On-Going Programs at the Forest Lake Senior Community Center

The Senior Community Center in Forest Lake, MN has several on-going programs.  They are listed below. 


For further information about a program, please call us at (651) 464-5833 where a front office volunteer will be able to assist you.


500 Cards:  Mondays 1:00 to 3:30 PM ($1, all ages).  Refreshments & snack provided

500 Cards:  Tuesdays 1:00 to 3:30 PM ($1, ages 55+).  Refreshments & snack provided

Bingo:  1st and 3rd Wednesday each month 12:45 to 3:15 PM ($1 per card for the day, all ages).  Refreshments & snack provided

Birthday Luncheons:  3rd Wednesday, serving at 11:30 each month.  ($6 for anyone age 50+ for any month you were born).  You must sign up the Monday before the luncheon.  

Bridge - Party:  Tuesdays 12:00 to 3:30 PM ($1, all ages, all skill levels).  Note:  if not enough players in the winter, come and play with the 500 card club!  Refreshments & snack provided

Bridge - Duplicate:  1st and 3rd Wednesday each month, September – May, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Must have a partner (currently full).


Compassionate Friends (Support Group) 4th Tuesday each month 7:00 to 9:00 PM.  When a child dies, at any age, the family suffers intense pain and may feel hopeless and isolated.  The Compassionate Friends provides highly personal comfort, hope and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or a daughter, a brother or a sister, or a grandchild, and helps others better assist the grieving family.  No charge.


Driver's Adult Safety 4 hr. Refresher Class

MN Highway Safety Resource Center (MHSRC) sponsored.  Cost is $22.  Ages 55+ to receive insurance discount, however those under 55 are welcome to attend (any age).  Various times and days. To register you must call the MHSRC at 1-888-234-1294 (toll free) or log onto:  www.mnsafetycenter.org. Refreshments and snack provided

AARP sponsored.  Every month typically on Thursdays from 8:30 to 12:30 PM.  Cost is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-AARP members.  Ages 55+.   You must call the Center (651) 464-5833 for reservations.  

Exercise Co-ed Classes:  Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM, sponsored by Parmily LifePointe.  FREE depending on your insurance, otherwise $2, all ages.  Focus is on conditioning, balance and toning.  

Foot Care:  8:00 to 1:00 PM various Wednesdays and Thursdays each month.  Sponsor is Foot & Nail Care by Leanne. Leanne is a RN and a certified foot care nurse who will be glad to send you home with happy feet.  You must call Leanne for reservations (appointments fill fast) 651-472-3682.  Refreshments provided.

International Cards:  2nd,4th & 5th Wednesdays each month 1:00 to 3:30 PM ($1, all ages).  Refreshments and snack provided. 

Painting Pals & Crafts:  Tuesdays 11:00 to 3:00 PM ($1, all ages and all skill levels).  Watercolors, acrylics, oils and paint by numbers.  Also, if you have a craft, bring it in to work on!  Refreshments and snack provided.

Potlucks:  1st Wednesday each month with an 11:30 AM serving (Free if bringing a dish to share, otherwise $4.)  Ages 50+

Quilters - Memorial:  3rd Thursday each month 4:00 PM (view www.memorialquilters.com)

Square Dancing - Jolly Promenaders:  3rd Saturday each month September - May, 7:30 to 9:30 PM (Free to visitors, otherwise $6.)  View www.jollypromenaders.org.

Weight Watchers:  Mondays 9:30 AM (call 1-800-651-6000 or view www.weightwatchers.com)