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Senior News

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Sheridan Happy Seniors The Sheridan Happy Seniors will have their first meeting of the year on March 13, after being off for the winter. It will be at the Silver Creek Senior Center on Route 5. The meeting will be at noon. United Senior Citizens The next meeting of The United Seniors is ...

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Dunkirk Senior Center On Saturday, March 21, The Center will host a guest speaker. The Office for the Aging, with the assistance of a grant from the Health Foundation of Western and Central NY will present motivational speaker, Jim Snack. His program, entitled “The Magic of Change: ...

Meals on Wheels

March daily main entree 2 Spaghetti and meatballs, tossed salad w/dressing, garlic roll, fruit 3 Beef stew, winter squash, biscuit, apple juice, pudding 4 Macaroni and cheese, broccoli, pears, muffin 5 Turkey pot roast w/ gravy, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, bread, gelatin 6 Two ...

Pinochle scores

Share & Care Tuesday’s Best, Feb. 18 1. Jeanne Hauser 730 2. Gene Pauszek 634 3. Lynn DiPalma 614 4. Lucy Saeli 605 5. James Sinclair 576 double pinochle: Lynn DiPalma peanuts: Fran Sullivan Birdie’s Bidders, Feb. 20 1. Paula Vogt 638 2. Fran Sullivan ...

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Collins Center Seniors The Collins Center Seniors welcomed 38 new members at the February 24 meeting. The motor coaches will depart from the parking lot behind the stores on Main Street in Gowanda at 8 a.m. on March 16. for “St. Patrick’s Day Show” at the Seneca Niagara Casino. SEATS ...

Silver Creek Senior News

Silver Creek Seniors The Feb. 25 meeting opened on Fat Tuesday, the last day before Lent, celebrated as Mardi Gras. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited and “God Bless America” was sung with sincerity. President Ed Newman invoked the blessing, giving thanks for the food we were about to ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Fun knows no bounds when the Brocton Portland Seniors meet and that included the Jan. 28 meeting when 33 senior citizens braved the elements to come to the John W Dill Post 434 in Brocton for the tureen luncheon. The meeting began with Past President Tom DeJoe ...

Office for the Aging offers cold weather tips for older adults

The New York State Office for the Aging reminds older New Yorkers and caregivers to take precautions in winter weather, as cold temperatures and heavy snow can create hazardous conditions for older adults. “Ice, snow, and cold temperatures can be a challenge for everyone, but can be ...

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Collins Center Seniors The next meeting for the Collins Center Seniors will be Monday, Feb. 24 at the Gowanda American Legion with a potluck lunch at noon followed by a short meeting and nominations for officers. A few seats are available on March 16: “St. Patrick’s Day Show” at the ...

Seminar on Medicare Special Enrollment Periods planned

JAMESTOWN — Janell Sluga and Tiffany Erhard from the Senior Life Matters program at Lutheran will be hosting a free seminar on Medicare Special Enrollment Periods. The program, titled “Medicare Special Enrollment Periods: What is so special about them?” will be held on Thursday, February ...

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 FB page, GrapeBelt Seniors FB page, and announced on WDOE. All trips, extended as well as day trips, are open to the public; members ...

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 ...

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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 ...