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Senior Special Events

Spend the afternoon with us and meet new friends! Special events include entertainment, lunch, raffles, and loads of fun!

Reservation must be made in advance. Call the Community Center at (626) 256-8246 for ticket information and to make your reservation today!

 


Halloween Bash 

Join us for a fun filled day of Bingo, a Halloween Costume Contest, prizes and lunch!

Date:     Thursday, October 24
Time:    11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fee:       Free

 


 

Classes

Aging Mastery Program  

The Foundation for Senior Services and Senior Specialists Group will be hosting the Aging Mastery Program beginning on Thursday, November 7 for 10 weeks. This program encourages mastery – developing behaviors that will lead to improved health, stronger financial security, and overall well-being. To enroll in the 10 week program, please contact (626) 256-8246.

Dates:     November 7 to January 16 (no class on November 28)
Time:       9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Fee:         Free

 


 

 AARP 55-Alive Mature Driving Program

This eight hour driver safety course is held at the Monrovia Community Center. The two-day course will focus on current driving laws and provide participants with helpful hints on improving their driving skills. Reservations must be made in advance and payments are to be given to the instructor, on the first day of the class. For reservations, please contact (626) 256-8246.

Dates:     November 14 *refresher course
Time:       9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fee:         $15 AARP Members, $20 Non-AARP Members
Payable by check only to AARP on the day of class.

 


Active Adults and Senior Exercise Class

 

 Date  Every Monday  Every Friday
 Time  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
 Fee  $2 per class  $2 per class

Community Walking Club

Come join us for a leisurely walk throughout the community to increase physical activity among older adults. The Community Walking Club will meet every Friday at the Monrovia Community Center. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

Date:     Every Friday
Time:     10:00 a.m.

 


Monrovia Makers 

If you have an interest in knitting, crocheting and hand work or would like to learn, join us at the Community Center every Wednesday. The Monrovia Makers is a social group that meets every Wednesday from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Thursday evenings from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The program is designed to foster friendships and provide social opportunities while crocheting and knitting. The group always welcomes new participants to teach and share new ideas! This free program is offered to all Seniors and Active Adults!

Date:      Every Wednesday
Time:     12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fee:        FREE

Date:      Every Thursday
Time:     5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Fee:        FREE


Lunch & Learn Events

You are invited to the Community Center on the second Thursday of the month to enjoy lunch and to get informed on a variety of topics. Each program is open to seniors 50 years and older. Reservations are required by calling (626) 256 – 8246.

Dates: 2nd Thursday of each month

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Fee: FREE

Location: Community Center (119 W. Palm Avenue)

List of Topics:

  • Independence at Home:  October 10
  • Health and Diabetes: November 14