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Senior Center closed until March 29

GLOVERSVILLE — The Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St., has suspended all activities and meal programs at the center until March 29 over concerns surrounding the possible spread of the coronavirus. Building doors will remain locked and a sign additional information will be hung on the door. Seniors 50 and up seeking to access the food pantry will be required to contact Center Director Aimee Ricciardi by phone at…
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Turning Stone Casino trip canceled

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting on Tuesday was called to order by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening song was “Take me out to the Ball game” accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. “The Lord’s Prayer,” Pledge of Allegiance and the first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” were followed by Hi to Neighbors. The Turning Stone Casino trip, scheduled for March 24, has been cancelled for this month. There were…
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Brunch at Peaceful Valley Maple Farms

STRATFORD — The Stratford Seniors April news. Going green for the group’s last meeting was an idea. The food was plentiful. The bylaws were passed and an updated officer list was available. The spaces for the craft fair in July are coming along. There are only five indoors spaces left and still several outdoor spaces. Daphne Sydow from the Office for the Aging was the guest speaker. She updated the seniors on changes in the…
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Luck of the Irish exchange March 17

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting on Tuesday, 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 Furman played the piano. Vice President Gloria Kimball took roll call with 31 members present. There were two corrections to the secretary’s report with a motion made and seconded to accept the report with…
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Turning Stone casino trip March 24

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting on Tuesday was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn was “America the Beautiful” accompanied by Helen Henry on the keyboard. The devotions were led by McDuffie. “The Lord’s Prayer,” the Pledge of Allegiance and the first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” were followed by Hi to Neighbors. The next Turning Stone Casino trip is scheduled for March 24. If interested, call McDuffie at…
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March 19 trip to Gavins for lunch

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors meeting of Feb. 20, was called to order by President Cheri Meyers at 11 a.m. with a social hour prior to the meeting hosted by the February social committee. Chaplain Barbara Furman opened the meeting with a prayer, the Pledge of Allegiance, and a reading called “God’s Healing Grace.” The roll was taken with 19 members present plus a speaker, Montgomery County Court Judge Felix Catena, who…
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