Did You Know:
Dec. 4th, 1674: The first dwelling, in what is now Chicago, was built by Father Jacques Marquette as a mission.
Dec. 3rd, 1775: Raising of the first official American flag took place on the Delaware River, aboard the Alfred, the flagship of Commodore Esek Hopkins.
Dec. 24th, 1783: General Washington resigned his commision as Commander In Chief of the Continenal Army.
Dec. 16th, 1811: One of the greatest earthquakes in history occured. It was centered in New Madrid, Mo., and it changed the topography of a 30,000-sq.-mi. area. Tremors were felt over a region ten times as great. The quake raised and lowered parts of the Mississippi Valley region by as much as 15 ft. It changed the course of the Mississippi River, causing it to flow back-ward and thereby create 'Reelfoot Lake' in northwest Tennessee.
Dec. 19th, 1949: The NFL championship was won by the Philadelphia Eagles, who defeated the Chicago Cardinals 7 to 0.
"How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?" - Dr. Suess
*** 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.
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
Carroll County Senior Services
306 N Main ST.
MT. Carroll, IL. 61053
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM