Programs H - Z

*Due to COVID19 all active 50+ program dates are tentative at this time.

Program Information

All Active 50+ programs are held at the Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street, unless otherwise noted.


The Ink and Quill Writing Group

Enjoy writing? Regardless of your ambitions or goals you will find stimulating fellowship and writing encouragement. Learn different styles of writing and share ideas to develop plots, characters and scenes to bring stories to life.  Registration required.

  • 1st Monday of each month 
  • May 3 and Aug 2 /Jessie Brock Community Center
  • June 7 and July 19/Tanner Hall, 29 W. Garden Street
  • 2:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Free!

Line Dancing 

It is a dance that is choreographed with sequences of steps that are repeated and a group of people dance in one or more lines, all facing the same direction and performing the steps at the same time. Good exercise and great fun. The first 30 minutes of each class is dedicated to beginners and learning the basic steps of the program.

  • Wednesdays
  • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
  • $5 City Resident; $7 Nonresident

Sit, Stitch ‘n Give

Does life have you all tied up in knots?   Join us for a chance to unwind. Come chat, knit, crochet, embroider, etc., and laugh with those who understand your desire to take a long piece of thread fiber and create a beloved "work of heart". Registration required.

Date:     Wednesdays 

Time:    10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Fee:       Free!

West Orange Page Turners Book Club

Bring a friend and discover current and classic authors. New members and titles are always welcome.  Registration required.

  • 2nd Monday of each month.  
  • 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Free!

Wii Bowling League

Do you still have a passion for bowling but do not have the time, energy or strength to make it to the lanes? Teams of two are forming now for a new Wii bowling 10-week league. Teams bowl May 10 - July 19. Registration required.    

  • $1 per person, per week (10-weeks) Pay first week of bowling
  • May/ Jessie Brock Community Center
  • June & July/ Tanner Hall, 29 W. Garden Street

Zumba Gold

Active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower-intensity.  Zumba Gold introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination.

  • Thursdays, 11:30 am
  • May/ Jessie Brock Community Center
  • June & July/ Tanner Hall, 29 W. Garden Street     
  • $3 per class City Resident / $4 Nonresident