Dining 05.19.22

Gilead’s Body and Soul Pantry Thursday, May 26, 2022

This begins our summer hours for Pantry. Hours for pick up are 3:00-5:00 PM on the last Thursday of the month. These hours will start on May 26th and continue through August 26th. 

This is also where we let our friends know that there will be no dinners served during our summer hours.

Also for those of you not familiar with the location of our pantry, we are located at the intersection of routes 7 & 278 in Center Brunswick in Gilead Lutheran Church.

Annual Father’s Day Breakfast Buffet

The Latham-Colonie Columbiettes are hosting our Annual Father’s Day Breakfast Buffet on Sunday, June 19th, 2022 from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon at the Latham-Colonie Knights of Columbus Council, 328 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham, N.Y. 12110.

Menu includes; Scrambled Eggs, an Omelet Station, Home Fries, Corned Beef Hash, Bacon and Sausage, Pancakes and French Toast served w/Warm syrup, A Variety of Cereals and Juices, Bananas and Hot Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate.

$10 Adults, $5 Children (5-10) and under 5 Free!

*A gift for the Dads (While supplies last)!

Herrington Chicken BBQ to benefit Rensselaer County 4-H Teen Exchange

Saturday, June 4th with pickup at 4 PM – 

Rensselaer County 4-H Teen Exchange will benefit from a Herrington BBQ being held at Capital Agway located at 1333 NY Route 7, Troy. 

This will be a curbside effort and cost per dinner which includes a 1/2 chicken, coleslaw, roll, potato and Farmers Feed Bunk cookies are $15 each. Curbside/Take out only. 

To reserve your dinners (supply will be limited) and coordinate payment please call 518-588-1593. We look forward to serving you, make your reservation today!

Schodack Valley Pizza & Wings Night

Don’t miss out ! Saturday May 21st will end our winter-spring pizza season. Enjoy our special chicken parm pie or all our other mouth watering pizzas. We have awesome antipastos, garden salads and perfectly fried mozzarella sticks and wings.We also have a large variety of family and adult beverages. Hours are 4 -7 pm. For take out orders please call 518-477-4215, or enjoy dinner in house at the fire station at 1553 Schodack Valley Rd. Castleton NY. 

Next pizza night will be September 17th.

Averill Park Fire Department Breakfast Sandwich Fundraiser

Let the fire company prepare made-to-order breakfast sandwiches for you and the family.  Please support our Breakfast Sandwich Fundraiser being held Sunday, May 22,, 2022 from 8:00 am until 11:00 am at the Averill Park Fire Station located at 35 Eastern Union Turnpike.  Drive up and order your choice of ham, bacon or sausage on this 2-egg delicious sandwich prepared on Bella Napoli hard rolls for just $6 each!!

We really appreciate your support and invite you to stop in and see what we do.  This is a very rewarding activity for someone who would like to volunteer to help others in their community as both firematic and non-firematic members.  We would love to talk to you more about the opportunity.

Return of Taborton Turkey Dinner

RETURN of Taborton Turkey Dinner, Take-out only Reservations are now being taken for our Turkey dinner, to be picked up at the Zion United Church of Christ Fellowship Hall, on Saturday, June 4th, 741 Taborton Rd, Sand Lake. Pick up times will be from 4:30- 6:30. Come and enjoy a Roast Turkey dinner w/ dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, cole slaw, cranberry sauce, roll w/ butter and pie for dessert $15.00

For reservations call Diane Hoffman (518)649-5141 or (518)674-2746 you may also call

Jane Weber at (518)258-4307 If no answer, Please leave your name & number on answering machine and you’ll be called back later.

All reservations need to be confirmed if left on answering machine.

BSA Scout Troop 166 BBQ Dinner

BSA Scout Troop 166 will be holding a take-out chicken bbq dinner event on Saturday, June 4, 2022, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at the Chandler Young VFW Post 8162. 

Each dinner will include a half chicken, a baked potato, coleslaw, corn bread and a cookie. This is a take-out only event. Tickets are $15 each and all profits will go toward Troop activities and events. Please contact Andy at
518-423-9061 for tickets.

First United Methodist Church of East Greenbush Food Trucks Festival

Food Trucks, including Livin’ the Dream, Heisenburgers, DiFolco’s Roaming Occasions as well as church programs display tables and children’s activities are planned for May 21 between 12:00-4:00 PM in the church parking lot at 1 Gilligan Road. 518-4779693 https://fumceg.org/

Glendora Vegeterian Club

What is a vegan? A vegan is nothing more than somebody who wants to be kind. A vegan refuses to hand money to a check-out clerk to finance agony and torture. These dear animals are little brothers and sisters. We do not have dominion over them. We have stewardship. If you want a burger, go to Burger King and enjoy their vegan hamburger.

Please watch Soul to Soul, A Chat with Glendora, on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter: meditations, Bible passages, hymns and jokes. We are on program number 13,660.

On Friday the 13th, Claudia Cunningham and her friend Margaret Ann are going to Whole Foods with Glendora’s money and buy an abundant take-out of overflowing goodness with paper plates (no dishes to wash!). Claudia and Margaret Ann were friends at 8 years old and watched The SS Glendora on TV together. They are still friends.


1. The teacher said to write an essay on life in Colonial times. One boy wrote, “Things were tough in Colonial times. Kids had to play video games by candlelight.

2. The driver said, “You were a tidy little boy not to throw your banana peel on the floor of the bus. Where did you put it?”

The boy answered, “In the pocket of the man sitting next to me.”

3. Mother: The piano teacher will be here in 15 minutes. Did you wash your hands and face?

Child: Yes.

Mother: Did you wash your ears?

Child: I washed the one next to her.

4. It used to be IOU. Now it’s IOEverybody.

5. What did one ghost say to another?

I don’t know.

Frankly, I don’t believe in people.

With a vegan lifestyle and television dedication, Glendora is 94 years old with no doctors and no medication.

518-931-0266, achatwithglendora@nullgmail.com

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