Enjoy the benefits of being a senior in Rowlett! The seniors at the Rowlett Community Centre (RCC) participate in trips and specialized programming.
Rowlett residents age 60 and older can join the Rowlett Community Centre for only $10 a year! Membership benefits include use of the walking track and fitness room! View more information about the Rowlett Community Centre.
Beginning January 4, the City of Rowlett will provide FREE transportation to Senior members of the Rowlett Community Centre. Transportation will be round trip from your home to the Rowlett Community Centre and is a benefit of your membership! Check it out at Senior Shuttle Services! Click here for a "How to Ride Guide".
The Rowlett Community Center offers a variety of programs and trips for older adults to enjoy. View the latest program and trip information by viewing the calendar and newsletter below.
More fun than you can possibly stand - while seated! Come enjoy this fun-filled game played with a beach ball. Chair volleyball is great for upper body mobility and joint flexibility. It enhances your muscle tone, reflexes, hand-to-eye coordination, and endurance.
1st, 3rd and 4th Thursday 10:30am
Our archery class takes you on an archery adventure with a fully trained and experienced guide to teach the basic skills of archery. The lesson is a hour once a week plan that teaches the basic skills of archery, safety rules of archery, terminology, and bow and arrow identification and uses. All equipment will be supplied. The class is suitable for those that have no experience, or those that may have shot before and need a refresher.
1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursday 1:30pm
This one is for the crafty people out there. Every Tuesday at 10am, bring the craft that you are working on and enjoy the space of the Community Centre and like minded crafters to help get your crafts done.
If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to get down, now is your chance. We will sit around a circle and jam until you can’t jam anymore. Whether you want to pick a banjo, strum a guitar, and play the washboard come on down!
1st and 3rd Tuesday 1:30pm
The Writing Salon
Join Ms. Chelle as she guides you through your way to writing. Unlock the creative genius that you always knew you had. This creative writing class meets once a month and you may have some homework to do.
2nd Tuesday 1:30pm
Trip to the Frisco Star
The NEW Headquarters for the Dallas Cowboys is really a sight you want to see. Take in the views of the newly built “Star District” with plenty of dining and shopping options to visit after the tour of the Star.
Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 $30
Trip to Grapevine
This unique experience is sure to be a memorable one. In the morning we will visit Vetro Glass Blowing and get a first-hand demonstration on the art of glass blowing. After our visit to Vetro, we will make our way to Grapevine Mills Mall and eat lunch. After lunch we will head to the Sea Life Aquarium located in Grapevine Mills Mall to see all the underwater life we can see.
Wednesday, March 18th, 2020 $25
Trip of Dallas
This trip to Dallas will be one that is OVER THE TOP and filled with PLENTY of excitement! In the morning we will take an elevated trip to the top of Reunion Tower. After the tower we will hang around a bit and enjoy some food from the Cloud Nine Café located in Reunion Tower. Once we are done there, we will head over to the Perot Museum and see the exhibits.
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 $30