-- Cynthia Mallory
Activity Coordinator -- Beth Whyte
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Senior Center, 12954 80th Avenue,
Mecosta, MI 49332
Fax (231) 972-4735
The Senior Center's goal is to help area Seniors remain
healthy and active through participation in recreational, educational
and leisure activities. The Senior Center and Commission on Aging encourage
the community to share their skills and at the same time enrich their
own lives by gaining knowledge through their volunteer experience.
|The following are areas where
volunteers are needed:
|Senior Center Host/Hostess
|Gift Shop Helpers
|Greeting Card Recyclers
||Meals on Wheels Delivery
Volunteers positions are not limited
to the above list. We encourage your creativity. If you have something
to offer, we are interested in hearing from you!
|The following are examples
of programs the Senior Center offers:
||Reader's Theater Group
||Friends Sharing Loss
||Game Room/Wii Games
||Pasties (Take Out)
|A Matter of
||Low Vision Support Group
Each weekday, a nutritious,
home-cooked meal is served by experienced cooks at the Mecosta County
Senior Center, offering the perfect opportunity for seniors to meet
with friends, participate in activities and enjoy a delicious meal!
Dine-in meals are available to the general public and meal
are also located in Big Rapids and Barryton!
Funding of Activities
The Senior Center is a service of the Commission on Aging.
It is funded through Senior Center staffing funds of the Older Americans
Act through the Office of Services to the Aging, Area Agency of Western
Michigan, the County Senior Millage, the Senior Center Board and Donations.