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Senior Center Posts Schedule November 9, 2018

The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center, located in the GEARS Community Center, 70 S. Poplar St., Elizabethtown, invites area seniors to its upcoming programs. The center, a service of GEARS and the Lancaster County Office of Aging, is open regularly on Mondays through Fridays. Interested individuals may call the center at 717-367-7984 for more information or to make reservations. Readers may also visit www.etownareaseniorcenter.org for details.

Activities on Thursday, Nov. 15, will include walking at 9 a.m., an essential oils program or a turkey craft at 10:30 a.m., an advisory council meeting at 11 a.m., and pinochle or bridge at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be bratwurst with sauerkraut topping and mustard on a hot dog roll, creamed potatoes and peas, and warm cinnamon applesauce.

The schedule on Friday, Nov. 16, will feature walking at 9 a.m., Bible study and Juniors Helping Seniors at 10 a.m., a town meeting at 11 a.m., and a TGIF dinner and pinochle party at 5 p.m. Lunch will be creamy chicken divan over white rice, tossed salad with tomato and dressing, a breadstick, and mandarin oranges.

On Monday, Nov. 19, the center will offer walking at 9 a.m.; laddergolf at 9:30 a.m.; Strength, Stretch, and Balance at 10 a.m.; bingo at 10:45 a.m.; and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be pork ribettes, seasoned potatoes, baked beans, a dinner roll, and sliced peaches.

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, activities will include walking at 9 a.m., a morning stretch at 9:30 a.m., Nutrition with Donna at 10:30 a.m., and a current events program at 1 p.m. Lunch will be baked ziti with meatballs, sauce, and cheese; Caesar salad; a garlic breadstick; and mixed fruit salad.

The schedule on Wednesday, Nov. 21, will feature walking at 9 a.m., chair exercise at 9:30 a.m., Wii Bowling or table games at 10 a.m., and a Central Penn Commodity Food Boxes program at 1 p.m. Lunch will be chicken, bacon, and Swiss club on a sandwich roll with lettuce and tomatoes; creamy potato soup; and blushed pears.

Additionally, the community is invited to support GEARS during the Extraordinary Give on Nov. 16. GEARS will be highlighting the senior center.

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Derry Seniors Slate Meeting November 9, 2018

Bob Ladd will present "Dawn of the Automobile Age: The Development of Man's Greatest Means of Transportation" at the next Derry Seniors' gathering at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20. The program will be held in room 7 on the lower level at Derry Presbyterian Church, 248 E. Derry Road, Hershey.

No reservations are needed, and no admission will be charged. Following devotions and the program, lunch will be available in the fellowship hall for a nominal fee per person. A pharmacist will be on hand to answer questions regarding medications.

A complete calendar of events for the 2018-19 season is available at www.derrypres.org. Derry Seniors offers adults age 55 and older an opportunity to gather, socialize, and learn about people and places within the community. To learn more, readers may call 717-533-9667.

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Gift Card Donations Sought For Holiday Program November 8, 2018

Lancaster County Office of Aging's 2018 holiday program is underway. Again this year, the agency plans to distribute grocery store gift cards to its low-income clients who are in need of assistance.

Community members can help with the program by purchasing a gift card in any demonination up to $25 to Giant or Weis Markets. The Office of Aging is also accepting monetary contributions in the form of checks.

Donations for this year's holiday program will be accepted through Monday, Dec. 10, and can be dropped off at the Lancaster County Government Center, 150 N. Queen St., Lancaster, during regular business hours, which are Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For additional information, including details on making a monetary contribution or on mailing donations, readers may call Derek Bendetti or Lisa Paulson at 717-299-7979.

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Neighbors Connect Sets Schedule November 8, 2018

First Presbyterian Church, 7 Marietta Ave., Mount Joy, will not hold its Neighbors Connect free lunch for seniors in November due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

The December luncheon will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m., and lunch will be at noon. At 12:30 p.m., the annual Christmas party will be held.

Attendees should turn off Marietta Avenue onto Sassafras Alley and park behind the church. Walk-ins will be accepted, but preregistration is preferred. For details, call 717-653-5888 or email fpcmj1@gmail.com.

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Senior Luncheon Event Planned November 7, 2018

The Millersville-Manor Senior Luncheon will be held on Monday, Nov. 26, at the Millersville VFW, which is located at 219 Walnut Hill Road, Millersville. Anyone over 55 years old is welcome to attend.

