Senior Briefs for March 30, 2022 | Local Announcements
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NEW LEBANON — The Lebanon Valley Seniors meet at 1 p.m. the first and third Firday of the month. They will be meeting at 1 p.m. April 1 at the LVPA firehouse. The group has planned a few activities including bake sales. lunches, a barbecue and trips. So far there are two trips planned. July 14, whale watching; and Oct. 17 through Oct. 19, a three-day Maine trip. Dates could change. The group welcomes new members. For any questions reach out to Mary Defreest at 518-733-0009.
TIVOLI — The Southern Tier Seniors will meet April 6 at the Mason’s Lodge in Tivoli. Social time begins at 11 a.m. There will be a regular meeting starting at noon. Membership dues will be collected. Also, a luncheon of Baked Ziti with Salad, Meatballs or Sausage along with dessert and coffee. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday each month at the Monumental Hall in Tivoli at 7 North Road. In case of snow with school closings our meeting will be the next day. New members are always welcome to attend. For information, call Jim at 845-756-2960.
GHENT — The Ghent-Chatham Seniors meet at 1 p.m. April 6 at the Ghent Reformed Church. County Route 22, West Ghent. Plans for future trips will be discussed so please come and participate. Dues are $5.
VALATIE — The Tri-Village Seniors will meet at 1 p.m. April 12 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Route 9, Valatie. There will be refreshments and social time starting at 1 p.m. The business meeting begins at 2 p.m. Dues are $5 a year and are payable at this meeting. New members are always welcome. Items to be discussed during the business meeting are upcoming trips for this year, guest speaker suggestions, meeting topics, 2022 election of officers in November and the 2022 Christmas Party.
For information, call President Sherrill Phillips at 518-784-3335.
CLAVERACK — The Claverack Seniors will meet at 1 p.m. April 8 at the Dutch Reformed Church in Claverack. The refreshment committee is Ellie Esselstyn and Adele Ryan. The program this month will be presented by the Greenport Rescue Squad.
All are welcome to attend the following scheduled trips:
April 20 and April 21, Encore Casino, $250 single/$150 dbl/ $130 trpl. Bus leaves at 7 a.m.
May 12, West Point, $20, bus leaves at 7:30 a.m. dinner on the way home on your own.
June 9, Log Cabin/Lobster Fest Doo Wop Review $70. Bus leaves at 8:30 a.m.
July 12, Plymouth Whale Watch, dinner on your own, $40. Bus leaves at 9 a.m.
Aug. 3, Medieval Times dinner theater in New Jersey, $45. Bus leaes at 7:30 a.m.
Sept. 21, Big E Fair, $20. Bus leaves at 7:30 a.m.
Non-members pay an additional $10 for trips. Pickups will be made at the AB Shaw Firehouse on Route 23. Payment is due a month before trip date. For information, or to sign up, call Debbie Grau, Trip Director, at 518-610-1766.
Columbia County Golden Agers
COLUMBIAVILLE — The Columbia County Golden Agers announce the following trips for 2022. For information and reservations, call Jeannine Wloch at 518-821-8696 or Gloria Giles at 518-822-1308.
Pennsylvania Amishland, Sight & Sound-David, June 14 through June 16, Double, $450; single, $589.
Log Cabin presents Barry Manilow and Cher Tribute, July 27. Choice of twin lobsters or prime rib, $106.
Nashville, Tennessee, Sept. 11 through Sept. 16. Double, $875; single, $1,225.
Riverview Inn, full course meal with award winning Jeff (Elvis) Kirck, Oct. 20, $79.
Log Cabin, Country Christmas & Veterans Show featuring Ozark Jubilee, Nov. 10, $106.
Senior Balance and Strength
COPAKE — The Roeliff Jansen Community Library, 9091 Route 22, Copake, offers a Senior Balance & Strength Class 9-10 a.m. Thursdays via Zoom. Patrons are invited to join us on Zoom for our very popular Balance & Strength classes. For information on hours and events and the Zoom link, call 518-325-4101.
ALBANY — New York State Office for the Aging has partnered with the Association on Aging in New York and GetSetUp to provide free virtual classes for older adults taught by peers, ask questions, make friends, learn new things and have fun. Classes include Core Fitness, Yoga, Food and Nutrition, Virtual Travel, Restarting your Career. Take classes from the comfort of your home. Go to wwww.getsetup.org/partner/NYSTATE. Use coupon code: NYSTATE. For information and help, call 1-888-559-1614 or email@example.com.