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The Centre Region Senior Center

Current location through 1/12/17:
The Nittany Mall #814 (beside Spencer Gifts)
2901 E. College Ave., State College, PA 16801

New location starting 1/17/17:
The Nittany Mall #990 (beside Sears)
2901 E. College Ave., State College, PA 16801

(814) 231-3076
Cindy M. Stahlman, Senior Center Supervisor
Kim J. Hacker, Staff Assistant

CRPR LogoThe Centre Region Senior Center
is operated by the
Centre Region Parks & Recreation Authority
with the assistance of the
Centre County Office of Aging

The Centre Region Senior Center offers a wide variety of recreational activities for adults age 55+. A full calendar of events and monthly newsletters are available (below) to keep participants informed of exciting Center happenings! Centre County Van transportation to/from the center is available. To schedule a van ride, please call the Centre Region Senior Center at 231-3076 at least 24 hours in advance. We look forward to seeing you at the Center!

Meals are served to seniors at 11:30 AM, Mon-Fri. To reserve your meal, please call 231-3076 by 10 AM the day before you plan to visit the Center:

  • For Adults age 60 & over (along with their spouse or caregiver), a DONATION of $1.50 per meal is requested to help offset some of the meal cost.
  • For Adults ages 55-59, the LUNCH FEE is $4.25, payable in advance of the meal.

UPDATE: We're moving on Friday! Yes, that's right, our new space (Suite 990) is ready! Our move into the new space is scheduled for January 13; therefore, the current center will be CLOSED that day. The Active Adult Center will re-open on Tuesday, January 17 in the NEW space! Look for more information soon about our Grand Opening set for January 27.

Sr. Ctr. Staff

Senior Center Supervisor Cindy Stahlman (right)
& Staff Asst. Kim Hacker (left) welcome you to the Center Region Senior Center at the Nittany Mall.

Click HERE (PDF) to review the 2015-2016 Program, Meal & Attendance Stats used to determine the 2017 Municipal Funding Formula.

Nittany Mall SignNew Location

The Centre Region
Senior Center
is located in
the Nittany Mall.

After evaluating many potential locations in 2015, the Centre Region Parks & Recreation Authority finalized the details for the new home for the Senior Center inside the Nittany Mall, near the Sears store. Our thanks to the Nittany Mall for welcoming this transition. The temporary 3,225 square foot space opened there in Sept. 2015. 
Senior Center Hours: 
Mon-Fri, 8 AM - 4:30 PM

(closed on Holidays)

The CRPR Active Adult Center will open in its new location on January 17 in a new and larger space!!

REMINDER: The Centre Region Senior Center will relocate on January 13 th to the new, larger space inside the Nittany Mall (near Sears, per the map below); therefore, the Center will be closed on the 13th and will re-open in the NEW space on Tuesday, January 17..

A fundraising campaign is currently running and donations are being accepted by the CRPR Authority for supplemental improvements to the new, permanent space for the senior center.  Please read our "Best Days Ahead" Campaign Summary as well as our Donor Recognition and Naming Opportunities summary, and print a Giving Form to make your pledge today!

Upon opening, the new center will be named the Centre Region Active Adult Center - the same great experience with a new name! We willhost a"soft" opening in January and will host an official Grand Opening on January 27; watch for more details.

Mall Map

Active Adult Program Opportunities - WINTER/SPRING 2017

All Active Adult Programs can be found HERE!

Senior Hiking Group Schedule for April-December 2017 will be published soon!

Link to programs offered by OLLI at Penn State!

Senior Center Q & A

•DEC. 2016
•JAN. 2017
Menu: JAN. (PDF) Coming Soon


  • The Second Winds Band & the Paul Carnegie Banjo Band are looking to add members. Call 231-3076 for details!
  • Active Adult Bicycle Group: Do you enjoy bike riding? Looking for others to ride with? The Senior Center is putting folks together who want to enjoy the benefits of riding in the Centre Region. Contact 231-3076 if interested.
  • Line Dancers Wanted: The Silver Spurs Line Dancers are welcoming new dancers. Call 231-3076 for more info.
Active Adult Center Policies:

JazzThe Second Winds Band

consists of 14 Centre County musicians with a combined age of 1,061 years!  MORE...

Centre Co. Senior Transportation Booklet (2014): A guide to transportation services for seniors published by Centre Co.

Centre Co. Aging & Disability Resources Booklet (2015): The Green Book -- Where to Find Help When You, a Family Member or Friend, Need Information

The CRPR Authority is a publicly-funded, municipal agency serving 5 municipalities since 1966. The Authority also maintains 501c3 status.
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The Centre Region Parks & Recreation Authority
2643 Gateway Drive #1, State College, PA. USA 16801   (814)231-3071   Fax 814.235.7832