Senior  Activities, Clubs & Programs

Bocce Ball, Card Playing, Jigsaw Puzzles, Pool Playing, Ping Pong & Shuffleboard

Enjoy these activities daily during the Center’s hours. If you are interested in participating or hosting a tournament, please inquire at the Front Desk.

Ballroom Dancing 

Have fun while learning formal social dances. Ballroom Dancing will also provide you terrific health benefits. Ballroom Dancing is held on Friday mornings from 10:00  a.m. to 11:00 a.m. There is a $5.00 per class charge.

Bingo 

Bingo is enjoyed by all most mornings in the Dining Room. The Center also has bingo every Monday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Dining Room.

Chair Exercise 

A program that helps keep you flexible and moving all done from a chair setting. Classes are held on Tuesday at 10 a.m., Wednesday at 9 a.m. and again at 10 a.m., Thursday at 2 p.m. and Friday at 9 a.m.  The classes are lead by trained volunteers and are free of charge. 

Choral Group 

Get together with other members for singing the “good old songs”. The Choral Group meets every Tuesday in the Dining Room from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Computer Assistance 

Stop by our computer lab on Tuesday and Thursday Mornings to ask computer room volunteer any computer or technology related questions or simple one on one help with your electronic devices.

Corn Hole Bean Bag Game

This group meets every Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the main dining room to play the popular game of corn hole! Come alone or bring a partner and have some old fashioned fun with this great group of friendly people.

Daily Bread 

This class is a bible study, prayer and support session with other members. Daily Bread meets every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the meeting room next to the swimming pool.

Dominoes 

The group meets every Wednesday afternoon between 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the card tables in the meeting room next to the swimming pool.

Fitness Room 

Workout in our Fitness Room equipped with treadmills, bikes, and other exercise equipment. The Fitness Room is open the same hours of the Senior Center with the exception of every Thursday afternoon between 2:00 and 3:00 p.m. when the Fitness Room is closed for maintenance.

Garden Club 

Take pleasure from gardening yet no longer have a garden? Join our garden club and reap the harvest! The Garden Club usually starts around early May, look for flyers in the Main Hallway.

Line Dancing 

All the fun you could want! Enjoy great fun while learning new dances. These classes are held every Monday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m. (beginner class) and again from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the All Purpose Room.

On occasion different types of dance lessons will be offered during the year. Look for flyers on the table in the Main Hallway. When these classes are offered it will be a different day and time then the Line Dancing.

Mah Jongg Club 

Enjoy the challenge of this Chinese tile game. The club meets every Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the All Purpose Room.

Nutrition Site 

The center is utilized by the County of Mercer for individuals 60 years of age and older for the County Nutrition Program for the Elderly. For more information on the Lunch Program, please see the County employees in the Dining Room every day from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A $1.00 donation is requested. Reservations are required in advance. Call 586-7272 between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. for more information or 989-6650 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

TV/Media Room 

The TV/Media Room is available anytime the center is open. Majority rules are the guidelines for viewing television. A senior center staff member MUST operate all the media equipment.

Rummikub Club 

Rummikub is a board type game based from the card game Rummy 500 or Gin Rummy. Rummikub can be played with 2 to 4 players. Games are kept throughout the building. If you are interested in playing, please see a staff member.

Scrabble Group 

Challenge your brain power with the Scrabble Group. The Group meets every Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the meeting room next to the swimming pool. Come and invigorate the mind!

Senior Craft Store 

Looking for that special handmade gift? Visit our Craft Store filled with beautiful gifts for the new arrival or old friends! See a staff member for assistance.

Spin Bike Classes

Join our spin bike classes’ lead by a certified instructor every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. for an hour full of great spinning and exercising at your own pace. Please call 890-3686 to reserve a space for this class. There is a $5.00 per class charge.

Swimming Classes 

Our swimming pool is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A gentle water exercise class is offered every Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and on Tuesday and Thursday mornings an energized splash fitness class is offered beginning at 8:30 a.m. Independent swimming is held at all other times when the pool is open. The cost of the swimming pool is $3.00 per hour. The charge also includes use of the hot tub. Complete locker rooms are available, feel free to bring your own small pad lock. All locks must be removed at the end of your swim session.

Tap Dancing

For the tap dance beginner or those that want to continue tapping, join our Hamilton Senior Center Tappers on Tuesday afternoons at 2:30 p.m.  

Theater Group 

The Theater Group adds quality to the lives of participants through the art of singing, dancing and acting. The Theater Groups usually produces and performs 2 to 3 productions per year. Practice/rehearsals varies throughout the year.

Volunteers

The senior center welcomes volunteers as receptionists, group leaders, office assistants, special event assistants and general program helpers.  Click Here to view our Volunteer Handbook.

Walking club 

Join the many senior walkers on the grounds of the senior center everyday. The club walks as a group on Tuesday and Fridays morning’s beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Wii Games

This interactive game includes bowling, golf, baseball and tennis within the comfort of indoors! If you are interested, join our Wii group on Thursday afternoons at 4:30 pm.

Yoga

Join our certified yoga instructor for a session of gentle yoga in our all purpose room every Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m. and on Thursday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. There is a $5.00 per class charge.