Active Retirement & Senior Club of Gig Harbor

Active Retirement & Senior Club of Gig Harbor
located inside the Jim & Carolyn Milgard Family HOPE Center
Cheney Family Branch Boys & Girls Club

Branch Director:  Bernard Rhoades
Senior Club Coordinator: TBD
8502 Skansie Ave, Gig Harbor WA 98332
Send Email:  
Like us on Facebook:  Active Retirement & Senior Club

Inclement Weather Alert!  The Senior Club follows the Peninsula School District's policy on closure...if Peninsula School District is closed due to inclement weather, the Senior Club is closed. Please check your local TV or radio station for closure, or go to  Stay safe and warm.

Discover something new, something fun and exciting,

something created just for you!


For ages 60 and better!

    What's Going On at the Senior Club?


Inclement Weather:  If Peninsula School District is closed due to inclement weather, the Senior Club is closed. Check with your local weather station. 

Fall's important...Look around your dwelling 

Senior care experts offer the following advice for preventing falls at home:
  • Clean up clutter...
  • Repair or remove tripping hazards...
  • Install grab bars and handrails...
  • Avoid wearing loose clothing...
  • Lift it right...
  • Wear shoes...
  • Ensure non-slip surfaces...
  • Live on one level...
  • Check out our physical activity classes below that may strengthen you to prevent falls...     

Birthday Parties

Every 2nd Wednesday in the lunch room at Noon sharp.  Enjoy dessert, beverage and music by the every entertaining and charming Bill Welty. 

    Senior Lunch 

Served every Monday and Wednesday promptly at NOON. 

Open to all seniors in the community, so tell your friends.  

$3.00 donation asked.  

AARP Tax Aide 2019
February 1st through April 12th...Tuesday and Friday's
AARP will once again be on site every Tuesday and Friday to prepare taxes at no charge. No appointment necessary, walk-ins only.  From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm


Tuesday's at 11:30 pm to 2:00 pm. September through July.  Join Jim Olliges and learn how to carve beautiful things or improve on your woodcarving talents.

Fee based, supplies required.


Every Monday at 1:00 pm (after lunch); 

Every second and fourth week 

sponsored by Harbor Place @ Cottesmore. 

Cribbage Club

Every Thursday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. 

For the experienced and wannabe's. 

Myron and Billy will teach you how to play.

Physical Movement Classes 
to keep you healthy!!
~Tai Chi Beginning (standing) - Wednesday 9:00 am
~Tai Chi In-Depth - Monday & Wednesday @ 10:00 am
~Tai Chi Advance – Monday & Wednesday @11:00 am

~Fitness 4 U - Tuesday & Friday @ 10 am

~Tai Ji Quan for Parkinson's - Monday & Wednesday @ 1:30 pm

~PickleBall - Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 am- 1:00 pm

Bean Bag Baseball
 The Rascals!!! is our Team name and we now have SHIRTS so we can represent!
 11:00am on the 1st Tuesday of each month 
@ Peninsula Retirement

Foot Care
3rd Friday of each month, by a Registered Nurse. 
Call 502-4670 as appointment is required.

The Active Retirement and Senior Club is a membership based organization.           Initial 12-Month Membership fee is $69 for individual $120/couple; $35/person for renewal

See links below for current activity calendar and newsletter and membership form. Come visit us!