Board of Directors
178 No Main Street
Monday - Friday
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Barbara McGuire, Director
Johanna Dyer, President
Pam Cicchinelli, Vice President
Dinda Paffen, Secretary
Meg Gorman, Treasurer
July- No Meeting
August- No Meeting
2020 Membership dues are $8.00 for the year. May bring payment to the Senior Center M-F
Public Transportation System:
An open-to-the-public bus transportation service that is partially funded by New York State and the Saratoga County Office for the Aging. Senior Citizens (over the age of 60) ride at no cost, but are encouraged to make a voluntary contribution. All contributions are voluntary and confidential. Services will not be affected because of an inability to contribute. Any contribution received will be used to expand service. Riders under the age of 60 must pay a fare of $0.65 each way. The bus route includes the City of Mechanicville only, bound by the tax map. Questions regarding the schedule can be answered by calling our bus info line at (518) 664-5651.
Monday, March 9th- Racino in Saratoga Springs
Wednesday, March 11th- Dinner at Carson's on Saratoga Lake
Saturday, March 14th-Wal-Mart/Lunch at Chili's in Clifton Park
Sunday, March 15th-Bingo at American Legion in Saratoga
Wednesday, March 25th- Pizza Night at Venezia in Clifton Park
60+ dining program sponsored by the City of Mechanicville and Saratoga County Office For the Aging (meal provided Monday through Friday at noon). Reservations must be made the day before. The Saratoga County Office for the Aging meal program contact number is (518) 664-3924.
Karin Drosdick, Elder Care Services Coordinator, provides outreach services to our Seniors. Karin can be reached at (518) 664-0075 or (518) 664-8322.
A Senior Newsletter is published monthly, with a schedule of activities and updates on senior programs. Many of the activities at the Center have been ongoing for years, the newer ones have been introduced by our Elder Care Services Coordinator. Newsletters can be picked-up at the Senior Center or Public Safety Office. If you join the Senior Organization, your name will be added to the newsletter mailing list.
Stillwater Eldercare Services:
For doctor appointments outside of Mechanicville. You must be age 60 or older and not on Medicaid.
Call Don Muzio for more information at 518-664-2515 ext. 18
if you are on Medicaid and need transportation to doctor's appointments call Saratoga County Social Services at 518-884-4148
United Healthcare Community Plan:
Kandis Paolone from Saratoga Life will be at the Mechanicville Senior Center to set up 1 day a month to assist Seniors for transportation anywhere in Saratoga County. We will set 1 day for 4 hours to transport to appointments, shopping or anywhere in the county they would like to go.
AARP Volunteer Tax Preparation:
Mechanicville Library Monday & Saturday starting on or after 2/1/2020 518-664-4646 Bring Social Security Card, Photo ID & 2018 Tax Return.
Blood Pressure Clinic Dates:
Clifton Park Halfmoon EMS- No Charge 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Did you know that Kandis Paolone, From Saratoga Life is at the senior center every other Thursday from 11-1 to answer questions about Medicare? She can help you access forms on the computer, check pharmacy prices, see what doctors and services are covered and help make phone calls that can be frustrating.
Do you qualify for "Extra Help"? Stop by and find out.
Every Tuesday, 1:00PM call 518-664-7877
Play Thursday, 1:00PM just show up!!!
Sequence (Card Room)
March 18, 2020 at 1:00PM
March 24, 2020 at 1:00PM
Tune into Your Senses
March 5, 2020 at 10:00AM
March 31, 2020 at 10:00AM
Capital Roots Veggie Mobile
Therapy Dog Visit
March 12, 2020 at 1:00PM