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Special Events for Seniors

FEBRUARY

 

Crab Feed

February 28, 2015 – Crab Feed at Finley
Finley Community Center
Bring a hearty appetite and join us for a fabulous evening at the annual Crab Feed at Finley! The event benefits Recreation & Parks’ Senior Programs and will feature an all-you can eat crab and trimmings dinner with wine, dessert, and fun filled raffle.

Talen Show

February 7, 2015, 2:00-4:00pm - Talent Show
Bennett Valley Senior Center
A variety show with our local talented seniors.  Purchase tickets in advance.  $10.00 pre-register, $15.00 at the door.

 

MARCH

 

Bingo

March 28,2015, 10:00-2:00 pm - Big Bucks Bingo
Bennett Valley Senior Center
$10.00 Admission includes BBQ Hot Dog and TWO 9-game packets. Additional 9-game packets are $5.00 each and available to purchase. Bring your own Dauber or we will have daubers for sale for $1.00. PRE-REGISTRATION is required.

 

MAY

 

Senior Expo

May 2, 2015, 9:00-12:00 pm - 2015 Senior Expo
Person Senior Wing
This is a fantastic event for baby boomers, seniors, friends and family! Join us for a day of health and wellness at our 16th annual Senior Expo of Santa Rosa. FREE!  

Memorial Day Barbecue

May 23, 2014, 11:30-1:30 pm - Memorial Day BBQ
Person Senior Wing
Join us in honoring soldiers of the past and celebrating Memorial Day with a delicious BBQ lunch.
Lunch includes hamburgers, hotdogs and all the fixing.  Expect fun and games at this lively celebration!
$4 Members, $8 Non-Members
 

JUNE

 
Father's Day BBQ June 16, 2014, 11:30-1:00 pm - Father's Day BBQ 
Bennett Valley Senior Center
Join us for a Hot Dog BBQ - $2.00 for members; $5.00 for all others. Lunch includes hot dogs, potato salad and lemonade. Pay at the BBQ.
 

JULY

 

Senior Picnic

July 9, 2014, 11:00-3:00 pm - Annual Senior Picnic
Howarth Community Park
Bring your cards, musical instruments, dancing shoes and enjoy a great day outdoors.Co-sponsored by the Santa Rosa Sunrise Rotary Club who will be manning the grill, with your choice of beef, turkey or veggie burgers, potato salad, green salad, watermelon, and dessert. Coffee and lemonade available all day. Lunch served at NOON. Pre-sale only – no tickets sold at park.

Bingo

July 19, 2014, 10:00-2:00 pm - Big Bucks Bingo
Bennett Valley Senior Center
$10.00 Admission includes BBQ Hot Dog and TWO 9-game packets. Additional 9-game packets are $5.00 each and available to purchase. Bring your own Dauber or we will have daubers for sale for $1.00. PRE-REGISTRATION is required.

 

AUGUST

 

Father's Day BBQ

August 20, 2014, 11:00-1:00p - Summer BBQ on the Patio
Bennett Valley Senior Center
Join us for a Hot Dog BBQ - $2.00 for members; $5.00 for all others. Lunch includes hot dogs, potato salad and lemonade. Pay at the BBQ.

Neighborhood Flea Market

August 23, 2014, 8:00-1:00p - Neighborhood Flea Market
Bennet Valley Senior Center 
Join us for a day of buying and selling!  Search through antiques and originals to find just the item for you. Don't miss the hotdog lunch.
 

SEPTEMBER

 

 Oktoberfest

September 19, 2014,11:30a- 1:00p - Oktoberfest
Finley Community Center
Pre-sale tickets $5, $10 at the door.
Come to our annual Oktoberfest and celebrate the autumn season with a complete BBQ lunch and biergarten.
 

OCTOBER

Line Dance Workshop

October 18, 2014 12:30-4:30pm Ira Weisburd Line Dance Workshop
Finley Community Center
Wine Country Line Dance with the Person Senior Wing welcomes renowned line dance choreographer Ira Weisburd.  All dance levels are welcome.  Registration forms are available at the Person Senior Wing. Early bird special - $35 before 8/30, $45 after.

DECEMBER

 
Holiday Choral Concert December 4, 2014 11:00-1:00p -  Holiday Choral Concert
Bennett Valley Senior Center
Our "Silver Singers" choral group kicks off the holiday season with a festive concert and is joined by choral groups from Rohnert Park and Windsor senior centers. Light refreshments following the concert. Admission is free - all are welcome!
Craft Fair December 6 & 7, 2014 – Dickens Holiday Crafts Fair
Finley Community Center
The 40th annual crafts fair is a festive shopping experience featuring over 70 local artists! Shop for quality, hand-crafted holiday décor, home goods, jewelry, bath and body products, edibles and more all sold by the artists.  Drop-in $2.
Holiday Dinner Elf December 19, 2014 - Holiday Dinner
Person Senior Wing
Join us in the holiday spirit for a meal with friends!  This event will include a traditional holiday meal, live entertainment and merriment.  Pre-Register $10 members, $14 non-members.
 

ON-GOING EVENTS

 
Line Dance Social 2014 Line Dance Socials
Person Senior Wing
January 30, May 29, July 31, October 30th 1:00-4:00 pm
Let's get together for an afternoon of line dancing! All levels are welcome. This is a fun opportunity to bring together line dance enthusiasts from different venues for an afternoon of dancing and socializing.  Pre-register $5
Pool Tournament

Pool Tournaments
Bennett Valley Senior Center, Rm 13
Do you like to play pool? Have a little competitive spirit? Enter to play in one of our friendly pool tournaments. Men and women welcome.  3rd Thursday of the month.
 10am-2 pm, $3

Ballroom Dances

Ballroom Dances
Finley Community Center
Our mixture of bands and DJ play all your favorite sounds from the 40’s to present. Dance steps from Polka to the Waltz, Cha Cha to Tango. Refreshments will be served. If you love to dance come experience the best ballroom dancing in Santa Rosa!
Fridays, 1-4 pm,$8 
 

Sho-Ka-Wah Casino Trips

Hopland Sho-Ka-Wah Trips
Departs Bennett Valley Senior Center
Get on board and join the fun on our day trip to Hopland Sho-Ka-Wah Casino. Priority registration is given to Senior Center Members. Upon arrival you will receive your personal player card with $10 gambling credit. PLEASE BRING PHOTO ID.
Last Friday of the month. 10am-4pm, $5


 For more information or to register please call the Bennett Valley Senior Center at (707) 545-8608, or the Person Senior Wing at (707) 543-3745.


 

 Special Events for Seniors!

 Senior Expo

Oktoberfest

Senior Expo Entertainment

Holiday Dinner