Adult Leisure

Adult Leisure

The BREC Adult Leisure Department includes centers across the parish offering a variety of leisure activities for the adults of East Baton Rouge Parish and surrounding parishes for adults 55 and up. 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.

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2024 Spring Weekly Programming Schedule


Alsen Park
Walking With Joy Mondays 10-11:30 a.m.
Sharp as a Needle Sewing Class Tuesdays 10-11 a.m.
Commit To Be Fit Aerobics Class Wednesdays 10-11 a.m.
Loyal to the Soil Gardening Club Thursdays 10-11 a.m.
Anna T. Jordan Community Park
Loyal to the Soil Gardening Club Wednesdays 9-11:30 a.m.
Tech Savvy Seniors Fridays 9:30-11 a.m. (Beginning April 9)

Independence Community Park
Busy Bodies Mondays + Wednesdays 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Zumba Gold Mondays 11 a.m.-noon
Table Tennis Mondays + Thursdays
noon-3 p.m.
10 a.m.-noon
Mind Over Matter Yoga Thursdays 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Jackson Community Park
Mind Over Matter Yoga Tuesdays 5-6 p.m.
(Beginning April 9)
Commit To Be Fit Aerobics Class Wednesdays 1-2:30 p.m. (Beginning April 9)
Golden Hours Dance Thursdays 1-3 p.m.

Milton J. Womack Park
Tea Dance Tuesdays 1-3 p.m.

North Sherwood Forest Community Park
Commit To Be Fit Aerobics Class Monday-Friday 9:30-10:30 a.m.
 Mind Over Matter Yoga Thursdays 10-11 a.m.
Steps in Motion Line Dancing Monday-Friday 10:35-11:35 a.m.

Sharp Road Park
Warmth of the Earth Pottery Mondays + Wednesdays + Fridays 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Classic Ceramics Open Studio Tuesdays + Thursdays 9-11 a.m.

Webb Park Adult Leisure Center
Painting with a Purpose Tuesdays 10-11:30 a.m.
Sharp as a Needle Sewing Class Mondays + Thursdays 10-11:30 a.m.
Mind Over Matter Yoga Wednesdays 10-11 a.m.

 Interested in joining any of the programs above? Email Pam Turner at or call the associated facility. 

Upcoming Events

Choose one of the categories below to see upcoming events or check out the calendar below to see all Adults & Seniors events.