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...

 

Did You Know:

September 30th, 1630: The first criminal executed in the American Colonies, John Billington, was hanged for murder. A member of the original Pilgrim band, he had waylaid and shot a man with whom he had quarreled.

September 28th, 1704: Seperation of couples by a minister was legalized by a statute passed in Maryland. A minister could seperate a man and woman if he disapproved of the woman. If the man did not obey, he was hauled to court and, if convicted, fined or whipped until blood began to flow.

September 25th, 1839: France became the first European nation to recognize the independence of Texas. The two states signed a commercial treaty.

September 4th, 1951: The first transcontinental television broadcast reported Pres. Truman's opening address to the delegates of the Japanese Peace Treaty Conference in San Francisco, Calif. The broadcast was carried by 94 stations.

 

September Quotations:

"The last rose of summer, Left blooming alone;
All her lovely companions Are faded and gone."
Thomas Moore

 

"By all these lovely tokens, September days are here,
With summer's best of weather, And autumn's best of cheer."
Helen Hunt Jackson

 

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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.

Bingo card
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 1:00 PM