Lifetime and 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
Call (208) 608-7578 for further details about any trip.
Some of the upcoming programs include:
- Idaho State Capitol Building Tour
- 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.
Check out seniorcenter.cityofboise.org for additional educational and social programs available for anyone to attend.
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.
Italian Vistas, September 2-14, 2018
13 days, 17 meals
On this trip, passengers will get an in-depth tour of the famous Colosseum, relax on a scenic boat ride to the enchanting Isle of Capri, and enjoy a boat trip to Murano Island for a glass-blowing demonstration. This trip covers Rome, the Colosseum, Ruins of Pompeii, Sorrento Coast, Isle of Capri, Florence, Statue of David, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Tuscany Winery, Venice, Murano Island, Verona, Stresa, Locarno and a stop in Switzerland. Check out all the trip details HERE
Deposits are due on or before March 2nd, 2018. Call 208-608-7578 or email Denise for additional information.
America’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.