Council on Aging

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About the Board

The Council on Aging's mission is to establish policies and work with the director to provide programs and services for elders.


  • Laurie Casolari, Vice-Chair
    Term expires: 2019
  • Sarah Gmeiner, Secretary
    Term expires: 2019
  • Eileen Burke, Member
    Term expires: 2019
  • Janet Veitch, Member
    Term expires: 2019
  • Rita Starzyk, Member
    Term expires: 2020

  • Carol Constant, Member
    Term expires: 2020
  • Grace Kelly, Member
    Term expires: 2020
  • Donna Natale, Member
    Term expires: 2021
  • Mary Boulais, Member
    Term expires: 2021
  • Drewey Darnell
    Term expires: 2021
  • Linda Young
    Term expires: 2021


  • Second Monday of every month (unless it falls on a holiday - then it is the third)

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

R.A.D. Rescheduled to Dec. 5th at 9:30-11:30am (Snow date Dec. 12th)


Important Announcement about Center Hours on Dec. 21st!

Dec 21st late opening announcement

John Scibak's Retirement Send-off! Click on image for larger view

John Scibak Retirement
Dec 2018 Holiday lunch

Click on image to watch Council on Aging Presents: An Electrical Safety Presentation

Electrical Safety Guide 1st page
Dec 2018 Evening Programming
Social Strollers


COA Building
Fitness Equipment Page