Allen Senior Recreation Center

About the Facility
The Allen Senior Recreation Center is a recreation center for persons 50 years of age and older, including their spouses. The center is operated by the Allen Parks and Recreation Department. Offering a variety of programs, trips and special events, activities and classes are low-cost or free. Membership to the center is just $5 a year for residents and $24 a year for non-residents. Resident rates includes City of Allen citizens and employees working for businesses, corporations and organizations in the City of Allen. Proof of residency requires both a current water bill and driver’s license. Proof of employment in Allen requires a recent paycheck stub.

Want to find out more? The Allen Senior Recreation Center publishes a free bimonthly newsletter called The Allen Oasis. 

July-August edition of the Allen Oasis
September-October edition of the Allen Oasis
Activity dates and times are subject to be changed or canceled. Please be sure to call the Allen Senior Recreation Center at 214.509.4820 for current information. Printed monthly newsletters are also available at the Allen Senior Recreation Center. 

We welcome you to join us for lunch. We serve freshly prepared meals Monday - Friday for members at noon for the cost of $4 per meal and $3 for a garden salad. Pre-registration is required no later than 9:30 a.m. on the same day. 

August Meal Menu

Activities & Programs
The facility houses a fitness room, craft room, game room, classrooms and a 6,000 square foot multi-purpose room with hardwood floors. Our rooms are used for dancing, yoga, fitness classes, ceramics, painting, educational seminars and much more. If you like to play chair volleyball, line dance or socialize with friends, then the Allen Senior Recreation Center is for you. Check out the recreation guide for the full list of programs and events.

The Allen Senior Recreation Center is now accepting vendors for this year's Happy fall Fest on September 19! In addition, you may also register your classic car in the Car Show during Happy Fall Fest. For information on how to become a vendor, contact Denise Fenner at or call 214.509.4823.

Want to be a Happy Fall Fest Vendor?
Vendor Letter
Vendor Guidelines
Vendor Application
Want to be in the car show?
 Car Show Registration Form
If you have a classic car that you would like to enter into the car show at Happy Fall Fest, contact Charles Chewning at 214.507.5856 or Gene Hair at 972.658.8789.
Upcoming Trips

The center also offers day trips and extended trips that are relevant to older adults. Our group trip packages make traveling more affordable not to mention more fun with a group of your friends!

London: The City Experience - September 24-30, 2016
Join the Allen Senior Recreation Center as they embark on a 5 night trip to London!

Double Occupancy
$3099, Ins $259
Deposit $559
Payments August 3, 2015 - June 3, 2016
$255 monthly

Single Occupancy
$3425, Ins $259
Deposit $559
Payments August 3, 2015 - June 3, 2016
$284 monthly

For more information, contact Denise Fenner at 214.509.4820.

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