The Hilliard Senior Center, 3810 Veterans Memorial Drive, offers a variety of programs for people aged 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 more information, call 876-0747.

The Hilliard Senior Center, 3810 Veterans Memorial Drive, offers a variety of programs for people aged 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 more information, call 876-0747.

The center will be closed Aug. 28-Sept. 6, and will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 7. Call 876-0747 if you need assistance during this period.

The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) provides free information and other health services to people covered by Medicare. An OSHIIP representative is available at the senior center at 1 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month. If you are in need of insurance assistance, contact the center to schedule an appointment.

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

The Happiness Club luncheon is held at noon the second Friday of each month. This luncheon is open to all senior citizens, including those who are not members of the center. Advance registration for the luncheon is due by 4 p.m. on the Tuesday preceding; meal price is $4. Enjoy a home-cooked meal and entertainment. Call to register.

A variety of exercise opportunities are available to members of the senior center. Classes include water aerobics, walking, Tai Chi, general fitness, line dancing, bowling, corn hole and Zumba gold. Classes meet at 3 p.m. Mondays, with a fee of $2 per day. Come join the fun!

The induction ceremony for the Hilliard Senior Citizen Hall of Fame will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, at the center. The 2010 inductees are Jerry Baum and Harold Butt.

Center members can visit favorite sites in Zanesville on Oct. 7. Stops will include the Zanesville Welcome Center, the Conn's Potato Chip factory, 5B's Embroidery, Adornetto's Pizzeria, Giacommo's cookies, the John Glenn Exploration Center, Cassa Bella, Zanesville Pottery, Paul's Farm Market and Tom's Ice Cream Bowl. More information is available at the center.

The center is a collection point for food donations to the Hilliard Welfare Society. Drop off non-perishable donations between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Some weekend and evening hours are available. Call to arrange an alternate time.