Challenges: Ellwood City Center

Services & Membership

Challenges Center at Ellwood City is an innovative community facility offering a variety of educational, recreational and health-related activities to help support the independence of adults ages 60 and older who live in Lawrence County. While many of the Center’s offerings are free, others require membership and/or separate fees.

The facility is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, and is wheelchair accessible.

Free at the Center
  • Bingo and Cards
  • Blood Pressure and Health Screenings
  • Book Exchange
  • Educational Programs
  • Pool Table
  • Puzzles
Membership or Other Fees Required
  • Instructor-led classes in: Exercise & Strength Training; Line Dancing; Tai Chi
  • Fitness Room with exercise equipment—treadmills, upper-body arm machine, AIRDYNE bikes, Recumbent cycles, free weights and benches, elliptical machine, body-weight scale
  • Computer Classes
Lunch (no membership required)
  • A nutritionally balanced hot meal served in a group setting Monday through Friday, 11:45 am. Reservations required 2 days in advance. Suggested donation: $3.00.
  • Special lunch parties with entertainment.
  • Free coffee and tea available all day.

2014 Membership and Other Fees

Membership Fee
Age 50 - 59 . . . .  $75
Age 60+ . . . . . .   $50

Purchasing a membership offers additional privileges at the facility. Memberships are non-refundable. A membership is valid for one year from date of enrollment. Want to give a special gift to someone? Ask about our Gift Memberships.

Challenges Ellwood City Center
1405 Woodside Avenue, Ellwood City, PA 16117
724-752-9435

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Pittsburgh

212 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-456-6999
info@ccpgh.org

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