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Open mic night at Shirley Luck center

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host an open mic night at 6 p.m. Thursday for anyone who can play guitar, write poetry, tell jokes or have some other talent to share. Those who want to participate in the open mic are ...

Birds of CNY talk 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, the Red Rooster Cafe will host John De Valve, local photographer, who will return to give a presentation and discussion on ...

Spring and Easter dinner Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Board meeting, 4:30 p.m.; Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program and coffee hour — $3 donation (oatmeal with cinnamon and ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for April 1

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on April 1 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners for first place, Lois Widdemer and Ed Hornidge; second place, Doris McIntosh and John Quinn; third place, Mary Jane Fredericks ...

Bannertown seniors to meet Wednesday

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors met on March 27, for their social hour, Office For the Aging luncheon and meeting. President Carl Edwards opened the luncheon with the devotion, “I just need to know you are with me.” “The Lord’s Prayer” followed. Before the meeting, ...

Aquarium trip slated for April 25

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Wednesday, at the First Presbyterian Church with 48 members present. Chaplain Marsha Prokop said the prayer. Vice President June Zea led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance. President Toni Hallenbeck called the meeting to order and Zea did ...

In-house luncheon slated for April 23

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting on Tuesday was called to order at 10:30 a.m. by President Joe Mancini. Chaplain Alan Taylor gave the opening prayer. The Pledge of Allegiance followed. Pianist Barbara Furman accompanied the group singing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee.” The ...

Easter hat parade slated for April 15

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Club meets every Monday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Club reminder: Bring can goods and non-perishable food for the April food pantry month to the Monday meetings. Today, at 1 p.m. will be ...

Turning Stone trip for seniors April 16

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting of Tuesday, was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening song, “Ain’t she Sweet,” was accompanied by Helen Henry. The devotions were led by Chaplain Mary King. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by McDuffie. The first verse of ...

Annual spring bazaar slated for Saturday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host Rebecca Lynn Hansen, massage therapist at 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Hansen will explain the benefits of message therapy and will also do sessions for those who want 5 to 10 minutes at ...

Easter potluck luncheon April 16

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors meeting was called to order at noon by Grace Eglin, president, with 23 members and one guest present. Eglin led the group in prayer, the Pledge of Allegiance and Hello to your Neighbor. Marion Snell read the secretary’s report and Shirley Holliday ...

Perth seniors to hold an Easter candy sale

PERTH — The Perth Seniors had their meeting on March 27. Dottie Richeson read a poem, “Jesus.” “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance followed. There were 22 in attendance. Peter Betz won the $5 raffle. The March birthday members were Lorraine Lasinski and Sharon ...

Talk set on library electronic service

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 Michael Burnett from the Northville Public Library, who will provide information about the ...

Free bird feeder drawing Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Gloversville 50-55 Plus Club meeting/activities, 1 p.m.; board meeting, 4:30 p.m.; Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program ...

Trip to Wildwood slated June 9 to 13

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The center is getting ready for the annual spring bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, and anyone attending could win a $50 Stewart’s gift card just for stopping in. The food will be available all day ...

Show and a lunch trip slated April 16

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Thursday, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Barbara Furman, Sherry Meyers and Ruth Lohmeyer. Chaplain Barb Furman opened the meeting with a prayer followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and a reading entitled, ...

2019 trips set for Wells Senior club

WELLS — The Wells Senior Citizens Club has several trips planned for this year. The detailed information is available on flyers at the Wells Meal Site or by contacting Brian Griffin or Alice Megargle as listed below. The following are the scheduled trips: April 25: A State University of ...

Senior news in brief

Adirondack Bridge Club met March 11 JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement March 11 at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners for first place, Carol Brookins and Sue Shaver; tied for second place, Sheila Sammons and John ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Jan. 14

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Jan. 14 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were tied for first place, Poppy Kiernan and Mary Jane Fredericks with Anne Campos and Doris McIntosh; second place, Ann Masala ...

Veteran’s seminar set for Feb. 1

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors meeting was called to order by President Joe Mancini at 10:30 a.m. Chaplain Allan Taylor gave the opening prayer which was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Barbara Furman accompanied as the group sang “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” at the piano. Vice ...