THINGS TO DO
A card shower is being held for Samuel Liburdi, a former principal, teacher and coach at Sharpsville High School, who will celebrate his 90th birthday on April 22. He served the Sharpsville Area School District for 40 years.
Cards may be sent to him at Box 75, Sharpsville PA 16150.
• The Hartford-Badger Alumni Association will hold its 134th annual Alumni Banquet at 6 p.m. on May 8, with registration starting at 5 p.m., at the Sharpsville VFW Post 6404, 215 Walnut Ext., Sharpsville. Price is $15 per person. Music will be provided by DJ Dan Messersmith.
For more information or to make a reservation, call Secretary Helen Burns at 330-772-3051.
• There will be a party for Elaine Schuster, a Sharpsville softball legend, at 6:30 p.m. on April 30 at Marigold II, Sharpsville, on the outside patio. New and old players, as well as friends, are invited to attend. Masks required.
Please note that the location has been changed.
• State Rep. Mark Longietti is encouraging residents to bring unwanted documents to a free shredding event starting at 10 a.m. on April 24 at the Shenango Valley Senior Community Center, 220 N. Buhl Farm Drive, Hermitage.
Residents can bring up to three boxes or bags of paper.
Longietti is co-sponsoring the event with the Mercer County Area Agency on Aging, the Pennsylvania Link to Aging and Disability Resources, and the Better Business Bureau.
Residents with questions can call Longietti’s district office at 724-981-4655 or his satellite office – open 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays – at 724-588-1005.
• The Mercer County Amateur Radio Club MCARC is inviting all interested to take to the airwaves to celebrate the global community of radio amateurs who explore, develop and practice radio communications on World Amateur Radio Day, April 18, with the theme “Home but never alone”.
AT THE SENIOR CENTER
• The Greenville Senior Center is open with a modified schedule. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the April schedule will not include card games, clubs, cornhole, entertainment, guest speakers or pickleball.
Meals are take-out only. Reserve them two days in advance. Pick-up is at 11:30 a.m. each day. The suggested meal donation is $2.50 unless otherwise specified. No one will be denied a meal because of inability to pay.
The April cold lunch option: Turkey and cheese sandwich replaces the protein, side dishes still included. Notify the staff when reserving your lunch if you would like the cold lunch option.
Chef salad option: Ham and cheese, hard-boiled egg, lettuce, tomato wedge, pickled beets, dinner roll, fruit.
This week’s activity and lunch schedule:
» MONDAY: 9:30 a.m., Bingo; 10 a.m., Total Body Fitness
Lunch: Potato crusted fish, Tuscan mac and cheese, Italian green beans, wheat bread, fresh fruit
» TUESDAY: 9:30 a.m., Bingo; Walk ‘n’ Scratch Your Reward
Lunch: Salisbury steak w/gravy, cheddar whipped potatoes, corn and pimentos, white bread, pears
» WEDNESDAY: 9:30 a.m., Bingo; 10 a.m.,Total Body Fitness; 1 p.m. Tai Chi
Lunch: Chicken marsala w/gravy, bowtie noodles, brussel sprouts, wheat bread, mixed fruit, cake and ice cream
» THURSDAY: 9:30 a.m., Bingo; 10 a.m., Enhance Fitness/Walk with Ease; 11 a.m., Silver Sneakers
Lunch: Baked cabbage roll w/ tomato sauce, garlic whipped potatoes, coin carrots, dinner roll, strawberry shortcake
» FRIDAY: 9:30 a.m., Bingo; 10 a.m., Total Body Fitness
Lunch: Mild buffalo chicken salad sandwich w/ shredded lettuce, baked potato soup w/crackers, sandwich roll, fresh melon