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Chelsea Senior Center In the News


Hard-working Chelsea Senior Center’s Year-in-Review, April 8

Chelsea Senior Center Introduces the ‘Ann Van’, April 6


Chelsea State Bank helps Chelsea Senior Center with loan, May 12

Chelsea Senior Center continues to be a local community lifeline, May 4

Chelsea Senior Center update, March 17

Chelsea Senior Center seeks Lyft and Uber drivers, January 15

Feb. 22: Chelsea Festival of Tables to benefit Chelsea Senior Center, January 13


Chelsea Senior Center celebrates the holidays, December 25

Beach Middle School 6th graders Generations Interview project, December 10

Chelsea Senior Center celebrates the holidays (with slideshow), December 25

Thanksgiving at the Chelsea Senior Center (with slideshow), November 28

Chelsea Meals on Wheels Looking for Volunteers, November 25

Chelsea Kiwanis to hear from representatives of Right Homes, November 11

Chelsea Kiwanis to hear from Bill O’Reilly of the Chelsea Senior Center, November 2

ROAM agreement expands senior transportation options, October 4

More than 1200 Attend Chelsea Spring EXPO, April 14

Chelsea Senior Center and Faith in Action welcome new executive directors, March 24

Chelsea Senior Center gives annual report to City Council, March 21

Chelsea Senior Center Festival of Tables with slideshow, March 3

Festival of Tables with preview on Feb. 22, January 18

UMRC Foundation awards grants to non-profits serving local older adults, January 8


Generations Interview: 6th-graders interview Chelsea seniors, December 5

Chelsea Senior Center hosts annual Thanksgiving lunch, November 22

Chelsea Senior Center wins Vital Senior awards, November 15

Support Chelsea Senior Center transportation project with your vote, October 5

Transportation for rural older adults is life-changing, September 20

Chelsea Senior Center Vies for Vital Seniors Grant, September 14

Chelsea Senior Center 1 of 10 Finalists in Vital Senior Competition, September 1

Chelsea Senior Center Welcomes You To Fantastical Chelsea,  May 16

Spring warmth welcomes visitors to chelsea expo with slideshowApril 16

12 Years and Counting: Chelsea Spring Expo April 14, March 29

Chelsea Community Preschool Students Read Seed (with slideshow), March 26

Chelsea Meals on Wheels ‘the big winner’ during 7th annual Chelsea Festival of Tables, February 27

Chelsea Senior Center receives grant for integenerational garden, February 7

Meals on Wheels currently serves 60 Chelsea clients, February 5

Meet Tracey Dalton, who prepares hunderds of meals in Chelsea Senior Center kitchen, February 2

C.A.A.D.Y. Corner Quilters efforts donated to local organizations (with slideshow), February 1

Chelsea High School art students paint mural inside WSEC lobby, January 26 


Giving thanks for a special Thanksgiving, December 3

Thanksgiving at the Chelsea Senior Center, November 23

In photos: Thanksgiving at the Chelsea Senior Center, November 23

Thrivent Financial funds Chelsea Senior Center WAVE bus passes, November 22

Chelsea Senior Center receives $1,000 mini grant to support Meals on Wheels, August 31

Memorial Art Piece Dedicated at Intergenerational Garden, August 9

We appreciate our community partners. Thank you St. Louis Center for supporting our Meals on Wheels program.

Chelsea has new WAVE bus stop at the Washington Education Center, June 21

Check out the fun activities we have going on at the Center!  (Video produced and created by Hometown Media (

Chelsea Senior Center receives 2016 Small Business Leadership award

We are very proud to be the recipient of the Small Business Leadership award from the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce. Thank you to our Board of Directors, volunteers, staff, community partners and our GREAT seniors who helped make this possible.



Intergenerational garden inspires care feeding healthy food ages, 6/30/16

Chelsea senior center’s first euchre tournament popular activity many card players,  6/28/16

Chelsea Spring Expo marks 10th anniversary, 4/18/16

Pickelball popular sport at Chelsea Senior Center, 4/13/16

April 25: Chelsea Senior Center Travel Open House, 4/12/16

Chelsea Kiwanis and Senior Center team up on a shoe collection drive, 4/7/16

Marcia White sworn in as new Chelsea City Council member, 4/6/16

Chelsea Spring Expo Celebrates 10th Anniversary, April 2016

Elsie Hochrein celebrates 106 birthday at Chelsea Senior Center, 3/22/16

Lima Township Board adopts new operational budget, 3/16/16

Table decor takes the cake at Festival of Tables, 3/2/16

Are you interested in a summer intersnhip at the WSEC Intergenerational Garden?, 2/23/16

Gardening an activity for all ages at the senior center, 2/22/16

The Best of Chelsea, 1/17/16

Free Bus Service Helps Local Seniors Access an Affordable Lunch and Socialization, January 2016


CSC Celebrates Christmas Lunch, 12/24/15

CSC Celebrates Thanksgiving, 11/26/15

Nov. 20: Chelsea Senior Center Thanksgiving celebration, 11/12/15

In photos: Chelsea Senior Center and library host USO dance, 10/15/15

Chelsea Senior Center awarded $1700 grant, 9/3/15

Chelsea vfw post 4076 sells main street building moves meetings to chelsea senior center, 8/13/15

Chelsea Senior Center Awarded Mini-Grant for W.A.V.E. Bus Passes and Emergency Kits, August 2015

Rural Partners of Michigan Awards Grant to Chelsea Senior Center and WAVE Bus, May 2015

Rural Partners of Michigan awards 800 grant to chelsea senior center and wave bus, 5/19/15

Fun events planned at the Chelsea Senior Center, 3/25/15

Enhance Fitness Designed for People of All Ability Levels, March 2015

New Grass Lake Senior Center Will Respond to Community Needs, February 2015

Chelsea Senior Center assists in establishment of new Grass Lake Senior Center, 02/21/16

Trinh Pifer gives presentation to the Chelsea City Council about the Chelsea Senior Center, 2/18/16

Check out these Chelsea Senior Center March events, 2/28/15

Chelsea Festival of Tables Event is the Perfect Valentine’s Day Treat, January 2015

Feb. 14: Chelsea Senior Center’s Festival of Tables, 1/11/16


Chelsea Community Senior Services Helps Hundreds in Chelsea, October 2014

Parntership Between Chelsea Senior Center and Wave Bus Wins Mini-Grant from Washtenaw County Consortium on Aging, August 2014

United Way of Washtenaw County Supports Local Agency in Receiving Michigan Benefits Access Capacity-Building Mini-Grant, July 2014

Chelsea Senior Center Receives Matching Grant to Help Seniors Age In Place, January 2014