The Kernodle Senior Center is closed to the public until further notice. All classes, events and activities are also cancelled at least through May 8th. The City of Burlington will continue to evaluate and modify the closure and cancellation schedule as necessary. For complete info on the City's response to CORVID-19 click here.

Click here to check out some virtual resources for seniors to stay active and engaged while staying safe at home. 

John Robert Kernodle Senior Center
1535 S. Mebane St.

The John Robert Kernodle Senior Center offers an array of activity for all senior adults age 55 and over. From dinner and lunch socials to athletic events and trips. The Center includes an extensive exercise facility and first class meeting rooms. It is within walking distance to City Park, the Splash Park, Aquatics Center and Burlington Tennis Center.

View the newsletter and calendar:

  • May-June Newsletter
  • May-June Calendar
    All programs, classes and activities listed are subject to change or cancellation based on the evolving response to COVID-19. Please call the Senior Center with questions: 336-222-5135.

Covered Dish Birthday Bingo


  1st Wednesday of each month 
  1pm for covered dish & 2pm for Bingo 
  Ages: 55 and over | Cost: Free 
  Bring a covered dish for lunch and enjoy bingo after.