SENIOR NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY—Join us for our “ever popular” New Year’s Eve party at the  Walter Lynch Senior Center on Sunday, December 31st from 1:00pm-4:00PM. Price includes dinner, DJ, dancing and watching the ball drop, (at 3:00PM that is!) Tickets will go on sale, Nov. 6th .  Cost: $10.00

FEBRUARY 27: SPARTA HS PLAY "MARY POPPINS"--Dinner starts at 5:00pm with the show to follow.  Free  for Sparta Senior Citizens.  Look for signup sheet at the Senior Center

FEBRUARY 28: POPE JOHN XXIII HS PLAY, LIN MANUEL MIRANDA'S "BRING IT ON"--Show begins at 3:30pm with dinner to follow.  Please look for signup sheet at the Senior Center.


  • Location: Station Park in Sparta.
  • Join Sparta and other local communities in a friendly, fun competition.
  • Each municipality will be fielding a team of 24 seniors.
  • Look for more information in the coming months!

S.H.I.P. STATE HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM is available by app’t. at Sparta Walter Lynch Senior Center, 40 Trapasso Drive. This program provides free, confidential help to residents who have questions with Medicare Parts A & B, Medigap (supplemental), Medicare Advantage Part C, Prescription Drug Plans Part D, & PAAD. Medicare Open Enrollment Period: Oct. 15—Dec. 7. Please call S.C. Division of Senior Services 973-579-0555 x 1223 to make an appointment.

VITA:VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM--Sponsored by NORWESCAP.  This program offers assistance with income tax prep for seniors and those with limited resources.  Please call and leave a message to make an appointment.  973-784-4900 X3502.

Members: Fred Schumann, Chairman, Mary Parker, Secretary, Eileen Francis, Dennis Gibson, Dorothy Eckweiler, Florence Meyer, Rose Satterfield, Joan Shaw, Herb Stanske and Frederika Link.
Advisory Members: Marianne Dilworth and Molly Whilesmith.