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Senior Center Posts Schedule September 19, 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 video games, and walking is available from Monday to Friday. 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.

On Wednesday, Sept. 26, dominoes will be played at 9 a.m. and a group will meet at Lion Bowling Center in Red Lion to bowl three games. The Veterans Service Officer will be at the center to offer information on services available to veterans. To schedule an appointment, readers may call the center. Veterans of any age may take advantage of this service. Dutch Welker will also be available at 9:30 a.m. to replace watch batteries and make minor repairs. No appointment is necessary, though there is a nominal fee for the batteries. Chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m., and the challenges will be held at 12:30 p.m. The art class will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

Give Away Day will be celebrated on Thursday, Sept. 27. Everyone who eats lunch at the center will be treated to an ice cream sundae bar for dessert and will be entered into a drawing for door prizes. The Sequence players will meet at 9 a.m. Volunteers will also set up tables for the Gigantic Indoor Yard Sale. Donna will lead rubber stamping craft class at 9:30 a.m. There is no charge and all materials will be provided. The Yes We Can healthy living group will meet at 11 a.m. Also at 11 a.m., Patrick Lampman will perform old fashioned country and gospel music. The pinochle players will meet from 1 to 3 p.m.

On Friday, Sept. 28, a breakfast will be served from 8 to 9 a.m. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, chipped beef gravy and toast, coffee, hot tea, and orange juice. Further set up for the yard sale will begin immediately after breakfast. Bingo will be played at 9:30 a.m. and chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m. The auction game will be played at 11:15 a.m. and challenges will begin at 12:30 p.m. The knitting class and cribbage group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m.

The Gigantic Indoor Yard Sale will take place on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the all-purpose room of the Peach Bottom Recreation building.

On Monday, Oct. 1, the Sit and Sew group and the dominoes group will both meet at 9 a.m. A Bible study will begin at 10 a.m., and chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m. The crochet class will meet at 1 p.m. The pinochle players will meet at 7:30 p.m.

Bingo and pickle ball will both begin at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2. Wii Millionaire will be played at 12:30 p.m., followed by Phase 10 at 1 p.m. The Creative Writing Class will begin at 1:15 p.m.

The Delta Area Senior Center is open to all Pennsylvania residents age 60 and older. There are no registration fees or membership dues.

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Senior Center Plans Programs September 19, 2018

September House Senior Center, 1251 W. King St., York, has posted its upcoming schedule of activities.

On Friday, Oct. 5, a group will meet at 11 a.m. to carpool to eat at Fujihana. On Monday, Oct. 8, the senior center will be closed for Columbus 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 offer 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. A wide variety of 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 To Offer Flu Shots September 19, 2018

The Stewartstown Area Senior Center, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown, will offer flu shots on Monday, Oct. 15, from 9 to 11 a.m. Standard flu shots and high-dose flu shots will be available for people age 18 and up. Preregistration is required by calling the senior center at 717-993-3488 by Friday, Oct. 5.

Medicare Part B will be accepted for the flu shots. The flu shot provider will submit the claim to the insurance company. Attendees may also pay for the shots with cash; separate fees have been set for the standard shot and for the high-dose shot.

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Presentation, Ice Cream Social Posted September 19, 2018

Stewartstown Area Senior Center, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown, will host a demonstration and talk about phone captioning services on Oct. 3. Attendees of the presentation will be able to participate in an ice cream social.

To make reservations for the event, readers may call the center at 717-993-3488 by Monday, Oct. 1. The senior center is located in the Stewartstown United Methodist Church.

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Center To Start Radio Station September 19, 2018

September House Senior Center was the recipient of a grant from York County Community Foundation to start an Amateur (HAM) Radio Station. The funds will be used to purchase equipment for the station. Use of the equipment at the station will include attempting to make contact with every state in the United States, many other countries, the Space Station, and beyond.

Classes to acquire licenses are already in place and will continue for newcomers. The station and classes are open to all current or future HAM operators of all ages. For more information about classes or other Amateur Radio opportunities, readers may call 717-848-4417 or visit September House, 1251 W. King St., York.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule September 14, 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.

On Thursday, Sept. 20, the center will offer walking at 9 a.m., crafts at 10 a.m., Let's Make a Deal at 11 a.m., and pinochle or bridge at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be meatloaf with gravy, whipped potatoes, green beans, white bread, and banana pudding with vanilla wafers.

