City of North Ridgeville
Office for Older Adults

Are you looking for Fellowship and Fun?
Do you want to see and visit with friends who share your same interests, concerns, and zest for life? Come on over to the North Ridgeville Office for Older Adults (Senior Center), we have something for everyone!

Are you independent, but just need a little assistance to keep that independence? Come see what services the senior Center may have for you.

Welcome to the North Ridgeville Office for Older Adults (Senior Center) where all our "Young at Heart" seniors gather for an abundance of activities! We offer delicious low-cost meals, plenty of smiling faces, and and activity to suit any personality. Please stop by and pick up one of our brochures an/or newsletters to find out what we are all about.

We would love to see you!
 
Meredith Bement, Director
News and Announcements
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Men's Breakfast Men's Breakfast Schedule
The Men's Breakfast Schedule is now available for September/October 2019.  
Ladies Brunch Ladies Brunch Schedule
The Ladies Brunch schedule for September/October 2019 is now available. 
Super Thursday Super Thursday Lunch Schedule
The Super Thursday Lunch Schedule for September/October 2019 is now available. 
Produce Produce Stand Tours with Lorain County MetroParks
On September 26 at 10 AM tour Gerhart's Garden, Butternut Farms, Willie's Farm Market and French Creek Metro Park.  Transportation for both dates will leave from Senior Center and head to the park for a nice walk and free picnic lunch before heading to the produce stands. Produce bucks will be provided and sponsored by North Ridgeville Heart & Sole. Limited spots available - call (440) 353-0828 to register.  
Spaghetti Dinner Spaghetti Dinner, September 27, 2019
The Senior Center will be hosting a spaghetti dinner on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 5-7 PM at the Senior Center.  The menu includes spaghetti and meatballs, salad and garlic toast for $7 adults, $6 seniors and children 10 and under $4.  Dessert are $1 and pop $.50.  Carry out is also available.  A special thank you to the sponsors - North Ridgeville Seniors, Inc.   
Open Enrollment Medicare Counseling
Medicare health and drug plans change every year. Are you keeping up? Open Enrollment is approaching and it's your time to review your coverage. Counselors from the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) will be at the Senior Center on the following Fridays: November 1, 8, 15 and 22 to help you review your insurance and answer any questions about your Medicare coverage. You must call 440-353-0828 to schedule an appointment to insure your current health or drug plan is the most cost effective for you and learn about the different coverage options. OSHIIP is a free service through the Ohio Department of Insurance and provides unbiased information on Medicare. OSHIIP does not sell insurance.  
AARP Safe Driving Classroom Course, November 18, 2019 image AARP Safe Driving Classroom Course, November 18, 2019
The Senior Center will be hosting AARP Safe Driving Classroom Course on November 18, 2019 from 11 AM-3:30  PM. 
Foot Clinic at the Senior Center image Foot Clinic at the Senior Center
Dr. Thomas Emmert, Podiatrist of Total Foot Care, will offer a Foot Clinic at the Senior Center on September 25 and October 16, 2019 between 8-11:00 AM. Patients are seen on a first-come, first-serve basis.  If it is your first visit, please contact Dr. Emmert's office at 216-529-1800 to insure they have the necessary information.  
Trips, Trips, Trips! image Trips, Trips, Trips!
See the upcoming trip schedule.  There's something for everyone!  Reservations are now being accepted. Register by calling 353-0835.  All trips must be paid in full thirty days in advance unless otherwise stated. 
Young at Heart Young at Heart Brunch, October 31, 2019
Join us for our "Halloween" Young at Heart brunch with entertainment provided by the Tower City Chorus on October 31, 2019 at 10:30 AM.  Morning brunch will consist of a hot entree, fruit, juice and coffee for $3.  Please call 440-353-0828 to reserve your spot by October 29, 2019.  
Music Bingo Music Bingo - October 23, 2019
Save this date on your calendar:  October 23
Looking for a fun afternoon? Come and play Music Bingo with Ken or Jack of Music Bingo Ohio. This is a fun way to play bingo. They provide bingo sheets with song titles and you have to match the song when it is played to form a bingo for prizes! Very similar to “Name That Tune”, but you already have the title on the bingo sheet! Plan on coming for a delicious lunch served at noon for $4.00 and stay for bingo! Reservations required for lunch by calling 440-353-0828. 
 
Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt, September 20, 2019
Join us on September 20, 2019 from 10-11:30 AM on a fun adventure walking South Central Park looking for items along the path to find from pictures provided.  Meet at South Central Park at 10 AM near Pavilion 1; players can be individuals or partner up.  Prizes to the top two finishers. RSVP by September 13 to (440) 353-0828.  
Wii Sports Wii Sports
Wii Sports is becoming a popular sport at the Senior Center.  Every Monday from 12:30-2 PM join in the fun!  Upcoming sports include Golf from October 7-November 25 and December 16 is Fun Day, Wii Guilty Party Game! Be detectives and solve the mystery. All are welcome; you may form teams and register as a team. If individual, you will be placed into a blind draw team. Call the Senior Center at (440) 353-0828 to register.   
Health Insurance Counseling image Health Insurance Counseling
Health Insurance Counseling is available by appointment only at the Senior Center. To arrange for a counseling appointment, call (440) 353-0856 or (440) 353-0857. 
Golden Buckeye Card Information image Golden Buckeye Card Information
Participation in the Golden Buckeye program is free to all Ohio residents who are: age 60 or over; age 18-59 with a Social Security Administration defined disability.  
Freestyle Art Group Meets on Wednesdays image Freestyle Art Group Meets on Wednesdays
Are you interested in art or just enjoy painting freestyle?  Our watercolor enthusiasts gather for painting and fun on Wednesday mornings and would love to have you join their group. If interested, just bring your paints and stop by the Senior Center any Wednesday morning from 9:30 AM-12:00 PM. 
Line Dancing Classes image Line Dancing Classes
Ronna Murray and her line dancing classes are in full swing on Tuesdays. Beginners meet from 11:50 AM-12:50 PM and Intermediate group steps off from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM.  Cost is $25 for a six-week session.  Session 1: September 10-October 15 must register by September 6.  Session 2: October 22-December 3 must register by October 17. 
Exercise Classes Every Monday image Exercise Classes Every Monday
Join Fitness Instructor, Diane Mehlman, for weekly exercise classes on Mondays from 9-9:45 AM. All exercises can be done to meet your ability and strengths. All participants will need a set of 2 or 3 pound weights, stretch bands and a bottle of water. Cost is $32/six weeks. Fall Session 3: September 23, 30 and October 7, 14, 21, and 28.  Deadline is September 16.
 
Canasta Anyone? image Canasta Anyone?
If you are interested in joining the fun group that meets on Wednesdays for an afternoon of fellowship and fun from 1-4 PM, please call Shelly at (440) 353-0835.  
Euchre and Pinochle Weekly Card Games image Euchre and Pinochle Weekly Card Games
Cards are played on Thursdays at 12 noon except on Super Thursdays when all card games begin at 1:30 PM. Join in the fun each week from noon until 4 PM.  Refreshments will be served. 
Monday Crafts image Monday Crafts
Everyone is welcome to come on Mondays from 10 AM-2 PM to join in the fun, fellowship and the making of special crafts. Bring your ideas or share in ours. A soup lunch including beverage is available for $.35 at noon. 
Mahjongg Meets Every Thursday image Mahjongg Meets Every Thursday

“Mahjongg” is an Ancient Chinese Tile Game. This group meets every Thursday at 12 noon (except on Super Thursdays) and always welcomes new members. If you've never played, we offer instruction as to how to play the game. A player's card is required for a small fee.

 
Puzzle Exchange image Puzzle Exchange
The Senior Center will be hosting Puzzle Exchange the last Tuesday of each month from 11 AM-12:00 PM. 
Blood Pressure Checks image Blood Pressure Checks
Walk in and have your blood pressure checked by one of our friendly retired volunteer nurses on the 3rd Wednesday of each month between 10 AM-noon at the Senior Center. The is no charge for this service and is on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

7327 Avon Belden Road
North Ridgeville, OH 44039
Phone:  (440) 353-0828
Fax:  (440) 353-0858

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