CARL GIPSON CENTER

The Carl Gipson Center offers a safe and caring environment of continued learning and social interaction, with approximately 20,000 square feet of dedicated facility space for Everett citizens and members of the surrounding community to enjoy.

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  • Free coffee, decaf, and tea every day until noon

  • Free treats for members every Monday until 11am

Welcome!

3025 Lombard Ave

Everett WA 98201

425.818.2784

OPEN

Mon - Thurs  / 8:30am - 5:30pm

Saturday  / 8:30am - 4pm

$25 annual fee  (financial assistance available)

Daily lunch provided by Homage

Mon - Thurs /  11:30am - 12:30pm​

Fri / 11am: takeaway service only

Amenities include:

  • 8-piece adaptive cardio equipment and free weights

  • Glacier Peak billiards room

  • Game & puzzle room

  • Lending library

  • Expansive lobby with free wifi

  • Parking tag included with membership

Activities

Clog Dance - Beginner | Sat | 10:00-11:00AM | Mt. Rainier (10 week session ends 6/25)

Clog Dance - Intermediate | M | 10:00-11:30AM | Mt. Rainier

Forever Fit | M,T,W,Th | 9:30-10:15AM | Cascade View

Gipson Walkers | Tu | 10:30-11:30AM | Meet in Lobby | May-August

Hula Dance | Th | 1:00-2:30PM | Mt. Rainier  (*On hold until Fall 2022)

Table Tennis | M: 9:00AM-4:00PM; W: 11:00AM-5:00PM; Sat: 9:00AM-4:00PM | Mt. Baker/Mt. St. Helens

Yoga Stretch | M,W | 10:30-11:15AM | Cascade View

Zumba Gold |Tu,Th | 10:30-11:15AM | Cascade View

Member Bingo | Mon | 12:30-2:30PM | Prices vary 

Community Bingo | 3rd Saturday of Month (Dec: 1st Saturday)

Greg Font, Singer | M,T | 11:30AM-12:30PM | Cascade View

Red, White & Blue BBQ | Last Wednesday in June | 11:00AM – 2:00PM | North Courtyard

Veteran Stand Down | 9/29/22 | 9:00AM-4:00PM | Center

Veteran’s Day USO Dance | 11/11/22 | 1:00-4:30PM | Cascade View

Wintertide Celebration at the Gipson Center | 12/3/22 & 12/4/22 | Times TBD | Center

Calming Coloring | W | 9:00AM-2:00PM | Table Near Game Room

Craft Group | 2nd & 4th Sat | 10:00-11:30AM | Mt. Adams

Duplicate Bridge | W | 10:30AM-3:00PM | Mt. Adams

Hand & Foot Canasta | Tu | 9:30-11:30 AM | Mt. St. Helens

Gipson Genealogy Club | 1st Wed of Month | 1:00-2:30PM | Mt. Olympus

Gipson Green Thumb (Gardening) Club | Th | 10:30-11:30AM | North Courtyard

Knit Wits | Th | 9:00AM-2:00PM | Table Near Game Room

Party Bridge | Th | 1:00-4:00PM | Mt. Adams

Pinochle | Tu: 1:00-3:00PM & Th: 12:30-4 PM | Mt. Baker

Project Linus | 2nd Tu | 11:30AM-2:30PM | Mt Rainier

Spanish Club | T | 12:00-1:00PM | Conference table near Mt. Si

Woodcarving | Th | 1:00-3:00PM | Mt. St Helens

AA | Tu | 1:00-2:00 PM | Mt. Olympus
Al-Anon | Tu | 11:00AM-12:00PM | Mt. Olympus
Black Seniors Community Outreach Group by Homage | Tu | 10AM-1PM | Mt. Baker

Brain Injury Support Group | 2nd Sa | 1:30-3:00pm
Current Issues Discussion Group | 1st & 3rd Th | 1:00-2:30PM | Mt. Olympus

Meaningful Day | W | 10:00AM-2:00pm | Mt. Adams
Pandemic Blues | 2nd & 4th Th | 10:30-11:30AM | Lobby

Elder Abuse Advocate | 1st & 3rd Thursdays | 9:00-11:00AM | Lobby

Mental Health Access | Homage | 1st and 3rd Th | 9:40AM-1:30PM | Free | Offered to Snohomish county residents age 60 and over. For more information or to make an appointment, contact 425-290-1246.

Mental Health Access | Lou Ann Carter, MSW, LICSW | 3rd Sat of the month | 9:00AM - 1:00PM | Open to all Gipson Center Members.
SHIBA Medicare Guidance with Tom Russell | 2nd and 4th Wednesday| 10:00AM-12:00PM | Free | Register at Member Services.

Smartphone Assistance | 3rd Tu | 2:00-3:15PM | Mt. Olympus

8/18 | Kayak Point | 11:30AM-4:30PM | $35

8/17 | Liz Stenning, Executive Director | Downtown Everett Association

8/24 | Jerri Wood, Community Outreach Manager | Alzheimer’s Association

9/14 | Cassie Franklin, Mayor | City of Everett

9/28 | Kat Soper, Communications Director | Port of Everett

Get the Gazette

The Gipson Gazette is a monthly newsletter to keep you informed about what's happening at the Center!

If you missed it in your email, read a copy here.

Lunch

Lunch provided by Homage 11:30am - 12:30pm Mon-Thurs in the Cascade View room and available for takeaway on Friday.

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Room Rentals

Volunteers of America Western Washington (VOAWW) makes the Carl Gipson Center available for rent during non-peak hours. Rates vary by use and duration.

Group A

  • Private parties

  • Exclusive events or activities

  • Business, political, or for-profit events​

- Weddings

- Receptions

- Company party

- Election night party

Ex:

- Weddings

- Receptions

- Company party

- Election night party

Group B

  • Nonprofit Organizations

  • Schools

  • Civic or Volunteer Organizations

- School PTA auction

- Orchestra concert with ticket charge

- Rotary Club banquet

Group C

  • Reserved for mission-aligned or partner organizations holding events/activities that are free to the community

  • Requires Director approval

- Theatre production, free and open to the community

- Resource fair

- Free event or activity for seniors

Calculator provided for informational purposes only. Actual charges subject to change and calculated at time of rental. Deposits may be required.

Parking

Parking

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Gipson Center Staff

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Cory Armstrong-Hoss

Director

Contact Cory for:

  • Partnerships

  • Public Relations

  • Speaker Series

  • Fundraising

  • Special Programs & Services

  • COVID-19 Protocols

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Gul Subaykan

Operations Manager

425-818-2744

gsubaykan@voaww.org

Contact Gul for:

  • Membership

  • Volunteers

  • Financial Assistance

  • Community Events

  • Parking

  • Outreach

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Lucia Gallo

Hospitality Coordinator

425-818-2748

lgallo@voaww.org

Contact Lucia for:

  • Rentals

  • Carl's Café

  • Coffee & Tea Service

  • Meals

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Cora Koffski

Activities Coordinator

425-818-2372

ckoffski@voaww.org

Contact Cora for:

  • Activities

  • Programs

  • Fitness Classes

  • Trips

  • Services for Seniors

PROUD SERVICE PARTNERS
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