The Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties is holding its 46th annual dinner dance 1-5 p.m. on May 9 at the Genetti Hotel and Conference Center, Market Street, Wilkes-Barre. Doors open at 12:30 p.m.
“Swing into Spring” is the theme for this year’s dance. King Henry and the Showmen will provide the entertainment for the gala. Dinner selections are prime rib au jus, chicken cordon bleu or sole with stuffed crab imperial. Dinner includes salad, potato, vegetable, coffee, tea and dessert. A cash bar will also be available.
A dance contest is being arranged by Sandy Acornley and Jean Spindler of the Kingston Center. Prizes will be awarded for the winners of the following dance categories, tango, line and swing. Judges for the contest are Miss Fabrege from Fabrege’s Cabaret, Hazleton, and Jim Harris from Joan Harris Dance Studios. Contact Sandy Acornley at 287-1102 for details.
Over 60 door prizes will be drawn and a grand prize of show tickets and a restaurant dinner for two is being donated by Central Penn Gas.
Ticket prices for individuals over the age of 60 are $21 and for those under the age of 60, $23. Tickets can be obtained at any of the 18 senior centers or by calling Rhonda Adams at 822-1158 ext. 3337.