The meeting will start at noon with a luncheon. There is a fee per person, which includes the meal, entertainment, and door and birthday prizes. Tickets will be sold for a giveaway drawing. Entertainment will be provided by Peggy Keller, Senior Idol vocalist.

Interested readers should make a reservation by Monday, Nov. 19, by calling Vie Herr at 717-464-2557 or Bill Kreider at 717-872-8191.

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September House Posts Schedule November 7, 2018

September House, 1251 W. King St., York, has posted its upcoming schedule of activities. For more information, readers may call 717-848-4417 or email September_House2@yahoo.com.

The senior center delivers meals to homebound seniors on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and is in need of volunteers to help with deliveries. Routes are within a few miles of the center, and a commitment of one to two hours is required.

The center will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday, Nov. 23, to celebrate Thanksgiving.

On Monday, Nov. 19, at 10:45 a.m. there will be an "Exploring Our National Parks" video presentation. Featured on Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 9 to 11 a.m. will be the crafting of Christmas ornaments from jar lids, with all supplies provided on a first-come, first-served basis. A group will carpool to the Corner Stable for lunch at 11:30 a.m., with attendees paying for their meal and tip for the driver. Scheduled on Wednesday, Nov. 21, at 10:45 a.m. is the playing of "Now You Have It" left and right "Thanksgiving," with anyone who wants to play asked to bring a wrapped (or bagged) gift.

Daily workouts will be offered from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Tang Soo Do, a Korean martial arts program, will be taught by a certified teacher on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 to 3 p.m. A study group for those interested in obtaining their ham (amateur) radio operator's license will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m.

The senior center also offers cards and games throughout the week. Pinochle is played every Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. Chess is played on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the bridge club meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays. The center is also adding a group for shuffleboard on Tuesdays from 9 to 11 a.m., and the group is looking for additional players. All are welcome to play or watch. Board games, cards and jigsaw puzzles are also available for everyone to enjoy. In addition, wood burning classes and workshops are held on the first and third Fridays.

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Senior Center Activities Set November 7, 2018

Stewartstown Area Senior Center, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown, has announced its upcoming schedule of activities. For more information, readers may call 717-993-3488.

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, aerobics class will meet in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Mary Ellen will be available to teach ceramics, and Beth Miller will present a program on Alzheimer's. The bridge group will meet in the afternoon, and table games and Wii bowling will be available throughout the day.

On Thursday, Nov. 15, the monthly breakfast of chipped beef, homefries, toast, eggs, pancakes and juice will start at 7 a.m. Barb's aerobics class will meet in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. A nurse will be on hand in the morning to check blood pressures and weights. Becky will be available to provide massages to those who preregister, with a cost set for this service. Kings in the Corner will start at 9:30 a.m., yoga class will begin at 10:30 a.m. and table and Wii games will be available throughout the day. The acrylic art class and Hand and Foot will both take place at noon.

On Friday, Nov. 16, Barb's aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. A variety of table games will be available throughout the day, indoor bocce will be played in the morning and bingo will be played after lunch.

On Monday, Nov. 19, aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., and the breakfast group will meet at the New Freedom Restaurant for food and fellowship. Various table games will be available throughout the day. Jane Thomas' drawing class will start at 1:30 p.m., and the board of directors will meet at 3 p.m. Orders for the Christmas candy fundraiser are due on this day.

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., with the beginner watercolor class meeting at 9:15 a.m. and the intermediate class starting at 12:30 p.m. Willy will teach her craft class. Table games will be available throughout the day, Wii bowling will be available in the morning and the pinochle players will meet at noon.

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Group For Seniors Slates Meeting November 6, 2018

The Strasburg Senior Citizens will hold their next monthly meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 21, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Strasburg Fire Hall, 203 W. Franklin St., Strasburg. The meeting will feature "Remember Elvis," a program of musical entertainment by Brad Crum.

The Strasburg Senior Cititzens group is now in its 52nd year. The group welcomes new members from not only Strasburg but also a wide area of Lancaster city and county. The group offers fellowship, musical entertainment, an annual picnic, a Christmas banquet, bus tours, bingo, refreshments, and more. Visitors are always welcome.

