Events




Radio City Trip will sell out fast! Call 201-460-1600 to reserve your spot NOW!



We are back and excited to be going on our last trip of the Summer! 
Seats are limited and will fill up fast! 
Please call 201-460-1600 to sign up.  











Join us as we partner with Rutherford Police Department and the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office on Monday, July 19, 2021 at 11 AM at the 55 Kip Center to present Self Defense with Detective Al Anderson.
Now is the time to focus on physical and mental awareness related to self defense. Please join Detective Al Anderson, Sergeant Julie Ann Zeigler, and other members of #RutherfordPD for this informative session.
There is no cost to attend. However, registration is required.


Casino Night is a spectacular night out, for an amazing cause! Please join the 55 Kip Center staff and invite your friends along too, for an evening of fun and excitement! You will enjoy a Hot and Cold Buffet and 4-hour Open Bar. 50/50 Raffle tickets will be sold, and fabulous raffle prizes will be pulled.
Casino Night Tickets: $80 per person and includes $200 in Kip Kash (play money) if purchased by October 1st.
Call the Center for more info, tickets and/or sponsorship opportunities. 201-460-1600


Attend
55 Kip Center
’s informative workshop this Thursday, May 6th at 11:00am, hosted by Bergen County Surrogate, Michael R. Dressler. Topics of discussion are wills, probate court, administration of an estate, power of attorney, medical directives and much more. Call today to sign up - limited seats available. 201-460-1600.


55 Kip Center
is hosting a Cinco De Mayo Show with Manny on Friday, May 7th, 12 Noon -1:00pm. Limited seating! Show will also be on Zoom and Facebook Live. Please call 201-460-1600 to reserve your seat or get the info for Facebook Live,
or Zoom link.
*COVID-19 guidelines are followed*


Join
55 Kip Center
’s complimentary Tech Class with Ross on Wednesday, MAY 5th, from 1:00-2:00pm.
You will quickly learn how to use Facebook and social media apps on a Smartphone and iPad.
Call 201-460-1600 for more info and to hold your spot.


We are back and excited to be going on our first trip of the year! 
Seats are limited and will fill up fast! 
Please call 201-460-1600 to sign up.  


BODY STRENGTHENING CLASSES are BACK, with two of your favorite instructors, Dina Ford and Melissa Brown. 
Join one of these Complimentary Classes today: Call 201-460-1600 or stop by the Kip Center.

Body Strengthening
Dina Ford - Wednesday & Friday 9:00-10:00 or 10:00-11:00am
May 5,7,12,14,19,21,26,28

Melissa Brown - Monday & Thursday 9:00-10:00am or 10:00-11:00am
May 3,6,10,13,17,20,24,27

Members will be allowed to sign up for (1) class but must be committed to both days. 
Spots are limited and they do fill up quick!
All COVID-19 guidelines are followed. 
These classes are partially funded by a grant from Bergen County Community Development.


is offering complimentary Senior Balance Class with Physical Therapist Chris Ford, on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:00 pm. All are welcome - Try it, you’re going to love it! But please sign up in advance limited spots available! Call the Center, or stop in: 201-460-1600. All COVID-19 guidelines are followed.



Healthy Grab and Go Bags are delivered by volunteers or picked up at
55 Kip Center
. Bags are filled with yogurt, pancakes, waffles, whole grain French toast, fresh fruit, milk, cheese, cereal and more. Every week the bag also contains flyers with upcoming events or information. The Grab and Go Bags are partially funded through a generous grant by
For more information on this or any other programs at Kip Center, please call 201-460-1600.

B-I-N-G-O! 
55 Kip Center
 is slowly and safely adding programs and activities to our schedule. Want to hear more? Contact the friendly staff at Kip Center: 201-460-1600.

The 
55 Kip Center
 knitting and crocheting group is back at the Center. 
They make sure to mask up and socially distance. 
We are so happy to have our groups returning.



is offering complimentary Senior BELLY DANCING CLASSES with instructor Kathy Rizzo, on Wednesdays at 11:30am. All are welcome - Try it, you’re going to love it! Attend once or come every week, but please sign up in advance! Call the Center, or stop in: 201-460-1600. All COVID-19 guidelines are followed.


What better way to celebrate World Health Day, than to have your BLOOD PRESSURE checked by
55 Kip Center
’s favorite Nurse, Kathryn McAuliffe,RN.
Stop by every Wednesday between 10am-12 noon starting April 7th! We can’t wait to see you!


’s Senior Tech Academy complimentary iPad Classes start on Wednesday, April 7 at 1pm. Join instructor Ross, for this special 4 week class, and easily learn how stay connected. We have iPads you can borrow or bring your own.
Call 201-460-1600 to secure your space.



URGENT: Volunteers Needed

posted Jan 19, 2016, 7:54 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Apr 12, 2021, 8:30 AM by Gerarda Eustache ]

55 Kip Center Home Friends - volunteers provide escort for essential transportation needs including doctor appointments and grocery shopping. Volunteers will also provide food shopping for those unable to shop for themselves. A little of your time can make a BIG difference in the life of a senior in Bergen County! For more information on this program or to become a volunteer, please call Cathy Baviello at 201-460-1600.  This program is partially funded by the Bergen County Division of Senior Services.

55 Kip Gift Certificate

posted Dec 11, 2015, 10:10 AM by Charlene Mariano   [ updated Sep 29, 2017, 11:11 AM ]

Looking for a last minute gift?  55 Kip Center Gift Certificates make the perfect gift for a member who takes classes, eats meals at the Center, attends special events or goes on trips! Certificates can be purchased at any denomination and for any occasion!   Newly added Kip Apparel can also be purchased with gift certificate!

Daily Voice does an article on our 30th Anniversary!

posted Sep 10, 2015, 8:22 AM by Charlene Mariano   [ updated Sep 10, 2015, 8:27 AM ]

Great article about 55 Kip Center in the Daily Voice!  Please check out the link below!


WPIX Segment on our Knitters and Operation Wounded Warrior

posted Nov 13, 2014, 11:35 AM by Charlene Mariano   [ updated Feb 22, 2020, 9:25 AM by Gerarda Eustache ]

Unfortunately, the segment WPIX's Andrew Ramos did with our Knitters who knit for Operation Wounded Warriors was not shown on Veteran's Day as planned. However, this is the link to the segment.

PIX 11 Visits 55 Kip Center!

posted Aug 10, 2014, 8:13 PM by Administrative Account   [ updated Aug 10, 2014, 8:16 PM ]

PIX 11's Andrew Ramos visited The Kip Center in May to solicit some sage advice from its members! 

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