Senior Corner

September 11, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Senior Center later this month will launch a new craft program for its members. The ‘Gracefully Made’ program, which will be held at 10 a.m. every other Tuesday beginning Sept. 25, is free and will be run by longtime member Grace McGinnis.  “Grace is a ...

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September Line Up at the Senior Center September 4th  - 9:30 Coloring September 5 – Resorts Casino – Atlantic City    $25.00 p/p September 6 – Book Club 11:00 a.m. September 10th Medicare Program 11:30 a.m. September 10 – Woodloch Pines Trip September 15 – Super Saturday  8:00 ...

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Fourth of July BBQ    DJ Mel   Friday July 6th  11:30     $5.00 p/p with DJ MEL July 11 – Tropicana Casino  $24.00  check in 8:30 a.m. bus leaves at 9:00 a.m. sharp Sands Casino  July 18   $28.00  check in at 8:30 bus leaves at 9:00 a.m. sharp Meatball Monday July 23rd  $3.00    this ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Senior Center is offering a “Casino Getaway” to the new Resorts World Catskills Casino.  The trip will be on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 and the cost is only $50.00 per person. The package includes the following: ■  6 hours of Gaming Fun ■  All ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Staying fit and getting plenty of good exercise is a high priority at the South Plainfield Senior Center, located at 90 Maple Avenue in South Plainfield. Classes on health issues and a wide range of physical exercise are available almost daily. The Walking Group meets ...

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            The South Plainfield Senior Center has announced that it will be sponsoring a nine day trip to Italy from April 23 - May 1, 2019. The price of the trip includes airfare, air taxes and fees/surcharges, hotel transfers, hotels, and ten meals. The cost for a double occupancy for a room is ...

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On Monday, May 21 at 2:00 pm the Senior Center of South Plainfield will be hosting a special photo presentation narrated by South Plainfield High School alumni, Joe Belardo and Paul Fusco. The two men, who were friends in high school, spent time together in Vietnam in 1967-68, and have created a ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -  Now forming, a Senior League consisting of 4 players, every Tuesday morning.  Tee of times, starting between the hours of 8-9am.  The format will be Match Play with prizes to be awarded after 9 holes each week. Sign up as a single, with a friend or friends. You can even ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J.  – The Senior Center of South Plainfield, which traditionally has run its popular programs on Monday through Friday experimented on Saturday, January 27 by opening its doors from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. A fabulous breakfast buffet was served to those who attended the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, Nj - It may be cold outside, but at 90 Maple Avenue, the Senior Citizens Center of South Plainfield, the seniors are toasty and very busy. While golf and walks in the park are far off for now, the group is enjoying all kinds of celebrations, starting with a Brunch and Karaoke on ...

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The Middle School Junior National Honor Society was instrumental in hanging all the beautiful decorations at the senior center.   The students set aside 3 afternoons to complete the task.  Donna Tierney is the advisor of this amazing group of students.    The teachers took the time to walk ...

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            As we move into colder weather, indoor activities for recreation and education are being planned at the South Plainfield Senior Center, 90 Maple Avenue, South Plainfield.             The Side Pockets, the Center's fabulous billiards team, initiates their season on Thursday, November ...

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            Bette Majerski, a devoted member of the South Plainfield Senior Center, can teach people a thing or two about how to play a rousing game of Bingo! Bette, at 101 years of age, is an inspiration to the members of the center, relishing the opportunity to converse with all of her many ...

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            The Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon at the Senior Center, 90 Maple Avenue, in South Plainfield will be held on Wednesday, November 22 at 11:30 am. Reservations are being accepted now for this extremely popular event. For a suggested donation of $5 guests enjoy a traditional turkey dinner ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A “spooktacular” event was held at the South Plainfield Senior Center on Friday, October 27. More than 125 seniors joined in the Halloween fun, many wearing colorful and creative costumes. Director Tree Olano praised Linda Fiore and Sharon Ciullo for putting up extraordinary ...