For more information, readers may call Bill at 717-687-9072.

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Mohler Center Sets Schedule November 2, 2018

Mohler Senior Center, 25 Hope Drive, Hershey, has posted its upcoming schedule of special events. For more information, readers may call 717-533-2002, email information@mohlerseniorcenter.com, or visit www.mohlerseniorcenter.com.

The center will collect donations of nonperishable food items for the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank during November. Items may be dropped off in the bins in the lobby. All donations must be factory sealed and in good condition. Most requested goods are those that are rich in protein and provide adequate nutrition, including peanut butter, 100 percent fruit juice, canned chicken and tuna, single-serve macaroni and cheese, shelf-stable milk in 8-ounce containers, almonds, and individual fruit cups. Cash donations will be accepted, as well.

Flu shots will be available to center members and nonmembers of all ages from any township from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, Nov. 9. There is a cost, which may be covered by the individual's insurance. For more information, readers may call VNA at 717-233-1035.

Matt Mandia from Derry Township Parks and Recreation will present a Lunch and Learn on the new Hershey Community Center on Monday, Nov. 12, at noon. He will present the most recent plan for the community center, including the senior center. Lunch will be hot roast beef sandwiches with mashed potatoes and dessert. Registration is required by Thursday, Nov. 8.

During a social on Friday, Nov. 16, at 11:30 a.m., The Chocolettes, a tap dancing group, will perform new material. A catered lunch will include turkey with stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn, cranberry relish, and pumpkin pie. There is a cost, and reservations are required by Tuesday, Nov. 13.

During Medicare annual open enrollment, APPRISE Medicare counselors will provide free help to seniors who live in Dauphin County. Sessions have been set for Thursday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursday, Nov. 29, from noon to 4 p.m. To schedule an appointment, readers may call Shannon at 717-780-6130, ext. 6147, and leave a message.

The center will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22 and 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

A diabetes support group will meet at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, and will focus on Type 2 diabetes.

A luncheon will take place at The Circular at Hotel Hershey at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7. The cost includes all food, soft drinks, coffee, tea, and gratuity. Registration is available in the center office.

Individuals are invited to provide gifts for seniors in need. Those who wish to be involved may pick up a gift tag at the center and bring back a wrapped gift by Monday, Nov. 26.

The center notes that Mohler Money is available for purchase and can be used for the center's activities, such as trips, luncheons, and memberships.

A trip to see the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular Show featuring the Radio City Rockettes has been set for Thursday, Nov. 15. The motorcoach bus will depart the Weis Market on Linglestown Road at 7 p.m. Tickets include transportation and orchestra seats for the show; attendees will get lunch on their own. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Senior Center Sets Activities November 2, 2018

The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center, located in the GEARS Community Center, 70 S. Poplar St., Elizabethtown, invites area seniors to its upcoming programs. The center, a service of GEARS and the Lancaster County Office of Aging, is open regularly on Mondays through Fridays. Interested individuals may call the center at 717-367-7984 for more information or to make reservations. Readers may also visit www.etownareaseniorcenter.org for details.

Activities on Thursday, Nov. 8, will include walking at 9 a.m., a visit from a preschool class at 10 a.m., bean bags and shuffleboard at 11 a.m., and pinochle or bridge at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be a warm roast beef sandwich with cheese and au jus on a sandwich roll, homemade vegetable soup with crackers, and pineapple tidbits.

The schedule on Friday, Nov. 9, will feature walking at 9 a.m., Bible study and Juniors Helping Seniors at 10 a.m., Vaugh's Challenge at 11 a.m., and a TGIF dinner at 5 p.m. Lunch will be country fried chicken with creamy gravy, whipped potatoes, peas and carrots, whole-grain mini biscuits, and fresh fruit.

On Monday, Nov. 12, the center will offer walking at 9 a.m.; laddergolf or Veterans Reminisce at 9:30 a.m.; Strength, Stretch, and Balance at 10 a.m.; bingo at 10:45 a.m.; and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. A covered dish lunch will be held.

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, activities will include walking at 9 a.m., a morning stretch at 9:30 a.m., Minute to Win It Challenges at 10:30 a.m., and Thanksgiving Memories at 1 p.m. Lunch will be baked meatloaf marinara with mozzarella topping, garlic whipped potatoes, Parmesan corn wheat bread, and banana pudding with vanilla wafer-style cookies.

