Senior News

Pinochle scores

Share & Care Seniors Tuesday’s Best Dec. 5 1. Ed Long 567 2. tie: Gene Pauszek and Barb Smith 560 3. Phyllis Laurito 558 4. Birdie L. Walczak 555 Double pinochle: Jeanne Hauser Peanuts: Janet Kyte Birdie’s Bidders Dec. 7 1. Jeanne Hauser 634 2. Gene ...

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Brenda Weiler, Chautauqua County RSVP project coordinator addresses the guests at the 2017 RSVP Volunteer Extravaganza. In the foreground is Rev. Rodney Houck, RSVP Advisory Council member.

RSVP Volunteers are honored with ‘Lucille Ball’ theme

“Lucille Ball” was this year’s theme as volunteers, staff, and dignitaries gathered to celebrate volunteers. Each invitation requested wearing polka dots if one wished to add to the fun and flavor of the day. Yearly, staff at Chautauqua County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program ...

Pinochle scores

Dunkirk Senior Center Dec. 1 1. Joe Nocek 577 2. tie: Sara Azeez and Duane Peterson 570 Double pinochle: Paul Luczkowiak High score for Fridays in November: George Richter 1,140 Dec. 4 1. Betty Korzeniewski 587 2. Marian Genovese 580 3. Kathy Kanery 559 4. Betty ...

Meals on wheels

December hot noon meal 11 Baked ham w/pineapple, sweet potatoes, wax beans, orange juice, muffin 12 Chili w/crackers, carrots, cornbread, apple juice, pudding 13 Chicken cordon bleu w/gravy, mashed potatoes, peas w/onions, bread, Lorna Doones 14 Pancakes, sausage links, ...

Senior news

Silver Creek Seniors The Dec. 5 meeting opened midst visions of decorating, shopping and Christmas less than three weeks away. President Ed Newman introduced new member Jen Zlotnick, who was warmly welcomed with applause. “While the storm clouds gathered,” the Pledge of Allegiance was ...

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St. Columban’s on the Lake recently delivered relief baskets to local Hurricane Maria survivors. Pictured are volunteer Candace Kuppel, resident Pat Flitt, Dunkirk City Clerk Edwin Ramos, resident Lucy Spinuzza and volunteer Sylvia Patterson.

St. Columban’s delivers relief baskets to hurricane survivors

SILVER CREEK — St. Columban’s on the Lake continued its tradition of community service with its fourth Touch of Love project, a community service initiative that focuses on the needs of different people and groups in the local community. In years past, Touch of Love projects have benefitted ...

Senior news

United Senior Citizens The United Senior Citizens recently held its monthly luncheon meeting at the Fredonia Beaver Club. In the absence of President Mary Matteson and Vice President Evonne Hennebery, John Joy welcomed the members. He led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance and the ...

Pinochle scores

Dunkirk Senior Center Nov. 23 1. Ed Long 598 2. Ed Rusch 509 3. Paul Luczkowiak 508 4. George Richter 506 Double pinochle: Betty Korzeniewski Nov. 27 1. Josie Wierczynski 608 2. Ed Long 605 3. Lester Fuller 570 4. Gene Pauszek 552 5. George Stephan ...

Meals on Wheels

December hot noon meal 4 Beef stew, winter squash, biscuit, low salt vegetable juice, pudding 5 Macaroni and cheese, broccoli, apple slices, fruited gelatin, bread 6 Fish with cream sauce, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, bread, mini loaf 7 Ravioli w/meat sauce, Italian vegetable ...

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Dunkirk Senior Citizens hold November birthday celebration

Members of the Dunkirk Senior Citizens who celebrated birthdays in November were treated to a lunch of wraps, salad, chips and pickles on Wednesday. Assorted cakes and ice cream were served for dessert. Lester Fuller provided music. Those celebrating birthdays are pictured left to right. ...

Senior news

Silver Creek Seniors President Ed Newman called the Nov. 21 meeting to order with 25 in attendance. Although they are with us always at this time of giving thanks, we felt the stronger presence of loved ones who have gone before us and are grateful to our spiritual guests who continue to ...

Meals on Wheels

November hot noon meal 27 Scalloped potatoes and ham, broccoli, bread, low salt vegetable juice, fruit crisp 28 Tuna noodle casserole, stewed tomatoes, pineapple juice, roll, chiffon gelatin 29 Roast pork w/gravy, mashed potatoes, red cabbage, bread, applesauce 30 Spaghetti and ...

Pinochle scores

Share & Care Seniors Tuesday’s Best Nov. 14 1. Ed Long 661 2. Gene Pauszek 660 3. Lucy Saeli 630 4. Arlene Griswold 607 Double pinochle: Lynn DiPalma Peanuts: Fran Sullivan Birdie’s Bidders Nov. 16 1. Ed Long 547 2. Lynn DiPalma 524 3. ...

Senior news briefs

Dunkirk Senior Center The December newsletter is available starting today. Membership for 2018 is necessary to participate in all activities that take place Jan. 2 and after that throughout the new year. The $5 dues (renewals and new enrollees) may be paid at the Dunkirk Senior Center ...

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Pictured are the officers of the Mt. Carmel Social Club for calendar year 2017-2018. Front row from left: Second Vice President Dorothy Miniri, First Vice President Pauline Flitt and Chaplain Jeanette Mula. Back row: President Carm Tampio, Treasurer Melanie Bates and Secretary Susan Borowski.

Senior News

Mt. Carmel Social Club A meeting of the Mt. Carmel Social Club convened in Irving, at noon at the Sunset Bay Restaurant on Wednesday, Nov.15. The group of 25 included guests Rev. Daniel Fiebelkorn, Rev. Mark Wolski and Mt. Carmel Secretary Frances Page. Subsequent to last month’s club ...

Meals on Wheels

November hot noon meal 20 Chicken drumsticks, augratin potatoes, broccoli, bread, pound cake 21 Italian lasagna, spinach, garlic roll, grape juice, pudding 22 Turkey w/gravy, stuffing, mashed potatoes, winter squash, fruit punch, pumpkin pie 23 Happy Thanksgiving 24 DFMOW closed. No ...

Pinochle Scores

Dom Polski Club Oct. 26 1. Marvin Gillson 491 2. Nancy Crandall 470 Peanuts: Gene Pauszek Nov. 2 1. Gene Pauszek 529 2. Pat Kibbe 489 Double pinochle: Ed Rusch Peanuts: Linda Gillson Dunkirk Senior Center Nov. 3 1. George Richter 634 2. Dorothy Kornacki ...

Pinochle scores

Share & Care Seniors Tuesday’s Best Oct. 31 1. Duane Peterson 671 2. Anthony Grisanti and Gene Pauszek 637 3. Ed Long 633 4. Kathy Kamery and Lucy Saeli 610 5. Phyllis Laurito 606 Double pinochle: Joanne Halasenski Peanuts:Emily Wilcox Birdie’s Bidders ...