OFA to hold annual county-wide senior summer picnic

MAYVILLE – Chautauqua County Office for the Aging will be holding its Senior Picnic at Midway State Park in Maple Springs again this year. It will be held on Friday, Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the large pavilion right by Chautauqua Lake. Tickets are $6 and non-refundable, and will only be available until July 31.

There will be Bingo at 10:30 a.m. and 50/50 tickets will also be sold. Lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m. with live music from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. From 1:30 to 2 p.m. many door prizes will be given away along with the five cash 50-50 prizes.

The menu for the day is: a chicken barbecue by All-American Barbeque & Catering of Jamestown, with baked beans, potato salad, roll, watermelon, and dessert. A snack will also be provided during Bingo and there is full access to lemonade, water and coffee for the day.

“This picnic has become a favorite summer event for many seniors throughout the county,” said Becky Blum, Office for the Aging senior nutrition program director. “If you come, you’ll never miss another one.”

For tickets, contact the Office for the Aging in Mayville at 753-4471, in Dunkirk at 363-3865, or in Jamestown at 661-8940.