WEEK OF MARCH 4-8
Group meets at 1:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the John Duke Senior Center, 1201 Hyde Park Blvd., Niagara Falls.
GARY BILLINGSLEY, ATTORNEY FOR THE ELDERLY:
TUESDAY: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lewiston Senior Center; 1:30-3:30 p.m., Office for the Aging, 111 Main St., Lockport.
THURSDAY: 11 a.m.-noon, Wheatfield Community Center; noon-1 p.m., Cal Richards Community Center, 7100 Lockport Road, Niagara Falls. Call 438-4020.
GOLDEN AGE PROGRAM:
1302 Main St., Niagara Falls.
The group meets the first Monday of the month. Call 285-8224, Ext. 215.
HOLY TRINITY SENIORS:
The group is on winter break through March. The next meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. April 23 at Gadawski’s Restaurant, 1445 Falls St., Niagara Falls, where guests and new members are invited to socialize/play cards. Call Vivian Pokrzyk at 754-8394.
JOHN A. DUKE SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER:
It is open from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and is located at 1201 Hyde Park Blvd., Niagara Falls. Call 297-9324.
Taxes are done from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday.
MONDAY: Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; nutrition, 11:45 a.m., crotchet, 1 p.m.
TUESDAY: Silver sneakers, 9:30 a.m.; elders group, 11 a.m.
WEDNESDAY: HDO seniors, basket weaving class (reservations needed); needle painters, bingo, exercise, 10 a.m.; nutrition, 11:45 a.m.; euchre, 1 p.m.
THURSDAY: Silver Sneakers, 10 a.m.; nutrition, 11:45 a.m.; pinochle, 1 p.m.; Healing Heroes, Computer Club, 6 p.m.
FRIDAY: Mahjong, 9 a.m.; zumba, 10 a.m.; nutrition, 11:45 a.m.; euchre, knitting, 1 p.m.
LASALLE NEIGHBORHOOD FACILITY:
The facility is open from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and is located at 95th Street and Colvin Boulevard, Niagara Falls.
MONDAY: Bingo, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:45 a.m.
TUESDAY: Bingo, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:45 a.m.
WEDNESDAY: Bingo, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:45 a.m.
THURSDAY: Bingo, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:45 a.m.
FRIDAY: Bingo, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:45 a.m.
LEWISTON SENIOR CENTER:
The center, 4361 Lower River Road, Youngstown, is open from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. A hot meal is served at 11:45 a.m. Monday-Friday. Reservations must be made one day in advance by 11:30 a.m. The “Larks” are looking for singers. The center is looking for woodcarvers, euchre, arm-chair yoga participants, tatting learners, Senior Book Club members and basic computer class participants. Trips begin this year. If interested, call the center at 754-2071.
MONDAY: Mahjonng, gentle yoga, 9 a.m.; pinochle, 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: Resistance band exercise, 10 a.m.; Senior Club, 11 a.m.
WEDNESDAY: Larks rehearsal, 9:30 a.m.; bingo, 1 p.m.
THURSDAY: Arm chair yoga, 9:15 a.m.; woodcarvers, 9:30 a.m.; Resistance Band exercise, 10:15 a.m.; euchre, 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: Quilting/crafts, 9:30 a.m.; tai chi, 9:30-10:30 a.m. ($5); bridge, 12:30 p.m.
LEWISTON TRAVEL CLUB:
Seats are available for the following trips: Buffalo Philharmonic’s salute to the “Wizard of Oz,” March 15 ($80); “Oh Canada Eh! Broadway Showstoppers,” April 10 ($85); Buffalo Philharmonic’s “Salute to the Flag,” May 24 ($80); Shaw Festival Brigadoon, June 28 ($90). All trips include either a lunch or an early dinner. Payment will reserve your seat. Mail to: Lewiston Travel Club, 836 The Circle, Lewiston, N.Y. 14092. Call Paulette Glasgow at 297-4749. Non-members are welcome.
MOUNT SINAI BAPTIST SENIORS:
Intercessory prayers are from 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays at Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church, 1750 Tennessee Ave., Niagara Falls. Open to the public. Call 285-5650.
NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH SENSATIONAL SENIORS:
The group meets at 11 a.m. the first and third Wednesdays of the month for business meetings, Bible study speakers, arts and crafts, trips and lunches at the church, 1122 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls. Call Joyce Jones at 285-5012 or 282-8118.
OUR LADY OF LEBANON SENIOR SOCIETY:
Group meets at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the John Duke Senior Center (see above for address). New members are welcome. Refreshments and bingo. For information, call Colleen Vesci at 297-6310.
POTTER’S HOUSE SENIORS’ MINISTRY:
Golden Crown Seniors meet at 12:30 p.m. the first Saturday of the month at Potter’s House Church, 723 Seventh St., Niagara Falls. Call Vivian Watkins at 285-3445.
Meet at 1:30 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of the month at the John Duke Senior Center (see above for address). New members are welcome.
The group meets at the Sanborn Fire Hall, 5811 Buffalo St., Sanborn. The hall opens at 9 a.m. The first Wednesday of every month is “bring your own sandwich” lunch at noon, followed by bingo. The third Wednesday of every month is a potluck supper at 5:30 p.m. followed by entertainment.
WEDNESDAY: Fit rhythms, 9:30 a.m.; first Wednesday of the month, noon, bring your own lunch, bingo; third Wednesday, 5 p.m., potluck dinner and entertainment; second and fourth Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., craft.
