Since 1977 our community's mature citizen, 50 years and older, can find a multipurpose facility at the Bethel Senior Center. It is our mission to provide opportunities for friendship, physical, intellectual, cultural,and social activities; to motivate individual and group participation; to encourage positive attitudes and preserve individual dignity and respect for all older adults.
The Bethel Senior Center offers many different activities and classes:
Exercise: Balance Class, Basketball, Bike Club, Line Dancing, Seniorcise, Square Dancing, TaiChi, Tap Dancing, Walking Club, Yoga, Zumba Gold,
Creative Classes: Art, Crafts, Crocheting, Ceramics, Creative Writing, Knitting, Painting, Quilting
Special Interest: Bible Study, Book Club, Chorus, Computer Class, Drama, Gardening, Genealogy, Going Green, Healthy Cooking for Seniors, Italian Class, Information Technology, Lectures, Live Well Program, Poetry, Positive You, Theater.
Games: Billiards, Bridge, Canasta, Cribbage, Mah Jong, Poker, Pinochle, Puzzle Making, Rummy.
Parties & Travel: Holiday Parties (Superbowl, Chinese New Year, MardiGras, Victorian Tea, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Summer Barbecue, Grandparents Day, Halloween, Veteran's Day Breakfast, Holiday Shoppe, Holiday Party); Day and Extended Trips.
Services: Elderly Information Service and Assistance, Blood Pressure Clinic, A.A.R.P. Tax Aide, A.A.R.P. Safe Driving Course, Health, Awareness, and Information Seminars, Health Insurance Counseling, Holiday Shoppe, Kathy's Closet (Handicapped Equipment Loan Service), Lunch everyday, Hot lunch on Friday, Meals on Wheels, Tag Sales, Toastmasters, Volunteer Program.
Director: Lisa Plumb
Assistant Director: Maureen Decker
Senior Aide: Marie Zappala
Senior Center Assistant: Ana Ross
Commission on the Aging: Al Barney
Municipal Agent: Lisa Plumb
Phone: (203) 792-3048; 794-8593
Fax: (203) 744-3812
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm