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Senior Activity Center
The St. Clair Shores Senior Center for Active Adults serves everyone 50 years and over. We offer a variety of activities and seminars for our members, along with a great facility packed with equipment and resources to fit your needs.
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To be involved with the Senior Activity Center and our programs, we require an annual membership.
- Must be 50 years old or older
- $25 for residents, $40 non-residents
- Payment accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Cash, and Checks made payable to the City of St. Clair Shores.
- Membership Form (PDF)
When you sign up, you will be asked to sign a release of information form along with a required survey from HUD. Due to our funding sources, information regarding demographics is required for membership.
Incomplete demographic information will result in refusal of membership.
Membership begins on the day of payment and is good for 1 year from the date registered. The renewal date is indicated on your card.
Upon renewal, you will receive a new membership card. You may also make changes to your membership form to keep contact information up-to-date. You will not be able to participate in programs and services if your membership form is not current and/or it has not been properly filled out.
Memberships can be renewed or purchased at the office window or in the Fitness Center. Call us at 586-498-2413 with any questions.
Don't feel like cooking? Join us Monday- Friday at 11:30 a.m. for one of Chef Marti Marques and Cindy Tenn's delectable luncheons.
You must sign up for a meal at least one week in advance as shopping occurs every Monday. For information regarding our lunch program, call Jeff Eaton at 586-498-2339.
The Senior Center serves a maximum of 40 meals per day. Some days may fill quickly. See below for the suggested donation per meal.
|60 & older||$5.00|
|59 & under||$6.00|
The St. Clair Shores Senior Meal Program is funded in whole or in part by the Federal Older Americans Act and the Michigan Office of Services to the Aging through the Area Agency on Aging 1-B. The Senior Center complies with terms and regulations of the Title V of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended and Section 504 of the Social Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and is an Equal Opportunity Employer program. Reasonable accommodation will be provided upon notification or request.
The Senior Activity Center luncheon program contracts with the Macomb County Senior Nutrition, AAA 1-B, and the Michigan Office on Services to the Aging. In order to receive subsidies per meal we are required, by contract, to provide information on the participants of our meal program. A signed release of information is required, for reporting purposes, that go to the state and federal agencies that provide the funding for the program. Participants are asked to fill out a form that will be kept on file. These forms are updated annually.
Participants must also sign their legal name each time they eat a meal. Each week, sign-up meal calendars will be made available. Please call for details: 586-498-2339.
Membership is not required for meals. Prior sign-up for meals is required.
Blood Pressure Check
9:45-10:45 AM, Mondays
Every Monday from 9:45-10:45 a.m., you can get your blood pressure checked in the Lifelong Learning Room.
Hearing Aid Assistance
10-11 AM, Tuesdays
Shores Hearing is offering free hearing screenings and complimentary cleaning of hearing aids. All makes and models are serviceable. Call in advance to make an appointment 586-498-2339.
Check out the Wellness Classes on our Fitness Page or in the newsletter.
- American Mahjong
Fridays, 12:30 PM in the Craft Room
American Mahjong meets in the Craft Room on Fridays.
Mondays-Thursdays, 7 AM-7 PM
Friday, 7 AM-4 PM
The pool table is open during the above times. The table is first come, first serve.
- Bocce & Shuffleboard
Bocce & Shuffleboard
Bocce and shuffleboard are free to play, but you must be a member of the Senior Center to utilize the courts. If the weather is warm enough for you, you are welcome to play! See Diane or Jeff in the office with questions. Bocce leagues will start again in June. If you are interested in starting a shuffleboard league or game, please call Matt at 586-498-2414.
Thursdays, 1-4:30 PM in the Computer Room.
1-2:30 PM, Thursdays in the Craft Room
Everyone is welcome to come and give this game a try.
- Crafting with Barbara
Crafting with Barbara
2nd & 4th Mondays, 2-3:30 PM in the Craft Room
Bring out your creative side! Barbara is an artist and has taught in schools for over 30 years. For the next couple of months, she will focus on drawing and crafts. Must sign up in advance for $5. Class sizes are limited.
2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 3-5 PM in the Gathering Room
If you enjoy playing Mexican Train Dominoes or would like to learn how, we would be happy to have you join us.
Wednesdays, 12:30-3:45 PM in the Gathering Room.
- NEW Refresh Euchre
NEW Refresh Euchre
Thursdays, 10-11:30 AM in the Gathering Room.
Come get back in the swing of Euchre!
- Hand & Foot
Hand & Foot
Tuesdays, 12:30-2:30 PM in the Gathering Room.
- Indoor Pickleball Group
Indoor Pickleball Group
- Mondays, 2:30 PM
- Tuesdays, 3 PM
- Fridays, 2:30 PM
- Multipurpose Room
Pickleball players are coming together inside our Multipurpose room. Must be a member of the Senior Center to participate. Please take a beginner class/clinic to understand the rules of the game before participating. Ask Senior Center staff for details on clinics.
- Knitting & Crocheting
Knitting & Crocheting
Tuesdays, 9 AM in the Craft Room
Come join your friends and showcase your talents! Want to learn? Many of our talented members have the time and patience to teach you.
- Movie Day
2nd & 4th Mondays, 12:30 PM in the Carol Klein Board Room
Meet a friend for a movie at the Senior Activity Center. Bring a snack or drink to enjoy during the movie. Call for details on what’s showing.