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Senior Recreation Calendar

The Camden County Board of Freeholders host and sponsor a variety of community activities throughout the year. We offer concerts, educational and recreation opportunities, Just for Seniors!

Free Billiards Day

Camden County Board of Freeholders in conjunction with Playdrome Bowling and Entertainment Centers presents:

A FREE day of billiards for Camden County seniors on Thursday, April 30th from noon to 2pm. Playdrome Staff will be on hand to help with instructions and any questions you might have.

Your day will include:
•    Complimentary coffee and doughnuts
•    Instructional coaching for 1st timers
•    A complimentary all beef hot dog, bag of chips and a soft-drink

Slots for this event are limited. Please RSVP by calling (856) 858-2986 or by e-mail, tcastellano@camdencounty.com.

Playdrome Bowling and Entertainment Center
1536 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Spring Fling Senior Dance

The Camden County Board of Freeholders presents: “A Spring Fling Senior Dance” on April 22nd at the Bellmawr Ballroom, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Join us for light refreshments, LIVE music and an evening of fun. To register, please call Michael at 856-216-2170. No alcoholic beverages permitted.

Bellmawr Ballroom
29 Lewis Avenue (next to the Bellmawr Municipal Bldg.)
Bellmawr, NJ 08031

PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE BEFORE 6:15 pm as NO ADMITTANCE WILL BE PERMITTED PRIOR DUE TO HALL SET-UP *

Chair Yoga

This class is designed to bring yoga to your day and is suitable for all experience levels. Classes are one hour long - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the respective towns.

To register for Cherry Hill classes, please call
(856) 488-7868 or by e-mail, recreation@chtownship.com

To register for Gloucester Township classes, contact Diane Jones by phone,
(856) 435-5734 or e-mail, recdept@glotwp.com

Cherry Hill Municipal Bldg
820 Mercer Street (2nd Fl. Council Chambers),
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

  • MARCH 25TH: 1-2 PM
  • APRIL 8TH & 22ND: 1-2 PM
  • MAY 6TH & 20TH: 1-2 PM

Gloucester Twp. Rec. Center,
80 Broad Acres Drive (next to Cherrywood
development), Blackwood, NJ 08012

  • MARCH 25TH: 3-4 PM
  • APRIL 8TH & 22ND: 3-4 PM
  • MAY 6TH & 20TH: 3-4 PM

Free Open House at Cherry Hill Health and Racquet Club

Free open house for Camden County seniors age 55 and older on Wednesday, April 22nd from 10AM to 12:30PM. These programs will keep your body moving and put a smile on your face! Remember, exercise does your body good!

Timeline Of Activities

  • 10:00am-10:30am Meet And Greet, Waivers & Tour The Club
  • 10:30am-11:00am Zumba Gold (karate Studio) - Max 18 People
  • 10:30am-11:30am Pickleball - Max 16 People
  • 11:00am-12:00pm Qi Gong* - Max 20 People Or Silver Sneakers - Max 15 People
  • 10:30am-12:00pm Tennis Drills - Max 12 People
  • 12:00pm-12:30pm-closing - Light Snacks And Refreshments - Q & A

For more information and to register, please contact Tom Castellano by
e-mail, tcastellano@camdencounty.com or by calling (856) 858-2986

Cherry Hill Health & Racquet Club
1820 Old Cuthbert Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Tai Chi Classes

Come as you are and use some of your time to maintain your health and revitalize your body’s systems. Tai chi develops a union connecting body, mind and spirit - in essence it’s a whole body tune-up. Chairs are available and the class can be taken standing, sitting or a combination of both.

Classes are held at the Wayne R. Bryant Community Center, 323 Charleston Avenue, Lawnside, NJ 08045.

Classes an on a first come, first served basis. Please register by calling Tom Castellano at (856) 858-2986 or email tcastellano@camdencounty.com.

Classes:

APRIL
Tuesdays @ 1:30 pm
4/21 and 4/28

MAY
Tuesdays @ 1:30 pm
5/5, 5/12 and 5/19

JUNE
Tuesdays @ 1:30 pm
6/9 and 6/16

Meditation Classes

Free classes for Camden County seniors 55 and older.

Classes are 1 hour long - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm in their respective towns.

Class sizes are limited and are on a 1st come, 1st served basis - register early!

Wednesday, April 1st, 15th & 29th • 1pm in Cherry Hill • 3pm in Gloucester Twp.
Wednesday, May 13th & 27th • 1pm in Cherry Hill • 3pm in Gloucester Twp.

