On-going Senior Citizens Programs at the Jordan Elbridge Community Center
Jordan-Elbridge Seniors Art Classes:
Come join Linda Spencer as she offers Seniors this fun and exciting art class for all levels, every 1st, and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 10:00 AM until 11:45 AM at the Jordan-Elbridge Community Center, 1 Route 31, Jordan, NY. No talent required, just the need for fun and fellowship. Cost is $15 and includes needed supplies and instructions, per class.
STRENGTH AND BALANCE TRAINING:
Senior Citizen Workout Classes are every Monday, Wednesday, Friday with continuous enrollment, from 10:45am – 11:45am at the Town of Elbridge Community Center. 18 classes - $45 cost. All are welcome. This program is open to seniors age 60+ and is conducted by an instructor trained to modify age appropriate exercises to accommodate seniors of all ability levels. Strength and balance training exercises are done in a sitting or standing position whichever is more compatible with individual levels of ability. The benefits of strength training are: stronger bones & muscles, improvement with balance and reduces the risk of falls, improvement in cardiovascular health and increased energy levels.
The Jordan-Elbridge Community Center serves as a Senior Nutrition Site for PEACE INC SENIOR NUTRITION PROGRAM and offers lunches every Tuesday/Friday of every month beginning at 12:00 noon. These luncheons are open to everyone 60+ with spouses or guests under 60 welcome. Please join us for a delicious, wholesome and affordable meal mostly made from scratch, and all at a suggested contribution of $3.00. For reservations please call Alice Hathaway at 315-689-3050.
PACE CNY: Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly www.pacecny.org
Town of Elbridge Senior Programs
Senior Director: Joe Patrick
Office: 315-689-9031 Ext. 9 Cell: 315-378-8004
Town of Elbridge
5 Route 31, P.O. Box 568, Jordan, New York 13080
Town Of Elbridge Senior Programs Mission Statement:
To provide high quality, diverse, and accessible programs, services and facilities that enhance the quality of life for all ages, cultures, and abilities.
Operating Principles: In support of the mission, the Town of Elbridge Senior Programs will readily serve the community providing:
Leisure activities that enhance skills, health, and self-esteem; Activities that incorporate current leisure trends and population demographics; Ways to stimulate growth in knowledge through leisure experiences; Opportunities to build sense of community; A network of services linking the community through collaboration and partnerships, Safe havens where participants feel welcome participating in special events, senior programs, community programs, and youth programs while in cooperation with the local libraries and schools.
Operating Objectives: The Town of Elbridge Recreation and Senior Programs will continuously strive for optimal participant experiences through:
Teamwork: essential to achieve success for our staff, our programs, our families, and our community.
Objectivity: We will maintain a positive approach to all challenges we face.
Growth: Change will be embraced and used to expand our opportunities.
Imagination: We will cultivate new ideas into exciting programs and services
Value: We will understand and appreciate the wealth of diversity in our community.