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Senior Recreation Calendar

The Camden County Board of Freeholders host and sponsor a variety of community activities throughout the year. We offer concerts, educational and recreation opportunities, Just for Seniors! All activities are FREE of charge unless otherwise noted. For more information these events or for information on joining your local senior club call 856-858-2986.

Free Chair Yoga for Seniors

This class is designed to bring yoga to your day, come as you are and utilize some of your time to maintain health and revitalize your body systems. Yoga develops a union connecting body, mind and breath in essence, it is an entire body tune-up! This class is suitable for all experience levels.

Class sizes are limited so please register early! Classes are 1 hour long.

To register for Cherry Hill classes, please call (856) 488-7868 or by e-mail, recreation@chtownship.com. Cherry Hill classes are held at the Municipal Bldg. located at 820 Mercer St. (2nd floor Council Chambers), Cherry Hill NJ 08002

Cherry Hill classes:

  • Wednesday, September 7, 2016 1pm
  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 1pm
  • Wednesday October 19, 2016 1pm
  • Wednesday November 9, 2016 1pm
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2016 1pm

To register for Gloucester Township classes, please contact Diane Jones by calling (856) 435-5734 or by e-mail, recdept@glotwp.com. Gloucester Twp. classes are held at the Rec. Center located at 80 Broad Acres Dr. (next to the Cherrywood development), Blackwood, NJ 08012

Gloucester Township classes:

  • Wednesday, September 7, 2016 11am
  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 11am
  • Wednesday October 19, 2016 11am
  • Wednesday November 9, 2016 11am
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2016 11am

Free Meditation for Seniors

This class is designed for those individuals who feel overwhelmed with the anxiety and stress of everyday life, or those who battle with stress-related disorders. Bring harmony into your life! Create awareness methods to diminish stress & create balance for yourself.

To register for Cherry Hill classes, please call (856) 488-7868 or by e-mail, recreation@chtownship.com. Cherry Hill classes are held at the Municipal Bldg. located at 820 Mercer St. (2nd floor Council Chambers), Cherry Hill NJ 08002

Cherry Hill classes:

  • Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, 1pm
  • Wednesday, Sept.28, 2016, 1pm
  • Wednesday, Oct.12, 2016, 1pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 2 2016, 1pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, 1pm

To register for Gloucester Township classes, please contact Diane Jones by calling (856) 435-5734 or by e-mail, recdept@glotwp.com. Gloucester Twp. classes are held at the Rec. Center located at 80 Broad Acres Dr. (next to the Cherrywood development), Blackwood, NJ 08012

Gloucester Township classes:

  • Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, 11am
  • Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, 11am
  • Wednesday, Oct.12, 2016, 11am
  • Wednesday, Nov. 2 2016, 11am
  • Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, 11am

Senior Golf Academy

In September and October, the Camden County Board of Freeholders will be offering free senior golf lessons at the Camden County Golf Academy on Rte. 130 in Pennsauken on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Seniors can learn to play golf for the first time or sharpen their skills. Space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Those interested must pre-register by clicking here or calling 856-216-2157.

SENIORS CAN SIGN UP FOR A TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY CLASS & TIME AND FOLLOW THAT THROUGHOUT THE 6 WEEK COURSE. Classes start September 6th/7th and go through October 11th/12th. 

Click here to download the flyer and registration form.

Nature Walks for Seniors

To register for the nature walks, please call 856-216-8216 or email maggie.mccann@camdencounty.com.

Thursday, September 22nd - Autumnal Equinox Walk @ Newton Creek Park Meet at the pavilion near the playground on Lakeshore Drive- Celebrate fall with a walk through the park. Camden County’s Environmental Educator will discuss the change of seasons and the plants and animals that call the park home. This trail is paved, easier access for those with limited mobility. Walk will start at 9:00 am until approximately 10:15 am; please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. Walk will start at 9:00 am until approximately 10:15 am; please wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Thursday, October 20th - Fall Forest Ecology Walk @ Camden County Environmental Center  1301 Park Boulevard- meet in Environmental  Center 2nd Entrance past Parks Department entrance. Take a 1.7 mile walk with Camden County’s Environmental Educator along the Cooper River Watchable Wildlife Trail and learn about the secret lives of trees. This trail is not paved and includes some hills and uneven terrain. Walk will start at 9:00 am until approximately 10:15 am; please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. 

