Activities at Scovill Activity Center

Scovill Activity Center features art/craft classes, special events, luncheons, card games and trips for adults aged 55+. Programs are held at Scovill Activity Center unless otherwise noted.

Location: 3915 W Main St.
Hours: Monday-Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

For more information or to be added to the trips and events mailing list, call 429-7750.

Game Day
Enjoy a good old-fashioned game of cards! Play bridge, rummy or pinochle. You do not need to bring a partner.
Date/Time: Fridays from 1 – 4 p.m.
Fee: $1 refreshment donation

Watercolor Class
Come join this painting class and learn about watercolors with local artist/instructor Don Gruber.
Date: Thursdays, September – May
Time: 9 – 11 a.m.
Fee: $25 every three months

Total Fit at the DISC – Just for Seniors!

If you’re age 50 or better, get healthy with Total Fit at the DISC! This upgrade of the Fit 3 Program includes machines and the use of the DISC’s new fitness app, ActivTrax.  You’ll also receive 3 FREE visits to the DISC, newsletters with information on health screenings, valuable health tips provided by Decatur Memorial Hospital, and class updates. To be added to the mailing list and join Total Fit, call Jeff 429-3472.

Forever Fit – NEW!

This popular class includes low-impact interval training (LIIT), dance fitness, and rowing to improve flexibility, endurance, and strength.

Walking Club – NEW!

Earn prizes by walking the DISC indoor track!  Each month beginning October 1, you can virtually walk miles to different destinations around the world!  When you reach your destination, you’ll qualify to earn a prize! See DISC staff for a mileage log sheet.

Health Screenings
Take advantage of the DISC’s free or low-cost health screenings each month provided by Decatur Memorial Hospital! Call Jeff Rounds at the DISC (429-3472) for more information. Upcoming screenings: Oct. 10, Nov. 14, Dec. 12, Jan. 5, Feb. 13 & Mar. 13.


Senior Luncheons: $15

Let’s do lunch!

Senior luncheons take place once a month at the Scovill Activity Center located on 3909 W Main St, Decatur IL. Lunches are $15, to RSVP call or leave a message for Dana or Micky at (217) 429-7750. BINGO after lunch. No transportation provided at this time.

April 11, 2023: Catering by Griffins BBQ / RSVP by April 4

May 9, 2023: Catering by Basket Case / RSVP by May 2

June 13, 2023: Catering by Griffins BBQ / RSVP by June 6

SilverSneakers at the DISC

The DISC is a proud partner in the award-winning Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness program! Many health plans around the country offer SilverSneakers at no charge. Are you eligible? We can check! If your health insurance includes SilverSneakers, you can work out or walk at the DISC free! Call Melissa at the DISC at 429-3472 for more information.

Decatur Senior Olympics / August 21-25

Inspire Others…Get into the Games!

Make your mark during Decatur’s Senior Olympics, presented by the Decatur Park District! Men and women aged 50+ are invited to compete in one or more events during a week in April. All participants will receive an event tee.

Events Include: Bowling, Golf, Free Throw Shooting, Mini Golf, Pickleball, Rope Skipping, Table Tennis & Track

Closing Ceremony – Medal Presentations
August 25/ 1 p.m.
Scovill Activity Center / 3909 West Main Street