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February 2017

Chowderfest Fun
Thank you to everyone who stopped by our table at Chowderfest! We hope you enjoyed our "OH SO GOOD" New England Clam Chowder - a healthier, yet tasty recipe. It was a chilly day, but that didn't keep long lines forming throughout town.

Deb Clute, Dave Blizinski and Nathan Dally (L-R) serving hot chowder.

The 19th year of Saratoga Chowderfest featured over 80 vendors, live music, family-friendly activities and a wide variety of chowders.This was The Wesley Community's first year taking part and all proceeds were donated to The Wesley Foundation. Visit the Saratoga Convention and Tourism Bureau site to see this year's winners and more.
Big crowds showed up for Chowderfest.

Erwin L. Levine Event Series

Erwin L. Levine Events are presented on a regular basis to The Wesley Community’s independent residents and are funded by The Wesley Foundation to honor the memory of its first president, Erwin L. Levine, PhD. The events include theatrical presentations, educational lectures, musical programs, and other presentations of interest to members of our senior community. 

Park Ranger Eric Schnitzer
Park Ranger Eric Schnitzer

Our most recent event on February 15th was titled, "Brave and Gallant: African-American military men at Saratoga." This fascinating historical presentation was given by Eric Schnitzer, Park Ranger at Saratoga National Historical Park. The popular presentation covered African-American participation in the Revolutionary War and discussed specific soldier's extraordinary service and stories. Thank you to Ranger Schnitzer and everyone who attended the event!

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group

Are you or a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's disease, dementia or memory loss? The Wesley Community and the Alzheimer's Association of Northeast New York are here to help. A local representative from the Alzheimer's Association of NENY will be here on the 2nd Monday of each month. They will be available to meet with individuals and families who need information, referrals or support services.
To schedule an appointment, please contact Kym Hance at (518) 888-5368 or For more information about Alzheimer's, please call the 24/7 Alzheimer's Helpline at 800.272.3900.

We're Hiring!

The Wesley Community is currently hiring for positions throughout the organization. We offer meaningful work in a great environment.

To learn more about all of the great benefits of working at The Wesley Community, click here.  Go directly to our job postings here.

From the Blog...

Click to visit the Senior Strategies Blog...

It's National Heart Month, which is an ideal time to reflect on daily living. A healthy and enriched life starts with the little choices we make each day. Read more in this Senior Strategies Blog entry.

Upcoming Events

March 20
First day of spring!

May 20
The Wesley Foundation Gala  More Info

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