Recreation & Leisure Activities

Library Room & Pool RoomSeniors doing arts and crafts

Seniors may use the Library Room and Pool Room when the Senior Center is open at no cost.

Bingo

Bingo is one of the Senior Center’s most popular activities. Cash prizes are awarded to winners. Super Bingo is played every Tuesday at 1 pm. Open to the public 18 and older. Bilingual Bingo is played on the third Friday of the month at 1 pm.

Movie Wednesday

The Senior Center hosts Movie Days on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at 1 pm.

Senior Citizen Clubs

Senior Citizen clubs are a great way for seniors to stay active, socialize, and make friends. These clubs host dances, excursions, and other fun recreational activities. The Senior Center serves as a meeting place for the following clubs:

  • 3L Club: Meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 1 pm
  • Club Latino de Sur El Monte: Meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at 1 pm
  • The Lovely Ladies in Red Hats: Meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 9:30 am

Excursions

Throughout the year, the Senior Services hosts day excursions for seniors 60 and older. View some of the trips that we have planned:

  • Baseball games
  • Boat cruises
  • Festivals
  • Museums
  • Plays

Craft Classes

Monthly arts-n-crafts classes are offered to seniors at no cost. Call Senior Center for the next scheduled class.

Crochet & Knitting Class

The class is on Thursdays from 9:30 to 11 am.

English Sign Language (ESL) Beginning 1

This entry level course focus on the acquisition of basic speaking, listening, reading and writing skills to meet immediate social communication needs in an English-speaking environment.

This is a free course offered by Rio Hondo College. The class is from January 27th to May 20th on Mondays and Wednesdays 12:30 to 2:15 pm. You can sign-up at the Senior Center.

Painting for Older Adults

This course offers an individual approach to painting and creative arts. Topics can include art appreciation and history; awareness of line, color, shape and from; techniques in drawing and progression through color mixing and canvas painting. This is a free Course offered by Rio Hondo College. The class is from January 25th to May 21st on Mondays from Noon to 2 pm. You can sign-up at the Senior Center.