The schedule on Wednesday, Nov. 14, will feature walking at 9 a.m., chair exercise at 9:30 a.m., Wii Bowling at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., table games at 10 a.m., Ukulele Band at 2 p.m., and Seniors in GEARS at Friendly's in Hershey at 2 p.m. Lunch will be roasted turkey with gravy, stuffing, whipped potatoes, carrots, a dinner roll, a pumpkin pie slice, and cranberry sauce.

The senior center will hold its annual fall bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Highlights of the bazaar will include a lucky draw auction, a pancake breakfast, attic treasures, and more.

Additionally, the community is invited to support GEARS during the Extraordinary Give on Friday, Nov. 16. GEARS will be highlighting the senior center.

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Wii Bowling Team Celebrates End Of Season November 1, 2018

The Heritage Senior Center's Wii bowling team and its competitors celebrated the final game of the season during a celebration held at Hoss's Steak and Seahouse in West York. The Heritage Senior Center team competed against teams from seniors centers and retirement communities across York County, including locations in Shrewsbury and Hanover. Games and prizes were enticement to expand their knowledge of bowling.

Heritage Senior Center is located at 3700 Davidsburg Road, Dover.

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September House Posts Schedule October 31, 2018

September House, 1251 W. King St., York, has posted its upcoming schedule of activities. For more information, readers may call 717-848-4417 or email September_House2@yahoo.com.

The senior center delivers meals to homebound seniors on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and is in need of volunteers to help with deliveries. Routes are within a few miles of the center, and a commitment of one to two hours is required.

The center will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12, to honor Veterans Day.

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, there will be an exploration of early Christian writings from a historical point of view at 10:45 a.m. On Thursday, Nov. 15, from 9 to 11 a.m. will be the crafting of chenille stem candy canes to make a door wreath, with all supplies provided on a first-come, first-served basis and with preregistration requested by calling the center.

Daily workouts will be offered from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Tang Soo Do, a Korean martial arts program, will be taught by a certified teacher on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 to 3 p.m. A study group for those interested in obtaining their ham (amateur) radio operator's license will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m.

The senior center also offers cards and games throughout the week. Pinochle is played every Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. Chess is played on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the bridge club meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays. The center is also adding a group for shuffleboard on Tuesdays from 9 to 11 a.m., and the group is looking for additional players. All are welcome to play or watch. Board games, cards and jigsaw puzzles are also available for everyone to enjoy. In addition, wood burning classes and workshops are held on the first and third Fridays.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule October 31, 2018

The South Central York County Senior Center, 150 E. Main St., New Freedom, has announced its upcoming activities. The center serves a hot lunch at 11:30 a.m. each day, and attendees are encouraged to arrive at about 11:20 a.m.

Special activities will include a trip to the Pennsylvania Craft Show on Wednesday, Nov. 28, and a Christmas party on Thursday, Dec. 13, with entertainment, a photo booth, and more. A trip to see the Christmas show at a Lancaster theater is also being planned.

The center offers a variety of programs during the week. Isometric exercises take place at 9:15 a.m. each day, tai chi is held at 10:15 a.m. each day, and Stretch Yoga takes place at 9 a.m. on Mondays. Line dancing is offered at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Center attendees may also use exercise equipment and walk in the gym every morning. The center's weights class, which includes using weights and working on agility, is held at 9 a.m. on Fridays, and interested participants are encouraged to arrive a little early, as seating is limited.

Additional activities offered by the senior center include the acrylic art class on Mondays at 9:30 a.m., watercolor art class on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m., ceramics on Wednesdays at 9:15 a.m., Walking Through the Bible on Thursdays at 8:45 a.m., and Friends Together Craft Class on Fridays at 9 a.m. A class on card making, blanket knotting, and a quilters' group are also offered.

For more information, readers may call the senior center at 717-235-6060. The center is seeking a meal driver for its Meals on Wheels route in Stewartstown. Those who would be willing to volunteer one morning a month may call the center.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule October 31, 2018

The Delta Area Senior Center, located in the Peach Bottom Township Building at 5 Pendyrus St., has announced its upcoming activities. Free Wi-Fi, Wii bowling, and walking are available from Mondays to Fridays. A hot lunch is served on weekdays at noon for a donation. Those interested in eating lunch at the center should make a reservation two business days in advance by calling the center at 717-456-5753.

