"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 MAY 31.***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 and social distancing. We look forward to seeing you all again soon.
Join friends or make new ones with an excursion! Excursions held out of Simi Valley and Oak Park.
from Simi Valley
Sat-Sun. Mar. 14-22, 2020 - Tuscany & Cinque Terre (Rescheduled for November)
Tue-Thu. Mar. 24-26, 2020 - Riverside Resort & Casino ~ Laughlin, NV (Rescheduled for Sept.)
Sat. May 9, 2020 - Lancaster Jethawks vs Rancho Cucamonga Class "A" Baseball Game (Postponed-TBA)
Wed. July 22, 2020 - L.A. Dodgers vs Milwaukee Brewers (Postponed -TBA)
May 17-21, 2020 - Sedona & Grand Canyon (Postponed- TBA)
June 14-20, 2020 - Best of Chicago (Postponed- TBA)
Sept. 16-24, 2020 -Discover the Best of Eastern Canada (Niagara Falls, Ottawa, Quebec City, Montreal)
Call 805-583-6059 for more info on Simi Valley excursions.
from Oak Park
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - Stagecoach Inn Museum
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - Old Town Music Hall **CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - California Strawberry Festival *2020 CA STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL CANCELED
Saturday, June 20, 2020 - Angel City Games - **CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - L.A. Dodgers vs. Milwaukee Brewers (Postponed- TBA)
Saturday, August 8, 2020 - Ventura County Fair
Register for these excursions, programs and many great classes online.
View Simi Valley's Age 50 Spring 2020 Brochure.
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: