The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of Nov. 24. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 with any questions or for information.

Monday: Scheduled shopping, aerobics at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m, senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., harmonic group at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Tuesday: Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., luncheon of veal and peppers or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., Bingo and Rummikub at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, no Cardio Circuit at 9 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., needlecraft at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Thursday: Town hall closed for Thanksgiving Day;

Friday: Town hall closed.

Senior holiday luncheon

On Tuesday, Dec. 9. at noon our holiday luncheon will be held at the Cider House Restaurant at 6700 Dunnsville Rd. in Altamont.

The Menu will feature the entrée choice of: Stuffed meatloaf with mashed potatoes or roasted turkey with butternut squash. The cost is $20 per person.

Transportation service is available for Guilderland seniors.

Tickets are available from Nov. 10 to Dec. 2. Please make checks payable to: Town of Guilderland

Movie of the month

On Thursday, Nov. 20, at the Guilderland town hall court room the movie 42 will be shown.

This movie focuses on the relationship between baseball icon Jackie Robinson and Brooklyn Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey.

Heap program

With cold months approaching, heating costs will increase. People with monthly incomes under $2194 for one person, or $2869 for two people, are eligible for the Heating Assistance Program called HEAP. This grant can be received each heating season and goes directly to the heating company. The amount of the payment to each person is determined by income, living expenses and type of fuel used. Applications to the program should be available Nov. 17 in the senior office, and if you need assistance, please call to set up an appointment.

The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of Nov. 3. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 with any questions or for information.

Monday: Scheduled shopping, Christmas Tree Shop shopping trip; aerobics at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m, senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., harmonic group at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Tuesday: Election Day, programs closed;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, Christmas Tree Shop shopping trip, Cardio Circuit at 9 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., needlecraft at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Thursday: Scheduled shopping, Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., Medicare presentation at 10:30 a.m., Mahjong at 12:30 p.m., and Pinochle at 1 p.m.;

Friday: Scheduled shopping, painting, Bridge at 10 a.m., quilting at 1 p.m.

Holiday luncheon

On Tuesday, Dec. 9, at noon the annual town of Guilderland senior citizens holiday luncheon will be held at the Cider House Restaurant, 6700 Dunnsville Rd. in Altamont.

The Menu will feature the entrée choice of: stuffed meatloaf with mashed potatoes or roasted turkey with butternut squash. The cost is $20 per person.

Transportation service is available for Guilderland seniors.

Tickets are available from Nov. 10 through Dec. 2.

Please make checks payable to the Town of Guilderland.

Movie of the month

This month’s on Thursday, Nov. 20, at 10:30 a.m., in the Guilderland Town Hall courtroom we will be showing the movie, 42.

Please call the Senior Service office at 356-1980, ext.1048 by Thursday, Nov. 13 for a reservation.

This movie focuses on the relationship between baseball icon Jackie Robinson and Brooklyn Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey, who signed Robinson and in 1947 made him the first black major league baseball player of the modern era.  This movie is rated   PG13 and the run time is 128 minutes.

HEAP program

Cold months are approaching and heating costs will increase. People with monthly incomes under $2194 for one person, or $2869 for two people, are eligible for the Heating Assistance Program called HEAP. This grant can be received each heating season and goes directly to the heating company. The amount of the payment to each person is determined by income, living expenses, and type of fuel used. Applications to the program should be available Nov. 17 in the Senior Office, and if you need assistance, please call to set up an appointment.

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The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of Oct. 27. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 with any questions or for information.

Monday: Scheduled shopping, aerobics at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m, senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., harmonic group at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Tuesday: Strong bones Plus at 9 a.m., senior luncheon beef stew or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., Bingo/Rummikub at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, Cardio Circuit at 9 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., needlecraft at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Thursday: Scheduled shopping, Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., movie Twelve Years a Slave at 10:30 a.m., Mahjong at 12:30 p.m., and Pinochle at 1 p.m.;

Friday: Scheduled shopping, painting, Bridge at 10 a.m., quilting at 1 p.m.

Learn about Medicare

On Thursday, Nov. 6, from  10:30 a.m. to noon, join us in the town hall boardroom for this informative program.

