Senior citizen centers in Albuquerque serve anyone 50+, and offer a variety of social programs. Whether you're looking for a reasonably priced meal, a place to learn or have a fitness workout, there are options around town.
Senior centers provide opportunities for learning, trips, outings, special events and support groups. Activities include musical concerts, lectures, hiking, skiing, aerobics and indoor and outdoor sports and fitness opportunities.
Memberships are available at a cost of $13 per year.
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714 7th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102 87102-3814
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Find breakfast and lunch, free WiFi internet access, and a notary service (by appointment.) There is a computer lab for senior use. The regular schedule of activities has a full line of classes, wellness checkups, dances and more.
02 of 08
4645 Pitt NE 87111-6012
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday night dance, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Bear Canyon Center provides breakfast, lunch, and free wifi. Bring your laptop.
03 of 08
131 Monroe NE 87108
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wednesday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
A full line of classes are offered in drawing, painting, ceramics, computers, dancing and more. Enjoy dancing, fitness classes and a Red Hat Society. See the full schedule. There is free wifi and a computer lab with computers. Breakfast and lunch are served at the Highland Grill; reservations are required.
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6500 Los Volcanes NW, 87121
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The last Tuesday of each month features a dinner dance. 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. summers; 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. November - February.
The Los Volcanes Center has a gift shop open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Enjoy breakfast and lunch, and free WiFi. A computer lab with computers is available. The Los Volcanes Fitness Center is located next door, and is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., and Saturday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
05 of 08
501 Elizabeth St SE 87123-2887
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Manzano Mesa is an intergenerational center that welcomes all ages, with activities and focus on seniors and youth. Free WiFi internet access is available, as well as meals. The water spray park is a summertime favorite.
06 of 08
7521 Carmel NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center opened in late spring 2011. The newest of Albuquerque's community centers, it offers a computer cafe, community rooms, fitness rooms and meals. They offer free wi-fi.
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3825 4th Street NW
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Tuesday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Sunday 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
The center has regular programs, free WiFi and computer labs and reduced price meals.
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5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The center offers free WiFi, reduced price breakfast and lunch, and notary service by appointment. There is also a gift shop. The Palo Duro Senior Sports and Fitness Center is located at 3351 Monroe NE. It provides seniors 50+ with equipment, classes and a rotating variety of programs. Hours are Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.