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Senior Recreation

Wichita Park & Recreation enriches the lives of our senior citizens through community education, exercise and entertainment that increases quality of life! We offer programs and services with a focus on senior recreation that provides a fun, social and active experience.

Golden Age Club

Golden Age Clubs offer a variety of activities and events for seniors to enjoy in social gatherings. Bring your friends or make new ones, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Check out the different offerings at each location!

Minisa, 704 W. 13th St. North

  • Interested in joining, talk to President, Shirley Simpson at 316-631-2968
  • Play bridge every Thursday from 10:00am – 12:00pm
    Questions about bridge, call Dee Stuart at 316-619-7800
  • Dances are held every Thursday from 7:00pm – 9:30pm, $3 admission
    Questions about a dance, call Rita Foster at 316-364-1702
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Orchard, 4808 W. 9th St.

  • Interested in joining, talk to President, Bob Winters at 316-680-1184
  • Dances are held every Friday 7:00pm – 9:30pm, $3 admission
    Questions about a dance, call Casey Furnish at 316-706-7464

Linwood, 1901 S. Kansas

  • Interested in joining, talk to First Vice President, Jim Ruboyianes at 316-945-9451
  • Dances are held every Saturday from 7:00pm - 9:30pm, $3 admission. Each dance features live music from different bands rotating weekly. Pre-packaged refreshments are served
    Questions about a dance, Call Jim Ruboyianes at 316-945-9451
  • Pitch Tournaments are held Tuesdays from 12:15pm - 2:15pm Pitch tournaments are NOT currently being held due to COVID-19

Goldenrod, 1340 S. Pattie

  • Dances are held every Wednesday from 7:00pm – 9:30pm, $3 admission. Each dance features live music from different bands rotating weekly. Refreshments are served

McAdams, 1329 E. 16th St.

  • The purpose of this club shall be to sponsor good fellowship and wholesome recreation for those who have reached the age of 55. This Golden Age Club plans trips traveling the country. They have visited New York City, Washington DC, Branson and several other places! Get away and enjoy the experience with friends. For details call Kathy McClish at 316-518-0724

Active Adults (55+) Only Classes

The following classes have been tailored specifically to suit the fitness needs of the active older population ages 55 and up. They are also suitable for adults with mobility restrictions. Don’t forget to check out other classes in the Adult section. Most are suitable for all levels of interest and ability as modifications are made to fit the varying needs of the students.

Check out the list of Active Adults (55+) classes

Classes We Think You'll Love!

Our staff has picked out some of our most popular classes we think you're going to love! Click on a class category below to view details and schedules.

Play Pickleball!

Pickleball players can play at any of the 28 indoor and outdoor courts offered by Wichita Park & Rec!

Pickleball Courts

Walk at Recreation Centers

When the weather keeps you from wanting to walk outside but you still want to get those steps in, head over to a recreation center and walk indoors. There is no fee to come walk at any of our recreation centers! See the locations and availability below.

  • Orchard
    Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 9:00am, 11:00am – 1:00pm
  • Edgemoor
    Monday & Wednesday – 9:00am-11:30am & 1:00pm-3:30pm
  • Evergreen
    Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 12:00pm
  • Linwood
    Monday: 11:00am- 4:00pm;
    Tuesday & Thursday: 11:30am – 4:00pm;
    Wednesday & Friday: 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • McAdams
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00am-11:00am

Fitness Center Memberships

Wichita Park & Recreation offers four fully equipped fitness centers at Evergreen, Linwood, Lynette Woodard and Orchard Recreation Centers. With prices as low as $2 a visit or $15 a month, we can’t be beat! For more details click below.

Fitness Centers

Facility Rental

Looking for a great venue to host your next birthday, shower or reunion? Check out the many community facilities we have available that are conveniently located all over Wichita. For more details click below.

Venue Rentals

Senior Services

Senior Services is a private, non-profit, non-government organization that has made a positive difference in the lives of seniors of all ages since 1968. They provide recreation, life-enriching events, meaningful employment, caregiver support, health and nutrition, and much more. Whether it’s a sports competition, mentor program, In-Home Respite Care, or Meals on Wheels, Senior Services helps you lead a more active and rewarding lifestyle. Senior Services offers a new beginning to individuals – one filled with adventure, happiness, and unlimited opportunities. For more details click below.

Senior Services