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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.

DAYS & TIMES:
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!


Pinochle

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.

Senior Nutrition Calendar April 2021. Partial funding for this service has been provided by the County of S.B. D.A.A.S. through a grant award from the CA Department of Aging. Every meal is served with 1% low-fat milk. Thursday, April 1st; Manicotti zucchini, spinach salad, garlic cheese sticks, mixed fruit. Friday, April 2nd; Tuna casserole, garden salad, wheat roll, banana pudding. Monday, April 5th; chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, carrots, garden salad, wheat roll, fresh fruit salad. Tuesday, April 6th; chicken enchilada, rice. beans, cucumber & tomatoes, peach cobbler. Wednesday, April 7th; Sloppy Joes, tater tots, mixed vegetables, Caesar salad, apricots. Thursday, April 8th; stuffed bell pepper, Au Gratin potatoes, carrots, garlic bread, pineapple. Friday, April 9th; baked fish, scalloped potatoes, creamed peas, layered salad, wheat roll, fruit cocktail. Monday, April 12th; Chicken parmesan, zucchini, spinach salad, wheat roll, mixed fruit. Tuesday, April 13th; Pot roast, mashed potatoes, peas, wheat roll, apricots. Wednesday, April 14th; Lasagna, green beans, garden salad, garlic bread, pears. Thursday, April 15th; Sweet & Sour Pork, brown rice, broccoli, green salad, peaches. Friday, April 16th; grilled cheese sandwich, split pea soup, green salad, apple pie. Monday, April 19th; Chicken fajitas, rice, beans, shredded lettuce & diced tomatoes, apricots. Tuesday, April 20th; beef patty with onions & gravy, mashed potatoes, peas & carrots, green salad, wheat roll, orange. Wednesday, April 21st; Orange chicken, fried rice, stir fry veggies, egg roll, peaches. Thursday, April 22nd; baked beans with franks, cole slaw, wheat raisin bread, strawberry shortcake. Friday, April 23rd; Fettuccini Alfredo with chicken, broccoli, green salad, wheat roll, cherry cobbler. Monday, April 26th; Pork chop, mashed potatoes with gravy, butternut squash, wheat roll, applesauce. Tuesday, April 27th; Sheppard's pie, green salad, biscuit, pineapple. Wednesday, April 28th; Baked chicken, baked potato, California blend, wheat roll, orange. Thursday, April 29th; Spaghetti, zucchini, garlic toast, strawberries with ice cream. Friday, April 30th; Baked fish, rice pilaf, green beans, cole slaw, bread pudding. 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.

April 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 www.qovf.org.

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 http://hss.sbcounty.gov/daas/resources/nutrition.aspx 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. 💛