Active Programs


It is played indoors at the Armory through April 15 starting at 8:30am Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. SRP membership $2 per day and non-SRP member $3 per day.  

We also play at the pickleball courts at  Morehouse Park on Monday, Tuesday (ladies group), and Thursday mornings, 8:30—11:30AM. Tuesday evenings from 6:30—8:30PM.

For more information, call Rita Frizzell at (507)451-5046.

Chair Aerobics

Monday & Thursday 10:30am-11:15am, 3rd Floor Lobby, $10 per month or $1.25 per class. 1st visit is Free!  Enjoy a real aerobic workout, without getting out of your chair! This fun program consists of warm-ups, exercises, cool-downs and stretches.

Offered by the Sister Kenny, Rehabilitation Institute, Allina Hospitals and Clinics. 997-2150.

West Hills Tennis & Fitness

As a member of SeniorPlace, you can utilize the Fitness Center for 25% reduction from normal rates. Stop by SeniorPlace for the flyer or stop at the Tennis & Fitness Center for more information.


Located at Spare Time Entertainment.  League is on Mondays at 9:00 am and cost is $9.00.  Individuals is on Fridays at 9:00 am and cost is $10.00 includes three games of bowling, coffee and rolls.  This program is sponsored by Hy-Vee, SeniorPlace, and Spare Time.

Zumba Gold

Designed for the active, older adult, the true beginner, and/or people who are not used to exercising, or people who may be limited physically. Instructor: Char Roetman

4 weeks/8 sessions - January 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 - $36.00 member/$40.00 non-member

4 weeks/8 sessions - February 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 - $36.00 member/$40.00 non-member                               

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45-4:30 pm - Drop-Ins $4.50 for members/ $5.50 for non-members

Table Tennis

Wedneday 12:30-2:00pm, Multi-Purpose Room (November – March).  Any age can play the game, so don't be afraid. Players of all abilities are welcome. Darryl Hill will give useful tips and instructions. Wear comfortable clothing.

Weight Training for Seniors

Dates/Times: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 8:30 am- 9:30 am or 3:15 pm- 4:15 pm, 3rd Floor, $25 per month.  A Therapist leads the group in a program of warm-up exercises, weight lifting exercises with hand-held weights, cool down exercises and stretching. We provide each participant with an individual assessment and program tailored to their fitness level and needs before they start with the group. We ask for a commitment of 3 times per week for 3 months to start the program. 

Offered by the Sister Kenny, Rehabilitation Institute, Allina Hospitals and Clinics.  507-997-2150.


Wednesdays & Fridays, 9:30am Multi Purpose Room, 1st Floor, Instructor: Nelson Chou

The dictionary states: Tai Chi is a noin: a Chinese martial art and form of stylized, meditative excercise, characterized by methodically slow circular and stretching movements and positions of bodily balance.  The Medical Dictionary states: an ancient Chinese discipline involving a continuous series of controlled usually slow movements designed to improve physical and mential well-being.  Cost: $1/class

Dancing @ the Elks

The 1st Tuesday of the month, we're DANCING at the Elks from 1:00-4:30pm.  Thanks to the Owatonna Elks Club!


August 5th                Ryan Herman

September 2nd      Big Ben & Brian Concertina

October 7th              Han Hohrman


Cost: $6 / $5 SeniorPlace member.  Refreshments & snacks are provided.  This is a great time to socialize, dance and exercise and also a fundraiser for SeniorPlace, Inc.

Pilates with Susan Bernhart

Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-10:45am $2.00  Pilaties is a proven gentle total body workout which strengthens deep back muscles, abdominals, upper and lower body as well as improving flexibility. This is a very beginner class. Exercises are balanced with stretches throughout. Pilates leaves you refreshed and relaxed. Clean mats will be provided for use or bring your own. 

Hatha Yoga with Denise

Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:45-11:30 am. Yoga is a series of postures and stretches in combination with breathing to develop flexibility and relaxation. Proper alignment of the body will bring  balance, strength, and calmness to the participant. 

- Full 6 weeks (12 classes): $60.00 members/$72 non-members

- Tuesdays only: $33 members/$39 non-members

- Thursdays only: $33 members/$39 non-members

- Individual classes: $6 members/$7 non-members