"We don't stop playing because we grow old.
We grow old because we stop playing."
Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District offers a variety of age 50+ programs, classes, workshops, and excursions. Programs are held in both Simi Valley and Oak Park, with most activities held at the Simi Valley Senior Center.
At the Simi Valley Senior Center you can join an activity or club such as beading and jewelry, billiards, bridge, bunco, cribbage, knit and crochet, pinochle, poker, radio club, scrapbooking, treasure hunters, quilting or woodcarving. Explore a new art class such as ceramics, multi-media arts, oil painting, watercolor or woodcarving. Enjoy the art of music with guitar lessons or by joining the Simi Valley Chamber Orchestra. Take a step into one of the many dance classes like clogging, line dancing, tap, ballet or Victorian dance. Get some exercise with the arthritis chair exercise, low impact aerobics, strength training, pilates or yoga. Try a sport such as pickleball or bocce ball, horseshoes, indoor lawn bowling, kick-boxing, or ping pong. Take a hike on one of our many wonderful trails or take some lessons on the golf course.
The SIMI VALLEY SENIOR CENTER WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.***Please note this information is subject to change at anytime. Please check back often for new updates.
Thank you you all for your support and be safe with washing your hands for 30 seconds, Keep hands away from your face, wear a mask when out in public, and keep at least 6 feet social distancing at all times unless with immediate family or someone you live with. We look forward to seeing you all again soon.
OCTOBER 13-28, 2020
A list of upcoming games:
Tues. Oct. 13 - Horseshoes Singles 8:30 am Rancho Simi Community Park, Horseshoe Pits
Wed. Oct. 14 - Bocce Ball (Novice) 8:30 am Rancho Tapo Community Park, Bocce Ball Court
Thur. Oct. 15 - Horseshoes Doubles 8:30 am Rancho Simi Community Park, Horseshoe Pits
Fri. Oct. 16 - Shuffleboard 8:30 am Rancho Simi Community Park, Shuffleboard Courts
Join friends or make new ones with an excursion! Excursions held out of Simi Valley and Oak Park.
Call 805-583-6059 for more info on Simi Valley excursions
On vacation until further notice... unless you want to take a short trip from your own home?
Monthly Virtual Field Trips/Tours:
360 degrees Elton John-Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour: The Launch (VR180)
#WE WILL TRAVEL AGAIN -Collette Message
*Please be aware field trip/tours may cause motion sickness.
HERE'S SOME VIRTUAL FUN TO KEEP YOU ENTERTAINED!
Explore our National Parks. Visit places you never thought you would be able to see, all from the comfort of your own home!
How about visiting some of our most famous Museums, online!
Louvre in Paris — https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne#tabs
NASA Langley Research Center — https://oh.larc.nasa.gov/oh/
Smithsonian — https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/
In addition to the programs offered through Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District, the Simi Valley Senior Center and Council on Aging also provide a variety of programs and events, which can be viewed on the City of Simi Valley's website at: