Seniors

  • Gather & Dine Program-This is held Monday through Friday at Town Hall/11:45 am. Seniors (60 plus) enjoy a warm meal and great company. The suggested donation is $2 per meal (this is not required). Guests under the age of 60 are also welcome, with a fee of $8.  Please call at least 24 hours in advance (must be by noon the day prior to desired meal date) to secure your lunch reservation. You may call Office of the Aging at the listed number on this page or Galway Town Hall at 518-882-6070 extension 10 (business hours only Tuesday -Friday). Please do not leave a message on this line regarding meals to avoid not securing your spot in time. Thank you. 

The Galway Seniors are pleased to offer the following activities for those who are members of the Senior Group. If you wish to join please contact Colleen Forneris at 518-882-6070 extension 10 for further details. 

After a bit of a break, routine Senior meetings begin again starting July 7th. These are always the first and third Thursday of the month beginning promptly at 1pm, unless noted otherwise. 

  • July 7th-“Home Helpers Senior Care” presentation
  • July 21st-Guest Speaker Senator James Tedisco “Protect Yourself from Identity Theft & Other Senior Issues” 
  • August 4th -Business Meeting..getting things in order!
  • August 18th-the much anticipated Annual Auction & Ice cream Social! Bring your appetites. 
  • September 1st-Business Meeting: Preservation Society speaker, Bruce Sanders. 
  • September 15th-“Homeless & Code Blue” 
  • October 6th-Business Meeting
  • October 20th- Guest Speaker Patrick Herring
  • November 3rd-Business Meeting
  • November 17th-Guest speakers Supervisor Mike Smith and David Costanzo Highway Supervisor & Trevor Gilday Building Inspector 
  • December 1st-Business Meeting
  • December 15th-Annual Christmas Party
  • Galway Senior Group Trips 2022
  • July 19th Purple Heart Museum & Pride of the Hudson $35-Boat ride and Dinner at Captain Jake’s (on your own) 
  • August 16th Schooner Boat ride. $40 Dinner at the Passports Restaurant (cost will be on your own) 
  • September 7th Green Mountain Timber Frames & Danforth Pewter. Cost to be announced. Dinner a the Log Jam (cost will be on your own)
  • October 11th Peaches in Wilmington, VT. Show, dinner, sightseeing & shopping.
  • November To be Announced
  • December 1st Turning Stone and Show the Platters. Cost is $50.00. 

For more information regarding trips please contact Ruth Lee at 518-883-5062 or [email protected]

Other special events:

Annual Senior Picnic: 

More information is listed on the Events page

When: Thursday, September 2, 2022

11:00am to 3:00 (lunch is served at noon) 

Where: Saratoga County Fairgrounds

 

 

 

CONTACT

(For the Gather & Dine Program) Saratoga County Office for the Aging

Address: 152 West High Street
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Phone: (518 ) 884-4100 FAX: (518) 884-4104
Hours: 9 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday
 
Galway Town Hall 
Community Outreach 
Colleen Forneris 
518-882-6070 extension 10