Bend Senior Center

AARP Tax Aide at Bend Senior CenterFriday, Feb. 5 – Tuesday, Apr. 17

The Bend Senior Center is once again hosting the all-volunteer AARP Tax Aide Program for 2018. We will be using a new on-line scheduling service for appointments. This year, there are three different ways to schedule an appointment for tax assistance: online, in-person and by phone. 

Registration begins Monday, Jan. 29, 10 am. Learn more.

A gathering place and center of activities for persons 50 years and better, the Bend Senior Center is owned and operated by the Bend Park & Recreation District. A focal point for our community, the center activities and programs are designed to promote active healthy lifestyles through health, education, recreation, socialization and volunteer opportunities.

Let us know how we’re doing
Take the Bend Senior Center facility survey

Larkspur Community Center
Learn more about the future Larkspur Center expansion at the Bend Senior Center.

Want to know the latest happenings?
Click here to view our Senior Center Newsletter for March 2018 or our Monthly Activity Calendar.

Facility Rentals:
Evenings, Saturdays and Sundays, the facility is available for community rentals such as weddings, meetings, receptions and other events. Click on Facility Rental for more information.

Winter Spring 2018 Playbook

 Winter-Spring 2018
registration is now open!

View the
Winter-Spring 2018 Playbook
(Note: 5 MB pdf file)

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 Preview Summer 2018!

View the
Summer 2018 Playbook
(Note: 7 MB pdf file)


Review all programs and register online.

Silver & Fit® and Silver Sneakers®

The Bend Senior Center is proud to be a both a Sliver Sneakers and Silver & Fit Facility. These programs provide eligible members with no-cost or low-cost fitness memberships through arrangements with certain health care plans. Silver & Fit® and Silver Sneakers® are designed to help seniors achieve better health through regular exercise and health education. Contact your Medicare Advantage Health Plan to see if you qualify. Visit or SliverSneaker.

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Great News for AARP Medicare Supplement Members

Beginning April 1,  the Bend Senior Center will participate in the Healthy Contributions program for AARP Medicare Supplement United Healthcare members. Please contact your insurance company and sign up to receive your discounted Bend Senior Center monthly pass.


7:30 am – 7:00 pm
7:30 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Feb. 19, Presidents’ Day – Open Regular Hours
May 28, Memorial Day – Closed

1600 SE Reed Market Road
Bend, OR 97702
ph. (541) 388-1133

Mark your calendar! Time to get ready for SUMMER! BPRD's summer registration opens on Monday, March 19 at 5:30 am. We've got another fabulous season of recreation just waiting for you!
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Look at that smile! Have joy in your work with BPRD! 'Tis the season for lots of great job opportunities. Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions including Information Technology Manager, Fitness Attendant, Outdoor Recreation Leader, Skateboarding Instructor and Lifeguard. View openings and apply at: ... See MoreSee Less

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Bend Senior Center added an event.

No blarney about it! The St. Patrick’s Dinner Dance is going to be a great time on Friday, March 16. Held from 6:00-9:00 pm with dinner at 6:00 pm and dancing at 7:00 pm, the dance features live music from the Notables Swing Band and an elegant buffet dinner prepared by the executive chef from Whispering Winds Retirement. Going fast, tickets are $12 per person advance sales at the Bend Senior Center. (A limited number of tickets will be available at the door at $20 per person.)
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Here comes summer! Mark your calendars for BPRD summer recreation registration opening on Monday, March 19!
- Online program preview: March 14
- Online Playbook: March 16
- Registration opens: March 19 at 5:30 am.
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