Lifetime and Leisure Activities

21314 Capitol TourLifetime 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 available!  
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

Call (208) 608-7578 for further details about any trip.
Some of the upcoming programs include:

  • Idaho State Capitol Building Tour
    Winter 2011 Adults In Creek
  • 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
  • Discovery Center
  • Geothermal Tour
  • Idaho City Hot Springs
  • Three Island Crossing State Park
  • Scenic Fall Drive
  • World Center for Birds of Prey
  • Virtual Reality Goggles Demo
  • Atlantic House Tour


Register for any of these classes by calling Fort Boise Community Center at (208) 608-7680. You can also register online through our registration page, key word search: Lifetime.

Special Events

Check out for additional educational and social programs available for anyone to attend. 

Travel Opportunities

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.  

Pendleton, Oregon Tour June 5-7, 2018
Join us for a 3 day, 2 night trip to Pendleton!  

Depart from the Senior Center and travel to Baker City, Oregon.  Here you will visit the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center offering living history demonstrations, interpretive programs, exhibits, multi-media presentations, special events, and more than four miles of interpretive trails.  Once we reach Pendleton, we will visit the Heritage Station Museum and tour the Pendleton Woolen Mills and the Pendleton Underground (please be aware this tour has several narrow stairways).  We will also visit Sno Road Winery in nearby Echo for a wine tasting.

Cost Includes:  Travel from Boise will be provided on a deluxe restroom equipped motor coach, 2 nights at the Wild Horse Resort in a courtyard room, admissions, tours and wine tasting as listed will be included as well as a Harmon Travel Tour Manager to handle all the details of the tour.   

For more information, a flyer or registration form, call Denise at 208-608-7578 or send an email

Porter Wagner At Goo 3America’s Music Cities Holiday, December 14-21, 2018
featuring Nashville, Memphis & New Orleans
8 days, 11 meals 

Experience the Gaylord Opryland Resort’s magical holiday displays with over 2 million lights and unique Music City-inspired décor.  Embark on a one-of-a-kind tour of Memphis where local musicians share the story of the city’s musical heritage and history.  Enjoy reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry, the “home of American music.”  Check out all the trip details HERE
Deposits are due on or before June 14, 2018.  Call 208-608-7578 or email Denise for additional information.