Essex Junction Senior Center


Gloria Deeley

Gloria Deeley

The autumnal equinox brings the fall season in on Sept. 22, and the leaf-peeper season begins. A picture-perfect post card is the spectacular foliage surrounding Lake Champlain. So many visitors to Vermont are just awed by the beauty of this majestic lake. On the Vermont side we have the Green Mountains, and the New York Adirondacks on the other side.

Since moving to Vermont I have been awed by America’s sixth-largest lake, which offers fishing, swimming, boating, paddle boarding, water skiing and more. Recently I visited Kingsland Bay State Park on Lake Champlain in Vergennes. The beautiful grass fields, docks, trails, BBQ area and picnic tables are a perfect setting for fun and


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“Sometimes the hardest thing and the right thing are the same.”
— The Fray


Senior Citizens Inc. Events:

Sept. 23: Board of Directors meeting

Sept. 24: Potluck – bring a dish or pay $4

Oct. 1: Luncheon at Maple Street Park

Remember: anyone 55 years or older residing in the Essex Town or Village area, or belonging to a sponsoring church, may become a member. It’s a great way to meet new friends, talk with old friends, as well as have a good lunch.


Essex Junction Senior Center Events:

New Canasta: 12:30-3:30 p.m. every other Thursday.

Bridge: Time changed to 1-4 p.m. starting Sept. 24.

Duplicate Bridge: watch for more details.

Bridge Tournament: Nov. 14 at 1 p.m.; $8 for members and $10 for non-members. Payment required ahead of time.