March, 2018 - Calendar of Events / Activities

AARP tax assistance locations for 2018 

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation help to anyone and if you’re 50 and older, and can’t afford a tax preparation service.  Here’s a list of Cuyahoga Country libraries locations, dates and times that AARP tax assistance is offered.
Bay Village Branch (440.871.6392)
Fri., Feb 2 – Apr 13 / 10AM-12:30PM

Fairview Park Branch (440.333.4700)
Tue., Feb 6 – Apr 10 / 10AM-12:30PM

Parma Branch (440.885.5362)
Tue., Feb 6 – Apr 10 / 9:30AM-2PM
Wed., Feb 7 – Apr 11 / 9:30AM-2PM

Parma-Snow Road Branch (216.661.4240)
Thurs, Feb. 1 – Apr 12 / 9AM-4PM
Mon, Feb. 5 – Apr 16 / 9AM-4PM

North Royalton Branch (440.237.3800)
Wed., Feb 7 – Apr 11 / 9AM-4PM

Jenkins Place Senior Center Closures

The Jenkins Place Senior Center follows the Olmsted Falls Board of Education closure policies.  If Olmsted Falls Schools are closed due to winter and inclement weather, the Senior Center will be closed.

 Updates and information will also be available on the city website –  during events that require a prolonged closure of our center.

For Information on Medicaid Questions -  Download Flyer

Join us every 3rd Thursday of the month beginning at 10:00 a.m. for Color with Barbara from Emerald & Violet Studio.  The program teaches color schemes - shading - blending - layering - patterns and much more.  To register please contact 440-427-2519.  Download Flyer Here.


Building upon the success of 2017’s event, the City of Olmsted Falls, Jenkins’ Place Senior Center, and Southwest General Health Center will be hosting a 2018 Senior Health and Wellness Fair on Friday, March 23rd.  This fun and educational two-hour fair will be held at Olmsted Falls City Hall, 26100 Bagley Road from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

More than 25 health care professionals and senior service providers will be on site to share information, answer questions, and offer some quick check-ups.  A light lunch will be served and all in attendance will be entered into a raffle for some great prizes. 

This event is free and open to anyone 55 and over residing in Olmsted Falls, Olmsted Township, or any of the surrounding communities. 

Come participate in this free opportunity to take an active role in your health care, visit with friends, and enjoy lunch on us!  Call the Jenkins’ Place, 440-427-2519, if you have any questions regarding this event.  Publication health fair 2018 (2)