Parks & Rec Dept.

200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230

(614) 342-4250
(614) 342-4100 Fax

Hours of Operation
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-F

Senior Center

480 Rocky Fork Blvd., Gahanna, OH 43230
Active Senior Program Operating Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm

Important Dates

Open Houses

1pm-6pm - August 7, September 11

​Senior Swim Days
Join us in the morning before the pool opens! Attendees may anticipate a poolside potluck brunch and for those interested in getting wet, time in the pool and an instructor led aqua aerobics class.  Come have some fun in the sun with your friends! Free to Gahanna pool members ages 55+ and Senior Center members and $5 for non-members of either the pool or the senior center. 
Wednesdays, August 2 and 9, 9:30-11 am. 
Hunter's Ridge Pool, 340 Harrow Blvd. 
Sign up at the Senior Center front desk.

​Community Book Sale
Stock up on your reading materials and other home entertainment at the Community New & Used Book Sale August 10 and 11 from 10 am - 6 pm at the Gahanna Senior Center. All proceeds from sales will benefit programs at the Gahanna Senior Center. Donations hardcover, paperback, DVDs, and CDs (NO VHS) can be brought to the Gahanna Senior Center on Tuesday, August 8 and Wednesday, August 9 from 10 am -6 p.m.

Garden Club
Do you have a green thumb or just want to learn more about gardening, plants, herbs or flowers? If so, please join our Garden Club for our monthly educational session, as well as opportunities for hands-on learning and fun. Join us for our initial meeting to learn more.

 Garden Club meets every first Thursday of the month April-October.
Location: Gahanna Senior Center, 480 Rocky Fork Blvd.
Sponsored by New Albany Rehabilitation, Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living

Senior Golf League
Golf League Begins on Thus, May 4  at 7 am with a light breakfast
Play limited to those registered with Gahanna Senior Center and Senior Golf League
Location: Gahanna Municipal Golf Course
Polo shirts sponsored by Wesley Woods at New Albany
2017 Senior Golf League Schedule

​Senior Fall Social and Fundraiser

Grab a friend and join us at on Wed. September 13 from 4:30-7 p.m. at the Fall Senior Social and Fundraiser! Attendees, ages 55+ only, will enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres, desserts and soft drinks, compliments of First & Main of New Albany.  Live musical entertainment will be performed by pianist Mr. Wade Jones.  Attendees also have a chance to bid and win great auction items, the 50/50, possibly win the "Lottery Tree" , chance to win take-home favors, and a FREE memory photo with your friends, compliments of Doug Melvin Photography.

Tickets are sold in advance at the Senior Center starting Monday, August 7.  Tickets are $12/person or 2 for $20.  All ticket sales are final and event proceeds will benefit Gahanna's Active Senior Program.  Don't delay! Event participation is open to the first 100 ticket holders.​

Travel Programs

Please come & learn about the exciting details we have planned for 2017! Obtain trip brochures at our office. 
All travel programs are based on a minimum number of participants. Please register early to ensure the trip runs as scheduled.

Sights, Flights, and Delights (Dayton, OH)
Thursday, June 22
Deadline to register, May 18

Ark Encounter, Creation Museum & the Rising Star Casino
September 20-21, 2017

Smoky Mountain Christmas
December 5-8
Deadline to register,  October 6, 2017                                 


The Gahanna Senior Center's monthly newsletter "Senior Spotlight" includes information about past,
current and upcoming events, activities and groups at the Senior Center.  It also includes a monthly
calendar of events. Please click on the link below for up-to-date information.

August 2017 Senior Spotlight
July 2017 Senior Spotlight
June 2017 Senior Spotlight 

May 2017 Senior Spotlight

Active Senior Programs
Membership is required for participation in all programs for Active Seniors ages 55 and over. The programs include our recurring weekly and recurring monthly activities, special events, various meal programs, wellness and fitness classes, cooking programs, as well as great year-round travel opportunities. Please register in person at the Gahanna Senior Center.

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