James Valley Community Center

The James Valley Community Center (JVCC) is a multi-generational community focal point for services and programs in Mitchell and the surrounding area. The JVCC is a City of Mitchell facility that is dedicated to providing participants with a variety of leisure, recreational, cultural and educational activities in a safe, comfortable and welcoming environment. The JVCC also houses the city offices of Palace Transit, Mitchell Volunteer Program, and Senior Meals.

There are a variety of recreational organized senior-oriented programs available, such as:
  • Arts and crafts
  • Bingo
  • Cards
  • Classes
  • Computers
  • Dancing
  • Darts
  • Exercise
  • Horse shoes
  • Movies
  • Pool
  • Shuffle board and much more


Any person 18 years of age may become a member and participate in activities held at the JVCC by simply filling out the Membership Form and paying the yearly dues. The option to become a lifetime member is also available for individuals age 50 and older.


  • Bus Trip Discounts
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Rental Discount
  • Mitchell Businesses Discount Card
  • Use of Facility and Activities
Note: All Non-Members must pay $1 each time he/she participates in a JVCC activity (excluding Bingo).

Lunch & Transportation

The JVCC also offers a daily Lunch Nutrition Program and Transportation to and from the center.
Note: You do not need to be a member of the JVCC to participate in the Nutrition or Transportation programs.