Senior-Community Center

Northview Senior Center - Plainfield Community Center
5255 Grand River Drive NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

For programming information call (616) 365-6150 or visit
For rental information call (616) 363-9399.

The Plainfield Senior-Community Center is open Monday - Friday during the day exclusively for Northview Senior Citizen's programs. The center is also available to be rented on nights and weekends for family gatherings, parties, and other group events (See rental rates below).

If you are interested in renting this space, please contact Cathy Beattie at Parks & Recreation at (616) 363-9399, Monday - Friday 8:00am - 11:30am; 12:00pm - 4:00pm to make your reservation today!

All groups renting the Plainfield Senior-Community Center or the D.W. Richardson Park Pavilion, must be familiar with the Rules & Regulations for the Senior-Community Center.


Senior-Community Center & Pavilion Rental Rates

Wednesday - Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday or Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
D. W. Richardson Pavilion 
Sunday (not available Oct - April)
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Damage Deposit for Comm. Ctr.
$200.00 (refundable)
Damage Deposit for Pavilion
$100.00 (refundable)


The Northview Senior Citizens program has something for everyone! Northview Senior Citizens is an active and engaged group that welcomes all senior citizens to to become a part of its community. They offer a wide variety of programs and activities that take place both at the center and in the community. There is something for everyone!

The Northview Seniors organize weekly classes in exercise, crafts, wood working, card playing, Mah Jongg, choir, and many other activities. They also offer several monthly activities such book clubs, movies, a meal group, and monthly luncheons with entertainment. As if that wasn't enough, the Northview Seniors also offer lectures, classes, outings and day-trips! Most of these events take place right at the Senior-Community Center.

For more information about the Northview Senior Citizens and their programs, visit their website (click on the logo above) and sign up for their newsletter, or contact Christine Friedt, Program Director at 365-6150 or e-mail her (link below).