Senior Games is a holistic approach to keeping the body, mind, and spirit fit while enjoying the company of friends, family, spectators and volunteers.
Senior Games is a year-round health promotion program for persons age 55 and better.
Each spring Region K Senior Games hosts the local athletic and SilverArts competition. Residents of Franklin, Granville, Person, Vance, and Warren counties are eligible and encouraged to compete in Region K Senior Games.
• Basketball Shooting
• Football Throw
• Softball Throw
• Spin Casting
• Table Tennis
• 1 Mile Cycling
• 5K Cycling
• 10K Cycling
• Silver Striders Fun Walk
• 50 Meter Dash
• 100 Meter Dash
• 400 Meter Dash
• 1500 Meter Run
• 5K Run
• Running Long Jump
• Standing Long Jump
“A celebration of the creative spirit.”
SilverArts embraces a philosophy which strives to keep seniors healthy, active and involved. It provides a stage to display the creative talents of the Visual, Heritage, Literary and Performing Arts. Encouragement and recognition of creative potential and accomplishment is the goal.
Some of categories for entries are:
• Visual Arts
Acrylic, Drawing, Oil, Photography, Watercolor, Pastels, Sculpture, Mixed Media
• Literary Arts
Essays/Articles, Poems, Life Experience, Short Story
• Performing Arts
Comedy/Drama, Dance, Line Dance, Instrumental, Vocal
• Heritage Arts
Basket Weaving, Crocheting, Jewelry, Needlework, Tatting, Needlelace, Tole Painting, Weaving, Wood Carving, Woodworking, Wood Turning, China Painting, Hooked Rugs, Knitting, Pottery, Quilting, Stained Glass
How Can I Get Involved?
Contact the coordinating agency in the county where you reside (listed below,) call Local Coordinator Melissa Catlett at 252-436-2040, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Franklin County Department of Aging
127 Shannon Village, Louisburg, NC 27549
Granville County Senior Services
P.O. box 1287, Oxford, NC 27565
Henderson – Vance Recreation & Parks Department
P.O. Box 1556, Henderson, NC 27536
Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments
P.O. Box 709, Henderson, NC 27536
Person County Council on Aging
P.O. Box 764, Roxboro, NC 27573
Vance County Senior Center
126 S. Garnett St., Henderson, NC 27536
Warren County Senior Center
435 W. Franklin St., Warrenton, NC 27589
Region K Senior Games… Come Play With Us!!!