SENIOR CITIZEN DROP-IN MEETINGS
Meetings are held every Wednesday from 10am - 2pm at the Mahopac Firehouse on Route 6 in Mahopac from September through June. The Drop-In is open to all senior citizens (60 years and older) in the Town of Carmel (Carmel, Mahopac, Mahopac Falls). The meetings consist of arts and crafts, bingo, general socializing with occasional guest speakers. The group also has picnics, outings, trips and events throughout the year. For more information, contact Fran Giovinazzi at (845) 628-7888.
DAY TRIP REGISTRATION PROCEDURES
Registration for Town trips are taken at the weekly Drop-In Meetings. A schedule of the trips, registration dates and other important information is handed out at the weekly meetings. All trips depart/return to the Mahopac Fire Department on Route 6 in Mahopac. Trips are for Senior Citizens who are current residents of Carmel/Mahopac. Non-residents pay an additional fee of $10 per person if space is available. If you have any questions, contact Carmela Spano, Senior Citizen Coordinator at Carmel Recreation (845) 628-7888.
DAY TRIPS SCHEDULED FOR 2020
MARCH 18th - SHEN YUN at LINCOLN CENTER in NEW YORK CITY - CANCELLED
APRIL 14th - AQUA TURF, PLANTSVILLE, CT - CANCELLED
MAY 27th - THE CULINARY INSTITUTE LUNCH AND TOUR, HYDE PARK, NY - CANCELLED
JUNE 30th - HIGH POINTE BANQUET AND EVENT CENTER, MONTAGUE, NJ - CANCELLED
JULY 15th - KRUCKER'S PICNIC GROVE, POMONA, NY - CANCELLED
SEPTEMBER 15th - AQUA TURF, PLANTSVILLE, CT
OCTOBER 14th - THE WESTCHESTER BROADWAY THEATRE, ELMSFORD, NY
NOVEMBER 4th - MOHEGAN SUN CASINO, UNCASVILLE, CT
DECEMBER 10th - THE LOG CABIN, HOLYOKE, MA
(Go to our Photo Gallery to see more pictures of some of our events and trips)
PUTNAM COUNTY OFFICE OF THE AGING
The Putnam County Office of the Aging is the major planner, coordinator and direct service provider for residents over 60 years of age.
Two Friendship Centers in the Town of Carmel offer numerous activities and a delicious hot meal every day:
The Carmel Friendship Center at 110 Old Route 6, Building 1, Carmel (845) 808-1701
The William Koehler Friendship Center at 180 Route 6, Mahopac (845) 808-1734
For more information on services available, contact the Putnam County Office of the Aging at (845) 808-1700.