Senior Center Activities

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 Friends playing dominos at the senior center  Ping Pong Players  Dancing the evening way

Our center is the hub for activities designed to meet the interests and needs of seniors of every age.  

Our Senior Center Monthly Newsletter contains the most up-to-date calendar of activities, what bands and DJ's are playing, and game schedules.

Welcome Newcomers

New to the center? Come meet your first new friend and attend the Newcomer's Social. This get-together will introduce you to the programs, activities, and services available at the Santa Clara Senior Center. There is something for just about everyone, so get off the couch, out of the house, and see what we've got for you.

Date: Third Thursday of each month
Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Contact the Front Desk at: (408) 615-3170 or email at:

Let's Talk Travel

Learn more about upcoming travel opportunities, see travel presentations, meet other travelers, and share travel ideas.

Date: Fourth Wednesday of most months
Time: 12:30 pm
Location: Mezzanine

Drop-in Crafts

You're invited to revisit an old hobby or take up a new one. Here is an opportunity to work on your own self-directed project in the company of others who share your love of crafts. Engage your mind as well as your creativity.

Date: Thursdays
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Room 149

Ballroom Dancing

Dancing is a great way to exercise, socialize, and connect with new and old friends. Dance lessons are offered before each dance (6:30 pm) with paid admission. Tuesday night dances are brought to you by TGA (To Get Acquainted) and Thursday night dances by Santa Clara Parks & Recreation.

Please see our Senior Center Monthly Newsletter for the schedule of performers. 

Date: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: Class - 6:30 pm
Dance - 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Fee: $6 when live bands play
$5 when hosted by a DJ
Location: Multi-purpose room

Games, Games, Games

Playing games is a great way to spend time with old friends and meet new friends all while keeping your mind sharp and staying "on top of your game." Most games can accommodate any number of drop-in players. If you do not know a certain game - do not worry - we will teach you.

Date: Mondays and Wednesdays
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Multi-purpose room


Enjoy a game of bingo with us. 

Date: Tuesdays and Fridays
Time: 12:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Fee: $5 for six games
Location: Multi-purpose room

Ping Pong

Get your exercise for the day with a fun game of Ping-Pong! Our center offers a Ping-Pong table available for use on a first come, first served basis. Check out paddles and balls at the front desk. Available all-year-round. 


Monday - Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm

7:00 am - 5:00 pm

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Location: Patio

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