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We have something special just for you at our Centre! For more info, call us at 433-1886.
Bingo, card tournaments and games!
Organized day trips and travel!
Volunteer opportunities for everyone!
Social events, sewing, quilting and more!

Social Events... and you're invited!

SAVE THE DATE: Members Dinner
September is Membership Month here at The Dale Association. If you are a new member joining The Dale in September, we will waive the new membership fee of $10. To welcome everyone back from summer vacations, we'll host an Italian dinner Wednesday, September, 20 at 12 noon. We'll serve you a tossed salad, fresh rolls, pasta and meatballs, followed by dessert and after dinner music. Tickets are $10 for members, $15 for guests and are on sale at the front desk or by calling 433-1886.

Calling All New Members!
Please join us for our Welcome Coffee Hour to see just how valuable a new Dale Association Membership can be: Wednesday, October 18 at 9:00 am. Please RSVP by calling 433-1886, or email us now.

Trivia Contest
Join the members' team as you compete with the Dale staff team in this friendly game of trivia September 26 and October 24 at 1 p.m. Call 433-1886 or email us now to register for the team.

Peach Dessert Social
Come to The Dale on Thursday, September 14 for a party, featuring peach desserts, complete with live entertainment from Brian Beaudry. We'll be serving peach shortcake and a great time for all. Social begins at 12 noon and will end when we're sold out. To reserve your space call 433-1886. Cost: $4.

Supermarket Shopping Tips
Marla Guarino, Cornell Cooperative Extension, will bring a model supermarket to the Centre on Wednesday, September 20 at 11 a.m. Join us as we take a "tour" throughout the store and learn tips to save money and eat nutritiously. Cost: Free.

Oktoberfest Social
We'll be celebrating the turning of the leaves and the crisp fall air with a traditional German meal and our own version of Oktoberfest. Join us on Wednesday, October 4 at 11:30 a.m., when Lyle Stang will be here to entertain us with German Polkas and other lively music. Cost: $5/members, $10/non-members.

Boo Bingo Bash
Join us to celebrate Halloween with a spooky fun time, Tuesday, October 31 at 1 p.m. We'll play prize and 50/50 split bingo while enjoying some pizza and drinks. Wear your costume to be part of our contest! To reserve your space, call 433-1886. Cost: $5.

SAVE THE DATE: First Meat Raffle
Just in time for the holiday, plan to join us for our first Meat Raffle, Saturday, December 2. Tickets and details will be available soon.

Card Party
Join us for a Fall Card Party. We supply the cards, tables and snacks, you supply the fun. Thursday, October 19 at 7 p.m. Buy your tickets today at the front desk or call 433-1886. Cost: $3.

Social Groups - new participants welcome!
Social Sewers
The Social Sewers meet on Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m.  They are currently working on blankets to be donated to local charities.  Sewers of all levels are welcome to join the group. The coffee's on us! 

Candy Making Volunteers
Candy making continues at the Senior Centre every other Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. We make everything from chocolate covered pretzels and peanuts, to chocolate covered suckers and miniatures to sell here at the Dale Association. New volunteers always welcome! We have lots of fun and maybe even get to try a sample or two. Please call 433-1886 to join.

Centre Quilters
The Centre quilting group has added crochet and knitting projects and meets every Wednesday from 1 - 3 p.m. and all members of The Dale Association are invited to join.  Whether you're an experienced quilter, knitter or crochet-buff or just starting out, this group's for you.  Different projects are offered on a weekly basis with an occasional all day workshop and field trip thrown in.  Stop in on Wednesdays to see what working on.  Cost:  $1 per member, plus supplies.   

Sit and Stitch
The "sit and stitch" hand embroidery group welcomes new members and the 2nd Thursday of the month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Bring a project to work on and ideas to share!
Cost: $2.00

Needler's Group
Our Needlers meet each Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. and welcome new members to join at any time! This group is for anyone who is interested in getting together with other needle-workers, comparing your work, helping each other in learning, doing community projects, and having a ton of fun!

Traveling Entertainers: "The Bag Ladies"
The Traveling Entertainment group is comprised of fun-loving women, age 60 and older, who perform at meetings, functions and events in the Western New York area. The act includes "The Bag Ladies", and "Line Dancers". The group provides a positive image of aging with their energy, hilarious antics, and sassyness. Their talent for playing an audience has made them a favorite among all ages. To book a performance, call: 433-1886.

Keenagers Club
The Keenagers Club is for any single senior who enjoys meeting others, going for lunch, and attending local events.  Call us at 433-1886, if you are interested in becoming a member. 

Dale Apparel
We are proud to share our Dale-wear apparel for men, women and children in a variety of styles, sizes and colors. Please visit the Dale-wear site now and make your selection!

"Discovering The Dale Association"
See your Dale Association friends and their guests (including our dedicated business sponsors) discover topics of interest to Niagara County residents.

Tune into LCTV's (Time Warner) channel 20 to watch our program: "Discovering The Dale Association":
Monday - 5:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m. 
Tuesday - 3:00 p.m. 
Wednesday - 12:30 p.m. 
Thursday - 10:00 a.m.
Friday - 12:30 p.m., 7:00 pm
Saturday - 2:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m.
Sunday - 5:00 p.m.   

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