Recreation Programs For Seniors

The Parks and Recreation Department has a very active Seniors program for residents 50 and older. We have weekly card games, monthly socials, (occasional luncheons) and a variety of special events or trips throughout the year. For additional information, call the Parks and Recreation office at 330-896-6621 or email parks@cityofgreen.org.

  1. SilverSneakers
  2. Knit for the Needy
  3. Senior Expo
  4. Senior Game Day


The City of Green is pleased to partner with the Green YMCA to offer six senior fitness classes weekly through SilverSneakers at the John Torok Senior Center, 4224 Massillon Rd. Classes are geared for adults age 50+. Classes are free to attend. No registration required.

Mondays:

Silver Sneakers Yoga. 9 am – 9:45 am. A chair-based yoga that focuses on increasing flexibility.
Silver Sneakers Classic. 10 am - 10:45 am. A chair-based class that use hand weights and fitness ball.  All equipment provided.  

Tuesdays:

Beginner Vinyasa Yoga. 10 am - 10:45 am. Modifications available for all fitness levels. Classes will be held outside during nice weather. Participants should bring their own yoga mat.

Wednesdays:

Green Active Adult Toning. 8:30 am - 9:15 am. Light weights and strength training from a chair or standing.

Thursdays:

Self-Defense Class. 9 am. - 9:45 am. A fitness class that also teaches self-defense skills.

All Silver Sneakers classes are offered free, paid for by most insurances including Medicare. Those attending, if not already enrolled in Silver Sneakers, will be enrolled by fitness staff at the first class. While geared to older adults, all ages are eligible. There is no cost regardless of eligibility of Silver Sneakers membership.