The City of Abilene Senior Services Division provides excellent Recreational and Social opportunities for senior citizens of Abilene and surrounding areas. Participants can enjoy a wide variety of activities and services which includes fitness classes, lunch program, educational opportunities, and more. The City of Abilene has four Senior Centers for Senior Citizens ages 55 and older or the spouse of someone that age.

June Lunch Menu


Services

Recreation & Fitness

Recreational Activities

Each of the four Senior Centers offer a variety of recreational activities that include card games, dance classes, field trips, educational opportunities, and more.

Thursday Night Dances

Dances are held Thursday night at Rose Park Senior Activity Center, located at 2625 South 7th. Dances start at 7pm and are open to anyone 55 and older. Cost is $5 per person.

Bands

  • 1st Thursday - Moonlight Bandits
  • 2nd Thursday - Exit 277
  • 3rd Thursday - Midnight Blue
  • 4th Thursday - Harmony Creek Cowboys
  • 5th Thursday - Open

 

Fitness and Health Related Activities

The City of Abilene Senior Services Division offers a variety of fitness classes for Active Adults.  These classes are led by senior volunteers and designed for Senior Citizens.

Auditions for Senior Talent Show

Nutrition

A nutritious lunch is served Monday through Friday. Written special diets are prepared for those with written Doctors orders. Carry out meals can be arranged for participants who pre-qualify.

See current menu above!

Transportation

Transportation service is available to senior citizens age 60 and older.  Transportation is available for Senior Citizens from their residence to any of the Senior Activity Centers. Participants must be able to get on and off the bus without assistance. Following the lunch program, the senior citizens will be returned to their residence.

Twice a month, staff provides transportation to and from a local grocery store.  There are no assigned fees for this service; however confidential donations are accepted.

Please call (325) 734-5300 for transportation arrangements.

Senior Advocates

The City of Abilene Senior Services Division offers transportation for medical appointments Monday through Thursday from 9am to 1:30pm. Reservations can be made at (325) 673-4694.

Senior Centers

Rose Park Senior Activity Center

Rose Park Senior Activity Center Abilene Texas

Location
2625 S.7th Street
Abilene, TX 79605

Phone
(325) 734-5300

Medical Transportation
325-673-4694

Hours
Monday: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am - 4:00pm & 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 8:30am - 4:00pm

Senior Activity Guide

Dance Schedule

Staff

Jeff White
Senior Services Administrator
Jeff.White@abilenetx.gov
325-734-5306

Janet Whisenhunt
Nutrition and Transportation
Janet.Whisenhunt@abilenetx.gov
325-734-5304

Julie Cavazos
Activities
julie.cavazos@abilenetx.gov
325-734-5300

Julie Sartor
Senior Advocates
Julie.Sartor@abilenetx.gov
324-734-5345

Awards

Awards
The City of Abilene Senior Services Division Senior Talent Show wins the Outstanding Program Award

Outstanding Program Award

City of Abilene Senior Services Division
Senior Talent Show

Jane Wisenhunt is given the Outstanding Professional Award

Outstanding Professional Award

Janet Whisenhunt

 

 
Abilene Regional Medical Center is awarded the Outstanding Corporate Partner

Outstanding Corporate Partner Award

Abilene Regional Medical Center

Angels Care Home Health is awarded the Outstanding Corporate Partner

Outstanding Corporate Partner Award

Angels Care Home Health

Wisteria Retirement Living is awarded Outstanding Corporate Partner Award

Outstanding Corporate Partner Award

Wisteria Retirement Living

City of Abilene Senior Services Division is awarded the Cornerstone Award

Cornerstone Award

City of Abilene Senior Services Division