Visit the Lafayette Senior Center to take part in enjoyable activities. We offer daily, monthly, in-person, and virtual options to fill your need for fun and engagement. For more information about any of the activities offered, please call 303-665-9052 or email email@example.com.
Lafayette Book Clubs
Discover the joy of book clubs at the Senior Center! Gather with fellow enthusiasts monthly on Fridays to discuss a preselected book. Don't worry if you haven't finished reading it - you're welcome to join us anyway.
These book clubs meet at the Senior Center from 10-11am.
Mystery Book Club - First Friday of the month
Second Friday Book Club - Second Friday of the month
Join us for laughter and the enjoyment of playing Mexican Train or other card games with others.
Mondays | 9-11:30am
|Mexican Train or other games|
Thursdays | 1-4pm
|Shanghai Rummy |
Mondays and Thursdays | 1-4pm
Brighten the day of seniors in our community through the Senior Card program. This outreach initiative has been quietly connecting and engaging with seniors for years. Whether for celebrations, sorrows, or to let someone know they're thought of, we send cards to bring smiles and warmth. We would love to hear from you! Please send your requests to OlderAdults@lafayetteco.gov and join us in spreading joy and kindness
Crafters for Charity
Share your time and talents to make a difference in our community! Join us in knitting, crocheting, stitching, or creating heartfelt items that:
- Brighten the day of a cancer patient
- Bring warmth to a youngster
- Assist local charities
We welcome new individuals, fresh ideas, and discovering new ways to contribute and support our community together.
Wednesdays | 1-3pm
Computer Lab - Onsite
Are you in need of a computer? Visit the Senior Center, where a public computer is available for checking emails, researching information, or improving your technical skills. The Computer Lab is open on a first-come, first-served basis.
Embark on an educational journey with captivating videos provided by the Smithsonian. Expand your knowledge and curiosity through engaging visual content.
Second and fourth Thursdays monthly | 2-3:30pm
Join our compassionate team of volunteers crafting small lap-size quilts for donation to nursing facilities and other agencies. Whether you're a skilled sewer or not, there are various ways to contribute—ironing, cutting, tying, or delivering items. Your support makes a meaningful impact in bringing comfort and warmth to those in need.
Second and Fourth Thursdays |10am-noon
Please call 303-665-9052 for specific dates
Mats for the Homeless Volunteer Group
Join our dedicated volunteer/craft group on a mission to reduce plastic waste and support our local community. They creatively transform donated plastic grocery bags into sleeping mats for those experiencing homelessness in our area. If you'd like to learn more about this inspiring group, please contact the Senior Center.
Nov. 3, and Dec. 15 | 1-4pm
Panera Bread - Sponsored by Cultivate
Enjoy free bread from Panera Bread, courtesy of Cultivate! Available on a first-come, first-served basis, each person generally receives one or two bags of delicious bread. Each person's quantity is based on the amount of bread received from Panera Bread.
Mondays & Wednesdays | 9am
Senior Advisory Board
The Senior Advisory Board meets on the second Tuesday of the month, from 4:30-6:30pm. The 2023 Board members include Guy Higgins, Bob Magin, Angela McLean, Joan Potterfield, and Carren Williams. If you want to attend the meetings or become a board member, contact Dana Hoffman at Dana.Hoffman@lafayetteco.gov. Your participation is welcomed!
Unlock the answers to your cell phone questions and more at Tech Tuesdays! Receive invaluable guidance on topics like managing photos, creating albums, and enhancing font size for better visibility. Hosted by Peak to Peak High School's Interact Club and dedicated volunteers, Tech Tuesdays provide the support you need to navigate your device confidently. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity!
Second and Fourth Tuesdays monthly | 3:30 - 4:30pm | Free
Whatevers Crafting Group
Connect with friends and forge new bonds as you indulge in your favorite crafts! Bring your materials to work on "whatever" project you have in mind, and immerse yourself in a fun-filled atmosphere.
Wednesdays | 9-10:30am