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Hear ‘obscure’ old songs 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 Larry Cramer, who will entertain with recordings of “obscure old ...

Veterans breakfast slated for Tuesday

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: Veterans breakfast [RSVP], 8:30 a.m.; coffee club, 9 a.m. Wednesday: Coffee club, 9 a.m.; cabin fever party and lunch (barbecue, ...

Wii bowling time slated for March 9

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center invites anyone to join in any of the classes and activities going on everyday at the center. There is always coffee or tea available and those interested can pick up the Eavesdropper if ...

Stratford Seniors set to meet March 10

STRATFORD — The Stratford Seniors had their February meeting. Tiffany Rutkowski, a business owner in Dolgeville, discussed flowers and plants. She presented the seniors with either a dish garden or a live flower. The group all exchanged Valentine cards. The need for vendors at the group’s ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Feb. 10

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Feb. 10 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The winners were first place, Arlene Comstock and Carol Brookins; second place, Judy Flanger and John Chrisman; tied for third place, Anne Campos and Mary Jane ...

New plastic bag law talk on Wednesday

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens Club met on Feb. 5, at the Broadalbin Presbyterian Church. The meeting was called to order and 68 members and two guests attended. Jennifer Gilston, treasurer, reported there are 129 paid members of the club. Sunshine Committee: Janet Austin, ...

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, at 12:30 p.m. the Red Rooster will host Becky White of Fulton County Office for the Aging, who will discuss Medicare ...

Senior Center sets weekly schedule

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Monday: Church. Tuesday: Closed for the holiday. Wednesday: Coffee hour, 9 a.m.; bingo, 10 a.m. Thursday: Noontime vittles (meatloaf­, baked potato with sour cream, ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Feb. 3

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Howell Movement on Feb. 3 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The winners were first place, Lois Widdemer and Mary Brusoe; second place, Arlene Comstock and Carlene Lankton; third place, Carol Brookins and John Quinn.

St. Patrick’s Day dinner on March 17

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors had their regular meeting on Jan. 29. The seniors started out their day with speakers from both the National Grid and the Office for the Aging. Lisa Wemple, Ann O’Connell and Tom Wynn from the National Grid discussed the Emergency Home Energy ...

Broadalbin Seniors to meet on Feb. 19

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens Club met on Jan. 22, at the Broadalbin Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St. The club meets every other Wednesday at noon. New members are welcome. The next meeting will be Feb. 19. The meeting was called to order by President Toni Hallenbeck at ...

Mardi Gras dinner slated for Feb. 25

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting of Feb. 4, was called to order by President Joe Mancini. The morning prayer was given by Chaplain Allen 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 slated for Feb. 17

Turning Stone Casino trip slated for Feb. 17 GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting of Feb. 4, was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn was “The Old Rugged Cross” accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. The devotions were led by Chaplain Mary King. ...

Valentine’s lunch slated for Thursday

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 celebrate Valentine’s Day with spaghetti at noon Thursday. At 1 p.m. those interested can come celebrate and watch three of the club’s couples ...

Town office staff to provide refreshments

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors met at noon Feb. 4, with “The Lord’s Prayer” and Pledge of Allegiance followed by the Valentine’s luncheon with pizza, tossed salad and desserts. After lunch Grace Eglin, president, opened the meeting at 1:05 p.m. with the meet and greet your ...

Growing up in Northville 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 John Ferguson, who will discuss “Growing up in Northville.” Chair yoga, ...

Valentine’s lunch party on Wednesday

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 club, 9 a.m.; eat and paint class, 6 p.m. Wednesday: Coffee club, 9 a.m.; Mac truck Valentine’s Day lunch party — $5 ...

Trip to ‘Gavins’ slated for March 19

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors meeting of Jan. 30, was called to order by President Cheri Meyers at 11 a.m. with a social hour prior to the meeting hosted by Barb Lampkin, Meyers and Barb Minch. Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a prayer, the Pledge of ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Jan. 26

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Howell Movement Jan. 26 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The winners were first place, Marcia Vicencio and John Quinn; second place, Carol Brookins and Mary Jane Fredericks; third place, Doris McIntosh and John Chrisman.

Arkell Center sets February calendar

CANAJOHARIE — The Arkell Center will be closed Feb. 17, for Presidents Day — no Meals of Montgomery and all programs will be closed. The following are the Arkell Center programs for all area seniors for February. Each Monday through Friday: At 11:45 a.m. the Office for the Aging Meals ...