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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, peas, dinner roll and pudding) — $4 a person, noon. Friday: Writers group lunch — $5 each, 10:30 a.m. Saturday: Breakfast (pancakes, bacon and fruit cups) — $4 a person, 8:30 a.m.
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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 neighbor. Marion Snell read the secretary’s report which was accepted. Shirley Holliday read the treasury report. Jean Griffin gave the hospitality report The refreshments for the March…
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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 Gloria Kimball took the roll call with 23 members present. The seniors welcomed six guests. The secretary’s report with the correction was accepted by motions. Olive Taylor…
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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 Assistance Program. There is a consumer advocate that can be called for help. Call (518) 736-5600 for help with any questions for seniors. Becky White, who…
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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 Allegiance, and a reading called, “I’m Learning How.” The roll was taken with 27 members present plus one guest. Mohawk Town Supervisor Edward Bishop…
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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. “The Lord’s Prayer,” the Pledge of Allegiance and the first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” was followed by Hi to Neighbors. The annual anniversary dinner…
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