So how is the one week old 2021 been so far for you? Valentine’s Day cards, decorations and gifts are out already.

Please note that Route 42 is closed for a bridge repair. You will need to find an alternate route. For the foreseeable future, Lexington/West Kill UMC Sunday Services will be held on Zoom. Because of the cold weather, the Lexington Mission Church Blessing Box, will be closed for the winter. If you have a need, please call 518-299-3227.

Happy birthday to Ila Goodrich on Jan. 7. Jan. 7 is Debbie and Frank Valerio’s wedding anniversary. Happy birthday to Diane Nash on Jan. 8. A very happy 102nd birthday to a very special lady, Alvena Hitchcock, on Jan. 9. Jan. 9 is also Adam Cross’s birthday. Jan. 10 it’s happy birthday to Nancy Bower. Birthday wishes go out to Mary Palazzolo on Jan. 12. Diane Cross celebrates her birthday on Jan. 12. Jan. 13 is Roseann West’s birthday. Best wishes to all of you.

Greene County Department of Human Services Senior Nutrition Program menu for the week of Jan. 11 – Jan. 15 is as follows: Monday—Baked lemon fish, brown rice pilaf, broccoli, chocolate mousse; Tuesday—Chicken Parmesan, pasta with sauce, cauliflower, fruit cocktail; Wednesday—Meatloaf with gravy, mashed potatoes, glazed carrots, vanilla cupcake; Thursday—Chili con Carne, brown rice, fresh green salad, fresh fruit; Friday—Pork chop with gravy, braised cabbage, sweet potato, fresh fruit. All persons over 60 and spouses are invited to receive. Suggested donation for noon time meal is $4. Menu is subject to change based on product availability and circumstance. The menu will be the meal that is delivered to all Greene County homebound meal recipients. Since we are still under COVID guidelines, centers are not open for congregate meals. It is take out only. Please remember to call the center at least a day in advance to order. If you have signed up for a meal and become unable to pick up your meal, please call as soon as you can to cancel. This helps reduce food waste. Sites are closed on legal holidays and inclement weather. Mountain Top Senior Service Center is located at the Jewett Municipal Building, Route 23C, Jewett, 518-263-4392.

Prayers for Harvey Truesdell, Pastor Amy Royal, Pastor Bob and Kate Barnum, Alida Bloodgood, Ellouise Cole, George Dart, Marilyn and Nancy Dippold, Donna Falke, Linda Falke, Betty Hapeman, John Knapp, Jerry and Margaret Lawrence, Janice Maben, Maureen McCullar, Barbara and Bill Mead, Jannel Mellott, Ellis and Betty Potter, Ann Robinson, Christy Ryan, Art and Joyce Rood, Ann Shoemaker, Mickie Winters, our country, our leaders, military personnel and their families.

Prayers and thank you also to all who serve to keep us safe and protected, law enforcement, firefighters, EMS, health care providers, highway crews, truck drivers, essential workers, farmers, teachers and so many more.

Until next week take care, be thankful, be courteous, respectful, compassionate and kind. Your act of kindness may change someone’s life.

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