The Cary Park District’s Kraus Senior Center, 441 W. Main Street, offers a wide variety of low-cost programs, events and trips for seniors. Senior Center hours are 8:30 am to 1:30 pm Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. For more information about the events and programs at the Senior Center call 847-639-8118. All programs take place at the Senior Center unless otherwise noted.
Celebrate summertime and enjoy a potluck followed by Birthday Bingo with cash awards and prizes on Friday, July 12 from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm at the Park District Community Center, 255 Briargate Road, Cary. All participants are asked to pre-register and bring a side dish to share. This is a free event. Participants are asked to pre-register at the Community Center. The deadline is July 2.
Pancake Breakfast and Safety Presentation
Enjoy a free pancake breakfast sponsored by the Cary Police Department on Friday, July 26 beginning at 10:00 am at the Park District Community Center, 255 Briargate Road, Cary. All participants are asked to pre-register at the Community Center.
Club meets on Thursday evenings in July (11, 18, 25) from 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Duplicate Bridge is played on 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Rubber Bridge is played on 2nd and 4th Thursdays
Thursdays in June (11, 18, and 25) from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lunch Out Group
Enjoy an afternoon of food and fellowship as the “Lunch Out Group” travels to Giani’s Café in Kildeer on Tuesday, July 30. Transportation departs from the Park District Community Center at 11:15 am and returns at approximately 2:30 pm. Meals are off the menu and self-pay. Transportation fee is $5 for residents and $6 for non-residents. Registration deadline is July 23 and refunds will not be issued after the deadline.
Every Tuesday in July (2, 9, 16, 23 and 30) from 10:00 – 11:00 am
Lift your spirits and raise your voice in song. No experience necessary, no tryouts, no pressure. Everyone is welcome to participate as this program is designed for fun and socializing.
Thursday, July 11 from 10:00 – 11:00 am
The group will meets the second Thursday of each month. This month the group will be discussing “The Friday Night Knitting Club,” by Kate Jacobs
Thursday, July18 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
No experience is necessary; learn as you go. Bring a snack.
Mah Jongg Club
Tuesdays in July 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Second Thursday of the month, July 11 at 11:00 am
Fourth Thursday of the month, July 25 at 10:00 am
Bingo is offered Friday, July 12 and 19 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Meets on Friday, July 19 from 10:00 – 11:00 am
Meets the fourth Wednesday of the month (July 24) from 10:00 – 11:00 am. This free program offers support to those with memory concerns and their caregivers. Activities and refreshments are provided.
Meets on Wednesdays, July 3, 10, 17, and 24 from 10-11:00 am