Activities on Friday, Sept. 21, will include walking at 9 a.m., Bible study or table games at 10 a.m., Reminisce at 11 a.m., and a TGIF dinner pinochle party at 5 p.m. Lunch will be steak sandwiches on hoagie rolls with onions, peppers, and cheese, along with ranch-seasoned potatoes and fresh seasonal fruit.

On Monday, Sept. 24, activities will be walking at 9 a.m.; laddergolf at 9:30 a.m.; Strength, Stretch, and Balance at 10 a.m.; the Think Outside the Box game at 10:30 a.m.; and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be creamy chicken salad with lettuce and tomato, tomato soup with crackers, whole-grain croissants, and fresh seasonal fruit.

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, the schedule will feature walking at 9 a.m., a morning strech at 9:30 a.m., the SNAP Program at 10:30 a.m., and Current Events at 1 p.m. Lunch will be orange-glazed pork loin, vegetable rice pilaf, cauliflower, wheat bread, and applesauce.

On Wednesday, Sept. 26, the All-Center Picnic will take place at Long's Park in Lancaster.

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Senior Center Plans Programs September 12, 2018

September House Senior Center, 1251 W. King St., York, has posted its upcoming schedule of activities.

In October, the senior center will celebrate the 1950s. In preparation, members will make poodle skirts and saddle shoes on Monday, Sept. 24; Wednesday, Sept. 26; and Friday, Sept. 28, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. To find out what materials are required, readers may call Marie at 717-848-4417.

On Thursday, Sept. 27, the senior center will offer a video study titled "Why Don't We Live Forever?" On Friday, Sept. 28, at 12:45 p.m., the center will show the comedy movie "The Tooth Fairy," starring Dwayne Johnson as the title character.

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 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 senior center is also adding a group for shuffleboard on Tuesdays from 9 to 11 a.m. and is looking for additional players. All are welcome to play or to watch. A variety of 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 Plans Chicken Barbecue September 12, 2018

Red Land Senior Center, 736 Wyndamere Road, Lewisberry, will host a chicken barbecue and bake sale on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 11 a.m. until the food is sold out. Each dinner will include a half-chicken, a potato, coleslaw, a roll, and applesauce.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the center or on the day of the event. The food may be picked up at the center or at J & W Hardware, 1060 Old Trail Road, Etters. All proceeds will benefit the senior center.

For more information, readers may call the senior center at 717-938-4649.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule September 12, 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 video games, and walking is available from Monday to Friday. 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.

A staff member from state Rep. Stan Saylor's office will be available on Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 9 to 11 a.m. to answer questions, help people fill out forms, and do notary work. The service is free and open to the community. No appointment is needed. Dominoes will be played at 9 a.m. and a group will meet at the Lion Bowling Center in Red Lion to bowl three games. A nurse will be on-site from 10 to 10:30 a.m. to offer free blood pressure checks to anyone in the community. Denise will lead the chair exercises at 11 a.m., and the challenges will be held at 12:30 p.m. Chef Marty will lead a cooking demonstration featuring free samples at 1 p.m. The art class will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m., and the Quilts of Valor group will meet at 6 p.m.

The Sequence players will meet at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20. At 9:30 a.m., Ruthie Harris will lead individuals in a glass beading craft project. There is no charge, and all materials will be provided. Patrick Lampman will perform country and gospel music at 11 a.m. After lunch, the pinochle players will meet from 1 to 3 p.m.

On Friday, Sept. 21, mystery bingo will be played from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m., followed by challenges at 12:30 p.m. The knitting and cribbage groups will both meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 21 will be the last day the senior center will accept donations for the Gigantic Indoor Yard Sale, which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The dominoes players and the Sit and Sew group will both meet at 9 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 24. A Bible study will start at 10 a.m., and chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m. Challenges will begin at 12:30 p.m., followed by the crochet class and Sew For Vets at 1 p.m. The pinochle players will meet at 7:30 p.m.

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, bingo and pickle ball will begin at 9:30 a.m. Wii Jeopardy will be played at 12:30 p.m., followed by Phase 10 at 1 p.m. The Creative Writing Class will meet from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

The Creative Writing Class is a group of aspiring writers who meet every Tuesday from September to May to hone their skills. The group is open to any Pennsylvania resident over the age of 60. Writers of all levels of skill are welcome. There is no fee, but participants are encouraged to bring a notebook and several No. 2 pencils with good erasers. The class is taught by Ann Rose, a retired Maryland English teacher.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule September 12, 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, Sept. 19, Mary Ellen will be available to assist with ceramics in the morning. Barb's aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall. The bridge group will meet at noon, and the card party will meet at 1 p.m.

