Senior Activities

Senior Activities

Your chance to shine and focus on yourself

Park Ridge Park District works hard to ensure seniors in our community have an array of options for staying active and engaged. First, there’s our S.T.A.R. membership, where there’s always something going on, no matter what your interest. Throughout the year, an array of S.T.A.R. clubs, activities, trips, and events are offered. You're bound to discover new interests and new friends.

Then there are the exceptional programs and outings we offer adults, giving you a chance to enjoy time with others. In fact, the hardest part about taking advantage of all that’s available is deciding what it is you want to do first. View the programs below.

S.T.A.R Membership

Many activities, programs, events, and services for anyone age 55 and older.

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Programs

4230538 / Sip & Security

Sip & Security with Eileen O’Leary Adults 65 and older are at the most risk for internet and phishing scams. Participants will learn practical strategies to protect their personal information, financial assets, and digital identity. Topics covered include recognizing phishing emails, creating strong passwords, using secure browsing practices, and safeguarding against identity theft. With her 16 years of experience in tech, Eileen O’Leary, the Information Technology Director at the District will be your guide. Pizza, salad, bread & 1 glass of wine will be served. CAC
4230538-1 - Sip & Security
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Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$22.00/$22.00
8/13/2024 - 8/13/2024
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
18.00-110.00

4230543 / Empowering Caregivers: Navigating Legalities in Parental Care

Empowering Caregivers: Navigating Legalities in Parental Care With Coogan Gallagher: Personal Injury Lawyers Coogan Gallagher offers an enlightening presentation tailored specifically for caregivers, as we delve into the essential legal aspects of caring for aging parents. From understanding power of attorney to navigating healthcare directives, we'll provide comprehensive insights to help you confidently manage legal responsibilities. Discover key strategies for estate planning, guardianship, and accessing vital resources. Whether you're just beginning your caregiving journey or seeking to enhance your knowledge, this presentation equips you with the tools and knowledge to ensure your parent's well-being while safeguarding their legal rights. Don't miss this opportunity to empower yourself with the legal know-how to provide the best possible care for your loved ones.
4230543-1 - Empowering Caregivers: Navigating Legalities in Parental Care
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Availability
Unavailable
Res/NonRes
$0.00/$0.00
7/10/2024 - 7/10/2024
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
18 & up

4230601 / Yoga For Aging Well

This mat yoga class will focus on building strength, agility, balance and flexibility. This is a more active class for seniors that includes floor, seated, and standing postures. Participants must be able to get up and down from the floor on their own. Instructor: Jodi Fedoruk. CAC
4230601-1 - Yoga For Aging Well
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Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$48.00/$60.00
7/15/2024 - 8/19/2024
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
55 & up

4230602 / Mindful Chair Yoga

In this class we combine mindfulness practices with yoga movements that help you find strength. Flexibility and balance while seated and standing. All experience levels are welcome. Class size is limited, so sign up today. No class on July 4 & 11. Instructor: Jodi Fedoruk (Tu) & Joan McGee (Th). CAC
4230602-2 - Mindful Chair Yoga
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Availability
Waitlist
Res/NonRes
$32.00/$40.00
6/13/2024 - 7/18/2024
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
55 & up
4230602-3 - Mindful Chair Yoga
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Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$48.00/$60.00
7/16/2024 - 8/20/2024
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
55 & up
4230602-4 - Mindful Chair Yoga
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Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$40.00/$50.00
7/25/2024 - 8/22/2024
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
55 & up

4230603 / STAR Tai Chi for Arthritis and Chronic Conditions

Tai Chi helps improve flexibility, muscle strength, heart and lung activity, posture, and balance to prevent falls. Enjoy the class at your own pace standing or seated. Instructor: Bobbie Adams. CAC
4230603-1 - Tai Chi for Arthritis and Chronic Conditions
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Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$48.00/$60.00
6/14/2024 - 7/19/2024
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
55 & up
4230603-2 - Tai Chi for Arthritis and Chronic Conditions
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Availability
Available
Res/NonRes
$40.00/$50.00
7/26/2024 - 8/23/2024
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Location
Centennial Activity Center
Ages
55 & up