Active Adult Center

Senior Services

Active Adult Center
The 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 one full-time staff member, 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


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 Driver Safety

This 4.5-hour, 1-day refresher class is sponsored by AARP and designed for persons who have taken an AARP driver safety class in the past. The class is designed to help individuals tune up their driving skills and update their knowledge of the rules of the road, including how to adjust driving for age-related physical changes and learn how to drive more safely. Class fee is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. A completed registration form is required for participation. Checks or money orders made payable to AARP. Pre-registration is required. Call 517-6261 make a reservation. 

Date: Tuesday, January 23

Time: 12:00 p.m.

January Birthday Luncheon

Join us as Dave Winstone takes us on a musical journey around the world with and extensive repertoire and his ability to sing in 8 languages and play  9 instruments.  The Senior Nutrition Program is partially funded by Older American Act funds granted by the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging. This valuable service is sustained with the help of your contributions. No recipient will be denied service because of their inability to donate the suggested amount.

Date: Wednesday, January 31
Time: 11:45 a.m.
Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +) 
Lunch Cost: $6.75 (Under 60 yrs.

DVD Lecture Series: How To Boost Your Energy

Mindfulness is the skill of being deliberately attentive to one’s experience as it unfolds - without the superimposition of our usual commentary and conceptualizing. This series will serve as a practical guide to developing the skill of mindfulness and applying it to every aspect of daily life. In this lecture series, Mark W. Muesse, PhD. will discuss how the foundational technique for cultivating mindfulness is the practice of meditation. He will explore the methods of how mediation can serve to strengthen the natural ability to bring moment-by-moment awareness to our lives.   

Date: Mondays
Time: 1:00 p.m.


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

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