Senior/Active Adult Programs

Public Meeting Notice

The meeting on Thursday, May 12, 2022 was to discuss the application for the 48th year Community Block Grant for Senior Programming. The intent of this grant is to fund the senior activities and offer a variety of field trip outings, educational classes and fitness programs at no cost to parkland residents who are 62 years of age or older. The field trip outings within the Tri County area will consist of local museums, state parks, educational tours of historical facilities, and informative trips. The classes consists of educational "how to" informative classes and different art techniques. The two types of fitness classes offered will be Chair Zumba and Chair Aerobics to help stimulate joint movement and maintain muscular integrity. The funds requested for this project will allow for at least 115 unduplicated qualified mature adult seniors in the City of Parkland to meet our program goals and objectives at no cost to them.

The City of Parkland is encouraging comments from the public in regards to the 48th Year Community Development Block Grant for Senior Programming through August 10th, 2022. Please address any comments to Ryan Mariano, Program Coordinator, at rmariano@cityofparkland.org or written letters mailed to 10559 Trails End, Parkland FL 33067. 

Contact Us

  1. Parks and Recreation Program Specialist
    Marcus Norton
    954.757.4211
    Email

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Classes and Trips

The City of Parkland is proud to provide a variety of classes and trips for the seniors in our community. Each month there will be a number of different classes and field trips that are offered. They are free of charge for Parkland residents aged 62 and over. Advanced registration is required to enter the lottery for all classes and trips.

Registration

To register for a senior classes or programs, proof of residency and age (driver license or other valid photo ID) in addition to a completed application must be on file with Parks and Recreation. On registration weekends please call 954.757.4190 anytime after 5:00 p.m. on Friday through 9:00 a.m. on Monday and leave a clear message stating your name(s), best telephone number to confirm your status and whether you are interested in being entered into the lottery for that months class or trip. Spouses and significant others can call in for each other, however, friends need to call in on their own. Due to the popularity and limited space, all participants are chosen by a random lottery.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity of the City of Parkland, should contact the office of Jackie Wehmeyer, Senior Director of Strategy and Intergovernmental Affairs/ADA Coordinator at (954) 757-4134, or Florida Relay at 7-1-1 or www.ftri.org/relay, as soon as possible, but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event.

View the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) page for more information.

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