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The Centre Region
Senior Center

131 S. Fraser Street #1, State College, PA 16801
(814) 231-3076         Fax 814.235.7821

Cindy M. Stahlman, Senior Center Supervisor
Kim J. Hacker, Staff Assistant

Time To MoveTime To MoveSenior Center Relocation Planned
by Sept. 1, 2015.
The search is on for our new home!

Please read this News Release (PDF) 

A view of the Centre Region Senior Center
at the Fraser Street Parking Garage (LI


The Centre Region Senior Center
is operated by the
Centre Region Parks & Recreation Authority
in cooperation with the
Centre County Office of Aging

Click HERE (PDF) to review the
Program, Meal & Attendance Statistics,

used to determine the
2015 Municipal Funding Formula.

Senior Center Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM 
(closed on Holidays)

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, Monday through Friday. 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, a donation of $1.25 per meal is requested to help offset some of the meal cost.
  • For adults age 55-59, the lunch fee is $3.51 per meal. 

Jan. 2, Apr. 3 & 6, May 22, Sept. 4, Oct. 12, Nov. 30, Dec. 31.
  No meals or van transportation to the Senior Center will be available on the County Cost Savings Days, but the center will be open and staffed.

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


The Centre Region Senior Center will be fully closed from Monday, May 18 through Thursday, May 21, due to the Fraser Centre construction project involving in a full street closure of South Fraser Street and the Fraser St. Parking Garage.   Prescheduled trips are available on the dates as shown below; please call the center to register for those van trips.   The Senior Center is scheduled to re-open on Friday, May 22, which is also a County Cost Savings Day with no meals or transportation. To register for a trip or for more information about the Centre Region Senior Center, call 814-231-3076

  • Mon. May 18 Senior Center Closed
  • Tue. May 19 Senior Center Closed except for the prescheduled van trip to Bellefonte Museum and lunch.
  • Wed. May 20 Senior Center Closed except for the prescheduled van trip to Global Connections Luncheon Sunset West Restaurant in Pleasant Gap for lunch (please note the new destination).
  • Thu. May 21 Senior Center Closed except for the prescheduled van trip to the Millbrook Marsh Nature Center with lunch.
  • Fri, May 22 Senior Center Open on Centre County Cost Saving Day (no meals or van service)
    New  Starting Friday. May 22, 2015 through mid-August 2016, South Fraser St. will be restricted to one lane, northbound only, from Beaver Ave. to College Ave.  The Fraser St. Parking Garage will be open as usual. All traffic exiting the parking garage must turn right and proceed to College Ave.
  • Mon. May 25 Senior Center Closed - Memorial Day Holiday

Link to National Institute of Senior CentersSpring 2015 Senior Adult Programs

  • Spring Programs Page 1
    Murder Mystery Luncheon Fundraiser, Computers, Winter Olympic Day, Geneology, Where/What in the World, Preparing a Will, Open Artist Studio, Center Walkers.
  • Spring Programs Page 2
    Crocheting, Bridge, Diabetes Support Group, Progressive Resistance Weight Training, Healthy Steps in Motion, Line Dancing, Tai Chi.

Summer 2015 Senior Adult Programs

Senior Center Q & A         Other CRPR Adult Recreation Programs

• MAY 2015
Menu: MAY
• JUNE 2015

Link to programs offered by "OLLI at Penn State - Summer 2015"

Senior Center Policies:

JazzThe Second Winds Band

consists of 10 Centre County musicians with a combined age of 774 years!  MORE...

Calling All Crafters

  • The Senior Center is always looking for craft donations for the Senior Center Crafter Boutique. We welcome finished projects and supply donations; please drop off your donation during regular center hours.
  • Are your creative and enjoy teaching others? Instructors are wanted for a variety of programs included knitting, crocheting, art, woodworking and more. Interested individuals are asked to call the Center at (814) 231-3076.

Updated"Centre County Green Book"

A handy, 2012 guide to resources for Centre County Seniors to find help when you, a family member or a friend needs assistance with daily living. (PDF format, 160 KB)

"Centre County
Senior Transportation
Booklet (2014)

A guide to transportation services for seniors published by Centre County (PDF format, 123 KB)

Our thanks to Windstream Communications for providing high-speed cable-internet service and cable TV service to the Senior Center.  Visit the Senior Center to surf the Internet or to challenge other senior centers with a Wii fitness game!

The CRPR Authority is a publicly-funded, municipal agency serving 5 municipalities.
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The Centre Region Council of Governments and the Centre Region Parks & Recreation Authority, State College, PA. USA 16801