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Bingo - Classes - Comedy Show - Cooking Lessons - Friendships - Medicare Information - Shows - Snacks, & Much More!!
(All Events are Free but require an RSVP)

 

     Fall 2022 Older Adult Events at…

THE DONALD & PRISCILLA HUNT RED SHIELD COMMUNITY CENTER

the Al and Faye Taylor Senior Center

3000 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90807

ALL EVENTS (Except weekly exercises) Require an RSVP:

We are updating events & activities for the calendar for the fall quarter. Please watch your e-mail/mail for additions!

QUESTIONS: 562-247-3539 OR LBSenior.Center@usw.salvationarmy.org

See Fall Red Shield Catalog for NEW Membership Information!!

Silver PLUS Members get lunch for FREE on Tuesday/Thursday. All other Members can buy lunch for only $3.

Thursday, September 1, 10:00am-11:am

Senior FUN!! - Monthly BIRTHDAY BINGO

EVERYONE WELCOME to come play BINGO and celebrate those having birthdays in the month of September. Birthday treats, Bingo with prizes, and anyone with a birthday in the month of September gets an extra “FREE SPACE” on the first round of Bingo! 

Tuesday, September 6, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

Come Learn about our new “Tuesday Enrichment” classes and “Thursday FUN!”  We will also introduce our SILVER PLUS membership and 5 lucky seniors will win a free one-month Red Shield PLUS Membership!!

AND…everyone who attends will be treated to a FREE LUNCH following the class by Chef Rico!

Thursday, September 8, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Come watch and enjoy an old-time movie. Trivia questions and prizes!

Tuesday, September 13, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

INDEPENDENCE AT HOME: Getting a good night’s sleep without medications.

Thursday, September 15, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Come play in the dirt with us as we plant herbs in a pot. Your herb pot is yours to take home.

Tuesday, September 20, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

TBD: Come be enriched with new information especially for our seniors.

Thursday, September 22, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Come join us for a fun and relaxing morning of grown-up coloring. Pictures, colored pencils, and colored markers supplied.

Tuesday, September 27, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

Rosa Phillips sponsors “DOC TALK” with Dr. Nguyen on Pain Management

Thursday, September 29, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Game Day! Bring your favorite board game or card game and enjoy each other’s company while challenging your friends to a game.

Tuesday, October 4, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

INDEPENDENCE AT HOME: Food for Thought-Changing my diet to manage My conditions.

Thursday, October 6, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!! - Monthly BIRTHDAY BINGO

EVERYONE WELCOME to come play BINGO and celebrate those having birthdays in the month of October. Birthday treats, Bingo with prizes, and anyone with a birthday in the month of October gets an extra “FREE SPACE” on the first round of Bingo! 

Tuesday, October 11, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

Learn to use public transportation with “Transportation 101” taught by Metro’s On the Move Rider’s Program.

Thursday, October 13, 11:00am-2:00pm

SENIOR HEALTH FAIR – RSVP needed (call # at top of page)

Lunch will be included for those who pre-register for the Senior Health Fair! Seminar from Alzheimer’s Association, Screenings, information, lots of FUN and much more will be offered during this event. Don’t miss it!!

Tuesday, October 18, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

TBD: Come be enriched with new information especially for our seniors.

Thursday, October 20, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Come join us as we once again get our hands dirty and head to our very own garden for some fall planting.

Tuesday, October 25, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

AURA HEALTH presents “Medicare and You”.  A great time to learn & ask questions!

Thursday, October 27, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Scott the illusionist will WOW us with some wonderful slight-of-hand and tricks!  Come expecting to laugh and have fun with opportunities to participate and learn!

Tuesday, November 1, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

Medical Workshop from WelbeHealth. Bring your documents, get your questions answered and get help signing up!

Thursday, November 3, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!! - Monthly BIRTHDAY BINGO

EVERYONE WELCOME to come play BINGO and celebrate those having birthdays in the month of November. Birthday treats, Bingo with prizes, and anyone with a birthday in the month of November gets an extra “FREE SPACE” on the first round of Bingo! 

Tuesday, November 8, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

INDEPENDENCE AT HOME: Depression-common, disabling, unrecognized, TREATABLE

Thursday, November 10, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Come make your very own “THANKFUL” jar. Use it as a gift or in preparation for Thanksgiving. Supplies will be provided.

Tuesday, November 15, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

TBD: Come be enriched with new information especially for our seniors.

Thursday, November 17, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Come join us as we make an owl wall-hanging for your home or as a gift. All supplies will be provided.

Tuesday, November 22, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

AURA HEALTH presents “Medicare and You”.  A great time to learn & ask questions!

Tuesday, November 29, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

Medical Workshop from WelbeHealth. Bring your documents, get your questions answered and get help signing up!

Thursday, December 1, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!! - Monthly BIRTHDAY BINGO

EVERYONE WELCOME to come play BINGO and celebrate those having birthdays in the month of December. Birthday treats, Bingo with prizes, and anyone with a birthday in the month of December gets an extra “FREE SPACE” on the first round of Bingo! 

Tuesday, December 6, 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment

INDEPENDENCE AT HOME: Music Appreciation: Music as Identity

And don’t miss these Weekly programs for Senior Members…

Every Monday from 10:30am-12noon

Women’s Group (English) Bible Study, Service Projects, Educational Speakers, FUN and Food!

Every Tuesday from 9:00am-12noon

Grandparents as Parents Support Groups Programs and Services to Meet the Needs of Grandparents & Other Relative Caregivers Raising Children at Risk. Taught by One Generation.

  • Support Group in Spanish from 9:00-10:30am
  • Support Group in English from 10:30am-12:00noon

Groups held in the Fireside Room.                             

Every Tuesday 10:00am-11:00am

Senior Enrichment Classes

Health and education classes, brought to you by various partners sharing their insight and expertise!

Every Tuesday/Thursday 11:00am-12:00am

NEW: Senior Lunches

Red Shield Kitchen will be preparing lunch every Tuesday and Thursday for our Senior friends to enjoy! $3 for Red Shield Members

FREE for Red Shield Silver PLUS Members

Every Tuesday/Thursday 9:00am-10:00am

Walking Club

Come join others for a walk-and-talk around the track/soccer field.  Good time to stretch and get out for some fresh CLEAN air! Win incentives! (Walk as slow or fast as you are comfortable.)

Every Wednesday from 9:00am-10:00am

Zumba “Silver” Come for 15 minutes or stay for the whole time! Chairs and modifications available for Chair Zumba. Led by Gina from The Children’s Clinic/Flourishing Families

Location: Red Shield Studio

Every Thursday 10:00am-11:00am

Senior FUN!!

Birthday BINGO the first Thursday of the Month; crafts, games, activities, and FUN every Thursday.

  • All events held in the Senior Center unless otherwise noted
  • Exercise Classes in Gymnasium unless otherwise noted
  • Additional classes and events added regularly!
  • Certain events require an RSVP--Make sure we have your contact info!

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