Senior Activities

The follow is a listing of ongoing classes offered by the Morro Bay Recreation Department. For specific details, such as fees, class times, and more, please contact the Department during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, from 8a.m. to 5p.m., excluding City holidays, at 805-772-6278. View and register for activities online.
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Aces
Barbara Hart leads this program that is geared for seniors with an emphasis on stretching and range of motion exercises. This class is open to all ages and abilities and is free! This is made possible through the partnership between the Morro Bay Recreation and Parks Department and the Morro Bay Senior Citizens, Inc.
  • Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Time: 9 - 10 a.m.
  • Location: Morro Bay Community Center
Listening to Music Series
Classical Music Appreciation
Ever wished you knew more about classical music? If so, then the Listening to Music Series is for you! Ron Tarica shares his insights in this series of classes, each 6-week session focusing on a different musical period.

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Dance Club
Spend your afternoons Ballroom Dancing every Wednesday at the Morro Bay Vets' Hall.
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Friday Life
Drawing Draw and paint a live model in this informal art group led by January Mannering. Bring your own supplies including easel, paper-support, and medium. Please no oils with turpentine.
  • Day/Time: Fridays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location: Morro Bay Community Center Studio
Country & Western
Line Dancing
Join January Blakely for this no-partner-needed County and Western Line Dancing class.

P.A.C.E.
People with Arthritis Can Exercise. Join this gentle exercise and movement program.
This class is open to all ages and abilities and is free! This is made possible through the partnership between the Morro Bay Recreation and Parks Department and the Morro Bay Senior Citizens, Inc.
  • Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Location: Morro Bay Community Center Auditorium W
Painting & Drawing
With Instructor Diana Manseau
Diana Manseau, M.F.A., has over 25 years of experience teaching fine arts in all media. She has taught through U.C.L.A., community colleges, and museum programs throughout California. Diana's work has been shown in group exhibitions including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and one person shows at Nonesuch Fine Arts in Santa Monica and at Cuesta College. Diana is represented by the Vault Gallery in Cambria.

Quilt Fever
Instructor Becky Rogers is an AQS Certified Quilt Appraiser. All classes meet at the Morro Bay Community Center in the Studio.

Tai Chi
Join instructor Anne-Marie Schnetzler in this free casual Yang Form Tai Chi class that is gentle, relaxing, and helps improve balance.
  • Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Location: Morro Bay Community Center Auditorium E
Tennis Play-Day
Do you like to play tennis but can never find a partner? Come to Monte Young Tennis Courts and a court attendant will arrange games for you and others.