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Camden County Cultural and Heritage Commission
856-858-0040
S. Park Drive & Shady Lane
Haddon Township, NJ 08108
Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday
arts.camden.lib.nj.us.default.htm

Services:
Provides workshops for individual artist and art organizations, on-going art gallery. Musical Interludes, chamber music performances for homebound residents.

Camden County Department of Parks and Recreations
856-795-PARK
Park Boulevard & Whitman Avenue
PO Box 4210
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
www.camdencounty.com
 
Services:
Senior citizen bowling league, bus trips, golf lessons, concerts, senior citizens nights and senior awareness fairs. Call for more information.
Picnic Permits: County Parks have numerous picnic areas that can accommodate 50 to 100 people. Fee for each area.

Camden County Library System
M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch
203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
856 772-1636
www.camdencountylibrary.org

Services:
You are eligible for free membership if you live in a member community. If you are 65 years old or above and live in Camden County, but not a member community, a nonresident individual membership may be purchased for $20.

Branches:
Gloucester Township
Blackwood Rotary Library
856-228-0022
15 S. Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012
 
Haddon Township
William G. Rohrer Memorial Library
856-854-2752
15 MacArthur Boulevard
Westmont, NJ 08108
 
Winslow Township
South County Regional Branch
35 Coopers Folly Road
Atco, NJ 08004
856 753-2537
 
Bellmawr
Anthony P. Infanti Bellmawr Branch
35 East Browning Rd.
Bellmawr, NJ 08031
856 931-1400
 
Merchantville
Merchantville Public Library
130 South Centre Street
Merchantville, NJ 08109
856 665-3128

Camden
Nilsa I. Cruz-Perez Downtown Branch
300 North 4th Street
Camden, NJ 08102
856-225-6807
 
Camden
Riletta L. Cream – Ferry Avenue Branch Library
852 Ferry Avenue
Camden, NJ 08104
856-342-9789
 

Free Pass to State Parks:
Age: 65+ years of age and a New Jersey resident For applications, call the Camden County Division of Senior Services at 1-800-955-2446.

Golden Passports
United States National Parks
www.fs.fed.us/r9/shawnee/golden.htm
Golden Age Passport
A lifetime entrance pass to those national parks, monuments, historic sites, recreation areas and national wildlife refuges that are administered by the federal government which charges entrances fees. It is issued to citizens or permanent residents of the United State who are 62 or older. It sometimes may provides a 50% discount on federal use fees charges for facilities and services such as camping, boat launching, parking, etc. It permits the permit holder and any accompanying passengers in a single party, private, noncommercial vehicle. Where entry is not by private car, it admits the permit holder, spouse and children. The Golden Age Passport can be obtained at most federally operated recreation areas where it may be used for a fee of $10.00. It must be obtained in person and you must show proof of age.
Golden Access Passport
A lifetime entrance pass to those national parks, monuments, historic sites, recreation areas and national wildlife refuges that are administered by the federal government which charges entrances fees. It is issued to citizens or permanent residents of the United State who have been medically determined to be blind or permanently disabled. It sometimes may provides a 50% discount on federal use fees charges for facilities and services such as camping, boat launching, parking, etc. It permits the permit holder and any accompanying passengers in a single party, private, noncommercial vehicle. Where entry is not by private car, it admits the permit holder, spouse and children. The Golden Age Passport can be obtained at most federally operated recreation areas where it may be used. It must be obtained in person and you must show proof of being medically determined to be blind or permanently disabled.

Katz Community Center
1301 Springdale Road
856-424-4444 Ext. 226
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
 
Services:
Socialization, education, recreation, kosher congregate meal program, cultural program and trips, limited transportation.

Recreational Trips
856-456-1121
Senior Citizen United Community Services (SCUCS)
146 Black Horse Pike
Mt. Ephraim, NJ 08059-2035
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
http://scucs.org/

Services:
Offers a year-long calendar of recreational trips for seniors. Choose from day trips, overnight excursions and week-long vacations.

Respond, Inc.
856-541-8742
Community Elders Council
400 N. 9th Street, (Corner of Linden Street)
Camden, NJ 08102
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
 
Services:
Provides information and referral, advocacy, counseling, trips, health screening, nutrition site, outreach, recreation, arts and crafts, ceramic studio, bi-lingual staff intergenerational programming.

Senior Centers
Audubon Senior Center
856-547-1240
Oak & Oakland Avenues, Audubon, NJ 08106
 
Barrington Senior Center
856-547-1930
Trenton & Haines Avenue, Barrington, NJ 08007
 
Bellmawr Community Center
856-933-2631
Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ 08031
 
Berlin Township Senior Citizen Center
856-767-8118
Pine Avenue, Berlin Township, NJ 08091
 
Brooklawn Senior Center
856-742-8888
Lake Drive, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
 
Cherry Hill Senior Center
856-488-7800
820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill, NJ 080
 
Collingswood Senior Center
856-854-4440
30 W. Collings Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108
 
Gibbsboro Senior Center
856-346-3242
Route 561, Haddonfield Berlin Road, Gibbsboro, NJ 08026
 
Hider Lane Senior Center
856-228-4010
Hider Lane, Gloucester Township, NJ 08021 (extension 519)
 
The Mabel Kay House
856-354-8789
24 Walnut Street, Haddonfield, NJ 08033
 
Pine Hill Senior Center
856-783-7425
12th Avenue, Pine Hill, NJ 08021
 
Community Center
856-429-4703 620
Berlin Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043
 
Atco (Waterford Township) Senior Center
856-767-1584
474 E. Atlantic Avenue, Atco, NJ 08004
 
Edward "Bud" Duble Center
856-767-0645
Cooper Folly Road, Winslow Township, NJ 08095
 
Senior Opportunities Center
856-964-4388
East Camden OEO
538 Broadway
Camden, NJ 08103
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
 
Services:
Information and referral, odd jobs, recreation and hot lunches, Walk-ins welcomed. Also provides meals for shut-ins in Camden City. Also provides shopping trips and congregate feeding during the last 2 weeks of every month.

Office of Recreation
1-609-984-6654

New Jersey Department on Community Affairs
1-609-633-7119
101 S. Broad Street, CN 814
Trenton, NJ 08625
www.state.nj.us

Services:
Promotes and encourages the development and expansion of recreation for all New Jersey Citizens. Also develops and disseminates recreation-related material to agencies engaged in fostering recreation. Programs include handicapped person's recreational opportunities, athletics, certification for recreation, technical assistance to local and county recreation department and the Garden State Games Committee on the Disabled.

Walt Whitman Cultural Arts Center, Inc.
856-964-8300
2nd & Cooper Streets
Camden, NJ 08102
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday. Weekend events
www.waltwhitmancenter.org

Services:
Provides year round schedule of plays, concerts, poetry reading and exhibits. Some programs have no admission charge. Reduced rate for senior citizens for all paid activities.
 

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