"We don't stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing."
Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District offers a variety of age 50+ programs, classes, workshops and excursions. Programs are held in both Simi Valley and Oak Park, with most activities held at the Simi Valley Senior Center.
At the Simi Valley Senior Center you can join an activity or club such as beading and jewelry, billiards, bridge, bunco, cribbage, knit and crochet, pinochle, poker, radio club, scrapbooking, treasure hunters, quilting or woodcarving. Explore a new art class such as ceramics, multi-media arts, oil painting, watercolor or woodcarving. Enjoy the art of music with guitar lessons or by joining the Simi Valley Chamber Orchestra. Take a step into one of the many dance classes like clogging, line dancing, tap, ballet or victorian dance. Get some excercise with the arthritis chair excercise, low impact aerobics, strength training, pilates or yoga. Try a sport such as pickleball or bocce ball, horseshoes, indoor lawn bowling, kick-boxing, or ping pong. Take a hike on one of our many wonderful trails or take some lessons on the golf course.
REMINDER: Age 50+ Program Simi Valley Community Games Closing Ceremonies are
Saturday, November 18 at 10:30 am.
Join friends or make new ones with an excursion! Excursions held out of Simi Valley and Oak Park.
from Simi Valley
Nov. 30, 2017 LA Zoo Lights (only 5 more spots available)
Dec. 4-6, 2017 Laughlin Riverside Resort and Casino "Christmas Party" (only 5 more spots available)
Dec. 14, 2017 Newport Harbor Christmas Boat Parade & Dinner (FULL-WAITLIST)
Jan. 18-22, 2018 Lake Havasu Balloon Fiesta
Feb. 3, 2018 Oh Freedom! The Story of the Underground Railroad @ Lewis Family Playhouse (Rancho Cucamonga)
Feb. 21, 2018 Lyon Air Museum & Richard Nixon Presidential Library/Museum
Mar. 17, 2018 LA Kings Hockey Game & Grammy Museum (FULL-WAITLIST)
from Oak Park
Wednesday August, 18th- Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust
Register for these excursions, programs and many great classes online.
View Simi Valley's Age 50 Fall 2017 Brochure.
In addition to the programs offered through Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District, the Simi Valley Senior Center and Council on Aging also provide a variety of programs and events, which can be viewed on the City of Simi Valley's website at:
www.simivalley.org/departments/community-services/senior-center. Two great October events include: Fall Arts and Crafts Fair and Pancake Breakfast