Senior Activities, Clubs & Programs
List of Programs and Descriptions
formal type of social dancing for recreational purposes for pair dancers held
every Friday from 10:00am-11:00am.
enjoyable game played on our indoor Bocce Court. The game consists of two players, or two
teams or two or four. Played daily.
these activities daily during the Center’s hours. All Board games are available
your skills on one of our four regulation billiard tables available for play
all day long.
is a game where each player utilizes a card(s) marked with a grid containing a
unique combination of numbers. The caller continues to select and announce
numbers until the first player has a card where the drawn numbers for a
specified pattern have been completed and shouts out “BINGO”. Played daily in
the AM and Monday and Thursday from 12:30pm-3:00pm.
Stop in our
card game room and join in a game of canasta, pinochle, etc. on one of our
three regulation card tables.
program geared to those who would like to gain the benefits of yoga from the
comfort of a chair. You will do gentle
stretches, joint lubrication movements, breath work and guided relaxation. Great for those who suffer chronic pain form
arthritis, fibromyalgia or back problems.
Exercise bands are also used during this class. Class times are listed
members get together weekly and sing the “good old songs”. They perform approximately 3-4 times per year
for special occasions and monthly at adult communities.
Join in our corn
hole game each week as an indoor activity. Fine tune your skills while meeting
Have fun with
your friends while playing this old time tile game.
Sign up for
our educational classes on topics such as creative writing, genealogy, electronic
reading devices, scamming and fraud prevention classes, legal topics such as
Wills, POA, housing issues, etc.
exercise room that consist of 3 treadmills, cardio Nu Step, elliptical machine,
Chest & Peck machine, leg machine, 2 Recombinant Bike Machines and 1 High-rise
Stationary Bike and free weights
our numerous Intergenerational educational and social programs and events.
These activities include but are not limited to Robotics educational night,
Technology and cell phone training night, Billiard and Bocce tournaments,
Intergenerational dances and Proms, etc.
Join us in our
well-lite puzzle room to sharpen your motor skills while accomplishing easy or
Dancing is a formation dance in which a group of people dance in one or more
lines, executing the same movement.
These classes are held every Monday Thursday from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
this ancient Chinese tile game in our all-purpose room weekly.
Medical/Educational Screenings/ Nurse
blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol screenings provided by the Hamilton
Township Health Department nurses’ and Educational services provided by Robert
Wood Johnson University Hospital ~ Hamilton.
Outdoor Exercise Area
our outdoor state of the art equipment centered on an ADA accessible area
complete with a rubberized surface for your safety while enjoying the fresh air
and serene environment of our beautiful grounds.
Outdoor Serenity Area
quality outdoor time enjoying the beautiful scenery from our sundeck which
features bistro style umbrella tables and chairs and flowering window boxes,
all ADA accessible.
Join a group
of participants playing and competing on our two regulation ping pong tables.
Sign up for an
appointment with a certified Reiki therapist. Reiki a Japanese word meaning
Universal Life Force Energy. This is a system of natural healing and used to
transmit energy through the hands.
in playing this fun tile game which combines the elements of rummy and mahjong.
playing this fun educational game for spelling old and new words.
Serenity Quiet Area
Take time out
of your busy day to relax and enjoy our serenity area. Gaze at our beautiful
large fish tank and waterfalls to help improve mindfulness and inner peace.
shuffleboard table is available for playing all day long.
Sign up for
one of our spinning bicycle classes with a certified personal trainer. Classes
Spiritual Wellness Group is a bible study, prayer and support group for psychological
and spiritual benefits.
Step it up
aerobic exercise leader in this fun class utilizing stretch bands, exercise
balls and weights.
Swimming/Senior Splash Fitness
Water Fitness program that is a gentle way to exercise joints and muscles which
may relieve arthritic pain and stiffness.
Also provides cardiovascular benefits.
Sign up for
our monthly educational TED talk topic held in our all-purpose room with a post
discussion group session.
certified Yoga Instructor for an hour session of yoga on Tuesday morning and
Thursday afternoon. Yoga can help with flexibility, balance and mindfulness.
annual event filled with food, games, dancing and entertainment.
Bi-Annual Dinner Dances
Bi-Annual Dances to promote the socialization
of seniors in a formal setting.
Join us for
one of many special events planned throughout the year at the Senior Center.
Holiday themed parties, special occasion parties, dancing events, game
show/trivia program are an example of this activity.
to various designated locations daily or overnight.
A service that
provides daily hot nutritional balanced and appetizing meals to Hamilton
Seniors on a daily basis.
Hamilton Township Senior Center provides free
transportation for Hamilton Township senior residents 60 years of age and
older. Transportation services are
provided within our Hamilton borders and limited areas of our neighboring
Doctor, Labs and Physical Therapy Appointments
Center will provide transportation for our seniors Monday through Friday from
approximately 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Advance noticed is needed to arrange your
transportation. Please give the Center
as much notice as possible. To arrange transportation please call 609-890-3686.
Senior Center will provide transportation for our seniors that need to go food
shopping. The Senior Center has divided the township into section known as
routes. Once a senior is assigned to a route the senior will be able to going
shopping on that route every week or bi-weekly. The transportation is available
Monday through Friday. Advance notice is needed to arrange your shopping route.
To arrange for food shopping transportation, please call 609-890-3686.
Mercer County T.R.A.D.E.
to the Hamilton Township Nutrition Site (Hamilton Senior Center) is provided
Monday through Friday by the Mercer County T.R.A.D.E. TRADE also provides
transportation services two different levels. The “Subscription Bases” for
Mercer County residents is for transportation on an ongoing basis for:
Employment, dialysis, nutrition sites, rehabilitation sites, radiation, etc.
The “Demand Response” is for transportation to doctor’s, out-patient clinics,
beauty parlors, or shopping which are provided on an as-needed basis. For more information, please call
New Jersey Transit’s Access Link Program
Transit’s ADA paratransit program is known as Access Link. For information on
applying for the Access Link Program please call 1-800-955-2321.
Greater Mercer County Ride Provide
Mercer County Ride Provide offers our growing population of seniors and the
visually impaired transportation services. Eligible Member(s) must be 65 years
or older or visually impaired adults of any age who live in Mercer County,
Plainsboro or the southern portion of Montgomery Township. To become a member
call 609-452-5140 for an application and information packet.
Senior Center welcomes volunteers as receptionists, group leaders, Advisory
Committee members, instructors and assistants for special events. Click here to view our Volunteer
Information and Assistance
AARP Tax Assistance
Public Accountants from AARP volunteer their services to assist seniors in
yearly income tax preparation.
counseling services are available through the Mercer County Central Jersey
Medical Insurance Counselor
appointment with our professionally trained medical counselor to assist you
with information and forms regarding medical insurance, Medicare, Medicaid,
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Meet with a
professional from the Mercer County Office on Aging to assist you in the
coordination of state benefit entitlements.
appointment with the Mercer County Surrogate for legal assistance in probating
wills and personal information.
Property Tax Freeze Assistance
Public Accountants from AARP volunteer their services to assist you with
completing senior property tax freeze forms.
by our main office for information and assistance
on Veteran Entitlements.