Senior Programs

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Weekly Programs

Pickleball: Open Play
Monday & Wednesday
8:00-12:00 pm
Friday

9:00-12:00 pm
Rec & Tennis Center

Play one of the fastest growing sports in America! Pickleball is a racquet sport played by 2-4 people that has elements similar to badminton and tennis. This recreational open play time welcomes all levels to attend. A membership at the Rec & Tennis Center is required to play. Non-members will be required to purchase a $5 day pass.  
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Mah Jongg
Mondays, 7:00-9:00 pm
Thursdays, 
1:00-3:00 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Multi-Purpose Room

Mah Jongg is a tile game usually played by 4 people that has been embraced all around the world. Practice your skills while building friendships.
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Senior Strength Training
Tuesday & Thursday (James)
10:30 - 11:30 am
Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday (Damion)
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Rec & Tennis Center
Weight and Cardio Room

This class teaches participants proper form and technique on various muscular strength and endurance by using a variety of movements. 

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Acrylic Painting Classes
Tuesdays
9:00 - 11:00 am
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: $75 per 5 week session

Classes are taught by professional painter Heather Roy and held in 5 week sessions. Each session, participants will complete an acrylic painting to take home. All supplies are provided!

Upcoming Sessions:

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Tai Chi
Tuesdays
11:30 am-12:15 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: Drop in- $15, Monthly- $35

Tai chi is an ancient Chinese tradition that, today, is practiced as a graceful form of exercise. It involves a series of movements performed in a slow, focused manner and accompanied by deep breathing. Register at the Rec & Tennis Center or by calling 281-403-8637.


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Ping Pong
Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Multi-Purpose Room

Get your paddle on every Tuesday at the Rec! Paddles and balls included with valid ID for reservation. Stop by the Rec and test out your skills. $5 day pass required for non-rec members.
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Yoga
Gentle Yoga- Vinyasa Style
Wednesday & 
Friday
10:30-11:30 am

Yoga- Hatha/Raja Yoga
Wednesday 6:00-7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00-10:00 am
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: Free for members, non-members will need to purchase a $5 day pass
 
Grab your yoga mat and join us for on of our yoga classes! These classes focus on breathing and proper alignment allowing students to work on improving flexibility, balance, and core strength. Open to all levels of experience.
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Beginner Crochet
Wednesdays, September 11-October 9
2:00-3:30 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: $10 residents/ $15 non-residents

Learn the basic crochet stitches to create hats, scarves, coasters and more. Participants can let their creativity shine! All materials are included in the class fee. Register at the Recreation & Tennis Center or by calling 281-403-8637!
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Monthly Programs

Bingo

Third Thursday of the month
Rotates each month from morning to evening
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: $5

The Missouri City Parks & Recreation Department hosts senior bingo monthly for area residents who are 50+. Enjoy refreshments with friends while playing for great prizes. 

Upcoming Bingo Dates:

Bingo Night - August 15. Doors will open at 5:00 pm
Breakfast & Bingo
 - September 19. Doors will open at 9:00 am
Bingo Night - October 17. Doors will open at 5:00 pm



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Book Talk
Last Tuesday of the month
10:00-11:00 am
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: Free

Join us at the Rec to talk all things books with Fort Bend County Librarian, Elizabeth Bullard! Book talk meets the last Tuesday of the month. RSVP to receive the list of books for upcoming meetings by calling 281-403-8637.

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Senior Foodies
Fourth Thursday of the month
11:30 am
Location varies
Cost: Each participant pays for their lunch

Are you a food enthusiast? Enjoy meeting new friends? Join us for Senior Foodies! This program for senior citizens (50+), is an opportunity to enjoy a delicious meal at a local restaurant with great company. All participants are encouraged to RSVP by calling 281-403-8637. On the day of the event, we will meet at the designated lunch location at 11:30 am. Separate checks will be issued for each participant.

Upcoming Foodies:
August 22 - Willie's Grill & Icehouse
945 Highway 6

Events

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Afternoon with an Expert
Wednesday, August 7
12:00-1:00 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: Free, lunch provided

Tam Huynh is the Oncology Nurse Navigator for Southwest and Sugar Land Memorial Hermann Hospitals. Learn risk factors, symptoms, and screening types for colon cancer. Lunch will be provided for attendees. Ask the expert your questions at this educational presentation.

RSVP by calling the Recreation & Tennis Center at 281-403-8637,

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Senior Casino Trip
Tuesday, September 10
7:30 am-6:00 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: $10

Join us for a trip to the Golden Nugget Casino! This exciting trip is for seniors, ages 50+. Participants will receive a $5 gaming voucher upon arrival to the casino. Spots are limited, register at the Rec & Tennis Center or by calling 281-403-8637!

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Oktoberfest
Saturday, September 21 12:00-4:00 pm
Quail Valley City Centre (2880 La Quinta Dr)
Cost: Free entry

Join in on the fun at Missouri City’s Oktoberfest! Authentic food, beer, entertainment, and games will provide fun for the whole family! We are excited to partner with Missouri City's own Texas Biergarten and Texas Leaguer to offer a variety of beer and food for sale. Performances will be ongoing throughout the event as well as Oktoberlympic games. Try out traditional Oktoberfest games including barrel rolling, stein races, and much more for fun prizes!

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Shrimp Boil Tennis Tournament
Saturday, October 5
Rec & Tennis Center
$30 per person, $10 discount for Missouri City Rec Members

Join us for shrimp and friendly competition at this year's Shrimp Boil Doubles Tennis Tournament! Sign up with a partner by filling out a registration form. Proceeds will go to support the Junior Tennis & Adaptive Tennis programs. Complimentary player’s shrimp boil lunch on Saturday. Extra lunch tickets are $15 each. 

Registration deadline is Thursday, September 26. Call 281-403-8629 or email Cristina.escamos@missouricitytx.gov.
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Contact Information


Trey Samuel
Recreation Specialist
281.403.8639