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Sylvania Senior Center anniversary

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Dee Cluckey paints a picture of her nephew's father from a photo taken of him. She is painting on a cement cutting blade. Until she started coming to the center's classes, she had never painted. "I thought I'd try, and here I am," says the Toledoan. At right is Tom Monaghan of Sylvania, who is painting a picture of his brother's cottage on Posey Lake. The class meets Tuesday and Friday mornings.

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Li Hua Tsou of Sylvania Township listens to a Korean Movie while knitting at one of eight computer desks at the center. She donates the items she knits to the center.

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Christy Owed of Sylvania instructs a Jazzercise class at the center. She has been teaching the classes since the center opened at its current location. Classes meet Monday through Friday.

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Dee Cluckey opens a tube of paint. She is painting on a cement cutting blade. Until she started coming to the center's classes, she had never painted. "I thought I'd try, and here I am," says the Toledoan.

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Sylvania Senior Center director Julie Graf in the billiards room at the center.

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Haynes Lee of Toledo is an AARP Tax Aide at the center. He has been volunteering for eight years. The center offers tax help every Tuesday and Friday morning, by appointment.

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Liane Owed of Ottawa Hills, front, works out in the Jazzercise class. The class meets every day for an hour.

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Tom Monaghan of Sylvania paints a picture of his brother's cottage on Posey Lake. The class meets Tuesday and Friday mornings.

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Two quilts are under construction in the quilt room at the center.

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