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WELCOME TO THE SENIOR CENTER!

295 Cherry Lane      Phone: (209) 456-8650
Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

Tuesday evenings (drop in, Pinochle & Billiards only) 5:00-9:00 pm

Saturdays (drop in) 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Hours may vary - please call to verify

 

A 10,000-plus square-foot, multi-purpose Senior Center serving and involving adults and seniors age 50 and above throughout the greater Manteca area. There are no membership fees to participate at the center; however, some classes and activities have nominal fees.

 

Program days and times are subject to change; please call the Center to confirm.

 

Book Review/Current Events Bridge Cards Crochet/Knitting Groups Exercise Classes

Genealogy Guitar Jewelry Making Line Dancing Quilting Billiards Speakers Workshops Spades Ping Pong Tai Chi Tap Dance Class Bid Whist & Dominoes Swedish Weaving 3-D Greeting Cards Watercolor Wii Bowling Woodcarving Yoga Demonstrations Widowers & Widows Network Nutrition Programs Karaoke Latin Dance Fitness 30/30 Tone

 

Fitness Center
Located inside the Senior Center

There is a $1.00 administration fee and a $5.00 annual membership fee to use the Fitness Center.

Prior to use, you must complete a short safety orientation; call the Senior Center to schedule an appointment.

 

We C.A.R.E. Program
Community Action, Referral & Education services for Seniors

Click here to view the program brochure

 

Mobile Farmers' Market Program
"The Farmers' Market and Nutrition"

First Wednesday of Every Month, 10:00-11:00 am

 

Spaghetti Dinner and Bingo
Second Monday of Every Month

Doors open at 5:00 pm; Dinner at 5:30 pm
$7.00 per person -- pre-sale only (limited to 175 people). No tickets will be sold at the door.

Sign up at the front desk no later than the Friday prior to the event.

Menu includes spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and beverage. Bingo packs are $5.00 each.

Saturday Senior Breakfasts  (Age 50+)
Third Saturday of Every Month, 9:00-10:00 am

$7.00 per person, pre-sale only. New guest host each month.

Call the Senior Center for menu: 456-8650

Potluck Dinner and Bingo
Third Thursday of Every Month at 5:00 pm
Please bring a related dish to share, enough to feed 8 to 10 people. Don't forget your plate and flatware. Potluck is open to people 50 yrs and better. Dessert is provided by Manteca Care and Rehabilitation.

Sunday Dances
Second and Fourth Sunday of Every Month, 1:00-4:00 pm

$4.00 per person

 

Monthly Birthday Party
First Monday of Every Month, 1:00 pm

This is a free event. Join us for games and cake! Come and celebrate, even if it isn't your birthday!

Cake is provided by Tracy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

 

Coffee with the Staff
Second Wednesday of Every Month, 8:30-9:30 am

This is a free event. You are invited to have coffee with City staff. This event gives seniors the opportunity to ask questions and have general conversation with City staff.

 

Bingo
Monday-Wednesday-Friday, starting at 9:45 AM sharp!

Meet new friends and enjoy 10 games of Bingo at $0.50 per card. We look forward to seeing you there.
 

Friday Night Bingo
First Friday of Every Month

Doors open at 5:00 pm; Bingo at 6:00 pm

$10.00 per person. Ticket includes entry, one pack of bingo cards and light refreshments. Additional bingo packs and food items will be available for purchase. Open to ages 18 and older.

 

Senior Brown Bag Program

First and Third Tuesday of Every Month, 9:30-11:00 am

The Senior Center and Second Harvest Food Bank offer seniors supplemental groceries, including fruits, vegetables, and basic grocery staples (no dairy products). This program is for those ages 60 and above. Food distributions will take place on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. You must PRE-REGISTER to participate and may do so by attending one of the Brown Bag scheduled days. There is an annual $12.00 suggested donation fee, payable when you register. You will receive an I.D. card, which you need to bring in with you each time you come in for food. Please bring your own large bags. For more information, call the Senior Center.

Social Networking and Basic Computer Class

Presented by Jesse Adams

Second Tuesday of Every Month, 10:00 am

Bring your own iPad, laptop, Kindle, or other mobile device. There is no charge to attend.

Homeowner and Renter Assistance
Seniors, the disabled and the blind are eligible for homeowner and rental assistance under a State program.  The program is available for people who have a household annual income less than $44,096 and are blind, disabled or are 62 or older.  Individuals should bring proof of age and a copy of the 1099 Social Security Benefit Statement.  For more information, call Helen Hixon at 823-3747 and she will help you fill this out.

HICAP
Information about health insurance policies and benefits. Counseling services are provided by Counselors registered by the California Department of Aging. Available by appointment on Thursdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Call 456-8650 for an appointment.

Hearing-Aid Services
Second Tuesday of each month, from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon. Provided by Wesson Hearing Center.

Notary Service
Second Tuesday of each month, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. Call 456-8650 to schedule an appointment.

Paralegal Service
Paralegal appointments are on the second and fourth Tuesdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Provided by the Council for the Spanish-Speaking; however, you do not need to be Spanish-speaking to take advantage of this service. It is for Seniors 60 and older. Call for appointment at 456-8650.

Senior Peer-Counseling
Senior Peer-Counseling is available on Thursdays from 10:00-11:30 am.  It is free to those in San Joaquin County. Counseling is available for aging problems, grief, loneliness, depression, etc.  For additional information or appointment, call Donna Combs at (209) 953-5552. You must call prior to attending.

Volunteerism
The Senior Center is home to more than 180 volunteers, who donate over 18,000 hours annually in service to seniors.  Many volunteer opportunities exist at the Center, such as Nutrition, Facility Supervisor, Trips & Tours, Program and Service Desk.  Please call 456-8650 if you are interested in volunteering.

 

Senior Advisory Committee
David Byrd, Chair

Addie Micheletti

Don Reed

Carolyn Richardson

Robert Serpa

Tom Stewart

Peggy Thompson-Spears

The Senior Advisory Committee meets at the Senior Center on the first Monday of every month at 12:00 p.m., except for holidays.  All seniors are welcome to attend and voice opinions and concerns.  Let us hear your voice.


Staff
Brandy Clark
- Recreation Supervisor

 

 

Contact the Senior Center at 456-8650 for more information

about any of our events, programs, and services

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