Friends of AgingFind it at the Center

The Leon Mann, Jr. Enrichment Center host a variety of services and activities that help maintain wellness and independence for older adults. The Center also has a fitness room with state of the art equipment that can be calibrated for low-impact workouts. Our Congregate Nutrition Program is served daily at 11:30 am.

Below is just a small sample schedule of the many offerings you’ll find at the Center. A more detailed monthly activity calendar can be found at Carteret County Department of Aging’s webpage under Quick Links.

Supported Resources

Need help finding a service? The Leon Mann, Jr. Enrichment Center is your one-stop-shop to find everything you need to access public/private resources for yourself, your family, or your friends. Please call 252-247-2626 to speak to an expert.

Carteret County Department of Aging Services at the Leon Mann, Jr. Enrichment Center

  • Support Groups at LMEC
  • Visually Impaired Support Group
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing Support Group
  • Caring for Older Adults and Caregiver at Home (COACH)

On-site Visiting Services at LMEC

  • Blood pressure checks
  • Legal Aid
  • End of Life Coaliation
  • AARP Tax Aide

Center Activities

Below is a small list of weekly activities that our center offers. For a more extensive list of activities please visit our Activity Calendar.

Monday

9:30 am – Blood Pressure Checks *1st and 3rd Mondays of the month
10:00 am – Tai Chi
11:00 am – Flexercise

Tuesday

9:00 am – Tai Chi for Arthritis
9:00 am – Twisted Sisters knitting group
9:00 am – Zumba
9:00 am – Blood Pressure Checks *2nd Tuesday of the month
10:30 am – Health & Wellness seminars *various Tuesdays throughout the month
10:30 am – Woo Ball
10:30 am – Senior Pharmacy *4th Tuesday of the month
12:30 pm – Line Dancing Class –Intermediate
2:00 pm – Yoga

Wednesday

9:00 am – Tai Chi for Arthritis
10:00 am – Arts and Crafts class
10:00 am – Flexercise *class begins on 10:30am on the first Wednesday of the month
12:30 pm – Moments of Our Lives
12:30 pm – Line Dance Class – Beginners
1:00 pm – Visually Impaired Support Group *2nd and 3rd Wednesday of the month
1:30 pm – Line Dance Club
2:00 pm – Chair Yoga

Thursday

9:00 am – Twisted Sisters knitting group
9:00 am – Zumba
3:30 pm – Cheerleading

Friday

11:00 am – Flexercise
11:30 am – Legal Services *1st Friday of the month
11:45 am – Caring for Older Adults and Caregiver at Home (COACH) Support Group *2nd Friday of each month