CRPD provides active adults with exciting, enriching programs and services that exercise the body and the mind. Programs include art, music, fitness, computers and special events. All active senior programs are offered at Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center, unless otherwise noted.
To see a complete list of the current season’s classes and to register on-line please click here.
To see a video about the Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center and the programs they offer, visit our YouTube channel here.
CRPD Active Seniors Newsletter
Current Classes/Activities for Active Seniors
- Swim Lessons & Water Aerobics
- Fitness & Wellness
- Day Trips & Excursions
- Arts & Crafts
- Special Events
About the Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center
Located next to beautiful Lincoln Village Community Park, the Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center is a warm and inviting place to gather with friends and family. Renamed in 2014 to honor long-time district head Neil Orchard, this facility is a bustling hub of activity for active seniors and hosts a steady stream of classes, events and activities. There are also over a dozen ongoing activities available (scroll to bottom of page to see a list), including bingo, card games and a gardening club. And, the All Seasons Café is open for lunch Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m. Stay up-to-date and like us on Facebook.
Senior Center Membership
For a membership fee of just $2 per year active adults will enjoy discounts on classes, events, monthly newsletters and more. However, membership is not required to participate in and CRPD activities. Non-members will pay $2 more for classes held at the Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center. All active adult programs and activities are held at the senior center unless otherwise noted.
Award Winning Program: Senior Center Green Thumb Lunch
Developed by the Center’s staff and our senior volunteer garden club, this highly popular program allows for senior members of the community to come together for a nutritious meal as well as social interaction. Members of the Green Thumb program cultivate a year-round garden and organize monthly garden club meetings. Using ingredients from the garden, the program provides
a weekly lunch consisting of fresh salads, sandwiches, soups, and homemade baked item.
Wednesdays • 11:30 a.m. (drop-ins welcome)
Suggested Donation: $3/person
Senior Advisory Board
The Senior Advisory Board was established to provide financial support to the senior center and the programs and activities it provides. The Board’s role includes planning and promotion of fund-raising activities at various special events. All funds raised by the Board are used for purposes that benefit senior center members and any participants in the senior center’s programs and activities.
Special Events and Programs
In addition to classes, the Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center hosts daily activities, special events and day trips throughout the year. Would you like to get involved with this event as a sponsor? Learn more about Sponsorship Levels for the Center by downloading the 2019 NOSAC Sponsorship packet to get involved.
Free Informational Presentations
The Neil Orchard Senior Center hosts a range of free informational presentations throughout the year. Presentations cover a variety of topics, from iPhone basics to a presentation on Wills & Trusts. See the Free Informational Presentations flyer for more information.
Ongoing Member Activities
(Non-members pay $1 drop-in fee per activity)
Library & Lounge: Daily • 7:30 a.m.-Close
Jigsaw Puzzle Swap: Daily • 7:30 a.m.-Close
Billiards: Daily • 7:30 a.m.-Close
Bingo: Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays • 12-2 p.m.
Crochet & Knitting: Tuesdays • 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Piano Sing-a-Long: Tuesdays • 10:15-11:30 a.m.
Hand & Foot: Thursdays • 1:30-5:30 p.m.
Pinochle: Tuesdays/Thursdays • 7:30-11:30 a.m.
Bridge #1*: Second & Fourth Wednesday • 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Bridge #2*: First & Third Monday • 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Cordova Garden Club: First Wednesday • 10:30 a.m.
Wii Bowling: Second & Third Tuesday • 12-1:30 p.m.
Monthly Birthday Party: Third Thursday • 11:45 a.m.
Bunco*: Fourth Monday • 12:30-3:30 p.m.
*Must call before attending Bridge and Bunco groups