Hollis Seniors Newsletter
6 Marketplace, #1c
Hollis, NH 03049
President: Phyllis Houle P:
465-2160 Email: None
Vice President: Virginia
Wilkins P: 883-5278 Email: iwant2trvl at aol dot com
Secretary: Jim Belanger P:
n1nh at tds dot net
Treasurer: Sandy Belanger
Email: nhsandyb at tds dot net
Seremeth P: 880-8685 Email: Aseremeth at aol dot com
Hollis Seniors meet every
Thursday at the Lawrence Barn Community Center. Gathering starts at 11 AM and
Meals on Wheels is usually brought in at noon. A program usually follows the
meal or members stay and socialize, playing games of their choice.
Hollis Seniors web site:
Email group: Hollisseniors@yahoogroups.com
Welcome to Spring. And say hello to 2 new
members: Bob Cole and Phil Leclerc. Welcome!
During April, several members took a narrated
bus trip to Troy NH and the surrounding area to visit various craft and antique
shops. The trip was arranged by Rita and John and was most enjoyable. They also
had a great lunch at the “Lilly-on-the-Pond.” We also enjoyed another lunch put
on by the HBMS and its students. If you have not taken part in the HBMS lunch,
you should make an effort to do so. Great food and great times with the
Our new newsletter format (getting the
newsletter on the web) seems to be a hit.
Activities for the months of May and June.
7 May: MOW + Blood pressure
14 May: MOW + a Scavenger Hunt. You need to get 15 items and there
will be a prize to the first person to get all 15. If you didn’t get a list
of items at our meeting, call Phyllis.
21 May: MOW + Rita’s bio. I bet she has an interesting history!
25 May: Memorial Day. Hollis activities start at 5:00 PM at the town
26 May: Lunch at the HBMS-cost is $3.00 per person. Be seated by
28 May: MOW + Business meeting
?? May: Possible trip to the “Vermont Country Store.”
4 Jun: MOW + Blood pressure. This will be the last MOW for the
11 Jun: Seniors Picnic, with a magic show. You shouldn’t miss this
16 Jun: HBMS lunch
18 Jun: Bring your own lunch
25 Jun: TBD
May Birthdays: Rita DiClemente, Phyllis Houle,
Madelyn Monahan, and Jean Stone
The Hollis Seniors now have a gateway to post cancellations on WMUR
TV, airing 15 and 45 minutes past the hour on Channel 9. If the weather
looks bad, check Channel 9
We have a business meeting the last Thursday of every month. Be sure
There will be an AARP Driver Safety Class on 19 and 20 May 2009 at
the Lawrence Barn. Cost is $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-AARP members.
Please call Andy at 880-8685 to register. As a side note, some insurance
companies grant premium reductions if you take this course.
The SVTC bus service is off to a good start. If you have any
questions, give Jim B. a call at 465-2301 or call Nashua transportation at
Other Senior Activities of interest.
How about taking a trip to the Vermont Country Store located in
Rockingham or Weston VT. It would make a great day trip. Right now there
seems to be a lot of interest. Look for a date in May to take a trip to VT.
We had enough folks to participate in “Sponsor a Child.” Thank you,
Don’t forget to visit our Hollis Library.
How about some “show and tells” this spring. Bet there are a lot of
interesting tales about hobbies, etc that our members can explain.
How about upcoming scavenger hunts? One is scheduled for 14 May.
How about having a TV weather person come and speak to us?
Please let me know your comments and wishes.