Senior Citizens’ News: Jenkins Township Seniors meeting March 21

March 17th, 2017 1:13 pm


Celebrate March birthdays March 24

PITTSTON — March birthdays will be celebrated with a special lunch at 11:45 a.m. Friday, March 24.

An afternoon tea party will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 27.

There will be a trip to Mount Airy Casino Wednesday, April 5. Cost to attend is $22.

There will be a Volunteer Special Dinner and Program Thursday, April 27.

A trip to Sands Casino will be Thursday, May 4. Cost is $28 with $20 in free play and $5 off food.

A banquet for the bowling league will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 8.

The Annual Dinner and Dance will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at Genetti’s in Wilkes-Barre. Cost is $29 per person and DJ George Rittenhouse will provide entertainment.

A trip to Hollywood Casino will be Thursday, June 1. Cost to attend is $28 with $20 in free play and $5 off food.

Membership dues for 2017 are now being accepted. Suggested donation is $5. Members are asked to supply any changes to their information.

Line dancing classes with Sue are held at 10 a.m. every Monday. Exercise classes with Catherine and Ruth are held at 9 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Sandi offers chair exercise classes at 11 a.m. Tuesdays and at 9 a.m. Thursdays.

There is no charge for these classes.

Ceramic Class with Ann is held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays. Bingo with Ron and Amy is held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and also from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays. Shuffleboard matches are held at 10 a.m. Wednesdays where the men challenge the women. Helen Shannon is the captain. Craft class with Faye is held at 10 a.m. Thursdays. Wii Bowling with John is also offered.


‘Transforming Your Health’ workshop is March 21

EXETER TWP. — A special workshop entitled “Transforming Your Health Naturally” will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, March 21 with Donna LaBar, Certified Integrative Health Coach, Author and Speaker.

Lunch & Learn will be held at 12:15 p.m. Thursday, March 23 with Mary Reeves, LSW, Admissions Director from the Gardens, on the topic “Not Just Salads for Seniors.”

A special nutrition lunch will be held Wednesday, March 29.


Monthly meeting March 21

JENKINS TWP. — The Jenkins Township Senior Citizens will hold their regular monthly meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 21 at Jenkins Township Hose Company, 2 2nd St.

During the business meeting, election of officers will be held and dues will be collected. A bingo will be held following the meeting and refreshments will be served.

Host and Hostess for the meeting are Jerry and Ellen Mondlak. The organization welcomes new members.