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senior services 50th anniversary

Old Fashioned Summer Carnival at the Center
Join the Center for an OLD FASHIONED CARNIVAL on Friday, August 15th from 11 am - 2 pm. Jam-packed with games, refreshments, entertainment by DJ Tony from All About Sound.

Do you have a winning pie recipe? Submit your pie to our judges & win that blue ribbon. Don't want to bake? Step right up to the Pie Toss...please make reservations at 636-3055 ext. 3108.

FREE Tai Chi Classes Thru August 11
FREE Tai Chi Classes - All levels invited. Every Monday from thru August 11th at 10:30 AM.  Class will be held outdoors or inside during inclement weather @ the Amherst Senior Center. Please reserve your spot at the I&A Desk or by calling 636-3055, ext. 3108.

Enjoy Musicalfare Performance: The Drowsy Chaperone
Help Amherst Meals on Wheels (AMOW) by enjoying Daemon College next Musicalfare fundraiser “The Drowsy Chaperone” which takes place on Tuesday, September 23, at 7:00 pm.   Tickets are $35 each and can be purchased through AMOW by calling 636-3055 ext. 3170.

Donation Items for Basket Auction Needed
We are in need of items for our Volunteer Fair & Basket Auction in October.  Examples such as baskets, containers, gift certificates, small houseware items, candles, lotions, fragrances, holiday items, etc. would be a big help.  Please contact Joanne Cole-Marshall at 636-3055 ext. 3107.

FREE Classes at Center thru University Express

The Amherst Senior Center is one six sites that houses UNIVERSITY EXPRESS, which offers stimulating academic classes, free of charge, to Erie County residents over the age of 55. All classes and lectures this semester are at 12:45 pm unless noted. University Express instructors are volunteers sharing their experience.  You must register directly at the Amherst Center for Senior Services for the above classes by calling 636-3059. 

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Open to anyone age 55 or older or that person's younger spouse. Applicants must apply in person.

Town of Amherst Residents

  • May join the Senior Center for a one-time fee of $30.
  • Two proofs of Amherst residency are required.

Non-Amherst Residents

  • May join the Senior Center for annual fee of $30.
  • Must meet above age requirement.

Let’s Hear It from Our New Members
~ “Clean, beautiful & plenty of space in the halls.”
~ “Lovely, clean & modern!”

~ “Impressive.”

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