Senior Citizens’ News: Pittston Active Adult Center closed Monday, May 30


Center closed Monday

PITTSTON — The Pittston Active Adult Center will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.

Lillian Burnett from Penn State Extension will present a program called “Nutrition Links” from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31. This series of lessons and activities on various topics will help residents care and feed their families on a limited budget by learning how to prepare low-cost quick meals, food safety skills, how to read food labels, choosing fruits and vegetables. Registration is required.

Reservations are now being taken for the following trips:

Tioga Downs Racing & Casino — Thursday, June 16

Mount Airy Casino — Monday, July 18

Sands Casino — Thursday, Aug. 18

Hollywood Casino — Thursday, Sept. 1

Ehrhardt’s Waterfront Resort Day Trip — Thursday, Oct. 6

Sands Casino — Thursday, Nov. 3

For more information, contact Connie Kokinda at the center.

Line dancing classes with Sue are held at 10 a.m. Mondays. 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. on Tuesdays and 9 a.m. on Thursdays. There is no charge for these classes.

Ceramic Class with Ann is held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays while Bingo with Ron and Amy is held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Friday mornings and also from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoons.

Shuffleboard matches are held at 10 a.m. Wednesday mornings where the men challenge the women.

Craft class with Faye and Rosanne is held at 10 a.m. on Thursday mornings, as is Wii bowling with John.

The center offers ballroom dance lessons with Joseph Kull, instructor at 2 p.m. on Thursdays. A small fee is charged.


Flea market is June 4

EXETER TWP. — The Falls Active Adult Center will host a flea market and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 4. The Falls Lions Club will be selling food. Outside space is available for $10. Contact Twila Watkins at the center to reserve a space.


Senior meeting May 31

EXETER — The Cosmopolitan Senior Citizens Club will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 31 in St. Anthony’s Center. Hosts/hostesses will be notified.

A casino trip is scheduled to Sands Casino on Thursday, June 16. Pickups are in Exeter and Pittston. It is not a requirement to be a club member to join a trip.

For more information, call Johanna at 570-655-2720.
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