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Senior Center
Photo of the Senior Center exteriorThe Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Center is an attractive 22,000 square foot facility for persons over the age of 50. It is not necessary to be a resident of St. Joseph to enjoy use of the center. Parking and access to the center is convenient for users. Approximately 55 groups and organizations meet either daily, weekly, monthly, or quarterly. Some groups have their own membership requirements and/or fees, however, the center does not have a membership fee.

Cafeteria Menu
Cafeteria Menu Next Month
Activities Calendar
Activity Fees
Dance Calendar
Dance Calendar Next Month
Facility Rental Information

Learn more about the senior centers highlights and challenges in 2018 by reading our year in review.

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Exercise Room

The fitness center at the Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Center is a 2288 square foot room with 24 pieces of equipment including strength and cardio equipment.

Fitness Center Hours
Fitness Center Fees


Some of the services include:
  • Information and Referral
  • DVD Movies
  • Photo Copies
  • Fitness Center
  • Computer Lab - The center has 8 computers along with internet access for club members. Training is available through the Computer Users Group. Wireless internet is also available to club members. Members may bring their own device.
  • Billiards, 8-ball, Snooker
  • Table Shuffleboard, Table Tennis
  • Cafeteria open to all ages. Lunch served. See link to menu above.
  • Total Body Workout, Tai chi, Yoga classes, Cardio Body Sculpting.
  • Retirement Groups
  • 5 Hours of Free Parking
  • Special Events
  • Bridge and Pinochle Playing
  • 10 point Pitch
  • Mahjongg
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • JRP Kitchen Band
  • Volunteer Opportunities


    Contact Us
    Ann Toloso-Salanky

    100 S. 10th St.
    St. Joseph, MO 64501

    Ph: 816-271-4666
    Fx: 816-271-4735

    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Evenings and Saturdays

    Fitness Center
    8 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.

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