Check out the calendar for up to date information regarding activities and events for seniors. You can also find community events on the other calendar and links included to the right.

Young At Heart

Young At Heart is an organization that provides a great social opportunity along with a delicious hot meal every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  If you are unable to leave your home to attend the lunches due to illness or disability, you may order the same hot meals to be delivered to your home by a friendly volunteer.  For prices and more information, please contact the Young At Heart office at 970-641-2107.

Boomers & Beyond

Check out Gunnison’s first dedicated hangout for folks age 50+, now in the W Mountain Room of the Community Center, 200 East Spencer (same area where Young At Heart meets). Volunteers will welcome you with a cup of coffee and conversation Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday. Stop by or call Dan Vollendorf, City of Gunnison Parks and Recreation Supervisor, at 970-641-8422 to find out about activities and outings planned specifically for those age 50 and better!

The City of Gunnison Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of classes and activities. Check out their website for up to date information about this season’s offerings or call them at 970-641-8060. The Community Center is located at 200 East Spencer in Gunnison. 

Western State Colorado University

Western State Colorado University offers several opportunities for continued learning. The current schedule for Extended Studies program is available online. Seniors, ages 62 and older, can register for non credit classes at ½ price. If you would like to be added to the mailing list contact the Extended Studies office at 970-943-2885 and provide your address.

Gunnison Arts Center

The Gunnison Arts Center offers a variety of classes and entertainment opportunities… check out their website for a listing of current offerings.


Gunnison County Library District (with branches in Gunnison and Crested Butte) has a wide selection of large print book and books on tape and CD. They also have computers available for public use. For contact information or for online searches go to their website.