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The Joseph Cipolla Senior Activity Center offers programs and activities for residents of Paramus, 62 years of age and older.  Here at the Center we have a wide range of recreation, fitness, leisure and entertainment opportunities. Daily activities include yoga, zumba, line dancing, meditation, Coloring and Conversation, Art classes, mahjong, billiards, bingo, cards, Healthy Bones, movies, bocce, trips, and club meetings.  A number of special events are offered throughout the year.

The Borough of Paramus is proud to sponsor three senior citizen clubs (information on each club is written below) for its residents. All three clubs have access and meet at the Joseph Cipolla Senior Activity Center, located at 93 North Farview Avenue, in Paramus. Additionally, there is a Picnic Area on the rear ground that is utilized for a variety of events.

SENIOR CITIZENS #1 CLUB

This club holds meetings on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at the Joseph Cipolla Senior Activity Center, located at 93 Farview Avenue, in Paramus. There is a social hour that starts at 11:00 am where coffee and cake is provided. The meeting begins at 12 noon with a short business meeting followed by a guest speaker of interest to seniors or live entertainment when available. We have terrific day trips and occasionally overnight trips. There is a picnic in July and a holiday party in December. Our installation of officers is held in March at Season’s in Washington Township. We welcome all new members!

All Paramus Residents are welcome to join. For information regarding membership, please call Barbara Brennan 201-845-9310

 

AARP CHAPTER #38384

This Chapter of the AARP was started in 1985 and meets at the Joseph Cipolla Senior Activity Center, located at 93 North Farview Avenue, in Paramus on the second Thursday of the month from September through June. Our meetings begin at 1:00 pm and everyone is welcome. Refreshments are served at the meetings and we normally have a guest speaker. Our activities include presenting scholarships to graduates who are contemplating a career in nursing or medical profession, collecting box top coupons for the schools and manufacturer’s coupons for the families of the military serving our country overseas.

If you care to help us in our undertaking please call Margaret Sortino 201-265-2305. We are always looking for new members!

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SENIOR PIONEERS OF PARAMUS

Looking for an afternoon out of the house! Come join us on the first and third Thursday of each month at 1:00 pm for some socializing, a cup of coffee and dessert. We meet at the Joseph Cipolla Senior Activity Center, located at 93 North Farview Avenue, in Paramus.We are a social gathering club for all seniors residing in Paramus. The club provides you with access to good fellowship, entertainment, trips and the latest senior updates from around Bergen County, as well as, professional speakers.

For information regarding membership, please call Manny Sotell, at 201-845-7113.

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FAQs

The Center is open Monday through Friday.

There is no fee to join the Center. It is paid for with your tax money.

The senior bus provides service door to door for food shopping and for club meetings. On Tuesdays the seniors are brought to the Center for bingo after shopping, and then home after bingo is over. The bus number is 201-649-0738 or 201-265-2100 x3150

For information regarding the Healthy Bones program, please call the Board of Health Department at 201-265-2100 x2300

The Center has a S.A.L.T. (Seniors and Law Together Against Crime) committee. This committee meets monthly.

There is also an Advisory Board that reports to the Mayor.

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