Lifelong Recreation (50+)

Manhattan Parks & Recreation offers a variety of activities for persons 50 years of age and older. Younger spouses are welcome to join. Adult-age children may accompany a parent on a space-available basis. If you are not on our mailing list and would like to receive a copy of the schedule, please call 785-587-2754.

Senior Trips

We are excited to bring back Senior trips for Fall 2021! Additional information about each trip can be found on our registration page by clicking the link below, or click here for the 2021 Senior Fall Brochure!

Click here to register! 

Questions? Contact Molli Maberry at 785-587-2765 or 

Trip Date Time Cost
New Theatre Restaurant - The King in Concert Sunday, 9/12/21 9:30am - 5pm $65
New Theatre Restaurant - Menopause the Musical   Sunday, 11/14/21                   9:30am - 5pm                    $65        
New Theatre Restaurant - Johnny & June  Sunday, 1/30/22 9:30am - 5pm $65

Adult Pickleball Club

Pickleball is a cross between tennis, table tennis, and badminton. It is played with wooden paddles and a plastic whiffle ball. The object of the game is to hit the ball so that your opponent is unable to hit it back over the net.

8:30 to 11:30 am | Weekdays | Douglass Activity Center | 2 indoor and 1 outdoor courts | Free

During open public hours, drop-in use | Weekdays | Anthony & Eisenhower Recreation Centers | 8 indoor courts | Free

Senior Programs Refund Policy

Registrants/Applicants will receive a full refund if we cancel the program/rental or we may be able to transfer you to another class/rental date. A full refund is granted if request to withdraw/cancel is received one week (seven days) prior to the start date; partial refund when requested between one week and at least 48 hours prior to the start date; and no refund is granted if the request is less than 48 hours in advance or failing to show. Participant withdrawals/rental cancelations must be received during business hours.