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Activities & Programs

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The Senior Center offers a wide range of programs and activities that emphasize the wellness and health of the whole person.  At the Senior Center living a healthy lifestyle is encouraged.  Programs focusing on health/wellness/fitness, leisure & lifelong learning and education are offered to individuals 55 and older.  See the link from our home page for our complete Newsletter.  Listed below is a sampling of some of the activities offered:

Fitness & Wellness Programs

  • Yoga/Pilates Class
  • Tai Chi Class
  • Stretch Class
  • Muscle Strengthening & Toning
  • Line Dancing
  • Non-Impact Aerobics
  • Salsacise Class
  • Walking Club
  • Arthritis Exercise Class
  • Chronic Disease & Pain Management Workshops

Leisure & Lifelong Learning Programs

  • Intergenerational Programs
  • Cultural & Arts Programs
  • Computer Class
  • Entertainment
  • Book Club
  • Drama Club
  • Painting Class
  • Knitting & Needlepoint Classes
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Cards & Board Games
  • Day Trips
  • Holiday Theme Parties

Educational Programs

  • Health & Wellness Guest Speakers
  • Legal Issues
  • Financial Issues
  • Long Term Care Information
  • Health Insurance Information
  • Fraud & Consumer Protection Information
  • Presentations that promote healthy aging

Health Services

  • Monthly Health Screenings
  • Weekly Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Hearing & Vision Screenings
  • Cholesterol & Blood Glucose Screenings
  • Podiatry Services
  • Oral Cancer Screenings
  • Dermatology Screenings
  • Nutrition Information & Education
  • Flu & Pneumonia Vaccine Clinics
  • Emotional Wellness & Counseling
  • Caregiver Support Groups
  • Geriatric Assessment Clinic

Senior Center Offers Free RIPTA Fare Cards for Seniors

  • March 23, 2017
  • Press Release

RIPTA $5 Fare Card for Seniors only holding a “Valid All Day RIPTA Bus Pass” will be distributed at the Leon Mathieu Senior Center on Thursdays beginning February 9, 2017 from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.The...  Read More >

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New Event

Free Monthly Mattress, Box Spring, & E-Waste Drop Off Moved to March 11

  • February 27, 2017
  • Event

Due to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and 5K road race on March 4th, Roosevelt Avenue will be shut down to traffic. Because of this we are moving the monthly drop off for Mattresses/Box Springs and...  Read More >