Reopening of the Douglas County Senior Center

Reopening of the Douglas County Senior Center
Posted on 04/26/2021
Reopening of the Douglas County Senior CenterMinden, NV- On Monday, May 10, 2021, the Douglas County Community & Senior Center located at 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville will fully open the Senior Center doors to all seniors and the public. The Senior Center will open with safety precautions in place to help keep residents and guests healthy and safe and in a clean environment. The reopening plan requires:

1) Temperature checks when entering the building
2) Mask wearing when entering the building and while in public spaces unless actively exercising, eating, or drinking
3) Senior participants are encouraged to be vaccinated, however being vaccinated is not required.

Senior Center Programs & Services
In-person congregate dining will resume Monday, May 10, 2021 at the following locations:
• Gardnerville: senior lunches will take place Monday through Friday 12 noon to 1 P.M. in the Grandview Dining Room at the Community & Senior Center
• Topaz Ranch Estates: congregate dining at the TRE Community Center in south county will take place on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 12 noon to 1 P.M.
• Indian Hills GID Boardroom/Center: will open for lunches in north county on Wednesdays and Fridays, 12 noon to 1 P.M.

Other re-opening news includes:
• All class and meeting rooms will operate at up to 100% of occupancy
• Programming such as senior ceramics, senior bingo, and senior exercise and several more, will be restored on May 10, 2021

The Community Services Department will continue additional sanitation protocols and cleaning measures. The staff is eagerly preparing for the much-awaited reopening of the Douglas County Senior Center and thoroughly excited to welcome back all the Douglas County seniors, families and guests into the facilities!

It is strongly advised that if a person does not feel well, please stay home.

For additional information, please call the Douglas County Community & Senior Center at 775-782-5500 option 3.

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