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Weather forecast talk set for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will be having CBS News 6 Meteorologist Craig Adams at 2 p.m. Thursday at the club. Adams, who came to CBS News 6 after spending much of the last 20 years working as a broadcast ...

Home energy savings talk slated 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 present Lisa Wemple and Joann Zales who will discuss National Grid and cost savings ...

Hauser to cover 450 years of area sports

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.; Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program and coffee hour — $3 ...

Seneca Lake trip for seniors on June 24

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors had their April 25, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Barbara Furman and Sherry Meyers. Furman, chaplain, opened the meeting with a prayer followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and a reading entitled “How Beautiful the Little ...

Anniversary dinner slated for Friday

MAYFIELD —On April 10, the Mayfield Bannertown 50+ Seniors met. They enjoyed a social hour and then the Office for the Aging luncheon and meeting. Chaplain Evie Leach opened the meal with the devotion “I am alone and need your companionship” followed by the Lord’s Prayer. Becky White ...

Number of trips planned for seniors

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Seniors met on Wednesday, with 47 members attending. Chaplain Marsha Prokop led the group in a prayer. The Pledge to the Flag was led by President Toni Hallenbeck, and lunch was served. Linda Gray read the secretary’s report, in the absence of Secretary Nancy ...

Space available for trip to Maine coast

FONDA — The regular meeting of the Glen-Mohawk Seniors was called to order at 10:30 a.m. by President Joe Mancini. Several members were on a trip sponsored by the Iroquois Seniors of Tribes Hill. In the absence of Chaplain Allan Taylor, the opening prayer was read by the secretary, ...

Covered dish dinner slated for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold a covered dish dinner on Thursday at 5pm. Please RSVP with the office by Tuesday and then bring a place setting and an extra large dish to pass around and share. Author Heidi ...

Penpal luncheon slated for May 23

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors met on Tuesday at noon. There were 32 members and 3 guests present for the pre-Easter luncheon followed by the meeting which was called to order at 1 p.m. by Grace Eglin President. Barbara Belton read a prayer “Friend” followed by the Lord’s ...

40th anniversary party was a success

PERTH — The Perth Seniors had their meeting on April 10. Dottie Richeson read a poem. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance followed. There were 28 in attendance. The 50/50 raffle was won by Virginia Stahl. Sharon Fenstermacher gave the secretary’s report which was ...

Monthly blood pressure clinic 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, the Red Rooster Cafe will present Tammy Merendao from HealthLink Littauer, who will provide an overview of the program’s ...

James Burk Inn trip slated for May 5

JOHNSTOWN —The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be taking a trip to the James Burk’s Inn, joining the Johnstown Historical Society for an afternoon tea service from 1 to 3 p.m. on May 5. There will be served tea and other assorted drinks along with an array of traditional ...

AARP safety driving class Friday

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 ...

Seneca Lake trip slated for June 24

TRIBES HILL —The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Thursday meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Chaplain Barbara Furman and Sherry Meyers Furman opened the meeting with a prayer followed by the pledge of allegiance to the flag and a reading entitled “A New ...

April 24 mystery trip sign up available

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular weekly meeting of Tuesday was called to order at 10:30 a.m. by President Joe Mancini with 29 members present. The opening prayer, given by Chaplain Allan Taylor, was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance and singing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” with ...

Easter party is slated for April 23

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting Tuesday, was called to order by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn, “How Great Thou Art,” was accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. The devotions and “The Lord’s Prayer” were led by Chaplain Mary King. The Pledge ...

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 ...