Senior Centers, Programs & Meal Sites

By Friends & Neighbors September 15, 2015 16:48

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Amador County


Amador Senior Center 229 New York Ranch Rd., 8:30am-4pm Mon.-Fri. Provides services, classes and activities for older adults, call for activities calendar or newsletter, (209) 223-0442.

Common Ground Senior Services 229 New York Ranch Rd., 9am-4pm Mon.-Thurs., 9am-3pm Fri. Information, help and transportation for Amador and Calaveras County residents ages 60-plus. Meal sites in Ione, Jackson, Plymouth; also provides Meals on Wheels, (209) 223-3015,

Calaveras County


Mountain Ranch Youth Alliance & Resource Center 7869 Whiskey Slide Rd., 8am-4pm each Thursday in Sept., Tues.-Thurs. schedule starting in Oct. First and third Thurs. 9-11am food distribution, 11-am-12:30pm lunch, $3 suggested donation. Free WiFi, lending library, (209) 754-4073,


Calaveras Senior Citizens Club Meets at Murphys Senior Center, 65 Mitchler Ave., ages 50-plus, noon-2:30pm second and fourth Fri. (weather permitting), lunch and bingo, bring lunch one week, potluck item next week, (209) 736-1417.

Murphys Senior Center 65 Mitchler Ave., 9am-3pm Mon.-Thurs. Exercise class, speakers, games. Free lunch Tues., call to reserve. Thrift store open 10am-4pm Tues.-Sat., (209) 728-1672,


Calaveras Senior Center 956 Mountain Ranch Rd. 9am-2pm Mon.-Fri. (closed holidays). Lunch 11am-1pm, $6 donation, $5 for soup and salad, $4 salad only, $3 soup only, coffee 50 cents, all ages welcome. Grief support, bingo, card games, more, (209) 754-3967,

Common Ground Senior Services 130 E. St. Charles St., 8:30-4pm Mon.-Thurs., 8:30am-2pm Fri. Information, help and transportation for Calaveras County residents ages 60-plus. Meal sites in Burson, Valley Springs; also provides Meals on Wheels, (209) 498-2246,

San Andreas Community Covenant Church 261 Treat Ave., free meal 4:30-6pm Wed., open to all. Church’s Family Room, 5-6pm Wed., library, TV, Wi-Fi, clothes closet, more, (209) 754-3881,

Tuolumne County


The Little House 11699 Merrell Road, operated by Southside Community Connections; meal site for Sierra Senior Providers. Classes, meetings, games, support groups, resources, social services, transportation and fee-based home services. Noon lunch Thurs.* Call (209) 962-7303 by 9pm Wed. to reserve a meal. Online,


Jamestown Community Hall 18250 Main St., meal site for Sierra Senior Providers.  Noon lunch Mon., Wed.* Call (209) 533-2622 to reserve a meal.


Senior Center 540 Greenley Rd., operated by Sierra Senior Providers. 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri. (except holidays), noon lunch daily except Tuesdays.* Center hosts exercise classes, card games, bingo and other entertainment; hub for essential senior services and Meals on Wheels. Thrift store open 10am-1:30pm Mon.-Fri., (209) 533-2622,

Sonora Senior Lounge 125 N. Washington St., within Sonora Fire Museum. 9am-3pm Wed., 9am-1pm Thurs.-Fri., free Spanish and dance classes Wed., live music (jam session) 10am Thurs. and Fri., (209) 532-7890.


Upcountry Senior Center Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 21476 Pine Lake Drive. Exercise classes 11am-noon Tues. and Thurs., bring-your-own lunch noon Thurs., (209) 586-3616,

*Cost for Sierra Senior Provider meals is $4.50 for 60-plus (suggested donation), $6 if under 60. 

Updated Sept. 20, 2017


By Friends & Neighbors September 15, 2015 16:48
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