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Valentine's Day Luncheon at the Union Senior Center

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UNION, NJ - The Union Senior Center will be hosting a Valentine's Day Luncheon for both members and non-members on February 14 from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.

The cost is $7.95 for members or $9.00 for non-members. 

Lunch choices include: salad, eggplant Parmesan with penne, chicken franchese with rice pilaf, cod livornese with string beans, spaghetti and meatballs and rigatoni with vodka sauce.

RSVP by February 7.  For additional information or to RSVP, call 908.851.5290.

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