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The BREC Adult Leisure Department includes 17 centers offering a variety of leisure activities for the adults of East Baton Rouge Parish and surrounding parishes. This department facilitates programming geared to help adults continue to lead a healthy lifestyle. Every center offers a variety of activities including crafts, sewing, ceramics, card playing, games, quilting, exercise classes and painting. Facilities also offer more physical activities such as pickle ball, volleyball, badminton and chair aerobics. Social events such as tours, tea dances and luncheons.BREC offers diverse programs widely distributed throughout East Baton Rouge Parish. All centers have supervisors who implement programs, including a variety of exercise classes, community events, arts and crafts, sports, hospitality, learning topics, tours and holiday parties.

Upcoming Adults & Seniors Events View All

Mar
18
2014
Tai Chi

Tai Chi is an internal Chinese martial arts practiced for both it's defense training and it's health benefits

Mar
21
2014
Friday Night Lecture Series

"NASA Spinoff Technology" --- HRPO Center Supervisor Tom Northrop gives the audience an overview of the fascinating objects and technology that developed as a direct result of NASA's exploration of space. Many of these devices and materials may be at the doctor's office, the mall--some might even be in your home! [There is no Friday Night Lecture Series on 28 March. The program will resume on 4 April.]

Mar
21
2014
Evening Sky Viewing

Weather permitting, viewing of the night sky through one or more telescopes will take place. [Viewing will not take place on 28 March. Friday night viewing will resume on 4 April.]

Mar
22
2014
Dog Days

With our Dog Days, BSNC drops its “No Pets” policy and opens its doors and trails to pets 4 days out of the year! All pets are welcome, but they must be on a leash and have their vaccinations current.

Recent Adults & Seniors News View All

  • BREC to Hold Strategic Planning Wrap-up Meeting

    The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) is currently tabulating the results of 34 public meetings, scientific surveys, focus group meetings and input from the online tool MindMixer which has been available to the public since January. The ideas and trends which have been collected will be presented to the public at a wrap-up meeting on May 1 at Independence Park Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd., at 6 p.m.

  • Baton Rouge Ranked Among Top 10 Best Recreational Cities in the Nation

    The financial advisory website NerdWallet.com this week ranked Baton Rouge among the top ten cities in the nation for recreational activities. Baton Rouge ranked sixth among 95 cities evaluated by the site.

  • 2012 BREC Fall Adult Softball Leagues Meetings Coming up

    BREC’s Athletics Department will hold registration for its’ fall adult softball leagues beginning August 23.

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