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Senior Programming

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Program fees are shown with $5 early bird discount if signed up before registration deadline. Programs are all for ages 60+.

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Health insurance policy Elder Quest ClassesElder Quest continuing education for older adults is coming to the Provo Recreation Center. You must register as a member of Elder Quest to participate in classes, or you can pay a daily fee to check it out for the first time. Stop by the community desk for more information. 

 

 

Jack-o-lanterns Tax Preparation If you need help preparing your taxes for 2018, stop in to the community center or call us to set-up an appointment. The last day for appointments is 4/12, but get yours done early because appointments fill up quickly. 

Thursdays beginning in February  |  8AM-2PM
Free

 

 

seniors-on-bus 60+ Adventure Club

Upcoming tours for those ages 60+ will include local sites such as BYU for art and entertainment, a delicious chocolate tasting, Newsies at the Orem Hale Center Theatre and more. Check the community desk for information on the most current tours available for registration. The senior discovery tours that travel greater distances will be starting back in April. 

Dates, times, fees and locations vary, please see the Community Desk for the latest details. 


 
seniors-eating-breakfastMountainland Lunch Services Suggested Donation $3 for visitors over 60
Mandatory Fee $6 for those under 60
Served Monday - Friday at Noon
Must reserve lunch 24 hours in advance (801)852-6620

Lunch Menu




senior-birthday Birthday Parties Celebrate life by coming to the Provo Recreation Center for a delicious meal with live entertainment and cake and ice cream in honor of your birthday. Make a reservation by calling our office the day before by noon.

Ages 60+
Fee Suggested donation of $3 or mandatory $6 for those under 60
When 3rd Friday of each month


 

Senior man working out Senior Wellness Programs Track Walking Time
Mondays-Fridays, 10:00AM-12:00PM

Senior Swim
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays, 8:10 - 8:50AM

Exercise Coach in the Wellness Room
Come enhance your exercise routine with an individual exercise coach! Get your questions answered and learn how to achieve your fitness goals. Leave your contact information at the front desk and our wellness coach will get in touch to schedule a group appointment.

Age
60+
Fee Free for senior pass holders
Must check in at the community desk for access.


 
seniors on a computer Computer Classes Ages 60+
Fee $20/8 sessions
When M/W 3-4PM

Computer for Beginners

Dates 3/4-3/27 I Deadline 2/25

You've got a computer, and you've got a brain. This computer basics class is designed to help you using both at the same time. You'll be reading emails, writing documents, and using the internet in no time. No prerequisites necessary.  

Intermediate Computer Skills
Dates 4/1-4/24 I Deadline 3/25

So you've got the basics down, but are you ready for your next step? This course is designed to help you apply your skills with tasks such as organizing files, learning new programs, and using shortcuts. 

Writing Your Personal History
Dates 5/6-5/29 I Deadline 4/29

In this month-long course, you will learn Microsoft Word, typing techniques, content feedback, and much more. Share your personal history in the words that you type. 

Navigating Google
Dates 4/5-4/26  | Fridays 3-4PM I Deadline 3/29
$10/4 sessions

Learn how to google your technology questions and finding the sources you want. Must have taken beginner level computer classes as a foundation. 

Sharing Your Personal History
Dates 5/3-5/24  | Fridays 3-4PM I Deadline 4/26
$10/4 sessions

Share your content on various social media sites. Must be either concurrently in the Writing Your Personal History Class or have previously written a personal history. 

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working on a laptop Open Computer Lab Lab hours provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. (Computers, Cameras, iPods, Phones, etc.)

Ages
60+
When Check with the front desk for current schedule when lab assistant is available to answer questions. Usually from 4:00-5:00PM after class sessions.
Fee $2/session or free for those currently enrolled in computer class


seniors dancing Dances Bring your partner or come stag to enjoy a night of dancing. This is a social event where the experience, ambiance, and refreshments will please you.

Ages
60+
When First Tuesday, 8:00–10:00PM
Fee
$5/ person or $8/couple


 

 

seniors stretching Tai Chi Tai Chi's gentle, low impact movements burn calories and increases fitness and mental health.

Fee
Free for Senior Pass holders, $2/class for visitors
When Monday & Thursday, 10:30-11:30AM


 

seniors doing yoga 60+ Zumba Join us for Zumba where Latin and International music get your body movin’ and groovin’ with easy-to-follow dance moves that will keep you feeling and looking younger. Come try it out and invite your friends. You will absolutely love this workout!

Fee
Free for Senior Pass holders, $2/class for visitors
When Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 1-2PM


 

 

legal items Free Legal ServicesMake an appointment with our legal services volunteer. Cathryne specializes in estate planning guardianships and conservatorships, and special needs trusts. Her firm also practices personal injury and family law. 

Age 60+
Dates 2nd Monday of the Month  |  10-11AM

 
painting on a canvas Discover the Artist Within YouExperience the joy of creating and self-expression. Instruction will be given on drawing and painting and we will use a variety of mediums. Supplies will be provided, but you are also welcome to bring projects you are already working on. All levels are welcome.  

Age 60+
Fee $15/12 sessions
When Mondays 1-3PM 

 

gnome Porcelain Figurine Class Express your individuality by choosing your piece(s) and working them to perfection over the course of the class. Newcomers are welcome.

Fee
$9/12 weeks Residents, $11.25 Non-Residents
When Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00AM-2:00PM


 

 

library Book of the MonthWe will be discussing the books listed for each month. You can stop by the Provo Recreation Center Community Desk and pick up a copy prior to the Book Club Meeting, or you can come to the meeting and pick up the book for the next month. Light refreshments will be provided. 

Fee
Free For Senior Pass holders
When 1:00–2:30PM
 month book
February 12 More than Petticoats by Christy Karras
March 12 Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall
April 9 Braving the Wilderness by Brene Brown 
May 14  Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn 

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bingo Bingo A game we all know and love. No cost to you, so just come and win prizes!

Fee
Free for Senior Pass holders or $2/class for visitors
When Tuesday, 1:00–2:00PM




senior couple eating together Informational Luncheons Each month we will hold informational meetings from outside educators about aging-related services and issues. These could include educational sessions about hearing assistance devices, best health practices, medication safety, etc.

When
Second Wednesday of each month, 12:30-1:00PM
(lunch is served at 12PM)
Suggested Donation $3 for visitors over 60
Mandatory Fee
$6 for those under 60