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32 Worden Road
Scotia, NY 12302
(518) 374-0734


Barbara Brown


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Senior Center 2020

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Resourses for Seniors

Glenville is proud to operate one of the most active senior centers in the region.  Built in 1997 through a combination of town support, local grants and fundraising, the Glenville Senior Center houses the Scotia-Glenville Senior Citizens, Inc., a non-profit organization.

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Fresh Table - Pop Up Community Pantry



In Memorium

Laura Adams

Roger Bisaillon

Jean Bourgeois

Frances Caopiello

Walter Duel

Mary Ellen Gale

Benjamin Hertzendorf

Hans Hillander

Rev. John Hunter

Eloise Kalasinski

Betty Mardirosian

Jackie Newcomb

Rena Nicodemi

Veronica Peck

Joan Peugh

Charlotte Saunders

Marvin Weiss



Senior Services

Free Table                           

Donate Eyeclasses

Copy Your Wallet Cards free

Recycling (not plastic bags however)

Rabies Vaccination Clinic

Saturday, June 10th at the Senior Center.

Provided by Schenectady County Public Health. By appointment only.

Cats & Ferrets: 10 - 11 am

Dogs: 11 am to noon.

Cats & ferrets must be in carriers. Dogs must be leashed. As always, please clean up after your pet.  Please bring previous vaccination certificates, if any. FREE to Schenectady County Residents. Cash donations are appreciated. Sign up on line through Schenectady County's website. Call (518) 386-2818 for more information.


Tai Chi Day at Saratoga Park - 2023

Decorating Committee

The decorating committee helps to bring color and interest to the building as people enter to participate in all our activities. They meet each month focusing on the library, main lobby and the rec room. Consider joining the Decorating Committee.

Senior Moments Mailing Party

Thursday, June 22, 

at 9 am

Come join us as we prepare the Senior Moments newsletter for mailing. We seal and apply the pre-printed address labels. Task is completed in about 1 1/2 hours. Refreshments are served. Come join us and have some fun! 

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Sunshine Committee

 Know someone who needs a ray of sunshine or support during a difficult time. They will send a card or make a phone call to let someone know that they are in our thoughts and are special to

 Lori Preddice at the Center.

Check us out!
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Lap Blankets For Veterans

We have had numerous lap blankets donated for veterans in Hospice. We are still accepting red, white and blue lap blankets for donation to this worth cause.


Coffee and Conversation

Tuesdays, 9-11 am

Bring a cup of coffee to enjoy while you share your thoughts with others. If you are new to the Center, this is a great way to meet new friends.

Connections Over Coffee

Every other Thursday, 9 am

New bereavement support for those who have lost a loved one. Coffee provided. Connect, Share, Chat.

Upcoming dates: 5/11, 5/25, 6/8, 6/29, 7/13, 


Driver Safety Course

Mon/Tues, May 15 & 16, 2-5pm

Tues/Wed, June 20 & 21, 2-5pm

Two, three hour classes  Must attend both sessions. Senior membership not required. Payment due at sign-up. Make checks payable to Armand Canestraro. No cash and no phone reservations. 

Cost: $25.20 members

          $29.00 non-members

Van Transportation

For senior residents of Glenville and Scotia only. Senior Center membership not required.

Our van must stay within Glenville/Scotia.

On-request pickup and delivery

Call 518-374-0734 M-F between 9 am and noon at least a day ahead (up to two weeks ahead)

to reserve space and schedule a ride to take you on your errands: to the barber or hairdresser,

Wal-Mart, grocery store, bank, etc. within the town. 

The van  operates Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm.

Donations are gratefully accepted to help defray costs.

The center cannot offer transportation to medical appointments, but Catholic Charities may be able to, with ample advance notice.

*Please be mindful of your fellow van riders and be prompt for your pickup times. 

We Need Drivers & Dispatchers: Be a substitute driver or dispatcher.  Call Maureen Adamek at the Center for information.



Additional Transportation


Stop by the reception desk at the Center for a booklet listing additional options for transportation in Glenville, including many which offer handicapped services.

Medical Transportation

Catholic Charities Senior & Caregiver Support Services offer transportation to medical appointments for Schenectady County seniors aged 60 and older who are not on Medicaid. Our door to door service is also able to transport wheelchair clients. Our donation only program suggests $4.00 for ambulatory services; $6.00 for wheelchair services.

A brief phone registration is required.

Complete program information will be shared at that time. Please call (518) 357-9801,

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  Display Case


Be sure to check out the display case in the library to see some unique collections.       











January and February

Matryoshka Nesting Dolls

from Mary Weiss

*Next up: Spring and Easter decorations from

Sue Reilly


We need collections for the rest of the year. If you would like to display your collection, please contact Janet Neary at 518-393-0331 or leave a message at the front desk. The case is lighted and always locked. Thank you to Janet for coordinating the displays.




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And Things Are  Even Better!

On Friday, September 18th, 2020, we celebrated the long-awaited opening of the new addition to the Glenville Senior Center. The new space includes a dedicated office for senior volunteers, a new classroom for increased programming and a recreation room complete with pool table, shuffle board table and large screen television. 


Barbara Jones



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