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EXETER: The Cosmopolitan Seniors will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, in St. Anthony’s Center. Hosts and hostesses are Olga Costello, Ed Czachor, Joe Klleback, Tony Matreselva and George Mislan.


Fifty members and two guests attended the previous meeting. Carmella Dixon spoke about the upcoming St. Joseph’s Center dinner and show to support the center. Ron McAdarra won the special game prize and the jackpot prize was won by Tony Matreselva. The 50-50 winners were Joe Kleback, Kathy Loucks, Mary Ann Markowski, Cheryl Pipher and Helen Zarychta. Aggie Abromavage won the raffle for the weekend getaway basket.


A casino trip to Mount Airy will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 13, and includes a free buffet, a free slot tournament and $25 free slot play for people 55 years of age and older.


A trip to Sands Casino in Bethlehem is planned for Thursday, Sept. 11. Pick ups are in Exeter and Pittston. Membership is not required to join the trips.


Call Johanna at 570-655-2720 for reservations and information.


FALLS: The Falls Active Adult Center, State Route 92, invites anyone 50 and older to attend all activities.


Russell Gunton from Rep. Karen Boback’s office will be available from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Aug. 13, to answer any questions or concerns.


A presentation on psoriatic arthritis by Dr. Blidner will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 20.


Hawaiian Day will be celebrated on Tuesday, Aug. 26, with a special lunch and party.


An ice cream social with Joan Krispin, a licensed practical nurse from the Meadows, will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 27.


LUZERNE/WYOMING COUNTIES: The Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne/Wyoming Counties will be distributing Senior Farmers Market vouchers to any qualifying seniors who have not received their vouchers for the 2014 season.


Participants can visit the following centers from 4-6 p.m. on the designated dates to obtain the vouchers:


• Friday, Aug. 15, Charles T. Adams Adult Center, 5 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre


• Monday, Aug. 18, Kingston Active Adult Center, 335 Third Ave., Kingston


• Tuesday, Aug. 19, Pittston Active Adult Center, 441 N. Main St., Pittston


• Wednesday, Aug. 20, Hazleton Active Adult Center, 24 E. Broad St., Hazleton


• Thursday, Aug. 21, Wyoming County Active Adult Center, 101 Dymond Terrace, Tunkhannock


• Friday, Aug. 22, Rose Tucker Active Adult Center, 128 W. Washington St., Nanticoke


For complete information call Rhonda Adams at 570-822-1159 ext. 3337.


The last day the vouchers can be redeemed at a farmer’s stand that participates in the program is Sunday, Nov. 30.


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