The Community Services Department offers great classes to help you stay active and engaged.
Senior classes and activities listed below meet year round. All fees are due at the time of the class meeting.
Classes are offered at the following locations:
Roxbury Community Center (RX) 471 S. Roxbury Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90212 310.285.6840
ADVANCED ACTING / PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP
Enhance your performance skills, learn from others, gain self-confidence, and work with like minded people. Become part of a spirited, supportive group, learn new skills, and have fun with an award-winning professional actor, writer, coach, and producer. Instructor / director: Steve Polinsky
Fridays 1pm-3pm RX Magnolia 130 $1 /$2
ART with Ms DYANNA
This class stresses using your imagination and being creative. Create note cards, collages, paintings or drawings. Bring your own supplies.
Fridays 1:00pm- 3:00pm RX Redwood $1 /$2
Every second and fourth Friday of the month.
Friday 1pm-2:30pm RX Multipurpose B $0.25 per card
Bring your cards and games to play with your friends - or meet some new friends! Games not provided.
Monday - Friday 3pm- 5pm RX Centennial FREE
BRAIN FITNESS with Cynthia Harper
Work on stimulating the brain through a variety of puzzles, games, brain teasers and more. Improve memory and stretch your mind. The class will entertain your brain and improve your spirits and your brain health!
Tuesdays 10-10:50am RX Magnolia 129 $1 /$2
BUILDING BETTER BALANCE with Cynthia Harper
Build balance, confidence and strength through a variety of exercises. Class will include standing and seated exercise. Relieve stress and walk tall!
Wednesdays 10am-10:50am RX Exercise Studio $1 /$2
Fridays 10am-10:50am RX Exercise Studio $1 /$2
Learn how to play this card game for two to six players and work on stimulating the brain. Hand and Foot variation. For beginners as well as advanced.
Wednesdays 12pm-2:30pm RX Redwood $1 / $2
Increase mobility and joint flexibility. Improve core strength and balance. Learn breathing techniques and enhance vitality. Reduce stress and chronic pain. Experience better stability and mental focus.
Mondays 10:15am-11:05am RX Exercise Studio $1 /$2
Fridays 10:00am-10:50am RX Exercise Studio $1 / $2
COMPUTER BASICS WITH PHIL SEELIG
Learn Computer Basics.
Tuesdays/Thursdays 10:00am-10:50am RX Centennial $1 /$2
Tuesdays/Thursdays 11:00am-12:30am RX Centennial $1 /$2
Entertainment on Mondays (FLYER)
Enjoy one hour of musical entertainment from seasoned musicians, entertainers, and performers. Sponsored by the Beverly Hills Active Adult Club.
Mondays 1pm-2pm RX MPR FREE
intro to ACTING
Acting class for all. Join our ongoing gathering each week. Learn to be an effective speaker, and expand your creativity. Class is open to writers, poets, singers, actors, and everyone who likes to have fun. Instructor: Steve Polinsky
Fridays 11:30am-1:00pm RX Magnolia 130 $1 /$2
intro to CREATIVE WRITING
Open to writers, or aspiring writers, or anyone interested in finding their written voice at any level. Hone the art and craft of writing, and creative story telling. Instructor: Steve Polinsky
Fridays 10:00am-11:30am RX Magnolia 130 $1 / $2
KNIT AND CROCHET TIME
Come join our knit and crochet group. A special group meets every Wednesday to knit and decorate items for various charities. Participants are also welcome to work on their own projects.
Wednesdays 1pm-3pm RX Magnolia 130 Free
LAWN BOWLING with Bill Wolff
The Beverly Hills Lawn Bowling Club at Roxbury Park invites you to learn how to play this enjoyable and historical social game. Contact club president, Bill Wolff, directly for more information regarding membership 323.403.6346 or BHLBC@bowlnow.org.
Free lessons are available by appointment most Saturday and Sunday mornings.
Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy the afternoon with friends as you learn various social dance styles such as Ballroom, Salsa, Line Dancing, and more. .
Wednesdays 1pm-3pm RX Multipurpose Room A $1 /$2
midweek matinee (LA CIenega PARK)(FLYER)
Come enjoy your favorite films at La Cienega Community Center. Please arrive early. Bring popcorn or your favorite snack.
Wednesdays 1pm - until LC Auditorium FREE
MOVE! GROOVE! & STRETCH! with Cynthia Harper
Enjoy moving, dancing and stretching to fun music in creative ways that will put a smile on your face! This aerobics class is for everyone of all fitness levels. Chair Exercise.
Tuesdays 9:00am-9:45am RX Multipurpose Room B $1 /$2
MUSIC MENDS MINDS
Are you or a loved one living with dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, or cognitive decline? Come make music with us! The City of Beverly Hills and Rotary Club of Beverly Hills are looking for musicians, singers, and volunteers. NOTE: Caregiver must be present.
Tuesdays 1:30pm-3pm RX Multipurpose Room B Free
ROXBURY REELS with Donald Butler
Come enjoy your favorite films on the big screen at Roxbury Park Community Center. Please arrive early. Bring popcorn or your favorite snack. See current schedule here (pdf).
Thursdays 1pm-3:00pm RX Multipurpose Room Free
SENIOR SIZZLE with Cynthia HarPER
Get a cardio workout dancing to fun Latin dance music. All skills levels welcome - move and groove at your own pace.
Wednesdays 9am-9:45am RX Exercise Studio $1 /$2
STRETCH AND TONE WITH PERDITA CHAN-ROUSE
A fitness program designed to increase stamina and improve flexibility, and range of motion in the joints.
Mondays / Wednesdays 9am-9:45am RX Magnolia $1 /$2
Enjoy a game of table tennis at Roxbury Park. A lifelong sport for all ages.
Monday-Friday 12:30pm-2:30pm RX - Elm Room Free
Offered by the Cancer Support Community Los Angeles, this class will provide an introduction to several forms of Tai Chi, Chakras, and Meridians. Combine breath, movement, and posture, to activate your body's ability to balance while aligning your meridians towards healing. Each class will include a warm-up, Tai Chi movements, breathwork, stretches, meditation, and visualization. Instructor: Shelley H. Miller
Friday 9am-10am RX -MPR-A Free
FOR ACTIVE ADULT (55+) CLASSES - VISIT www.beverlyhills.org/BHRec