Articles by Kelly Gilks

 
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2 Hammond Street, Bangor.

Hammond Street Senior Center Relocation Tag Sale

By Kelly Gilks on Nov. 04, 2015, at 8:52 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org Now that the Hammond Street Senior Center’s location at 2 Hammond Street has been sold, Center staff and …
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Artist Larry Lussier’s Work on display at the Senior Center this Summer

By Kelly Gilks on July 20, 2015, at 12:55 p.m.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org Artist Larry Lussier’s work will be on display at the Hammond Street Senior Center this July and August. …
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The Current HSSC location at 2 Hammond Street, Bangor.

Hammond Street Senior Center to Sell Building & Relocate Organization

By Kelly Gilks on June 23, 2015, at 11:04 a.m.
The Board of Directors of the Hammond Street Senior Center, Inc. has voted unanimously to relocate the Hammond Street Senior Center (the “Center”) from its current location at 2 Hammond Street to a more suitable location in Bangor. The 2 Hammond Street property will be listed for sale. This decision …
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World-traveled musician to perform at Senior Center this July.

Senior Center Welcomes World Traveled Musician this July

By Kelly Gilks on June 01, 2015, at 10:34 a.m.
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Friday, July 31, 2015 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org The Hammond Street Center is pleased to welcome Charley Rady this summer! Charley, a world-traveled pianist and singer, …
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The early bird is ready for breakfast!  We hope you will join us for the fun fundraiser!

Wake up early June 12 for a big breakfast to support area seniors

By Kelly Gilks on June 01, 2015, at 10:08 a.m.
Friday, June 12, 2015 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-299-3869; hammondstreet.org They say it is the most important meal of the day! Join us at the Hammond Street Senior Center for a delicious homemade breakfast. There will …
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Used with permission from the Mature Market Resource Center.

Senior Center to be host site for National Senior Health & Fitness Day

By Kelly Gilks on May 22, 2015, at 3:54 p.m.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org The Hammond Street Senior Center will be a host site for the 22nd annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day on Wednesday, May 27th. From 9:00 …
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"Ring and Run" this May 1st with a beautiful May Basket from HSSC.

“Ring & Run” May Basket Sale to Benefit the Senior Center

By Kelly Gilks on April 27, 2015, at 3:59 p.m.
Monday, April 27, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Tuesday, April 28, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Wednesday, April 29, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Thursday, April 30, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Friday, May 1, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, …
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Bangor Area Seniors Are “Acting Out” to Raise Money for Senior Center

By Kelly Gilks on March 30, 2015, at 10:07 a.m.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.Friday, April 17, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Saturday, April 18, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Sunday, April 19, 2015 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org Bangor area …
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Johnny, the Senior Center cat, invites everyone to come down and enjoy a delicious cupcake!  All sales benefit programming at the Center!

Sweet Sixteen Cupcake Sale Fundraiser

By Kelly Gilks on Feb. 17, 2015, at 2 p.m.
Friday, March 20, 2015 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org The Hammond Street Senior Center is turning Sweet Sixteen! Stop in, pick up a cupcake (or maybe a half dozen!) and help the Center too! The …
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Enjoy a slice here, or take one to go!  There will also be whole pies for sale as well.

Seniors Serve up Slices to Raise Funds on National Pie Day

By Kelly Gilks on Dec. 23, 2014, at 3:09 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org Members and volunteers of the Hammond Street Senior Center invite everyone to join them in celebrating National Pie Day! Story continues below advertisement. Making and enjoying …
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January's Paint Night Project.

Paint Night Benefits Local Charity

By Kelly Gilks on Dec. 23, 2014, at 9:21 a.m.
Friday, Jan. 16, 2015 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org There are other “paint nights” out there, but one special event not only includes wine, but 100% of all proceeds benefit charity! Story continues below advertisement. …
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Bid on your favorite of more than 250 themed gift baskets full of gift certificates, collectibles, fun items and much more!

It’s a Basket Case Silent Auction Gift Basket Fundraiser

By Kelly Gilks on Dec. 02, 2014, at 11:06 a.m.
Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, …
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Gayle Crowley and Mary Banfield, two organizers of the Santa's Workshop at the Senior Center, stop to take a quick photo in their "winter wonderland".

Santa’s Workshop to Raise Funds for Senior Programs

By Kelly Gilks on Nov. 11, 2014, at 12:04 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Friday, Dec. …
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Hammond Street Senior Center located at 2 Hammond Street in Downtown, Bangor.

Bangor Senior Center Lowers Membership Admission Age

By Kelly Gilks on Sept. 29, 2014, at 9:13 a.m.
In the Wake of Maine Seniors Day, the Hammond Street Senior Center Board of Directors made a huge decision affecting thousands of Bangor area seniors. The Board has decided to lower the admission age from sixty years of age down to fifty five. “Folks from the community have been asking …
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A group of talented Paint Night artists pose with their work at the end of the evening.  Many are first time artists and all range in age.

Paint Night to Raise Funds for Local Charity

By Kelly Gilks on Sept. 16, 2014, at 4:11 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-299-3869; hammondstreet.org There are many “paint nights” out there, but one special event not only includes wine, but 100% of all proceeds benefit charity! Story continues below advertisement. …
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Pies galore and so much more all to benefit area seniors this fall!

Large Indoor Yard Sale

By Kelly Gilks on Sept. 04, 2014, at 4:48 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org There will be a large indoor yard sale to benefit the Hammond Street Senior Center this Thursday, October 23rd, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at …
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Please call HSSC at 262-5532 to sign up for this special presentation.

Complementary Lunch and Presentation: Will you outlive your money?

By Kelly Gilks on Sept. 03, 2014, at 3:07 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org Will you outlive your money? Join us for a complementary lunch and presentation by Prudential. Story continues below advertisement. Have you planned for the market cycle? …
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All proceeds support the Hammond Street Senior Center in Downtown, Bangor.

Downhome Breakfast to Support Area Seniors

By Kelly Gilks on Sept. 02, 2014, at 12:49 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org They say it is the most important meal of the day! Join us at the Hammond Street Senior Center for a delicious homemade breakfast. There will …
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Artwork for the evening of 10/5/14.  Original work by Sue Roberts.

Paint Night, Wine Included, and it Benefits Charity!

By Kelly Gilks on Aug. 05, 2014, at 9:20 a.m.
Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org There are lots of “paint nights” out there, but this one includes two glasses of locally made wine and 100% of the proceeds benefit charity!Story continues …
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Big Breakfast to Benefit Area Seniors

By Kelly Gilks on July 24, 2014, at 9:44 a.m.
Friday, July 25, 2014 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Hammond Street Senior Center, 2 Hammond Strete, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-5532; hammondstreet.org They say it is the most important meal of the day! Join us at the Hammond Street Senior Center for a delicious homemade breakfast. There will …