Senior Center

future home of the senior center

How can I become a member of the Senior Center?

Senior Center Members receive half-price access to all programs and get to help choose the programs we offer each month. To become a member, you can fill out our online application HERE or print an application form HERE.   And, of course, you are always welcome to pick up an application at our office at 206 Providence Mine Rd Suite 118. Once you’ve filled it out, you can scan and email it to, mail it, or drop it off. If you have any questions, give us a call at (530) 615-4541.

When will the Senior Center be open?

The Senior Center remodel is going wonderfully and we expect to open for meals and activities this July.

Where is the Senior Center and how can I get there?

The new Senior Center will be at 231 Colfax Ave in Grass Valley, between Diego’s Restaurant and Prosperity Lanes Bowling Alley. If you drive, there is ample parking out front. If you take the bus, we’re on the 3GV route/Grass Valley Loop. If you’d like to learn about other transportation options like Dial-a-Ride and Nevada County Now paratransit, please call Emily Wilson at 530-615-4541.

What programs will the Senior Center offer?

The Senior Center will be a place to meet friends, have fun, exercise and learn new things. You can play games like bingo, poker, and mahjong. You can take classes in cooking, gardening, writing, and basic technology skills. You’ll be invited to parties, dances, movies, and live music. Every day will include fitness classes that can be done standing or seated. If you have an idea for a Senior Center program, please let us know. The Senior Center Program Director, Emily Wilson, can be reached at 530-615-4541 or

Will there be volunteer opportunities at the Senior Center?

Yes, we will need volunteers to help serve meals, assist with activities, greet guests, give tours, assist with sign in and membership enrollment. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Shari Montez-Esterly, Volunteer Manager by calling 530-615-4541 or email

Can I lead an activity at the Senior Center?

Yes! If you have a skill you’d like to share whether it’s crafting, music, games, writing, gardening, or movement we’d love to find you a spot on the schedule. Please contact Emily Wilson, Program Director to learn more

We are still raising funds to complete the remodeling project.

Please donate today to help us complete this important project!