HBCOA 714.374.1524 • SENIOR CENTER IN CENTRAL PARK 714.536.5600 • HOAG HEALTH & WELLNESS PAVILION 714.374.1578 • TRANSPORTATION 714.374.1742
Social, Community and Holiday Events for 2022
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.
Get ready for a fun and exciting year of activities and events ahead at the Senior Center in Central Park. Covid-19 world closures dampened 2020 and 2021, but we are making up for it in 2022. The year promises more fun with a full schedule of special experiences, in addition to recreation classes, travels and trips, and wellness activities. Below is the schedule of special events for 2022. Grab your calendar and save the dates. You will not want to miss anyof these great opportunities.
SAVE THE DATES! 2022: A Full Year of Activities & Events Ahead
- March 19th: Spring Rise and Walk 5K
- April: HBCOA Membership Luncheon
- April 23rd: Volunteer Appreciation Celebration
- May 21st: Spring Dance
- June 24th: HBCOA Golf Tournament
- July 16th: Summer Concert #1
- August 20th: Summer Concert #2
- September 17th: Active Living Expo
- October 15th: Fall Concert
- November 5th: Fall Rise and Walk 5K
- December 10th: Seashells & Jingle Bells Dance
- December: HBCOA Membership Luncheon
The Wellness Pavilion
Spring classes will begin Monday March 28 at the Senior Center. You can register online at hbsands.org in person at the Senior Center. Check www.hbsands.org for class schedules and registration. The Hoag Health and Wellness Pavilion is currently open from 8am – 7pm, Mon – Thurs, 8am – 5pm, Friday and 8am – 12pm on Saturday. Masks are encouraged for all visitors and participants. Social Services including transportation, home delivered meals, and care management are provided. Hot lunch at the Senior Center is currently Monday and Wednesday at 11:30am. Reservations are required, please contact the Concierge desk at 714-374-1582. Meals on Wheels also distributes frozen meals on Tuesdays from 10:30am – 12pm. Registration for summer classes is scheduled for Tuesday, June 8. For more information contact the Senior Center, 714-536-5600.
Check the Facebook page for updates: https://www.facebook.com/seniorcenterincentralpark/
Check the YouTube page for updates:
New Congregate Food Program Procedures
The weekly congregate meals lunch program has transitioned to a walk-up service only. There will no longer be a drive-thru option available at the Senior Center in Central Park. The service hours will remain thesame as before. Please pull into the senior center parking lot upon your arrival and park. Wait in your vehicle until the distribution begins. Distribution will take place between 10:45 am and 12 pm approximately. The queue will be allowed to form 15 minutes prior to the start of distribution.
For more information please contact the Meals On Wheels Office at 714-375-8404.
Hoag Screening in May 2022
Kick spring off with a step towards good health and take advantage of some of the optional health screenings available from Hoag Hospital at the Senior Center in Central Park Wellness Pavilion
Blood Pressure – Wednesday, May 4th
9:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m.
Walk-ins only. No appointment needed.
Hearing – Wednesday, May 11th
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Memory Screenings: Wednesday, May 18th
Memory Screenings are $45 and appointments can be made by calling 949-764-6288. The screenings are conducted here at the Senior Center inside the Fitness Center on the third Wednesday of each month.
The cost is $45.00 and appointments can be either made by calling 949-764-6288. The Memory Screening is going to be held here at the Senior Center on the third Wednesday of each month.
A Celebration of Community & Connection (Saturday, May 21 at 6pm-9pm)
Dinner, drinks, dancing & live music by The Larry Fresch Experience. At the Senior Center in Central Park. $20 HBCOA Members / $25 Non-Members. Limited amount of tickets still available!
Healthy Brain Fair (Saturday, May 7th, 9am-12pm)
- Presentations on brain health and memory loss
- Caregiver Resources
- Exhibitors with Opportunity Drawings
Senior Center in Central Park, 18041 Goldenwest St, HB
Lectures in May
Mental Health Awareness, Thursday May 19th @ 3:00 to 4:00pm
Zoom and in-person
Register by calling Memorial Care at 1-800-636-6742
Visit the SANDS brochure, HBSANDS.org, or the Senior Center front desk to learn more!
Golf Tornament Friday, June 24th
The golf tournament is a Huntington Beach Council on Aging fundraiser that supports vital services, programming, and activities for older adults in Huntington Beach. There are many ways to help:
- Volunteer for the event. Reach out to the volunteer team for more information.
- Golf pick up a registration form at the Senior Center or online www.hbcoa.org/golf
- Spread the word to your golfing buddies.
- Sponsor www.hbcoa.org/golf/
- Donate gift cards for the silent auction. Bring your donation to the senior center labeled HBCOA Golf.