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Senior News

Senior News

Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for Jan. 26 to Feb. 1 Sunday, Jan. 26: Pickle Ball at 6 p.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Monday, Jan. 27: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Jan. 28: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small ...

Senior news

Silver Creek Seniors President Ed Newman called the Jan. 14 meeting to order on a mild winter day. Chaplain Pauline Flitt invoked the blessing, giving thanks for each day we are together and offering a prayer for every need. As in our school days of yore, the brown bag lunch goodies were ...

Pinochle scores

Dunkirk Senior Citizens Center Jan. 6 1. Josie Wierczynski 598 2. Arlene Griswold 583 3. Gene Pauszek 547 4. Nance Szymanowicz 543 double pinochle: Josie Wierczynski Jan. 10 1. George Stephan 547 2. Gene Pauszek 510 3. Arlene Griswold 502 double pinochle: Gene ...

Meals on Wheels

January daily main entree 20 Martin Luther King Day 21 Souper chicken, rice, broccoli, fruit punch, bread, Lorna Doones 22 Salisbury steak w/gravy , mashed potatoes, stewed tomatoes, bread, cookie 23 Baked ham, sweet potato, waxed beans, orange juice, muffin 24 Goulash, carrots, ...

Senior news

Grape Belt Seniors Aerobics and Weights with Catherine on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9 a.m. Any cancellation of class will be posted on Catherine’s Facebook page, GrapeBelt Seniors Facebook page, and announced on WDOE. All trips, extended as well as day trips, are open to the ...

Collins Center Seniors write letters to Santa

Submitted Photo Members of the Collins Center Seniors wrote 36,339 letters to Santa to benefit MACY’s Make A Wish. MACY’s donates $1 per letter written to Santa to Make A Wish. The letters were delivered to MACY’s on “Believe Day” Dec. 6 when MACY’s donates $2 per letter, making ...

Free dementia education, caregiver resources

The Alzheimer’s Association Western New York Chapter offers a number of free education programs about dementia and support services for those living with dementia and caregivers all across the region and has a program scheduled in Chautauqua County in January. Learn more about the ...

Senior news

Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met at the Brocton Legion on Tuesday, Dec. 17. Tom DeJoe opened the meeting for 44 members and two guests, Santa Claus and Lucy Hurley’s Christmas music. Pastor Clara Wilder gave a prayer of thanks after George Travis led the Pledge of ...

Helen Merrill to turn 100

A life-long Chautauqua County resident, Helen Merrill will be 100 years old Dec. 30. The only daughter of Lawrence and Eva Rogalski, Helen married Jenness M Merrill November 26, 1938, at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Fredonia. A widow for almost 50 years, Helen has three children: Dorothy ...

Senior news

Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for Dec. 29 to January 4. Sunday, Dec. 29 to Wednesday Jan. 1 — Collins 50 Plus Senior Programs closed. Programs resume on Jan. 2. Thursday — 1/2 Yoga, L.K. Painter Center gym, 10 a.m. Friday — 1/3 Percussion and Exercise with Kim, 9 a.m. $ ¯ ...

Senior news

Dunkirk Senior Center Tai Chi will return Tuesday, Jan. 7 from 3:30 to 4. There are only five seats remaining for a trip to delLago on Sunday, Jan. 19. See flyer. Dues for 2020 must be paid in order to sign up for this trip. Our sunshine committee will be visiting former members who are ...

Senior news

Dunkirk Senior Center Tai Chi will return Tuesday, Jan. 7 from 3:30 to 4. Sign-up has begun for a trip to delLago on Sunday, Jan. 19. See flyer. Dues for 2020 must be paid in order to sign up for this trip. Our sunshine committee will be visiting former members who are homebound or ...

St. Columban’s on the Lake honors resident veterans

SILVER CREEK – On Veteran’s Day, St. Columban’s on the Lake Retirement Home honored their resident veterans with a ceremony led by Commander Dave Jagoda of American Legion Dunkirk Memorial Post 62. Jagoda recognized each veteran at the home, thanking them for their service on behalf of ...

Senior news

Submitted Photo The Silver Creek Seniors celebrated November and December birthdays. Pictured are Janice Snyder, Ellyn Sutehall and Don Hoeber. Missing are Ernie Hilliker, Mary Congdon, Marilyn Flint, Rose Falcone, Nancy Klycek, Helen Burt, Carol Prowse and Richard Carlson.

Veterans saluted at Housing Authority

The City of Dunkirk Housing Authority held an event for veterans and their families on Nov. 8. Several residents attended and shared their stories about their time in uniform as well as stories of their family members who served in the armed forces. Pictured, from left, are Robert Halsey, ...

Meals on Wheels

December daily main entree 2 Beef stew, winter squash, biscuit, apple juice, pudding 3 Macaroni and cheese, broccoli, pears, muffin 4 Turkey pot roast w/ gravy, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, bread, gelatin 5 Two cheese manicotti w/marinara sauce, Italian vegetable medley, grape ...

Pinochle scores

Dunkirk Senior Citizens Nov. 22 1. Gene Pauszek 544 2. George Richter 541 3. Jeanne Hauser 508 double pinochle: Corrine Crehan Nov. 25 1. Gene Pauszek 547 2. Betty Donovan 540 3. Josie Wierczynski 492 4. Betty Korzeniewski 479 5. Marian Genovese 477 double ...

Senior news

Silver Creek Seniors The Nov. 26 meeting was called to order on a sunny day of giving thanks. President Ed Newman warmly welcomed back Elaine Wojda of Irving. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited and “God Bless America” was sung with gratitude. President Newman invoked the blessing, giving ...

Senior news

Dunkirk Senior Center Independent Health will be available at the Dunkirk Senior Center from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays from through Dec. 5 (for open enrollment). No appointment is necessary. Sign-up begins on Dec. 11 at 9 a.m. for a trip to delLago on Sunday, Jan. 19. See flyer. Dues ...

Meals on Wheels director awarded

Barrie Yochim, executive director of the Meals on Wheels Program of the Jamestown Area, Inc. received the "Employer of the Year Award" recently from Linda Spaulding, project director of the Chautauqua County Office for the Aging Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP). Becky Blum, ...