WAPPINGERS FALLS - Over 400 senior citizens packed the dance floor at the Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s eighteenth annual "Dutchess County Senior Prom" on Monday October 7th at the Villa Borghese in Wappingers Falls.
The Prom featured a Mardi Gras theme and live music from the Bob Martinson Band, lunch, dancing, as well as prizes and cakes donated by local businesses. Carlos & Gladys Fortis of Wappinger were crowned the 2013 Duke & Duchess of the prom. The Pines at Poughkeepsie was the co-host for the 16th consecutive year.
The major sponsors for this year’s prom were DRA Imaging, Toll Brothers Home Builders, CDPHP, Wingate Healthcare, TEG Federal Credit Union, Central Hudson, Digestive Disease Center of the Hudson Valley, Hudson Cadillac Buick GMC, McCabe & Mack & the Dutchess Diner.
For more about services offered by the Dutchess County Office for the Aging call (845) 486-2555 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.