Bowling/Billiards for Seniors

The Big Event Entertainment Experience (formerly the Playdrome) 
1536 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

  • September 7th * 12 Noon to 2:00 pm
  • October 5th * 12 Noon to 2:00 pm
  • November 16th * 12 Noon to 2:00 pm

Your day will include:

  • (3) FREE Rounds of Bowling
  • Complimentary Shoe Rental
  • Open Billiards Rooms for Players/1st Timers
  • FREE Coffee/Doughnuts
  • Complimentary ALL Beef Hot Dog/Chips/Soft Drink

There will be Big Event Staff on hand to help you with instructions and any questions that you might have. Slots are LIMITED to 40 individuals per session there will be NO waiving this rule. PLEASE RSVP today (you MUST sign up prior to attending the program) by contacting Tom Castellano @ (856) 858-2986 or by e-mail, tcastellano@camdencounty.com.  

“Fun in Fall” Senior PRIZE Bingo 

Thursday, September 15th
Camden County Boathouse, 750 North Park Drive, Pennsauken, NJ 08109                  

The Camden County Board of Freeholders presents a FREE “Fun in Fall” Senior PRIZE Bingo on Thursday, September 15th at the Camden County Boathouse. Doors will open at 11am at which time there will be entertainment and lunch will be served. Please do not arrive before 10:45am. Bingo will begin at approximately 12:00 pm. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first served, basis. To RSVP please contact Tom Castellano by calling (856) 858-2986 or by email at tcastellano@camdencounty.com.

Harvest Hoedown Senior Dance 

Wednesday, September 21st
Bellmawr Ballroom (Next to Bellmawr Municipal Building), 29 Lewis Avenue, Bellmawr, NJ 08003.  

Join us for light refreshments, LIVE music by The Star Band and an evening of fun on Wednesday, September 21st! Bellmawr Ballroom from 6:30pm to 9pm. Please do not arrive before 6:15pm. To register, please call Michael at (856) 216-2170. No alcoholic beverages are permitted.

Steve Ritrovato Presents the Great American Songbook FREE Concert/”JUST FOR SENIORS” Reception 

Monday, September 26, 2016

Camden County Boathouse 
7050 N. Park Drive, Pennsauken, NJ 08109

Prior to the concert from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, we would like to invite you to a special
Camden County “Just for Seniors” buffet reception at the Camden County Boathouse.  
PLEASE do not arrive before 5:45 pm due to facility set-up.

As seating is limited and is on a first come, first served basis and an RSVP is required in order to attend.  Please RSVP to Tom Castellano at (856) 858-2986 or by e-mail, tcastellano@camdencounty.com  NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PERMITTED.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Life is a dance and you can learn as you go! These classes will keep the body moving and put a smile on your face! So let’s dance and have fun with your feet….ONE STEP AT A TIME! Class sizes are limited and on a first come, first served basis so PLEASE register early by contacting Tom Castellano at, (856) 858-2986 or by e-mail, tcastellano@camdencounty.com.

  • Sept. 16 Audubon 11:00AM-12:00PM
  • Sept. 21 Blackwood 12:30PM-1:30PM
  • Sept. 23 Lawnside 11:15AM-12:15PM
  • Oct. 12 Lawnside 11:15AM-12:15PM
  • Oct. 19 Blackwood 12:30PM-1:30PM
  • Oct. 21 Camden 1:00PM-2:00PM
  • Oct. 26 Pine Hill 11:00AM-12:00PM
  • Oct. 28 Audubon 11:00AM-12:00PM
  • Nov. 4 Cherry Hill 10:30AM-11:30AM
  • Nov. 18 Camden 1:00PM-2:00PM

Location Information:

Audubon Park Community Center
John Kerfoot Building
20 Road C
Audubon Park, NJ 08106

Carol Norcross Senior Wellness Center
Michael DiPiero Building
512 Lakeland Road, Blackwood, NJ 08102

Katz Jewish Community Center
1301 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Pine Hill Senior Center
131 East 12th Avenue
Pine Hill, NJ 08021

Wayne Bryant Community Center
323 E. Charleston Avenue
Lawnside, NJ 08045

Northgate 2
500 North 7th St.
Camden, NJ 08102

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