Activities at Johns Hill Center

Johns Hill Center features art/craft classes, special events, luncheons, card games and trips for adults aged 55+. Programs are held at Johns Hill unless otherwise noted. Location: 601 S. Jasper. Hours are 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.

Trips & More April – September 2018 & Registration Form


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


Roll the dice! This game is easy to learn and can be played with any number of people. Prizes will be awarded each month.
Date/Time: Second Thursday of each month at 12:30 p.m.
Fee: $4 per person

Get Fit at the DISC!

Forever Fit
This low-impact class improves flexibility, endurance, and strength, leading to more energy, confidence, and satisfaction in your daily life.

Fun Fridays
Come play games and puzzles that stimulate the brain to keep your mind sharp!
Date: 2nd & 4th Fridays of each month
Time: 9 – 10 a.m.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood

Fit 3 at the DISC
If you’re age 50 or better, get healthy with Fit 3! Our certified instructors provide individualized training on the fitness machines, then develop a program just for you. Receive 3 FREE visits to the DISC, newsletters with information on health screenings, and valuable health tips provided by Decatur Memorial Hospital. The Fit 3 program benefits from a generous donation from the Whinnery Trust. To be added to the mailing list and join Fit 3, call Jeff 429-3472.

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: April 11 & May 30

Fit 3 Newsletter
Each month from October – May, Fit 3 shares valuable health and fitness information. Would you like to receive the Fit 3 newsletter at home? Simply call Jeff Rounds at the DISC (429-3472) to be placed on the mailing list!

Special Activities

National Senior Health & Fitness Day

Join the DISC and organizations across the country in celebration of National Senior Health & Fitness Day, the nation’s largest health promotion event for older adults. Enjoy health screenings courtesy of Decatur Memorial Hospital, demo exercise activities, and giveaways.
Dates: Wednesday, May 30
Time: 8 – 11 a.m.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood 

Holiday Activities

Join you friends for a great meal at Johns Hill Center!
Fee: $10 per meal
RSVP: Register one week in advance by calling 429-7750.
Note: Transportation is provided to and from lunches for an additional $2.

Summer CookoutFJune 15Noon
Brunch LunchWJuly 1811 a.m.
15th Annual LuauMAugust 27Noon
Fall LunchT September 25Noon

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. Are you eligible? We can check! Join us, and unlock the doors to greater independence and a healthier life. Call the DISC at 429-3472 for more information.