Active Adult Center

Senior Services

Active Adult Center
The Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department is responsible for administering and coordinating the city´s Active Adult Center, which provides ongoing programs and services, as well as special activities, for individuals 55 years of age or older. The Active Adult Center is managed by one full-time Senior Center Supervisor.

Staff & Activities


The Active Adult Center has two full-time staff members, a part-time kitchen aide, and a large number of volunteers to provide and/or coordinate ongoing services and activities, including:
  • Free health screenings
  • Information and referral services
  • Dance and exercise classes
  • Special interest classes (photography, arts, and crafts)
  • Education classes
  • Monthly birthday luncheons
  • Movie/video screenings
  • Bingo and drop-in bridge

Newsletter


The center publishes a monthly newsletter featuring a calendar of events and activities. Additionally, the center provides both onsite congregate and home-delivered meals that are served weekdays at the Active Adult Center.

The city receives a grant from the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging to provide this program. In previous years, this program was operated by the County of Ventura.

Special Events

 


Photo Contest 

It’s time to dust off your camera and start taking photos of the beauty that surrounds us. If you’re 55 years or better, reside in Ventura County and are an amateur photographer, then you’re eligible to participate. Participants will be allowed to submit a maximum of six total photos in six different categories, including; Nature & Landscapes, Animals & Wildlife, People, Around the World, Still Life, and Black & White. Prizes will be awarded for best of show, best in category and people’s overall choice. For contest rules and entry details, contact the Active Adult Center at 517-6261 or visit the center at 799 Moorpark Ave.
Submission Date: October 1-12
Exhibit Date: October 12-26


Birthday and Halloween Celebration 

Help us celebrate October birthdays with the Old Country Grass Band as they perform Classic Country music from the 1920-50’s and authentic Bluegrass form the 1940-60’s. It’s Halloween, so don’t forget to wear your funniest, scariest, and most creative costumes, as there will be prizes for those voted best in each category. The Senior Nutrition Program is partially funded by Older American Act funds granted by the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging. This valuable service is sustained with the help of your contributions. No recipient will be denied service because of their inability to donate the suggested amount.

Date: Wednesday, October 31st
Time: 11:45 a.m.

Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +)
Cost: $6.50 (59 yrs. and under)


Bingo Bash

Don’t miss out on another fun Bingo Bash fundraiser! Help raise money for the Moorpark Active Adult Center while having lots of fun and trying your luck at hundreds of dollars cash prizes! Your pre-paid ticket ($20 pre-sale, $25 at the door) will include all games, a delicious all-you-can-eat “dessert bar”, coffee and tea. Additional game packet will be made available the day of the event. Your paid attendance will also make you eligible for numerous door prizes. Players must be 18 years of age or older to play. Event is co-sponsored by the American Legion Post 502. Tickets go on sale September 4th.  For more information, call 517-6261. 

Date: Saturday, October 13th
Time:Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Games start at 11:00 a.m.
Cost: $20 pre-sale, $25 at the door 






Applications


Please print out the application and mail the completed form to:

Active Adult Center
City of Moorpark
799 Moorpark Avenue
Moorpark CA 93021

Photo Contest Web