ENFIELD SENIOR CENTER

Senior Center

As a focal point for aging services, the Enfield Senior Center provides social, educational, and recreational opportunities to enrich the mind, body and spirit of older adults in an open and accepting atmosphere. 

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Happy Thanksgiving!!

We will be CLOSED Thursday and Friday (11/24 &11/25) for the Holiday. See again on Monday!

Happy Thanksgiving


Face Mask Mandate No Longer in Effect

Effective Monday, February 7th 2022, the mask mandate for Enfield municipal buildings has been changed. Individuals are no longer required to wear face masks inside these buildings. It is highly recommended that those who are unvaccinated continue to wear masks. 


Digital Newsletter

December 2022 Newsletter <---- Click Here

November 2022 Newsletter <---- Click Here


Registration Form for Classes

Registration Form <---- Click Here

Craft Fair Flyer Dec 3, 2022



Torchlight Parade and Carol Sing

Sunday, December 4

6:00pm

Join Enfield’s five fire departments for their annual Torchlight Parade. This spectacular winter parade showcases vehicles of all sizes decorated and lighted to the max along with floats and the high school marching band. The parade kicks off at Enfield Street School at 6:00pm and ends at the Town Green.  Viewing can be seen from anywhere on Enfield Street and the street will be closed to traffic for the parade.

Sunday, December 4   

7:00pm

As the parade arrives at the town green, they will be ushered in by the Enfield Community Band playing all your holiday favorites. Enfield Culture and Arts Commission will kick off the second half of the evening with a reading from their own Poet Laurate. The Mayor will open the Carol Sing with welcoming remarks and the lighting of the Christmas tree. The combined school choruses will lead everyone in the Carol Sing. Santa will make a special appearance and People to People will be selling hot chocolate and cookies. Dress warm and come prepared to sing.


Dan Kane December 2022


Rocking Chair Readers

KITE is excited for the return of Rocking Chair Readers and we are requesting your assistance. This program was paused due to Covid restrictions, and we are happy to be in a place where we can bring it back. This 2Generational program brings together Enfield Seniors and our youngest citizens for weekly read-alouds. My mother-in-law was part of the initial roll out and it was the highlight of her week. She would actually stay beyond the hour to assist in the classroom, and it brought her as much joy as the littles.  

Currently we have 6 openings for Seniors to volunteer to read to the littles at the Stowe Early Learning Center. Hours are flexible, but require at least one hour per week. Interested individuals should complete the form attached and either take a picture and email to KITE’s Program Coordinator mzaug@enfield.org, or mail it to us at the Stowe Early Learning Center. Please print and share with your seniors, and/or email/share on social.  

Rocking Chair Readers Form <---- Click here to print out form


NCAAA Focal Point

The Enfield Senior Center has once again been designated by the North Central Area Agency on Aging, Inc. (NCAAA) as a focal point for 2022-2024. Being a Focal Point designee continues our commitment as a visible, recognizable place where community members can find information and gain access to a full range of aging services. 

focal point pic

Pictured:

Nancy Darrah, Program Coordinator

Todd Johnson, North Central Area Agency on Aging

Madden, Service Animal

Mary Keller, Senior Center Manager


CRT Congregate Meals

The Enfield Senior Center is pleased to announce the return of the CRT congregate meal program. Meals will be served daily Monday – Friday at noon when the Senior Center is open. This elderly nutrition program provides meals to persons 60 years of age or older and their spouses. All meals are served with milk, bread and margarine.  There is a suggested donation of $3.00 or whatever the person can afford. Persons interested in receiving their meals at the Enfield Senior Center should call 860-763-7428 the business day before to reserve a meal. For more information, contact the Enfield Senior Center Kitchen at 860-763-7428.

CRT Menu - November 2022 <---- Click Here

November 2022 - Special Lunches


CRT Menu - December 2022 <---- Click Here

December 2022 - Special Lunches


Elder Justice Flyer


Ask The...

The following services are available for a free 15-minute consultation between the hours of 10:00 to 11:45 am. Call the Senior Center at 860-763-7425 to schedule an appointment.

Ask the Realtor: December 7, 2022 

Legal Consultation: December 20, 2022 (general practice law firm)

Ask The CPA: December 21, 2022

Ask the Lawyer: November 30, 2022 (Elder Law Attorneys)

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Trips

Christmas Lights & Songs - CLOSED

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Enjoy a delicious lunch at the Student Prince German Restaurant in the heart of downtown Springfield, known for its fine food, service, and beautifully decorated for the holidays. Following Lunch spend time at MGM Springfield Casino and finish the day with a drive through Bright Nights at Forest Park; a pure magic light display with 250,000 lights!

Limit: 50 participants

Registration for the above Trip will begin on Friday, October 21 at 9:30am in the Computer Room.

    Registration will be held in the Computer Room.

    Registration is based on a first come, first serve basis.

    Each participant may register themselves and one companion only.

    Each participant must fill out and sign a completed trip registration form.

    Seating is limited. Incomplete registrations will not be held at the front desk.

    Payment for each person is due at the time of registration to secure your reservation.

    There will be NO assigned seating on the bus.

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PRIME FITNESS CENTER

Health and Wellness

PRIME Fitness Update

Workout times and capacity limits:

-    The Fitness Center will be open 

              Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:00am – 8:00pm.

              Tuesday & Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm.

-    No appointments will be necessary.

-    The Fitness Center is now taking new members. 

Please call 860-272-3554 to learn how to register as a new member.

The Enfield Senior Center reserves the right to make changes to the Fitness Center as Town, State, or Federal regulations require.


Online Health and Wellness

Silver Sneakers: www.facebook.com/silversneakers

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