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Glenville Senior Citizens

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


Barbara Brown


Vicki Hillis

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The Best of the Best

Senior Center 2020

Come and say hello.
We would love to meet you!

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Membership Form

2023 dues will increase: $20 for residents and $30 for non-residents.


Election of Officers and Directors for 2023


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.


Angelo Grasso

Selwyn Harlos Sr.

Ginny Rovelli

Paul Trudell

Barbara Levine

Barrie Daniels

Eva Staton

Jo Moore

Mildred Morgan

How to check your Covid Test Box Expiration date!

Click on the link below for information


Early Voting at the Center

Polls open:

9 am - 5 pm on 10/29, 10/30, 11/1, 11/3, 11/4, 11/5, 11/6

12pm - 8 pm on 10/31,11/2

Election Day, 11/8 6am - 9 pm



Medicare and

You 2023


Bloomin' 4 Good

Glenville Senior Center has been selected to receive $1 from every Bloomin' 4 Good bouquet sold during the month of September 2022 at: Hannaford located at 262 Saratoga Road, Route 50, Glenville, NY.

Let's get some seeds planted! 


Rabies Vaccination Clinic

Saturday, September 24 at the center.

Provided by Schenectady County

 Public Health Services.

Cats and Ferrets: 10 am to 11 am

Dogs: 11 am to noon

Cats and ferrets must be in carriers; dogs must be leashed. As always, clean up after you pet and bring previous caccination certificated, if any. Free to Schenectady County Residents. Cash donations are appreciated.



Saturday, September 24th

We are looking for people to volunteer at the Senior Center table at the Town of Glenville Oktoberfest held in Maalwyck Park. Volunteers talk to people about what we offer and encourage them to become members.

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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 us.

Senior Services


Medicare                                   What To Do If You Paid A Scammer

Caregiver Conversations                   Spectrum Internet Assist

Catholic Charities                          NiMo Scam

Spot A Stroke Fast                        Free Table

E-Z Pass                                                      

HIICAP Health Insurance Information

        and Counseling Program

Free Legal Consultations

Copy Your Wallet Cards for Free

Donate Eyeglasses

Recycling at the Center 

Property Tax Questions

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

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Senior Moments Mailing Party

Thursday, October 20th, 

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! 


Needed Drivers and Dispatchers  

Call Maureen Adamek at (518) 377-8497 

Free Legal Consultations

Wednesday, Oct. 9th at 1:30 pm

Do you have questions about estate planning? Medicaid applications? Glenn Witecki, Esq will be offering free consultations at the Center on the second Wednesday of every other month. For members only. Call the Center to schedule an appointment. 


Driver Safety Course

Tues/Wed Oct. 18 & 19, 2-5 pm

Sat Oct. 22, 9-12pm & 12:45 - 3:45pm

This program may reduce your auto insurance cost. Oct 18 & 19 class consists of two three-hour sessions held on two consecutive days. Oct.22 class consists of a morning and afternoon session.  Senior Center membership is not required. Payment is due at sign-up. Please make check payable to Armand Canestraro. No cash. Checks are not cashed until the class is held. Participants must register in person at the front desk. No phone reservations are accepted.

Cost: Members $25.50

Non Members $29

Gardening Help Needed

Even if you don't have the greenest of thumbs, we could use your help planting and maintaining the gardens. Please leave your name at the front desk if you are willing to volunteer for a few hours this fall.


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.

Garden Walk

The Social Committee would like to host a Garden Walk for 2023 but we need your help. If you or a friend have a garden that you'd like to share with others to view, please give us a call.  We will come and visit your special place of paradise.  We hope to hear from you. More information inn future newsletters.

Attention Desk volunteers

Wednesday, October 26 at 1 pm

Lunch and meeting will be held on 10/26. We will be reviewing procedures and discussing any problems volunteers may have/ Please call the Center at (518) 374-0734 to sign up

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Card Making
Card Making

Card Making

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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 Wednesday 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

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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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.

  Display Case


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











May: Sue Reilly - Cherry blossom depression glass

June:  Sue Reilly - Buttons

September and October: Box Assemblages by Don Chapman


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