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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.  Advance registration for Amherst resident members begins on November 10, 2014.  Open registration for Non-Members & Non-Resident Members begins December 1, 2014.The Winter classes run from January 5, 2015 thru April 24, 2015.

Veterans Tribute Day Including Complimentary Lunch on November 11th
Thank you Veterans from the Amherst Center for Senior Services. Stop by the Center on Monday, November 10, 2014 from 10:00 AM—12:30 PM for our annual tribute to Veterans:
●Learn more about Erie County Clerk’s Office “Thank-A-Vet” Discount Program
● Informational tables from Veterans One Stop Center & NYS Division of Veterans Affairs
● Complimentary lunch at 12 noon for all Veterans.

Reservations required by calling 636-3059

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 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.

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 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 under the Senior Services homepage.

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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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