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The Coalition for Aging Services is hosting its annual education conference from 8 a.m. to noon on Thursday at Allied Services' Graf Community Room. This year's theme is ‘The Stress of Aging.' Featured speakers are Jim Siberski, professor of gerontology education, Misericordia University; Linda Steier, vice president, Meals on Wheels of Northeastern Pennsylvania; and Jeannine Luby, president, Laugh to Live. Cost is $10, which includes breakfast, or $35, which includes breakfast and three social work or general CEUs. Reservations are due today. Contact Carol Desmarteau at caroldesmarteau@gmail.com or 346-5951. Coalition members, from left, first row: Georgette Fetcho, Abington Manor; Erica Rigol, Linwood Nursing and Rehab; Jessica Engel, Home Instead Senior Care; Jane Hoffner, Telespond Senior Services; Mary O'Donnell, Telespond Senior Services; Dr. Alice McDonnell, Marywood University; Corinne Yanul, Senior Healthcare Solutions; and Sandy McCormick, Bayada. Second row: Laurie Fleming, West Side Senior Center; Sylvia Kolosinsky, Oakwood Terrace; Nancy Burns, Security One Lending; Carol Desmarteau, Scranton Manor; Janine Starinsky, Oakwood Terrace; Timmie Ott, AseraCare Hospice; Theresa Janosov, Oakwood Terrace; Jamie Mancuso, AseraCare Home Health; Mike Sokoloski, Bayada; Linda Korgeski, Serving Seniors; Mary Lou Knabel, Allied Services; Maggy Bushwick, Jewish Family Services; Cathy Hardaway, United Neighborhood Centers; Rebecca Zelinski, Area Agency on Aging; and Maria Hastie, LIFE Geisinger.

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