Bend Senior Center

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.

Larkspur Center Meeting: Join us at the Bend Senior Center on January 31st at 6:30 pm to learn more about the Larkspur Center project. See the event flyer for more information.

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

Want to know the latest happenings?
Click here to view our Senior Center Newsletter for January or our December Newsletter and current 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.

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Winter-Spring 2017 registration
in now open!

View the
BPRD Winter-Spring 2017 Playbook
(Note: 5 MB pdf file)
Review 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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Extended January 9th – 13th

Kick off the New Year with your pals at the Bend Senior Center and Juniper with free, introductory classes guaranteed to start your year off right. Check the schedule for free classes, special events and introductory clinics.

Download the Events Schedule


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

Jan. 16, MLK Jr. Day – Open regular hours
Feb. 20, President’s Day – Open regular hours
May 29, Memorial Day – Closed

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

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Winter Storm Update: Jan. 17: All BPRD school-based activities and sports including KIDS INC are cancelled. Stay tuned for more updates for programs through Jan. 18 - 20 as they are pending. We commend Bend-La Pine Schools for all the efforts they are putting forth to keep our kids and our community safe.
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SCHOOL CLOSURE: Tuesday, January 17. Bend-La Pine Schools will be closed tomorrow to continue snow removal that will prepare us for an opening of some schools on Wednesday, followed by additional sc...

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Learn the basics of preparing healthy meals with the “Smart Carb Choices for a Healthier You” (102549) Learn how to read nutrition labels and pick up some healthy recipes and handouts from the instructor and local food author, Suzanne Landry. The class is on Thursday, Jan. 19th , 5 pm - 7:30, at the Bend Senior Center. Learn more: ... See MoreSee Less

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Important update on Bend schools. Several buildings have potential roof load issues. If you have a student, be sure to "like" BLSD for more updates. BPRD appreciates the efforts to keep everyone safe.
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UPDATE: All Bend-La Pine Schools facilities were cleared of students by 10:55 a.m. Students and staff are cleared from the buildings and all buildings are closed. All classes, activities and events...

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Winter Storm Update - Jan. 12: All BPRD school-based programs, including KIDS INC and sport activities, are cancelled for Jan. 12 - 16, with cancellations pending for Jan 17 - 20. Registrants being contacted directly. Recreation facilities open. Check schedules prior to leaving to attend. More at: ... See MoreSee Less

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Looking to stay active indoors this spring? Sign up for “Today’s Square Dance Sampler” (102947) and learn the new face of Square Dancing. Set to contemporary music, including rock, modern country and jazz, there's something here for everyone and every skill level. Classes run Thursdays, January 12th through March 2nd.

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