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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
24
2014
Photo Contest Voting

Come try your hand at being an art critic! Photo submissions for our annual photo contest will be available online at The Advocate from March 24 - March 26 for voting. A panel of jurors, chosen from the professional community, will judge the entries to determine the grand prize winner. All decisions made by voters and by the panel are final.

Mar
24
2014
Photo Contest Entry Deadline

Get your cameras ready! The Baton Rouge Zoo's annual photo contest is your chance to share your favorite photos of your favorite animals. The deadline to submit your photos is Monday, March 24. Visit www.theadvocate.com/contests to submit your photo. See you at the Zoo!

Mar
25
2014
Tai Chi

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

Apr
1
2014
Tai Chi

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

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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