South Philadelphia Older Adult Center - Senior Center in Philadelphia

General Information

Name
South Philadelphia Older Adult Center
Address
1430 East Passyunk Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Phone
(215) 685-1697
Contact Name
Email address
vintagefolks@spoac.org
Details
A community center for senior citizens that has been a refuge and beacon of information for neighborhood families since 1979. The center offers nutritional lunches, information (health, social and medical) and education from professionals’ in pharmacology, cardiology, visiting medical students, and numerous representatives of various fields to bring a better understanding of healthier choices for families and their senior members. For a small fee, members can dance, play bingo, pokeno, take day trips, play pool, cards and games. Improve your health with our exercise classes: Silver Sneakers, yoga, Zumba, tai chi, chair, Enhanced Fitness and line dancing. Take art lessons, music lessons, sing, join the glee club, watch current movies or just socialize. Explore dormant talents and create new ones. Create art in an environment of acceptance and encouragement. Make new friends and enjoy the old ones. Learn new things and discover a new you! It is never to late to grow and reinvent yourself. There is much to tell about SPOAC and what an asset it is, not only for seniors but for their families and the community as well. One picture is worth a thousand words, so enjoy the many pictures of the folks having a good day and become part of our family. See you at SPOAC.
Membership Information
Services
Art & Painting; Sketch club; Ceramics; In House Movies; Sewing; Musical Theater; Open Bocce; Pool Room; Card Room; T.L.C Group; Glee Club; Piano Lessons; Sing-a-Long; Italian Culture /Class; Bible Study; Line Dancing; Chair Exercises; Silver Sneakers; Tai Chi; Yoga; Zumba; Enhance Fitness; Pokeno; Day Trips; BINGO; Guest Speakers; Professional Health Education; Lunch
Age requirements
Operation Time
Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; Tues: 8:30 am - 10:00 pm