The Pittston Active Adult Center is located at 441 North Main St., Pittston. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday. New members are always welcome. Complimentary coffee is served from 8:30 a.m. to closing. The center now has Wi-Fi available as well as three computers with internet access.
Zumba Gold classes are held 1:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays with Tony Balucha, certified Zumba instructor. Classes are open to adults 50 years of age or older. Cost is $2 per class for center members and $3 per class for non-members.
Beginning Thursday, Aug. 7, Lillian Burnett from Penn State Nutrition Link will present a four-week nutrition program on choosing a healthy plate, reading labels, food safety and grocery shopping, picking the best for less. To register for this program, call the center at 570-655-5561.
One-on-one computer classes are now being offered at the center. Computer instructor is Marty Simko. Classes will be one hour in length and will be based on attendees’ needs. To register, call Connie, Center Director. There is no charge for these classes.
The center is in need of four-ply yarn. If unable to drop it off during center hours, arrangements can be made for pick up.
Reservations are now open for the following trips: Monday, Sept. 22, Bloomsburg Fair; Wednesday, Oct. 1, Mount Airy Casino; Thursday, Nov. 13, Sands Casino; and Monday, Dec. 8, Hunterdon Hills Playhouse.
The Cosmopolitan Seniors will meet again on Tuesday, Aug. 5, in St. Anthony’s Center at 1 p.m. Fifty-nine members attended the previous meeting.
Ron McAdarra led the group in prayer and song. After a brief business meeting bingo was played. Bernie Petrasek won the special game prize, and the jackpot prize was won by John Kovaleski. The 50/50 winners were Maureen Gossart, Ed Hall, Johanna Malinowski, Tony Matreselva and Frances Poluske.
A casino trip to Mount Airy is planned for Wednesday, Aug. 13, and includes a free buffet, a free slot tournament as well as $25 free slot play for people 55 years of age and older. Pickups are in Exeter and Pittston. Trips are not limitd to club members. For more information, contact Johanna at 570-655-2720.