In addition to the great programs offered by the El Cerrito Recreation department, there are also non-city one day a week or twice monthly senior centers in El Cerrito:
Christ Lutheran Senior Center
780 Ashbury Ave (near Stockton Ave)
Mondays from 9am-3pm
For more information, call Carol Kehoe, Coordinator of the Christ Lutheran Senior Center at (510) 915-6120 or (510) 524-1050.
The Christ Lutheran Senior Center offers the following classes and programs:
German - 9am
Spanish - 9am
Folk dance - 10:30am
Discussion - 10:30am
Special program - 11:30am
Lunch - 12:30pm
Writing Group - 1pm
Seated Exercise -1:15pm
Ukulele Class- 1:45pm
St. John's Senior Center
6500 Gladys at Lexington (St. John's Community Center Building)
Tuesdays from 9am-3pm
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.
Sakura Kai - Senior Classes for Japanese Speaking Adults
5625 Sutter Ave., Richmond CA 94804 (Alvarado Adult School Campus)
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 Yasuyo Floyd, Coordinator of the Sakura Kai program at (510) 530-2316.