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"LIFE" Enjoy It!

Life Enjoy It!The mission of the Gaston County Senior Center is to respond to the ever-changing needs of senior citizens and their families; to affect in positive ways their quality of life; and to assist in maintaining their independence. 

The Gaston County Senior Center is located at 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Highway . The senior center is a very active senior center which provides programs and services that support the senior residents of Gaston County in their efforts to remain healthy, active and independent members of the community. We welcome you to tour the center and pick up a calendar of events and services offered by the center.

The 6200 square foot addition to the Citizens Resource Center has expanded the room for dances and large events. It also includes a, wellness room that includes weight equipment, a treadmill and recumbent bike, craft/multi-purpose room and computer room/library. With the new space comes new programs such as tai chi, yoga stretch and arthritis exercise classes, computer classes and special services such as legal aid and tax preparation.


Board of Commissioners Commends Seniors

On Tuesday, November 10th 2015, 21 seniors (age 50+) were commended by the Gaston County Board of Commissioners for their outstanding performance at North Carolina Senior Games State Finals, which were held September 21-October 15, 2015 in Raleigh, NC.