Individuals age 55 and older who live in the City of Anniston limits can join the Senior Center by completing necessary paperwork. There are is no charge.
City of Anniston Parks and Recreational Department provides recreational, informational, and social activities for those living in the City of Anniston area.
Operating as usual
Ms. Ella has been a loyal member of ours for many years. She always serves joy and positive vibes. Unfortunately she's had to be homebound the past several months, but dearly missed. ❤️
She's celebrating a fabulous 99 on Saturday, so we had to surprise her this morning. 🎉
The photos say it all...
Our TR program is off enjoying the ARC summer day camp this week.
On Tuesday, they experienced the Alabama drive-thru Safari in Montgomery. It looks like the animals were just as curious as they were. 🤗
When plain terracotta won't do...
We customize! 🎨
Please help us congratulate our very own Mrs. Flo on recently tying the knot. 🎉
All the best!! ❤️
I scream, you scream, we ALL scream for ICE CREAM.
THANK YOU Dawn Ray (Carillon Oaks) for a fabulous ice cream social and door prizes.
If you're a veteran or a spouse of a veteran and looking into the next chapter of your golden years, consider Carillon Oaks Heflin (opening soon Lincoln).
Farewell to our summer employee! 🎉
Rhianna has been with us throughout the summer, helping out in all of our different programs at the Senior / TR Center. Help us send her off with good vibes as she prepares to start her freshman year of high school. 🎉
Help us wish Ms. Sandy a very HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Wishing her a brand new blessed and healthy year. 🎉
About a month ago, the Golden Agers started an apron scarf sewing project. We're finally finished, and showed them off today with a cooking themed runway show with "VOGUE" as our soundtrack. 🎉
IT. WAS. FABULOUS! 👏
A BIG 'thank you' to Ms. Betty Lloyd for her undertaking this project, teaching, and wonderful patience. It wouldn't have been possible without her. ❤️
The Golden Agers toured a fine Museum today. If you haven't been to the Anniston Museum of Natural History, you're missing out.
Thank you Aimee Grey (Education Director) for a warm welcome and educational introduction today.
Ms. Ervette has been a longtime member of the Anniston Senior Center for many years. Sadly, we said our goodbyes to her today. She'll be starting a new chapter in Maryland. She'll be greatly missed, but we're wishing her all the BEST. 🧡
Susan showing off those guns.
SUNS OUT! ☀️
GUNS OUT! 💪
We always appreciate the information Daniel (Amedisys) brings to the table. Today, we learned about evidence-based holistic care and reducing fall risk. But what's a good chat without a fun game to follow (he knows us well).
If you or someone you know is in need of home health, consider Amedisys today.
🚨 Drink plenty of fluids
Stay in the air-conditioning when possible
Limit time outdoors
Stay weather - aware
Our TR program celebrated their monthly birthdays & 4th 'o July celebration yesterday. Kudos to Tasha for the festive spread. 🇺🇸
Anniston has a storied past within the civil rights movement. Over the years, she's made leaps and bounds in progressing forward. No matter where you stand politically, you have to be proud to see the very first black women sworn in on the country's highest court. 🇺🇸
True to the red, white, and blue...from Betty to YOU
❤️ 🤍 💙
"HAPPY 4th of July!!" 🇺🇸
We've been very fortunate to collaborate with Diane Smith with 'His Hands and Feet Ministries of Calhoun County.' Diane and her partners have been blessing our seniors with local fresh vegetables, and today's delivery was quite the bounty. 🍅 🫑 🥒
Bless you for blessing us! 🙌
Thank you Gina (Kindred) for our favorite game, BINGO! 🎉
Once again, we'd like to thank you ALL for your outpouring of love & support for our local athletes that competed in Special Olympics Nationals in Orlando.
Tonight they were recognized by the city council, followed by a final dinner reception. Thank you Cane Creek Grill Ft. McClellan for hosting. 🎉
A BIG 'thank-you' to the ARC for hosting a meet & greet reception for all of our local athletes that competed in Special Olympics Nationals. 👏 🎉
The TR program enjoying making Father's Day cards for the important fellas in their lives. ❤️
Homemade cards are the best!