On Thursday, Sept. 20, the monthly public breakfast will take place from 7 to 9:30 a.m. The senior center will serve chipped beef, homefries, breakfast casserole, biscuits, toast, scrambled eggs, and beverages. Barb's aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall. There will be no balance class. A nurse will be available to check blood pressures and weights until 11 a.m. Kings in the Corner will begin at 9:30 a.m. Table and Wii games will be available throughout the day. The chair yoga class will begin at 10:30 a.m. The art class will begin at noon. Hand and Foot and will be played after lunch.

On Friday, Sept. 21, aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall. Bocce ball will be played at 10:30 a.m. Table and Wii games will be available throughout the morning. Bingo will be played after lunch.

On Monday, Sept. 24, Barb's aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall. Table and Wii games will be available throughout the day. The senior center will show the movie "The Greatest Showman" at 9:30 a.m.

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, Barb's aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall. Table games will be available throughout the day. The pinochle players will meet at noon. Doug will be available to assist with computer issues after lunch. Volunteers will travel to Manor Care to assist with bingo in the afternoon.

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Senior Center Schedule Posted September 11, 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.

The center offers a variety of programs during the week. HoopFit is offered on Tuesdays at 9:15 a.m., 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 9:15 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 9:15 a.m., watercolor art class on Tuesdays at 9 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.

Special events are also planned. A Halloween party is slated for Wednesday, Oct. 31. A trip to a Lancaster dinner theater to see "Sister Act" will take place on Thursday, Nov. 1, and reservations are currently being accepted. Other activities will include a trip to the Pennsylvania Craft Show on Wednesday, Nov. 28, and a Christmas party on Thursday, Dec. 13. A trip to see the Christmas show at a Lancaster theater is being planned, with details forthcoming. Trip deposits will be due at the time of sign-up.

For more information, readers may call the senior center at 717-235-6060.

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Senior Center Plans Activities September 11, 2018

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

On Wednesday, Aug. 29, volunteers will make the subs for the sub sale. Sub orders may be picked up after 10 a.m. Barb's aerobics will be held in the community building. Mary Ellen will teach ceramics in the morning. The bridge group will meet at noon. Wii and table games will be available throughout the day.

On Thursday, Aug. 30, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the community building. Chair exercises will be available for those not able to do aerobics. A nurse will be available in the morning to check blood pressures and weights. The chair yoga class will begin at 10:30 a.m. A group will travel to see "Love, Lies, and the Lottery" at Rainbow Comedy Playhouse at 10:15 a.m. The art class and Hand and Foot will both begin at noon. Table games will be available throughout the day.

On Friday, Aug. 31, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the community building. The end of summer picnic will feature a luau. Attendees are encouraged to wear Hawaiian attire.

On Monday, Sept. 3, the center will be closed for Labor Day.

On Tuesday, Sept. 4, the September schedule of activities will be available. Barb's aerobics will be held in the fellowship hall. The watercolor art class will begin at 9:15 a.m. and the intermediate art class will begin at 12:30 p.m. The pinochle players will meet after lunch. Table games will be available throughout the day.

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Senior Center Sets Schedule September 11, 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.

The center offers a variety of programs during the week. HoopFit is offered on Tuesdays at 9:15 a.m., 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 9:15 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 Monday at 9:15 a.m., watercolor art class on Tuesdays at 9 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.

Special events are also planned. A lunch will be held on Labor Day, and a Halloween party is slated for Wednesday, Oct. 31. A trip to a Lancaster dinner theater will take place on Thursday, Nov. 1, and reservations are currently being accepted. Other activities will be a trip to the Pennsylvania Craft Show on Wednesday, Nov. 28, and a Christmas party on Thursday, Dec. 13. A trip to see the Christmas show at a Lancaster theater is being planned, with details forthcoming.

For more information, readers may call the senior center at 717-235-6060.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule September 11, 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 video games, and walking are available from Monday to Friday. 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.

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, dominoes will be played at 9 a.m., and a group will meet at Lion Bowling Center in Red Lion to bowl three games. The veteran service officer will be at the center to offer information on services available to veterans. Readers may call the senior center to make the necessary appointment. Veterans of any age may take advantage of the service. "Dutch" Welker will be at the center at 9:30 a.m. to replace watch batteries and make minor repairs. No appointment is necessary, but there is a nominal fee for the batteries. Season ticket holders will carpool to a theater from the center at 10:30 a.m.

