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What are some senior centers in Florida?

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Some senior centers in Florida include Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center, Sunshine Senior Center and Lake Mary Senior Center. These centers offer activities and socialization opportunities to senior citizens.

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What are some senior centers in Florida?
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The Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center offers senior-specific services: recreational, nutritional, social, health-related and educational. The center accepts visitors of all ages and is a nationally accredited senior center. The center includes a state-of-the-art fitness area. Located in Gulfport, the center has no membership fees, making it accessible for low-income residents.

Amenities offered by Sunshine Senior Center in St. Petersburg include an auditorium with a stage, a conference room, a fitness center with ShapeMaster equipment, a gift shop and a greenhouse. The center additionally offers educational, enrichment, support and volunteer services and opportunities. The center also includes a fee waiver program, cholesterol screening, a chess club, card groups and an on-site notary public. The Sunshine Senior Center rents its facilities to the general public and is a nationally accredited organization.

Located in Lake Mary, Lake Mary Senior Center offers activities such as playing bridge, sewing, Chairobics and line dancing. The center accepts memberships from anyone over the age of 55 regardless of whether they are residents. However, non-resident memberships are more expensive than resident memberships.

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