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Perry County Senior Center

About Perry County Senior Center


Perry County Senior Center

Jeanne Goodin, Director

520 First Street
New Lexington, OH 43764

(740) 342-2149 - Phone
(740) 342-4264 - Phone
(740) 342-4867 - Phone
(740) 342-5121 - Fax

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday



Services Offered:

Transportation to store, errands & nutrition: North- Monday, Junction City-Tuesday, Crooksville-Wednesday, New Lexington-Thursday, South-Friday.

Transportation to out of county medical appointments daily as available.

Homemaker offered Monday through Friday.

Congregate Meals served Monday through Friday at noon. Requires a one day reservation.  Suggested donation of $3.00 per meal.

Home Delivered Meals are delivered daily Monday through Friday throughout the entire county.

Perry County Ohio Senior Center 2017 Fun Trips


TRIP RESERVATIONS WILL BEGIN July 11, 2017 at 8: 30 a.m.

Please do not leave a message on the phone, as we might not get it before the trips fill up.

Aug. 2(Wed)         Phil Dirt & The Dozers     $60.00 per person

Villa Milano, Columbus, Oh This show will take you right back to classic Rock n’ Roll’s  golden age; a spiritual place  often revisited by modern day superstars for inspiration and direction.  From their rise in Columbus, Ohio in 1981, the Dozers have kept their eyes keenly focused on musical perfection, quality and entertaining their audiences.  They perform vocal harmonies of the Beach Boys, Four Seasons, the Eagles and many more to perfection. Price includes lunch, transportation & show. Payment is due in the Senior Center by June 30.

Aug. 3(Thurs)   Logan Trip                           $10.00 per person

Washboard Company…The perfect destination to learn about America’s past. We will be taking a tour @10:00 a.m.. $4.00 price for Seniors. Next stop will be The pencil Sharpener Museum. This is a very interesting place. Lunch on your own at Old Dutch Restaurant. After lunch there will be shopping at Midwest Glassware Outlet and The Antique Mall. Payment is due in the Senior Center by July 15.

Sept. 6(Wed)   Scioto Downs                 $ 15.00 per person

Columbus, Oh Enjoy the day playing the slots in this non-smoking facility. Each passenger will receive  $20.00 free play money. Lunch is on your own. Price of the buffet is only $7.99. Have a lucky day!!! Payment is due in the Senior Center by Aug. 7.

Sept. 19(Tues)    What’s Funny After 50?        $70.00 per person

DerDutchman, Plain City, Oh. Let us Dinnertain you….enjoy a delicious Amish family-style Chicken and Roast Beef dinner with all the trimmings (including beverage, dessert, tax & gratuity).  Each guest also receives a discount shopping coupon for the unique Carlisle Gift Shop.  Dan St. Paul has been chronicling his life on stage for 30 years.  After turning 50, he discovered his body changing (“I’m a cylinder now.  I can where a belt anywhere on my body”).  Dan has been a national headlining comedian at some of the top comedy clubs in the country.  He has appeared on NBC, ABC, FOX and Comedy Central.  He has opened for Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno, Vince Gill and many more.  If “ LAUGHTER IS THE BEST MEDICINE”… Dan St.  Paul certainly offers a generous dose!!!  Payment is due in the Senior Center by Aug.14.


Nov. 15(Wed)                 Cahal Dunne             $60.00 per person

Villa Milano, Columbus, Oh. Join us as we celebrate Christmas with the return of the “Happy Man” Cahal Dunne.  He will be entertaining us with songs, stories and traditional Christmas carols in a family-friendly holiday concert.  Ireland’s “Happy Man”, Cahal  Dunne possesses that certain magical quality known in the show business as “it”.  “It” transcends talent and training and has something that comes from deep within a great entertainer.  You’ll hear songs such as “An Angel for Sarah”, “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire”, “Silver Bells”, and many more. Price includes lunch, transportation & show. Payment is due in the Senior Center by Oct.13.

Dec 18(Mon)  The Shoji Tabuchi Christmas Show  $80.00 per person

Villa Milano, Columbus, Oh. Come and hear a world class violinist perform an unforgettable holiday show featuring a 15 member cast.  Their repertoire includes everything from country to classic, played with all the subtlety or verse, as the music demands, of a gifted musical organization. Price includes lunch, transportation & show.  THIS IS A CAN’T MISS HOLIDAY SHOW FOR ALL!!!  Payment is due in the Senior Center by Nov. 13.

We will be requiring that all trips be paid 30 days prior to the trip date.  If you have not paid for your trip 30 days in advance we will try to contact you.  If you cannot be contacted or you are not able to pay at that time, we will move your name to our waiting list and your name will be removed.  If cancellations need to be made and it is a trip that requires us to purchase advance tickets, we will NOT be able to refund your money UNLESS we are able to find a replacement for you.

These trips are scheduled for fun, enjoyment, and entertainment, geared toward seniors 60+.  We encourage all seniors to participate, but please keep in mind a lot of the trips are fast paced and may require a lot of walking and getting in and out of the van many times.   Some trips may be subject to change.    THANK YOU for traveling with us!


Upcoming Events
Drug Epidemic in Rural Southern Perry County - Advocate for a Better Tomorrow! Nov 27, 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — New Straitsville United Methodist Church - 101 E. Main St., New Straitsville, OH 43766
Become a Leader in Your Community Today Nov 29, 2017 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S. Main Street, New Lexington , OH 43764
Grand Finale of the Perry County 2017 Bicentennial Celebration Dec 01, 2017 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street New Lexington, OH 43764
New Lexington, Ohio 2017 Christmas Parade Dec 01, 2017 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Jim Rockwell Football Stadium - 101 3rd Ave, New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Legal Clinic Dec 05, 2017 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Ohio Courthouse Lower Level - 105 North Main St., New Lexington, Ohio 43764
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