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Senior Activities

Senior Activities are held at the Percy Bakker Community Center, 9333 'E' Avenue (map below).

Fitness and Fun class at the Percy Bakker Community Center is currently being held outdoors at Lime Street Park. 

Fitness and Fun Exercise Program

Elderly men and women doing Fitness and Fun Exercise Program

A workout for men and women to stay fit and increase strength and endurance while relieving stress in a friendly, social atmosphere. The class includes low-impact exercises, line dances, latin moves, waltzes, step, strength training, and flexibility with equipment provided, all performed to each person’s individual ability level. Music includes Big Band to Ballroom, Latin to Country, Belafonte to Beyonce.

Instructor is National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified; CPR and First Aid Certified.

Mondays 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Fridays 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
**Beginning January 2021, time will begin at 10:30 am**
FEE: $21.00 per month (payments are currently online only)

Click Here to Register ONLINE for Fitness and Fun!


Every Wednesday seniors are invited to enjoy the fun of Pinochle.

DAY: Wednesday
TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
FEE: Free

Pool Tables (2) 

DAYS/TIME: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Quilt Guild

Desert Winds Quilt Guild meets the first Tuesday of each month. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. Come and learn how to make a quilt or teach others. Each meeting has lessons, a raffle, food, fun, and fellowship for all!

Garden Club

The Hesperia Garden Club is devoted to the development of all phases of gardening of fruits, vegetables, trees, and flowers. We are involved in the betterment and beautification of the community and the exchange of information and ideas with fellow gardeners. The Hesperia Garden Club has many activities scheduled throughout the year such as the Home and Garden Show, field trips, and presentations at our club meetings. Please join us for a meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of each month (except July/August) at 1:00 p.m.

Weekday Lunch

Barstow Senior Meals serves lunches for a voluntary donation of $3.00 for 60 years of age and over and a voluntary donation of $7.50 for 59 years of age and under. Meals are served Monday through Friday at 11:15 a.m. excluding the following holidays: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving (including the following Friday), Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Contact Barstow Senior Meals at (760) 256-5023 with any questions.

June 2021 Calendar. Partial funding for this service has been provided by the county of S.B. DAAS through a grant award from the CA Department of Aging. Every meal is served with 1% low-fat milk. Tuesday, June 1st; Pot roast, mashed potatoes, carrots, green salad, wheat roll, raspberry pie. Wednesday, June 2nd, kielbasa, rice, broccoli salad, wheat roll, peaches. Thursday, June 3rd; Lasagna, squash, Caesar salad, garlic bread, apple. Friday, June 4th; baked fish, rice pilaf, green beans, wheat roll, pears. Monday, June 7th; meatballs, tater tots, Caesar salad, apricots. Tuesday, June 8th; pork roast, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, green salad, wheat roll, orange. Wednesday, June 9th; orange chicken, fried rice, stir fry veggies, egg roll, peaches. Thursday, June 10th; Sheppard's pie, beets, green salad, biscuit, banana pudding. Friday, June 11th; tuna salad, carrots and celery, tomato soup, apple. Monday, June 14th; beef stroganoff, peas and carrots, garden salad, wheat roll, pears. Tuesday, June 15th; chili dog, potato salad, cole slaw, fruit cocktail. Wednesday, June 16th; hamburger, baked beans, potato salad, strawberry jell-o parfait. Thursday, June 17th; beef burrito, rice, beans, tossed salad, peaches. Friday, June 18th; baked fish, brown rice, broccoli, green salad, jell-o with mixed fruit. Monday, June 21st; salsibury steak, au gratin potatoes, carrots, green salad, corn bread, peaches. Tuesday, June 22nd; ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, green salad, wheat roll, gingerbread. Wednesday, June 23rd; spaghetti, broccoli, spinach salad, garlic bread, fruit cocktail. Thursday, June 24th; baked chicken, scalloped potatoes, cole slaw, wheat bread, pears. Friday, June 25th; baked fish, rice pilaf, broccoli, apple pie. Monday, June 28th; pork roast, red potatoes, carrots, green salad, wheat berry bread, apricots. Tuesday, June 29th;beef stew, pea salad, cornbread, peaches. Wednesday, June 30th; chicken cordon bleu, brown rice, California blend, wheat roll, fruit cocktail. Lunch served 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Phone (760)256-9111, Fax (760) 256-5004. Menu may be subject to change! Pick up lunch Mondays 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, at the front door of the Barstow senior center.

 June 2021 Meals on Wheels Calendar

Quilts of Valor

The Victor Valley QOV meets every second Wednesday of each month, from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm.  the mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor.  For more information please visit

Two women beside soldier who has just received a quilt of valor quilt


Bingo Flyer; Bingo Join the Fun! Foremost Retirement Resort offers BINGO n Mondays from 4:00 to 9:00 pm at 8854 Orange Street, Hesperia. Call (760) 244-5579 for more information. Hesperia Leisure League offers BINGO on Tuesdays at 12:00 pm and Saturdays at 5:00 pm at 9122 Third Avenue, Hesperia. Call (760) 244-3223 for more information. Both are open to the public.


San Bernardino County's Senior Assistance Program

Are you familiar with San Bernardino County's Senior Assistance Program? Older adults can visit the webpage for information on services such as meal deliveries and groceries in San Bernardino County. Please call (909) 891-3810 for more information on meal deliveries and more. 💛