Senior Center

Carroll County Senior Services

Seniors are Our Business

A Non-Profit Service Organization

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Beautiful Young People are Acts of Nature,
But Beautiful Old People are Works of Art...
 

 

How to know your growing old:
You look forward to a dull evening.
Your favorite part of the newspaper is : "50 Years Ago Today."
You sit in the rocking-chair and can't get it going.

 

Did You Know:

January 1662: The first Lime was produced in America by a Mr. Haklett of Providence, R.I.

January 31st, 1752: The first American-born nun in the Roman Catholic Church was Sister St. Martha Turpin, who celebrated the ceremony for Profession at the Ursuline Convent, in New Orleans, La.

January 30th, 1835: Pres. Andrew Jackson was attacked in the first attempt on the life of a U.S. President. Richard Lawrence fired twice while Jackson was attending the funeral of Rep. Warren Ransom Davis of South Carolina, but both shots misfired. Lawrence was later declared insane.

January 1st, 1955: Foreign aid to South Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos was begun by the U.S. Foreign Operations Administration. About $216,000,000 was spent in 1955.

 

January Quotations:

"January brings the snow, makes our feet and fingers glow."

-Sarah Coleridge

 

*** BINGO is always 1st and 3rd Tuesdays
*** YOGA is every Tuesday and Thursday at 4:00

The Carroll County Senior Center was established in May of 1998. We have 15 board members representing the Carroll County area. We are funded through Senior Real Estate Tax, NIAAA Grants, Donations by Organizations, Churches, Townships, Private Citizens, and also sales of Crafts and paper recycle.

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A Place where you can come for information, assistance, and Fun !!!!
Browse our Crafters Store
Browse our Book and Puzzle Selection
Play a Game of Pool
Run / Walk on our treadmill
Ride the stationary bike
Play Bingo
Game of Pool

 

 

 

Simple Fundraising

Do you want to donate to Carroll County Senior Services Organization but don't have the funds?  Do you already donate but want to give more?  Now you can donate easily and automatically at no cost to you.  Check out our Simple Fundraising page and see how.

 

 

We are located on the West Side of the Court house Square.

Carroll County Senior Services
306 N Main St.
Mt. Carroll, IL 61053

Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM