Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Rick Grinnell who passed away on Feb. 5.

JoEllen Schermerhorn, granddaughters Nora and Grace and mom Jill went to Proctor’s Theater Feb. 2 to see “Dinosaurs Alive.” The dinosaur puppets gave a great performance. They all had a great time.

Nancy and Louie Kizyma have returned from a delightful seven day Royal Caribbean cruise to St. Martens, Puerto Rico and a water park island Coco Cave. They returned to Miami and spent another seven days with Nancy’s sister in Key Largo. Nice trip, even if they did experience a few “hiccups.”

Feb. 14 is the Lexington/West Kill UMC Trustees’ annual TGIF Brooks Chicken BBQ from 3-6 p.m. at the Lexington church hall, 54 County Route 13A, Lexington. Takeouts will be available or you can enjoy your dinners and fellowship in the dining hall. An adult dinner is $12 and includes half a chicken, baked potato, green beans, coleslaw, roll and a cupcake. Children 5-10 are $5, under 5 years are free and a chicken half is $7. You can buy tickets at the door but buying your tickets in advance will reserve your order. Call 518-989-6612 to reserve your tickets.

You can have dinner with the Greene Room Players Song Birds at the Tannersville High School 6-8 p.m. Feb. 14. A spaghetti and meatball dinner with salad, Italian bread, garlic bread and homemade biscotti is $12. Takeouts and table service available. This dinner is sponsored by the HTC Class of 2025.

On Feb. 15 Spruceton Valley resident Alan Winter will present a talk on WOLF at the Golden Notebook in Woodstock at 4 p.m. WOLF is an historical novel that gives a bird’s-eye view on how the most cultured, educated country in the world gave away their freedom and voted to be ruled by a dictator. Join Alan Winter to hear how he, and former Federal Prosecutor and Judge, Herbert J. Stern, came to write this book and how they reveal secrets that have been hidden behind a curtain of silence by historians for 100 years.

Happy birthday to Ray Albino on Feb. 13. Feb. 17 is Betty O’Hara’s birthday. Feb. 18 we wish Marie Cross, Violet Constable and Debbie Valerio happy birthday. Best wishes to all.

Greene County Department of Human Services Senior Nutrition Program for the week of Feb. 17 – Feb. 21 is as follows: Monday—Presidents’ Day—Main office and all senior nutrition sites closed; Tuesday—Cook’s choice, cauliflower, peaches; Wednesday—National Chocolate Mint Day—Roast pork with gravy, applesauce, mashed potatoes, California mixed vegetables, chocolate mint pudding; Thursday—National Cherry Pie Day—Chicken Dijon, mashed potatoes, spinach, cherry pie; Friday—Beef stew, broccoli, coleslaw, fresh fruit. All persons over 60 and spouses are invited to attend. Meals served at noon for a suggested donation of $4 per meal. Please call at least a day in advance to reserve your meal. Mountain Top Senior Service Center is located in the Jewett Municipal Building, Route 23C, 518-263-4392.

Prayers for the family of Rick Grinnell, for the family of John Grinnell, Pastor Bob and Kate Barnum, Ellouise Cole, Marilyn and Nancy Dippold, Donna Falke, Betty Hapeman, Martha Hartman, Sally Hildebrand, Dale Klein, Janice Maben, Barbara and Bill Mead, Jannel Mellott, Pastor Bob and Diane Nash, Ellis and Betty Potter, Stephanie Pushman, Joan Rappleyea, Ann Robinson, Art and Joyce Rood, Ann Shoemaker, Anna Simpfenderfer, Clarence and Jeanne Soule, Tom Soule, Don and Diane Strausser, Dr. Dan Sullivan, Gladys Van Valkenburgh, Annette Waller, Debbie Wandursky, Mary and Ron Westman, Mickie Winters, our country, our government, our military and their families and all others in need of prayer.

Until next week take care, be thankful and please take the time to be kind. Your act of kindness could change someone’s life.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1


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