October 2014

The Almaden Senior Program is located in the heart of the Almaden Valley in San Jose, California. We are a City of San Jose program which is part of the Almaden Community Center. Our program offers a variety of classes, groups, and services to people 50 years and older, with such a wide variety of activities there is something for just about everyone.

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Happy Columbus Day -- Monday, October 13

Center Closed

Friday, October 31

New Recreation Leader at Almaden
Come Meet Amy at the Second Thursday Lunch Bunch

Thursday, October 9 at 11:30 a.m.
  Please RSVP at the Front Desk, 408-268-1113. Please call Bev for cancellation at 408-268-2630.  Aqui's at 5679 Snell Ave., San Jose (at Blossom Hill) 408-362-3456.  For October we are going to go to another favorite restaurant in our neck of the woods, Aqui's. This place  has a variety of "healthy" Tex Mex items and Asian Fusion on the menu. Also many vegetarian choices in  addition to the meat choices. They also have delicious aqua fresca and their famous swirls for beverages.  Please arrive by 11:30 a.m. so we can secure a place on the patio. Please sign up at the front desk by Tuesday, October 7th at noon. The new specialist, Amy Jewett, will be in attendance, making this a great opportunity to connect with her. Hope to see you there.

Fall Classes at Almaden

To view Fall classes available at Almaden Community Center with date, time and description and register for classes online, click here.

Trips at Almaden

Fantastic trips are available through the Almaden Senior Program. Visit the Almaden Community Center or refer to the monthly brochure to find out more. View pictures from previous trips in the Photo Gallery.

Trip for October

Thursday, October 9
Thunder Valley Casino
Cost: $35 excluding lunch and bus driver's gratuity. Please be at the center at 7:30 a.m. for an 8:00 departure. Cost of the trip will include
$15 free play + $5 food voucher
$15 free play + $10 match table play. See page 11 in the October Brochure for more information.

Event Calendar

View the Activities Calendar.

View the October bulletin.

Almaden Info

  • There are no volunteer postings at this time, but volunteers are always needed and welcomed.

Senior Discount

Businesses Offering Senior Discounts.

Disclaimer: This list is not all inclusive and it October include locations that do not offer senior discounts. It's your responsibility to verify discounts from the establishment before your purchase.

2014 Membership

Amy Jewett
Amy Jewett

Bizarre and Unique Holidays
During the Month of October