An Array of Activities

A variety of daily activities are provided to our patrons as scheduled on the calendar of events. Examples are shopping, exercise, education (a variety of subject areas of particular interest to seniors), entertainment, ceramics, health screenings, bingo, trips (local such as River Market, fishing, museums, art centers and longer such as to the Isle of Capri, New england tour and cruises), Bible studies, eating at local restaurants, various types of entertainment, dances (live bands), holiday celebrations. Activities and trips away from the center have a nominal fee to cover costs.

Wellness Programs

Available Throughout the Year

Wellness Programs

Available Throughout the Year


An 8 week class that addresses fall related issues, how to prevent falls and exercises to strengthen our entire body as we think about prevention. A very interactive and fun class that gives participants the opportunity to share and learn from others experiences.


A 6 week class designed to teach people with chronic illness a way to live with a disease and that is to work at overcoming the physical and emotional problems caused by the disease. The goal of the class is to achieve the greatest possible physical capability and pleasure from life. No miracles or cures, rather many tips and ideas to make your life easier.


A gentle slow moving exercise that promotes health and mental relaxation . It has many backward and forward movements in order to improve mobility, also movements which helps breathing. The Soon form that is taught here has a higher stance making it easier for senior adults who are seeking the health benefits of Tai-Chi.


Zumba Gold targets the largest growing segment of the population: Baby Boomers, it takes the Zumba formula and modifies the moves and pacing to suit the needs of the active older participants, as well as those just starting their journey to fit a healthy lifestyle.


Physical activity program designed for older adults which includes flexibility, balance, strength and endurance exercises.


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Some Additional Resources for Seniors

AARP -- Organization dedicated to the needs of people age 50 and over.

Alzheimers Arkansas  Nonprofit organization serving those affected by Alzheimers disease.

Arkansas Senior Olympics -- Information about Senior Olympics and other state games sponsored by the Senior Arkansas Sports Organization.

AR GetCare -- Statewide listing of aging adult services.

CareLink -- Nonprofit organization serving needs of seniors in Central Arkansas.

City of Jacksonville -- City of Jacksonville website.

City of Sherwood -- City of Sherwood website.

Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce  -- Information about Jacksonville, Arkansas.

Jacksonville Museum of Military History -- Museum of military history.

Little Rock Air Force Base  -- Information about Little Rock Air Force Base.

Medicare -- Federal Medicare website.

National Institute of Health -- Information on senior health issues.

Social Security Administration -- Website for the Social Security Administration.

U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs -- Home page for the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs.