Senior Scene 50+

We offer a variety of activities for people 50 and older. Call 785-587-2754 to get on the Senior Scene mailing list and be the first to know about new activities.

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Senior Trips Walking Limit* Date Time Cost
Exploration Place 3 May 24 7:00am-6:00pm $45
Smoky Hill River Festival 3 June 10 9:30 a.m. to 4:30pm $25
Columbian Theatre 1 June 25 1:00-5:00pm $40
New Theatre - "The Dixie Swim Club" 1 July 2 9:15am-6:00pm $70
Kansas City T-Bones Baseball 2 July 9 8:30am-6:30pm $30
Topeka Civic Theatre - "Beauty and the Beast" 1 July 21 4:30-11:00pm $75

*Walking Limit — 1 is to and from the bus; 2 is moderate walking; 3 is majority of trip is walking
Register online for Senior Trips

Fitness with Enell

This class is a fitness and flexibility training program for older adults wanting to achieve a better quality of life through responsible, pain-free movement. Instructed by Enell Foerster.

Walk With Ease

Walk With Ease is an exercise program designed and proven to reduce pain and improve overall health.
This program includes health education and warm up and cool down exercises in addition to walking. WWE classes are one-hour long and offered three times per week for six weeks. Instructed by Enell Foerster.

Adult Pickle Ball Club

Pickle ball is a cross between tennis, table tennis and badminton. It is played with wooden paddles and a plastic wiffle ball. The object of the game is to hit the ball so that your opponent is unable to hit it back over the net. This is a free activity.
  • Monday and Wednesday
  • 9 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Douglass Community Recreation Center Gym

Douglass Community Recreation Center Annex Fitness Area

The fitness area at the Douglass Community Recreation Center Annex is complete with machine weights and cardio equipment. Call 587-2773 for a tour and orientation.
  • Open Monday - Friday
  • 4 to 7 p.m.
  • Monthly Fee: $10
  • Ages 60 and Older: Free
  • Douglass Community Recreation Center Annex, 901 Yuma

Senior Programs Refund Policy

Full refund is given if registration is canceled prior to one week before start date. Partial refund is given if canceled between one week and 48 hours prior to start date. No refund is given if within 48 hours of start date.