Danville Public Buildings to Reopen
Community Center & Senior Center to open March 22
With the return of Contra Costa County to the red tier on the Blueprint to a Safer Economy, the Town of Danville will begin reopening public buildings next week.
Beginning Monday, March 22, 2021, both the Danville Community Center, 420 Front St and the Danville Senior Center, 115 E. Prospect Ave will reopen for front counter service. The public will be able to register for recreation programs, make payments or ask questions from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. For more information, call the Danville Senior Center at 925-314-3430 or the Danville Community Center at 925-314-3400.
If you are at higher risk for serious illness from COVID-19 because of your age or because you have a serious long-term health problem, it is extra important for you to take action to reduce your risk of getting sick with the disease. Below is the information from the CDC for high risk/older adults
More information can be found on our Coronavirus Update webpage: https://www.danville.ca.gov/754/Coronavirus-Updates-and-Information
Zooming across generations
Check out the Zooming Across Generations program! Danville Youth Council members, made up of engaging and creative middle school and high school students, had the chance to interview some local, inspiring seniors. Listen to the special guests explain how their careers evolved and what hobbies they have that continue to impact their lives today.
CONTRA COSTA HEALTH INSURANCE COUNSELING & ADVOCACY PROGRAM
THE DANVILLE SENIOR CENTER
The Town of Danville strives to offer programs and services which provide positive, enjoyable, and gratifying experiences for older adults within this community. Those programs include:
- Senior CC Cafe’ Friday Frozen Meal Program (PDF): Adults 60 and over can receive 5 frozen meals and 2 refrigerated meals weekly at the Senior Center for a suggested donation of $3 meal, a total of $21 each week. For more information, please call: (925) 314-3430. Rotating frozen meal menus: Weeks 1 - 4, Weeks 5 - 8
- Special Interest Classes: Programs and activities which provide an opportunity to learn new skills, foster human development, and provide recreational experiences.
- Health and Fitness Programs: Activities which engage your mind and body to improve healthy living.
Seniors at Home Guide
The Seniors at Home Guide provides information, resources and helps you stay connected during this time. Due to recent changes in the Contra Costa County Covid-19 tier, our front counter service has been suspended until further notice. Staff can be contacted at (925) 314-3430, Monday-Thursday, 8:30am – 5:00pm and Friday 8:30am - 1:00pm.
We've Moved to the Activity Guide!
Adult and senior classes and events will now be part of the Activity Guide! Check out all the new and exciting upcoming classes for adults in seniors in the Summer 2021 Activity Guide. For questions or registration assistance, please call (925) 314-3430.
Senior Bocce (55 years and older) play weekday mornings and consists of individual registration. For more information, please call the Senior Center at (925) 314-3430.
- Tuesday through Thursday
- 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
upcoming buzz sessions
Maintaining Quality of Life Throughout a Pandemic
- Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021
- Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
- Fee: Free Zoom Webinar
- Guest Speaker: Sara Shafiabady
- Sponsored by: SF Chapter of NAIPC
- Barcode: 29257
We will explore challenges people have experienced and share possible ideas and solutions to maintain quality of life in a variety of situations, including a pandemic. We will discuss defining your intended quality of life and how to achieve it.
For more information or to register call the Danville Senior Center at (925) 314-3430 or register online at www.danville.ca.gov/recguide.