328 W. Hamilton Street, (910) 433-1414
‘NC Center of Excellence’ ‘A Nationally Accredited Senior Center’
“Enhancing the Quality of Life of Seniors”
Due to damage sustained in an electrical fire on March 28, Tokay Senior Fitness Center will be closed until further notice. Group exercise classes continue to be held at the Smith Recreation Center, 1520 Slater Avenue (Corner of Langdon Street across from Fayetteville State University). The starting times for the classes remain the same.
The exercise equipment room at Smith will open for senior citizen patron usage at 7 am Monday-Friday until further notice.
For information on other facilities and times available for use, please contact staff at the Fayetteville Senior Center, at 910-433-1574 during normal operating hours (Monday - Friday; 8 am-5 pm).
We apologize about the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
- Fitness contracts must be filled out prior to use of the equipment.
- Fitness contracts must be renewed on an annual basis.
- Please bring your own towel to use while working out
Equipment Available: 6 treadmills, 6 stationary bikes, 6 elliptical, 3 lower body and 6 upper body Nautilus Machines, Abdominal machine, Stability balls, Dumbbells, Exercise mats, Table tennis tables
All activities take place at Tokay Fitness Center For Seniors unless otherwise noted.
Fitness Equipment Orientation
Whether you are new to exercise or just need a refresher, contact center staff to set up a date and time to learn the details about our fitness equipment.
55+; Mon.-Fri.; Free
Senior Fitness Assessments
Have you ever wondered where your strength, flexibility, and cardiovascular stamina levels are supposed to be for someone your age? If so, contact staff to set up your personal Senior Fitness Assessment. This test includes seven normative based tests, and will give you a clearer idea where you are currently in your physical fitness journey. Please call to schedule your appointment today.
55+; Mon.-Fri.; Free;
Tai Chi for Arthritis
This program is based upon the Sun Style Tai Chi method & is easy to learn, effective, & safe. It improves flexibility, muscle strength, & integrates mind/body. Scientific studies have shown this program to significantly relieve pain & improve physical function. Best of all, the program is free! This program is co-sponsored by Mid-Carolina Council on Government.
55+; Please call 910-433-1414, for class dates and times.
CPR Certification Class
This class is held in compliance with the American Heart Association Heart Saver First Aid, CPR, & AED standards. Participants will receive a certification card upon successful completion of the course. Certification is effective for 2 years.
55+; Tues., July 11; 10:30 am-1:30 pm; Cost: $11
Tokay Senior Fitness Center Birthday Club
The Birthday Club has been established to recognize and celebrate member’s birthdays. Membership to the organization must be renewed annually. Birthday Club celebrations are held quarterly. Birthday celebrants will receive a birthday gift which has been purchased with funds paid by the club members. All participants are highly encouraged to bring a food item for the event. Dues are $15 annually. To register, please contact center staff.
- April, May. and June birthdays celebrated Fri., June 16; 11:30 am-1 pm (Held at Fayetteville Senior Center)
- July, Aug., & Sept. birthdays celebrated Fri., Sept. 16; 11:30 am-1 pm
- Oct., Nov., & Dec. birthdays celebrated Fri., Dec. 8; 11:30 am-1 pm
Tokay Rocker Thon
Join us for three hours of Zumba & Line Dancing, with door prizes/refreshments provided by our sponsoring agencies. All proceeds will benefit the Child Advocacy Center. The event will be held at Smith Recreation Center, 1520 Slater Ave.
55+; Thurs., July 20; 8-11 am
Are you looking for a low-impact fitness option? Newcomers are welcome. Registration is on-going, beginning the second weekday of every month.
55+; Wed.; 9-10 am; Fri.; 9:15-10:15 am; $30/month or $5/class
Chair Aerobics Class
This ever-popular class includes line dance, stretching, and chair aerobics. The line dance group, also known as the “Tokay Rockers,” performs at community events. Registration is on-going, beginning the second weekday of every month.
55+; Tues. and Thurs.; Session 1: 7:30-8:30 am; Session 2: 8:45-9:45 am; $10/month for one day/week (Tues. or Thurs.) or $20/session/month
Flexibility and cardiovascular line-dancing are the focus of this fast-paced class. Registration is on-going, beginning the second weekday of every month.
55+; Wed.; 7:30-8:30 am; $10/month; $5/month if enrolled in Chair Aerobics
Zumba is a dance fitness program that combines Latin and international music to make this weekly fitness opportunity an enjoyable diversion from your normal routine. Registration is on-going, beginning the second weekday of every month.
55+; Wed.; 10:15-11:15 am; $10/month
This advanced-level class includes floor work, weight-training, flexibility and cardio exercises. Registration is on-going, beginning the second weekday of every month.
55+; Fri.; 8:15-9 am; $15/month
Senior Adult Tennis Club
Grab your racket and get back into the swing of things! It’s never too late to start a sport that is great for all ages!
55+; Tues. and Thurs.; 9:30-11 am; Free
Tri T Table Tennis
55+; Tues.; 2 pm; Free
Blood Pressure and Immunizations
Walgreens-Skibo Road provides blood pressure screenings each month. TDAP, Influenza, Shingles, Pneumonia, Meningitis, and Hepatitis B vaccines are also available. Please contact the pharmacy in advance to ensure availability, payment/insurance information, and whether a prescription is necessary.
55+; 1st Tues. of each month; 8-10 am; Free
Ear Wax Screenings
55+; Tues.; March 8, May 10 and July 11; 8:30-10 am; Free
55+; Mon.; 9 am; B&B Bowling Lanes (2003 Fort Bragg Road); 3 games w/shoes for $6
55+; Thurs.; noon; North View Bowling Lanes (5307 Ramsey Street); 3 games w/shoes for $7.50