The City of Crawfordsville, Indiana

Small City... Big Possibilities

Living Well Beyond 55

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ACTIVITIES

Bingo - Tuesday & Thursday @ 12:30 p.m.

Euchre - Every Wednesday at 1 p.m. a group gathers and plays Bid Euchre.

The Price is Right - First Wednesday of every month @ 11:00 a.m.

Line Dancing - Starting in September - Thursdays @ 5 - 8 p.m. Beginner class @ 5 p.m. Cost is $3 per person each session.

Trail Travels Walking Group (scroll down for more information)

Please call Kim Clark at 765-364-5175 for more information.


UPCOMING EVENTS

You can REGISTER ONLINE for our upcoming events.

EXCURSIONS

We plan several day excursions each year. Past excursions have included a day at the Indiana State Fair, a trip to Peachey's Amish Store and lunch at Under the Arch restaurant, a day at the Eiteljorg Museum, the Covered Bridge Festival, the Trolley Line Trail, and more.

You can REGISTER ONLINE for our excursions.

Monday, November 18, 2019 - Kokomo Opalescent Glass Tour

COST: $14.00 for admission and transportation

Monday, December 16, 2019 - McCord Candies Tour

COST: $9.00 for tour and transportation

Visit our online registration site to sign up for any of these excursions. Please park in the lower parking lot of the community center for day trips. Call Kim Clark at 765-364-5175 for more information about any planned excursions.


CLASSES AND SEMINARS

Tech Time - Fourth Tuesday of the month hosted at Whitlock Place. 1:30 p.m. Dates for the rest of 2019 are September 24, October 22, November 26.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - The Art Thing - 1 p.m. - Halloween Craft and Goodies.

Friday, November 15, 2019 - Food Finders Health Fair - 1 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the Community Center

Monday, December 9, 2019 - The Art Thing - 1 p.m. - Christmas Craft and Treats.

You can REGISTER ONLINE for all of our classes and seminars.


VISION CLUB

We would like to reestablish the Vision Club. If you or someone you know is visually impaired and would like to participate, please call Kim Clark at 765-364-5175.


WALKING GROUP

Date Location Meeting Place (9 am)
July 11, 2019 West Main Walk Crawfordsville Public Library (west side)
July 18, 2019 * Willowfield Lavender Farm, Mooresville Crawfordsville Community Center
July 25, 2019 Milligan Park Crawfordsville Community Center
August 1, 2019 Sugar Creek Trail Rock River Trailhead
August 8, 2019 Crawfordsville Commerce Park Ivy Tech Parking Lot
August 15, 2019 * Newfields Garden Walk, Indianapolis Crawfordsville Community Center
August 22, 2019 Lane Place Park along South Water Street
August 29, 2019 Milligan Park Crawfordsville Community Center
September 5, 2019 RR Donnelley to 1100 Big Four Arch Rd RR Donnelley Trailhead (Animal Shelter)
September 12, 2019 New Schenk Road Connection Dog Park Parking Lot
September 19, 2019 * Eagle Creek Reservoir Crawfordsville Community Center
September 26, 2019 Sugar Creek Nature Trail Sugar Creek Nature Park
October 3, 2019 Rock River Trailhead to Nucor Bridge Rock River Trailhead
October 10, 2019 General Lew Wallace Study grounds Lew Wallace Parking Lot off Elston Ave.
October 17, 2019 * Prophetstown State Park, Battleground Crawfordsville Community Center
October 24, 2019 Downtown Walk Phil Michal Trailhead on Franklin St.
October 31, 2019 West Main Walk Crawfordsville Public Library

All mileage is there and back. If it becomes too far for you to walk, you are welcome to sit on a bench and catch up with us on the way back.

Walks are sunshine only. If it is inclement weather it is cancelled. If there are less than 3 people able to go on any of the walks, it is cancelled.

Please indicate at the front desk your interest in any of the walks. In order to keep up with cancellations and updates, please provide an email or phone number.

*On the third Thursday of every month we will have an out of town walk. We will also stop somewhere for
lunch. To make this trip feasible, we must have a minimum of five people sign up. Please register at the
front desk. Deadline for registration is the Tuesday prior. There will be a fee for out-of-town walks.

You can REGISTER ONLINE for our out-of-town walks.

Please call Kim Clark at 765-364-5175 for more information.

Download a printable PDF schedule of Trail Travels walks here.


Seniors

SENIOR FITNESS

FUN-CTIONAL FITNESS CLASS

This class was designed with the older adult in mind. It incorporates low impact aerobics, chair aerobics, step aerobics, and toning exercises. Class meets on Monday and Friday 9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Cost for 65 & older: 12-visit pass is $18 city resident / $20 non-resident

STRENGTH & STRETCH CLASS

This class was designed with the older adult in mind. Class meets on Wednesdays from 9:45 - 10:30 a.m.

Cost for 65 & older: 12-visit pass is $18 city resident / $20 non-resident


SUNSHINE CHORUS

No auditions! Everyone who likes to sing is welcome. Practice starts at 10:30 a.m. in the Community Center dining room the first and last Friday of the Month. Contact Susan Cope for more information at 765-362-9715.


MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING BOARD (MCCA)

This board consists of persons interested in the elderly, their participation and fulfillment in life. This Board's purpose is to assess the needs and issues of older adults and direct them to the organizations that provide these important services. The Board meets the third Wednesday of every month at 10 a.m. on the 4th floor of Fusion54 (101 W. Main St, Crawfordsville).


AFFILIATIONS

The Crawfordsville Community Center is now partnered with SilverSneakers, Silver & Fit, Renew Active, and AARP through United Healthcare. Participants can enjoy free monthly memberships to the Community Center through these healthcare programs.

RenewActive AARP

Contact Us

Fawn Johnson,
Director of Parks and Recreation
922 E South Blvd
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
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  • Business: (765) 364-5175
  • Business Fax: (765) 364-5179
  • Staff Directory
  • Community Center Hours: Mon - Thur 5:30 am - 8:00 pm, Friday 5:30 am - 7:00 pm, Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm; Office hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; Phone: (765) 364-5175

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