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Center hosts Lunch & Learn Thursday

Senior Lunch & Learn at the Ava Dorfman Senior and Community Center, 305 E. Locust St., will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20. The presenter this month is Nancy Best, author of children’s books and cookbooks. She will do a presentation on the Adirondacks. The menu is a pulled pork sandwich, French fries, coleslaw, dessert, coffee and tea. Reservations must be made by Monday,... 4:00pm 09/18/18

Jervis hosts Social Security Information Program

Senior The Jervis Public Library will be hosting a Social Security retirement information program on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. for pre-retirees wanting to make a more informed claiming decision. Topics covered include: The hour long program entitled, “Getting Serious about Social Security” is designed to help individuals better prepare for the financial challenges of retirement... 4:00pm 09/18/18

Never Trust a Skinny Chef event Sept. 25

Ava Dorfman Senior & Community Center, 305 E. Locust St., will present the next “Never Trust a Skinny Chef” live cooking demonstration and dinner from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25. During the event, dinner will be served as it is made on stage. Event Menu: Seating is limited. To make a reservation, call the center at 315-337-8230. The Skinny Chef, Frank Belmont, will collaborate... 4:00pm 09/18/18

Dementia, Alzheimer’s event Wednesday

Effective Communication Strategies for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease will be presented at Ava Dorfman Senior & Community Center, 305 E. Locust St., from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12. Attendees will explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies... 4:00pm 09/11/18

Financial Exploitation of the Elderly workshop Sept. 17

SYLVAN BEACH — Adirondack Bank will host a free workshop on Financial Exploitation of the Elderly to be held at the Sylvan Beach American Legion on Monday, Sept. 17 from 5:30-6:45 p.m. In the workshop, attendees will learn about some of the most common financial scams targeting seniors today. Seniors will find out how they can protect themselves or loved ones from being... 4:00pm 09/11/18