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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: Monday, August 14 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 August 22 at 1 pm. Call 433-1886 or email us now to register for the team.

Fresh Out of the Garden Cooking Class
Join us on Thursday, August 10 at 10 am for a fun morning of cooking with fresh in-season ingredients. We will make four different recipes that include fruits and vegetables of the summer season. Bring containers to bring home left-overs and be prepared for fun, laughter and delicious tastings! Call 433-1886 or stop by the front desk to sign up today. Cost: $20 members/ $30 non-members.

Member and Guest Picnic
Are you ready for some hot dogs, hamburgers and Denny's famous macaroni salad? So are we! Join us on Friday, July 28 at 11 am for our annual Summer picnic. Weather permitting, we'll host the picnic at Widewaters Pavilion on Market Street along the Erie Canal. If the weather is rainy, we will move the picnic to our Centre, at 33 Ontario St. Thanks to longtime friend of the Dale Michelle Farina and BlueCross BlueShield of WNY, who are donating ice cream for our dessert and fun prizes for our Bingo game. Please bring a lawn chair. Guests welcome. Call 433-1886, or stop by our front desk to sign up. Cost $6.

Food Truck Thursday
J&L Barbeque will be parked at the Centre, serving up a delicious lunch Thursday, August 10 from 11 am to 2 pm.


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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