Senior Resources @ The Lourie Center

We are delighted to share the exciting news of a unification with The Lourie Center, a local non-profit providing health and wellness services for older adults. Through this unification, we are poised to increase accessibility, leverage the successes of our existing programs, and enhance administrative efficiency. Our combined efforts will serve as a catalyst for progress, enabling us to better meet the evolving needs of the community we proudly serve.

Mark your calendars for the momentous occasion of our unification with The Lourie Center on August 1, 2023.

In the spirit of continuous improvement, plans are already underway to enhance The Lourie Center facility and expand the array of activities offered. With these exciting developments, we are dedicated to providing older adults in and around Columbia with an enriched environment where they can truly flourish and thrive. We eagerly look forward to continuing our unwavering commitment to serving Richland County’s seniors, now with the invaluable collaboration and support of our friends at The Lourie Center.

Your Path to Wellness!

Are you ready to embrace an active and fulfilling lifestyle, tailored specifically for older adults? Look no further than The Lourie Center, your ultimate destination for senior wellness. We are passionate about helping individuals aged 50 and above discover the joys of staying fit, healthy, and engaged.

Why Choose The Lourie Center?

  1. Personalized Approach: At The Lourie Center, we understand that each person has unique needs and goals. Our fitness, cultural, and educational programs bring a holistic approach to wellness.
  2. Diverse Fitness Programs: We offer a wide range of fitness programs, classes, and activities to cater to your interests and abilities. From low-impact aerobics and yoga to aqua therapy and Tai Chi, our classes are designed to promote flexibility, balance, and overall well-being.
  3. Social Connection: The Lourie Center is not just a place to work out; it’s a community where you can build meaningful connections. Join our group outings, engage in friendly competitions, or simply enjoy a cup of coffee with fellow members. We foster an environment that encourages social interaction and support.
  4. Cultural and Educational Experiences: Expand your horizons with meaningful art and culture classes from world-class instructors. We bring you relevant topics and continuing education that brings the world to life; right here from the comfort of your senior center.
  5. Fun and Engaging Activities: Fitness should be enjoyable! At The Lourie Center, we organize regular events and workshops that encompass a variety of interests, such as cooking classes, art therapy, and guest speaker sessions. You’ll always find something exciting to participate in.

Don’t let age be a barrier to your well-being and vitality. Experience The Lourie Center difference today!


Membership at The Lourie Center is open to active adults fifty (50) years and older. This is YOUR center, a place to focus on your health and happiness. Make new friends. Learn a new skill. Improve your lifestyle.

Interested in becoming a member? Stop by and visit. We will be happy to give you a tour and answer your questions. Come try a class or two. Your first day at The Lourie Center is free! Most of our classes are ongoing, drop-in style. Call us if you have any questions about classes.

You will love our clean, modern facility, enthusiastic instructors, and welcoming atmosphere.

August Class Schedule

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Donations are accepted through our form where you can choose “The Lourie Center” in the Designation area.

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Contact Information

The Lourie Center
1650 Park Circle
Columbia, SC 29201

Call us at 803.252.7734 to schedule a tour and learn more about our membership options.

Rediscover the joys of an active lifestyle at The Lourie Center—where age is just a number!