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Social, Community and Holiday Events for 2016
Huntington Beach Council on Aging offers an array of social activities, and events designed to make an Active Aging lifestyle fun and enjoyable. The list is the most current events we have to offer. Check back again for more exciting events coming soon.
Wednesday Walkers (Every Wednesday)
STEP ONE: This program takes place every Wednesday at 8:30am. Participants will meet at the Senior Center and then walk either a 30-minute or 1 hour loop throughout Central Park.
STEP TWO: This program is FREE! But to join you’ll still need to sign-up at the front desk or online at HBSANDS.org. Activity number 450893-5A
STEP THREE: Show up each Wednesday morning starting September 14th wearing comfortable clothing and appropriate shoes. Let’s get healthy together!
A BRAND NEW WALKING CLUB LED BY STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS! FREE!
Historical Districts Of LA W/ Step On Guide Hoffy (Wednesday, March 28th, 2018)
While many view LA as an imposing megalopolis, just off the beaten path there are all kinds of small enclaves of historic communities dotted throughout the community. LA is home to 27 historic districts each with their own heritage and story. Tour through the Arts District and see the beautiful Beaux Arts classics in the Spring Street Financial District. Next its to the Broadway Theater & Commercial Districts followed by a drive through the hidden Vitoria era mansions of the Angelino Heights area in Echo Park. On iconic Wilshire Blvd see the Art Deco classics of the Miracle Mile, Museum Row and the historic districts of gorgeous Hancock Park and Windsor Square. While in the Fairfax district enjoy lunch on your own at the original Farmers Market or The Grove. Member Price $62. Non-Member Price $72. Depart 8:30am Return 5:30pm
The Living Desert: Zoo & Gardens W/ Tram Tour & Included Lunch (Thursday, April 12, 2018)
The living desert is a wonderful combination of oasis, zoo, conservation center, botanical garden, natural history museum and wilderness park. Upon arrival enjoy an included box lunch then embark on a two hour safari tram tour of the grounds with a nature guide. Stops will be made at the major exhibits in the park. You will also get to walk through the wildlife hospital to see how the veterinarians keep the animals happy and healthy. To top off the day the group will visit the “Wildlife Wonders Show”. A highlight of the day will be a private viewing of the Amur Leopard from the district commissioners house which is closed to the general admission guests. Enjoy time at leisure to explore the grounds. On the way home the group will stop at Hadley’s for breads, nuts and date shakes. Suggested walking shoes. Member Price $86. Non-Member Price $96, Depart 8am Return 6:30pm
Spring Fling Dinner & Dance (Friday April 20, 2018/7-10pm)
Entertainment by "Fresch Experience" at the Senior Center in Central Park . HBCOA Members $20 and Non-Members $25. Reservations will be accepted for a full table of 8. Sponsored by the Senior Center in Central Park, Huntington Beach Council on Aging and MemorialCare. Call 714.536.5600 for more information.
A Ride Down Memory Lane (Sunday, April 29th, 2018)
A flashback Sunday awaits. Begin with a visit to the Automobile Driving Museum, a So-Cal destination fit for any car enthusiast. With over 130 vintage antique and muscle cars on view, the museum is dedicated to the preservation and maintenance of vintage vehicles. Enjoy a docent guided tour along with a ride in one of the classic vehicles. Continue on to the Proud Bird, located at the LAX flight line, where you will have time for lunch on your own at any of the diverse food vendors while you watch the aircraft take off and land. End the day with a step back in time at the Old Town Hall, an authentic 1920’s music house in Marina Del Ray. Member Price $76. Non-Member Price $86. Depart 9:30a.m. Return 5p.m.
What’s Newer In LA W/ Step On Guide Jonathon (Thursday, May 17th, 2018)
Enjoy the ever changing tour that focuses on the newest development in Downtown LA while it undergoes a cultural renaissance and building boon, the largest in over a century. See the newest development on Bunker Hill and the Historic Core including the recently opened “Bloc” open air mall and previous site of the Macy’s Plaza in the Civic Center area. See the latest art work and newest buildings in the burgeoning Arts District and the Wilshire Grand Center, the tallest building on the West Coast. Visit the Broad and the Italian American Museum in the Italian Hall– the oldest remaining building in LA’s Historic Little Italy. Take time at your leisure for lunch and browsing on your own at Olvera Street and then enjoy an included sweet treat at Grand Central Market. Included on the tour is a ride on the historic Angels Flight funicular. Member Price $76. Non-Member Price $86. Depart 9a.m. Return 6:30p.m.