Ely Senior Center

Providing a welcoming space to enhance social, civic, and recreational activities for the greater Ely community while protecting and enhancing the interests of area senior citizens.


BINGO: Wednesdays 1-4 pm

CARD GAMES: bridge, smear, pinochle

HEALTH PROGRAMS: exercise, cooking, support

Everyone is Welcome

Membership is only $20

Our open hours vary daily.

View our Activity Calendar below

27 S 1st Ave E


Activity Calendar for the Senior Center

Main Hall activites in RED
Meeting Room activities in BLUE

Stay active, join the Senior Center.

Email: elyseniorcenter@gmail.com or call: 218-235-6141 for more details. 

Rent our spaces for your activites or events. 
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Senior Center

Main Hall

Meeting Room

Commercial Kitchen

Rental Application Form

Use our Online Form

Stop by the Ely Senior Center

Here is a sheet to help calculate your fees.  Remember, fees are ALWAYS negotiable! 

** If your event has more than 100 people, you will be charged an additional $50 cleaning fee. **

Main Hall

$100 for the first 2 HOURS
$25 EACH additional hour

Meeting Room


Commercial Kitchen

MUST have ServSafe certification. 

$50  Kitchen Space: NO EQUIPMENT
$35 per hour - Kitchen Equipment 

Kitchen Rental

Kitchen - $50
For the Space Only - Kitchen Equipment NOT included

Kitchen Equipment - $35/hour
MUST rent Kitchen to use Kitchen Equipment

Additional Info

To use the kitchen, a ServSafe certificate is required.

If alcoholic beverages will be served, a Certificate of Insurance is required.  

Purchase insurance (to serve alcohol) from www.theeventhelper.com#HE9Ee0 

Insurance cost varies by type of event and number of attendees from $120 to $235. 

Ely Senior Center

27 S 1st Ave E
Ely, MN. 55731

Email: elyseniorcenter@gmail.com
Call or Text: 218-235-6141