Senior News

Pinochle

Dunkirk Senior Center pinochle Sept. 8 1. Gene Pauszek 527 2. tie: Dorothy Kornacki and Paul Luczkowiak 485 3. tie: Marian Genovese and Nora Harris 481 double pinochle: Gene Pauszek high score for Fridays in August: Ed Long 2244 Sept. 11 1. Nora Harris 560 2. ...

Social adult day care programs available

Did you know that Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects has multiple funding opportunities for Cattaraugus County residents to attend adult day care programs? Adult day care programs offer a dual solution; they help family caregivers who need a respite from caregiving ...

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The Sinclairville 76ers, through the generous support of many people, purchased a new delivery van. Shown in the photograph are volunteer driver Tommie Alford holding one of the hot boxes used to keep meals hot, and Richard Smith, president of the 76ers.

Sinclairville 76ers Meals on Wheels gets new delivery van

SINCLAIRVILLE — The Sinclairville 76ers is the Meals on Wheels program for the Cassadaga Valley area. Hot meals are delivered three days a week, on three different routes to 100+ people each time. For those who are able, the same meal is served in the Sinclairville Firehall Dining room on the ...

Senior News

Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Sept. 10 to 16 Sunday: Pickle Ball with Lois at 6:30 p.m., Collins Town Park. Monday: Exercises with Pat at 9 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., Painter Center Gym. Small fee; AARP ...

Meals on Wheels

September hot noon meal 11 Goulash, broccoli, fruit punch, corn bread, cookie 12 Barbecued pork on bun, calico beans, orange juice, apricots 13 Chicken cordon bleu, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, bread, pound cake 14 Hot dog on bun, macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, tropical fruit cup ...

Pinochle scores

Dunkirk Senior pinochle Friday Sept. 1 Betty Korzeniewski 597 Josie Wierczynski 577 Paul Luczkowiak 567 double pinochle: Arlene Griswold Share & Care Seniors pinochle Tuesday’s Best Aug. 29 1. Birdie L. Walczak 662 2. Emily Wilcox 658 3. Betty Donovan ...

AARP Driver Safety Classes set

AARP Driver Safety Classes have been scheduled in Fredonia by Shirley Erbsmehl, instructor Shirley Erbsmehl, instructor, has scheduled the following AARP Driver Safety Classes: Monday, Oct. 16 and Tuesday, Oct. 17 from 2 to 5 p.m. both days at Fredonia Masonic Lodge, 321 E. Main ...

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Kent Knappenberger, '87, will be the Keynote Speaker at the third annual Fredonia Music Education Summit on September 23. Knappenberger, music teacher and choir director at Westfield Academy and Central School, is the 2014 Inaugural Winner of the GRAMMY Music Educator Award.

Fredonia offering free music education workshops

The Fredonia School of Music will offer three events for music educators in September, beginning with a Western New York Orff Schulwerk Association Workshop: “Read, Sing, and Dance with Patrick Ware” on Sept. 16 at 9 a.m. in Mason Hall (Room 1080). “We’re very excited to host the ...

AARP Driver Safety Classes set

AARP Driver Safety Classes have been scheduled in Fredonia by Shirley Erbsmehl, instructor Shirley Erbsmehl, instructor, has scheduled the following AARP Driver Safety Classes: Monday, Sept. 18 and Tuesday, Sept. 19 from 2 to 5 p.m. both days at Fredonia Masonic Lodge, 321 E. Main ...

New Horizons Band fall semester underway

Did you play an instrument many years ago? Did you ever want to learn how to play an instrument? Do you play an instrument now and want to continue to play and perform? Then, the New Horizons Band of Western New York is for you! The New Horizons Band of Western New York will began its fall ...

Senior News

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

Pinochle

Dunkirk Senior Center pinochle Aug. 25 George Richter 526 Dee Griewisch 517 Betty Korzeniewski 516 Kathy Falco 506 double pinochle: Nora Harris Aug. 28 Gene Pauszek 572 Dee Griewisch 565 Jeanne Hauser 545 Paul Luczkowiak 539 double pinochle: Nora Harris ...

AARP Smart Driver class scheduled in Brocton

BROCTON — The Ahira Hall Memorial Library, 37 West Main St., Brocton, has scheduled its only fall AARP Smart Driver class for Monday/Wednesday, Oct. 16 and 18 from 9 a.m. to noon. Any aged licensed driver may participate. Class fees are $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members, payable ...

Pinochle scores — Aug. 25

Share & Care Seniors Tuesday’s Best Aug. 15 1. Phyllis Laurito 654 2. Ed Long 615 3. Heather Sinclair 599 4. Jeanne Hauser 588 5. Betty Donovan 579 Double pinochle: Tony Grisanti Peanuts: James Sinclair Birdie’s Bidders Aug. 17 1. Anthony Grisanti ...

Senior news — Aug. 25

United Senior Citizens The United Senior Citizens recently held its monthly luncheon meeting at the Fredonia Beaver Club with 45 members present. President Mary Matteson led everyone in the “Pledge of Allegiance” and the singing of “God Bless America.” John Joy led the ...

Meals on Wheels

August hot noon meal 28 Vegetable lasagna, broccoli, grape juice, garlic roll, cookie 29 Chicken fingers, sweet potato nuggets, green beans, bread, strawberry shortcake 30 Spanish rice, carrots, biscuit, 24-hour fruit dessert 31 Meatloaf w/gravy, mashed potatoes, stewed tomatoes and ...

Submitted Photo: Pictured are some of the participants at the Chautauqua Adult Day Services Senior Day program annual picnic at Midway Park. Clockwise from lower left are Yilmarie Grau, Maria Nagle, Errol Ortis-Castro, Kamen Kamenov, Sue Delcamp and Barbara Barberich.

Taking a walk on the wild side at CADS senior picnic

The participants of the Chautauqua Adult Day Services Senior Day programs took time to celebrate a picnic on July 26 at Midway Park in Maple Springs. For the past 22 years Chautauqua Adult Day Services has held a picnic at Midway Park with great food, live music and a theme, for all four ...

Powerful tools for caregivers class coming in October

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an education program to help family and friends caring for older adults with long-term health conditions (e.g., Alzheimer’s, stroke, Parkinson’s disease and others). Powerful Tools helps caregivers develop skills and confidence to better care for ...