Programs: Social & recreational programs: the center offers a variety of recreational and social programs and services for the 50+ population, who wish to remain active, make new friends, become productively involved in community affairs, or simply have some fun and expand horizons. Activities offered at the center include indoor bocce non-denominational bible study, 16 piece big band, bingo breakfast, birthday parties, special event parties, traditional bowling, party bridge, computer classes, defensive driving classes, insurance and legal counseling, lending library, pinochle, quilting, shuffleboard, tax assistance, trips, wii bowling, ballroom dancing, educational opportunities and delaware women's social club. The center also provides onsite referral for social services, as well as a counselor and psychotherapist, and hearing screenings. Partnerships with local universities and other organizations gives the center the ability to provide additional programs.
nutritional programs-the center daily offers a congregate lunch program and lunch bag meals as well as breakfast foods and coffee every morning. Ongoing nutritional screenings and educational programming are also available every week through our healthy life styles class. Additional classes include: "eat-better, move-more", national diabetes self-management, and healthy cooking classes. Partnerships with delaware food bank and ingleside senior services provide distribution of monthly senior food
physical fitness programs-the center offers a fully equipped fitness center with on-site fitness trainer. Group exercise classes to meet the needs of a diverse population including: chair yoga, low impact cardio, arthritis land exercise, dance exercise, belly dancing, stability ball & weights, strengh & conditioning, wii balance assessment & training classes. Additional programs focus on maintaining a healthy lifestyle including, free monthly blood pressure checks, yearly blood sugar, cholestero
Hello, Everyone. I am the REAL Betty Farkus. Jack Rumsfeld and I are pleased to announce that we are getting married and moving to Del Boca Vista, FL. We would like to thank the staff and members at Claymore Senior Center for the beautiful going away party! And a special thanks to Catherine T. and Joe_11. Without them, nobody would have ever heard of this wonderful website.
This is one of my first reviews on-line. I just wanted to thank the members and staff at Claymore Senior Center for making my experience there so enjoyable. It was suggested to me by a friend that I give Claymore a try and wasn't disappointed. With the recent loss of my wife, it has been hard to get back into things. Claymore has been a nice diversion for me...especially the Wii bowling on Thursdays. Thank you again!
The Direcor, Donna, is incompetent and lacks the education and experience to be in the posiiton she is in. She brings all her personal problems to work and is ALWAY on the phone regarding them. You cannot speak with her. She also seems "out of sorts" at times. Makes me wonder what problems there might be. I left, too much drama and gossip. The Board should replace her. The centers and seniors deserve better, and not a bunch of dysfunctional craziness from Donna.
This place has potential, but they need to replace the Director, Donna. I was a former member there, and got tired of the gossip, drama, and just plain crazy atmosphere that seems to come from the Director, Donna. It appeared to me, and this is my opinion, that she was more concerned with her personal affairs than with the Center. The staff is nice, but high turnover due to difficulty working with Donna. Hopefully, the Board will take notice and make some much needed changes. I am currently happy at Mid-County, but would return if they replaced the current Director.