Senior Programs

Martin County Parks and Recreation provides recreational programming for seniors ages 50 and over Monday through Friday at the Log Cabin Senior Center, located at 2369 NE Dixie Highway in Jensen Beach.

Activities include a variety of free classes such as fitness, life skills, bridge, art, yoga and more! View the program descriptions below and for upcoming classes, download our Activities Calendar.

Stay Active

Learn and practice Tai Chi, a gentle exercise that helps to improve balance and prevent falls. It consists of making slow, graceful movements while breathing deeply. Bring water and wear comfortable flat-soled shoes.

Join Linda for this 45-minute fun and easy-to-follow fitness class! Zumba is a type of fitness in which you burn calories by dancing and moving to Latin-American inspired music. Reduce the intensity with the modifications provided. Bring water and sneakers with you. (A chair is optional.)

This 60-minute strength training chair class will begin with a light cardio warmup, followed by weight bearing exercises for the entire body, and will conclude with stretching. Bring water and sneakers.

This 45-minute class uses weights and your own body weight to target all of the major muscle groups. Bring water and sneakers.

Join Carol in this 45-minute resistance band chair class to help with muscle loss, bone strength, mobility, fall prevention, and self-esteem. Bring a bottle of water.

Join Carol for this 45-minute class to strengthen your muscles, improve your mobility, balance, and flexibility while reducing the strain on muscles, joints, and bones. Bring a bottle of water.

Qi Gong is a gentle, simple routine-based Chinese system of movement for joint health and balance. For balance or rest, participants can sit in a chair. The result is a moving meditation. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water.

Take part in enjoyable group dances that are performed to music and consist of a series of steps that are repeated while being arranged in one or more lines or rows. Bring water and sneakers.

Spark Creativity

April 4, 11, 18, 25: Come explore your creative side and share your ideas with new and old friends during this impromptu session. Whether you are a beginner or simply want to practice painting, drawing, or sketching with others, this is the place to be. No supplies are provided.

April 12: Meet us at Art-N-Around Studio for a fun creative afternoon painting a pre-selected ceramic piece. Make a reservation at the Log Cabin. $15 (cash only) fee paid to Art-N-Around. Art-N-Around Studio is located at 2317 NE Dixie Hwy, Jensen Beach, FL 34957. 

April 27: Bring your smartphone to this photography workshop! We'll improve our photography skills by practicing composition basics like lighting and the "rule of thirds." In addition, we'll look at some features that are unique to your phone!

Fun & Games

Whether you want to play, learn, or just have fun come to the Log Cabin Monday - Friday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. to play Scrabble, JENGA, Chess, Checkers, Dominos or form Bridge, Mahjong, Pinochle, Poker, Euchre, Hand & Foot, Canasta Groups. All card games welcome.

Have FUN and enjoy an hour of BINGO to win prizes! Bingo cards provided.

Based on the highly popular TV game show, participants are presented with clues in the form of answers and they must identify the person, place, thing, or idea that the clue describes. Test your knowledge, learn and have fun! No prior experience. Played single or in teams.

Bring your favorite crossword puzzle to the next level with Giant Crossword!

Players use the Wii Remote to mimic real-life bowling actions on the television screen. Play solo or in groups.

Mahjong, a traditional Chinese tile-based game of strategy and skill, is enjoyable and hugely popular. Bring your Mahjong card and tiles. Beginners are welcome.

Take part in the fun by playing this well-known trick-taking card game.

Join in on this fun game that incorporates math, strategy, interaction with others, and problem-solving. Bring your cribbage board.

Socialize & Network

April 11: Join us as we read and discuss this month's book (easy reading) "The She Shed" by Jensen Beach author Leah Orr.  We are delighted to have Leah lead the book club discussion this month. 

April 17: Wear your best tea party hat to mingle and make friends! Enjoy a selection of delectable teas, finger sandwiches, and pastries courtesy of Devoted Health. Call to reserve your seat.

Know & Learn

April 24: Join Aerielle from Treasure Coast Food Bank for this monthly nutrition class that is both informative and interactive. It will include a welcome activity and open-ended questions to engage participants and help them apply skills in their lives, as well as a recipe demonstration and a closing discussion.  

Contact Us

If you have any additional questions about Martin County Senior Programs, please contact us. 

Log Cabin Senior Center
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
2369 North Dixie Highway
Jensen Beach, Florida, 34957
(772) 334-2926