Gulfport Senior Center
5501 27th Ave. S.
The Gulfport Multipurpose Center hours are Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. The new December calendar is out with valuable information. Stop by the Senior Center or download your copy at www.mygulfport.us and click the Senior Center link. Like us on Facebook at “Gulfport Senior Center and Foundation.” Help our page grow and get daily valuable information!
The Gulfport Senior Center Pantry is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 – 3 p.m. You must be over 50 and a Gulfport resident. Pre-qualification is also needed before use of the pantry. Please bring your Gulfport Picture I.D., a utility bill and proof of income. For more information, please see Rachel at the Center or call 893-1231.
Do you know someone who lives alone and could use a friendly check in call? Volunteers for the Reassurance Telephone Program call Gulfport seniors every Monday through Saturday between 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. To sign up for this program, please visit the Gulfport Senior Center and bring valid I.D.
First Friday Flea Market at the Senior Center will be held on December 6th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. You never know what kind of treasures you will find.
Coping with the Holiday Blues – Victoria Moore, LCSW will be at the Senior Center to provide you with coping skills to make this time of the year more enjoyable on Monday, December 9th at 2:30 pm.
Movie Day at the Snack Bar – Tuesday, December 8th at 11:00 am. Watch a FREE movie and get a great deal on lunch for $3.00!
Puzzle Pages – Friday, December 13th, 11:00 am. Learn how to play Sudoku, Binairo and so much more! Prizes provided. From the Puzzle Pages!
Holiday Dinner and Show – Wednesday, December 18th. The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay are providing a prime rib holiday dinner at 12:00 pm at the Senior Center (Tickets - $7.00 each). At 1:30 pm, immediately following dinner, we will have the 2013 Joe Koehler Christmas Show “Christmas in The Town Square” presented by Dave O’Brien and Cookie McPhee in the Catherine Hickman Theater (Tickets - $5.00 each).
This is your Center!: Sign up today to enjoy all the classes and events offered at the Gulfport Senior Center. Ask Rachel to give you a tour! Pick up a copy of the December schedule at the Senior Center or online at www.gulfportseniorfoundation.org. The Senior Center currently offers 55 monthly classes for residents over 50 to choose from. Membership required. Senior Center registration is easy and free.
G.E.M.S. Gulfport Extended Mobility Service: Affordable transportation for Gulfport residents 55 and over as well as disabled under 55. $65 annual membership. $2 per ride and your ride to the Senior Center is FREE!. Go to the mall, grocery store, doctor’s appointments and more. Call 727-893-2242. New Schedule Available.
NEW FITNESS CENTER SCHEDULE: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday: 8:00 am – 4:00 p.m., Annual sign up for the Fitness Center is an affordable $25 a year or $40 a couple. Stop by the Senior Center and take a tour of our state of the art fitness facility.
Snack Bar: Bring a friend to the Senior Center and enjoy a light breakfast for only $2.50 or lunch for only $3. In a hurry? Order a boxed lunch-to-go by calling 893-2259. Great food! Great prices!
Diabetic: on Mondays at 9:30am
Caregivers: Every Wed. at 12:30pm
Hearing Loss:1st & 3rd Mondays at 2:00 pm
Visual: 2nd & 4th Mondays at 2 pm
Grief/Loss Support Group, 2nd Monday at 5:30 pm