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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!

Calling All New Members!
Please join us for our Welcome Coffee Hour to see just how valuable a new Dale Association Membership can be:Thursday, March 21 at 2:00 pm and Thursday, April 25 at 10:00 am. Please RSVP by calling 433-1886, or email us now!

The 4-1-1 on Dental Implants
We've invited the professionals from Dentistry by Doctor Kaplansky to help us understand more about dental implants on Monday, March 11 at 10:30 am. If you've ever considered tooth replacement, you owe it to yourself to join us for this stress-free, informative presentation. Please RSVP by calling 433-1886.
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Money Matters

Join us for our new monthly workshop designed to provide you with sound financial strategies and practical advice to live your best life - regardless of the size of your bank account. Presented by John MacDonald, Financial Consultant, AXA Advisors, LLC and Partner – Harbortown Financial Group LLC. Please RSVP by calling: 433-1886. FREE

Making Your Nest Egg Last • Thursday, March 21 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Planning Your Great Escape • Thursday, April 18 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Remaining Independent
Are you looking to remain independent at home for as long as possible? Please join us Thursday, March 21 at 10:00 am when Amazing Home Care will present information their consumer directed program (CDPAP). They specialize in assisting people to utilize a Medicaid program whilche allows inidividuals to choose a close friend or family member to assist and help out at home. Refreshments will be served, please register by calling: 433-1886.

Meet with Providers:
Absolut Care of Gasport
Administrator Christina Cox will be at the Centre, Tuesday, March 12 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm to share information about the extensive services available at Absolut Care skilled nursing home, including rehabilitative services and respite care. Stop in and say hello!

Amazing Home Care
Stop by to learn all about the program designed to provide Medicaid eligible residents of all ages with the personal care assistant of their choice from Pamela Pace, Thursday, April 4 from 9:30-11:30 am, or Tuesday, April 16 from 11:00 am-1:00 pm.

Elderwood at Lockport
Stop in to meet community liaison Angelina Anzalone on Tuesday, April 16 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm as she shares information and attributes about living at Elderwood at Lockport.

ClearCaptions telephones are designed for people with hearing loss. Learn more from ClearCaptions representative Doug Braun at our Centre on Wednesday, April 17 from 11:00 am-1:00 pm.

Income Tax Preparation
To schedule your free appointment for the annual AARP Income Tax Preparation, please call. Appointments are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (February 5-April 11). Volunteers are still needed for the program. Volunteers assist area residents with the preparation and electronic filing of their income taxes. No prior experience is required. Thorough training and tools are provided. If interested, please call tax coordinator David Killion at 949-2865.

Football Potluck
Join us on Friday, February 1 at 12:00 pm for our first pre-game pot luck, leading up to Sunday’s “Big Game.” Bring your favorite game day snack and recipe to share. We will play games, football trivia, and football prediction fun. Register by January 23. FREE

Sweet Heart Luncheon
Be a sweetheart, and join us Thursday, February 14 at 11:30 am for a Valentine’s celebration featuring a delicious lunch, desserts made with love, and music. Pink or red clothing purely optional! Register by February 6. Cost:$7 (members), $15 (non-members).


Annual Meat Raffle
Save the date for our annual Meat Raffle, Saturday, March 30. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and we’ll spin the wheel for our first round of meat at 6:00 p.m. Admission includes soda and draft beer. Each round is priced individually from $1 to $10. New this year, reserve your table for 8 or more guests. This face-paced night is full of multiple chances to win a variety of meat packages – from breakfast sausages to turkeys, seafood, pork, steaks and everything in between. There’s something for everyone at The Dale Association’s Meat Raffle! Back by popular demand our very own “Liquor Loop” game. All proceeds benefit wellness programs at The Dale Association. Tickets on sale February 1.

SMILE at The Dale
Starting in January we will be introducing The Dale Association’s SMILE program; Socialization, Meaningful Stimulation, Inspiring, Lunch together, and Exercise! A new structured program designed especially for our members, SMILE will offer group setting fun for everyone. Beginning January 9 and continuing each Wednesday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm for cooking, crafts, guest speakers, fellowship, games, chair exercise, Eat Well, Stay Well lunch and of course – laughter, the best medicine. Sign up today as space is limited. Cost: $15 per day (members), $30 per day (non-members). Cost includes all of the above activities.

Save the Date: Basket Raffle 2019
The Dale Association is having its annual Basket Raffle on Saturday, May 4. Tickets are $25 and come with five free basket tickets and include lunch catered by Donna Eick. The doors open at 11:00 am. We will have a 50/50 raffle and many baskets to raffle. Over the past 18 years the Basket Raffle has grown to over 250 attendees. Gretchen Doty, Senior Centre Director, said “we really take pride in offering a great value for your money. We look forward to the raffle every year and appreciate the community’s continued support. We are very appreciative of the local business in Lockport who continue to support us in our fundraiser year after year.” Doty said that it is more important than ever that we meet our goal and hold a successful fundraising event. “With your continued support we have been able to meet our goals,” she said. “Your support is appreciated by everyone at The Dale Association. Hope to see you at this year’s event.”

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"
Our friends at LCTV (Lockport Community Television) bring quality local programming to cable customers in Niagara, Northern Erie and Orleans Counties. Since 1983, The Dale Association has hosted a program where our staff members and special guests - including our dedicated business sponsors - share topics of interest to viewers of all ages. The program is also available through live streaming at www.lctv.net.

Tune into LCTV's (Spectrum) channel 1301 to watch "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.   

National Decision Making Day-Tuesday, April 16
Save the date for our annual National Decision Making Day, Tuesday, April 16 at 9:30 a.m. when attorney Linda Grear will share important information about the documents we should all have in place.

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