Classes and Events

Register to Join Us!

The following classes and events require pre-registration. Use the links below to register online, give us a call, or visit the center in person and we will assist you. Join us today to experience more LIFE: Learning, Independence, Friends, Energy!

Guest Speaker Series

Guest Speaker: Senior Advocacy Services - Donata Mikulik

Wed, 6/22, 11am-12pm
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 23
$2 non-members, free for members

Guest Speaker: Self-Defense for Seniors - Laura Doty

Seminar for seniors focused on ways to avoid dangerous situations and how to stay safe when you feel threatened.  Seminar is appropriate for most mobility levels. For example: using the voice, avoiding contact and simple exit techniques.

Thu, 7/7, 1-3pm
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 4
$5 non-members, free for members

Guest Speaker: Medi-Cal Consulting - Lisa Ramsey

Join Lisa Ramsey, Medi-Cal Consulting Services, Inc. for an online Medi-Cal discussion. The experience she gained as a consultant for two major nursing home corporations and as a Medi-Cal worker in two counties makes her one of the leading experts in this field. You have questions, Lisa has answers!

Wed, 7/20, 11am-12pm
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 23
$2 non-members, free for members

Guest Speaker: The Life and Art of Isadora Duncan - Lois Flood

Celebrate modern dance pioneer Isadora Duncan with a special presentation by dancer, choreographer and Duncan historian Lois Flood, who brings Isadora to life through dance and storytelling. Duncan's many contributions to art, politics and feminism will also be shared.

Fri, 8/5, 1-2pm
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 1
$5 non-members, free for members

Dementia Caregivers Support

Caring, confidential and compassionate support group for caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's and other forms of Dementia. At meetings, you’ll learn best practices for coping with challenging behaviors, experience how others are dealing with caregiving issues, discuss the latest research and receive information about supportive services in our community. Pre-registration required.

Multiple Sessions: 3/2-8/31
Wed, 10:30am-12pm • Ages 50+
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 28
$22-$30 (4-5 classes)


Watercolor - Barbara

Join this intermediate to advanced class where you develop your own unique style using watercolor techniques. Enjoy monthly themes, daily demonstrations, and critiques with pointers to help you improve. Material list available upon request. Pre-registration required.

Sessions: 3/4-4/1; 4/8-4/29; 5/6-5/27; 7/1-7/22; 7/29-8/12 
Fri, 9:30am-12:30pm OR 1-4pm • Ages 50+
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 26
$34.50-$48 (3-4 classes)


Legal Consultation with Roy Johnston

Meet with an elder law attorney for a 15-minute private consultation. Pre-registration required.

Monthly; 3rd Thu, 10am-12pm • Ages 50+
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 28
$5 non-members, free for members


Ukulele - Bill's Beginners

A group of ukulele enthusiasts who love to have fun! Pre-registration required.

Multiple Sessions: 3/7-8/29
Mon, 11am-12pm • Ages 50+
Person Sr. Wing/Rm 5
$4.50-$10 (3-5 classes)



Play a variety of fun games to challenge your mind and perhaps win a prize or two! On Mondays, those 60 and older who choose to sign up may receive a meal to go from the Council on Aging. Pre-registration required, stop by the front desk, or call 707-543-3282.

Mon & Wed, 11:30am-2:30pm • Ages 50+
Steele Lane/Dohn Rm


Bingo Party

Admission includes game sheets and lunch. We have daubers! Pre-registration required; cash payment collected at the door. Additional bingo packs (9 games) are available for $5 each.

Sat, 6/4, 10am-2pm
Steele Lane/Dohn Rm
$10 (includes 18 game sheets)



The billiards room is open to those with reservations for either 9am-12pm or 12-3pm. Pre-registration required, stop by the front desk, or call 707-543-3282 to book your reservation.

Mon-Fri, 9am-3pm • Ages 50+
Steele Lane/Billiard Rm
$3 (3 hours)


Ballroom Dances

Enjoy the best ballroom dancing in Santa Rosa with live bands and DJ* music playing your favorite sounds from the ‘40s to present. Keep your feet and spirits floating with the polka, waltz, cha cha, tango, and more. All are welcome with or without a partner. Themed Dance Socials: 5/27 Memorial Day, 8/19 Hawaii Day.

Fri, 1-4pm • Ages 50+
Finley Complex
$9 non-member, $8.50 member

Drop-in with purchase of 5 visits

*Live Band/DJ Schedule*

1st Friday: Tom Shader Trio
2nd Friday: Memory Lane Combo
3rd & 5th Fridays: DJ Steve Luther
4th Friday: SwingSet

Senior Expo

Come discover Santa Rosa businesses, organizations, and activities that make our community a wonderful place to live. 

Sat, 7/9, 9am-12pm
Person Sr. Wing



Person Senior Wing
2060 West College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Phone: 707-543-3745
Desk Hours: M-F, 8:30am-4pm

Steele Lane Community Center
415 Steele Lane
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Phone: 707-543-3282
Desk Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm

COVID-19 Update

Activities and COVID-19 safety measures may change based on current public health guidance, contact the facility to confirm. Face coverings are currently not required but strongly recommended for all indoor activities.