Mildred & Claude Pepper Senior Center

el comedor senior center in Sweetwater, FL

Address: 10600 S.W. 4th Street, Sweetwater, FL 33174
Phone: 305-552-1319

About the Senior Center

Known as "El Comedor" (Spanish for the "dining area") to locals for providing hot meals to hundreds of elderly Sweetwater residents, the Mildred & Claude Pepper Senior Center is owned and operated by the City of Sweetwater. The Senior Center has a dining area, two classroom-style areas with seating for over 30 persons, an entertainment room with a pool table, a bingo room, and a computer lab with free internet access.

Participants of the Senior Center enjoy daily activities funded by the City of Sweetwater:

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Live Music
  • Bingo Games
  • English Classes
  • Computer Classes
  • Hot Meals
  • Field Trips

As of 2014, the operating expenses for the Senior Center totaled $909,138.