Senior Citizens

Senior Citizens

The Barker Senior Citizens meet the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from March through December at the Barker Fire Hall.  Meetings start at 10:00am with games, coffee, tea and cookies.  They hold a meeting and then enjoy lunch (12:15pm) from the Nutrition Program for a minimal donation.  Following lunch, they have a program.  They are an active group and plan several trips during the year.  If you are interested in joining, call the Town Hall at 795-3575 for more information.

For more information on joining or activities, contact Director JoAnn Greenwald at 795-3787.

Barker Seniors Programs and Events Scheduled:

Seniors meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the Month.  There are no meetings in January and February.

August 17, 2018 -  AARP driving class scheduled for 9:30am to 4:00pm at the Somerset Town Hall in the boardroom.  Cost = $20 for AARP member, $25 for non-member.  Make check out to JoAnn ASAP.  Be sure to bring photo ID.

August 22, 2018 Annual Picnic at Barker Fire Hall with Barker Lions grilling Chiavetta Chicken, potato salad, fruit salad, macaroni salad, baked beans and strwaberry shortcake.  Cost is $5.00 per person. The Hot Country Line Dancers will be the entertainment.  Games and prizes too!

September 2018 - A special treat for all Barker Senior members!  A 17 piece Big Band Orchestra is coming for an evening of Big Band Music.  It is a regular meeting day but it will be held in the evening from 6:30 to 8:30pm at the Barker Fire Hall.  There will be refreshments.                                                                                 You won't want to miss this one!

Trips for 2018:

July 25, 2018 to July 27, 2018 - We are going to Lancaster, PA for Sight & Sounds New production of "Jesus in July". Trip includes transportation, lodging (2 nights), 2 breakfasts, 1 buffet dinner, 1 buffet lunch at Shady Maple (lots of shopping), back roads tour of Amish Community and shopping at their shops.  Cost is $345 per person, double occupancy.  Final payment is due June 1.  Join us for a great time!   Trip is sold out!


Barker Senior Fitness Programs:

Senior Water Aerobics on Monday and Wednesdays at the Barker Central School Pool with Lynn Wilson,a certified instructor. Classes are held Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30 - 6:30 PM and Saturday Mornings 8:00 - 9:00 AM.  Cost is $2.50 per day.  You must be a member of Barker Seniors to join.  The pool is heated to 86 degrees.

For Emergencies Fill out the File of Life……..we have great magnetic holders at the Town Hall so you can place all your information in the holder and put on the refrigerator.  This will aid the emergency squad if there ever is a call at your home.


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
JoAnn Greenwald Senior Citizens Director 716-795-3787
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