Senior Programs

Banta Center

Banta is an enrichment center where adults aged 50 and older can participate in a variety of activities and make friends! The center offers several programs that include four types of card games, dominoes, chess, backgammon, knitting, crocheting, exercise classes, retiree support groups and more.

Banta is a Northwest Indiana Community Action nutrition site that serves hot, nutritious lunches Monday - Friday at 11:15am. Lunches are complimentary to anyone 60 and older, though a voluntary contribution of $1.50 is suggested. Reservations for the lunches must be made at least two business days ahead by calling 219-462-1301.


For more information or a to take a tour, please contact the Banta Center at:
605 Beech St.
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Ph: 219.462.1301

Banta Health & Wellness Fair

Join us at the Banta Center, 603 Beech Street, on Friday, July 29th 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. for free health screenings, refreshments, and more.  All ages welcome.  For more information contact Cathy Ellis at 219-510-4861.  Sponsored by Life Care Center of Valparaiso.  
Click here for a printable flier.

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