Crouse Community Center celebrates

silver anniversary

Crouse Community Center is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a week-long celebration Monday, Sept. 12, through Saturday, Sept. 17.

Crouse Community Center, a community based not-for-profit organization, opened in August 1991.

Over the past 25 years, the center has transformed its services from traditional long-term care to a premier post-acute, rehabilitation health care partner.

For more information about the celebration or about days the public are invited to join, contact Kara Gemmell at 315-684-9595.

The anniversary schedule:

* Monday: Rededication Ceremony and lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., by invitation.

* Tuesday: car cruise in and ice cream social, 5 to 7 p.m., public welcome.

* Wednesday: Senior Health Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., public welcome.

* Thursday: Resident and staff field days.

* Friday: Agriculture Day and farmers market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., public welcome

* Saturday: Crouse Community picnic & music, 5 to 8 p.m. Fireworks at 8:15 p.m.



Restaurant showing

appreciation to guests

Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub’s Guest Appreciation Day will take place Wednesday at locations in New England and Upstate New York, including New Hartford.

Guests can enjoy two signature dishes at special prices:

* roiled Sirloin Tips, $9.99

* Smothered Tips, $10.99

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Risk management course offered

Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy has developed an eight-part leadership training course, “Strategic Risk Management Fundamentals.”

The first session will run 8:30 to noon Wednesday, Sept. 28, in GKG’s training center, 210 Clinton Road, with subsequent sessions held monthly through May.

The curriculum will cover such topics as the culture of safety, the total cost of risk, pre- and post-loss strategies, best practices, OSHA standards, and the connection between corporate wellness and safety.

Participants will gain a better understanding of strategic risk management and the ability to create an effective action plan.

GKG will present Certified Leader in Risk Management designations to people who attend every session.

The course is open to clients and nonclients of GKG. More information on costs, class times and other details is available by phone, 315-768-888, or e-mail,