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The 2013-2014 Abington Senior Community Center Advisory Council members are pictured. From left, front row: Bertha Baranowski, Betty Schumacher, Mary Lou Biondi, Ceil Alfano, Mary Leiber and Clara Kozlosky. Back row: Rich Berezinsky, Dr. Eugene Roe, Warren Watkins, Chris Calvey, Bob Gilbert, Dari Leightcap, Ken Reinheimer, Charlie Gianetta, Shirley Lowrie, Jim Shemanski, Joan Berkoski, Dave Evans, Tony Bolthouse, Mary O'Donnell, Rose Ann Aveline, Chet Lowrie and Kathy Stark. The Abington Senior Community Center, located at 1151 Winola Road, Clarks Summit is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with lunch served daily at noon. Call 586-8996 or visit for more information. The Abington Senior Community Center is managed by Telespond Senior Services Inc. and is funded in part by the Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging.


- Tuesday, Oct. 8: Bus trip to the Delaware Water Gap. Includes narrated historic sightseeing tour, lunch with entertainment and shopping. Cost is $67 for members, $72 for non-members.

- Thursday, Nov. 7: Bus trip to the Sands Casino in Bethlehem. Includes $20 free slot play and a $5 food voucher. Cost is $25 for members, $30 for non- members.


- Oil Painting: 10-week course on Tuesdays from 12:45-2:45 p.m. beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 10. Cost is $70 and includes all supplies except canvas. Instructor is Mary Lou Chibirka.

- Watercolor painting: 10-week course on Thursdays from 1-2:30 p.m. beginning on Thursday, Sept. 12. Cost is $80 and all supplies are included. Instructor is Al Ondush.

- Latin Language: Six-week course on Wednesdays beginning on Wednesday, Sept 25. Introductory Latin will be held from 1:15-2 p.m. and advanced Latin will be held from 2-2:45 p.m. Cost is $30 and all supplies are included. Barry Phillips, Ph.D. will instruct.

Call 586-8996 or visit for more information.