To register for Cherry Hill classes contact (856) 488-7868 and/or recreation@chtownship.com

To register for Gloucester Twp. classes contact Diane Jones, (856) 435-5734 and/or recdept@glotwp.com

Venues:

Cherry Hill Municipal Building (2nd Floor Council Chambers),
820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

Gloucester Twp. Recreation Center, 80 Broad Acres Drive
(next to the Cherrywood Development) Blackwood, NJ 08012

Free Arts and Crafts Classes

Jubilation Creations®, Inc., is a Non-Profit organization that is dedicated to
bringing the "joy of creativity without limits" to the senior citizen community of
Camden County. For 4 sessions this spring, the Board of Freeholders will sponsor
classes with Jubilation Creations.

Starting on March 19th, you will spend one hour making a different project that
you will finish and take home. Class times are 11:30 am to 12:30 pm and will
begin promptly! By creating these special items, you will bring your creative spirit
to light so come and enjoy yourself with us!

Below is the schedule of each class date, and the project that will be made on that
day. Please note that the project listed for that day will be the only project done
on that day. Everyone attending that class will make the same craft item, but you
will be able to pick the craft supplies you want to use for your project.
As seating is limited and is on a first come, first served basis, please RSVP by
calling 856-858-7844.

3/19: HARDWARE JEWELRY: Take a big metal washer, some acrylic paints and glue-on embellishments, satin cord and a few beads...and you have yourself a great looking necklace to wear home or to give as a gift.

03/26: RECYCLED PEN EARRINGS: The ultimate fun in recycled jewelry! We’ll take an
inch or two of cut-up Bic pen barrels and show you how to paint and decorate them with
wire and beads! Make a stunning pair of earrings or a single pendant necklace.

04/16: EMBELLISHED BASKET: We’ll give you a small, plain basket, some paint, ribbon and glue-ons and you’ll turn it into a lovely jewelry or key-keeper that will fit on even thesmallest of table tops!

04/23: DECORATED FLOWER POT: Take an ordinary flower pot and decorate it to your
heart’s content! We’ll throw in the dirt and your choice of a plant cutting as well! The
perfect project to help you realize that Spring will soon be on it’s way.

Free Line Dancing

Life is a dance and you can learn as you go. These classes will keep your body moving and put a smile on your face! So let's dance and have fun with your feet, one step at a time!

Class sizes are limited and are on a first come, first serve basis. Please register by calling Tom Castellano at (856) 858-2986 or by e-mail tcastellano@camdencounty.com.

Dates and locations:

  • Mar 4 Pine Hill 10:30-11:30
  • Mar 6 Audubon 11:00-Noon
  • Mar 13 Northgate 11:00-12:00
  • Mar 18 Northgate 11:00-12:00
  • Mar 20 W. Bryant 11:15-12:15
  • Mar 25 Pine Hill 10:30-11:30
  • Mar 27 Audubon 11:00-Noon
  • Apr 1 W. Bryant 11:15-12:15
  • Apr 10 Audubon 11:00-Noon
  • Apr 15 Pine Hill 10:30-11:30
  • Apr 17 W. Bryant 11:15-12:15
  • Apr 22 Blackwood 12:30-1:30
  • Apr 24 Northgate 11:00-12:00
  • Apr 29 Pine Hill 10:30-11:30
  • May 1 Blackwood 12:30-1:30
  • May 6 W. Bryant 11:15-12:15

Audubon Park Community Center
John Kerfoot Building
20 Road C
Audubon Park, NJ 08106

Northgate 2
500 North 7th St.
Camden, NJ 08102

Pine Hill Senior Center
131 East 12th Avenue
Pine Hill, NJ 08021

Senior Day Center
Michael DiPiero Building
512 Lakeland Road, Blackwood, NJ 08102

Wayne Bryant Community Center
323 E. Charleston Avenue
Lawnside, NJ 08045

Free Senior Citizen Legal Workshops at the County Store

The Camden County Surrogate and the Freeholder Board’s Division of Senior & Disabled Services will hold a series of free legal workshops for senior and disabled residents throughout the month. The sessions will be held at the Camden County Store, located on the second level of the mall at Voorhees Town Center, Somerdale and Burnt Mill Roads, Voorhees.

Those who attend the session will have the opportunity to receive legal advice on a Last Will and Testament, an Advance Directive for Health Care also called a Living Will and a Power of Attorney. Anyone interested in attending one of the sessions must call the County Store at (856) 566-2920 to save their spot.

Participants are required to be Camden County residents aged 60 and over. Disabled citizens must be aged 18 and over and residents of Camden County.  Workshops are limited to 35 participants per session and pre-registration is required.  To register, please call (856) 566-2920.

Those attending this workshop receive, at no cost, a Last Will and Testament, an Advance Directive for Health Care (Living Will) and Power of Attorney. No other topics will be addressed by these workshops.

For more information about this program and about the other services provided by Camden County, please call the Division of Senior & Disabled Services at 877-222-3737 or the Surrogate’s Office at (856) 225-7282.


All activities are FREE of charge unless otherwise noted.
For more information on joining your local senior club call 856-858-2986.

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