MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - – It’s time to celebrate our seniors! As part of National Older Americans Month, the Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services is proud to announce the dates for their annual “Birthday Bashes” for senior citizens age 90 and over.
Four lunchtime parties will be held this year. Residents are asked to attend events based on their residency, so choose the location closest to you. All events run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- May 3: Piscataway Senior Center
- May 9: Silver Linings at Old Bridge Senior Center
- May 23: South Brunswick Senior Center
- May 30: Edison Senior Center
“As always, County Residents 90 and over are invited to a celebration of their lives, their families, and accomplishments past and present,” said Freeholder Blanquita B. Valenti, chair of the County’s Community Services Committee.
“These events are a great chance for our seniors to connect, share stories, and even dance,” said Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios. “These events are always very popular, so register to now to attend.”
Each celebrant is invited to bring one guest. A few spots remain for this year, but registration is required.
“Our seniors are an important part of our community, and we’re proud to host this special celebration in their honor,” said Gerry Mackenzie, Community Services Department Head.
The Edison luncheon will honor residents from Edison, Metuchen, Perth Amboy, South Amboy and Woodbridge.
The Piscataway luncheon will honor residents of Carteret, Dunellen, Highland Park, Middlesex, New Brunswick, Piscataway and South Plainfield.
The Old Bridge luncheon will honor residents from Helmetta, Old Bridge, Monroe Township, Sayreville, South River and Spotswood.
The South Brunswick luncheon will honor residents of Cranbury, East Brunswick, Jamesburg, Milltown, North Brunswick, South Brunswick and Plainsboro.
Seniors wishing to attend who need transportation to the event should check with their local senior centers.