Seniors can enjoy a wide array of activities and social events during the year. Subscribe to the Senior Moments email newsletter, check the online calendar or pick up flyers in the Rec Center foyer to see what fun events are coming up.
To register, or for more information on any of our Senior Programs, please visit the Recreation Center, 980 Incline Way, or call (775) 832-1310.
Register online with the link at the top of the page! Click here for July Senior Moments
Active Seniors - Fitness Programs
Golf Fitness (Jun - Sept)
Join Ashley Wood, PGA Head Professional at the Mountain Golf Course, for a weekly class focused on stability and mobility exercises for golfers of all ages and levels. (Jun 19 - Sept 11, Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 10:30 am, Mountain Golf Course). View details.
55+ Summer Hiking Series (May - Oct)
55+ hikes are scheduled every Tuesday mid-May through October to various destinations around the Tahoe area. Meet new people, get some exercise, and learn new trails with Incline Village Parks & Recreation Senior Programs! View details on the 55+ Summer Hiking Series Event Page.
Summer Moonlight Hikes (May - Sept)
Summer Moonlight Hikes with Wine & Cheese Social. The first outing of the season is usually mid-May and hikes run through mid-September. Meet at the Recreation Center at 5:45 for a 6:00pm departure. The mile long hike ends with a beautiful sunset view, snacks, beverages and a rising moon! Participants who are not up to the hike may ride up in the van to enjoy the outing with the others.
Day: Thursdays all hikes depart at 6pm
• August 15 - The Sturgeon Moon
• September 12 - The Harvest Moon
Fee: $20 or $16 with IVGID pass
Adult Ballroom Dancing
Join Instructor Judy Lee for this enjoyable class open to all dancers ages 18-99! Ballroom dancing is a wonderful way to get in shape. Previous dance experience is not necessary. Wear comfortable, easy to move in clothing and appropriate dance shoes.
- Class Days: Fridays Ongoing
- Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
- $18 or $15 per class w/IVGID Pass or Rec. Center Membership
- Location: Group Fitness Room at The Recreation Center, 980 Incline Way.
Fitness at the Incline Village Recreation Center – 55+ Classes
Please pick up an up to date weekly 55+ Fitness Schedule in the Recreation Center Foyer or download here.
Senior Programs & Activities
55+ Senior Transportation Program: Scheduled & On Demand
Catch a ride with the 55+ Senior Transportation Program! The suggested roundtrip minimum donation per senior (55+) rider is $5.00. All reservation requests can be made by contacting the Recreation Counter at (775) 832-1310 and require a minimum of 24 hours advance notice.
Special request “On-Demand” Transportation is available for a fee of $35 per senior (55+) rider. Fee includes same day roundtrip transportation and one half hour at the destination. An additional fee of $5 will be charged for each additional half hour. Requests must be made Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm, 72 hours prior to the travel date and time. Approval for On Demand requests will be made within 24 hours following the request and are subject to driver and vehicle availability.
Reno – August 6 & 20
Carson City – August 13 & 27
Local (IV/CB/KB) – August 7, 14, 21, & 28
Truckee/Local – August 9
Ongoing every Thursday, 10:00am-11:15am
Meet at Aspen Grove, 960 Lakeshore Blvd for the next Conversation Café. Lively discussion, interesting people & good food make this the most talked about senior activity in the Village! A continental breakfast is served for a small donation per person. Breakfast scholarships are available. Call (775) 832-1302. Don’t forget to bring your topic ideas! Do you have a Conversation Café topic for the group? If so, please contact IVGID Senior Programs at (775) 832-1310 or email ideas to email@example.com. Please note- Participant suggested topics are subject to change.
August 8: Where Do You Draw the Line Between Privacy & Public Right to Know?
August 15: Current Events
August 22: IVGID Update
August 29: People’s Choice
Beach Bocce Ball Sunset Socials!
Meet at Ski Beach for Bocce Ball, a glass of wine, music, light appetizers and fun! Stay afterwards for the optional post-Bocce BBQ. Hot coals provided! Bring a grill item, side dish to share, your favorite beverage and personal picnic supplies! Open to adults and seniors (21+). Participants must have valid IVGID Picture Pass, or be a guest of a pass holder, to enter beach. Enjoy the fun every Wednesday evening through August, 3:00pm-5:00pm,
Now - August 29th (Weather permitting)
Location: Ski Beach Bocce Ball Court
Time: 3:00-5:00pm (BBQ 5:00 – till whenever!)
