Lifetime & Leisure Activities
Lifetime and Leisure Activities are social, educational and fitness related programs for adults age 62 and older. Transportation is provided from three of the Boise City Community Centers to many of the programs. Join us for an activity, meet new friends and leave the driving to us!
Thank you everyone for your support as well as sharing these opportunities with friends! We have added a lot more opportunities this year, and as always, we love to hear your suggestions for new activities or places to visit!
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Scholarships are designed to help meet the needs of adults within the community to access recreational programs and activities at a reduced rate.
Upcoming Day Programs
We have added a lot of new programs and on varying days. Call (208) 608-7683 for further details about any trip.
Some of the upcoming programs include:
- Idaho State Capitol Building Tour
- Airport Tours - including baggage, operations and runway maintenance
- Radio Station Tour
- Elk Herd Sleigh Ride
- Basque Cooking Class
- Museums: Idaho Military History, Mining and Geology, Boise Art Museum
- Tea Ceremony and tasting
- Wine classes, beer and distillery tours
- The Bown House
- The Urban Worm
- Discovery Center
- Geothermal Tour
- Idaho City Hot Springs
Boise Parks and Recreation offers overnight travel opportunities for our participants as well as community members. Adults of any age are welcome to travel with us.
An Adventure into Bavaria
June 12-15, 2017
Feeling a little homesick for the old country? Not up for a trip oversees? Catch some international flair right here in the U.S. Nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range, on the sunny side of Washington state is this very charming Bavarian Village!
Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park WEBSITE
updated travel dates: July 22-28, 2017
Space is limited
Final payments due by May 30
Email Coordinator for more information
New England Charm WEBSITE
September 29 - October 6 2017
Deposit Deadline: March 22nd, 2017
Additional upcoming travel opportunities
August 2017 - Edmonton, Alberta
October 2017 - Pendleton, OR
Information on these trips will be released soon. Email the staff to be added to the interest list.
Book club meets for a social gathering and to discuss the monthly book selection. Come to meet friends and enjoy a potluck style snack. Group meets on the first Thursday of every month. 1:00pm at the Boise Senior Center
Bunco can be described as a social dice game involving 100% luck and no skill! Come try your luck at our monthly BUNCO game! Free to play. Group meets on the last Friday of every month. 1:00pm at the Boise Senior Center
Register for any of these classes by calling us at Fort Boise Community Center at (208) 608-7680. You can also register online through our registration page, key word search: Lifetime.