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.
Please join us for our Holiday Party, Friday, December 12, Noon - 4pm. Michael's at the Grove (formerly Cappellaro's Grove) in Bethel. $28/person, includes live music from "Solid Gold x2", a buffet lunch and cash bar. Get out your dancing shoes and holiday glitz. Stop in the office to sign up.
Watch for information on our Trips and Special Events for 2015.
The Bethel Senior Center offers many different activities and classes:
Exercise: Basketball, Bike Club, Chair Yoga, Circuit Training, Line Dancing, Seniorcise, Square Dancing, TaiChi, Tap Dancing, Walking Club, Yoga, Zumba
Creative Classes: Art, Crafts, Crocheting, Ceramics, Creative Writing, Knitting, Scrapbooking, Painting, Quilting, Writing Memoirs
Special Interest: Bible Study, Book Club, Chorus, Computer Class, Drama, Free Movie Mondays, Gardening, Genealogy, Italian Class, Information Technology, Lectures, Live Well Program, Lunch and Learn Programs, Poetry, Positive You, Theater.
Games: Billiards, Bingo, Board Games, 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 (Medical Equipment Loan Service), Lunch everyday, 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