Listings for Activities for Older Adults / Educational Opportunities

Activities for Older Adults

Educational Opportunities

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Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation

Pima County Government
Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation

3500 W. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85741

(520) 724-5234

Email: edie.price@pima.gov

http://webcms.pima.gov/government/natural_resources_parks_and_recreation

description
Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation provides all recreational and educational activities for adults year-round. Visit Pima County's website to find events, classes, registration information, and times.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Pima County Public Library

101 N. Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701

(520) 791-4010

Email: askalibrarian@pima.gov

https://www.library.pima.gov/limitedservices/

description
The Pima County Public Library system consists of 27 library locations located throughout Pima County. You can visit our website at https://pima.bibliocommons.com/locations/list/ to see a list of locations and hours of operation.
Our mission is to transform lives by educating, inspiring, and connecting people.
The libraries are now offering in-person services and programming. We can find an overview of current services on our website via the limited services link above.

business hours
Hours vary by location. Please visit our website for current hours of operation.

The Drawing Studio

2760 N. Tucson Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85716

(520) 620-0947

Email: programs@thedrawingstudio.org

http://www.thedrawingstudiotds.org

  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
We are a non-profit arts community. Driven to provide low-cost, & in some places free, skill-based & technique developing art practice courses. While utilizing community building, these courses center individuals to foster a sense of wellness & healthy contributions to self & any collective through cultivating art practice. Our community has specific programs, like ArtMoves, to provide particular programs to folks who are disabled, elderly, or with significant challenges in life.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

costs
Costs vary depending on format, class length, and venue. A complete schedule of offerings with expenses can be found on our website.

Town of Marana Parks and Recreation Department

Town of Marana
Parks and Recreation, Special Interest Division, Senior Program

13250 N. Lon Adams Rd.
Marana, AZ 85653

(520) 382-1950

Fax: (520) 382-1951

Email: marana.parks@maranaAZ.gov

http://www.maranaaz.gov/recreation

  • Low Income

description
The Marana Senior Program offers various services and recreation opportunities for active adults ages 50 plus. Member benefits include easy registration to Parks and Recreation Programs, including Senior-specific offerings such as day trips and Bunco. Membership provides exercise classes, a fitness center, table games, arts and crafts, social settings and parties, etc. The Marana Senior Program works with outside entities such as the Northwest Fire Department, Marana Food Bank, and Medicare representatives to provide information to Members.

service area
Avra Valley,Catalina,Marana,Oro Valley,Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
Membership-based: Please call for pricing details.

Tucson Adult Learning Adventures (TALA)

6700 N. Oracle Rd., Ste 33
Tucson, AZ 85704

(630) 452-8121

Email: Tucsonadultlearningadventures@gmail.com

https://www.tucsonadultlearningadventures.com/

description
TALA partners with AARP to offer one-on-one tutoring for older adults interested in learning the capabilities of their cell phones, tablets, and computers. Registration is required. Call for dates, times, and locations. Classes are held at the AARP office location. 2-4 p.m. on Tuesdays

service area
Tucson

Tucson Chinese Cultural Center

1288 W. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704

(520) 292-6900

Fax: (520) 292-6908

Email: info@tucsonchinese.org

http://www.tucsonchinese.org

description
Tucson Chinese Cultural Center offers programs for older adults, cultural programs, lion dancing, history programs, and more.

service area
Tucson

business hours
T - 9:00 AM-1:00 PM, T Evening 5:00 PM-8:00 PM, Th 9:00 AM-8:00 PM S - 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Su -10:00 AM-5:00 PM

costs
Membership for Older Adults $180.00 a year.
Daily Membership $10.00.

William M. Clements Center

City of Tucson

8155 E. Poinciana Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85730

(520) 791-5787

Email: TPRD-Clements@tucsonaz.gov

https://www.tucsonaz.gov/parks/WilliamMClementsCenter

description
PCOA and various dedicated community partners provide meals served at lunch sites to older adults 60 and older. In addition to meals, the center offers recreational, educational, and healthy living programs and computers that the public can use to access the Internet for job searches. You must register in advance to attend. Call the center staff for more information or to register.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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