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 $15/month
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
Come celebrate the holidays with all of your friends. Join us and bring your favorite dishes to share.
Wednesday, December 18th at 11:30am $5
Holiday Shopping Trips
This year we will make a few trips around DFW to help get your holiday shopping done. Every Friday in December we will head to a different mall and experience all the shopping you will need.
Friday, December 6th – Allen Outlet Mall
Friday, December 13th – North Park Mall
Friday, December 20th – Grapevine Mills Mall
We will leave the Rowlett Community Centre at 9am and make our way back from the mall at 3pm…..$5 each trip
Join us as we make our way to the famous Prairie Lights in Grand Prairie, Texas! Before we make it to the lights we will stop for dinner and eat with our friends. We will sing Christmas Carols on the way and drink all the hot chocolate your heart desires. This experience is like no other and you will not want to miss this one!
Tuesday, December 10th and 17th, 2019 – depart from the Rowlett Community Center at 5pm and return to the Community Centre by 10:00pm