It's Polka Time. A Polka Dance group is now formed. If you love to Polka, this group is for you.
Ron and Sharon McAdarra are co-coordinating this group which meets on Mondays at 1 pm. Singles and couples are welcome to join. This group will be providing entertainment to various nursing homes in our area. For further information or to register call the center at 655-5561.
Tickets are now on sale for our annual Christmas Party at Jenkins Township Social Hall on Sunday, December 9th. Cost is $24 which includes a family style dinner, desert, beer, wine & soda. Doors open at noon, dinner is served at 1 pm. Music for your dancing or listening pleasure will be provided by the George Tarasik Orchestra from 2 – 5 pm. Door prizes will be given. Last day to make your reservations is Tuesday, December 4th.
Wednesday, November 28 is Apple Pie and Ice Cream Day. Following dinner pie and ice cream will be offered at a cost of $1.
The Pittston Senior Center is seeking new members. If you are 60 years of age or older or your spouse is 60 years of age or older and would like to become a member or for further information please stop in or call the Center at 655-5561. A complimentary dinner voucher will be given to each new member.
The Cosmopolitan Seniors will gather again at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27, at St. Anthony Center, in Exeter. Refreshments will be provided.
Sixty four members and 1 guest attended the previous meeting, which had been rescheduled due to the Frankenstorm, and enjoyed a Hoagie luncheon. A brief meeting was conducted after the luncheon. Congratulation were extended to Irene Parini who celebrated her 87thbirthday two days earlier. Johanna reported on the plans for the Christmas party scheduled for December 4th. Members were reminded that we are collecting non-perishable food items to be donated to the local food pantry. After the meeting the group enjoyed refreshments and Bill Kull played patriotic music in honor of Veterans Day. Bingo was played and raffles conducted. 50/50 winners were Aggie Abromavage, Charlie Cheskiewicz, Helen Zarychta, and two time winner Frances Poluske. A couple of prize baskets were raffled off with Irene Parini winning the Bagel basket and Sharon McAdarra winning the Breakfast Basket
Travel coordinator Johanna is accepting reservations for a trip to Mount Airy Casino on Wednesday December12. Pickups in Exeter and Pittston. Details can be obtained from Johanna at 655-2720.
The Falls Senior Center sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging invites anyone 60 or over to the following activites:
• Monday and Friday at 11 a.m., complete body stretch exercises using weights and bands
• Wednesday at 10 a.m., walking
• Wed. Nov. 28 at noon, celebration of November birthdays.
• Daily activities at the Center include: Wii, shuffleboard, Scrabble and cards
• Anyone wishing to join us for a hot meal at noon for a suggested donation of $2 should RSVP to Twila at 388-2623 by 12:30 p.m. the day before.