Clarence Senior Center
The Clarence Senior Center opened its doors in 1981. The building is owned and maintained by the Town, which also provides a limited operational funding stipend. The Center, its programs, and staff are governed by a Board of Directors under the administration of Clarence Senior Citizens Inc., a not for profit organization.
The mission of Clarence Senior Citizens Inc. is to provide social, recreational, educational, and nutritional programs, as well as opportunities for volunteerism, to persons in the community who are fifty five and older.
The Center is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Bus transportation, within Town boundaries, is available to and from the Center Monday through Friday and from the Center to area shopping centers four days each week.
Yearly membership dues are $10 per person based on eligibility requirements. New Member Welcomes, held monthly, will serve to acquaint and orient new members and those who are interested in becoming a member.
The Silver Streak, a mailed, monthly newsletter provides ongoing information regarding programs and activities is also available online at www.clarenceseniorcenter.org.
Programs and Activities include:
- AARP 55 Alive Driving Course
- AARP Tax Preparation
- Book Group
- Bridge...all levels of play
- Computer Classes
- Couple's Club
- CSC Diners
- CSC Travelers – Day & Extended Trips
- Dance Classes...tap, line, and lyrical jazz
- Exercise...chair pilates, full body workout, stretch & tone, etc
- Health Insurance Seminars
- Immunization Program
- Ping Pong
- Resistance Training
- Special Presentations
- Tai Chi
- Watercolor Class
- Weekly Blood Pressure Checks
- Wii Bowling
Available to Clarence Residents 60 and older:
Erie County Dept. of Senior Services
GOING PLACES VAN TRANSPORTATION SERVICE
Do you have places to go, people to see, groceries to purchase, or appointments to keep? If you are age 60 or older, please call 858-RIDE (858-7433) between 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday to arrange a ride with - The Erie County Going Places Van.
Your curb-to-curb service is just a phone call away. The cost is a confidential, voluntary contribution; suggested contribution is $2.00 per one-way trip or $4.00 round-trip.
Priorities for Van Services: Health Related, Food & Nutrition, Personal Business and Social Activities.
Rural Transit Van - This is available Monday - Friday and is wheelchair accessible. Call 565-3323 to schedule an appointment. Please leave a message and they will return your call.