The Phyllis A. Ernst Senior Citizen Center, 3810 Veterans Memorial Drive, offers a variety of programs for people age 55 and older. Lunches are served several days a week. The center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The annual membership fee is $15. For information, call 876-0747. The newsletter is available at www.cityofhilliard.com.

The Phyllis A. Ernst Senior Citizen Center, 3810 Veterans Memorial Drive, offers a variety of programs for people age 55 and older. Lunches are served several days a week. The center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The annual membership fee is $15. For information, call 876-0747. The newsletter is available at www.cityofhilliard.com.

The Hall of Fame Committee is accepting nominations through Aug. 1 for the Hilliard Senior Citizen Hall of Fame induction ceremony, to be held in October. Nominees will be considered based on a lifetime of service and achievement, as well as how they represent a positive image of aging. Nominees must be age 65 or older and must have lived within the Hilliard school district for a minimum of five years. Nomination forms are available at the center. Call for more information.

The Hilliard Senior Center will be closed Aug. 31-Sept. 7 for general maintenance and cleaning. Regular hours of operation and all activities resume Tuesday, Sept. 8.

The Happiness Club luncheon, held at noon the second Friday of each month, is open to all senior citizens, including those non-members of the center. Registration for the luncheon is due by 4 p.m. the previous Tuesday. Cost is $4 for a home cooked meal and entertainment.

A Fitness Walk and Health Fair for all ages will be held Saturday, Aug. 22, along Trueman Boulevard. The participation fee is $2 per person, which will go to the Alzheimer's Association. Lots of free goodies. Call the center for more information.

Activities will be offered during the summer for grandparents and grandchildren ages 5-12. Children must have attended kindergarten. Future activities include folk arts and crafts and a pizza lunch followed by bingo. Call for additional information.

The Hilliard Caregiver Support Group meets regularly at 9:30 a.m. on the third Friday of each month. The meeting is for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's disease.