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D.L. Hopkins Jr. Senior Center,
where Silver is Golden

206 James Collins Blvd, Duncanville, TX 75116

Hours of operation*
Monday – Thursday
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

* Hours are subject to change for special events and program activities. Please see the Golden Gazette for a schedule of activities.

Mission

Providing opportunities for older adults to continue being active and vital participants in their community.

Activities

Hopkins Senior Activity Center provides classes, programs, activities, and lunch for a seniors 60 years +. Classes include exercise, dance, ceramics and AARP defensive driving. In addition, we provide valuable community resources, health screenings, guest speakers, special entertainment including, but not limited to our Center Stage performance group and our musical choirs.

Come join us and play card games like Canasta, Dominos and much more! Bridge and Pinochle is played on Wednesday and the Champions Cove sponsors bingo monthly. If that’s not enough, come see a movie favorite at our “Movie Fridays” each 2nd Friday of the month where we serve popcorn and a soda for $.50 cents!

Smiles are contagious at the D.L. Hopkins, Jr. Senior Center.  Just look at Rashidah Madyun, Senior Center Supervisor, and Pat Weaver, ceramics instructor giving away smiles during the July 4th celebration.

Lunch Is Served

We serve lunch each Monday through Friday at 12 noon. Our meals are nutritious and delicious lunches designed for the older adult diet. Participants must be 60 years of age to have lunch.

We never charge for our lunches; however, we do suggest a donation of $1.00 each day.

Reservations for lunch may be placed two days in advance by calling: 

972-780-5073

Membership

The Senior Center charges a yearly membership fee for participants taking part in classes, programs or center activities.

  • Duncanville residents pay $ 15.00 yearly
  • Outside of Duncanville residents pay $ 20.00 per year
  • No membership is required for having lunch only

Transportation

Transportation is provided to the Senior Center either round trip or one way to and from residential homes daily for participants living within Duncanville city limits.

NOTE:  We do not offer transportation from memory care facilities, rehabilitation centers or any other assisted living facilities.

Reservations for transportation may be placed two (2) days in advance by calling:

972-780-5073