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Offering Zumba & Zumba Toning (use of light weights or toning sticks) in all Classes: Mondays---- Zumba @ 7:00 p.m. Alternating Sat/Sun 10:30 Tuesdays and Thursdays--- Zumba Toning @ 6:45 p.m. Client Prices 10 class pass $56 Drop in Rate $7 With the Zumba Girls: Maria ...

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Courtney Nagy, a freshman at South Plainfield High School, wanted to do something special for the senior citizens who spend much of their time engaging in lively activities at the South Plainfield Senior Center. As she toured through the building, Courtney noticed a plain wall located in the ladies ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - October, with its glorious crisp air and flame colored leaves, is always an exciting time of year. At the South Plainfield Senior Center, members and guests are celebrating the season with an array of fun events. Adult coloring classes, knitting and crocheting sessions, and ...

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The Annual Halloween Party, a perennial favorite at the South Plainfield Senior Citizens Center, is planned for Friday, October 27 at 11:30 AM. Activities will include a parade of those in costumes, followed by a contest for best costumes, selected by the guests themselves. Music will be provided ...

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Oct 3 – Flu Shots Twin City 11:30 -1:00 Oct 3th  Flu Shots – Walgreens   9- 1 Oct 18 – Senior Brunch  11:30 – 1:00  Oct 27 – Halloween Party   11:30 – 2:30   $5.00   

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - August 30th was a special day for the Senior Center, approximately 130 seniors gathered to have their annual picnic. The picnic was catered my Elmers and the Seniors enjoyed hot dogs, burgers, sausage and peppers, meatballs, fries and onion rings. There was also fried ...

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Back by popular demand!     South Plainfield Senior Center Presents Grounds For Sculpture  On Wednesday, September 27 Bus leaves the senior center at 9:30   - return is 3:00 p.m. apprx. $60.00 p/p  includes admission,  lunch and transportation Must sign up at the center 908-754-1047 ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Jean McKimm  has resided in the borough since 1957 and has been an active member of the South Plainfield Senior Center since 2007. She has 3 daughters and is an active member at Sacred Heart Parish.    Jean takes exercise with “Greg” 3 times a week and Yoga with “Pat” 2 ...

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The Senior Golf League had a huge group on Tuesday June 20. 22 Golfers gathered from South Plainfield, Clark and Edison to enjoy another day on the links. R. Timbrell took the prize and lead with a score of 34!     Looks like he’s the one to beat! Scores for the team are listed ...

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Tuesday June 13 2017 93 degree temperatures did not stop our gang from playing golf at West Nine     14 devoted player showed up with their new Senior Golf League Shirts and customized water bottles Lloyd Dowdy was the winner today with a low score of 44! George McDonald 2nd w/ a score ...

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Senior Center director “Tree Olano” wanted to try a new theme for May 5… instead of the usual Cinco De Mayo luncheon….  She went with another favorite event  Kentucky Derby – DJ Mel was already on board and the menu was set!     120 Seniors enjoyed dinner rolls, tossed salad,  Brown Derby ...

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The South Plainfield Senior Center has started a walking club!     Every Friday at 9:00 a.m. the group will meet at the Gazebo at Spring Lake Park.      Cathy Scarpitto of ProCare Physical Therepy was present to teach our seniors how to stretch properly before walking.         "It was a fun ...

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Over 100 seniors came out to help celebrate Mothers Day on Monday, May 15th at the South Plainfield Senior Center.     A delicious brunch buffet  served included  bagels (donated from in and out Bagel), muffins,  assorted toast, and fixings bar – Then the entrée was served , by our kitchen staff ...

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Tuesday May 9 was chilly for our Senior Golf team – but they toughed it out  Each week our players improve and the conversations and laughs get better!  Al Lepore wins again with a 41!      He’s the one to beat!  Come and Join our team!      The Senior Golf League Meets every Tuesday at ...

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May 2  - Week 3 Senior Golf Club – Another nice day on the “greens”  The team meets every Tuesday at West Nine Golf Course – 8:30 a.m. start Includes fee, cart and basic instruction COME and JOIN THE FUN! (please sign up at the Senior Center 908-754-1047) Scores are as ...

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