Senior Center

Welcome to the Ehrnfelt Senior Center

 

NOTE: The Senior Center is closed as of Jan. 22 due to a potential COVID exposure. It will reopen Feb. 1. Weekday lunches will NOT be available during the closure. Also, the Crossroads Cafe will NOT serve breakfasts during this time. 

Masks are required in the Senior Center. At this time, you must be a member to attend. As you enter, your temperature will be taken and you'll be asked screening questions. Social distancing and other safety  measures are in place inside the facility. 
New hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Memberships will be extended six months due to the closure. Programs and activities are being phased back in this fall.
Breakfast is now available Monday through Friday from 8 -10 a.m. Enter through the Rec Center for breakfast.
Starting Oct. 1, carrryout lunches will be available. Call (440) 580-3268 to order and pre-pay. 


We offer a wide variety of programs and activities for adults 50 and older. Stop by the front desk, 18100 Royalton Rd., or call (440) 580-3275 for information about joining the Senior Center.


Hours

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Lunches

Hot lunches for carryout arre available Monday through Friday at the Senior Center beginning Oct. 1, 2020. Order by noon the day before by calling (440) 580-3268  and pick up between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. You can order multiple days' meals at the same time.   Click here for the January menu. NOTE: NO LUNCHES WILL BE SERVED JAN. 22 THROUGH JAN. 31 WHILE THE SENIOR CENTER IS CLOSED.
           Click here for the February menu. 


Activities

Please click here for the January 2021 activities calendar NOTE: NO ACTIVITIES WILL TAKE PLACE JAN. 22 THROUGH JAN. 31 WHILE THE SENIOR CENTER IS CLOSED.
Please click here for the February 2021 activities calendar
 

Strongsville Low Vision Support Group

January 26, 2021
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Meeting by telephone conference
Topic: Library Services and Low Vision
 
We will have a panel presentation featuring Michelle Makkos from the Ohio Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled and Donna Meyers from the Strongsville Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library.  They will share information about the wide range of materials and services available to community members with low vision, blindness, and other disabilities.  We will be discussing options such as ordering by phone or online, home delivery of library materials, large print books, audio books, free audio book players and devices, downloadable audio books, audio described DVDs, and participation in book discussion groups.   Our panelists will explain how to apply for materials and services through each of their agencies. 
 
To join the call:
Dial (701) 802-5235
Enter the following access code when prompted:  6529635
 
If you are unable to enter the numbers due to low vision, please call the Senior Center so that we can arrange to call you and merge you into the call.

Program Brochure

Click here for the October - December, 2020 program brochure
Click here for the January - March 2021 Recreation Center program brochure 

 

2020 Special Hours/Closings

 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 CLOSED New Year’s Day
Saturday, April 11, 2020 8:00am-5:00pm Day before Easter
Sunday, April 12, 2020 CLOSED Easter
Monday, May 25, 2020 CLOSED Memorial Day
Saturday, July 4, 2020 CLOSED Independence Day
Monday, September 7, 2020 CLOSED Labor Day
Thursday, November 26, 2020 CLOSED Thanksgiving
Thursday, December 24, 2020 9 a.m. 1:pm Christmas Eve
Friday, December 25, 2020 CLOSED Christmas
Friday, January 1, 2021 CLOSED New Year’s Day
 













 

Membership


Become a Silver Mustang! Cost is $20 a year for Strongsville residents or $30 a year for a resident couple. For non-residents, cost is $45 a year for an individual or $60 a year for a couple. Must be 50 or older.
Silver Mustang members receive the Silver Pen newsletter mailed monthly, free lunch the month of your birthday, invitations to the corn roast and cookie party, special member rates, priority member registration, discount admission coupons and three free daily recreation passes. Click here for a printable membership application. 
 

Residential Lock Box Program

 

The Strongsville Fire Department participates in a voluntary lock box program that allows emergency responders to access your house if you can't get to the door. Once you purchase a lock box, firefighters will help you mount it, set a code and gather your pertinent information to keep on file with the city's 911 dispatch center. For more information, click here