Activities for Older Adults in Marin (March)

Activities for Older Adults in Marin (March)

February 27, 2020|Clyde Jefferson

Here's a list of activities appropriate for older adults in the Walnut Creek area. Always remember that you get $20 off your first ride with Onward.

Sunday, March 1

10am-4pm Gallery Display: Larry McCloskey Photography at Corte Madera Library (707 Meadowsweet Dr) Larry McCloskey is a local award winning photographer from San Rafael. Capturing pictures has been a passion his entire adult life. Since the advent of the digital era, he has combined his camera equipment, photographic software and his imagination to produce a diverse range of images.

1-4pm Chinese Mahjong at the San Rafael Library Join us for free Chinese Mahjong classes meeting every 1st & 3rd Sundays. All levels are welcome. Come learn how to play Chinese Mahjong, hone your skills with more experienced players, or teach newcomers. Members of the Marin Chinese Cultural Association will facilitate.

Monday, March 2

10am-4pm Gallery Display: Larry McCloskey Photography at Corte Madera Library (707 Meadowsweet Dr) Larry McCloskey is a local award winning photographer from San Rafael. Capturing pictures has been a passion his entire adult life. Since the advent of the digital era, he has combined his camera equipment, photographic software and his imagination to produce a diverse range of images.

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Tuesday, March 3

10-11:30 Yoga for Seniors at Yoga Center of Marin (518A Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera)

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

10am-4pm Gallery Display: Larry McCloskey Photography at Corte Madera Library (707 Meadowsweet Dr) Larry McCloskey is a local award winning photographer from San Rafael. Capturing pictures has been a passion his entire adult life. Since the advent of the digital era, he has combined his camera equipment, photographic software and his imagination to produce a diverse range of images.

11-12pm Senior Social Hour at Novato Library (931 C Street) Coloring, Conversation, Coffee and Tea. Join us on Tuesdays for an hour before the Library “officially” opens. Senior Social Hour is for patrons 55+. Light refreshments served.

1-3pm All Things Apple: Classes for Beginner and Intermediate Apple Users at the Corte Madera Library Free, drop-in classes for both beginner & intermediate Apple users. Today's topics: Open Discussion

Apple Q&A

Wednesday, March 4

10am-4pm Gallery Display: Larry McCloskey Photography at Corte Madera Library (707 Meadowsweet Dr) Larry McCloskey is a local award winning photographer from San Rafael. Capturing pictures has been a passion his entire adult life. Since the advent of the digital era, he has combined his camera equipment, photographic software and his imagination to produce a diverse range of images.

10:30am–12pm Inverness Coffee and Tea Klatch at the Inverness Library (15 Park Avenue, Inverness) Every Wednesday morning we serve coffee and tea, while patrons enjoy conversation and community in our relaxed setting.

Thursday, March 5

10am-4pm Gallery Display: Larry McCloskey Photography at Corte Madera Library (707 Meadowsweet Dr) Larry McCloskey is a local award winning photographer from San Rafael. Capturing pictures has been a passion his entire adult life. Since the advent of the digital era, he has combined his camera equipment, photographic software and his imagination to produce a diverse range of images.

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

6:30–7:45pm Fabric & Fiber Makers' Club at the Fairfax Library Calling all quilters, sewing sirens, mending divas, knitters, spinners, and crocheters! Explore your passion for all things fabric and fiber related. Every first and third Thursday.

Sewers at Fairfax library

Friday, March 6

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Saturday, March 7

2-3pm Beauty and the Beast: California Wildflowers and Climate Change at Marin City Library (164 Donahue St.) Rob Badger and Nita Winter take you behind the scenes on their 27-year journey photographing wildflowers throughout California. It began in 1992 when they discovered and fell in love with California's spectacular wildflower blooms in the Mojave Desert's Antelope Valley California Poppy Preserve. Photographing these beautiful landscapes and individual flowers evolved into their documentary art project, Beauty and the Beast: California Wildflowers and Climate Change,” focuses on California’s amazing plant diversity and is a companion to their traveling exhibit.