Will you soon be 65? Are you already enrolled in Medicare but still have questions about your coverage options?  There are Medicare counselors trained to help you understand your choices and options. Attend a presentation designed to provide you with an understanding of Medicare and the choices available to you.

Thinking about changing your current Medicare coverage? This is a great time to get a better understanding of the whole picture. 

Having trouble paying your Medicare premium or related medical expenses? Find out if you may qualify for Federal assistance with your medical expenses.

You’re almost 65? Come learn about how Medicare works. You’ll probably be surprised by the number of choices available to you and all the factors that you should consider when making your choices. 

Please call 356-1980, ext. 1094 to register ahead of time.

Medicare appointments

Janet Kiffney from the Albany County Health Insurance Counseling Program will be in the senior office every Monday from Oct. 20 through Dec. 1. If you would like to schedule an informative one-on-one appointment between 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., please call the senior office.

Thanksgiving dinner deliveries

Preparations are in the works by Equinox, Inc. for their 45th Annual Equinox Thanksgiving Day Dinner. Please contact the senior office to make your reservation by Nov. 5.

 

The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of Sept. 29. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 with any questions or for information.

Monday: Scheduled shopping, aerobics at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Tuesday: Strong bones Plus at 9 a.m., luncheon of  chicken alfredo or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., nutritional speech at 11:30 a.m., and Bingo/Rummikub at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, Cardio Circuit at 9 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., needlecraft at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Thursday: Scheduled shopping, Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., Mahjongg at 12:30 p.m., and Pinochle at 1 p.m.;

Friday: Scheduled shopping, painting at 10 a.m., Bridge at 10 a.m., quilting at 1 p.m.

Fashion show and

luncheon

Please plan to join us at the fashion show and luncheon at The Cider House Restaurant, Orchard Creek Golf Course, Dunnsville Rd., in Altamont on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at noon.

Fashions are by Liz’s Closet and modeling by our senior ladies.

Your luncheon choices are: Tomato and rosemary braised pork loin with mashed potatoes or Parmesan crusted chicken over pasta primavera.

Tickets are available in the senior office through Sept 30. at a cost of $20 per person.

Please make checks payable to “Town of Guilderland.”

Remember to indicate your luncheon choice and if transportation is needed.

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The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of Sept. 22. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 with any questions or for information.

Monday: Scheduled shopping, aerobics at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Tuesday: Strong bones Plus at 9 a.m., luncheon of herb chicken or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., reading labels discussion from the Colonie Seniro diining staff at 11:30 a.m., and Bingo/Rummikub at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, Cardio Circuit at 9 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., needlecraft at 1 p.m., and Strong Bones Plus at 1:30 p.m.;

Thursday: Scheduled shopping, Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., American Red Cross presentation of Red Cross Ready from 10:30 a.m. to noon, movie Ladies In Lavender at 10:30 a.m.,  Mahjongg at 12:30 p.m., and Pinochle at 1 p.m.;

Friday: Scheduled shopping, painting at 10 a.m., Bridge at 10 a.m., quilting at 1 p.m.

Be Red Cross ready

September 25, at 10:30 a.m., at the Guilderland town hall
the Citizens Preparedness Corps provides an introduction to people as to how to respond to a disaster, whether that is manmade or natural. 

This presentation gives families the foundation needed to be prepared if a disaster strikes. This includes the importance of a family emergency plan, and having emergency supplies stocked up and put into an emergency kit. One must be aware of what is happening around them and knowing where they need to go or what they do if a disaster occurred. 

This presentation gives individuals the information they need to be fully prepared for any emergency they might encounter.

Please call senior office to register by Sept. 18.

Fashion show and

luncheon

Please plan to join us at the fashion show and luncheon at The Cider House Restaurant, Orchard Creek Golf Course, Dunnsville Rd., in Altamont on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at noon.

Fashions are by Liz’s Closet and modeling by our senior ladies.

Your luncheon choices are: Tomato and rosemary braised pork loin with mashed potatoes or Parmesan crusted chicken over pasta primavera.

Tickets are available in the senior office through Sept 30. at a cost of $20 per person.

Please make checks payable to “Town of Guilderland.”

Remember to indicate your luncheon choice and if transportation is needed.

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