Bridge for beginners class on Wednesday

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St.

The senior center will welcome anyone to stop in for a cup of coffee while checking out all the activities, trips, and classes going on at the center. The center is starting to plan for the annual spring bazaar on April 13. Anyone who has new or almost new items to donate, set them aside and there will be further details coming on when to bring them in. The center is always looking for volunteers for that event; if interested, call.

The American Association of Retired Persons tax preparers will be at the senior center on Wednesdays starting Feb. 6. Call to make an appointment and get taxes done at no cost.

Upcoming events include:


∫ At 11 a.m. bazaar planning meeting followed with a luncheon.

∫ From 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. bridge class for beginners or those needing a refresher on the game. Ed Hornidge, accredited certified bridge teacher, will be the instructor.

Jan. 29, from 10 a.m. to noon a Mohawk Valley Physicians representative will be at the center.

Jan. 31, at noon the Office for the Aging soup and sandwich day followed by the 50 Plus Club meeting and speakers from National Grid. Call the center to make a reservation for lunch by Jan. 29.

Feb. 3, from 1 to 3 p.m. is Super Bowl tailgate party hosted by the 50 Plus Club. Bring a snack to share.

Feb. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon will be a mindfulness class. Come to see what it’s about and bring a friend.

Feb. 13, at noon the lunch crew will meet at the House of Pizza. Everyone is welcome – RSVP by Feb. 11, so the center can make reservations.

Upcoming trips — no need to be a member to go on any trip. Call or stop by to sign up or for more information.

March 5: Turning Stone Casino.

March 11: Garden and flower show at Hudson Valley Community College.

May 5: Phantom of the Opera at Proctors.

June 9 to 13: Wildwood, N.J. ocean front resort with a day trip to Atlantic City.

Sept. 4 to 10: Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.