Senior Center

Carroll County Senior Services

Seniors are Our Business

A Non-Profit Service Organization

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Happy Easter Everyone...

Did You Know:

Apr. 2nd, 1513: Juan Ponce de Leo'n discovered Florida, claiming it for the king of Spain.

Apr. 28th, 1758: James Monroe, the fifth president of the United States, was born in Monroe's Creek, Va.

Apr. 30th, 1789: George Washington, Federalist of Virginia, was inaugurated president of the United States.

Apr. 27th, 1813: British forces surrendered York, Canada, now Toronto, to Americans commanded by Brig. Gen. Zebulon M. Pike, who was killed in the battle.

Apr. 22nd, 1889: The great Oklahoma land rush began at noon on this day. The federal government, pressured by cattlemen, opened for settlement 1,900,000 acres in central Oklahoma bought from the Creek and Seminole tribes. Thousands of settlers raced in after a pistol shot signaled the opening. Many Oklahomans had already made illegal entry to stake claims to the best land. In fact, by 10 A.M. of the opening day, Guthrie, the designated central city for the new territory, had swelled with settlers seeking plots in the new territorial capital.

April Quotations:

"And Spring arose on the garden fair,
Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;
And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast
rose from the dreams of its wintry rest."
- Percy Bysshe Shelley, The Sensitive Plant

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*** 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

 

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 1:00 PM