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 current newsletter is available online at www.cityofhilliard.com or at the center.

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 current newsletter is available online at www.cityofhilliard.com or at the center.

The Hilliard Happiness Club will host a garage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 2, at the center. Donations will be accepted beginning Monday, March 28. No clothing or shoes will be accepted. Cable-ready televisions only.

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 preceding Tuesday; meal price is $4. Enjoy a home-cooked meal and entertainment. Call to register.

The craft room is open from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Fridays. Artists may bring their own drawings or paintings to work on and meet other artists. Free. Bring supplies.

Instructional watercolor classes are offered on Thursday mornings. Scrapbooking is offered on Thursday afternoons. Sewing is offered on Friday afternoons. Call for more information.

A variety of trips are planned for 2011. Day trips will include Roscoe Village, Tecumseh, boating trips, BalletMet, Broadway Across America, sporting events and more. Overnight and multi-day trips will include a Michigan resorts tour, Shipshewana and Opryland Resort. Contact the center for more information.

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.

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.