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

Winter 2011 Adults In CreekSome of the upcoming programs include: 

  • Three Island Crossing
  • Idaho State Police
  • Indian Creek Museum
  • Bardenay
  • ACHD
  • Ritter Island
  • Thousand Springs Boat Tour
  • Scenic Fall Drive
  • Oktoberfest at the Nampa Civic Center
  • Camille Beckman
  • Gaston’s Bakery
  • James Castle House
  • Old Assay Office
  • Sun Valley Jazz Festival
  • Lucky Peak Power Plant
  • Yanke Motor Museum 

Registration

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, keyword search: Lifetime.

Special Events

Check out seniorcenter.cityofboise.org 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.  

Skagit Valley Tulip Festival- April 15-18, 2019  Presented by Harmon Travel
Take in the sights of the northwest on this trip through Oregon and Washington States. Tour the Pendleton Woolen Mills, stay at the Swinomish Casino and Lodge and tour downtown Ellensburg.  Tour the tulip fields with stops at Roozengaarde Gardens and Tulip Town.  In Leavenworth explore the Bavarian Village and experience the signature buffet. On your way back to Boise on the final day of the trip, stop at Liberty Orchards for shopping and enjoy free samples from the Country Store.  In addition to Aplets and Cotlets, find many souvenirs, food and other creations from across Washing State. Send in your deposit today.  Final balance is due by February 15th.  Call 208-608-7580 or email seniorcenter@cityofboise.org for a registration form.

Travel Presentation – February 4th 1:00 p.m.
Collette Travel will be on hand to discuss the British Landscapes tour and answer questions about the 2019 trip schedule.  Come learn about this tour of England, Scotland and Whales.  We will also discuss ideas for 2010 travel destinations. 

British Landscapes- September 19-28, 2019  https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/869504
Behold the crown jewel of Scotland on a guided tour of Edinburgh Castle, discover the picturesque Lake District, and stay overnight in a historic Welsh castle.  See the sights of London with a local guide, and visit the mystical Stonehenge.  Enjoy a private dinner at Hall’s Croft, a 400 year old Shakespeare family home, and dine like a Londoner with dinner at an English pub.

Tropical Costa Rica- November 2-10, 2019  https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/869515
Climb high into the trees for your choice of a “Hanging Bridges” tour or zip line in the cloud forest.  Discover the charming town of Zarceno, and enjoy the breathtaking scenery surrounding Arenal Volcano.  Enjoy a Cano Negro riverboat cruise, and go on a guided walk in the cloud forest.