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Valentines lunch to the Friday April Second at noon, members only!.​​​​​​​

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Friends, fun and activity is what you will find at the Yelm Senior Center.  Exercise, informative programs, games, creative arts, entertainment and many other special events are offered.  The center also provides information on senior programs and resources available in Yelm and the surrounding area.

Our membership meetings are held on the last Friday every other month.

Make sure to check out the NEWS and SPECIAL EVENTS page for announcements and upcoming events.


The Senior Center is open Tuesday through Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Closed on New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, The 4th of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, day after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. For more information, call 360-458-7733.


Yelm Senior Center welcomes all senior citizens ages 50-plus in our area to join us for social, educational and fun programs. You may join the center if you are between the age 40 and 50 years old. Annual dues are $40.00 if you are 50 or older, and $40.00 minus $1.00 for each year until you reach age 50. This provides you access to the center activities. Classes are free for members, unless a fee is indicated.


A hot, nutritious lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. til noon, Tuesday through Friday. Senior Services for South Sound operates the Senior Nutrition Program by using the Yelm Senior Center's commercial kitchen and Dining Room. This includes preparation of lunches at Yelm, Tenino and the Rochester senior centers and Meals on Wheels for homebound seniors in these areas. 

Meals at Yelm Senior Center have a $3.00 donation for those more than 60 years of age; $6.80 for all others. If you can't afford the cost for the meals you can eat free. You do not need to be a member of the center to participate in the meals.

For information on the Meals on Wheels program, contact Senior Services for South Sound at (360) 458-6677. 

Facility Rental

Consider renting the Yelm Senior Center for your next event.  Perfect for family reunions, birthdays, holiday events, weddings,etc. The center has a commercial kitchen available. For more information contact Jeanie Mills James​​​​​​​ 360-458-7733.

We’re always eager to hear ideas on adding or improving our services at the Yelm Senior Center.  Have a look around and let us know what you think.