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                           QUILDERLAND - "Expect mile," he said. The goalfor1902 to take bonis. Library director
                        the unexpected" was the advice was to persuade a 70 percent Holen King will be the story*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Scout Troop 73                     for something else. ;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             This week, everyone looks at                          i
                        giventostnior drivers by Donn use of teatbeltiii, he said.               teller.                                                                                                                                  events of the past year. We Sin
                        W. Maryott, director of the              While DWI is prevalent                                                                                                                                                   do that. We can look back far*      New Scotland
                        Department of Motor Vehicles' among younger drivers,
                        rectnt workshop on highway "Alcohol abuse is not a problem
                                                                                                                                                                                    G»i!                                                  thsj than that.             . •-'*;•
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Senior Citizens
                                                                                                   The f$lB$iqf activities are                                                                                                               Voorhwsviiltt's Seoul Troop
                        safety at Crossgates Mall.            for this age group," Maryott schsdulld forthe Guilderland                                                                                                                   79 'baa generated happy tnfp|»              ByLobRCrouaM
                           The program, sponsored by said. However, he urged cau- Public Libraryforthe week of                                                                                                                            rlea and made life a little mm         We are sad to report the pass-
                        Crossgates Mall and the Mall tion when using medications Jan. 4-9;                                                                                                                                                pleasant, in our village. In 73 ing of another of our charter
                        Walker's Club in a morning because the}' decrease driving                  Tuesday — Preschool story,                                                                                                             yean -ise, have amassed « Wtfge members, Daisy Sharp. This
                        meeting which was illustrated •kills. "You're in trouble it" the hour — pre-ireglster at 10:30                                                                                                                    alumni.                        <&$•; petite lady played the piano for
                        with transparencies, Maryott (yellow) stripe is on your right." a.m.                                                                                                                                                 The founders and many us at each meeting she at-
                        made a number of suggestions             He listed several conditions      Wednesday— Storytime., no                                                                                                              along the way have gone where tended. She always participated
                        intended to reduce the operat- seniors should avoid, including registration required, at 1 p.m.                                                                                                                   the woodbine twineth. Many in the acfclvitioa of our organisa-
                        ing rinks for drivers. "Our pur- bad weather and unfamiliar                Thursday — New storytime                                                                                                               have moved to other parts of tion and was our champion
                        pose is to extend the driving areas. The speaker encouraged addition at 10:30 a.m. No regis-                                                                                                                      this big country, and they, like domino player. She also at-
                        ability of seniors," he said.         the audience to keep their vehi- tration re<niired; Storytime at 1                                                                                                          our neighbors, remember a tended many of our craft days,
                           Maryott stressed the impor- cles in a safe operating man- p.m. No registration required.                                                                                                                       hike, a ceremony, or a ««ek at and I can recall her helping to
                        tance of specific rules that se- ner, which includes tire inspec-          Frtdfey r» Preschool story                                                                                                             camp. They remember a put up our egg treeforEaster.
                        niors need to remember. "Wear tions.                                    hour at 10:80 a.m. Pre-register.                                                                                                          scoutmaster, Mr. Boutcm, Mr. She will tie greatly missed by all
                                                                 "Go with the flow of traffic,"    Saturday — Toddler story-                                                                                                              Blackman, Mr. Morrison, or our members
                                                              Maryott said, referring to some timo with Catheiine Cajka at                                                                                                                guys who were kids in their pa-        I was sorry I was unable to
                                                              drivers who drive under the 10:30 a.m.                                                                                                                                      trol                                 attend the memorial service at
                                                              speed limit.                         Slgn-ups still being taken for                                                                                                            This week, solid citizen Craig the New Salem Dutch
                         1                                       He contrasted pedestrian Preschool Storyhour. Sessions
                                                              safaty in California with New are Tuesday and Friday morn-
                                                              York State. "In California," ings.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Shufelt again picked up the tab Reformed Church on Sunday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          for printing the ticketsforthe but I have been suffering with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          pancake supper, the 20th an* the bug everyone seems to have
                                                              Maryott explained, "traffic          Services and programs are                                                                                                              nual pancake supper, that is. and did not want to give it to
                                      9                       stopsforpedestrians at cross- adaptable to people with disabil-
                                                              walks, while in New York, you ities upon request. Please con-
                                                              have to watch," inferring that tact the library at 466-2400,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Craig was leader of the anyone else.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thunderbird Patrol in the Our craft day vM start off the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1960s. He was a lousy cook but new year right with its falling
                                                              the path is not always secure. prior to the program to discuss                                                                                                              he had a lot of friends. Thing*; on Wednesday* Jan. 6. This ia
                                                              He said that senior pedestrians your accessibility needs.                                                                                                                   like that we remember.               my husband Rudy's birthday.
