The Activities Department provides opportunities to participate in higher education classes, exercise programs, hobbies, low-cost health and wellness services and other social events. At any point during the day, there are numerous activities taking place at the Olympia and Virgil Clarkson Lacey Senior Center. It is our goal to offer programs, services and social opportunities that nurture the notion to celebrate life, stay social engaged, and nourish the mind, body and soul. The Senior Centers are places to foster friendship, wellbeing, community and lead of more meaningful life. We invite you to join us. If we don’t have what you are looking for, please contact us! Some of our best ideas come from YOU.
For people primarily aged 55 and older! Many of our programs are services are open to the public and others are for members only.
Membership offers year-long access to dozens of fitness, education and hobby classes. Discounts are often available to special events and activities, too. Learn more about the different Membership Levels that's right for you! We don't believe anyone should be excluded from participating in Senior Center activities so no one is ever turned away! Financial aid is available for folks suffering from financial hardship. Apply for Membership today!
Services for Businesses
Sponsorship opportunities available for many events organized by the Activities Program such as our evening bingos, rummage sales and special events. For more information, please contact Jolene Black at 360.586.6181, ext. 110 or email.
Services for Job Seekers
Get involved and have fun, too! Volunteer positions are usually needed in the following areas.
Receptionist: At either the Olympia or Lacey Senior Center, answering inquiries, routing incoming calls, taking messages, recording membership registrations and renewals, filing and other clerical tasks.
Special Events: Assisting with various tasks, including setup and cleanup of event spaces, decorating, admissions, cash-handling, serving food and drinks, concessions, etc.
Hospitality: Preparing and serving coffee, handling snacks and keeping area clean in the Coffee Cafe to make guests feel welcome.
Academic, Personal Growth, Arts & Technology (PAT) Classes, Senior Center Activities: Life is about continuing to learn, expand our horizon and enjoy the quest for knowledge. Our special quarterly academic and life enriching programs are designed to do just that! Classes are offered at the Olympia and Lacey Senior Centers and are open to adults aged 17 or older. Dates and prices are listed in the catalog.
Speaker Series: Special talks from authors, travelers, legends, historians - all sorts of individuals who wish to impart their knowledge, wisdom and experience about a specific topic. The talks are FREE and open to the PUBLIC! If you would like to bring a talk or presentation to Senior Services at either Center, we'd love to hear from you! View and download your flyer and feel free to post around the community!
Center Newsletters: Each month, we bring you upcoming activities, special events and important matters of the day! Pick your newsletter up at the Olympia or Lacey Senior Center or simply view and print them from home...