17 N 14th Street
The Murphysboro Senior Citizen Center is located at 17 N. 14th Street in Murphysboro. The center is available for rental and features a dance floor, pool tables, full kitchen, and computers with high-speed Internet. The center provides transportation to area seniors using a special van. Lunch is also provided to area residents from the center. To help fund activites at the center, volunteers operate a resale shop from the center.
The day-to-day operations of the center are managed by the Murphysboro Senior Citizen Club. Joe Balsano servers as the president.
There are also activites and informational classes held at the center. Upcoming activites include an art class on Wednesdays at 9:00 am. The Secretary of State will hold rules of the road courses on Feb 3, 2011, June 2, 2011 and Oct 6, 2011.