Programs for Ages 50+

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All classes are located at Garfield Park Community Gym (2111 Madison Ave. SW). These activities are suitable for ages 50+, however, everyone is welcome to participate.

Community Activities

In addition to these classes, monthly community activities are available.

  • Card Games
  • Book Club
  • Knitting




Description

Stretch and flex is focused on increasing strength, balance and flexibility. The class begins with chair exercises and light hand weights. A great class for men and women. Classes are drop-in and ongoing.


Days, Times, Prices, and Locations

Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 - 10:55 am

  • Location: Garfield Park Community Gym
  • Price: $3 per class
  • No registration necessary. Just drop in!

Description

Come join the fun - class includes a warm-up, standing cardio and strength training. Classes are drop-in and ongoing - try your first class free.


Days, Times, Prices, and Locations

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 am - 12:25 pm

  • Location:Garfield Park Community Gym
  • Price: $3 per class
  • No registration necessary. Just drop in!

Description

Walk your way to health and meet new friends. You can walk in the Garfield Park Community Gym or in the park. Children are welcome to walk with adults and strollers are permitted.


Days, Times, Prices, and Locations

Monday-Thursday from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Location: Garfield Park Community Gym 
  • Price: Free
  • No registration necessary. Just drop in!

Description

Join us for open lobby every Monday and Wednesday! Equipment for horseshoes, frisbee golf, card games, and more.


Days, Times, Prices, and Locations

Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Location: Garfield Park Community Gym
  • Price: Free
  • No registration necessary. Just drop in!

Description

Come play or learn Pickleball. Don’t have equipment? No problem, there is some available at the gym for you to use and free instruction is also available.


Days, Times, Prices, and Locations

Tuesdays from 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm 

Wednesdays from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

  • Location: Garfield Park Community Gym
  • Price: Free
  • No registration necessary. Just drop in!