Senior Classes & Programs

About Senior Classes & Programs

Senior Services is a function of the Community Services Department. For information on senior programs and additional ongoing workshops and recreation opportunities for seniors, email Community Services Specialist, Jenifer Brito or call her at 561-753-2476.



Education

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Smart Driving Course - Ages 50+

The Smart Driver course consists of a new, easy-to-follow format that incorporates adult-learning principles, features reader-friendly print types, full-color pages, and videos to supplement course content. Best of all, you may be eligible to get an insurance discount for smart driving! Please check with your insurance regarding discounts.

Breaks will be given. Please bring a lunch and water/beverages.

Location

Wellington Community Center

Day, Time

  • Friday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dates

  • November 15
  • December 20
  • January 17
  • February 21
  • March 20
  • April 17
  • May 15

Registration

Bring a check made payable to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) to class ($15 Member / $20 Non-Member) on the day of class. 

For Additional Information

Contact Community Services at 561-791-4796.


Senior Symposiums

Visit the Senior Symposiums page for more information on these free educational sessions, delivered in a "lunch and learn" format, and open to our residents and their caregivers. 

Preregistration is required! Please email Community Services Specialist, Jenifer Brito or call her at 561-753-2476 for additional information.


Games & Entertainment


Early Bird Bingo - Ages 55+

Rise and shine for a morning of fun, food, fellowship, and Bingo! Cost is $3 per person.

Location

Wellington Community Center

Day, Time

  • Wednesday, 10 am to Noon

Dates

  • November 27
  • December 4
  • December 11
  • January 8
  • January 22

Cost

$3 to play

For Additional Information

Contact Community Services at 561-791-4796.


Health and Wellness

Senior Aerobics

This class is a great way to get in shape by using weights, balls, mats, balance and resistance bands. Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Email Lynn Spoor or call 561- 202-5966 for more information.

Location

Wellington Community Center

Class Day , Time 

Tuesdays and Thursdays
9 to 10 am

Sessions

  • December 3 to December 19                                                       
  • January 7 to January 30                                                                 
  • February 4 to February 27                                                            
  • March 3 to March 26                                                                       
  • April 7 to April 30                                                                              
  • May 5 to May 28 

Cost

  • All sessions are $45 resident, $56 non-resident

Visit WebTrac Activity Search or call 561-791-4796. for more information.


Ki-Waza

Feeling Sluggish? Tired after lunch? This class will teach you how to cultivate short and long term energy using slow, gentle movements. Ki-waza is a Japanese martial art that is light on the body, known little outside of those who have trained in it. Come try this invigorating new program, and open up all 12 meridians of the body!

Days and Times

Mondays & Fridays

  • 9:30 am to 10:30 am                                                                        
  • 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Sessions

January 14 to February 27 

Cost

  • FREE

Space is limited! Register at the Wellington Community Center or call 561- 791-4796 for more information.


Walkers of Wellington

Meet at The Mall at Wellington Green food court to walk in a cool environment, engage with others and enjoy refreshments following. 

Day and Time 

Thursdays, 9 am

For Additional Information

Contact Community Services at 561-791-4796.


Zumba Gold

Zumba Gold is designed for active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba class with lower intensity. This easy to follow class will focus on balance, range of motion and coordination.

Location

Wellington Community Center

Day, Time & Sessions

Tuesdays, 10 to 11 am

  • December 3 to December 17    
  • January 7 to January 28                                                             
  • February 4 to February 25                                                             
  • March 3 to March 31 (no class on March 24)                                 
  • April 7 to April 28                                                                             
  • May 5 to May 26                                              

Fridays, 10 to 11 am

  • December 6 to December 27                                                           
  • January 3 to January 31 (no class January 17)                             
  • February 7 to February 21                                                           
  • March 6 to March 27 (no class March 20)                                       
  • April 3 to April 24 (no class on April 10)                                         
  • May 1 to May 29 (no class on May 22)

Cost

  • Tuesday classes, all sessions are $32 resident, $40 non-resident
  • Friday classes:
    • January and May sessions are $24 resident, $40 non-resident
    • All other sessions are $24 resident, $30 non-resident

Visit WebTrac Activity Search or call 561-791-4796. for more information.


Zumba Gold / Chair

Enjoy a Zumba Gold class from your chair! Learn basic Latin rhythms and simple steps that increase strength and flexibility. No previous experience necessary. This class is great for anyone who may lack mobility due to physical limitations, injuries, RA, etc.

Class Day, Time & Location

Tuesdays, 11 am to 11:50 am
Wellington Community Center

Sessions

  • December 3 to December 17                                                         
  • January 6 to January 27 (no class on January 20)                         
  • February 3 to February 24 (no class February 17)                           
  • March 2 to March 30 (no class March 22)                                       
  • April 6 to April 27 (no class April 13)                                                
  • May 4 to May 18 (no class May 25)    

Cost

  • March session is $32 resident, $40 non-resident
  • All other sessions are $24 resident, $32 non-resident

Visit WebTrac Activity Search or call 561-791-4796. for more information.