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Lebanon Valley Seniors
NEW LEBANON — Lebanon Valley Seniors meet at 1 p.m. the first and third Fridays of the month at the New Lebanon Firehouse. Upcoming events at this time include a 3-day Amish trip Aug. 25 through Aug. 27. Amish trip includes Sight & Sound Theater, visits to Good & Plenty and the Amish stores. We suggest for all away events that you have a mask with you. Come to the meetings or call Mary Defreest for details and information or to reserve. Mary Defreest- 518-733-0009
We will be collecting items for the Backpack program at the Aug. 20 meeting. You may donate whatever you think a child would need for the up coming school year.
VALATIE — The Tri-Village Seniors now meet at 1 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Route 9, Valatie. Joyce, our trip coordinator, has been busy working on some trips for us. Come to the meeting and find out what’s in store for the rest of the year in the way of trips. Barbara will have some information on our annual Christmas party.
Farmers Market certificates will available 2-3 p.m. July 28 at Martin H. Glynn on Church Street in Valatie. This will be a drive through like last year. If you can obtain your certificates else where at an
earlier date please feel free to do so.
Programs for Adults
CHATHAM — Chatham Public Library announces the following events and programs during July. Register to pick up Summer Reading Kits and for all the Library’s Summer Reading Programs at chatham.lib.ny.us/kids
or by calling the Library at 518-392-3666.
Mah Jongg on the Lawn at 10:30 p.m. Mondays and 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Join the Mah Jongg renaissance! Players meet out front on the Library lawn every Monday from 10:30 am-12:30 pm and Wednesday from 2:30-4:30 pm. Beginners are welcome.
Ukulele Jam Returns on the Library Lawn at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays. Sing, strum, play! It’s more fun to play in a group. All ages are welcome to our Ukulele Jams, led by Carmen Borgia, singer, songwriter and ukulele player extraordinaire! Leave your inhibition at home. Ukes will be available, including several you can borrow to take home.
Virtual Tech Help with Lloyd the Geek 3-5 p.m. July 20. Do you need help with your laptop, smartphone, tablet, or other device? Sign up for a one-on-one online session with tech expert Heather Lloyd! Call the Library to schedule an appointment at 518-392-3666.
Free online classes
ALBANY — Want to try free on-line classes? Go to www.getsetup.org/partner/NYSTATE. New York State Office for the Aging has partnered with the Association on Aging in New York and GetSetUp to provide free virtual classes for older adults taught by peers — ask questions, make friends, learn new things and have fun. Use coupon code: NYSTATE. Most popular classes are: Core Fitness Yoga, Food and Nutrition, Virtual Travel, Restarting Your Career. Take classes from the comfort of your own home via the internet, computer, iPad/Tablet, Smartphone. For help contact GetSetUp at 1-888-559-1614 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ageless Dancer
SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Ageless Dancer Summer 2021 Session 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays on Zoom Aug. 3, 10, 24, 31. ary Anne Fantauzzi will teach 6 classes of The Ageless Dancer Barre & Balance during July and August. This classical ballet technique class will be done standing in order to increase core stability and balance. The virtual class on Zoom is designed for all level participants. Please have a chair, counter, or barre to hold onto. Recommended footwear includes ballet slippers, yoga socks with tread, or split-soled sneakers. Fitness attire is suggested.
Option 1: 6-class session for $40.
Option 2: Individual classes for $10 each. Pre-registration with payment is required 48 hours in advance, 11:30 a.m. Sunday to receive the Zoom link. Indicate the single classes you wish to attend: Aug. 3, Aug. 10, Aug. 24, Aug. 31. Registration at www.nationalmuseumofdance.org/calendar.
VALATIE — The Valatie Free Library, 1036 Kinderhook St., Valatie, will host Cyber Security with Heather Lloyd, Lloyd the Geek at 5 p.m. Aug. 4. Learn how to protect yourself and your devices from internet scammers and much more. This event will be held inside the library. Call 518-758-9321 to register. Limit of 25 people.