Beauty and Beast

2-4pm Visions of Northern California: Artist Reception at the Corte Madera Library Paul Morrell's passion for capturing nature’s textures, shapes and play of light shines through in his amazing photography. This show will highlight photographs featured in his recently published “Visions of Northern California”.

2-3:30pm Alice in Wonderland Tea Party at the Fairfax Women's Club (46 Park Road, Fairfax, CA) Make a date and support the Fairfax Theatre Company at this fundraiser! Join Alice, the March Hare, Door Mouse and the Mad Hatter at this decidedly unique English Tea Party complete with delicious tea sandwiches, a selection of organic teas, hot chocolate for kids and yummy desserts for all!

Sunday, March 8

Monday, March 9

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Tuesday, March 10

10-11:30 Yoga for Seniors at Yoga Center of Marin (518A Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera)

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

11-12pm Senior Social Hour at Novato Library (931 C Street) Coloring, Conversation, Coffee and Tea. Join us on Tuesdays for an hour before the Library “officially” opens. Senior Social Hour is for patrons 55+. Light refreshments served.

1-3pm All Things Apple: Classes for Beginner and Intermediate Apple Users at the Corte Madera Library Free, drop-in classes for both beginner & intermediate Apple users. Today's topics: Open Discussion

Apple Q&A

Wednesday, March 11

10:30am–12pm Inverness Coffee and Tea Klatch at the Inverness Library (15 Park Avenue, Inverness) Every Wednesday morning we serve coffee and tea, while patrons enjoy conversation and community in our relaxed setting.

Thursday, March 12

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

Friday, March 13

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Saturday, March 14

8-9:30pm A Man And His Prostate at Osher Marin JCC - Hoytt Theater (200 North San Pedro Road) Ed Asner stars in his one man show - a seriously funny show based on a serious subject. The tale of an unexpected trip to a foreign emergency room yields insights into a man's personal journey of pain, relief, prayer, and love while entertaining the audience with Asner's impeccable comedic timing.

Man and Prostrate

Sunday, March 15

1-4pm Chinese Mahjong at the San Rafael Library Join us for free Chinese Mahjong classes meeting every 1st & 3rd Sundays. All levels are welcome. Come learn how to play Chinese Mahjong, hone your skills with more experienced players, or teach newcomers. Members of the Marin Chinese Cultural Association will facilitate.

Monday, March 16

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Tuesday, March 17

10-11:30 Yoga for Seniors at Yoga Center of Marin (518A Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera)

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

11-12pm Senior Social Hour at Novato Library (931 C Street) Coloring, Conversation, Coffee and Tea. Join us on Tuesdays for an hour before the Library “officially” opens. Senior Social Hour is for patrons 55+. Light refreshments served.

Wednesday, March 18

10:30am–12pm Inverness Coffee and Tea Klatch at the Inverness Library (15 Park Avenue, Inverness) Every Wednesday morning we serve coffee and tea, while patrons enjoy conversation and community in our relaxed setting.

Thursday, March 19

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

6:30–7:45pm Fabric & Fiber Makers' Club at the Fairfax Library Calling all quilters, sewing sirens, mending divas, knitters, spinners, and crocheters! Explore your passion for all things fabric and fiber related. Every first and third Thursday.

Sewers at Fairfax library

Friday, March 20

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Saturday, March 21

Sunday, March 22

Monday, March 23

10:30am–12pm Spring Birdsong at the Corte Madera Library (707 Meadowsweet) A Lecture by Shannon Burke, Marin County Parks Interpretive Naturalist. Step outside on any spring day and you’ll almost certainly be greeted by a vibrant choir of birdsong. But why do birds sing and how are these songsters capable of such amazing vocal feats? In this lecture we’ll explore these.

Birdsong lecture

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

Tuesday, March 24

10-11:30 Yoga for Seniors at Yoga Center of Marin (518A Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera)

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

11-12pm Senior Social Hour at Novato Library (931 C Street) Coloring, Conversation, Coffee and Tea. Join us on Tuesdays for an hour before the Library “officially” opens. Senior Social Hour is for patrons 55+. Light refreshments served.

