Senior Center

39 Lincoln Way West
Massillon, Ohio 44647

Monday – Friday
8:30 am to 3:30 pm

330-837-2784
Fax: 330-830-2868

Caroline Ferrel, Senior Center Director
seniorcenter@massillonparks.com

Holiday parties, volunteer opportunities, health and educational seminars and much more are available.

For more information on activities, times or social services please call the center office at 330-837-2784.

Senior Center

Parking:

Two hour free parking is conveniently located behind the Senior Center for non-members.  Members receive unlimited parking with their membership card while at the Senior Center.

Membership:

Yearly dues are $10 per person (ages 55 and older) and run annually through December.  Monthly newsletters are mailed out to members or are available at the Massillon Senior Center and Recreation Center for pick up.

The Senior Center

The Senior Center provides year round recreational and social activities for individuals 55 years and older.  The Center continues to expand its service each year, offering activities and assistance that appeal to all levels of interest and abilities.

The mission of the Center is: To provide a pleasant place for social and recreational activities for senior citizens, to encourage their wellness and active participation and to provide them opportunities for community involvement.  All are welcome regardless of race, creed or wealth.

Activity Board Members

Harold Leone – President
William Delbrugge – Vice President
Ann Delbrugge – Secretary
Judy Sears – Treasurer

Activities:

Activity Club Business

Meeting 2nd Wednesday of each month, 1:00 pm.  Entertainment and refreshments provided.

Chorus

Wednesday’s at 1:30 pm starting March 30 for practice. Entertains at local nursing homes. No auditions necessary, call for more information.

Men and Women’s Stretching/Flexibility Class

Monday – Thursday 8:30 am. A mat, water bottle & hand weights are recommended.

Meals on Wheels Site

Serving lunch Monday through Friday at 12:00, for seniors 60 years and older.  Must be a member of the Activity Club. Call (330) 832-7220 for menu and details.

Euchre

Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons at 12:30 om until 3:00 pm.  Year round fun! Free refreshments on Friday.

Quilting Ladies

The 2nd Friday of the month from 10:00 am -12:00 pm.  Making lap robes for our friends in Hospice Care.  Extra help needed.  Call for more information.

Volunteer Opportunities

Valentines for Vets, Newsletters, Library Aides, Lap robes for hospice care and the VA hospital.

Special Activities

Activity Club Bowling League

Wednesdays at 9:30 am, Hall of Fame Lanes, $7.00 for 3 games.  Must be a member of the Activity Club.  The banquet is March 29th at 4:30 pm.

AARP Income Tax Assistance

Mondays & Thursdays, Feb 1 – April 14, 2016, 9:00 am – 2 pm. No appt. necessary. Free and open to the public, first 40 people per day.

 Dixieland Jazz Band

Last Tuesday of each month March 29th – October 31st.  Free and open to the public at 7:00 pm.  Sponsored by the Massillon Senior Center and the Massillon Public Library.

Massillon Senior Day

Massillon Senior Day will be Tuesday, May 24th from 10:00 am – 3:30 pm.  BINGO, lunch, entertainment and door prizes for everyone.  Small fee, tickets in advance.  Call Center for details.

Picnic in the Park – June 28th

Kiwanis Pavilions 11:00 am for social time, lunch and BINGO.  Fee not yet determined.  Call the Center for more details.

One Day Van/Bus Trips

To be announced.  Please call the Senior Center for details.