Our friend, Daniel Clonts (Amedisys), stopped by today for a chat on services provided by Amedisys for behavioral health. Of course a friendly game of BINGO followed. 👏
Thank you, Daniel! Www.amedisys.com
Welcome Home, athletes! 🎉
A BIG 'thank you' to Pati Tiller (ARC), Steven Folks (city manager), Frazier Burroughs (PARD Director), and members of the ARC for a fabulous "welcome home" yesterday. 👏
Our Special Olympics athletes will be arriving home this evening. There will be a public "welcome" at the ARC at 401 Noble St. (South Noble) @ 6p. If you're available, please make plans to meet them there with a BIG warm welcome. 👏 🎉
* Please allow for a window of 30 mins for timing of our athletes transportation.
Joe Swink and Corey Hill from Anniston joined forces with East Elmore ARC and will be bringing home the bronze in basketball. 🏀 🎉
Let me introduce you to Team ALABAMA 2022 S.O. National Champs (In Team comp)! 🥇
Defeated Team FL, Team Utah and Team Tx. Raymond and Bernadette were paired with Ben and Barbara from Huntsville (Madison County) to compete in Team play bringing home the “GOLD”. 🎉 👏
Anniston wins GOLD in unified Bocce at Special Olympics Nationals. WTG Bernadette & Raymond! 🥇
Lajuana Wright is competing in bowling at Special Olympics Nationals in Orlando. She's placed 4th in singles, and 5th in doubles.
WAY TO GO, Lajuana!! 🎳 👏
BIG congrats to our very own Raymond Ervin for winning GOLD in Bocce singles at Special Olympics Nationals in Orlando. Way to represent!! 🥇👏 🎉
Special Olympics: Day 2 🎉
Hanging with the Globetrotters!! 🏀 🤗
Let’s go bring home the “Gold”
Thank you Ms Dawn (Carillon Oaks)! Always a fun morning when you show up. 🌞
Friends on a rainy day. ❤️
Let it grow! 🌱
Let it grow! 🌼
Good golly Ms Dolly...it's your birthday!
Happy 🥳 Birthday!!
A BIG shout-out to each of our vendors that participated in our May Day today. We couldn't have done it without you. 🙌
Carillon Oaks Heflin • Amedysis • Viva • Humana • Comfort Care • United Healthcare • Diva Jewelry • Military Support Services • ADPH • ASAP • Tupperware
Happy May Day! 💙
It was a beautiful May Day for Anniston, Jacksonville, and Hobson City seniors today. THANK-YOU to each of our vendors and staff for making it happen. 👏
Thanks to our special guest Mr. Burroughs
(Anniston PARD Director), EARPDC staff, and Bobby Morris (ADSS) for joining us today. 👏
Love to see these smiling faces! 🤗
Please help us wish one of our newest members,
Sara Mercer, a very Happy Birthday!! 🥳 🎉
Wishing you a blessed year! 💜
Always HOPE for the best. 💜
A big 'thank-you' to HOPE Hospice for a fun bingo today and sharing your services with us.
Celebrating our mama's with pastries at the park.
You're never too old to get on a swing. 💜
It couldn't have been a more perfect day to explore the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. 🌺 🌼 🌷
An Easter egg hunt enjoyed by the TR program last week. 🐰
Happy 🐰 Easter!
The Golden Agers
An 'ol fashioned Easter egg hunt and surprise visit by THE bunny, himself. 🐰 💐
Golf is better when it's glowing!
Our TR program had a fun outing at glow golf in Gadsden today.
Terrific Tuesday! Thank you Gina (Kindred Hospice) for visiting and playing bingo with us today. 👏
Congrats to the gift card winners from yesterday's bingo - Addie G. & Ann J. 🎉
BINGO was the game 'o!
Thank you Dawn Ray. You always make our day. 😍
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The Iron Mountain Challenge (previously the Woodland-Calhoun Century Challenge) is a variable-length, non-competitive Gran Fondo based in Anniston, AL