Coups for Troops
Please save your coupons (up to 3 months after expiration date) to donate to soldiers & their families. Drop coupons off at the Center by Friday, November 21, 2014 so they can be mailed out.
Thanksgiving Lunch Set for November 25 at 11:45 AM
Please come join us for a traditional and festive meal as we give thanks for our blessings. Enjoy the music of strolling violinist Peter Van Scozza. Reservations required by calling 636-3059.
Winter Weather Safety
The Amherst Center for Senior Services encourages its members & visitors to be informed when it comes to winter weather. If you want to know if Center activities are canceled or closed during bad weather, listen for weather closing announcements on WBEN-AM 930, WNED-FM 94.5, WKSE-FM 98.5 or WTSS-FM 102.5. Also TV stations: WGRZ-TV Channel 2, WIVB-TV Channel 4 and WKBW-TV Channel 7. In addition the Center maintains an Update Line at 636-3055 extension 3128. Please click here for more information related to Senior Services announcements during the winter months.
(attached .pdf link to WINTER SAFETY REFERENCE GUIDE)
Enrich The Cold Months: Winter Course Catalog Available 10/10
The Winter 2015 Course Catalog is now available online by selecting the Winter 2015 Course Cataloglink in the center column of this page. The Winter classes run from January 5, 2015 thru April 24, 2015.
Free Classes at Center thru University Express
The Amherst Center for Senior Services is one of 5 area sites to run free classes through University Express. For a complete list of courses and course descriptions offered through University Express, please visit www.erie.gov/rsvp and follow the links to the schedule. University Express courses offered at the Amherst Center for Senior Services are also listed in the Center’s monthly newsletter, “The Network” which can be found at www.amherst.ny.us under the Senior Services homepage.
Amherst Meals on Wheels Facebook Page
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.
- 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!”