Senior Programs

Senior Center Services
The Senior Community Center, inside the Washington Center, holds a variety of programs for adults ages 60 and older including Waupaca County Nutrition program. The Nutrition program is offered Monday through Friday.  Meals are also available for the home bound elderly.  All meals are on a donation basis and are served at 11:30 a.m.
A meal reservation is required one day in advanced by calling (920) 982-8522 before 11:30 a.m.
The Senior Center is a great resource for a variety of needs including:
  • Medicare
  • Homestead Credit
  • Tax Preparation
  • Fuel Assistance
  • Benefit Advocate
  • Health Screenings
Exercise and Health programs are available with pre-registration often required.  There is also a treadmill and exercise bike available for use during open hours.  Click here and turn to page 18 to see current offerings for Health and Fitness Programs for Seniors. You can register for these classes by coming to the Parks and Recreation Office at 215 N. Shawano St. New London, WI 54961 or by calling (920) 982-8521.  Registration is also available online by clicking this link.

Weekly Activities

Mondays 

PiYo Exercise Class

9:30-10:15 a.m. 

Must pre-register for 8 week session 

 

StrongWomen Exercise Class

 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Must pre-register for 8 week session

 Tuesdays

Bingo 

 12:30 p.m.

Weekly no registration required

 

Monthly   Birthday               

after Bingo 

Last Tuesday of the Month 

 Wednesdays

Sheephead 

12:30 p.m.  

Weekly no registration required

 

PiYo Exercise Class

9:30-10:15 a.m.

Must pre-register for 8 week session

 

StrongWomen Exercise Class

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Must pre-register for 8 week session

Thursdays

Dartball Games

Schedule to be announced

 

Fridays

StrongWomen Exercise Class

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Must pre-register for 8 week session

 

Foot clinic

Call for appointment   (920) 538-2974

2nd and 4th Friday of the month

 
                                          
                                                   Senior Health and Fitness Programs


StrongWomen
The StrongWomen program is a strength training program for middle-aged women and older.  Research shows that strength training will improve bone density, reduce falls, improve arthritis symptoms, increase flexibility as well as improve your  mood and attitude. 
Where: Washington Center Gym
When: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30-11:30 a.m.
November 6-December 14, 2015
Fee:  For the 16 class session
          Residents Over 60: $20.50
          Residents Under 60: $41.00  
          Non-Residents Over 60: $$28.00
          Non-Residents Under 60: $56.00
Register by calling the New London Parks and Recreation Office at (920) 982-8521 by registering online
       
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New London Transit Service
Local transportation is available through the Senior Van Program for individuals 60 and older as well as individuals of all ages with disabilities that live in the corporate city limits of New London as defined in our residential policy.  The van runs Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Donations are appreciated for this service.  Rides can be obtained by calling 982-8523 and must be scheduled 24 hours in advance.  The van is equipped with a wheelchair lift.


 United Way 
The New London Transit Service is partially funded by the United Way.