Senior Center Special Events

The Mentor Senior Center offers many special events, during both daytime and evening hours. For more information on any of the events listed here or to register to attend, please call the Mentor Senior Center at (440) 974-5725.

See a list of all the special events going on in the city here

Upcoming Special Events at Mentor Senior Center

Celebrate America
Friday, June 5, 7 – 9 pm
A rousing, sentimental, spectacular tribute to the red, white and blue. This high-spirited and fun show includes our musical heritage, American legends of dance, a salute to our armed forces, USO show re-creation, and memorabilia display and much more.  Created by Frank Krupa for Center Stage Mentor. Reserve your seats early by calling (440) 974-5725. Resident/Nonresident: $8 before May 5, $9 after May 5

Scimitars
Wednesday, July 22, 7:30 – 8:30 pm
The Scimitars Swing Band specializes in the music of the 1940’s, 50’s, and 60’s; the era of the “Big Bands”. They bring back the sounds of Glenn Miller, Les Brown, Woody Herman, Duke Ellington, and many others from the “swing” era.  They also present music of an earlier vintage, as well as current popular tunes.  Their instrumentation includes full saxophone, trumpet, trombone, and rhythm sections. Donations received by any of the Al Koran Shrine Temple Bands are used to help support “our kids”: The Shrine Burns and Orthopedic Hospitals, and the Scottish Rite Learning Centers. Resident/Nonresident: $3

Arts And Crafts Sale
Saturday, November 14, 9 am – 3 pm
Homemade arts and crafts of all kinds will be available for sale at the annual Arts and Crafts Sale. Yummy baked goods will also be available for sale. If you would like to donate to the bake sale, please let us know when you register for your table space. For vendors interested in purchasing a space, cost is $25 for a 6-ft table and $20 for a 5-ft table. Registration begins August 10 for resident seniors and August 11 for nonresident seniors. If space permits, non-seniors may register beginning October 1.