meet on Feb. 17

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim Seniors held a get together at 11 a.m. Jan. 20. Bingo was played and then the seniors had a lunch of homemade soups and sandwiches and cakes. The installation of officers are as follows: Kathleen Montana, president; Sally Sterusky, vice president; Carol Baum, ...

Sacandaga Canal talk 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, at 12:30 p.m. the Red Rooster will host David Brooks, the education director at Schoharie Crossing, who will discuss the ...

Valentine’s Day party on Feb. 6

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors meeting of Jan. 16, was called to order by President Cheri Meyers at 11 a.m. with a social hour prior to the meeting hosted by Barb Lampkin, Cheri Meyers and Barb Minch. Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a prayer, the Pledge ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Jan. 13

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Jan. 13 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The winners were first place, Tom Farnan and John Chrisman; second place, Arlene Comstock and Gretchen Haight; third place, Lois Widdemer and Sheila Sammons.

Turning Stone trip slated for Feb. 17

FONDA — The following meetings are for the Glen-Mohawk Seniors. At both meetings: The regular meeting 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 ...

Team trivia event at 1 p.m. on Jan. 26

JOHNSTOWN — The following events are for the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The Johnstown 50 Plus Club will host team trivia at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26. Anyone can be part of a team of one or a team of ten - bring friends and test the ...

Nick Stoner Seniors to meet on Tuesday

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors meeting of Jan. 7, started with Grace Eglin, president, leading the group in “The Lord’s Prayer” and Pledge of Allegiance. The club furnished refreshments for the meeting — pizza and tossed salad before — the meeting. Jean Griffin made ...

Supplemental insurance talk set

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 Betty White of the Fulton County Office for the Aging, who will discuss ...

Tickets for ‘Cats’ at Gloversville center

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Tuesday: Coffee hour, 9 a.m.; open games and bingo with prizes, 10 a.m. Wednesday: Coffee hour, 9 a.m.; noontime ...

‘Sister Act’ trip slated for April 22

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors meeting of Jan. 9, was called order at 11 a.m. by President Sherry Meyers with a social hour hosted by Barb Lampkin, Cheri Meyers, and Barb Minch.   Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a prayer, Pledge of Allegiance, and a reading ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Jan. 6

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Jan. 6 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The winners were first place, Gretchen Haight and John Quinn; tied for second place, Arlene Comstock and Sue Shaver with Mary Jane Fredericks and Mary Brusoe; tied ...

Bannertown seniors to meet Wednesday

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors met on Dec. 28, starting with the social hour. President Carl Edwards read the Christmas prayer. The OFA Christmas luncheon was then served. Before the meeting started, Becky White from the Office for the Aging discussed some of the insurance ...