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Daily activities and events for seniors located at the Southwood Community Center and Lincoln Recreation Center.

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LINCOLN RECREATION CENTER
1000 Eleanor Street | 979.764.3750 | Map
The Lincoln Recreation Center offers programs for seniors Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Seniors enjoy a daily hot lunch. This is the place to meet new friends, play games, attend outings, arts and crafts, health screening and nutritional presentations. To see a schedule of these events, click here.

SOUTHWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER | Membership Form (PDF)
1520 Rock Prairie Road | 979.764.6351 | Map
Older adults in College Station have long sought a comfortable place to socialize and engage in activities and programs designed specifically for them. The Southwood Community Center is now that place Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Special activities and groups include dominoes, bridge, Yoga, Tai Chi, Sit & Fit, computer classes, movies and a lending library. To see a schedule of these events, click here.
 


SPECIAL EVENTS

COMPUTER CLUB FOR SENIORS
The Computer Club for Seniors meets the first Wednesday of each month from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Carter Creek Training Room located at 2200 North Forest Parkway in College Station. No registration is required and it's open to all older adults.

May 3 • 3D Printers
June 7 • Smart Phones
July 5 • Windows 10 & Excel Tips
Aug. 2 • Trip Planning

SENIORS EXPO
This free event showcases senior-friendly businesses, organizations and activities in the Brazos Valley. Included are seminars, demonstrations and activities with information on nutrition, housing, safety, pharmaceuticals, finances and more!

Ages 55+ • Free • Wed. • May 10 • 9 a.m.-2 p.m. • Brazos County Expo Complex

DENIM & DIAMONDS: MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATION
You are invited to join us for a special celebration to honor mothers. Come dressed in your denim and diamonds and enjoy lunch, entertainment, and door prizes. Prizes will be awarded for the best outfit.

Ages 55+ • Free • Friday • May 12 • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

FAMILY HISTORY COMPUTER USERS GROUP
The Family History Computer Users Groups meets the third Wednesday of each month from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Carter Creek Training Room located at 2200 North Forest Parkway in College Station. No registration is required and it's open to all older adults.

May 17 • “How to use GenSmarts, Chart Companion, Behold and Regedit”
June 21 • “Genealogy Books”
July 19 • “American Migration Patterns”
Aug. 16 • “Share Your Family Legend”

EXPLORING HISTORY LUNCH LECTURES
Enjoy lunch while learning about our community's history! Cost is $7 per person. Luncheons begin at 11:30 a.m. in Aldersgate United Methodist Church, located at 2201 Earl Rudder Fwy. S. Please RSVP the Friday prior by calling 979.764.6371 or mrodgers@cstx.gov.

May 17 • “Western Author Zane Grey” by Glenn Cochran                                 
June 21 • “Joanna Troutman Pope (Texas Flag)” by Mark Taylor                                      
July 19 • “El Camino Real” by Henry Mayo                                      
Aug. 16 • “History of Landscape Architecture” by Bill Welch       


DEDICATED AND DEVOTED (DAD): FATHER’S DAY EVENT
We will honor our fathers with brunch by the Kettle restaurant, games and gifts. No RSVP necessary.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thursday • June 15 • 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

ICE CREAM SOCIAL WITH COLLEGE STATION FIRE DEPARTMENT
Cool off with a free ice cream sundae and learn important safety tips from the College Station Fire
Department.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thu. • July 27 • 2-3 p.m. • Southwood Community Center

WATERMELON SOCIAL WITH COLLEGE STATION POLICE DEPARTMENT
The College Station Police Department’s Community Enhancement Unit will share safety tips and
awareness of the latest scams targeting the senior adult population.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thu. • Aug. 10 • 2-3 p.m. • Southwood Community Center

CASINO DAY & LUNCH • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Try your luck and win prizes! Enjoy games and lunch with friends. Register for free by calling
979.764.6351 or email mrodgers@cstx.gov.

Ages 55+ • Free • Wed. • Aug. 30 • 10 a.m.-2 p.m. • Southwood Community Center


CONTACT INFORMATION: 979.764.6371 
For more information, call 979.764.6351 or visit the Southwood Community Center, 1520 Rock Prairie Rd.

Marci Rodgers
Senior Services Coordinator
979.764.6371, mrodgers@cstx.gov

Annie Williams
Senior Program Supervisor, Lincoln Recreation Center
979.764.3779, awilliams@cstx.gov

 

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