Seniors

coronavirus updates

Continuing Covid Protocols

  • Social distancing is being maintained at all times possible
  • Keep it moving. No sitting, or congregate gathering allowed outside of activity times
  • Participants are only allowed to enter the building 10 minutes prior to activity
  • Participants must exit the building as soon as practical after activity

OVERVIEW

Omar K LightfootThe Omar K. Lightfoot Senior Recreation Center is open Monday through Friday from 8am until 4pm. Make new friends and join us for a variety of recreational activities. Annual memberships are available or choose daily fees. For the adventurous, trips are planned three times per month, varying in destination and cost. Trips in the past have included the museum, the theater, and other local attractions. A nominal fee may be charged for special events and field trips. For more information, please call (813) 506-6635.

SCNAP

Resuming in July - The Senior Citizens Nutrition and Activity Program (SCNAP) serves a hot balanced lunch Monday through Friday for those over 60. To learn how you may register and qualify for this free lunch, and/or reserve your lunch at least 1 day in advance, call 813-987-6182.

Senior Transportation

Seniors, leave the driving to us! The Parks and Recreation Division is happy to offer transportation to Temple Terrace senior residents ages 55 and over who cannot get out on their own. With 48-hours notice, transportation is available in the City’s 10-passenger, wheelchair-accessible van – 3 person maximum at one time, with one destination. For details on this program or to request transportation services, call 813.506.6635. Cost of this service is $1 per trip.

Activities


Lightfoot Matinee Movies for July:

Wednesday, July 7th - 1:30pm Mrs. Doubtfire Cost: FREE 

Wednesday, July 21st - 1:30pm J A W S Cost: FREE

Arts & Crafts in July: (Limit 10: Signup Required; In-Person or Call 813-506-6635)

Monday, July 12th - 1PM Stencil T-shirt & Oil Painting Sign up by: 7/7 Cost: $15.00 

Monday, July 26th - 1PM Monogram Crafts Sign up by: 7/21 Cost: $5.00

“Arthritis” Exercise Program*

Increase joint flexibility and range of motion, and maintain muscle strength. See Lightfoot Senior Calendar for days and times.

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🏓 Tuesdays at 6pm

🎱 Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6pm.                                        AdobeStock_4005044

Members + 1 Guest

Members $2/Non members $3

Players only. (Players under 18 years-old must be accompanied by a guardian). No children or non-playing guests permitted in the building. No gambling allowed on the premises. Subject to availability of the Center. Program may end at any time.

Silver Sneakers with Martha 

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9am

Muscular Strength and Range of Movement Class. Free if covered by insurance, $2 if you don’t have Silver Sneakers through insurance. Call 813.610.2267 or email martha.cameron@gmail.com

Other Great Senior Activities...*

Other regular activities free or offered at nominal fees include BINGO; Bunco; adult coloring; Bridge; arts & crafts; Tai Chi; Yoga; line dancing; parties and celebrations; entertainment; sponsored lectures and information sessions; computer and app tutoring and much, much more... Pick up our Monthly Calendar for more opportunities to join in on activities and fun!

For details on this program or to request transportation services, call the Omar K. Lightfoot Center at (813) 506-6635.