Active Adult Center

Senior Services

Active Adult CenterThe Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department is responsible for administering and coordinating the city´s Active Adult Center, which provides ongoing programs and services, as well as special activities, for individuals 55 years of age or older. The Active Adult Center is managed by one full-time Senior Center Supervisor.

Staff & Activities

The Active Adult Center has two full-time staff members, a part-time kitchen aide, and a large number of volunteers to provide and/or coordinate ongoing services and activities, including:

  • Free health screenings
  • Information and referral services
  • Dance and exercise classes
  • Special interest classes (photography, arts, and crafts)
  • Education classes
  • Monthly birthday luncheons
  • Movie/video screenings
  • Bingo and drop-in bridge

Newsletter

The center publishes a monthly newsletter featuring a calendar of events and activities. Additionally, the center provides both onsite congregate and home-delivered meals that are served weekdays at the Active Adult Center.

The city receives a grant from the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging to provide this program. In previous years, this program was operated by the County of Ventura.

Special Events

AARP 2-Day Driver Safety Class

Learn about Medicare preventative services and how these services help you stay healthy.  Topics will also include discussion about durable medical equipment (DME) and other services the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging offers.  Call (805)517-6261 for reservations.

Date: Thursday & Friday
Time: 12-4 p.m.

Free Zumba Class *New* DVD Lecture Series
The World's Greatest Geographical Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites

Join us starting June 3rd in the Braun room every Monday at 1pm for an informative DVD seminar.  Learn the science behind erosion, plate tectonics, volcanic eruptions, and other spectacular geological processes.  Visit geological sites around the world that feature some of the exciting geological phenomenon you'll learn about. From deserts to river deltas to fjords, travel the globe to visit our planet's most fantastic geological features.

Thursday, May 16th
11:30am - 12:20pm

Nutrition Volunteers Needed: Guitar Instructor, Temporary Meal Delivery Driver

The Active Adult Center is looking for a volunteer to teach a beginning guitar class on Friday mornings.  We are also looking for a temporary Monday Home Delivered Meal (HDM) driver for possibly July.  As a HDM driver, volunteers will deliver hot lunches to homebound seniors. Volunteers are required to have a valid driver’s license and insurance on their personal vehicles and are eligible for mileage reimbursement.  If you’re interested in teaching guitar or driving, we’d love to talk to you. Please call 805-517-6261.

Guitar:
Days: Fridays
Time: approximately 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

 Meal Delivery Driver:
Days: Monday
Time: approximately 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Applications

Please print out the application and mail the completed form to:

Active Adult Center
City of Moorpark
799 Moorpark Avenue
Moorpark CA 93021