Two senior centers provide weekday programs and activities for residents age 55 and over.
Killeen senior centers will host a free Senior Health Fair Thursday, September 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Killeen Community Center. Admission is free, and attendees do not have to be senior center members.
A variety of businesses and agencies that offer products and services for seniors will participate. They will host booths to provide information, giveaways and door prizes.
The City of Killeen has two senior centers that provide activities and fellowship for senior citizens. Regular programs include meals, crafts, games and exercise classes. Additional programs include trips, dances and holiday celebrations.
Senior center memberships are free for residents age 55 and older and their spouses. Facility tours and memberships are available at either location during business hours.
Lions Club Park Senior Center, which is currently closed for repairs, is located at 1700 E. Stan Schlueter Loop. It is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hours are extended to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays.
Bob Gilmore Senior Center is located at 2205 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard. It is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hours are extended to 9 p.m. on Thursdays.
The current schedule of activities for both locations is available at killeentexas.gov/seniors.