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

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



Save The Date: Income Tax Preparation


Preparing you're own federal and state income taxes can be a complicated and confusing process. Skip the hassle and heartache and have your 2016 federal and state tax returns prepared by a trained AARP tax counselor for FREE. The first appointments will be scheduled for February 1st, so call ahead to ensure you get your appointment. Appointments are limited and will be taken on a first come first serve basis. Required documents include: Driver’s License or DMV ID card, Social Security Card, 2015 Tax returns, record of all wages, record of payments that reduce your taxes and any renter’s credit information. Call 517-6260 to schedule an appointment or if you have any questions. Please note that appointments will not be taken off of the voicemail

Date: Wednesday

Time: By Appt. 

 

DVD Lecture Series: How to Boost Your Energy


 Energy is something we all seek as we get older. Lifestyle and environmental stressors contribute to energy deficits. Dr. Kimberly Bethany Bonura will explore how we can restore our vitality and energy and why baby-boomers are the fastest growing consumers of energy drinks. In this lecture series, Dr. Bonura will explain how sleep deprivation, how we breath, your work, the people in your life, your diet and your environment have a direct impact on your physical and mental energy. In “How to Boost Your Physical and Mental Energy” DVD lecture series, Dr. Bonura will explore this topic and discuss how we can improve our physical and mental energy.  

Date: Mondays

Time: 1:00 p.m.


HICAP: Medicare Overview & Preventative Services 


HICAP counselors will be onsite at the AAC providing an educational presentation on Medicare Preventative Services as well an overview of public benefits. Counselors will describe the various programs available to seniors, who are eligible and how to apply for these programs. HICAP is a group of trained volunteers who provide FREE, unbiased Medicare and health insurance counseling to seniors. Call 517-6261 to make a reservation. 

Date: Tuesday, April 25
Time: 1:00 p.m. 


April Birthday Luncheon 


Enjoy a reminiscent look back at the sounds of the Fabulous Forties & Fifties with Ed LaFata and his 16-piece band, the Unforgettables. 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, April 26
Time: 11:45 a.m.
Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +)
Lunch Cost: $6.75 (Under 60 yrs.)



Bingo Bash! 


Don’t miss out on another fun Bingo Bash fundraiser! Help raise money for the Moorpark Active Adult Center while having lots of fun and trying your luck at hundreds of dollars cash prizes! Your pre-paid ticket ($20 pre-sale, $25 at the door) will include all games, a delicious all-you-can-eat “dessert bar”, coffee and tea. An additional game packet will be made available the day of the event. Your paid attendance will also make you eligible for numerous door prizes. Players must be 18 years of age or older to play. The event is co-sponsored by the American Legion Post 502. For more information, call 517-6261. 

Date: Saturday, April 29
Tickets on Sale: NOW 
Doors Open: 10:00 a.m. 
Games Start: 11:00 a.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