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Senior Services

Forsyth County Senior Services' mission is to provide engaging, impactful life enrichment programs and services for adults age 60 and better in Forsyth County.


Stay informed about the many programs and activities offered by Forsyth County Senior Services click on any activity name to be taken to the registration screen.  


May & June



 Check out what's happening now!

Charles Place - May

Charles Place - June

Sexton Hall - May

Sexton Hall - June

Two Locations

  • Sexton Hall - a life enrichment center located in the south part of the county. 
    • 2215 Chloe Road, Cumming.
  • Charles Pace - a more traditional  senior center that includes Senior Support Services, located in central part of the county. 
    • 595 Dahlonega street, Cumming.  

Twilight Tuesdays

 Join us for a wide variety of events Tuesday evenings from May 7 - June 25.



Timeless Trivia
$5 members/$10 non-members
Think you know everything history, music and pop culture from the 70s and 80s? Test your knowledge in this fast-paced game. Prizes for the winning team will be awarded. Gather a team or join once you get here. No charge for those that sign-up for the Decades Dance! Kindly sponsored by Oasis Senior Advisors.
Tuesday, June 25, 5:15 - 6 p.m.


Decades Dance

$10 members/$15 non-members
Dance to the tunes of the 70s and 80s. A light dinner and refreshments are  provided. Sign-up for the dance and get a free admission to Trivia! Kindly sponsored by Oasis Senior Advisors.

Tuesday, June 25, 6 - 8 p.m.



Estate Planning

Review the importance of estate planning and protecting your assets to pass onto your heirs. Presented by Elizabeth A. Lewis, Attorney.
Tuesday, May 21, 6:15 - 7 p.m.


Safeguard Your Retirement Funds and Make them Last 

Older adults are living longer than ever. You have saved for retirement, now learn how to make those funds last for your lifetime. Presented by Josh Wright, Edward Jones.
Tuesday, May 28, 6:15 - 7 p.m.



Reach Out and Play

All ages welcome 
Join AARP, the proud sponsor of Ageless Innovation's Reach Out and Play initiative, for an evening of play with classic board games - reimagined. Have fun through the power of play with Joy for All™ games like, The Game of Life Generations, Scrabble Classic and Trivial Pursuit Generations. Bring your family and friends and create meaningful social connections together through the power of play.
Tuesday, June 11, 5 - 7 p.m.




Planning for Dementia Care
During this panel discussion, learn all about the organizations that can help you and your loved one with Alzheimer’s. Discover information
about what to expect, home care, living options, hospice and legal matters. Panel includes: Alzheimer's Association, Oasis Senior Advisors,
Nurse Toni Rotalsky and Attorney Stephen R. Lewis.
Tuesday, June 4, 6:15 - 7 p.m.
Brain Training 101 - Understanding the Power of Neuroplasticity
Discover the extraordinary capabilities of your brain. Gain insights to maximize your mental agility to benefit from a sharper, more resilient mind. Learn about harnessing the transformative power of neuroplasticity, which is the brain’s ability to change and adapt due to an experience.
Presented by Dr. Diana Tyler, Aura Functional Neurology Center.
Tuesday, June 11, 6:15 - 7 p.m.
Brain Health & Aging
This presentation aims to provide a foundation for educating adults and their caregivers about brain health, including ways to promote healthy aging and reduce potential threats to brain health. Presented by Courtney Fleming, Staff.

Tuesday, June 18, 6:15 - 7 p.m.



Circuit Training
No charge for promotional evening drop-in This class is a rotation of weight training and cardio exercises to build strength and endurance.

Tuesdays, May 14 - June 18, 5:15 - 6 p.m.



Shopping On Amazon

This hands-on workshop will provide a general introduction to shopping on the popular website
Tuesday, May 21, 5:45 - 6:45 p.m.
Messaging Apps
Did you know that you can send texts over the Internet? Learn about the most popular messaging apps that allow you to send texts for free when connected to WiFi.
Tuesday, June 4, 5:45 - 6:45 p.m.
Introduction To A.I.
Come chat with ChatGPT and learn about A.I.!

Tuesday, June 18, 5:45 - 6:45 p.m.



$15 members/$20 non-members per workshop Sip on sparkling beverages as an instructor leads this activity with step-by-step instructions for all levels of painting skills. Canvas size is 16" x 20".

Summer Fireflies

Tuesday, June 4, 5 - 7 p.m.

Contact or (770) 781-2178, option 2 with any questions or to register or click here. 


Membership Opportunities

Check out the NEW benefits of membership with Forsyth County Senior Services! Annual Membership includes access to both of our locations, each providing unique programming.

Annual Membership is $60 for individuals, $40 for each additional household member. That breaks down to only $5 a month or less for tons of fun! 

Milestone Membership is free for Forsyth County residents age 85 and better, $30 per year for non-residents.

For more information or to sign up call (770) 781-2178 or click here.

Membership Benefits

  • Get fit! Free fitness classes.
  • Get creative! Free art classes.
  • Get educated! Free presentations & workshops.
  • Become well traveled! Early registration for day trips & hikes.
  • Make new friends! Social groups for members.
  • Play games & have fun!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Forsyth County Senior Services hosts a number of special events throughout the year, attracting thousands of local older adults to our centers. These low cost and free programs are made possible through partnerships with local businesses and are often provided by our sponsors themselves.

Through sponsorship opportunities with Forsyth County Senior Services, organizations will be able to maximize exposure to the residents of Forsyth County and highlight their value to the community. 

To inquire about current opportunities available, please email or contact (770) 781-2178, option 2.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where are your centers located?

Sexton Hall – 2115 Chloe Road, Cumming - Southernmost location off Sharon Road.    Special events, lifelong learning classes, fitness, art and a community garden

Charles Place –595 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming –Central location near the downtown Cumming Library - Active adult programs including art, fitness and social groups.  Congregate meal program and services for needier older adults

Can I donate items to the Centers?

Yes! We accept all kinds of items for the homebound and for center programming. We do not accept books, used clothing, or non-packaged food items. You may call to discuss your donation at 770-781-2178 option 1 or, email

Do I have to be a member to participate in the programing?

Membership is encouraged with a wide variety of benefits.  Member perks include free fitness and art classes, early registration for trips and hikes, and access to card games and social groups.  Annual Membership is $60 for individuals and $40 for each additional member of your household.  Programming is available for non-members for additional fees.  

Can I bring my friend with me to your events?

Pre-Registration is encouraged for events and required when there are fees. However, many activities allow for drop ins. Please call the front desk at (770) 781-2178 to find out more about the specific event and to make sure that space will allow for guests.

How can I find out more about what you offer?

Please check our Newsletter – available on-line and in hard copy in our centers. You can also sign up for the weekly email announcement to stay up to date with the latest news!

How can I volunteer with Senior Services?

Yes! We have a wide variety of opportunities available. They include Meals on Wheels drivers, class presenters, entertainers, classroom aides (art, memory support, etc.), and event helpers. Please contact us by emailing or you may call Debbie Carlton at Charles Place at 770-781-2178 option 1

Can I reserve one of your locations for events?

Yes! We have a wide variety of options availablerentals are available Monday through Friday 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

For more information or to check availability for a rental, please call our rental line at Sexton Hall, (770) 781-2178 ext. 5056, email or click here to view our center's current availability. 


Ruthie Brew

Phone: (770) 781-2178
Fax: (770) 781-2149


Senior Services Administration Offices

Sexton Hall Enrichment Center 2115 Chloe Road 

Cumming, GA 30041