Other Senior Centers in El Cerrito 

In addition to the great programs offered by the City at the Midtown Activity Center, there are also non-city one day a week or twice monthly senior centers in El Cerrito:

St. John's Senior Center
6500 Gladys at Lexington (St. John's Community Center Building)
Tuesdays from 9am-2pm

St. John's Senior Center program is open to anyone over 55 years of age. Activities include: crafts, exercise, lunch, scheduled speakers, computer lessons, blood pressure screenings, living skills for older adults and more.

  • 9:30am-10:30am: Tai Chi Chuan
  • 10:30am-11:30am: Beginning Spanish
  • 11:30am-12pm: Chair Exercise
  • 12pm: Lunch ($2 donation) Note: if you are arriving after 10am and planning to have lunch, call (510) 237-3808 before 10am.
  • 1:15pm-2pm: Card & table games
For more information, call Jan Duckart, Coordinator of the St. John's Senior Center at (510) 237-3808.

Christ Lutheran Senior Center
780 Ashbury Ave (near Stockton Ave)
Mondays from 9am-2pm

Christ Lutheran Senior Center offers creative writing lab, massage, conversational German, conversational Spanish, knitting, card making, lunch, exercise and more.

For more information, call Carol Kehoe, Coordinator of the Christ Lutheran Senior Center at (510) 524-1050 or (510) 527-0389.

Sakura Kai - Senior Classes for Japanese Speaking Adults
5625 Sutter Ave, Richmond (Alvarado School building)
1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month from 10am-3pm

Sakura Kai Senior Classes offers: Ceramic, Exercise, Japanese/English Computer Classes, Japanese Movie, Shigin, Japanese Calligraphy, Celebration of Birthdays, Karaoke Sing-A-Long, Line Dancing, Japanese Taiko Class, Japanese/English Computer Classes, and Shin Issei Oral History.

For more information, call Setsuko Doi, Coordinator of the Sakura Kai program at (510) 530-2316.