Meet at Ski Beach
Fee: $20, $16 w/ IVGID Pass (per week)
Must have valid IVGID Picture Pass to enter beach
Pre-registration is required! Register by noon on the day of play. To register please call (775) 832-1310 or visit the Recreation Counter at 980 Incline Way
AARP Safe Driver Course
September 25th, 9:00am-1:00pm, at Aspen Grove. Find out how to adjust your driving to age related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time in this AARP course. Course completion may result in insurance discounts from Nevada based insurance companies (discounts are determined by individual insurance carrier). The fee for AARP Members: $15 & Non- AARP Members: $20, with checks made payable to AARP that will be collected at the door.
For Registration please call (775) 832-1310 or visit Recreation Center at 980 Incline Way.
Senior Baseball is Looking for YOU!!
If you still want to get your game on, join your peers on Tuesdays & Thursdays, May – Oct, 10:00am, at Incline Park (behind the middle school) for Pitching, Batting Practice, & Fielding Practice! Sometimes there are even games! No IDs checked and no fees! Just show up!
Calling All Garden Lovers for a Special Volunteer Opportunity!
Help keep the Community Garden thriving! Volunteer gardeners are needed each week to help tend the 20+ year old raised beds at Sierra Nevada College happy, healthy, and producing beautiful plants, fruits and vegetables. Light weeding, watering and TLC are the key support services needed. It is estimated that the garden will only require about eight hours a week to maintain. Many hands, make light work. Volunteer today!
Local Senior Clubs
Community Events and Volunteer Opportunities
Incline Village Library Senior Events
Lifescapes: First and Third Fridays @ 2 - 4pm. Writing program where Seniors are given an opportunity to write and share their memoirs. New members are always welcome. Lifescapes is a project sponsored by the Washoe County Library System, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI), and the Department of English, University of Nevada, Reno.
Food for Fines at the Library: Helping to Feed the Hungry
Washoe County Library System is proud to partner with the Food Bank of Northern Nevada and Project Mana for the annual “Food for Fines at the Library” event. Patrons can bring in one non-perishable food item for every overdue book or other item. (Food cannot be exchanged for lost or damaged library materials). Everyone is welcome to participate in this food drive that has delivered thousands of pounds of food each year.
Experts Wanted! Many of the Senior Programs’ successes can be attributed to the utilization of peer volunteers who help facilitate, instruct or create our Senior Programs. Do you have a talent, skill, special interest or hobby that you would like to share with others? Would you like to help make your community an even better place to live by sharing your special talents? Contact us by phone at (775) 832-1310 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org and get involved today!
Nevada SMP – Senior Medicare Patrol – Help Blow the Whistle on Medicare Fraud! Are you a senior or caregiver that would like to know more about Medicare and healthcare fraud, errors and abuse? Especially how to recognize it and how to report it? Or maybe you would like to know more about how to protect yourself, your parents or other family members. We are looking for volunteers throughout Nevada that are interested in becoming presenters, and/or one-on-one counselors. The SMP’s primary mission is educating Nevada’s Medicare beneficiaries, their families and caregivers on how to protect themselves from becoming victims of Medicare and healthcare fraud, how to protect their personal information, and how to report any suspected fraud, errors, or abuse. Training is provided, and is available both in-person and online. Volunteers may be asked to travel locally, and mileage reimbursement is provided, dependent on grant funding. If you are interested, please contact us toll-free at 1-888-838-7305 or email@example.com. Whether you are interested in volunteering or would like to report suspected fraud, errors, or abuse, please call us! We look forward to hearing from you!
Be a Reading Mentor at Incline Middle School! You can make a difference in the life of a child! Invest 30 minutes a week to read with a student on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday from 11:54am – 12:24pm. Contact Liz Harrell at firstname.lastname@example.org or (775) 832-4220.
IVCBVB Ambassador Program – The Incline Village / Crystal Bay Visitors Bureau is looking for part time volunteer help for the summer, June-August. Volunteer work shifts are sought for Tuesdays-Thursdays, 11:00am to 3pm. Shifts would consist of friendly conversations with customers, tidying up the gift shop and being an extra hand on site to help with summer visitors. For more information or to volunteer your services, call Jessica Hutchison at the IVCBVB - 775-832-1606.