Senior News

October AARP safe driver class set

BROCTON — Registration is now being taken for the AARP safe driver class being offered by Fellowship Church, 148 W. Main St. in Brocton. The class is from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 22 and 23. Participants must attend both days. The class is open to any age NY licensed driver. Class size ...

Senior nutritionist shares some facts on fatty liver

Fatty Liver is the accumulation of excessive fat in the liver which may lead to liver inflammation and liver cell injury that can progress to Cirrhosis of the liver and possible failure of the liver. An estimated one out of five adults and one out of 10 teens have non-alcoholic fatty liver ...

Senior News

Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Sept. 23 to 29 Sunday, Sept. 23: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., Collins Town Park. Monday, Sept. 24: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Sept. 25: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., L.K. Painter ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met Aug. 28 at the Brocton Legion with 46 members. Don Reinhoudt led the Pledge of Allegiance and Wendy Black gave a prayer of thanks. New member Fran Smith was welcomed with guests Katie Hopps, Chris Lindberg and Marie Leone. Sheriff Joe ...

AARP safe driver class Sept. 20, 21

STOCKTON — The South Stockton Wayside Chapel, located at 5537 Route 380, Sinclairville, has just added an AARP safe driver class for Sept. 20 and 21 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Registration phone number is 224-3280. Class fee for AARP members is $20 and for non-AARP is $25 payable by ...

Healthy Community Alliance Program helps seniors pay for healthy food

GOWANDA — Healthy Community Alliance (HCA) has been awarded funding to continue its program that helps older adults apply for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. SNAP helps over 4 million people age 60+ buy healthy food at their local store or market every day. ...

Ballroom dancing classes return Sept. 10 in Fredonia

Ballroom dancing classes are scheduled to begin on Sept. 10 at the Collage Performing Arts Center, located at 214 Eagle St. in Fredonia. Fall is nearly upon us and it is time to be thinking of ways to keep active as the usual summer projects and outside activities are put aside for another ...

Senior news briefs

Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Sept. 2 to 8 Sunday, Sept. 2: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Monday, Sept. 3: Center is closed. Tuesday, Sept. 4: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Small fee. (8 week class ...

Westfield Senior Day program centenarian celebrates a special day

Participants from Chautauqua Adult Day Services Westfield Center had something very special to celebrate. One of its participants, Eleanor Wise had a special birthday. Eleanor celebrated her 100th birthday and everyone joined in and had a big party for her at the site. The Office for the Aging ...

100 1/2 birthday party planned for retired teacher

For those of you who had Joyce Markham for ninth or tenth grade English in Silver Creek, a 100 1/2 birthday party will take place for her Sunday, Sept. 2, at the Merritt Winery on King Road, Forestville. It is a meet and greet, from 1:30 to 5 p.m. so stop by and say hello to your former teacher ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Aug. 26 to Sept. 1 Sunday, Aug. 26: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Wednesday, Aug. 29: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center Yellow Room; Quilting with Florence at 10:30 a.m., Collins Library Community ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met July 31 at Brocton Legion with President Linda Riley opening the meeting for 44 members and two guests. Joe Gatto led the Pledge of Allegiance and Robin Carr shared the prayer of thanks. New member Elaine Frederickson was welcomed. Picnic ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Aug. 12 to 18 Sunday, Aug. 12: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., Collins Town Park. Wednesday, Aug. 15: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center Yellow Room; Quilting with Florence at 10:30 a.m., Collins Library Community ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Aug. 5 to 11 Sunday, Aug. 5: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., Collins Town Park. Wednesday, Aug. 7: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center Yellow Room; Quilting with Florence at 10:30 a.m., Collins Library Community ...

Enhanced outdoor recreation program for the elderly receives grant

Chautauqua Adult Day Services, Dunkirk Site has recently received a grant from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation. This grant has allowed the program to enhance its outdoor games as pictured above. The grant also made it possible to purchase raised beds for gardening where they are ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of July 29 to Aug. 4 Sunday, July 29: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., Collins Town Park. Wednesday, Aug. 1: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center Yellow Room; Quilting with Florence at 10:30 a.m., Collins Library ...

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Collins Center Seniors News The next meeting for the Collins Center Seniors will be July 23 at the Gowanda American Legion with a pot luck lunch at noon followed by a short meeting. July 24 for the trip to “del Lago Casino,” travelers depart from the parking lot behind the stores on ...

United Senior Citizens meet with Sheriff Gerace

Members of the United Senior Citizens met July 9 with Genevieve Ludemann greeting and President Mary Matteson leading the group in the Pledge of Allegiance and “God Bless America.” Member Robin Carr offered the invocation and moment of silence for deceased members Linda Cobb, Mayme Joy and ...