                                                              are the "highest risk" for in-                                                                                                                                                 It will be fun to bring together Maybe all attending will help
                                                                 "Our numbers are increas-
                                                                                                                                                                                    Voorheesville                                         our former scouts, at least by him celebrate his special day.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          letter, for our 76th anniversary We will get back to business
                                                              ing," he said. Twenty percent of     Anyone who saw the recent
                                                                                                production of The Nutcracker                                                                                                              in 1996. We did it in 1970 and and start some new crafts at
                                                              all drivers are considered se-                                                                                                                                              got a great response.                our Jan. 20 craft meeting. At
                                                              niors, and by the year 2000, that staged by the Capital Ballet                                                                                                                 We intend to make 1993 a this meeting we will have a hot
                                                              figure will rise to 25 percent. Company has already seen the                                                                                                                great year, and brag about it. lunch and take down the
                                                             According to Maryott, 60 per- work of Judy Haller-D'Angelo,                                                                                                                  Join us.                             holiday decorations. I hope to
                                                              cent of seniors still travel by who is exhibiting her paintings                                                                                                                                                  see you there.
                             N & I Express                    car.                              at the Voorheesville library
                                                                                                through January. The designer
                                                                 He noted that there are many and artist of this year's Act I                                                                                                             Q.U.I.L.T.                          Garden Club
                                                             institutions and groups inter- "Snow Scene;" Judy also did the                                                                                                                 Quilters United In Learning         The Altamont Community
                          DAILY TRUCKING BETWEEN             ested in promoting senior backdrop for the "Land of the                                                                                                                      Together will meet Friday, Jan.     Garden Club will meet on
                                                             highway safely. They include Sweets" for the Company's 1991                                                                                                                  8 at the United Methodist           Monday, Jan. 4, at 10 a.m. at
                            THE CAPITAL DISTRICT,                                                                                                                                                                                         Church, 428 Kenwood Ave.,
                                                             federal, state, and local gov- production.                                                                                                                                                                       the home of Edith Bivona.
                           SCHOHARIE, DELAWARE,               ernments, the American                                                                                                                                                      Delmar, at 9:30 a.m.                  Planning for next year's pro-
                                                                                                   The library's show will fea-                                                                                                             A swap meeting will be on
                             OTSEGO AND GREENE                Association of Retired Persons ture many Of Hatter-D'Angelo's                                                                                                                                                   grams will be the topic of dis-
                                                              (AARP) and insurance compa- paintings of nature. Although                                                                                                                   the program. Bring In any           cussion.
                                * COUNTIES.
                                                              nies.                             she does an occasional land-
                                                                To save on auto insurance, scape, she especially enjoys
                               1-800-828-8800                Maryott advised his listeners, painting smaller vegetation
                                                             particularly those 75 and up, to and objects like weeds, tree
                                                             enroll in the AARP "55-Alive" bark, ferns and rocks. Recently                                                                                                                                                      Happy New Year \ ishes ore
                                                              driving course.                   she has become fascinated by
                                                                 Other safety hints included portrait painting, which she
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Altamont                           extended to each and every one.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                By Rosemary Caruso              News is slim at this time of
                                                             driving during off-peak traffic finds very challenging.                                                                                                                                   861-6560               year. Next week, information
                                                              hours; avoiding "emotional"          A studio potter for many                                                                                                                 Martha Navilia of Altamont        about organisations, meetings,
                                                              conversations when driving; years, Judy returned to Sage-                                                                                                                   Oaks enjoyed the Christmas          and public breakfasts will ap-
                                                              keeping the radio turned down; J.C.A. to study Fine Arts/                                                                                                                   holiday with her daughter, Joy      pear in this column.
                                                              use of public transportation Graphic Design and graduated                                                                                                                   Scherer, and family of
                                                              when possible and using alter- magna cum laude in 1986.
