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August 19. 2013 5:33PM
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EDWARDSVILLE: Edwardsville Active Adult Center, 57 Russell St., is hosting a presentation on transitional care by a representative from Riverview Ridge at 11 a.m. on Aug. 27.

A discussion on heat stroke prevention and a blood pressure screening by Golden Living Center will take place at 11 a.m. on Aug. 28.

For more information, call 570-287-3381.

EXETER: The Cosmopolitan Seniors will meet at 1 p.m. today Aug. 20 in St. Anthony’s Center. Host and hostesses are Aggie Abromavage, Rose Gunsior, Johanna Malinowski, Victor Malinowski and Marge Zinkavich.

The previous meeting was attended by 59 members and two guests. New pastor, the Rev. Finn was introduced to the club. Birthday celebrants were announced and Mary Dirhan was highlighted for her 98th birthday.

The 50-50 winners were Sam Ferrara, Ron McAdarra, Johanna Malinowski and Frances Poluske. Rosalie Ferrara won the special game prize and the guest of Cheryl Piphers won the bingo jackpot.

A casino trip is planned for September to Mount Airy with pick ups in Exeter and Pittston. Membership is not a requirement for trips. Call Johanna at 655-2720 for details.

PLAINS TWP.: Plains Senior Citizens Project Head held a meeting on Aug. 7 at SS. Peter and Paul school cafeteria, Plains Township. President Kevin O’Connor thanked members who helped at the Plains Crime Watch Night Out. The Chinese auction was a great success.

Michael Boncheck gave a report on the trip in September to Mount Airy Casino. The date will be announced at the next meeting. The cost is $20. Members and non-members are invited to contact Mike at 823-2871.

The next meeting will be held on Wednesday.There will be no hostesses at this meeting since there will be an ice cream social.

SWOYERSVILLE: The Swoyersville Senior Citizens will meet on Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Hall. New members are welcome. Winners of the 50-50 fundraiser were Helen Yurevich, Sue Barger and Liz Zdancewicz.

WYOMING: The Wyoming, West Wyoming Seniors will meet at 1:30 p.m. today at the St. Monica’s meeting rooms with President Frank Prefinski presiding. Servers are Armonde Casagrande and Vicky Mecklavage.

Refreshments will be served after a brief business meeting and bingo will be played.

Fifty-fifty winners from the last meeting were Helen Markert , Marion Pocceschi, Olga Mizin and Angie Mastruzzo. Bingo jackpot winner was Marion Poccschi.

Birthdays for August are Olga Mizin, Joe Kosloski, Genny Rooney and Angie Zagursky.

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