Learn More About 50+ Happenings in Johnston!

 Senior Activities 

View the January Activity Calendar (PDF). Polk County Senior Services also offers a monthly bulletin with activities, upcoming events and trips, as well information of interest to seniors in the metro area.

This video shows you all the fun and fellowship you will find at Crown Point Community Center, located at 6300 Pioneer Parkway.

Senior Dining Center Menu

Polk County Senior Services offer a daily meal at Crown Point Community Center, located at 6300 Pioneer Parkway. Please contact the Center at 515-251-3707 for additional information.
View the January Menu (PDF). View the January Pie Menu (PDF). Meals are served at noon. All meals have been verified to meet the Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the Nutrition Research Council of the National Academy of Science.

Senior Citizens Advisory Board

The city of Johnston's Senior Citizens Advisory Board is composed of nine residents, none of whom hold any elective position in the City. The members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Council.

Read Chapter 26 of Johnston City Code (PDF), which details the role of the Johnston Senior Citizens Advisory Board.

"Sew-cial" Group Makes Headlines!

A group of 50+ women, involved in the "Sew-cial" group at Crown Point Community Center, recently made headlines when they talked to WHO-TV about their efforts to make Johnston schools safer. Check out their story!