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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:

Community Resource Guide

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.