The Sequence players will meet on Thursday, Aug. 23, at 9 a.m. Patriotic wreaths will be made in the craft class at 9:30 a.m. There is no charge, and all materials will be supplied. The Yes We Can Live Well support group will meet from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Also at 11 a.m., Patrick Lampman will perform country and gospel music. Christine will provide free adjustments to eye glasses at 11:30 a.m. After lunch, the pinochle players will meet from 1 to 3 p.m.

Bingo will be played from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 24. Chair exercises will begin at 11 a.m. Challenges will be held at 12:30 p.m. Both the knitting class and cribbage group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m.

Morning activities on Monday, Aug. 27, will include dominoes at 9 a.m., a Bible study at 10 a.m., and chair exercises at 11 a.m. Challenges will begin at 12:30 p.m., followed by the crochet class at 1 p.m. The pinochle players will gather at 7:30 p.m.

Bingo and pickleball will both be played at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Wii Jeopardy will be played at 12:30 p.m., followed by Phase 10 at 1 p.m.

The senior center has also announced upcoming dates for routine foot care and flu shots. A podiatrist will visit the center on Tuesday, Sept. 4. An appointment is needed to see the podiatrist. Medicare will pay for the service if the patient's yearly deductible has been met; otherwise, the client will be billed for a regular office visit. Flu shots will be available on Tuesday, Sept. 18. No appointment is needed to obtain a flu shot. Individuals should bring identification and all insurance cards.

Activities at the Delta Area Senior Center are open to Pennsylvania residents who are 60 years of age or older. There are no registration fees or membership dues. Although some activities have a nominal fee, the majority are free.

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Senior Center Plans Activities September 11, 2018

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

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the community building. The Red Hat group will meet at 10:30 a.m. Mary Ellen will teach ceramics. Chair exercises will be available for those not able to do aerobics. The bridge club will meet at noon. Various card and table games will be available throughout the day.

On Thursday, Aug. 23, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the community building. Chair exercises will also be available. A nurse will be available in the morning to check blood pressures and weights. The chair yoga class will begin at 10:30 a.m. The art class and Hand and Foot group will both meet at noon. Dr. Tanya Burinskas will be available at 12:30 p.m. to perform routine foot care. Medicare will pay for this service for those who have met their deductible for the year. Participants must register for this service. Various table games will be available throughout the day.

On Friday, Aug. 24, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the community building. The center will hold a beach party and participants are encouraged to wear beach attire. Dan Martin will provide entertainment. Bingo will be played after lunch. Table games are available throughout the day.

On Monday, Aug. 27, Barb's aerobics class will meet in the community building. Chair exercises will also be available. Wii and table games will be available.

On Tuesday, Aug. 28, Barb's aerobics will be held in the community building. The pinochle group will meet at noon. Doug will be available to assist with computer issues after lunch. A group of volunteers will travel to Manor Care to assist with bingo in the afternoon. Wii and table games will be available throughout the day.

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Seniors Invited To Programs September 7, 2018

The Well, 107 W. Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, invites all seniors to participate in programs. The group will meet weekly on Wednesdays from Oct. 3 to Nov. 14. There will be a gathering and refreshments from 9 to 9:30 a.m.; games, art, and crocheting/knitting from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.; and Faith Talk from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

The Well is a ministry of Hopewell United Methodist Church. For more information, call 610-269-1545 or visit www.hopewellumc.org.

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Senior Center Posts Schedule September 7, 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.

On Thursday, Sept. 13, the center will offer walking at 9 a.m., a visit from a preschool class at 10 a.m., table games at 11 a.m., and pinochle or bridge at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be pineapple-glazed ham, whipped sweet potatoes, creamy coleslaw, wheat bread, and chocolate pudding.

Activities on Friday, Sept. 14, wil include walking at 9 a.m., Bible study or table games at 10 a.m., Vaugh's Challenge at 11 a.m., and a TGIF dinner at 5 p.m. Lunch will be a stuffed pepper with tomato sauce, garlic whipped potatoes, coin carrots, wheat bread, and strawberry shortcake.

The schedule on Monday, Sept. 17, will include walking at 9 a.m.; laddergolf at 9:30 a.m.; Strength, Stretch, and Balance at 10 a.m.; bingo at 10:30 a.m.; and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be chicken, spinach and cranberry salad with cucumber, pickled diced beets, a breadstick, and a cookie.

