You At Heart is an organization that provides a great social opportunity along with a delicious hot meal every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at noon. If you are unable to leave your home to attend the lunches due to illness or disability you may order the same hot meal to be delivered to your home by a friendly volunteer. For prices and more information please contact the Young At Heart office at (970) 641-2107 or visit our website here.
Check out Gunnison's first dedicated hangout for folks age 50+, now in the "W Mountain Room" of the Community Center located at 200 East Spencer (same location that Young At Heart meets). Volunteers will welcome you with a cup of coffee and conversation Monday thru Friday from 10:00AM until 4:00PM (closed Saturday & Sunday). Stop by or call Dan Vollendorf, the City of Gunnison Parks and Recreation Supervisor, at (970) 641-8422 or visit the website here to learn about activities and outings planned specifically for those age 50 and better.
The City of Gunnison and Recreation Department offers a variety of classes and activities. Check out their website for up to date information about this season's offerings or call them at (970) 641-8060. The Community Center is located at 200 East Spencer in Gunninson.
Western State Colorado University offers several opportunities for continues learning. The current schedule for the Extended Studies program is available online. Seniors, ages 62 and older, can register for non-credit classes at ½ price. If you would like to be added to the mailing list you can contact the Extended Studies office at (970) 943-2885 and provide your contact information.
The Gunnison County Library District (with locations in Gunnison and Crested Butte) has a wide selction of large print books and books on tape or CD. They also have computers available for public use. For contact information visit their website.