Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center

Senior center moving to Downtown Auburn

The Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center is approaching July with a new vision of the future after signing a lease on Downtown Auburn office space. The senior center’s move end ...

Looking for the Greatest Generation? Find a pinochle game

Looking for a few members of the Greatest Generation? Look no further than your friendly neighborhood pinochle game. At North Auburn’s Multipurpose Senior Center, the crew ...

Costs considered key to North Auburn community center study

What cost a community center? With the prospect of a $100,000 feasibility study on a joint senior-community center in North Auburn moving forward, construction and operating costs ...

Reader input: Senior center lease not feasible

I have been asking questions and gathering information on what progress has been made on the Multipurpose Senior Center. I found that it is not prudent or feasible to rent or lease ...

Reader Input: Senior center as vital focal point

A senior center in Auburn is significant and essential. According to the National Council on Aging, a senior center serves as a “community focal point, where older adults c ...

Another View: What will we do when our senior center is gone?

It has been stated that our Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center is scheduled to be demolished at the end of 2014, and there is no replacement (approximately 10,000 square feet) avail ...

North Auburn senior center in continued quandary over Costco

While discussions continue between Placer County and Costco on a potential lease of land in North Auburn for a warehouse store, the future of the non-profit Auburn Multipurpose Sen ...

North Auburn senior center has lingering Costco concerns

A center for senior citizens in North Auburn continues to consider its options in the face of a possible relocation to make way for a Costco store. Barbara Crowell, director of th ...

Reader Input: Seniors being treated shabbily

To (Placer County) Supervisors and (Auburn) City Council: I do not understand your ways. How can you take away from the Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center (“North Auburn Cos ...

Reader input: Have a plan before acting

I can only know what I read in the Auburn Journal. At present, my understanding (and please correct me if I am wrong) is that the county is considering the sale (or lease) of some ...

Would Costco chip in for North Auburn senior center move?

  Talks are ongoing about a possible move by Costco to land at North Auburn’s Placer County Government Center that would displace the Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center. ...

Is Auburn getting older?

With declining school enrollments, the expected close of a birthing center, two proposed senior communities and more seniors at Auburn’s Senior Center, is the community’s popul ...

49 Fire victims come together to heal

A year later, the 49 Fire is still fresh in the minds of the many people who saw their houses go up in flames in a matter of minutes. About 70 people – most of them victims who h ...

Feds pulling plug on analog TV Friday

A day away from the analog-to-digital TV transition, Auburn’s Martin Maxwell is left wondering just how well the much-ballyhooed switch will really help him and other antenna use ...