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Senior Center

1445 Santa Rosa Street
(805) 781-7306

Senior Center Newsletter


Senior Center
Come by the San Luis Obispo Senior Center to join in the clubs, services, and fun. All activities listed below take place at the Senior Center unless otherwise noted. For more information please contact Dave Setterlund, Community Services Specialist, at 781-7067.

Hours
Monday – Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m

Membership
Membership: $10 per year (Open to City residents 55+)

All members receive a monthly newsletter, access to the Senior Center during hours of operation, free coffee at the center and first chance to sign-up for the recreation programs below.

 

Recreation Programs

 

Around the Town
Join a group on a trip to a local area of interest. Call 781-7306 for more information.

Ages

Days

Dates

Times

Cost

55+

1st F

Ongoing

10 am

Possible Donation

 

Bingo
Win big with Bingo at the Senior Center.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ W Ongoing 9 am $2 buy-in

 

Bridge, Duplicate Bridge and "All Comers" Bridge

Enjoy the mental stimulation and camaraderie of this classic card game. Call 781-7306 for specific game times and days.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
All M,F Ongoing 12:30 pm $4/game
All W Ongoing 6:15 pm $4/game
All 2nd Sat Ongoing 12:30 pm $4/game
Lessons M Ongoing 11:15 am Free

 

Bridge: "Party" Bridge

Bridge is an ageless interactive game involving skill and wit.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ T Ongoing 12:30 pm $1


Exercise Class
Chair exercises and gentle stretching keep muscles active and strong.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ Tu,Th Ongoing 10-11 am Free

 

Mahjong
Chair exercises and gentle stretching keep muscles active and strong.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ Tu,Th Ongoing 10-11 am Free

 

Pinochle and Other Games
Learn how to use Pongs, Kongs and Chows to play the Filipino version of this classic tile game. Beginners welcome.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
All Th Ongoing 1-3 pm Free

 

Senior Cinema

Visit the Senior Center for a monthly screening of new and classic films.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 2nd W Monthly 12:30 pm Free

 

Senior Information Series
Local professionals present topics pertinent to active adults and seniors.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 3rd M Monthly 10:25 am Free

 

Writing Class at the Senior Center
Give a gift to yourself and your family. Take this class and learn how to write your personal story. Call (805) 489-1026 to register.

Ages

Days

Dates

Times

Cost

55+

T

TBA

1:45 pm

$35 donation/series

 

Clubs/Groups

 

Executive Board Meeting

Representatives from user groups at the center as well as the general public are all encouraged to attend. To be placed on the agenda call the Senior Center at 781-7306 several days prior to the meeting.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 2nd M Monthly 10 am Free

 

Book Club
The group reads books from the San Luis Obispo County Library "Book Club in a Box" program. Charter members have first have first chance for the 10 books, however anyone who has read the book or wants to get their own copy is welcome to attend the discussion.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ Tu,Th Ongoing 10-11 am Free

 

Brain Aerobics

Join the group for challenging mental exercises, puzzles, facts and techniques to strengthen the functioning power of the brain.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 1st M Ongoing 10:25 am FREE

 

Gem & Mineral Club

For more information visit www.slogem.org or contact Noah Doughty at 710-5053.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 1st Tu Monthly 7-9:45 pm Free

  

General Membership Luncheons

Call the Senior Center at 781-7306 to sign up.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 3rd W Monthly 12-1 pm $9/members;$11/non

 

Round-Table Readers

Various authors, topics and novels are discussed each month.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
45+ 2nd W Monthly 7-8:30 pm Free

 

Silver Streaks

Volunteer your time to support mailing efforts of local non-profit agencies. Call the Senior Center 781-7306 for more information.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 1st,4th,5th Th Monthly 9 am Free

 

Services
 

Brown Bag Program

Bags of groceries are distributed at the Senior Center and available for low income seniors in the City of SLO. Recipients must show proof of residency. Call 238-4664.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
All 3rd Tu Monthly 9 am Free

 

Legal Service

Call the Senior Center 781-7306 to set up an appointment.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 2nd F Monthly 9:30 am by appt Free

 

Adult Wellness and Prevention Screening

Call the Senior Center at 781-7306 for dates and times.

Ages Days Dates Times Cost
55+ 2nd Th Ongoing 9:30 am Free

 

General Information

For more information on Senior Programs contact Dave Setterlund, Community Services Specialist, at 781-7067.

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