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Latest News

The Handicap Lift is out of service for an indefinite period of time. An effort will be made to accommodate those who need assistance.

Learning Opportunities
Jenks Learning Connection Flyer & Sign-up Sheet
Computer Skills
Evening Lecture Series

Meet Me at The Jenks: The Video

Walter Finneran Photo Collection


Contact Us

109 Skillings Road Winchester, MA 01890 Phone: (781) 721-7136 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Community Links

Cummings Foundation


Admin on Aging

Aging Research

Win Community

Public Library

Town of Winchester

Social Security

MIT Age Lab

800 Age Info

Housing & Mortgages for Seniors

Jenks Closing Policy

When the Winchester Schools are closed due to weather or town-wide emergencies, the Jenks Center is also closed. Check your TV stations for weather-related school closings.

Please note that the Jenks Center remains open during the regularly scheduled school vacations.

Winchester Jenks Center

ReJenks Kicks Off

On a frigid February evening members of the Winchester Community joined the ReJenks Committee to kick off the Capital Campaign for renovation of the Jenks Center. Additional photos may be viewed at

Q & A Regarding the Jenks Center Renovation

“What is the schedule for renovations?”
February to July: install elevator, build an ADA compliant bathroom off the Pond Room, renovate the Pond Room kitchen, and areas on the lower level. During this period the lower level and the area between the Pond Room and the offices will be closed and guests will need to go outside to move from the Pond Room to other areas of the center.

July to Mid-August: Renovate the Pond Room.

Mid-August to Mid-October: Rebuild the Lobby.

Mid-October to December: Renovate the Jenks room, main floor bathrooms and meeting rooms.

“Who can I go to with new questions?”
Please send an e-mail to