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 one full time staff member, 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



Save The Date: Income Tax Preparation


Preparing you're own federal and state income taxes can be a complicated and confusing process. Skip the hassle and heartache and have your 2016 federal and state tax returns prepared by a trained AARP tax counselor for FREE. The first appointments will be scheduled for February 1st, so call ahead to ensure you get your appointment. Appointments are limited and will be taken on a first come first serve basis. Required documents include: Driver’s License or DMV ID card, Social Security Card, 2015 Tax returns, record of all wages, record of payments that reduce your taxes and any renter’s credit information. Call 517-6260 to schedule an appointment or if you have any questions. Please note that appointments will not be taken off of the voicemail

Date: Wednesday

Time: By Appt. 

 

DMV: Seniors & Safe Driving

 
 Tressa Thompson with the Ombudsman Branch of the Department of Motor Vehicles will be providing an in-depth discussion on Senior Driving and how to help drivers maintain their driving independence for as long as they can. This presentation will address specific concerns of senior drivers and provide DMV resources (including education & training), assist as a liaison to ensure senior drivers are treated fairly and consistently when faced with changes in physical, visual, and/or mental abilities, provide information and support to seniors and their loved ones when safety becomes a concern.  Call 805-517-6261 or stop by the Active Adult Center to make a reservation. 

Date: Tuesday, March 14

Time: 1:00 p.m.


St. Patrick's Day Luncheon


You don’t have to be Irish to help celebrate St. Patrick’s day with us. This day of remembrance of St. Patrick, one of Ireland's patron saints, will include a delicious Irish-inspired lunch and beverage, special St. Patrick’s Day games and prizes for game winners. The Senior Nutrition Program is partially funded by Older American Act funds granted by the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging and is sustained with the help of your contributions.  

Date: Friday, March 17
Time: 11:45 a.m. 
Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +) 
Lunch Cost: $5.00 (Under 60 yrs.)

AARP Driver Safety


This 8-hour, 2-day class is sponsored by AARP and designed for persons who have not taken an AARP driver safety class in the past. The class is designed to help individuals tune up their driving skills and update their knowledge of the rules of the road, how to adjust driving for age-related physical changes and learn how to drive more safely. Class fee is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. A completed registration form is required for participation. Checks (made payable to AARP) or money order can be mailed or dropped off at the Moorpark Active Adult Center. Pre-registration is required.

Date: Tuesday & Thursday, March 28 & 30

Time: 12:00 p.m.


March Birthday Luncheon 


Join Lance Harman as he pays tribute to classic rock music of the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s, including Elvis, Roy Orbison, The Beach Boys and many others.  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, March 29
Time: 11:45 a.m.
Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +)
Lunch Cost: $5.00 (Under 60 yrs.)






Applications


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

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