THURSDAY: Tai chi, 9:30 a.m.
Trips: Elvis Las Vegas Style, March 25, Seneca Niagara Casino ($36 bus, slot play $15, free buffet), leaves from Sanborn at 11:15 a.m., returns at 6:45 p.m.; del Lago Casino, May 14 ($30 bus, $25 slot play and buffet), leaves from Sanborn at 7:45 a.m., returns at 6:30 p.m.; Sprague’s Maple Farms & Seneca Allegany Casino, June 24 ($25 slot play, $5 food voucher; Eldred World War II Museum, Ellicottville and more, Sept. 24 ($70); del Lago Casino, Oct. 21 ($25 slot play, $5 food voucher). Call Kathleen Durfey at 283-1378.
ST. GEORGE ORTHODOX SENIOR SOCIAL CLUB:
Meets at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the church hall, 1073 Saunders Settlement Road, Niagara Falls. Call 283-5483.
ST. JOHN DE LASALLE TRAVEL CLUB:
Call Terry Calovini at 283-0012 or Phyllis Violanti at 283-0756.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SENIORS:
Group meets at 1 p.m. the first Monday of the month at St. Leo’s hall, 2748 Military Road, Niagara Falls. Call 297-5284.
SWEET LADIES OF THE COMMUNITY:
The group meets 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Niagara Falls Housing Authority Doris Jones Family Resource Bldg., 3001 Ninth St., Niagara Falls.
MONDAY: Quilting and cutting out material.
TUESDAY: Discussion, ideas and planning.
WEDNESDAY: Crocheting and embroidering.
FRIDAY: Review, discussion, orientation or speaker. For more information, call 285-5374.
THE DALE ASSOCIATION:
The Lockport Senior Centre, 33 Ontario St., Lockport, is open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. All are welcome. Register by calling 433-1886.
MONDAYS: Social sewers, 9:30 a.m.; yoga, Memory Minders, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Pickle Ball, 1 p.m.
TUESDAYS: Cribbage, 9:15 a.m.; Emergency Preparedness, 1 p.m.; chair exercise, 10:30 a.m.; bridge, 11:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; needler’s group, open cards, 1 p.m.; Consumer Credit Counseling Services, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WEDNESDAYS: SMILE, 9 a.m.; chair exercise, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; card tournament, 12:30 p.m.; quilting, 1 p.m.
THURSDAYS: Dominoes, 9:30 a.m.; chair exercise, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; bingo, 1 p.m.
FRIDAYS: Scrabble, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; friendly duplicate bridge, 1 p.m.; bingo, 7 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.)
TOWN OF NIAGARA SENIORS:
7000 Lockport Road, Town of Niagara. Reservations for lunch must be made a day in advance by 12:30 p.m. Call Director Joe Proietti at 297-5243.
TUESDAY: Yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; bingo, 11 a.m.; lunch, noon.
WEDNESDAY: Yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; bingo, 11 a.m.; lunch, noon.
THURSDAY: Yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; exercise 1:30-3 p.m.
The “Eat Well ... Stay Well” program meets from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at St. John’s AME Church, 917 Garden Ave., Niagara Falls. Call 285-6432 for more information.
TUESDAY: Gospel videos.
FRIDAY: Cooperative Extension and card bingo.
WHEATFIELD SENIOR CITIZENS:
2790 Church Road, Wheatfield.
The group has a weekly Ceramics Painting class and is asking the public for donations of ceramic pieces, big or small. Call 694-8504 for more information.
MONDAY: Bowling at Manor Lanes, 9 a.m. Bowlers are needed.
TUESDAY: Therabands exercise, 9 a.m.; Crestwood bingo, 10 a.m.; Niagara County lunch program, 11:30 a.m.; bridge, 12:45 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Ceramics, 9 a.m.; beginners’ line dancing, 9:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m.; Niagara County lunch program, 11:30 a.m.; arts and crafts, 1 p.m. Call 694-9381.
THURSDAY: Therabands exercise, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Wii bowling, 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: Cards, games, chatter. Business meeting is held the last Friday of every month.
Trips: Blarney Bunch band and lunch at Sean Patrick’s Irish Restaurant, March 12 ($67, includes lunch, show and bus, which will leave the center at 11 a.m., returning at 3:30 p.m.); “Miracle of Christmas,” Dec. 2-4, Millennium Theater, Lancaster, Pa., ($424, with $50 deposit). Three-day trip includes bus, shows, lodging two breakfasts, two dinners and all gratuities.
Call Jean Marshall at 694-5567 or Joan Piorkowski at 693-7355.
The group meets at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at Mount Erie Baptist Church, 1152 Fairfield Ave., Niagara Falls.
First Tuesday of the month, business meeting and testimony service; second Tuesday, testimony and exercise; third Tuesday, Bible study; fourth Tuesday, birthday celebration or outing. Call Sanders at 285-2965.
WILSON GOLDEN AGERS:
The group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at the Wilson Fire Hall, 250 Young St., Wilson. Coffee and tea starts at 10 a.m.; meeting at 11 a.m. Call Bonnie Newman at 439-8387.
Trip: Station Dinner Theatre in Pennsylvania planned for sometime in April.
The Coalition of Agencies in Service to the Elderly meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month.
Meeting locations rotate throughout the county. CASE is a group of agencies, organizations and people whose mission is to provide community resource education and networking opportunities to enhance services for the aging in Niagara County. Call 285-8224.