Senior Centers

The following centers offer activities designed for Knox County seniors (minimum age varies). Most activities are free or low cost and include: exercise and fitness; arts and crafts; recreational, educational, and social activities; health education and screenings; special programs and speakers; and volunteer opportunities. Almost all have computers for participant use; most have computer classes and free Internet (Wi-Fi) access. Some offer dances and dance classes, travel opportunities, support groups and clubs. For opportunities outside of senior centers, see Activities & Recreation.

Carter Senior Center: 932-2939

Knox County Senior Services
9040 Asheville Highway, 37924
Ages 50+, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  |  Website »

Corryton Senior Center: 688-0510

Knox County Senior Services
9331 Davis Drive, Corryton, 37721
Ages 50+, Mon., Wed., Fri., 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Tue. & Thu., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Newsletter of activities.  |  Website »

Halls Senior Center: 922-0416

Knox County Senior Services
4405 Crippen Road, 37918
Ages 50+, Mon., Tue., Wed., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Thur. & Fri., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Newsletter of activities.  |  Website »

John T. O’Connor Senior Center (CAC): 523-1135

Office on Aging and City of Knoxville
611 Winona Street, 37917
Ages 50+, Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (some nights and weekends for dances and special events). Senior Savvy Technology is an expanded program that offers computer, smart phone, and tablet classes for users of Mac/Apple, PC/Windows, and Google-based devices. For the center’s weekly schedule, see “Weekly Update” in the Knoxville News Sentinel; get on the mailing list for Elder News & Views, which includes a monthly schedule of activities; or go to knoxseniors.org.

Larry Cox Senior Center: 546-1700

City of Knoxville Parks & Recreation
3109 Ocoee Trail, 37917
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.  |  Website »

South Knox Senior Center: 573-5843

Knox County Senior Services
6729 Martel Lane, 37920
Ages 50+, Mon.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Pool for swimming, exercise, and therapeutic programs. Newsletter of activities.  |  Website »

Strang Senior Center: 670-6693

Knox County Senior Services
109 Lovell Heights Road, 37922
Ages 50+, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Newsletter of activities.  |  Website »

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2247 Western Avenue
P.O. Box 51650
Knoxville, TN 37950
The Office on Aging is a service of the Knoxville-Knox County Action Committee