Kingsport Senior Center - Senior Center in Kingsport

General Information

Name
Kingsport Senior Center
Address
1200 E. Center Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
Phone
(423) 392-8400
Contact Name
Shirley Buchanan
Email address
Buchanans@ci.kingsport.tn.us
Details
The Kingsport Senior Center facility is owned by the City of Kingsport and managed through the Leisure Services Department. This organization has been serving area mature adults since 1960. It is located in a beautifully restored historic school building on Center Street near downtown Kingsport. Mission Statement: The Kingsport Senior Center is a community resource dedicated to enriching quality of life for area seniors. Value Statement: The Center values advocacy of senior issues, promotes stimulating educational opportunities, and encourages community involvement and volunteerism
Membership Information
It's easy to become a member, you need to be 50 years or older, complete an application form and, with the annual membership fee, your participation can begin. City of Kingsport $15.00, Sullivan County $35.00, All Other Counties $60.00. Reduced rates may be available depending upon your financial situation.. Our membership year coincides with City of Kingsport's fiscal year, which is from July 1 - June 30. Membership fees are due July 1 and cannot be pro-rated
Services
Arts and Crafts; Computer Classes; Dance Classes; Exercise Classes; Trips, Social Events And Special Events; Transportation; Volunteer Opportunities; Wellness Seminars and Fair; Financial Seminars; Shopping trips to regional cities; Lunch excursions to regional restaurants; Day trips to Barter theatre; Overnight trips to tourist destinations; Live entertainment; Blood pressure checks; Sports tournaments: horseshoes, shuffleboard, table tennis, volleyball, billiards, bowling; Cooking classes; Income Tax Assistance; Annual Art and Crafts show; Upholstery; Picnics, tailgate parties and potluck dinners; Canoeing excursions; Annual Dance Exhibition; Member flea market and trunksale; Omega Challenge tournament; Abs & Back Exercise; Aerobics; Exercise For Every Body; Strength Training; Tai-Chi; Yoga; Line Dance; Ballroom Dance; Clogging; Belly Dance; Lap Swim; Nutrition Program
Age requirements
50+ years
Operation Time
Mon - Fri: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm; Sat: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm