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Delaware County Senior Center

The Delaware County Senior Center in Manchester offers breakfast and lunch Monday through Friday (dine-in or carryout), with Satellite Meal Sites in Earlville, Dundee and Delhi. The Senior Center also has entertainment, crafts and educational presentations. For more info, call 927-5473. Delaware County Adult Day Services is offered at the Delaware County Senior Center in

Second Helpings

Everyone is welcome to “Second Helpings” at Manchester United Methodist Church–it’s a free supper every Monday. Doors open at 4:30 pm and supper is served at 5:30 pm. If you have questions or would like to volunteer, call 927-4439. If you’d like to make a monetary donation to the program, send it to Manchester United

Sons of the American Legion

All veterans in Delaware County are eligible for VFW, the American Legion and AmVets! Sons of the American Legion will meet the second Tuesday of every month at 7 pm at American Legion Post #45 in Manchester. If you are the son or the grandson of an American Legion member or of a deceased veteran,

Alzheimers Support Group

The Strawberry Point Lutheran Home has an Alzheimers and Dementia Support Group that meets the second Wednesday of every month in the Gernand Center Activity Room. For more information, call Cathy Mills at 933-6037.

Delaware County Food Bank

The Delaware County Food Bank is always in need of canned food and donations. The food pantry is located in the lower level of Roses in the Snow at 101 South Franklin Street in Manchester (enter from the back alley). Drop-off hours are Mondays and Thursdays 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. You can mail monetary

Not So Tiny House in Hopkinton

The Not So Tiny House is a mission store in Hopkinton, run by Hopkinton Community Church. Just a reminder that donations of TVs are not accepted. Donations of furniture need to be made during regular business hours or by calling Cindy Weber at 319-939-0249 or Marty Walters at 763-228-2527. Open Wednesdays 1 – 5 pm

Manchester Police Offer “Nixle” Alerts

Sign up for a free notification system offered by the Manchester Police Department. “Nixle” will alert you of road closures, snow emergencies, weather advisories, missing children and other important safety and community information. Information will arrive by text message, email and/or the web. No cost. Sign up at Contact the Manchester Police Dept. at