The Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties announces the theme for this year’s Older American’s Month is “Safe today. Healthy Tomorrow.” Mature adults have found many activities at the Agency’s centers help them remain young at heart including the Annual Dinner Dance sponsored by the Agency. This year’s 47th Annual Dinner Dance will be held at Genetti’s Best Western, 77 E. Market Street, Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 1:00 to 5:00; with doors opening at 12:30 p.m. “Tropical Enchantment” is the theme for this year’s dance; entertainment set for this gala event will be King Henry and the Showmen. Dinner selections are Prime Rib Au Jus, Chicken Francais or Sole with Stuffed Crab Imperial, accompanied by salad, potato, vegetable, coffee, tea and dessert. A cash bar will also be available.
Door prizes will be drawn and a grand prize is being donated by UGI Penn Natural Gas. Ticket prices are for individuals over the age of 60 — $21 and under the age of 60 — $23. Tickets can be obtained at any of the eighteen centers or by calling Rhonda Adams at 570 822-1158 Ext. 3337.