Active Older Adults

The Sarasota YMCA is home to many activities and events for our youthful, energetic seniors. Come join the fun and make new friends!

Open Adult Pickleball

Bari Brooks Center

Tuesday & Thursday 11am-1pm
Saturday 2-4pm


Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 7-9am (9:30am Wednesday)
Saturday 7-10am
Sunday 10am-1pm


Evalyn Sadlier Jones YMCA

Arthur Murray Dance Lessons are held weekly on Wednesday from 2-3pm in Studio A. The lessons are offered FREE to our members. Sign up is encouraged.

Mah Jong Tuesdays (for ALL levels of play) from 1-4pm, and on Thursdays (for beginners) from 1-4pm in the Welch Family Center. Mah Jong is available FREE for our members only; if a guest wants to participate, they would pay a $7 drop-in rate (as we do with Pickleball & Volleyball).

SHINE for Medicare Insurance Counseling is Wednesdays, 11am-3pm in the computer room at the Welch Family Center. One of our members, Marian Strassman, is responsible for these Medicare insurance counseling sessions. Her contact number is 239-470-1916 if a member wants additional information or needs to schedule an appointment.

Frank G. Berlin, Sr. YMCA

Adult Dance Party: Every Saturday night there is an Adult Dance Party from 6:30pm-10:30pm with big band music. $12 admission. Open to public.

Beginner Bridge/Open Play is on Mondays @ 12:30pm in the Multi Purpose Studio.

Intermediate Bridge Play with instruction by Eric Kaye is every Wednesday @ 11:30am in the Board Room of the Bari Brooks Teen Center.

Mah Jong open play is every Friday @ 11:30am in the Multi Purpose Studio.

Adult Tap Advanced and Intermediate is offered on Thursdays 1pm for Advanced and 2pm for Intermediate.