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Center Activities/Programs

Senior center activities and programs: A monthly calendar with scheduled events and lunch menus is available in print and by clicking on these links:

Come to the centers and enjoy afternoon movies, current event discussion, educational opportunities,  bingo and day trips. If you don’t see your favorite hobby, help us organize it. Activities include:

Craft Group: Every Wednesday morning at the Kathleen & Robert Lawther  Center (West) at 10 a.m. Every Tuesday morning at Senior Center East.

Fitness Opportunities: Including Sittersize, Jazzercise, walking at Lakewood Park and Great Northern and Tai Chi

Low Vision Support Group at Kathleen & Robert Lawther Center (West), 4th Friday each month at 10 a.m.

Sewing Group: Sew lap robes, tummy pillows for abdominal surgery patients and emergency room dolls for children to be donated to area nursing homes and hospitals. Join the ladies on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. at the Kathleen & Robert Lawther Center (West).

Lakewood Art League: Join your peers in a creative environment. The group meets the third Monday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Kathleen & Robert Lawther  Center (West). Educational speakers present at every meeting.

Knitting & Crocheting: Join your peers in a creative environment while working on your own knitting or crocheting project. Group meets Tuesdays at 10 a.m. at Center East.

Card Games: Poker

Day Trips: We offer a variety of day trips in the Greater Cleveland area including the Cleveland Orchestra and various museums.  There are also shopping opportunity trips to department stores and specialty shops.

Special Events: Hot dog cookouts, picnics in the park, holiday celebrations, day trips and lunch outings.

NOSCD Northeast Ohio Senior Citizens of the Deaf: The group meets every other Friday at the Kathleen & Robert Lawther Center (Senior Center West). Interpreter services available.

Lakewood Photographic Society: Meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. mid September through mid May at Lawther Center West for anyone interested in photography.

AARP Tax Preparation Clinics: Held January through April. By appointment only.

Intergenerational programs: 

  • The children of Lakewood Community Care Center join us at the Lawther Center for a monthly story hour.
  • Tea Party: Annual intergenerational tea party.

Call 216-521-1515 for more information.