Staying Active and Informed is the motto of the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center. Our membership enjoys many exercise classes to keep active and fit. The center offers educational classes, seminars and resource information to keep the membership informed. Check on the newsletter page or stop by to pick up a copy. Visit this website to stay informed with the activities at the center. WE ARE AN ACTIVE CENTER!
The purpose of the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center shall be to identify and meet the needs of senior citizens. This is achieved through programs designed to provide services in the areas of information and referral, education, health screening, nutrition and arts, recreation, leadership development, personal growth, self-worth, and community involvement.
The Swartz Creek Area Senior Center has adopted a policy of non-discrimination in all programs, services and employment. No one shall be excluded on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, martial status, veteran and military status or disability unless required by the eligibility guidelines for services. Inclusiveness is a core value that drives the organization's mission of providing services to benefit persons who are over the age of fifty and reside in Genesee County.
Programs and/or services are fully or partially funded by Genesee County Senior Services millage Funds. Your tax dollars at work.
STAY ACTIVE AND INFORMED AT THE SENIOR CENTER!
Barbara McCallum, Director
Bailey Wright, Assistant Director
Marianne Campbell, Staff Assistant
PARTICIPATION FORM: Membership is open to anyone 50 years of age and above and lives in Genesee County. There is not a fee to join the center, but we do ask for a yearly $10.00 Donation, which is not required for membership.
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Roger Bloss, President
Bob Plumb, Vice President
Susan Butler, Secretary
Sheila Keen, Trustee
Ann Knight, Trustee
Roy Beville, Trustee
Kathy VanDette , Trustee
Elaine Tucker, Trustee
When: November 17th, from
Bring Your Family and Friends!
Class Cancellations for November
No Arthritis Classes will be held on:
November 9th or November 23rd
November 20th: Yoga AM, Tai Chi, Toning and Yoga w/ Props are all cancelled!
Senior Winter Games
Register at your local Senior Center.
Cost: $12 per person includes Opening Ceremony, registration in as many events as you wish, a Senior Winter Games T-Shirt, and the Closing Ceremony Banquet.
Upcoming Arthritis Class Dates to Note!
Friday, December 7 – No class.
Friday, December 28 – Class will be held.
Friday, January 4 – Class will be held.
Notary services are available at the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center. Age 50 and above.
Please call the center at 810-635-4122 to make an appointment.
November 5, 2018 To January 17, 2019
February 4th, 2019 to February 28th, 2019
The Senior Center will be closed for the Holiday.
The Family Memories Class scheduled for December 14th has been
moved to December 7th!
Keep Our Funding Coming!
Please continue to sign in with your scan cards whenever you come into the center! It shows the county that we have people coming to our center.
Amazon smile is a program where Amazon donates 0.05% of the purchase price of eligible products to a charitable organization, including us! Use this link below to shop and support the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/38-2416786
When: November 27th @ 6:00pm
Are you looking for a new Christmas ornament craft? Join us for crafting fun! New ornament ideas at craft stations. You choose 1 or more ornaments. Prices based on craft. Between $3 & $5 a craft. Sign up and pay the day of.
Pictures of crafts are available at center!
RSVP BY NOVEMBER 20TH AT THE CENTER!
Thursday Roll & Release + Yoga w/ Props Time Changes!
Yoga w/ Props is now @ 1:15pm and Roll & Release is now @ 2:30pm
The Swartz Creek Senior Center will be open on Monday, November 12th. GCCARD lunch will not be served that day.
Next Meeting November 27th
Are you looking for an opportunity to connect with others who enjoy reading as much as you do? New participants are always welcome!
OPEN ENROLLMENT DATES
You can call the center to sign up for our October 24th, November 21st or November 30th Open Enrollment dates today! Make sure you get your spot before they are all gone!
Our center loans donated medical equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, bedside commodes, bath seats, canes and crutches to seniors in need.
Please call the center if you need to borrow an item.
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.