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Center 50+, the Salem Senior Center, first opened its doors in 1976 on nearby Erixon Drive.  In October 2008 a new 30,000 square foot building on Portland Road opened.  Center 50+ offers a variety of classes, activities, programs, and trips offered to adults of 50 years of age and older.  Come see what we have to offer.

2615 Portland Road NE, Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6303

  
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TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY
SOUTHERN CHARM
April 18-24, 2015
Book now and save $100 per person
For more information contact:
Margery Hoffman
Center 50+
503-588-6303
04/18-24/2015Flyer 
TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY
ISLANDS OF NEW ENGLAND
September 18-25, 2015
Book now and save $100 per person
For more information contact:
Margery Hoffman
Center 50+
503-588-6303
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BUSH PARK HARVEST WALK
Bush Park Harvest Walk
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
10:00 a.m.
Meet at the bottom of the Derby Track.
Cider and donuts provided
FREE - RSVP 503-588-6303
10/01/2014 
THE SAVVY CAREGIVER
The Savvy Caregiver: for Family Caregivers
This is a five-session workshop that offers real help to families caring for loved ones with dimentia.
Tuesdays
October 7, 14, 21, 28 & November 4
10 a.m.-Noon
FREE
Center 50+
2615 Portland Rd NE, Salem, OR
To register, call Evelyn Ostermann at 503-588-6303.
Class size is limited and registration is required.
10/07/2014-11/04/2014Flyer 
MOVIE AND POPCORN
New Release Movie Day
"Belle"
Starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Matthew Goode
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
1:15 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
10/08/2014 
HARVEST PARTY
Harvest Party
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Center 50+ Lobby
Join us for cider, treats, music, prizes, and fall craft time.
FREE - RSVP 503-588-6303
10/08/2014Flyer 
ALBUQUERQUE BALLOON FIESTA
ALBUQUERQUE BALLOON FIESTA
October 10-15, 2014
Join the annual extravaganza of hot air ballooning to experience what has grown into one of the most photographed events in the world.

Trip highlights include: Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta,Old Town
Albuquerque, Route 66,National Museum of Nuclear Science and History, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Santa Fe, Santa Fe School of Cooking

Sponsored by Center 50+
For more information on travel opportunity, contact Margery Hoffman at 503-588-6303.
10/10-15/2014Flyer 
DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM
Driver Safety Program
Sponsored by AARP
October 13 & 16, 2014
1 p.m.
Center 50+
2615 Portland RD NE, Salem, OR
Call 503-588-6303 to register.
10/13-16/2014 
OCTOBER BIRTHDAY PARTY!
October Birthday Party!
Friday, October 17, 2014
Cake is served following lunch
Are you celebrating a birthday in October?  Join us and receive a special birthday gift.
10/17/2014 
FAMILY CAREGIVER SEMINAR: UNDERSTANDING ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
UNTANGLING LEGAL ISSUES
Presented by Kathryn Belcher, Attorney
This seminar will examine Guardianships, Conservatorships, Power of Attorney, Estate Planning, Medicaid, and more to protect you and those you love.

Monday, October 20, 2014
2 p.m.-4 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+, Respite Room
Please register at Center 50+ Reception Desk or call 503-588-6303.
This educational seminar is for unpaid family caregivers caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia.
Sponsored by Pacific Living Centers, Visiting Angels and First Call In Home Care
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WHAT IS MEDICAID?
What is Medicaid?
Presented by Attorney Kathy Belcher
Monday, October 20, 2014
2 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
10/20/2014 
MOVIE AND POPCORN
Classic Movie Day
"Life With Father"
Starring William Powell, Irene Dunne, and Elizabeth Taylor
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
!:15 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
10/22/1014 
HAPPY HOUR & BOOK SIGNING
Happy Hour & Book Signing
Local author Mark Geiger, writer of "The Trinity Effect"
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
5:15 p.m.
Center 50+
Come meet the author, enjoy a beverage and small plate meal.
FREE - RSVP 503-588-6303
10/22/2014Flyer 
TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY
FROM THE OUTBACK TO THE GLACIERS
with optional 3-Night Fiji Post Tour Extension
October 22-November 11, 2015
Book now and save $400 per person
For information contact:
Margery Hoffman
Center 50+
503-588-6303
10/22-11/11/2015Flyer 
EVERYTHING HARVEST BAKE-OFF
Everything Harvest Bake-Off
Bring your favorite FALL dish to be judged.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Judging at NOON in the Center 50+ Lobby
Categories include Desserts, Hot dishes and Cold dishes.
Sign up at the Center 50+ Desk or send an email to Connect50plus@cityofsalem.net
For more information, call 503-588-6303
10/23/2014Flyer 
LIVING SUCCESSFULLY WITH DIABETES
Living Successfully with Diabetes
Presented by Marquis At Home/Home Health
Friday, October 24, 2014
10 a.m.
FREE
Center 50+ - Lecture Hall
10/24/2014 
HAPPY HOUR LECTURE
Happy Hour Lecture: Planning Your Retirement
Presented by: Financial Freedom
Wednesday
October 29, 2014
5 p.m.
FREE
RSVP - 503-588-6303
Enjoy a beverage and snacks
10/29/2014Flyer 
BINGO & HALLOWEEN PARTY
Bingo & Halloween Party
Thursday, October 30, 2014
1 p.m.
Center 50+
Cost - Starts at $5.50  (Cash Prizes)
Bring a canned food item for more chances to win a door prize.
Refreshments provided.
Sponsored by Atrio Health Plans
10/30/2014Flyer 
HEART & HANDS HOLIDAY ART & CRAFT FAIR
Heart & Hands Holiday Art & Craft Fair
Saturday, November 8, 2014
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
and
Sunday, November 9, 2014
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
FREE admission
All handmade/handcrafted items to meet your holiday needs.
Raffle
Center 50+
2615 Portland Rd NE, Salem, OR
For more information, contact Phyllis at 503-516-1652 or pinokeeo@gmail.com
11/08-09/2014Flyer 
TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY
CHRISTMAS ON THE DANUBE
featuring a 6-night Danube River Cruise
December 3-11, 2015
Book now and save $200 per person
For more information contact:
Margery Hoffman
Center 50+
503-588-6303
12/03-11/2015Flyer 
LEAVENWORTH BAVARIAN VILLAGE
LEAVENWORTH BAVARIAN VILLAGE
Leavenworth, WA
December 14-16, 2014
Cost - TBA
This event includes transportation, lodging at the Enzian Inn, two buffet breakfasts, catered German buffet dinner, concert and a sleigh ride.
For more information, contact Marge Hoffman, Trip Coordinator at 503-588-6303.
12/14/2014Flyer 
CHRISTMAS REVELS
CHRISTMAS REVELS
Music of the 16th-17th century England and the continent with singers and actors.  The Revels Renaissance Band and the Portland Brass Quintet will perform.
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Cost: $79 (includes transportation, driver gratuity and admission)
Matinee performance in Portland
Depart Center 50+ at 11:30 a.m.-Return to Center 50+ at 4:30 p.m.
For more information, contact Marge Hoffman at 503-588-6303.
12/21/2014Flyer 
LUNCH AT THE CENTER
LUNCH AT THE CENTER
Monday-Friday
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
$5 per person
Center 50+
2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem, OR 97301
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