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Senior Activities

Throughout the year the North Charleston Recreation Department offer various senior programs at Jeanene Batten Community Center, Gethsemani Community Center, Thomas Evans Community Center and occasionally other facilities. For up to date and detailed information, please contact each center directly.

Jeanene Batten Community Center Gethsemani Community Center  Thomas Evans Community Center
3742 Dorchester Rd. 2449 Beacon St. 7801 Dorchester Rd.
(843) 308-4731 (843) 308-4733 (843) 760-4289

DATE SPECIFIC PROGRAMS

Make It and Take It
(Jeanene Batten Community Center)

Seniors will work on making Harvest Wreaths.
October 5,6 and 7th at 12:30pm.
Location: Jeanene Batten Community Center, 3742 Dorchester Road
To register or for more information contact Lacretta Murphy 843-308-4731

GAME DAY
(Jeanene Batten Community Center

Seniors will participate in the price is right game. Come on down and press your luck!
Thursday, October 13th, 2022 at 12:30pm
Location: Jeanene Batten Community Center, 3742 Dorchester Road
To register or for more information contact Lacretta Murphy 843-308-4731

ONGOING PROGRAMS

ADULT ATHLETIC PROGRAMS 
Adults 50+ are invited to participate in our Adult Athletic Programs. Please check out the Adult Sports Page, or more information!

BINGO
(Jeanene Batten Community Center)

Join us for prizes and fun time at BINGO at one of our Centers.

  • October 4,11,18,25 starting at 12:30pm! BINGO takes place at Jeanene Batten Community Center, 3742 Dorchester Road
    For more information please contact Lacretta Murphy (843) 308-4731

CRAFT DAYS
(Gethsemani Community Center)

Seniors can drop by on Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays between 10:00am – 2:00pm for various craft activities. The activities and cost for each class will vary based off the craft project. Please contact Ms. Ida at (843) 308-4733 if you are interested in attending a craft day activity. Gethsemani Community Center is located at 2449 Beacon St.

CHAIR EXERCISE
(Thomas Evans Community Center)

Come and join other seniors working to keep their mind and body in shape. Chair exercise classes are held every Friday at 10:00am at Thomas Evans Community Center, 7801 Dorchester Rd.
For questions please call (843) 760-4289

MEN’S COFFEE CLUB
(Thomas Evans Community Center)

Come and join other gentlemen from the neighborhood for coffee and discussion about what’s happening in our community. Certain weeks include guest visitors from City Hall or other speakers that will share information about what’s happening in the City. Men’s Coffee Club takes place every Wednesday Morning starting at 9:00am at the Thomas Evans Community Center, 7801 Dorchester Rd.
For questions please call (843) 760-4289

MOVIE DAYS
(Gethsemani Community Center)

Come and join other seniors for a group movie viewing at Gethsemani Community Center. Movies will be played on the first and third Thursday of each month starting at 11:00am. For information on upcoming movie features please call, (843) 308-4733

PICKLEBALL
(Athletic Center & Northwoods Park)

Athletic Center • Monday – Thursday, 12:00 pm-3:00 pm – 5794 Casper Padgett Way
Northwoods Community Center • Monday, Wednesday from 9:30am – 12:00pm, Thursday from 9:00am – 11:30am and Fridays from 10:45am – 12:45pm.
Bring your paddle – additional balls available in the office.

SENIORCIZE
(Athletic Center)

Join us for fun and low aerobic exercise!
Athletic Center, 5794 Casper Padgett Way
Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30 am-11:00 am

WATER AEROBICS
(Aquatics Canter)

North Charleston Aquatic Center  • $5.00 – drop in fee
Pre-registration is encouraged
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 11:30am – 12:30pm
Saturday from 9:00 – 10:00am

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