Senior Membership

Parks and Recreation

Kentwood Senior Membership
Join the fun! Become a member of the Kentwood Senior Enrichment Program today!  With this 12 month membership you will receive a member gift, our biannual Kentwood Parks and Recreation Department Program Brochure, our Lamplighter Express senior newsletter, access to senior clubs, sunshine cards, special event discounts, up to date travel information, and volunteer information and opportunities. The membership runs from July 1 to June 30. Ages 85 and older are FREE! (Must still register).

 Membership Type  Activity#  Cost
 Mailed newsletter  504430A  $12/year
 E-mailed newsletter  504430B  $10/year


Cost: Kentwood Senior Membership (see above) plus $.50 drop-in fee per visit
The Kentwood Senior Program has a variety of clubs that meet weekly at the Kentwood Activities Center. Check out any club for two free visits before joining! You must be a member to participate in a club, including our knit and crochet club.

Club  Day  Time
 Euchre  Mon  1:00-3:00pm
 Men's Chess & Checkers  Wed  9:00-11:00am
 Knit & Crochet  Wed  9:00-11:00am
 Pinochle  Thu  1:00-4:00pm
 Bridge  Fri  12:30-3:30pm

Attend the quarterly advisory council meeting to share concerns, ideas, and ask questions. Seniors will be informed of upcoming events, news, and encouraged to offer their input. Donuts and coffee are provided. All senior members are welcome to attend.

Cost: $.25 donation per card
Celebrate birthdays and anniversaries with us each month with a social and friendly bingo, free coffee and birthday cake, and the chance to win household groceries. Get 4 free bingo cards during your birthday and anniversary month!

The Kentwood Seniors celebrate several holidays and events throughout the year. Price varies per event.

  • February: Valentine’s Day Breakfast (+ Bingo)
  • March: Volunteer Appreciation Lunch
  • June: Mother’s and Father’s Day Breakfast (+Bingo)
  • August: Magnificent Member Breakfast (+ Bingo)
  • November: Veteran’s Heroes Breakfast (+ Bingo)
  • November: Thanksgiving Feast Lunch
  • December: Christmas Holiday Lunch

 The Kentwood Parks and Recreation Department’s Senior Enrichment Program offers a wide range of programs for persons age 50 and better including classes, clubs, health/fitness, arts, services, senior meals, special events, sports, travel and volunteer opportunities.