Clubs and Groups for Adults 50+

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Due to COVID-19 all programs and activities have been canceled until further notice.

"Booked for Lunch" Book ClubRailroad Bed 2-28-18-2
This book club meets monthly on the second Friday from September through June at Smith Active Adult Center. Members are invited to bring their lunch to enjoy while engaging in lively discussion. The club is free and open to anyone 50 years and better. For more information, call

Reading List: 

  • January 10, 12 noon - What You Read Over the Holidays. Everyone will share!
  • February 14, 1 pm - "Death Overdue" by Allison Brook
  • March 13, 1 pm - "Becoming" by Michelle Obama
  • April - No meeting
  • May 8, 12 pm - "The End of Your Life Book Club" by Will Schwalbe
  • June 12, 12 pm - "Born a Crime" by Trevor Noah

Citywide Bowling League
This league bowls from August to May at Triad Lanes, 21 Oak Branch Dr. Registration for the
2020-21 season begins in July. An annual league membership fee is required, as well as a weekly playing fee. For more information, call 336-272-9003 or Triad Lanes at 336-292-0181.

Community Garden Club
This green-thumb group maintains a community garden at Smith Active Adult Center. The club plants, sows, weeds, waters and harvests vegetables throughout the growing season, and then donates the bounty to area food banks. The club also works to beautify the center's surrounding property. For more information, call 336-373-7564.

Honey Bee Helpers
This community service group is a chapter of the Busy Bee Crafters of Greensboro, Inc. The group crochets, knits, and sews items for the clients/patients of Beacon Place, Hospice, Kids Path, and Women’s Hospital of Greensboro. The group meets at 10 am each Monday at Smith Active Adult Center. Beginner and experienced crafters are welcome. For more information, call 336-373-7564.

Quilting Club
This community service group makes and donates quilts to residents of local nursing homes and newborns at Women's Hospital of Greensboro. The group meets at 1 pm each Wednesday at Smith Active Adult Center. Participants are invited to bring their own sewing machines or you may sew by hand. For more information, call 336-373-7564.

Hiking Club
The 50+ Hiking Club hikes each Wednesday morning from September through June. Hiking locations are chosen throughout Greensboro and the surrounding areas. New and returning members must qualify for membership each year. An annual membership fee of $10 is due at qualifying. For more information, call 336-373-7571.

TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly
This weight management group meets each Monday at Smith Active Adult Center. Weigh-in begins at 5 pm, and the meeting at 5:30 pm. Your first meeting is free, then an annual membership fee is required to join. For more information, call 336-373-7564.

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