Dominoes will be played on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at 9 a.m., and a group will meet at Lion Bowling Center in Red Lion at that time to bowl three games. Challenges will start at 12:30 p.m., the art class will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m., and Quilts of Valor will meet at 6 p.m.

On Thursday, Nov. 8, at 9 a.m., Sequence will be played. At 9:30 a.m., those who have signed up will make a live floral arrangement. At 10:30 a.m., Jim McClure will give a presentation on "The Hex Murder of 1928." After lunch, the pinochle players will play from 1 to 3 p.m.

On Friday, Nov. 9, bingo will start at 9:30 a.m., with cribbage from 10 a.m. to noon, light exercises (previously known as chair exercises) at 11 a.m., and a Left-Right-Center game at 11:15 a.m. Challenges will start at 12:30 p.m., and the knitting class and another session of cribbage will both run from 1 to 3 p.m.

The center will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12, in honor of Veterans Day.

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, bingo and pickleball will begin at 9:30 a.m. There will be free blood pressure checks by a nurse from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Other activities will include Wii Millionaire at 12:30 p.m. and the card game Phase 10 from 1 to 3 p.m. The Creative Writing class will meet from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

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Senior Center Activities Set October 31, 2018

Stewartstown Area Senior Center, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown, has announced its upcoming schedule of activities. For more information, readers may call 717-993-3488.

On Wednesday, Nov. 7, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Mary Ellen will be available to teach ceramics, with Christmas ceramics for sale or adoption. A Senior Life representative will present a program on "The Right Fuel to Stay Fit" at 10:30 a.m. The bridge group will meet at noon, followed by the card players meeting at 1 p.m. Table games will be available throughout the day.

On Thursday, Nov. 8, an aerobics class will meet in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. A nurse will be on hand to check blood pressures and weights. Kings in the Corner and Wii games will be available throughout the day. Chair yoga will begin at 10:30 a.m. A bus trip to a Lancaster theater to see a Christmas show will leave the center at 10:45 a.m. The acrylic painting class and Hand and Foot will both take place at noon.

On Friday, Nov. 9, aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. All veterans all invited to the center for special music as New Song will present a concert honoring all veterans at 10:15 a.m. in the sanctuary. A covered dish meal prepared by the seniors to thank the veterans will be served at 11:30 a.m. for those who have reserved a meal.

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Bowling League Celebrates Season October 29, 2018

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Senior Center Posts Activities October 26, 2018

The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center, located in the GEARS Community Center, 70 S. Poplar St., Elizabethtown, invites area seniors to its upcoming programs. The center, a service of GEARS and the Lancaster County Office of Aging, is open regularly on Mondays through Fridays. Interested individuals may call the center at 717-367-7984 for more information or to make reservations. Readers may also visit www.etownareaseniorcenter.org for details.

Activities on Thursday, Nov. 1, will include walking at 9 a.m., checkers at 10 a.m., dominoes at 10:30 a.m., and pinochle or bridge at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be warm ham and cheese on whole-grain ciabatta, creamy tomato bisque with crackers, and fresh fruit.

On Friday, Nov. 2, the center will offer walking at 9 a.m., a Bible study and Juniors Helping Seniors at 10 a.m., the Stella Awards at 11 a.m., and a TGIF dinner at 5 p.m. Lunch will be Burgundy meatballs with mushrooms over penne pasta, carrots, wheat bread, and mixed fruit salad.

The schedule on Monday, Nov. 5, will include walking at 9 a.m.; laddergolf at 9:30 a.m.; Strength, Stretch, and Balance at 10 a.m.; music with Dan Martin at 10:30 a.m.; Ruthie's Reading at 11:45 a.m.; and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be a sloppy joe on a whole-grain sandwich roll, ranch-seasoned potatoes, green beans, and cookies.

Activities set for Tuesday, Nov. 6, include walking at 9 a.m., a morning stretch at 9:30 a.m., a visit from a preschool class at 10 a.m., Pennies From Heaven at 10:30 a.m., and a 10-Minute Tasty Tip at 1 p.m. Lunch will be a Hawaiian pork chop, blended rice pilaf, mixed vegetables, white bread, and sliced apples.

