Adult Center Activities & Clubs

Group of older adults at the Grapevine Arbor after their walk.

Adult Recreation Center 
324 S. Mission Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91776

Recreation Center 
250 S. Mission Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91776

Smith Park 
232 W Broadway, 
San Gabriel, CA 91776


Ballroom Dance Group
Adult Recreation Center - Padillo Room (Free)  

Tuesdays from 12:00pm to 3:00pm. If you have been itching to perfect your samba or enhance your foxtrot? Here's your chance!  Free instruction in many basic ballroom dances including waltz, polka, and even line dances. Instruction is offered in Chinese and English. Everyone is welcome!

Healthy Hearts Walking Club
Recreation Center - North Room (Free)  

Join us on Wednesdays from 9:00-10:00am. Sign-in, grab a map, and go! Discover more of your local area with the designated routes, bring a friend or meet new people, and enjoy being outdoors. New map routes every month! Low-impact walking with coffee, healthy snacks and socializing! *Pre-registration is recommended, walk-ins welcome.

Pickle Ball

Smith Park (Free)  
Monday-Thursday and Saturday from 7:30am to 12:00pm. Stay in shape and get some fresh air, join your friends for a friendly game of pickleball!

Social Bingo

Adult Recreation Center - Padillo Room (Free)  

Third Thursday of Each Month from 1:00pm-2:00pm . Join your friends for in person Bingo! Registration encouraged, walk-ins welcome!  Call 626.308.2875 to register by phone.

Table Tennis for Active Adults
Recreation Center (Free)  
Join us on Thursdays 8:00am-11:00am, and on  Fridays from 1:30pm-5:30pm. from Please bring your own paddle and ping pong balls, as sharing equipment is not permitted. Playing with your own household is highly encouraged. Please view the additional policies when you arrive on site.

Older Adult Clubs

Quilt with Friends

Meets every Tuesday at the Recreation Center, 250 S Mission Dr, 9:00am to 2:30pm. Bring your needle and thread or crochet hooks and yarn to knit. Everyone is welcome!  Bring your your supplies to work independently (no instructor available).

Creative Art Group

Meets at the Recreation Center on every Friday, 10:00am to 12:00pm. Learn different art forms from some of the best artists in San Gabriel.  Work independently alongside fellow artists, no instructor or materials provided. 

Fee-Based Classes

The Community Services Department offers a large range of fee based classes including Gentle Yoga, Chair Yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, Zumba, Lap Swim, Hawaiian/ Polynesian Dance and more! For more information on the class offerings please view the Grapevine Guide. To register visit or call 626-308-2875. 

Trips and Tours

The City of San Gabriel offers a variety of local, day trips at an affordable price. The offerings for each trip will vary. For a listing of current trips click here.