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Senior Adult Programs

The Parks & Recreation Department provides a wide range of activities which appeal to all ages. For information concerning programs, fees charged and registration, check the calendar, navigate these pages or call 595-0840. You may also download the Registration Form.

Pre-registration is required. Unless otherwise noted, registration will be taken Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Department of Leisure Services Office, or you may call the office and request a registration form to be mailed. The City of Prattville Parks & Recreation Department provides equal opportunities for participation in programs without regard to race, sex or national origin.


Come play with us every Tuesdays and Thursdays!
time: 10:30am
where: Gillespie Senior Center
Come early to reserve your seat!
Guest Bingo: October 3 at 10:15am!


Call 361-3697 for details or to register. Space is limited!
• Getting Started with Computers
• Internet 101
• Computer Maintenance
• Introduction to PC Troubleshooting
when: Mondays & Fridays (12 noon - 4:00pm)
where: Gillespie Senior Center
fee: $25 per class per person


Dominoes, Mexican Dominoes, Rook, Pinochle and Canasta are some of the games we play. Join the fun! Refreshments available. FREE!
when: November 13, December 11, January 29
time: 1-5 p.m.
where: Gillespie Senior Center


Lunch is offered Monday - Friday for seniors age 60 and up. Please call in advance to sign up for lunch.
The cost of the meal is $1.50 donation. Call 595-0841 for more information.
when: Mon-Fri (Seniors age 60+), 11:15 a.m.
Center closed on City-observed holidays
where: Gillespie Senior Center


Call 595-0841 to sign up for trips!

  • Calloway Gardens Fantasy of Lights Tour
    December 14-15, $185 includes room, dinner, Fantasy in Lights tour, breakfast, lunch and daytime guided tour of the gardens, and transportation. Space is limited. Leave from Gillespie Center at 8am.

  • Ain't Misbehavin' as ASF
    Spend the evening at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s and 1930s comes to life in the three-time Tony award-winning musical revue, Ain't Misbehavin', a celebration of jazz and a journey through the timeless music of Thomas "Fats" Waller. Cost: $50 and includes show ticket, dinner and transportation. Space is limited.
  • SAVE THE DATE. September 2-12, 2016. Mt. Rushmore, the Badlands & Black Hills of South Dakota.
    $935 per person based on double occupancy. 11 day trip includes visits to Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer State Park and more. $75 deposit due upon signing up, payment in full allows you to pick your bus seat. Space is limited. All payments are 100% refundable up until 16 days before the trip departs. Call (334) 595-0842 for more details.


Great for arthritis, helps with strengthening, toning, balance, and maintain range of motion.
Wednesday & Friday, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Gillespie Senior Center


WEEKLY ONGOING CLASSES (all classes are held at the Gillespie Senior Center).

Arthritic Exercise: Wednesdays and Fridays at 1:00 p.m.
Bowling: Tuesdays, 1 p.m. at Bama Lanes
Bridge Club: Tuesdays, 8:30 a.m.
Exercise: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:15 - 10 a.m.
Line dancing: Tuesday & Thursday, 8:30 - 10 a.m.
Pinochle: Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
Quilting: Monday, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (all ages welcome)
Tatting: Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.

You may download the Registration Form here.

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