Senior Center

Senior Center Entrance

The Monroeville Senior Citizen Center, built in 1980, has become the hub of activity for Monroeville and Pitcairn seniors. The center provides daily activities, services, and programs for adults 50 years of age and older. The center also serves as an informational bureau for seniors often referring them to other agencies. The senior center is owned by the Municipality of Monroeville and operated by the Monroeville Council of Senior Citizens, incorporated under an agreement with the municipality. The center has over 5,000 members. On average the center has approximately 6,000 visits per month with an average of 72,000 visits per year.

Programs & Offerings

The center offers a variety of weekly and monthly activities including:

  • Social clubs
  • Fitness clubs
  • Wii bowling league
  • Shuffleboard leagues
  • Card groups
  • Mah Jongg group
  • Dominos group
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Arts craft clubs
  • Monthly craft classes
  • Monthly bingo and luncheon
  • Movies days
  • Instructional classes
  • Computer classes
  • Trips and tours
  • Monthly special events

Services also offered to seniors include health services, health screenings, counseling services, income tax assistance and drivers training classes. Free bus transportation is offered to Monroeville and Pitcairn seniors for regularly scheduled club meetings, special events, and shopping trips.

Fitness Center Photo

The center also has a fitness center, which open Monday through Thursday 8 am to 8 pm and Fridays, 8 am to 4:30 pm. The facility features a great line of senior friendly cardio and strength training equipment including:

  • Precor treadmills
  • Precor AMT total body cross trainers
  • Expresso virtual reality recumbent bikes
  • Precor upright bikes
  • Scifit recumbent stepper
  • Precor recumbent elliptical
  • Rowing machine
  • Star Trac Human sport strength training system
  • Variety of precor strength training equipment pieces

The use of this room is free to all Monroeville/Pitcairn residents 65 years of age or older. Membership packages are available adults 50 to 64 years and nonresident's ages 60 plus.

The center offers a variety of health and fitness programs. The center is certified site for both Silver Sneakers and Silver&Fit. Classes are offered daily, which include:

  • Silver Sneakers CLASSIC
  • Silver Sneakers CIRCUIT
  • Silver Sneakers YOGA
  • Silver Sneakers Stability
  • Silver Sneaker Boom Muscle
  • Mind, and Move classes
  • Silver&Fit Experience

The center also offers:

  • Total fitness aerobic
  • Interval training classes
  • Yoga
  • Line dancing
  • Balance classes
  • Strength training classes
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • Step Aerobics
  • Core Fit
  • Pilates
  • Tai Chi
  • Monthly fitness clinics
  • Nutrition talk
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Personal training.