The Adult Activity Center is a public facility provided by the City of Andalusia to meet the recreational needs of adults ages 21 and older. The Center provides a wide variety of leisure services, activities, and special events to improve the quality of life for our area. We place a high priority on recreation for senior adults.
Our Motto is Something for everyone! If you are looking for travel, excitement, fun, relaxation, instructional, educational, health, fitness, arts, and crafts classes, we offer it all. All our programs and activities are very affordable and many are free.
The Adult Activity Center is a great place to spice up your life and make new friends. If you would like to receive our free newsletter contact us by phone or e-mail. Our friendly staff awaits the opportunity to serve you.
The Andalusia Senior Nutrition Center provides nutrition, socialization, educational and supportive services for senior adults in Andalusia and surrounding areas. This senior adult program is specifically designed for individuals 60 years and older with no income restrictions. Monday through Friday our friendly staff serve hot lunches in the Center's dining room and delivers meals to the homebound. We also offer fun activities like Field Trips, Card Games, Exercise, Bingo, Sewing Classes and Theme Parties (Boiled Peanuts, Grandparents Day, Valentines Dance, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and many others).
Special Activities and Travel
Dominoes are played at the Adult Activity Center every week. Andalusia is the home of The World Championship Domino Tournament each year, so Domino playing is serious business here. The guys meet at the Adult Activity Center Tuesday – Friday afternoons at 1 P.M. to challenge each other in a few games of dominoes. The Ladies enjoy Forty-two Dominoes each Tuesday from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M. If you enjoy dominoes or have a group of friends who would like to play, we have a space for you. For more information call 222-6891.
The Domino City Squares meets every Monday night at the Adult Activity Center from 7:00 P.M. till 9:00 P.M. If you would like to learn to Square Dance, join us for lots of fun and great exercise. For more information call Audi Mikel at 222-4418.
Quilters meet at the Adult Activity Center each Thursday from 8:00 A.M .- 11:00 A.M. for fun, fellowship, and to help keep a dying art alive for our children and grandchildren to enjoy for years to come. If you quilt or would like to learn, please join us, we would love to have you. For more info call 222-6891.
Sew - Knit - Crochet
The Sew & So Circle is a free class that meets each Wednesday afternoon from 1:00-4:00 P.M. We crochet, knit, sew, and do many new and different crafts projects. If you’re interested, please come and join our circle of friends.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly
T.O.P.S is a healthy way to lose weight. T.O.P.S. is an inexpensive and easy plan to join. Want to find out more? You are always welcome to attend one of our T.O.P.S. meetings and get all the information first hand at no charge. We meet each Tuesday night at 5:00 P.M., at the Adult Activity Center.
Kate’s oil painting classes are held at the Adult Activity Center the first and third Thursday of each month from 9 A.M. until 3 P.M. Kate Rawls is an outstanding artist and a very skilled teacher. Kate’s classes fill quickly, and her students sing her praises. If you would like to learn to oil paint call 222-6891 to register, you may have to go on a waiting list to get a space in Kate’s classes, but it will be worth the wait.
50 + Exercise Class
Classes held at the Adult Activity Center on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M. 50+ Exercise is a basic low impact aerobic class designed to keep you fit and heart healthy. Our classes are free, and the exercises are easy but very effective. Come on and get healthy, join our class today. For more information call 222-6891.
Card Games are played at the Adult Activity Center daily. If you enjoy Canasta, Bridge, Rummikub, Rook and other card games, join other players each Tuesday – Friday afternoon from 1 P.M.- 4 P.M. weekly. We have beginners and advanced players. Come join us for a fantastic afternoon. For more information call 222-6891
Classes are taught at the Adult Activity Center each Wednesday morning from 9:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. Our instructor will show you how to create beautiful ceramic pieces. Our shelves stocked, and we have all the paints and glazes you need to complete your selected projects. For more information call 222-6891
We have six different machines that work to tone, stomach, buttocks, thighs, etc. If you are limited in your exercise ability, this may be for you. Classes are Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. and Wednesday and Friday 7:30 A.M. - 8:30 A.M.