Wednesday, March 25

10:30am–12pm Inverness Coffee and Tea Klatch at the Inverness Library (15 Park Avenue, Inverness) Every Wednesday morning we serve coffee and tea, while patrons enjoy conversation and community in our relaxed setting.

Thursday, March 26

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the Margaret Todd Senior Center (1560 Hill Road, Novato) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun After 50

4:30-6pm Not by Bed Alone at The Branson School-Jewett Theatre (39 Fernhill Avenue, Ross, CA) The play is set in the elite world of upper crust Paris of 1890, where a man is about to marry the wealthy and honorable Viviane Duverger. However, he has yet to break this news to his current girlfriend, one of the most notorious divas in the city. Not by Bed Alone is an unstoppable comedy that unfurls in front of our eyes with its precision as it throws everyone into a dizzy whirlpool of strategy, treachery, misunderstandings, traps, twists, and turns in seemingly never-ending motion. No charge. Free.

Not By Bed Alone

Friday, March 27

9:30-10:45am Fit & Fun after 50! at the San Rafael Community Center (618 B Street, San Rafael) A class of low impact aerobics for all levels, men and women after 50. Move into a more vibrant life of natural wellness! Come join us for positive support, safe low-impact aerobics, music, and fun! You’ll boost your mood, burn fat, build stronger bones, improve your stamina and your heart and brain health.

Fit and Fun in San Rafael

11-12:30pm Understanding Your Medicare at the Civic Center Library (3501 Civic Center Drive #427) Questions about Medicare? Need to know about Medigap policies and cost saving strategies? Learn more about your healthcare coverage from HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program). HICAP counselors do not sell, recommend, or endorse any insurance products or plans. There will be a Q&A period. Registration is requested but not required. Please call 1(800) 434-0222 to reserve your place.

Medicare Card

7-8:30pm Not by Bed Alone at The Branson School-Jewett Theatre (39 Fernhill Avenue, Ross, CA) The play is set in the elite world of upper crust Paris of 1890, where a man is about to marry the wealthy and honorable Viviane Duverger. However, he has yet to break this news to his current girlfriend, one of the most notorious divas in the city. Not by Bed Alone is an unstoppable comedy that unfurls in front of our eyes with its precision as it throws everyone into a dizzy whirlpool of strategy, treachery, misunderstandings, traps, twists, and turns in seemingly never-ending motion. No charge. Free.

Not By Bed Alone

Saturday, March 28

1 – 2:30pm Geometric Painting Craft at the Marin City Library (164 Donahue St.) Come to join us and make your own colorful geometric painting to gift or keep.

Geometric paintings

7-8:30pm Not by Bed Alone at The Branson School-Jewett Theatre (39 Fernhill Avenue, Ross, CA) The play is set in the elite world of upper crust Paris of 1890, where a man is about to marry the wealthy and honorable Viviane Duverger. However, he has yet to break this news to his current girlfriend, one of the most notorious divas in the city. Not by Bed Alone is an unstoppable comedy that unfurls in front of our eyes with its precision as it throws everyone into a dizzy whirlpool of strategy, treachery, misunderstandings, traps, twists, and turns in seemingly never-ending motion. No charge. Free.

Not By Bed Alone

Sunday, March 29

Monday, March 30

Tuesday, March 31

10-11:30 Yoga for Seniors at Yoga Center of Marin (518A Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera)

11-12pm Senior Social Hour at Novato Library (931 C Street) Coloring, Conversation, Coffee and Tea. Join us on Tuesdays for an hour before the Library “officially” opens. Senior Social Hour is for patrons 55+. Light refreshments served.

4-6pm Coloring & Doodling Party for Adults at the Sausalito Library in the Edgewater Room Come relax and join the coloring party! We provide a stress-free atmosphere, soothing music, and delicious refreshments so you can unleash your imagination. The Sausalito Library provides all coloring supplies. Seating is limited for this free program. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Rebecca at rburgan@sausalito.gov or (415) 289-4100 x502.