On Wednesday, Nov. 7, the center will offer walking at 9 a.m., chair exercise at 9:30 a.m., Wii Bowling at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., table games at 11 a.m., and Bingo for Bucks at 1:30 p.m. Lunch will be chicken picatta, bowties, tossed salad with tomato and dressing, Italian bread, sliced peaches, and birthday cake.

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Medicare Sessions Planned October 25, 2018

Lititz Public Library, 651 Kissel Hill Road, Lititz, will offer a Medicare Information Session via individual counseling sessions on Friday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The sessions are for those who are new to Medicare or who soon will be.

Registration is required. To register, call the Lancaster County Office of Aging at 717-299-7979 and ask for Bev Via, APPRISE coordinator, or email aging@co.lancaster.pa.us.

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September House Posts Schedule October 24, 2018

September House, 1251 W. King St., York, has posted its upcoming schedule of activities. For more information, readers may call 717-848-4417 or email September_House2@yahoo.com.

The senior center delivers meals to homebound seniors on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and is need of volunteers to help with deliveries. Routes are within a few miles of the center, and a commitment of one to two hours is required.

On Tuesday, Nov, 6, from 9 to 11 a.m., Linda will guide this month's craft: making a beaded eyeglass chain. An APPRISE counselor from the York County Area Agency on Aging will be available on Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 1 to 2 p.m. On Thursday, Nov. 8, at 10:30 a.m. will be the monthly planning meeting. On Friday, Nov. 9, a movie to be announced will be shown, with a sweet treat at 12:45 p.m.

The center will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12, to honor Veterans Day.

Daily workouts will be offered from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Tang Soo Do, a Korean martial arts program, will be taught by a certified teacher on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 to 3 p.m. A study group for those interested in obtaining their ham (amateur) radio operator's license will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m.

The senior center also offers cards and games throughout the week. Pinochle is played every Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. Chess is played on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the bridge club meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays. The center is also adding a group for shuffleboard on Tuesdays from 9 to 11 a.m., and the group is looking for additional players. All are welcome to play or watch. Board games, cards, and jigsaw puzzles are also available for everyone to enjoy. In addition, wood burning classes and workshops are held on the first and third Fridays.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule October 24, 2018

The Delta Area Senior Center, located in the Peach Bottom Township Building at 5 Pendyrus St., has announced its upcoming activities. Free Wi-Fi, Wii bowling, and walking are available from Mondays to Fridays. A hot lunch is served on weekdays at noon for a donation. Those interested in eating lunch at the center should make a reservation two business days in advance by calling the center at 717-456-5753.

Halloween will be celebrated on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 10 a.m. to noon with games, snacks and prizes, and costume judging at 11:30 a.m. (costumes are encouraged but not required). Dominoes will be played at the center at 9 a.m., and a group will meet at Lion Bowling Center in Red Lion at that time to bowl three games. Challenges will start at 12:30 p.m., and the art class will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

On Thursday, Nov. 1, at 9 a.m., Sequence will be played. At 9:30 a.m., bracelets for the Ben's Wish Foundation will be the craft project. A new products demonstration will take place at 10:45 a.m. After lunch, the pinochle players will play from 1 to 3 p.m.

On Friday, Nov. 2, penny bingo and pickleball will both start at 9:30 a.m., with cribbage from 10 a.m. to noon, chair exercises at 11 a.m., and an auction game at 11:15 a.m. Challenges will start at 12:30 p.m., and the knitting class and another session of cribbage will both run from 1 to 3 p.m.

The activities on Monday, Nov. 5, will begin with dominoes and Sit and Sew at 9 a.m. Bible study is canceled for the week and will resume on Monday, Nov. 26. Chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m. At 10:30 a.m. will be a presentation, "The History of York County Agriculture," by local historian June Lloyd. Challenges will begin at 12:30 p.m., followed by crochet class at 1 p.m. Evening pinochle will start at 7:30 p.m.

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, citizens are encouraged to exercise their right to vote at their allocated polling place. Bingo will begin at 9:30 a.m., with pickleball canceled until Tuesday, Nov. 13. A podiatry practice will be on-site to do routine foot care, with interested individuals asked to call the center for an appointment. Other activities will include Wii Jeopardy! at 12:45 p.m. and the card game Phase 10 at 1 p.m. The Creative Writing class will meet from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

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