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MISMATCH CONTEST

MISMATCH CONTEST

This picture was taken at our “new” annual mismatch dress down day contest. The most mismatched outfits were awarded cash prizes. First prize: Lorraine Brant, second prize: Lorraine Kowalski, third prize: Lydia Castro.

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SENIOR PICNIC

SENIOR PICNIC

This is a picture taken at our annual Erie County Seniors picnic held at Bowen Road Grove. The event took place on Thursday August 1st. and was well attended by over 500 people from all of Erie County. The event started with snacks and entertainment for the entire day. Erie County Executive Mark Polancarz played guitar and sang a few songs as part of the morning schedule. We then had a catered lunch followed by an ice cream truck and a large basket auction.

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SENIOR WISHES

SENIOR WISHES

Lydia Castro, a former nursing assistant and active volunteer, was recently chosen by a local non-profit, Senior Wishes, to have a wish granted to experience the Maid of the Mist. She had not visited Niagara Falls in over 20 years. She had an amazing day which also included visiting the Aquarium and the Niagara Discovery Center.

 

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AGING MASTERY PROGRAM

AGING MASTERY PROGRAM

The Northwest seniors held a graduation ceremony on Thursday July 18th for the 2019 AMP (Aging Mastery Program). The class was held weekly for ten weeks and covered many subjects to help seniors age with more information at their disposal. The afternoon concluded with a catered luncheon and certificates for all. Students were also given gift cards for their participation. Outstanding members were given awards for their overall participation and grades for the class. Those members are: Peggy Frazion, Al Killian and Bob Lenz. Thanks …

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SENIOR CENTER PICNIC

SENIOR CENTER PICNIC

Our annual Northwest senior center picnic was held on Monday July 15th. Each year this event is sponsored by North District Council Member Joe Golombek and served by Joe and his staff (Chef Sandy) and Aide Jen. All seniors were given red Northwest tees for our 2019 summer season by Northwest Executive Director Larry Pernick.

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PRE-WEDDING CONGRATULATIONS

PRE-WEDDING CONGRATULATIONS

Pennie Misuraca and George Hoage shows us their pre-wedding congratulations cake. On Thursday July 11th the northwest seniors presented them with the cake and a large card with best wishes for their upcoming nuptials. George and Pennie met at the center and George proposed to Pennie at their 2018 Christmas party. We all know they make a great couple and will share many happy years together.

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4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION

4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION

The Northwest Buffalo seniors celebrated the 4th on the 3rd with a special holiday luncheon. Ice cold snacks and a special firecracker coverall Bingo. Seated in the picture are our cash prize winners for the most patriotic costume. 1st place: Lydia Castro, 2nd place: Gloria Nostro and 3rd place: Betty Wolfram. The Northwest Buffalo senior craft class also raffled off a patriotic blanket won by Sue Ravnsbo.

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MOM AND POP BREAKFAST

MOM AND POP BREAKFAST

Our annual Mom and Pop Breakfast was held on Monday June 17th. Councilmember Joe Golombek and staff (Sandy and Ray) prepared and served a delicious full breakfast to more than 40 seniors. Congratulations to George Hoage who won the Avon basket donated by Miss Vicky.

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MAYORS VOLUNTEER LUNCHEON

MAYORS VOLUNTEER LUNCHEON

This is a picture taken at Buffalo Mayor Byron Browns annual luncheon for most valuable senior volunteers. The luncheon took place on Friday May 31st. Representing the Northwest Buffalo Community Center is Mr. Al Killian. Mr. Killian is a Board Member at the Northwest senior center. He also volunteers weekly at an area church soup kitchen that feeds the less fortunate. Al is a member of the Knights of Columbus and is instrumental in planning and cooking for their holiday dinners at a local soup …

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MOTHERS DAY CELEBRATION

MOTHERS DAY CELEBRATION

Our annual Mothers Day celebration was held on Wednesday May 8th. This year we had the pleasure of hosting a group of talented ladies from Buffalo Prenatal Perinatal Network. They catered to the seniors by delivering lunch and calling the special Mothers Day Bingo session. All women were given corsages from Graser’s Florist and special raffle prizes were given away that afternoon. Special thanks to Northwest Senior Advisory Board Member Kathy Walters who made a homemade chocolate basket as well as another basket for special …

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