55 and Over | Classes and Programs

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About Our 55 & Over Programs

Whether you are working, semi-retired, or retired, a variety of great leisure, educational and personal development opportunities are available for you through the 55 and Over Activities Program at the Community Center. The 55 and Over Activities Program offers activities that encourage and support health, creativity, and social interaction for active adults age 55 and older. Why not take the time to try something new? Click here for a complete list of programs in our Activities Guide.

Class & Program Spotlights

 

Game Room Open Play

The Game Room is available for adults age 55 and older to play pool, table tennis, basketball arcade and other active games. The game room is a great place to join your friends for lively conversation, and just to hang out before, in-between and after classes during the day.

Cost:
Free

Where:
Game Room at Takoma Park Community Center

When:
Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm OR
Saturdays
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Who:
Ages 55 years and up

 

Introduction to Smart Phones and Tablets: Level 1

Learn how to get the most out of your smart phone or tablet (i.e. iPhone, iPad, Galaxy, Android, Kindle, etc.) This workshop will focus on the very basics for those who are unfamiliar with this technology. Bring your devices and questions for a more hands on experience. In-person, advance pre-registration is required. Instructor: John Pitt
 

Cost:
Free

When:
Saturday, March 8
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Where:
Hydrangea Room
Takoma Park Community Center

Who:
Ages 55 years and up

 

Introduction to Smart Phones and Tablets: Level 2

Learn how to get the most out of your smart phone or tablet (i.e. iPhone, iPad, Galaxy, Kindle, etc.). This workshop will cover some of the more advanced functionality of these devices. Participants are encouraged to bring their own devices and questions for a more hands on experience. In-person, advance pre-registration is required. Instructor: John Pitt

Cost:
Free

When:
Saturday, March 15
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Where:
Hydrangea Room
Takoma Park Community Center

Who:
Ages 55 years and up

 

Forever Young 55 Plus Recreation Advisory Group Meeting 

Seniors and Boomers, we want to hear from you. Join other active adults 55 and older from our community at the next recreation advisory group meeting. Bring your suggestions and ideas for this recreation program in Takoma Park. Light refreshments will be served. Come   to an open and relaxed meeting and get involved! 

 

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