New Exhibition & July Sunset Solstice Workshop
You’re invited to a reception, June 30, 6:30pm (before Real World) for Karen Woodin, the new artist who has beautified the walls at our SOS community room at Hanover Square. Karen will also offer a workshop on Saturday, July 25, 1-3pm to help you discover your inner artist. You will work to create the painting above. Cost is $30.00 per seat which includes 10 x 20 canvas, paint supplies, and snack refreshments. Reservation required, please contact Singles Outreach, 452- 6883. To learn more about Karen go to www.TimelessArtist.com.
This Week's Activities
For information on any of the following events or to contact the activity leader call our office at 452-6883 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
It's a good idea to let the activity leader know if you plan to attend an event. This way you will be notified of any last-minute changes!
It’s Picnic Time!
There are three SOS picnics on the calendars of this newsletter:
** Memorial Day Picnic ** at Tawasantha Park
Monday, May 25th.
** Father’s Day Picnic ** Indoor/Outdoor at Hanover Square.
Sunday, June 21st
** 4th of July Picnic ** at Henry Hudson Park
Saturday, July 4th
Each of the Picnics will begin at 11:30am with eating to begin at 1pm. There will be grills for cooking but bring food and beverages to share and also bring your own plates, cups and utensils. Cost is $3 for SOS members & $5 for non-members (with an extra $5 charge for “empty-handed”). There is no charge for children under twelve & no pets allowed.
We will seek out leaders appropriate for activities at each place including kids games, nature hikes, bike rides, softball, volleyball, card games, horseshoes, bocci, canoeing/kayaking (at Henry Hudson) & music by D.J. Fred & Eddie Johnson, Jr.
Friday, July 3
Golf, Every Friday
7:45am, Mill Road Acres
Martha or Barbara.
Saturday, July 4th
*4th of July Picnic*
Henry Hudson Park, Bethlehem
Bring food to share. Meal begins at 1pm
Music by Eddie Johnson, Jr.
Games at picnic; no game night
Henry Hudson Park, 4th of July Picnic
From NYS Thruway: Exit 22 Selkirk, take left at ramp to Rte. 144 for approximately 1.2 miles. Take right on Barent-Winne Road, bear right at fork in road, down hill to Henry Hudson Park.
From 787 South and Albany: Exit Port of Albany, left on So. Pearl St., Rte. 144 for 5.7 miles. Take first left after Elks on Barent-Winne Road, bear right at fork in road, down hill to Park.
Sunday, July 5
Brunch: 11:15am, every Sunday at 99 Restaurant, 107 Wolf Road, Colonie. Host: Lynn.
Open Tennis: 10am (weather permitting) at Colonie High School on Sand Creek Rd. For more information call Dan.
Monday, July 6
Old Timer’s Lunch
With guest, Joe Early, SOS #4
11:30am, Colonie Diner
All are welcome.
Monday Movie & Popcorn
"Radio Days" with host Jana
7pm, Hanover Square. $3/$5.
Tuesday, July 7
The women in our lives. (Think positive)
Led by Esther
7pm: Hanover Square, $3/$5
Wednesday, July 8
Lunch: 11:15am, Holiday Inn, Wolf Road, Colonie. Hosted by Wally.
Open Bowling: Spare Time Lanes, Rte 2, Latham. 7pm. $6 for 2 games, $8 for 3 games. Shoe rental is extra. All are welcome. Please ask at the desk where we are bowling. Hosted by Judy.
Wednesdays: Pruyn House Concert Series
July 8 (with Jade) & July 22 (Irish Night with Get Up Jack): 7-9pm, $5.
207 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham.
Plus, Strawberry Shortcake by SOS for sale! To help & info call Ed.
Thursday, July 9
OUTDOORSEY STUFF: We try and get the perfect activity for that sunny day or the rainy one! To join the fun contact John Feret email email@example.com.
Outings usually begin at 9am.
SUPPORT GROUP: You are invited to be part of a support group. This will be a warm, nurturing, and safe environment for you to share your concerns. You will have the option to share or just come to listen. That will be your choice. Led by Steve O’Neal, MSEd. Call Steve for more information. $3/$5.
Friday, July 10
Golf every Friday at 7:45am Mill Road Acres. Martha or Barbara.
Saturday, July 11
HISTORY & ART FANS: 9am, Hyde Hall, Cooperstown. Visit a stately mid-19th century neoclassical country house on Otsego Lake. We’ll have a tour of the beautifully furnished mansion and learn about its history, architecture, and ghosts. Admission: $12; over 62, $10. Afterward, join a group lunch. Meet at 9 am in Six Mile Waterworks Park, 136 Fuller Rd, Albany, to depart promptly. Park entrance off traffic circle near Washington Ave. Call Marilyn with your name & phone number for counts.
Game Night: 7pm, Hanover Square, $3/$5. Bring snacks to share. Hosted by Martha.
The Oldies Show, at Danceland, playing all your favorite hits from the 50s & 60s, 8-11pm, $5. Danceland is located in the Dollar General Plaza in Latham, 638 Columbia Street Ext. For more information call Jim Apicella, 785-3888.
SOS host, Donna Sorrento.
For information on any of the above events or to contact the activity leader call our office at 452-6883 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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A Night of Roaring 20's
Sunday, July 26