The Senior Citizen Division is under the administration of the Recreation&Community Services Department. The Lynwood Senior Citizen Center is located at 11329 Ernestine Avenue, Lynwood, CA 90262. The hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Senior Citizen Services

The Senior Division is under the administration of the Lynwood Recreation&Community Services Department. The Lynwood Senior Citizen Center is located at 11329 Ernestine Avenue, Lynwood, CA 90262. The hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


General Information/Referrals

The  City  of Lynwood  Recreation&Community Services  Department  Senior&Social Services Division has an array of exciting recreational activities and social services  that  are designed especially for adults 55-years and older.  For further information call (310) 603-0220, ext. 425.


Bus Pass Information

Senior TAP Card
Monthly Pass $14

Seniors 62-years or older qualify for a Senior TAP Card. There is no charge for the card itself, but you must supply a full-face photo (1" X 1-1/4" or 2” X 2”) along with valid ID showing proof of age (California ID, California Drivers License, passport, or a birth certificate accompanied by any photo ID).

You can apply for your Senior TAP Card at any Metro Customer Center. Seniors may also mail in copies of the required documentation and a full-face photo to the TAP Service Center, POB 811310, Los Angeles, CA, 90081. For disabled: Metro Reduced Fare Office, Mail Stop 99-PL-4, One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012


Dial-A-Taxi

The City of Lynwood provides transportation for senior citizens 65-years and older and to disabled residents. The cost is $9.00 per book of 18 coupons. Coupons are sold on the first working day of the month until supply is sold-out. To obtain an I.D. card for Dial-A-Taxi, stop by the Lynwood Senior Citizen Center, 11329 Ernestine Avenue, Lynwood, CA 90262.


Excursions

The Senior & Social Services Division has planned monthly field trips to exciting and delightful places. These trips are planned especially with the needs of Senior Citizens in mind. Stop by the Lynwood Senior Citizen Center to register for any excursion. Registration deadlines and cost will vary for each trip. Register Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Lynwood Senior Citizen Center is located at 11329 Ernestine Avenue, Lynwood, CA 90262. For further information call (310) 886-0425.


Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Supplemental free food give-away every fourth Thursday of the month from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Lynwood Community Center, 11301 Bullis Road, Lynwood, CA 90262. Must be pre-registered for this activity.

 

Nutrition

Senior Meals Program - Nutritious hot meals served daily for all seniors 60-years and older. Meals are served Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Lynwood Senior Citizen Center located at 11329 Ernestine Avenue, Lynwood, CA 90262. Suggested donation is $1.75. Meals are provided by Human Services Association. Meals must be reserved one day in advance. For reservations please call (310) 886-0416. The meals program is closed on major holidays.

 

VOLUNTEER GROUPS & CLUBS:

BINGO

A variety of games creating lots of fun and excitement. The fee for 6 games is $2.00.

Come out & join us!
18-years & older
Monday and Wednesday
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

HAPPY HOUR NIGHT BINGO

18-years and older

Every third Friday of each month
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
$15.00 Buy-in
$250.00 Jackpot


FRIENDSHIP CLUB

Promoting friendship and hospitality. All meetings held every 4th Thursday of the month from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

LYNWOOD GOLDEN VOICES CHORAL GROUP

Available for singing engagements throughout the city for seniors who like to sing, read poetry, act, play an instrument, or just have fun. 

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Assembly Hall

Every Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Senior Center, Visual Arts Room

 

GUYS & DOLLS VOLUNTEERS

All meetings are held every first Tuesday of the month. Come and volunteer your time and services for your community. Become a member today.

First Tuesday of the month

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Conference Room

 

"REGAL" RED HAT SOCIETY

The society gathers on the 4th Wednesday of each month.

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Senior Citizen Center, Assembly Hall

 

SENIOR CARD CLUB

Here is the place to come and show your stuff. Play Bid Whist, Gin Rummy, Pinochle, Spades & more.

Every Wednesday 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Assembly Hall

KARAOKE SOCIAL

Every first Thursday of the month

1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

DANCING:

LINE DANCING

Vanessa Bailey

Tuesday - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Assembly Hall 

 

LYNWOOD SENIORS DANCE CLASS

Come dance with us and maintain your energy and physique.  

Tuesday & Thursday - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Community Center, Room 1 

 

EDUCATIONAL:

COMPUTER LITERACY CLASS

Learn basic computer skills and typing skills. Sponsored by the Lynwood Adult School.

Nina Brown

Monday & Wednesday - 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 

Bob Callegari

Tuesday & Friday - 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Computer/Library Room

 

CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH CLASS

Come and learn Conversational Spanish 

Tuesday & Thursday 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Senior Center, Computer/Library Room

 

CLASSES:

FINE ARTS CLASS

Learn basic drawing, painting, and sculpting with Esteban Melendez

Wednesday - 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Friday - 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Visual Arts Room

 

 SEWING CLASS

Monday & Tuesday - 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Senior Center, Visual Arts Room

 

HEALTH EDUCATION AND PHYSICAL FITNESS

AQUA AEROBICS FOR SENIORS

Come workout in the pool and stay cool at the same time (45-minute session)

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday - 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Lynwood Natatorium

 

BODY TONING

Improve daily living through health education with Chester Lyons.

Tuesday - 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Community Center, Weight Room

 

HEALTH & FITNESS PROGRAM

Improve daily living through exercising with Nina Brown.  Sponsored by the Lynwood Adult School.

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Senior Center, Assembly Hall

 

YOGA

Learn how to keep yourself in shape with Carla Lindsay

Tuesday & Thursday - 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Senior Center, Assembly Hall

 

TRAVEL

TRAVELERS CLUB

This club meets every 2nd Thursday of each month. For more information please contact the Lynwood Senior Citizen Center. 

2:00 p.m. 

Senior Center, Assembly Hall