Senior Events

BINGO (Ages 55+) - $1

Join us for exciting bingo action. All dimes played per round will go into that round’s jackpot! If you are lucky enough to get a Bingo, that jackpot is yours.

Registration Deadlines: June 2, August 4 Bingo

Pick-Up Picnic (Ages 55+) - $9

We’ll provide the meal, all you have to do is pick it up. Please check in with staff in the USRC to receive your meal.

Check the USRC Newsletter for updates on the menu options for months. 

Registration Deadline: June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1Senior Picnic Pick Up

New Member Orientations (Ages 55+)

If you’re new to the USRC or are considering registering for programs and just want more information on what is offered and how to get started participating, drop by during one of the following times for a brief tour and time to ask questions with USRC staff. No registration is needed–meet in the lobby at 10:00 AM

Dates: Wednesday, May 11, Wednesday, June 8, Wednesday, July 13, Wednesday, August 10, Wednesday, September 14

Location: Urbandale Senior Recreation CenterUrbandale Senior Center Mural

USRC Summer Concert Series (All Ages) - Free

Join us for an impressive series of concerts this summer. All ages are welcome–grab a friend or neighbor and join us for an evening of free music and fun. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the sounds this summer. Special thanks to Bishop Drumm Retirement Center and Mercy Home Health and Hospice for sponsoring this program.

Hat Music with Scott Davis!

Date: Friday, May 20, 6:30 PM

Location: Urbandale Senior Recreation Center Parking Lot


Date: Tuesday, June 21, 6:30 PM

Location: Walnut Creek Regional Park Large Shelter

Opus Taylor

Date: Friday, July 15, 6:30 PM

Location: Urbandale Senior Recreation Center Parking Lot

USRC Summer Concert Series

Picnic in the Park (Ages 55+) - $12

Join us for a delicious BBQ meal in the park. This is a great opportunity to invite a friend to our programming–we’ll have hotdogs and hamburgers, the best picnic sides, and background music to complete the meal. After you’re done eating, enjoy a walk around the pond or a game of pickleball on the new pickleball courts.

Registration Deadline: May 31Senior Picnic in Park

Card & Games Mixer (Ages 55+) - FREE

Drop in to this fun afternoon of Cards & Games. Bring a friend or come alone. We’ll have all sorts of board games and card games available. This is a great opportunity to try something new and meet new friends.

Date: Thursday, June 23rd 12:30-3:00 PM

Location: Urbandale Senior Recreation CenterSenior Board Games

Ice Cream Social (Ages 55+) - $4

Join us for a summer treat, music, and time to socialize in the sunshine. This is a great opportunity to invite a friend to our programming. After you’re done enjoying your treat, make time to chat with friends, new and old.

Registration Deadline: July 19thSenior Ice Cream Social

Fitness for All!

Join us on Tuesday, May 31 for a fun hour of fitness at Lions Park. Meet at the Centennial Shelter on the NW corner of the park. We'll have music and a sampling of many different styles of fitness classes and instructors. Bring a friend and we'll have some fun! No registration needed.

Date: Tuesday, May 31, 9:30-10:30 AMSenior Fitness

Handmade & Homegrown

Calling all makers, creators, gardeners, farmers, and artists! We're seeking vendors for Urbandale Parks & Recreation's first Handmade & Homegrown event. This one-day curated market will feature items that are made or grown by local vendors. The event will be held on Sunday, October 2 at Walker Johnston Park. Vendor applications will be accepted beginning Monday, April 4. Check out the website for the most up to date information! and Homegrown