Senior Programs Advisory Board

Meetings

  • 9 to 11 a.m.
  • 2nd Thursday of every month
  • Located at each of the Senior Centers on a rotating basis, scroll down to see the 2020 meeting schedule.

Members

The Senior Programs Advisory Board (SPAB) consists of seven members appointed by the mayor, with the advice and consent of the City Council, and site members selected by Senior Programs participants as a representative of each senior program site and appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council. There is one member from each of the six city districts, one member at large, and site representative members elected from the:2016 Senior Programs Advisory Board Members

  • Benavidez Center
  • Eastside Center
  • Frank O'Brien Papen Center
  • Munson Center
  • Sage Café Center

See a list of the current SPAB members.

Duties & Responsibilities

The duties of the SPAB include reviewing business and operation of the City's senior centers, assisting staff in review and development of policies and procedures, and recommending regulations to City Council when the need arises. The Board is also the final say on any code of conduct violations or grievances of seniors that are brought before its members.

Concerns & Suggestions

You may contact any Advisory Board member by calling 575-528-3000 or emailing Senior Programs to discuss a problem, concern, or suggestion you may have regarding Senior Programs. The Advisory Board member will bring your concern to the appropriate staff member for prompt resolution.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs and Munson Center is to promote and enhance the physical, intellectual, social and creative well-being of individuals 50-plus in order to improve their quality of life.

2020 Meeting Schedule

DATE LOCATION ADDRESS PHONE
January 9 Frank O'Brien Papen Center 304 W. Bell Avenue 528-3000
February 13 Sage Café 6121 Reynolds Drive 528-3151
March 12 Benavidez Center 1045 McClure Road 541-2005
April 9 Eastside Center 310 N. Tornillo Street 528-3012
May 14 Munson Center 975 S. Mesquite 528-3000
June 11 Frank O'Brien Papen Center 304 W. Bell Avenue 528-3000
July 9 Sage Café 6121 Reynolds Drive 528-3151
August 13 Benavidez Center 1045 McClure Road 541-2005
September 10 Eastside Center 310 N. Tornillo Street 528-3012
October 8 Munson Center 975 S. Mesquite 528-3000
November 12 Frank O'Brien Papen Center 304 W. Bell Avenue 528-3000
December 10 Sage Café 6121 Reynolds Drive 528-3151