Due to Covid-19 safety precautions, all programming is subject to change. Please call the center at 770-832-1644 for updates. 

The Carrollton Senior Center is located at 220 West Avenue. We are currently serving dine-in and drive-thru lunches to Senior Center members. Call 770-832-1644 each day between 8-10:30am to get your name on the list. Lunch is served between 12-12:15 in to-go containers. $2 per meal.

Meetings & Resources

Kinship Care Program

First Friday each month: 10 am- 12 pm
Carrollton Senior Center
Kinship Care is a program for relatives raising grandchildren. Assistance finding resources and information in the community is provided. Support groups are also available for grandparents raising grandchildren to come together and share and remind them they are not alone.

FREE


Computer Lab

Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Carrollton Senior Center Computer Room

Don’t be intimidated by technology. The Senior Center has seven newer computers and we want you to learn how to surf the net, set up a Facebook page, type a letter, play solitaire or any other thing you come up with. We have a volunteer that will work with you at various times. You are never too old to learn how to use a computer.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Social Activities & Groups

Billiards

Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Carrollton Senior Center Billiards Room

Even if you haven’t played billiards in a while, you can improve your skills through practice and friendly competition against other seniors. We also hold tournaments during the year. There are four billiards tables.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Wood Carving

Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30am
Senior Center Art Room
Wood carving lets seniors be creative by carving different types of wood into art. Participants share ideas and encourage one another to try new techniques. Beginners as well as skilled artists participate in this free class. You MUST bring your own supplies.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Bi-Monthly Adult Dance

Dances canceled due to Covid-19. Restart date: TBA
WPA Center
Put on your dancing shoes and come dance the night away the second and fourth Friday nights of each month at the WPA Center. It’s a great way to get some exercise and spend time with friends. Seniors come from all around to enjoy the band as they perform for the crowd. Attendees are encouraged to bring snacks to share, but it’s not required.
Age: 55+

$7


Line Dancing

Beginner: Tuesdays, 9:30-10:30am
Intermediate: Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30am
Advanced: Thursdays, 9:30 – 11:30am
WPA Center
The West Georgia Silver Liners practice on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the WPA Center. The Silver Liners go into the community on a monthly basis to perform in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, senior centers and community events to show off their abilities and routines.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Joyful Noise Gospel Group

Tuesdays, 10am
Carrollton Senior Center TV Room

Joyful Noise Gospel Group singers use their love of music and singing to entertain other seniors. Even though they sing a lot of gospel songs, they also learn other types of music that fits into the holiday seasons. This group sings monthly for the birthday party at the Senior Center but they also go out into the community to sing.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


C-Our-Age Senior Walking Group

Monday – Friday
Location and times vary each week
Walking has many benefits, especially for senior adults. It can improve heart health, lower blood sugar, reduce pain of some chronic illnesses and boost mental health. It is great exercise and it’s free. The Courage Senior Walking Group meets at various locations and morning times vary with the seasons. Call for more information.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Silver Spokes Bike Riding Group

Fridays, 9am
Location changes each week

Cycling is a healthy, low-impact exercise that can be enjoyed by people of all ages, especially senior adults. It is also fun, cheap and a great muscle workout. It is good for strength and stamina and you can make it as intense or easy as you want and increase at your own pace. Join this group and have fun riding through various local areas with your friends, weather permitting. You MUST bring your own bike.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Art & Painting Class

Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30am
Senior Center Art Room
This class provides art, crafts and painting instruction for senior adults. Participants are challenged to be creative to try new ideas and projects. Seniors are encouraged to never limit their abilities and strive to do something bigger and better. Everyone is urged to get involved- skill level doesn’t apply in this class. Class is for Senior Center members only and you must bring your own supplies.

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Classes

AARP Smart Driver Course

NOTE: AARP SMART Driver in-person classes have been canceled through August, 2021, per AARP. Classes can be done on-line through the AARP website.

Stallings Center
Take the AARP SMART Driver classroom course and you could save money on your car insurance. Refresh your driving skills and knowledge of the rules of the road. Learn techniques for handling left turns, right-of-way, roundabouts and more. Discover proven driving methods to help keep you and your loved ones safe on the road. The class was designed for drivers over 50 but contains information that will be valuable for drivers of all ages. Please arrive at 8:30am. The class will begin promptly at 9am.

$20 AARP member, $25 non-member


Art & Painting Class

Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30am
Carrollton Senior Center Art Room

This class provides art, crafts and painting instruction for senior adults. Participants are challenged to be creative and to try new ideas and projects. Seniors are encouraged to never put a limit on their abilities and strive to do something bigger and better. Everyone is urged to get involved — skill level doesn’t apply in this class. Class is for Senior Center members only and you MUST bring your own supplies.
Age: 55+
Instructor: John Beckvermit

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Wood Carving Class

Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30am
Carrollton Senior Center Art Room

Wood carving gives seniors the opportunity to be creative by carving different types of wood into art. Participants share ideas and encourage one another to try new techniques. Skilled artists and beginners participate in this class. You MUST bring your own supplies.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Beginning Crochet

Thursdays, 10am
Carrollton Senior Center

It’s never too late to learn something new. Crocheting can help improve seniors’ emotional wellbeing, improve cognitive and physical abilities and enhance quality of life. You MUST provide your own supplies.
Age: 55+

FREE with Senior Center Membership


Nice & Easy Aerobics, Standing and Floor

April/May: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 11am-12pm
June/July: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 11am-12pm
August/September: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 11am-12pm
WPA Center

Exercises are geared to the ability of senior adults. Not only do the seniors get a great workout in this class, they get to do it with friends. CLASS MAY BE TAUGHT VIRTUALLY, OUTSIDE or INSIDE until safe to move all classes inside the aerobics room. Instructor: Rose Dufour.
Age: 55+

$20 per 2-month session


Senior Water Aerobics

April/May: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 2-3pm
June/July: Tuesday/Thursday, 10-11am
August/September: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 2-3pm

Lakeshore Natatorium
Exercising in water is good for those with arthritis since it is easier on the joints. Water aerobics also benefits seniors since the water provides some resistance to help strengthen the muscles. Not only does it give a workout, but it also allows seniors the opportunity to socialize and make new friends.
Age: 55+

$20 per 2-month session