SEPT. 21 KIWANIS PICNIC free for Sparta Senior Citizens. Starts 5:30pm at the Walter Lynch Senior Center. Please look for sign-up sheet at the center.
SAT., SEPT, 23 SPARTA DAY - 10AM- 4PM
Held at Station Park. Join the festivities including the Annual Arts & Crafts Fair. Enjoy
entertainment, delicious food prepared by the local civic groups and all the events for
young and old alike!
OCT. 7TH: S.C. PUBLIC HEALTH FLU CLINIC 8:00AM-NOON The Sussex County Public Health Department will be conducting a flu clinic at the Walter Lynch Senior Center. Please wear short sleeved/sleeveless shirts and bring your Medicare card with you. Vaccine is free to Medicare recipients or people who are 65 yrs. of age and older. Please call 973-579-0570 x1275 for an appt. or online at: www.sussex.nj.us/flu
OCT. 12 –SPARTA MAYOR’S ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION 8:30am-10:00am at the Walter Lynch Senior Center. Come listen to our Mayor Gil Gibbs and bring any questions or concerns you may have. There will be a breakfast available for $3.00.
SENIOR ART & NEEDLEWORK EXHIBIT-NOVEMBER 5TH featuring the works of Sparta Seniors who have painted in our classes as well as others who have created blankets. sweaters, scarves, hats and other needlework. Original paintings, drawings, photographs and other works will be accepted. Registration forms will be available at the Walter Lynch Senior Center and Recreation Office on October 2nd. Join us for a reception on Sunday afternoon, November 5h from 12:00-2:00pm to meet the artists at the Walter Lynch Senior Center (40 Trapasso Drive). *In addition our Needle Arts Group will display their creations.
AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE—NOV 3RD *ONLY ONE DAY! 9:00AM-3:30PM. This 6½-hour, mature driving class qualifies you for a reduced insurance premium with many companies. The cost of the program is $15 for AARP members or $20 for non-members. Forms will be available in the Sparta Recreation Office. Please make checks payable to “AARP” (204515-A1)
SENIOR NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY—Join us for our “ever popular” New Year’s Eve party at the Walter Lynch Senior Center on Sunday, December 31st from 1:00pm-4:00PM. Price includes dinner, DJ, dancing and watching the ball drop, (at 3:00PM that is!) Tickets will go on sale, Nov. 6th . Cost: $10.00
S.H.I.P. STATE HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM is available by app’t. at Sparta Walter Lynch Senior Center, 40 Trapasso Drive. This program provides free, confidential help to residents who have questions with Medicare Parts A & B, Medigap (supplemental), Medicare Advantage Part C, Prescription Drug Plans Part D, & PAAD. Medicare Open Enrollment Period: Oct. 15—Dec. 7. Please call S.C. Division of Senior Services 973-579-0555 x 1223 to make an appointment.
SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Members: Fred Schumann, Chairman, Mary Parker, Secretary, Eileen Francis, Dennis Gibson, Dorothy Eckweiler, Florence Meyer, Rose Satterfield, Joan Shaw, Herb Stanske and Frederika Link.
Advisory Members: Marianne Dilworth and Molly Whilesmith.