15372 K Road, Mayetta, KS 66509 | P. 785-966-0040
In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, the Fire Keepers Elder Center is not available for on-site activity until further notice. Meals are available by curbside pickup 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or by doctor-approved home delivery. Orders must be received by 10 a.m. – contact 785-966-8093.
The Firekeepers Elder Center provides a place for community elders to come together.
The Center is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The facility is equipped with a game room with pool tables, a craft room, a sitting room for visiting and tv watching, access to gym equipment, a yearly garden, and other scheduled activities. Each summer the program coordinates a trip for the Elders to attend the annual Potawatomi Gathering.
Approximately 120 nutritious lunches are served to community members each day. Meal delivery is available to home-bound seniors on the reservation. Each month a special birthday meal is prepared to celebrate senior birthdays. Potawatomi Tribal Fire Department provides free blood pressure and sugar level checks starting at 11:15 a.m. each day.
- September 2020 Lunch Menu – Lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Monthly Calendars for all community services can be found by selecting, “Community” from the menu bar, and then selecting “Community Calendars.”