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The Arlington Senior Citizens Center opened in the fall of 2003 to serve as a gathering place for Arlington's Senior Citizens. The building is a replica of Arlington's original railroad depot station from the late 1800's known as "Withe Depot". Seniors (ages 50 and over) meet at the center to enjoy each other's company in a variety of ways. Check out the monthly calendars below. Applications are available at the center, Town Hall or you can find it below.

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April Monthly Events

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May Monthly Events
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Discussion Groups
Join us for a variety of friendly discussion groups. We have Gentlemen's Coffee on Monday morning and Bible Study on Wednesday mornings. Once a month on Friday mornings we also have a women's group called SHARE. Please check the calendar for dates and times. 


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Balance and Strength, Beginning Aerobics, Easycise and Beginner's Tai Chi:

Our bodies were meant to move. Exercise not only helps us physically but it also helps us to stay sharp mentally and plays a critical role in promoting healthy aging and managing chronic illness. We offer exercise on Monday's, Tuesday's, Wednesday's and Friday's. Please check the calendar for more information.


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Sewing, Quilting, Knitting, Weaving & Coloring - All Crafts are Welcomed Here!
Bring your own project, work on the group project or simply enjoy chatting with this good-natured group of people every Tuesday beginning at 9:00 am!

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Healthy Living 101

It is important to stay up to date on topics that affect you in these ever-changing times. We offer FREE "Lunch and Learn" programs in health, safety, technology and art. Each month we have a new engaging and informative speaker. 
We have speakers from the Attorney General Office of the Tennessee Attorney General Public Protection Section, Department of Veterans Services, First Citizens National Bank, St. Francis Hospital, Baptist Hospital, Methodist Hospital and more! Please check our monthly calendar for the speakers and dates.

 

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MAGI (Mature Adults Getting Involved)
Singing, movies, and potluck lunches are all part of the fun things that this lively group participates in. Join us every Thursday beginning at 10:00 a.m. Bring a dish and enjoy a delicious meal!
 
GAMES
Games
Besides being fun, games engage the brain and can help prevent memory loss. We have cards, Dominos, board, Wii, and more! Join us Wednesday's and Thursday's beginning at 12:30 PM.

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Music & Dancing

Join us on Tuesdays beginning at 12:00 p.m.! We have a variety of entertaining musicians that volunteer their time with us. We also have Line Dancing on certain Tuesdays. Please check the calendar for more details!


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Monthly Book Club
Be inspired with this friendly group! It is a relaxed environment and we enjoy discussing a variety of genres. Our discussions are led by the wonderful Sam T. Wilson librarian, Molly Antoine. Books are available for check out through the Sam T. Wilson library. Please check our calendar for the date, time, and current book.


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Special Events
Check the calendar for our special events throughout the year! Past events have included: Valentines's Dance, TimeWarp and our December Gala Dinner. 

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