STRAUSSTOWN, Pa. -

A senior center is being located in northwestern Berks County.

Berks Encore said its seventh location will open Jan. 6 at the refurbished Strausstown Elementary School. That's near St. Joseph Medical Center's new urgent care on Route 183.

The center will offer exercise classes, knitting classes and bingo games. It'll also allow Berks Encore to expand its Meals on Wheels program.