Senior Citizen Programs and Activities

The Township provides a wide variety of Senior Citizen Activities, Clubs and Special Events.  Special trips and events are also planned throughout the year for our Senior Citizen Community.  Transportation is provided free of charge for most Senior Programs.  For a full listing of events please contact the Recreation office at (973) 284-4966.

Special Events

  • May Day Lunch - May 1, 2016
  • Senior Citizen Picnic - September 29, 2016

Senior Aerobics 2.jpg Senior Citizen Activities

Aerobics

Tuesdays and Thursday - 10:15am to 11:15am
September - June
Parks and Recreation Bldg., 44 Park Ave. (transportation available)

BINGO

Wednesdays - 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm                                       
Nutley Senior Citizen & Recreation Center (transportation available)

Essex County Aerobic Exercise Program

Wednesdays - 9:30am
Parks and Recreation Bldg., 44 Park Ave.
To registration and more information: (973) 735-6228

Project Healthy Bones

Thursdays - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
September - June
Parks and Recreation Bldg., 44 Park Ave.

Self Help Program

Tai Chi, Qigong, Yoga, Stress Technique & Meditation

Mondays - 10:00am to 11:00am
September - June
Parks and Recreation Bldg., 44 Park Ave. (transportation available)

Senior Art Program

Mondays - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Parks and Recreation Bldg., 44 Park Ave.

Senior Nutrition Program

Monday thru Friday - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Annex Building, 65 Bloomfield Ave. (transportation available)
You must call at least 1 day prior to attend.
Please call Chrill Care at (973) 744-8103 ext. 244 for reservation

Senior Citizen Clubs

Golden Age Club

For women every Tuesday - 12:30pm
September - June
Nutley Senior Citizen & Recreation Center (transportation available)

Senior Service Club

For men & women every Friday - 12:30pm
September - June
Nutley Senior Citizen & Recreation Center (transportation available)

Old Guard Club

For men every Friday - 9:00am
Nutley Senior Citizen & Recreation Center

For Information concerning programs, please contact Linda Hamilton Senior Citizen Coordinator at 973-284-4966.

Transportation

A bus service providing transportation services to senior citizens. Bus stops at designated street corners throughout town and brings seniors to Shoprite, other stores on Franklin Avenue and other areas of interest within town.

  • Kohls / Costco / Target Transportation
    Every other Wednesday a bus transports seniors from both Senior Citizen residences to these shopping areas.
  • Special Young Adults Transportation
    A handicapped bus transports SYA students from their homes to the facility on Franklin Avenue.
  • West Essex Rehabilitation Center Transportation
    Transportation provided to disabled residents in town to the Rehabilitation Center in Montclair.
  • Nutrition Lunch Transportation
    Bus service provided to those senior citizens who attend the county sponsored Nutrition lunch at 65 Bloomfield Avenue.