Welcome to the Byrum-Porter Senior Center

Welcome to the Byrum-Porter Senior Center

Welcome to the Byrum-Porter Senior CenterWelcome to the Byrum-Porter Senior CenterWelcome to the Byrum-Porter Senior Center

Come enjoy a free cup of freshly brewed coffee with us.

Who we are

Joy George


Executive Director

Sheri Link


Program/Tour Manager

Michelle Lewis: Facilities  

Roger Trice: Facilities  

Linda Lefrancois: Office Assistant

Daisy Eden: Office Assistant

What we like to do.

Fitness after 50 & Yoga


We now offer FREE exercise and yoga classes 4 days a week!

Fitness after 50: Tuesday and Thursdays from 9 am to 10 am.  

Yoga: Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am to 11 am. 

Evening Classes!

Monday and Wednesday from 5:30 - 6:30 pm


Tai Chi will be starting later this year with Sheri and Mary

Classes are taught by Sheri Link, who is a Certified Instructor, and the courses are based on the techniques of an Evidence Based course called SAIL. Modifications can be be made for all fitness levels! 

Thursday Night Dances


Come dance to the great tunes by The Good Time Charlie Band every Thursday night

Kitchen opens at 5:00 pm        Music starts at 7 pm

Theme Dances

February 6th   Roaring 20s

February 13th     Valentine's Dance

February 20th    Mardi Gras

February 27th   Birthday Celebration

We love to travel


Our 2020 Trips

Sign up has started on all trips.


Charleston Discovery Trip May 18-23

Niagara Falls-Toronto September 6-12

Albuquerque & Santa Fe October 11-19

$75 non-refundable deposit required to hold your place

Alaskan Cruise May 12-23 


Explore Tuscany October 29-November 6 


 Stop by the center to pick up a brochure, check the websites or 

call us about the trips    .615-654-3161

Where we like to go.

Sign up now! Seats fill up fast!


 Day Trips and Mystery Lunches

Come Join Us 

We have a day trip scheduled to fun and educational destination

Van cost varies  depending on trip location.

Sign up sheets available at center for both trips

February 19th

Van trip to White House Inn Museum

Departure time is 11 am

February 24th

Mystery Lunch trip

Departure time is 11 am

Where will we go this month? 

Call (615)654-3161 

for more information about either trip

First 14 paid participants ride in the van.  

Our favorite activities.

We have a lot going on!

We have painting classes, Birthday Bingo, Nursing Home visits, and Monthly Pot Lucks. Feel free to stop by the center or call for more information. We welcome all friendly faces!

Dance Lessons

Dance lessons are an ongoing event held here about every two weeks or when they are requested (as time permits).  

Local day trips

Our Byrum-Porter Bus takes day trips.  Every month brings a new trip, so be sure to check our newsletter for the latest information.

Card Games, Puzzles, and more!

Come join us play card games or work on a puzzle! We have a lot of things to pick from.

Exercise and Health

We offer Fitness after 50 and Yoga, free of charge. We also offer monthly Massages and Foot care, appointment only. Give us a call for more information.


We mail a monthly newsletter (including a calendar of events) to all of our participants. 

If you have not signed up yet, please let us know so we can add your name to our mailing list. There is NO CHARGE for membership.

Call or stop by to sign up today!

Contact Us

Get Involved!

Byrum-Porter Senior Center

9123 Tennessee Highway 49, Orlinda, Tennessee 37141, United States

(615) 654-3161


Open today

08:00 am – 04:00 pm

Mon - Fri: 8 am to 4 pm

Saturday: closed unless event is scheduled

Sunday: closed