The Ballou Recreation Center offers programs for the young at heart. Programs are geared for individuals who are 50 years of age or older. Services are available to those who are 60 years or older.
Adults have the opportunity to socialize, continue current hobbies or start new ones. Programs include but are not limited to bingo, bowling, choirs, clubs, crafts, dancing, socials, fitness, music, holiday celebrations and trips. Educational sessions that appeal to adults over fifty are offered at least twice per month.
Services as such transportation, blood pressure and body mass checks, real estate tax relief and reduced refuse fees are offered to adults who are over 60 years of age. Staff are available to speak to churches, civic groups, community organizations and housing complexes regarding services that are available.