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Southwood Community Center


1520 Rock Prairie Road, College Station TX 77845 -- map
Program Information
Ages: 55+
Program: Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed: Sept. 4, Nov. 22-24, Dec. 23-Jan.1

Membership Fees
1-Day Entry: Resident $2, Non-Resident $4
Annual Membership: Resident $25, Non-Resident $30

Monthly Calendar --> DECEMBER (PDF)
Daily activities and events for seniors located at the Southwood Community Center and Lincoln Recreation Center.


WEEKLY ACTIVITIES 
A full slate of reoccurring activities are planned weekly at the Southwood Community Center for senior adults. Refer to the activities calendar below for complete details. Activities are free to those with a membership.

OPEN COMPUTER LAB

Utilize the computer lab whenever a computer class is not in session.

Ages 55 + • Membership • Mon.-Fri. • 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

SIT & FIT
A gentle exercise class that features fat-burning aerobics and weight lifting while using a chair for support.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Mon./Tue./Thu./Fri. • 12-1 p.m.

FOREVERSIZE
This class is specifically designed to encourage individuals to adopt healthy lifestyle practices. We provide helpful tips on nutrition and exercise during meetings.
 
Ages 55+ • Membership • Mon./Wed./Fri. • 1:30-3 p.m.

BEGINNING LINE DANCE WORKSHOP
Workshop is designed to teach beginners the steps and terminology of line dancing.

Ages 55+ • Membership • 1st-3rd Mon. • 10:30-11:30 a.m.
           
SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The committee’s purpose is to address the needs of older adults living in College Station and offers program and activity suggestions to the College Station Parks and Recreation Department. Members must be 55+ and current residents of College Station. Visitors are welcome to attend meetings.

Ages 55+ • Free • Last Mon. • 10-11:30 a.m.

GAME NIGHT
Enjoy an evening of dominoes, cards, board games and table tennis. 

Ages 55+ • Membership • Tue. • 7-9 p.m. 

CLASSIC COUNTRY AND BLUEGRASS JAM SESSION
All musicians, regardless of experience level, are welcome to join. Country and bluegrass music fans are also encouraged to attend.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Tue. • 1:30-3:30 p.m.

LINE DANCING
Looking for a fun way to exercise? Try line dancing! Dance to the hottest tunes and enjoy a low-impact, aerobic workout.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Tue./Fri. • 10:30-11:30 a.m. 

LEARN TO PLAY 42
Become a pro at this classic domino game during these weekly educational sessions.
 
Ages 55+ • Membership • Wed. • 9:30-11:30 a.m.
  
42 DOMINOES
42 is often referred to as the "National Game of Texas." Beginner and experienced players are welcome to play.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Thu. • 9:30-11:30 a.m.

MAH JONGG
Mah Jongg is a game of skill, strategy and calculation. This beginner’s class is dedicated to teaching the basics of the game.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Thu. • 9-11:30 a.m. 

MOVIE & POPCORN
Enjoy newly released films and popcorn with friends.
 
Ages 55+ • Membership • 3rd Thu. • 1-3 p.m.

BRIDGE
Beginners and experienced players are invited to play! No partner needed.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Fri. • 9-11:30 a.m.   

BINGO & BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Join us as we celebrate birthdays each month with cake and bingo. Prizes awarded.

Ages 55+ • Membership • Last Fri. • 1:30-3 p.m.


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

Dana Albrecht
Recreation Supervisor, Southwood Community Center/Instructions
979.764.3472, dalbrecht@cstx.gov

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


 

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Last updated: 12/7/2017 10:16:40 AM