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December 2015 Newsletter

Holiday Closings 
Thursday, December 24th – Sunday, December 27th & Friday, January 1st 
The Spinney at Van Dyke offices will be closed to enjoy the holiday season.  We hope that you enjoy with you and yours! 
YMCA Reimbursements 
For those of you who are members of the Capital District YMCA, please note that you will not need to provide your receipts for reimbursement any longer.  The YMCA and The Spinney have come to an agreement where The Spinney will be invoiced directly.  If you are not a member of the YMCA, but would like to be, please stop by the Model Cottage to obtain the necessary flyer to receive membership. 
Pot Luck Supper 
Wednesday, December 2nd, 5PM 
A chance to get together with neighbors and friends!  Please sign up and bring your favorite appetizer, dinner item or a beverage to share.  The Pot Luck Supper will be taking place in the Adams Station Clubhouse located at 1 Juniper Drive in Delmar.  Please RSVP to Wendi if you haven’t already! 
Lunch with Neighbors 
Wednesday, December 16th, 11:30AM 
A reservation has been made at the Normanside Country Club  
under the name “Van Dyke”.   
If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Wendi at or by calling (518) 512-3298.  

Sew It Yourself: Holiday Gift Edition 
Monday, December 14th, 6:30PM 
Make a set of placemats and napkin rings to give or keep.  Sign up online at or call 439-9314.  Activity will take place in the Bethlehem Public Library located at 451 Delaware Avenue in Delmar. 
Jane Austen Tea 
Friday, December 18th, 1PM 
Hear about the role tea played in Jane Austen’s time as well as her novels. Bring your own special tea setting or Bethlehem Public Library will have some that you can use as well. Co-sponsored by Bethlehem Senior Projects, Inc. For more information, call 439-9314 or visit 
Movies with Neighbors 
Many of you expressed interest in going to the movies.  Would someone be willing to take charge in planning a trip to the Spectrum?  It is difficult for Wendi to plan movies in advance not knowing how long a particular movie will remain in the theater or resident’s interest.
Posted by: steady properties on December 1, 2015
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