Getting older may come as a surprise. One keeps going at a nice pace until one day the engine doesn’t stoke up as well. In a short time, the legs start to complain and the arthritis makes the muscles yell. As getting around gets more difficult, we need to be more mindful of weather conditions, and not venture out when it is slippery.
HARRIS, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Adult Day Health Care (ADHC) program is designed to keep individuals over age 50 living at home and in their communities safely. The ADHC program, provided at the Harris campus, operates Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
LIBERTY, NY — The public is invited to a web seminar titled “Holistic Aging: Mind, Body, & Soul” on Monday, March 19. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC)’s Caregiver Resource Center offers this free program from 6 to 7 p.m. at its Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd. Refreshments will be provided.
LIBERTY, NY — The Town of Liberty Senior Citizens Center will host weekly activities and special events for Liberty community members. Provided by the Sullivan County Office of Aging, a hot lunch will be offered on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 12 noon.
SULLIVAN COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING
Sullivan County Government Center
100 North Street, PO Box 5012
Monticello, NY 12701
845/794-3000, x 0241
or direct dial: 845/807-0241
This February my sister Janet and I hightailed it, as many of our friends do, to a warmer climate. We chose Oaxaca, Mexico, a favorite vacation destination for years.
In May 1888, a construction contract was awarded to David Kellam for $9,000. A year later, the Little Equinunk Bridge Company completed building the Kellam-Stalker Bridge.
I write this column with a heavy heart. Jo Kelly of Narrowsburg passed away last week. Jo was married to Jack for over 61 years, with six kids: Nancy, Marie, Rita, John, Cliff and Gene. Rasmussen Funeral Home in Narrowsburg was packed on Sunday with Jo’s kids, grand-kids and family members, but most of all with her friends.
The cost in 1913 of this unique artifact was $25.35.
ROYCROFT’S ROAR TRICKY TRAY BENEFIT for Dottie Champion Roycroft was a huge success.