Senior Events and Activities

Garden City Department of Recreation and Parks

​​​​​​​​​For further info on any event or to give suggestions on programs or trips, please call Sandra Young at 465-4076.  


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January Calendar of here

Beginner Mah Jongg
​We are pleased to offer beginner Mah Jongg lessons to our seniors.  This eight week course (extended from 6 weeks) will cover the basics of the game and the rules so you can enjoy playing. Click here for an application. 


Recreation and Parks is offering the following exercise classes for seniors at The Senior Center on Golf Club Lane.  For the next few months the classes will be free in order to for you to try each class, after which they will be offered at a nominal charge. Classes are open to all seniors ages 60 and older who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City.  Classes might be cancelled due to a special event or trip so please check the bulletin board at The Senior Center for updates.

Exercise with Felicia at 10 am
Tai Chi with Connie at 1 pm
Meditation with Connie at 2 pm

Exercise with joay at 9am (paid class, prior registration is needed)
Yoga for all Levels with Allie at 1:30pm
Chair Dancing with Felicia at 2:30 pm

Exercise with Felicia at 9:45 am
Chair Yoga with Connie at 11am

Exercise with Joy at 9 am (paid class, prior registration is needed)
Yoga for all Levels with Allie at 11:15am
Yoga for all Levels with Allie at 12:15pm

Exercise with Felicia at 9:45 am
Resistance Bands with Felicia at 10:45 am
Meditation with Connie at noon
Tai Chi with Connie at 1 pm

Registration is necessary.  To register for any of the programs below EXCEPT the "Chow Down", please call the Senior Center at 385-8006.​

​Tuesday, January 11 - Computer Class, All about Facebook at 10am

In this class you will learn everything about Facebook the popular social networking site. Bring your questions to this informative class!

Wednesday, January 17 at 1pm - The Four Garden City Hotels

Historian John Ellis Kordes will visit to tell us the stories behind each of the four Garden City Hotels dating back to 1874.

Tuesday, January 23 - Pizza Social at Noon 

The Cost of this luncheon will be $6.00 and will include pizza, soft drinks and dessert. Registration is necessary by visiting the Recreation and Parks Office at 108 Rockaway Avenue. Payment must accompany registration. ​

Register for any of the above programs by calling The Senior Center at 385-8006.