                                                              nate forms of transportation Since then she has studied
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Vischer's Ferry.                    Berne
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             St. Lucy's Altar Rosary                By AfiMrta Wright
                                                              when you no longer feel "safe" watercolor with Kristin Wood-                                                                                                                Society enjoyed its annual
                                                              behind the wheel.                                                                                                                                                                                                          8724627
                                                                                                ward and for the past year with                                                                                                           Christmas party at the home of        Happy New year, one and alL
                                                                 He told seniors they should Pearly Laighton.                                                                                                                             Monica Bush on Brandle Road
                                                              encourage local school districts                                                                                                                                                                                  The town of Berne will spon-
                                                                                                   Haller-D'Angelo has previ-                                                                                                             on Dec. 17. Those present in-       sor a roller-skating party
                                                              to offer special driver education ously exhibited at the                                                                                                                    cluded Kathy Adams, Mary
                                                              programs for seniors, and con- Ticonderoga Festival Guild Art                                                                                                                                                   Saturday, Jan. 2 at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mitchell, Martha Navilia,              (Continued on next page)
                                                              cluded by saying, "I'm here to Show, the "9 Artists" Group                                                                                                                  Marge Fredericks, Helen
                                                              help."                            Show at the Colonie Town                                                                                                                  Laraway, Edith Bivona, Cathy
                                                                                                Library, and the Town of
                                                                                                Colonie Art Show where she
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Vinehout, Loretta Bonafide,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Marion Betlejeski and Terry
                                                                                                took fourth prize. In addition,
                                                                                                she has won ribbons in numer-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mooney. A covered dish supper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          preceded the gift swap.
                                                                                                ous other shows over the years.
                                                                                                   Her works can be seen begin-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Green Giants 4-H Club will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          meet Friday, Jan. 8 at 7 p.m. at
                                                                A seminar on Socially ning Jan. 2 during the library's                                                                                                                    St. Lucy's Parish Center. The
                                                             Responsible Investing will be                                                                                                                                                officers meeting will take place
                                                             held in the Altamont Library on regular Friday from Monday                                                                                                                   at 6:30 p.m. In the event of in-
                                                             January 6 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from10 a.m.   10 a.m.                                                                                                         clement weather, the meeting
                                                             Martin Bayne of the Richard to 6 p.m.                                                                                                                                        will be held Sunday, Jan. 10 at 2
                         Pixie's Place                       Gerard Group, Inc. will be the
                                                             presenter. More information is        Also on display for the month                                                                                                          p.m. with the officers meeting
                                                                                                is a collection of pattern glass                                                                                                          taking place at 1:30 p.m.
                             Rt. 32, Feura Bush              available at the library.                                                                                                                                                      Condolences are extended to
                                                                Story time for 8 to 6-year-old on loan from Beverly Waite of                                                                                                              the family of Daisy Vandenburg
                                 439-7498                    resumes on Thursday, Jan. 7 at Altamont.                                                                                                                                     Sharp of New Salem whose
                                                             10 a.m. Note the change of day.       Story hours are not in session
                                                                                                this week and will resume with                                                                                                            memorial service was con-
                         yiiririnnnrisviinnrrMLiiJi^                                            the winter schedule beginning                                                                                                             ducted Sunday, Dec. 27 in the
                                                                                                on Monday, Jan. 11.                                                                                                                       New Salem Dutch Reformed
                             AJnTAMONT T i l l CO,. MIC                                            Food for Fines continues                                                                                                               Church. Burial was in
                                                                                                through Jan. 16. During the                                                                                                               Fairview Cemetery. Mrs. Sharp           May this New Year
                                     CERAMIC FLOOR - WALL TILE                                  program, fines can be paid with                                                                                                           was the mother of Diane                 bring lasting peace
                                           QUARRY TILE-SLATE                                    one can for each dollar owed up                                                                                                           8tedman of Altamont.                    to all mankind
                                                                                                to a maximum of $3.                                                                                                                         Happy birthday to Kate
                               SHOWER DOORS - TUB ENCLOSURE                                        All foods collected will go to                                                                                                         Walton on Jan. 2; Thomae
                                Cempiste line of materials for do-it-yourselfers                the Human Concerns Commit-                                                                                                                Stevens and Timothy Rau on
                                           Free estimates on Installation                       tee of St. Matthew's Church for                                                                                                           Jan. 3; Sybil Laraway and
                                                                                                distribution to local families.                                                                                                           Sarah Poczik on Jan. 6 and
                              100 PARK PLACE, ALTAMONT, N.Y. 12009                                 The library will be closed                                                                                                             Alfred Parella and Glen Jones
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          on Jan. 7.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The Village Mart
                                                 (in hack of post office)                       New Year's Eve at 1 p.m. and                                                                                                                                                         Main Street
                                                                                                 all day tomorrow, New Year's                                                                                                               Guilderland Central School
                                   Hours: Mon.-Fri.9to 5, Sat. byappt. only!                     Day. Best wishes for a happy                                                                                                             District students will return to            Altamont
                                                                         Phoilt 861-9532         and healthy New Year to all of
                                                                                                 our patrons,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          their studies on Monday, Jan.
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