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Get sweet citrus fruit straight from Florida from the Barker Music Parent Club Citrus Fruit Fundraiser. Order 10 or 20 pound boxes of navel oranges, ruby red grapefruit or a combination of both. All orders must be received by Nov. 12; no late orders accepted. Delivery is tentatively scheduled for the first two weeks in December. Customers will be notified within 24 to 48 hours prior to the delivery truck’s arrival from Florida. This is to ensure your fruit is as fresh as possible. Order from any BMPC member or call Cheryl Chunko at 417-1711.
This is week two of the workshops on “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions” at Somerset Town Hall, and your last chance to enroll. Participants receive the book, valued at $18.95, free as a guide to healthful living. Any adult who has a chronic disease is eligible. The interactive workshop offers life skills, techniques and resources to get the most out of life, and participants can share their own experiences and solutions for coping with age and illness. The Thursday classes will be held from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Somerset Town Hall, 8700 Haight Road, this Thursday, Nov. 7, 14 and 21, and Dec. 5. Pre-registration is preferred but anybody who wants to attend any session is welcome. To get more information or to register, call the town supervisor’s office at 795-3575 or 438-3030.
The Barker Seniors will meet Friday at the Barker Fire Hall. Julie’s game starts at 10:30 a.m., the business meeting is at 11:30 a.m. and lunch is served at 11:45 a.m. The Niagara County Department of Aging nutrition lunch will be Haunted Ham Loaf and all the trimmings, milk and coffee or tea. Seniors must call the Somerset Town Hall at 795-3575 by Thursday to order a lunch, and also to reserve a place. Anyone age 55 or older, from any community, is invited to join the fun group; dues are $2 a year. For information, call director Jo Ann Greenwald at 795-3787. Trips with the Barker Seniors are open to the public when space permits. There is a Carnival Cruise to Alaska, with Mirage Tours, being planned for June 17 through 24, so you can plan ahead for this dream vacation. The next payment installment is due Nov. 15. Do you like to buy handcrafted items for holiday presents? The Barker Seniors will hold its annual Senior Fall Fair on its Nov. 15 meeting day, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Barker Fire Hall. Seniors will bring their crafts for sale and the public is invited to stop by for a free cup of coffee, to browse and shop. Call Jo Ann to reserve a table for your wares.