The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of   March 2. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 for any questions or information.

Monday: Scheduled shopping, aerobic registration, 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 to be announced or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., bingo, Rummikub and Scrabble at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, aerobic registration, cardio circuit at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness 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., Pinochle at 1 p.m.; and

Friday: Scheduled shopping, painting at 10 a.m., no Bridge at 10 a.m., and quilting at 1 p.m.

Learn about Medicare

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. 

This program is on Thursday, April 3, from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the town hall boardroom. Please call the senior office to register by March 27.

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.

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.  

Senior luncheon

Come to the senior luncheon and karaoke on Tuesday, April 29, at noon at Settles Hill Banquet House, 1123 Settles Hill Road, in Altamont.

The buffet luncheon includes: assorted sandwiches, salad bar, cream of broccoli soup, chicken marsala, brownie and cookies and tea, coffee or soft drink.

Our entertainment is Karaoke Masters with Steve Buess.

The cost is $17.00 per person. Please make checks payable to: Town of Guilderland and  drop them off or mail them to the senior office.

Transportation service is available upon request.

Group table reservations are always welcome. Tickets are available March 18 thru April 15.

Movie of the month

This month’s movie is Lee Daniels’ The Butler on March 27, at 10:30 a.m.

The Butler is a 2013 American historical fiction drama loosely based on the real life of Eugene Allen. The film stars Forest Whitaker as Cecil Ganes, an African-American who eyewitnesses notable events of the 20th Century during his 34-year tenure serving as White House butler.  Throughout his career while serving 8 different presidents, Cecil not only experiences, but lived through the Civil Rights Movement, Vietnam and other major events that affect this man’s life, family and American society.   The movie is rated PG-13.  Please call 356-1980 by March 20 to sign-up.

 

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— Photo from Krystie Wray, Engage Life director at Atria Guilderland Senior Living

Love blooms at Atria: After celebrating 73 years of marriage this past fall, Joe Savoy presented roses to his wife, Jean, for her birthday on Feb. 15 at Atria Guilderland.

 

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

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

Tuesday: Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., luncheon of turkey meatloaf or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., bingo, Rummikub and Scrabble at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, cardio circuit at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness 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., the movie Captain Phillips at 10:30 a.m., Mahjongg at 12:30 p.m., Pinochle at 1 p.m.; and

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

GHS spring musical

The Guilderland Players’ next musical will be All Shook Up.

Senior Citizen Night will be Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m., and tickets will be available at a cost of $5 each (cash only), in the senior office in February (call ahead to check on ticket availability 356-1980). The musical is a comedy based very loosely on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, but takes place in a small town in the 1950s and every musical number is an Elvis Presley song.

Transportation will be provided to this event. 

Movie of the month

This month’s movie On Feb. 27 at 10:30 a.m., is Captain Phillips based on true events that made international headlines, Tom Hanks portrays Capt. Richard Phillips, who is taken hostage by Somali pirates after they hijack his cargo ship, and the U.S. Navy’s efforts to rescue him.  Rated PG-13. Sign up by Feb. 20th at 356-1980, ext. 1940.

Yarn needed

Our needlecraft class makes lap Afghans and baby sweaters to donate to those in need in our community. Any donations of yarn would be greatly appreciated.

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The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of   Feb. 17. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 for any questions or information.

Monday: President’s Day town hall closed;

Tuesday: Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., blood pressure screening from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m., luncheon of Swedish meatballs or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., bingo, Rummikub and Scrabble at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, cardio circuit at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness 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., scheduled legal appointments at 9:30 a.m., Mahjongg at 12:30 p.m., Pinochle at 1 p.m.; and

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

GHS spring musical

The Guilderland Players’ next musical will be All Shook Up.

Senior Citizen Night will be Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m., and tickets will be available at a cost of $5 each (cash only), in the senior office in February (call ahead to check on ticket availability 356-1980). The musical is a comedy based very loosely on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, but takes place in a small town in the 1950s and every musical number is an Elvis Presley song.

Transportation will be provided to this event. 

Movie of the month

This month’s movie On Feb. 27 at 10:30 a.m., is Captain Phillips based on true events that made international headlines, Tom Hanks portrays Capt. Richard Phillips, who is taken hostage by Somali pirates after they hijack his cargo ship, and the U.S. Navy’s efforts to rescue him.  Rated PG-13. Sign up by Feb. 20th at 356-1980, ext. 1940.

Yarn needed

Our needlecraft class makes lap Afghans and baby sweaters to donate to those in need in our community. Any donations of yarn would be greatly appreciated.

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The Guilderland Senior Services is offering the following activities the week of   Feb. 10. Call the senior office at 356-1980, ext. 1048 for any questions or information.

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

Tuesday: Strong Bones Plus at 9 a.m., luncheon of Salisbury steak or cold plate at 11:30 a.m., bingo, Rummikub and Scrabble at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, cardio circuit at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness 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., Pinochle at 1 p.m.; and

Friday: Happy Valentine’s Day. Scheduled shopping, painting at 10 a.m., Bridge at 10 a.m., and quilting at 1 p.m.

GHS spring musical

The Guilderland Players’ next musical will be All Shook Up.

Senior Citizen Night will be Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m., and tickets will be available at a costs of $5 each (cash only), in the senior office in February (call ahead to check on ticket availability 356-1980). The musical is a comedy based very loosely on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, but takes place in a small town in the 1950s and every musical number is an Elvis Presley song.

Transportation will be provided to this event. 

Movie of the month

This month’s movie On Feb. 27 at 10:30 a.m., is Captain Phillips based on true events that made international headlines, Tom Hanks portrays Capt. Richard Phillips, who is taken hostage by Somali pirates after they hijack his cargo ship, and the U.S. Navy’s efforts to rescue him.  Rated PG-13. Sign up by Feb. 20th at 356-1980, ext. 1940.

Yarn needed

Our needlecraft class makes lap Afghans and baby sweaters to donate to those in need in our community. Any donations of yarn would be greatly appreciated.

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

Monday: Scheduled shopping, aerobics at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness at 10:30 a.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, Rummikub and Scrabble at 12:30 p.m.;

Wednesday: Scheduled shopping, cardio circuit at 9 a.m., Strong Bones Plus at 10:30 a.m., senior fitness 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., Pinochle at 1 p.m.; and

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

GHS spring musical

The Guilderland Players’ next musical will be All Shook Up.

Senior Citizen Night will be Thursday, March 13, at 7p.m., and tickets will be available at a costs of $5 each (cash only), in the senior office in February (call ahead to check on ticket availability 356-1980). The musical is a comedy based very loosely on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, but takes place in a small town in the 1950s and every musical number is an Elvis Presley song.

Transportation will be provided to this event. 

Movie of the month

This month’s movie On Feb. 27 at 10:30 a.m., is Captain Phillips based on true events that made international headlines, Tom Hanks portrays Capt. Richard Phillips, who is taken hostage by Somali pirates after they hijack his cargo ship, and the U.S. Navy’s efforts to rescue him.  Rated PG-13. Sign up by Feb. 20th at 356-1980, ext. 1940.

Yarn needed

Our needlecraft class makes lap Afghans and baby sweaters to donate to those in need in our community. Any donations of yarn would be greatly appreciated.

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