The Thurman Quilting Group holds their meetings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every Monday at the Thurman Town Hall. Bring your knitting, sewing, or quilting projects and make some new friends. For more information, contact Myra at 623-2633.
Activities & events in the hills
The county-sponsored senior bus service to Glens Falls operates on the second and fourth Friday of every month. Its next run occurs Friday April 26, and the service is free to seniors age 60 and over. Those who wish to go should call Laura by Wednesday April 24 at 623-9281.
The John Thurman Historical Society will hold their first meeting of the season at 7 p.m. May 7 , and will continue on the first Tuesday of each month through December — except November.
Mark your calendars for the third annual Richards Library Book Sale. The library has nearly 1,200 books weeded from their collection and all will be offered at the sale, to be held May 11.
The event is to include musical entertainment as well as regional authors conducting book-signings — as well as a few surprises.
Senior meals: a bicounty service
The Warren/Hamilton Counties Office for the Aging was established in 1974 and offers a variety of helpful services to those 60 and over.
Nutritious hot meals are served at noon, Monday through Friday. Any person age 60 and over and their spouse of any age are welcome regardless of income level or resources. A voluntary contribution of $3 is suggested, but not mandated.
Those seeking to attend are asked to call ahead so the kitchen employees can prepare the appropriate amount of food.
Local meal sites can be contacted at the following phone numbers: Bolton, 644-2368; Chestertown, 494-3119; Johnsburg, 251-2711; Lake Luzerne, 696-2200; and Warrensburg, 623-2653.
The meal site lunch menu feature such items such as barbecued pork rib, cheese omelet veal parmesan and roast beef plate. A serving of fruit, vegetables, potato item and a dessert are most often served with each meal.