601 City Park Road
(Inside the Community Building)
Fairbury, NE 68352
Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (Lunch is served)
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
**At the Fairbury Senior Center located at 601 City Park Rd, Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging (BRAAA) is looking to increase the number of meals provided for Fairbury and the Jefferson County area. Call (402) 729-5258 the day before; or before 9a.m. day of for meal take-out or delivery. The center is currently closed for dine-in due to COVID. Weekly menus are in the Fairbury Journal-News for the next week, cost is $4 for seniors over 60 years of age, and $6 for individuals under 60. If you qualify for Medicare and Medicaid contact the office for sign up details for free meals. Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging (BRAAA)
The Senior Center is located inside the Community Building in the Fairbury City Park and provides a great spot for seniors to gather, eat lunch, and enjoy a wide array of activities, such as walking, arm chair exercise sessions, and Tai Chi, and special events.
There is also a singing group that meets here and performs at various locations around Fairbury, including the nursing home and assisted living facilities. What fun! If you enjoy playing cards or games, then be sure to join us for Bingo, Pinochle, Pitch, and Canasta on scheduled days. The Senior Center even offers weekly educational and nutritional programs and throws a birthday party once a month.
Just call (402) 729-5258 for more information or stop by the Senior Center and pick up the monthly activity schedule.
Meals on Wheels
Can’t drive down to the Senior Center to eat lunch? Don’t worry. Home delivery through our Meals on Wheels service is available for those unable to come to the Senior Center. These meals are sent out at around 11:00 a.m. Monday thru Friday. Call Gail or Nat at (402) 729-5258 for more information or to schedule a meal.
A Handi-Bus is also available to pick up diners from their homes, take them to the Senior Diner, and drop them back off for just $1.00. The transportation office even sells tickets with 20 punches for $10, with no expiration date. Call Nancy at(402) 729-6475 to schedule transportation to and from the Senior Diner at the Senior Center.