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Winners from the Newcomerstown Senior Citizens' Center Halloween Party include, l to r, Jim Hill, Betty Popadak and Elizabeth Hammersley.

Senior center enjoys holiday fun

The Newcomerstown Senior Citizens had a Halloween Party Oct. 31 at the senior center. Prior to the covered dish dinner, judging took place for those in costumes. Judges were Bob and Martha Casterline. Winners were Jim Hill (inflatable ballerina), Betty Popadak (penguin), and Elizabeth Hammersley (witch).

It was an evening of music, fun and laughter for those attending. After the dinner, music was provided by the Casterlines. Featured music was several Patsy Cline songs by Martha, and several Elvis Presley songs by Bob. Plus, there was gospel selections.

The final birthday party/covered dish dinner for 2008 will be Dec. 31 at 6 p.m. At "break," the installation of the new officers for 2009 will take place. The new officers for 2009 include, Mille Schwab, president; Janis Regula, vice president; Rosie Barrett, treasurer; Doris Donley, secretary; Carol Hill, second vice president; and Jim Hill, trustee (three years).