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.

Click HERE to check out our 2018 Winter/Spring Senior Scene Brochure!!
Senior Trips Walking Limit* Date Time Cost
Tour Topeka 3 Jan. 27 9:00am-6:00pm $45
New Theatre - "Funny Money" 1 Feb. 11 9:00am-6:00pm $75
Roasterie with History 3 Feb. 23 8:00am-4:00pm $35
MTH Theater - "Broadway's Golden Age" 1 Mar. 8 8:30am-6:00pm $60
Legends & Hollywood Casino 3 Mar. 18 8:15am-6:30pm $10
Vintage World Market 3 Mar. 25 9:00am-6:00pm $30
Twilight Tour Frank Lloyd Wright's Allen House  3 Apr. 19    2:30pm-10:00pm    $45
New Theatre - "Barefoot in the Park" 1 Apr. 22 9:15am-6:00pm $75
Explore Emporia 3 Apr. 25 8:00am-6:00pm $45
Senior Spring Fling 2 May 12 6:00pm-10:00pm $30
Kauffman Theater - "Peter Pan" 1 May 13 9:30am-8:00pm $85
Museum of World Treasure 3 May 26 7:45am-6:00pm $65
*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

The Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease Program is a exercise program that can reduce pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk With Ease. Walk With Ease will help you: motivate yourself to get in shape, walk safely and comfortably, improve your flexibility, strength, and stamina, and reduce pain and feel great! 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.