On Tuesday, Sept. 18, activities will be walking at 9 a.m., a morning stretch at 9:30 a.m., a National Honey Month activity at 11 a.m., and "It's Fall When" at 1 p.m. Lunch will be sweet and sour meatballs, egg noodles, Hawaiian coleslaw, a dinner roll, and sliced pears.

On Wednesday, Sept. 19, the schedule will feature walking at 9 a.m., pancakes at 9 a.m., chair exercise at 9:30 a.m., Wii Bowling at 10 a.m., a medication take-back at 10 a.m., Lunch Bunch at 11 a.m., and the Central Penn food box pickup at 1 p.m. Lunch will be a pork carnita taco topped with sweet and sour slaw, rice with chives, corn, a tortilla, and fresh melon.

The senior center invites the public to its gift basket bingo on Saturday, Sept. 15. Doors will open at noon, and bingo will start at 2 p.m. Prizes will include a wide array of gifts. Door prizes, giveaway drawings, and other drawings will also be available. The kitchen will be open for lunch and snacks. Opportunities for basket sponsors are still available. Proceeds will benefit the senior center. Tickets are available in advance at the senior center and the GEARS Community Center office. Readers may call the senior center for more information.

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Derry Seniors Plan Program September 6, 2018

"Hershey's Bygone Era," a general history of Hershey, will be presented by Susan Mittan, a Hershey native, when the Derry Seniors open their 2018-19 program year at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18. 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 for this free program.

Following devotions and the program, lunch will be available in fellowship hall for a nominal fee per person. A pharmacist will be available to answer questions regarding medications.

The Derry Seniors group offers all adults age 55 and older an opportunity to gather, socialize, and learn about people and places within the community. The group is affiliated with Derry Presbyterian Church. For more information, readers may call the church office at 717-533-9667 or visit www.derrypres.org.

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Walk With Ease Classes Planned September 6, 2018

The Lancaster County Office of Aging invites seniors age 60 or older to Walk With Ease, which will be offered at Lancaster Rec Senior Center, 525 Fairview Ave., Lancaster, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from Monday, Sept. 24, to Wednesday, Nov. 7.

Walk With Ease is a six-week Arthritis Foundation evidence-based physical activity and education program. Classes will include stretching and strengthening, walking, health education, and motivational strategies.

The senior center may be reached at 717-399-7671. For more information on programs of the Lancaster County Office of Aging, readers may call 717-299-7979 or visit www.lancoaging.org.

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Senior Center Sets Schedule September 5, 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, Sept. 12, Barb's aerobics class will be held in fellowship hall. Mary Ellen will be available to assist with ceramics in the morning. Center attendees will play fair-style games and may bring and display in items they would like to take to a fair. Table games will be available throughout the day. The bridge club will meet at noon, and additional players are welcome.

On Thursday, Sept. 13, Barb's aerobics class will be held in fellowship hall, followed by the balance class. A nurse will be available to conduct weight and blood pressure checks. Becky will be available to give chair massages for a small fee, and interested individuals should sign up for this program. Table games will be available throughout the day. Kings in the Corner will begin at 9:30 a.m. Chair yoga class will begin at 10:30 a.m. Art class will begin at noon. Hand and Foot will be played at noon. Center attendees may bring in items that are in good condition for the yard sale. Items will be priced for the yard sale, which will be held on Saturday.

On Friday, Sept. 14, aerobics will be held in fellowship hall. Table games will be available throughout the day. Indoor bocce ball will be available in the morning. Bingo will be played after lunch. Attendees will continue to price items that come in for the yard sale.

On Saturday, Sept. 15, the community yard sale will be held. The center will also offer hot dogs, beverages, and some baked goods. All proceeds will benefit the senior center.

On Monday, Sept. 17, Barb's aerobics class will be held in fellowship hall. Wii video games and table games will be available throughout the day. Keith Felix's brother, Kirk Felix, will provide entertainment. Jane Thomas will teach a drawing class at noon for those who would like to learn the basics of drawing. All are welcome to attend. The board of directors will meet at 3 p.m.

On Tuesday, Sept. 18, Barb's aerobics class will be held in fellowship hall. Table games will be available throughout the day. The pinochle players will meet at noon, and additional players are welcome. Doug will be available to assist with computer issues after lunch.

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