Welcome to The Mizell Senior Center
Special Thanks to Our
2014 Stars Among Us Presenting Sponsor
Mizell Senior Center has been serving the greater Palm Springs area for nearly 40 years, and is the community focal point on healthy and active aging. This is a place where Active Seniors come together for service and activity which enhances dignity, supports independence, and encourages involvement in and with the community. Take a look at our new video that highlights our expanded Meals On Wheels Service:
Programs support individuals in all phases of the aging process and promote healthy aging, wellness, and community participation. The mission of the Mizell Senior Center is to enhance the lives and welfare of adults who live in or visit our community. Programs and services at Mizell Senior Center are designed to meet the needs of low income seniors and to provide opportunities to combat loneliness, isolation, and maintain active productive lives. Loneliness, isolation, and depression know no economic boundaries. We have over 50,000 visits each year from individuals taking part in our activities and programs.
Mizell Senior Center publishes a Weekly e-Newsletter that is distributed to our members and supporters. The Newsletter contains a wealth of information about upcoming programs and activities at Mizell along with our weekly nutrition program menu. All of our Business Partners are listed in the Newsletter along with links to their websites so you can easily find out information on products and services that are important to you. If you would like to sign-up to receive our e-Newsletter, click the subscribe button on the right side of this website.
Hot lunches are served daily. We have a new lunch program. If you are over 60 years old and would like to participate, ask to complete the Enrollment Form. We are requesting a $3.00 donation to help maintain the high quality of our Meals. If you are under age 60 or do not wish to participate in the program, the meal cost is $4.00. Lunches are served Monday through Friday, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM except for major holidays. Click here for our current menu: October 2014 Menu
Get Balanced Classes – Now Twice Weekly at Mizell
Help Prevent a Devastating Fall
Do you find it difficult to stand for a long period of time? Is your balance less than it used to be? Do you tire easily by performing a simple task? Then join us for our one hour intensive balance and coordination class taught by Dr. Marc Eisman, D.C. and Stephen Matthews, D.C. This class uses specialized equipment and methods based on evidence based programs that are globally recognized. Get Balanced Classes now meet Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00AM to 10:00AM. the Get Balanced Classes are a part of our comprehensive exercise and our overall Fall Prevention programming. The cost for each class is only $3.00 for members and $6.00 for non-members. Be prepared to have fun, be challenged and Get Balanced. A devastating fall could rob you of your retirement years and your independence. Our fall prevention programs are partially funded by a generous grant from the Auen Foundation. Learn how to remain active and independent. For information, call 760-323-5689.
Vibe at The Viceroy
Our First FUNdraisng Event of the Season
Get your Vibe on at the Historic Viceroy Hotel with our first FUNdraising event of the Season on Wednesday, October 22 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM with Vibe at the Viceroy. Enjoy this elegant event outside in the Presidio Courtyard against the beautiful backdrop of Mt. San Jacinto with passed Hors d’Ouevres by Citrons talented culinary team, music by the Derrick Lewis Trio, and cocktails as you learn about the Mizell Senior Center Stars Club Annual Giving Program. Do you have what it takes to be a Star? This select group makes a commitment to support Mizell Senior Center programs and services through an annual pledge. You will learn how your support is critical to our continued expansion of vital programs and services, including our Nutrition Programs and Meals on Wheels. In addition, you will enjoy your evening at the historic Viceroy Hotel which is the epitome of Palm Springs elegance. For ticket information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are $25.00, but we will be asking for your additional support. Special thanks to our sponsors including The Viceroy Hotel, Senior Helpers, Garcia Insurance, Vaso Bello Celebrations, and Momentous.
Bingo Mondays at Mizell
The Hottest Bingo Game In Town – Win Prizes and Cash!!
Monday at Mizell Senior Center is the place to be if you love playing Bingo. Card sales begin at Noon with the Early Bird Game at 12:50PM. Mizell Bingo features 10 regular Bingo games along with special games that include Triple Bingo, Double Action, Odd Coverall, and Even Coverall. Games continue until 4:00PM. You can win great prizes and even cash in our games! So, grab your favorite dauber and put on your Bingo Shoes and get on over to Mizell for our Monday Bingo. It’s also a great way to stay cool during the hot summer months. Cost is $7.00 for a set of 10 sheets (6 Bingo Cards per sheet) and $12.00 for a set of 10 sheets for non-members.