Senior Activities & Services
AARP Driver Safety Program
To register call Glen Huntoon at (916) 422-3176.
Fee: AARP members $12, non -members $14
Location: Fruitridge Community Center
May 14 & 16 T&Th 9a-1p
Aug 20 & 22 T&Th 9a-1p
Oct 8 & 10 T&Th 9a-1p
SENIOR PARTY DAYS
Reservations are due two weeks in advance. Please call (916) 422-7610 for more information.
A low-impact aerobics program designed specifically for anyone 50 years of age and older. This class will aid in the improvement of ciculation, mobility, flexibility, muscle tone, balance and posture. Please wear comfotbale clothes and tennis shoes.
Fee: $2.25 per class
Rizal Community Center
M/T/Th 10:15am - 11:00am
Contact Jennifer Davenport at (916) 271-4860 to register
SOUTHGATE SEWING GROUP - FREE!
All are welcome to join the Southgate Sewing Group. Participants should bring their own supplies, sewing machines, and current or unfinished projects to work on. An iron and ironing board will be available for group use. There is no instructor provided, but members help one another. This is a great place to sew, knit, chat and make new friends. The group meets every Wednesday at the Fruitridge Community Center from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Nora Haley (916) 743-4028.
*Note: There will be no facilitator on the second Wednesday of each month.
FRUITRIDGE PINOCHLE CLUB
The Fruitridge Pinochle card players gather every afternoon from 9:00a – 3:00p for a lively afternoon of pinochle at the Fruitridge Community Center. Players of all levels are encouraged to attend and participate. Tournaments are played the second Tuesday of each month.
SENIOR LUNCH PROGRAM
The Meals on Wheels by Asian Community Center program serves hot lunches at the Fruitridge Community Center for seniors 60 years and older. Meals are available by reservation only with a suggested donation of $2.00 per meal. Guests of seniors are also invited to attend for a fee of $7.50 per meal. Advance lunch reservations are required. Reservations are due by 12:00 p.m. each Monday for meals being served the following week. Lunches are served Mondays - Fridays at 11:45 a.m. Please call Alice Moreno for more information or to reserve your lunch at (916) 422-7610 ext. 13.
SOUTHGATE SUNSHINE CLUB
Daily activities and social opportunities are available for seniors living in South Sacramento. Come and enjoy social interaction and a hot meal provided by Meals on Wheels by ACC. All activities take place at the Fruitridge Community Center. Join your friends Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For more information, please call (916) 422-7610.
OVER 50 CLUB
The Fruitridge Over 50 Club meets each Friday at 1:00 p.m. at the Fruitridge Community Center. Weekly meetings include an update of recent and upcoming activities and may also feature entertainment. Bingo is played after all regular meetings. Members and invited guests may also participate in monthly trips. New members are encouraged to join! For more information contact Bobbie at (916) 456-4607.
OVER 50 CLUB BOWLERS
The Over 50 Club members meet every Monday to bowl at the AMF Land Park Lanes, 5850 Freeport Blvd from 9:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Those who are interested are welcome to come and enjoy a morning of fun and socialization. Bowl three games for $5.70. For information contact Bill (916) 689-7790.
OVER 50 CLUB CASINO TRIPS
Join the Over 50 Club on the second Wednesday of each month for a bus trip to local and Nevada casinos! All buses leave at 9:00 a.m. and return between 3:30 -4:30 p.m. at the Fruitridge Community Center Trips cost $8.00 - $20.00 each. Contact Nora at (916) 743-4028 to make your reservation!
FRUITRIDGE LATIN AMERICAN CLUB
Come join the “Fruitridge Latin American Club” at the Fruitridge Community Center each afternoon for socializing with friends and making new acquaintances while playing cards. Members can partake in bi-monthly excursions to California and Nevada Casinos. For more information contact Roberto Lares at (916) 391-0497.
LATIN AMERICAN CLUB CASINO TRIPS
Everyone over the age of 21 is welcome to join us on our bus trips to California and Nevada casinos. Food, drinks and Bingo are included with your reservation. For fees, details and reservations contact Roberto Lares at (916) 391-0497.
HEALTH SCREENINGS AND EDUCATIONAL PRESENTATIONS FOR SENIORS - FREE! (NEW)
The Fruitridge Sunshine Club invites you and your families to join us for free presentations by community groups and agencies intended to promote quality of life, independent living, and education for seniors. Dates, times, and topics vary; all presentations are held at the Fruitridge Community Center. For information on upcoming presentations or for literature from past presentations, please contact the center at (916) 422-7610 ext. 10.