Active Adults

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Hundreds of active seniors enjoy the facilities and programs offered at Person Senior Wing at the Finley Recreation Complex and Steele Lane Community Center. Both facilities offer comprehensive programming for Santa Rosa's 50 and up community that includes recreational activities, health and fitness classes, hobbies, lifelong learning, enrichment opportunities, socializing and more.

Senior Membership

Add ZEST to life! Join Santa Rosa Seniors 50 & Better who stay active, keep learning and enjoy life! Two centers to serve you, use on or both! Membership is not required, but members get perks, save money and membership lasts a full year!

Memberships cost $24 per year for individuals ($34 non-resident) or $40 per year for couples ($50 non-resident) and benefits include the following:

  • .50 cents off all drop-in activities with the use of Frequent User Pass
  • Free legal clinics and guest speaker series
  • Zest Newsletter mailed to your residence
  • Free coffee & tea
  • Discounts on select events

Not sure if a senior membership or the programs are right for you?

Not to worry, we've got you covered! Join us for one free class/activity without joining to see if membership is right for you!

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Daily Activities (subject to change, please call respective center for updated schedules)

Person Senior Wing

  1. Monday
  2. Tuesday
  3. Wednesday
  4. Thursday
  5. Friday
Time Class Fee/Pass
9-10am Boomer Blast Fitness with Gloria $6 / $5.50
9:30-10:30am Line Dance Zone 2 with Ellen $3 / $2.50
10-11am Barely Beginners to Uke (1st, 3rd & 5th Mon) $2 / $1.50
10-11am Brand New to Uke (2nd & 4th Mon) $2 / $1.50
10-11am Zumba Gold with Jill $6 / $5.50
10am-12pm Needlecraft $3 / $2.50
10:30-11:30am History with Bobby $3 / $2.50
10:30am-12:30pm Line Dance with Anita (Experienced) $4 / $3.50
11am-12pm Ukulele - Bill's Beginners $2 / $1.50
12-3pm Paper Crafting with Bobbette $5 / $4.50
12:30-3:30pm Duplicate Bridge (Experienced) $4 / $3.50
1-3pm Hand and Foot Card Game (Will Teach) $3 / $2.50
1:30-3pm Book Club (2nd Mon) $2 / $1.50
2-3pm Line Dance Zone 1/1.5 with Ellen $3 / $2.50

*N.M. = Non-Member (members are free for select activities)

Steele Lane Community Center

  1. Monday
  2. Tuesday
  3. Wednesday
  4. Thursday
  5. Friday
Time Class Fee/Pass
9-10am Morning Exercise $3 / $2.50
Tai Chi with Nadine $4 / $3.50
9am-2pm Billiards $2 / $1.50
10am-12pm Needlecraft $3 / $2.50
10:30-11:30am Chair Volleyball $3 / $2.50
Bingo $2 / $1.50

Events for Seniors

St. Patrick's Day Lunch

Join us to celebrate the Luck of the Irish at the annual St. Paddy's Day lunch featuring traditional corned beef and cabbage. Special thanks to Sonoma County Builders!

Friday, 3/13/20 from 11:45am-1:15pm
Person Senior Wing/Rm 5
Members $6, $10 Non-Member
Pre-Register by 3/11/20
Code: 17425

Senior Expo

Come discover Santa Rosa businesses, organizations and activities that make our community a great place to live.

Saturday, 4/4/20 from 9am-12pm
Person Senior Wing

Membership Drive Open House & BBQ's

Join us as we celebrate our Senior Members and thank them for their annual support. Not a member? Learn about the benefits of membership with two community centers and dozens of classes and activities to enjoy.

Steele Lane Community Center

Open House
Friday, 7/10/20 from 10am-2pm
Take a free class, talk to an instructor, enjoy snacks and entertainment. No fee or registration needed.

Member BBQ
Friday, 7/31/20 from 11:30am-1pm
FREE, $5 Non-Member
Code: 24206
Come socialize and enjoy delicious food out on the patio. Pre-registration is required.

Person Senior Wing

Member BBQ
Friday, 7/10/20 from 11:45am-1:15pm
FREE, $4 Non-Member

Code: 20289
Enjoy a premium hot dog lunch with all the fixings! Pre-registration required by 7/8/20.

Services for Seniors

Legal Clinic

Obtain free legal advice from a lawyer available onsite, please call ahead to schedule a 15-minute consultation.

  • Date: 3rd Thursday of the month
  • Time: 10am-12pm
  • Location: Person Senior Wing
  • Fee: Free for Members, $5 Non-Members
  • Registration: Pre-registration required, please call (707) 543-3745.

Dance Programs

Ballroom Dances (Age 50+) Every Friday

Enjoy the best ballroom dancing in Santa Rosa with live bands and DJ music playing your favorite sounds from the ‘40s to present. Keep your feet and spirits floating with the polka, waltz, cha cha, tango and more. All are welcome with or without a partner and refreshments are provided.

  • Date: Every Friday
  • Time: 1-4pm
  • Location: Finley Community Center
  • Fee (at the door): Members $8.50, Non-Member $9

Billiards Room

  • Date: Monday-Friday
  • Time: 9am-2pm
  • Location: Steele Lane Community Center
  • Fee: $2 Drop-In

Ladies Billiards

Wed, 9am-12pm


1st & 3rd Thursdays, 10am-2pm


Person Senior Wing
2060 West College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Phone: 707-543-3745
Desk Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm

Steele Lane Community Center
415 Steele Lane
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Phone: 707-543-3282
Desk Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm