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Adult/Senior Programs

Adult and Senior Programs

Through adult and senior programming, we enrich the lives of our citizens in St. Petersburg and the lives of their family and community through education, exercise, entertainment and activities that increase quality of life. Five of our recreational centers offer programs and services with a focus in adult and senior recreation that provide a fun, social and active environment that meets the needs of the community.

Centers that offer adult & senior programming:

  • Azalea Recreation Center
  • Bay Vista Recreation Center
  • Enoch Davis Recreation Center
  • Roberts Recreation Center
  • Sunshine Senior Center

We strive to:

  • Provide education on the constructive use of leisure
  • Reduce boredom
  • Alleviate stress and anxiety
  • Introduce new recreation and cultural opportunities
  • Develop self esteem through recreation participation
  • Provide emotional and social support to participants
  • Adapt activities, as necessary, to ensure the success of the participant

Office On Aging

Seniors doing chair aerobics

Located at the Sunshine Senior Center, the Office On Aging acts as an advocate on behalf of elders as well as an educational resource to the aging network. The Office On Aging also oversees operations of two multiservice centers and three centers that offer adult programs.

Services provided at the Office On Aging:

  • Notary Service
  • Administration of fee waiver programs
  • Serving Health Insurance Needs of the Elderly (SHINE) counseling
  • AARP Foundation employment training & counseling
  • Legal services & assistance
  • Neighborly Care Network congregate meals
  • Neighborly Care Network Meals on Wheels
  • Pinellas Opportunity Council provides financial assistance for utility bills and rent at the Enoch Davis Center

Adult Leagues

Man preparing to throw a softball pitch

Looking for a fun way to spend an evening with friends? Our Athletic Division provides several fun and competitive adult athletic leagues of varying skill levels.

Adult athletic leagues offered by our Athletic Division:

  • Men's & Coed Softball League
  • Men's Flag Football League
  • Men's 18+ & 40+ Basketball Leagues
  • Coed Kickball League

Health & Wellness

Women doing yoga in a park

We offer fitness classes and health and wellness programs at recreational centers throughout the city. The Healthy St. Pete Division is just one way we are engaging and empowering the community to eat, play, shop and live healthier.

Adult & Senior Classes

Seniors taking a swimming exercise course at North Shore Aquatics Complex

From exercise to the arts, we offers several classes focusing in adult and/or senior programming at recreation centers throughout the city. Visit Parks & Rec Connect to see our class offerings.