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News For Seniors

January 29, 2013

EXETER: The Cosmopolitan Seniors will meet at 1 p.m. on Feb. 5 in St. Anthony Center. The club is open to all adults age 50 and older.


A trip to Sands Casino is planned for Feb. 14. Pick ups in Exeter and Pittston. Non-members welcome on trips. Call Johanna at 655-2720 for more information.


FALLS: The Falls Senior Center, State Route 92, is hosting a presentation on winter safety falls prevention by Steven Stylinski, physical therapist from Compassionate Home Care, at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday.


There will be a Super Bowl lunch and party on Friday.


Edward Hawk, Lake Winola Fire Company, will conduct a fire safety presentation at 1 p.m. on Feb. 6.


MINERS MILLS: Miners Mills Community Club recently held an election of officers.


The next meeting will be on Feb. 5 at the Holy Trinity pavilion. Hostesses are Irene Koschak, Patricia Koschak, Marion Mahie and Vickie Kwiatkoski.


WILKES-BARRE: The Charles T. Adams Senior Center and Charlie T's Café, 5 E. Market St., is hosting a Super Bowl party at noon on Friday.


A Chinese New Year silent auction will be held at 11 a.m. on Feb. 8.


Valentine's Day will be celebrated with a lunch party at noon on Feb. 14. D.J. Just Oldies by Ralph will provide entertainment at 1 p.m.


The Letters from Home pen pal program has started. Letters to soldiers should be brought in for mailing.


WILKES-BARRE: The Firwood Senior Citizen Club will meet at 1 p.m. on Feb. 7 in the meeting room at the Firwood United Methodist Church, Old River Road and Dagobert Street.


This will be a brown bag meeting with musical entertainment provided by a local barbershop quartet. Tea and coffee will be served.


A Valentine Tea will be held at the East Mountain Inn on Feb. 12. A trip to the flower show in Philadelphia is planned in March and a trip to Norfolk, Va., will take place from April 25 to 28. The Norfolk trip includes the Tattoo Hullabaloo, the Parade of Nations, Azalea Festival, botanical gardens and the Norfolk Naval Base. Membership is not required for the trips.