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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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HOLIDAY CLOSURE
CENTER 50+ CLOSED
New Year's Day
Center 50+ will be closed on Thursday, January 1st for New Year's Day.
01/01/2015 
WRITING CLASS
WRITING CLASS
Want to write? Have things to say?
Whether it's fiction, non-fiction, or simply once upon a time...
This is the class for you to learn to write easily, clearly, and with panache.
Wednesdays
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
January 7-February 25, 2015
Cost - $60 (includes handouts)
Questions?  Call Ottillie Ruh 503-316-9687
01/07-02/25/2015 
DRIVER SAFTEY PROGRAM
Driver Safety Program
Sponsored by AARP
January 12 & 15, 2015
1 p.m.
Center 50+
2615 Portland RD NE, Salem, OR
Call 503-588-6303 to register.
01/12-15/2015 
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
09/18-25/2015Flyer 
TRAVEL FAIR
Travel Fair
"2015 Travel Opportunities"
Saturday, January 10, 2015
12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Center 50+
2615 Portland Rd NE, Salem
For more information, contact Marge Hoffman, Trip Coordinator - Mondays & Thursdays 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
1/10/2015 
HOLIDAY CLOSURE
CENTER 50+ CLOSED
Martin Luther King Holiday
Center 50+ will be closed on Monday, January 19th in observance of Martin Luther King Holiday.
1/19/2015 
HEART HEALTH
HEART HEALTH
Reviewing the Top Tips in Preventing Heart Disease
Presented by Marquis At Home / Home Health
Thursday, January 22, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Center 50+
Lunch Provided
1/22/2015Flyer 
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 
HOLIDAY HOURS
Center 50+ Holiday Hours:
November 11th - CLOSED
December 24th - 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
December 25th - CLOSED
December 26th - 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
December 27th - 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
December 31st - 8 a.m.-5p.m.
January 1st - ClOSED
January 19th - CLOSED
11/11-01/19/2015 
MOVIE & POPCORN
Movie & Popcorn
"Miracle on 34th Street"
Wednesday
November 26, 2014
1:15 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
Sponsored by ATRIO Health Plans
11/26/2014 
PRE-THANKSGIVING LUNCHEON
Pre-Thanksgiving Luncheon
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
11:30 a.m.
Cost - $5 - RSVP at 503-588-6303
Center 50+
11/26/2014 
HOLIDAY CLOSURE
CENTER 50+ CLOSED
Thanksgiving Holiday
Center 50+ will be closed Thursday November 27th-Sunday November 30th.
11/27-30/2014 
HEALTHNET SEMINAR
HealthNet Seminar
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
1:00 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
Sponsored by Ed Clark Insurance
12/02/2014 
DONUTS WITH DIRECTOR DAILY, FRIENDS BOARD AND SCAC MEMBERS
Donuts with Director Daily, Friends Board and SCAC Members
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
10 a.m.
Center 50+
FREE
12/02/2014 
SEASON OF HOPE TOUR OF WREATHS KICK-OFF/OPEN HOUSE
Season of Hope "Tour of Wreaths" Kick-Off/Open House
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Center 50+
FREE
12/03/2014 
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 
UNITED HEALTH PLAN SEMINAR
United Health Plan Seminar
Thursday, December 4, 2014
10:00 a.m.
FREE
Center 50+
12/04/2014 
WHAT IS MEDICAID? SEMINAR
What is Medicaid? SEMINAR
Thursday, December 4, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Center 50+
FREE
Sponsored by McGinty & Belcher and Kaiser Permanente
12/04/2014 
BINGO-FOOD DRIVE
BINGO - Food Drive
Thursday, December 4, 2014
1:15 p.m.
Center 50+
12/04/2014 
KAISER PERMANENTE SEMINAR
Kaiser Permanente Seminar
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
10:00 a.m.
FREE
Center 50+
12/09/2014 
MOVIE & POPCORN
Movie & Popcorn
"The Christmas Candle"
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
1:15 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
Sponsored by ATRIO Health Plan
12/10/2014 
3RD ANNUAL "ART AMONG FRIENDS" ART SHOW & SALE
3rd Annual "Art Among Friends" Art Show & Sale
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Center 50+
2615 Portland Rd NE, Salem
For more information, contact Evelyn Ostermann at 503-588-6303.
Sponsors include FIrst Call Home Health Care, Pacific Living Centers and Visiting Angels.
12/10/2014Flyer 
"THE BRICKS IN THE BAG"
"The Bricks In the Bag"
Presented by Dean Wallace
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
10 a.m.
Center 50+
FREE
12/10/2014 
PERSONAL ITEM DRIVE
PERSONAL ITEM DRIVE
Toothbrushes, deodorant, shampoo, etc...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Center 50+
Sponsored by Senior Choices NW
12/11/2014 
COOKIES & MUSIC IN THE LOBBY
Cookies & Music In the Lobby
Friday, December 12, 2014
1 p.m.
Center 50+
FREE
Sponsored by Senior Choices NW
12/12/2014 
TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY
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 
UNDERSTANDING ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: ANTICIPATORY GRIEF AND LOSS
Anticipatory Grief and Loss
Presented by Aimee Orr, RN and Transitions Program Coordinator and Vivian Wiserm MSW and Bereavement Counselor
Monday, December 15, 2014
2 p.m.-4 p.m.
Center 50+
2615 Portland Rd NE, Salem
FREE - Call 503-588-6303 to register
Sponsored by Among Friends Adult Day Respite and Time with Friends Programs with additional support from Northwest Senior & Disability Services.
12/15/2015 
MEDICARE 101 SEMINAR
Medicare 101 Seminar
Thursday, December 18, 2014
10:00 a.m.
FREE
Center 50+
Sponsored by Ed Clark Insurance
12/18/2014 
MEDADVANTAGE SEMINAR
MedAdvantage Seminar
Thursday, December 18, 2014
2:00 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
Sponsored by Ed Clark Insurance
12/18/2014 
DECEMBER BIRTHDAY PARTY
You're Invited to a Birthday Party!
WHO:  Everyone's invited, those with December birthdays receive special recognition and a special birthday gift.
WHEN: Friday, December 19, 2014
WHERE: Center 50+ Auditorium
TIME: Immediately following lunch around 12:30 p.m.
COST: Free
12/19/2014 
COOKIES AND MUSIC IN THE LOBBY
Cookies and Music In the Lobby
Friday, December 19, 2014
1 p.m.
Center 50+
FREE
Sponsored by Senior Choices NW
12/19/2014 
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 
HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
Holiday Luncheon
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Center 50+
FREE LUNCH - RSVP at 503-588-6303
Entertainment includes piano music during lunch and concert by McNary Jazz Band.
Sponsored by Senior Choices NW
12/24/2014Flyer 
MOVIE & POPCORN
Movie & Popcorn
"It's a Wonderful Life"
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
1:15 p.m.
FREE
Center 50+
Sponsored by ATRIO Health Plan
12/24/2014 
HOLIDAY CLOSURE
CENTER 50+ CLOSED
Christmas Day
Center 50+ will be closed on Thursday, December 25th for  Christmas Day.
12/25/2014 
DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM
Driver Safety Program
Sponsored by AARP
December 8 & 11, 2014
1 p.m.
Center 50+
2615 Portland RD NE, Salem, OR
Call 503-588-6303 to register.
12/8-11/2014 
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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