Seniors & Center 50+

An important part of staying healthy as you age is staying engaged physically and socially. The City of Salem along with concerned citizens, and the 501(c)3 nonprofit Friends of Center 50+, collaborated to create Center 50+ as a non-membership community center providing programs and services to adults age 50 and older. Other programs throughout the City provide help in specialized areas.

Salem Cooling Locations and Heat Prevention Tips

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory and excessive heat watch for the Salem area. The heat advisory remains in effect from 12 p.m. Friday to 12 p.m. Saturday. The excessive heat watch is in effect beginning 12 p.m. Saturday through Sunday evening. Read more to see available cooling locations.
What’s happening
Jun. 23
Tech Trek1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Salem Summer Solstice 5k/10k7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Minto-Brown Island Park
2200 Minto Island RD S
Salem OR 97302
Summer Solstice 5/10k Run and Walk7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Minto-Brown Island Park
2200 Minto Island RD S
Salem OR 97302
Jun. 24
Rediscovering Coloring2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.Heritage Room (2nd floor)
Salem Public Library
Lincoln Center on Screen: A Memorial Concert for Pete and Toshi Seeger2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library

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Center 50+
Monday 7:30 a.m–9:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Wednesday 7:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
2615 Portland RD NE
Salem OR 97301
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