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senior services 50th anniversary

Spring Speakers Series #1: Tuesday, April 21 at 1:00 p.m.
The Bonne & Vera Bullough History of Nursing Collection which includes works by and about Florence Nightengale, American nursing leaders, and nursing texts published before 1900. 

Buffalo Night at Senior Center on May 6
Featuring “The Buffalo Dolls” on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 from 6:00-7:00 p.m.
plus Roast Beef on Weck, Sundae Bar & Beverages available for purchase from 5:00-6:00 p.m.  Please make reservations at 636-3055 ext. 3108 by May 4th.

A comic and poignant new documentary about our lifelong search for love is coming to the Amherst Senior Center on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6:00 PM.  THE AGE OF LOVE ( offers a fresh perspective on older hearts as it follows the adventures of 30 seniors who sign up for a unique speed dating event for 70- to 90-year-olds.  Reservations are required by calling 636-3055 extension 3108.

CARE GIVERS WORKSHOP: May 29 from 9:00 AM—12:00 Noon
Important topics will be discussed including understanding Alzheimer's & dementia, what can you do if your loved one has a serious illness, exploring different levels of care, what community services are available and STAMP OUT Prescription Drug Misuse & Abuse.

Think Spring & Summer!

The Spring/Summer 2015 Course Catalog is now available online by selecting the Spring/Summer link in the center column of this page.  Advance registration for Amherst resident members begins Monday, March 9, 2015.  Actual classes run from April 27 - August 28, 2015.

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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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