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Palo Duro Senior Center

Palo Duro Senior Center

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Palo Duro Senior Center Information

Address:
5221 Palo Duro NE 87110-1201
Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Wednesday - 8 AM to 7 PM
Saturday - 9 AM to 1 PM
Phone:
(505) 888-8102
Contacts:

Natasha Montoya, Center Manager, [email protected]

Larissa Martin , Program Coordinator, [email protected]

Fax:
(505) 888-8107
Center Newsletter:

  July 2018
  June 2018
  May 2018

 

 

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Palo Duro Senior Center Meals

Breakfast:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 9 AM
Reservations:
No Reservations Needed.

Lunch:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 11:30 AM to 1 PM
Reservations:
Reservations required by 12:00 PM (noon) the day before.

A "Drop-In" lunch menu is also offered that does NOT require a reservation.
Soup & Desserts $.50
Salads $1 and $2
Sandwiches $1.25 and $1.50
Ice Cream Socials - 3rd Thursday of the month from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
 "Special" luncheons are on the 2nd Thursday of the month.

Meals:

  • Guests 60 and over: $3.25
  • Guests 50 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 50: $7.67

Palo Duro Senior Center Services

Wifi signal Icon Free Wifi
Desktop Computer Icon Computer Lab
Meal Icon Meals

 

New Member Orientation at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 05, 2018
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Staff will welcome new members and talk about the programs and services our centers have to offer.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Billiards at Palo Duro Senior Center (M-F)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 13, 2018
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Visit and meet with friends. A variety of games are played at each center. 

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Bingo at Palo Duro Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 13, 2018
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Bingo with cash and prize giveaways, raffle drawings and refreshments.

Price

$3 for basic/special play $.25 for other games

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Game Time!

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Come play a new game or an old favorite such as Scrabble, Uno, Apples to Apples, Rummy-O, Parcheesei, Backgammon or bring one of your own!

 

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Bridge at Palo Duro Senior Center (Wed)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 14, 2018
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Offered throughout the week, most games require you to have your own foursome.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

The Book Worm Luncheon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 15, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Open a book and you will find, people and places of every kind. Open a book and you can be, anything you want to be. Join us on this special day and you will surely want to read away!

Reservations Required

Price

$4

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Ice Cream Social at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 15, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110-1201
505-888-8102

Description

Banana splits and sundaes are favorites.

Price

.75¢/serving

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Bridge: Duplicate at Palo Duro Senior Center (Mon & Fri)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Players are invited to participate in this non-sanctioned game. Pre-arrange your partners before the game or call 881-9725 to locate a possible partner.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Cribbage at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Billiards at Palo Duro Senior Center (Sat)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 17, 2018
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110-1201
505-888-8102

Description

Visit and meet with friends. A variety of games are played at each center.

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Rio Grande Players

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 20, 2018
02:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

This group welcomes seniors with an interest in theatre, no experience needed. Participate on and offstage.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Mah Jongg/Spite or Malice at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 22, 2018
12:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

This game is played with 144 tiles that are drawn and discarded until a player gets a winning hand.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Albuquerque Recorder Orchestra

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 24, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Ray Hale

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Choralaires

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

No musical training is required. Group also performs at community venues.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Jug Band Practice

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Retired Physicians Group

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
02:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Dr. Castillo

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Rock Hound Club Trip

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 29, 2018
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Charlie Harris

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Open Topic Discussion Group

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 29, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Discuss ideas, values and problems of the times. Occasionally, guest speakers are invited.

Facilitator: Simmering

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

50+ Sports & Fitness Program Hiking - Monday "Fitness" Hikes

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 02, 2018
07:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Sports & Fitness Center
3351 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-880-2800

Description

These hikes are designed for the beginner to intermediate hiker, varying from easy/moderate (A/B) hikes to the more challenging C/D level hikes. See our descriptions for the best hike for you. Hike the Sandia, Manzano, Jemez and Pecos wilderness areas! Our focus is fitness, but we take time to stop along the way and view birds, wildlife and wildflowers. Bring your own lunch, snacks and drinks. Trip costs vary based on 5¢ per mile for van transportation. Preregistration is required to reserve your place!

Hike coordinator: Cindy McConnell

Price

5¢ per mile

Contact

Joel Mahoney
505-880-2800

Senior Men's Bridge at Palo Duro Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 05, 2018
12:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Birthday Party at Palo Duro

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 06, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Celebrate birthdays every month with cake.

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 07, 2018
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

NARFE Chapter 80

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 07, 2018
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association members meet to help preserve federal retirement and health benefits. Open to civilian employees, retirees, survivors and spouses.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Red Hat Society (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 07, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Join your senior sisters across the nation and the world, and greet middle-age with verve, humor and frivolity. The only criteria for joining are willingness to share and a red hat.

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

NEW Walking Program - Touring the 505 Tuesdays

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 10, 2018
07:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Sports & Fitness Center
3351 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-880-2800

Description

Participants will learn the benefits of walking, safety tips and different types of walking techniques, how to use walking poles. The program will explore the City of Albuquerque and the Metro Area on foot. Register for individual trips and each trip will cost $2.00 and include handouts, transporta- tion and an experienced guide. Register at Palo Duro Sports and Fitness Center.

These walks will be at a touring pace with frequent stops and water breaks.

 

Trip departure times vary from 7:00 - 8:45 am, depending on destination.

Session I: April 10 – May 29, 2018

Trip One - Petroglyph National Monument

Trip Two - Town of Bernalillo

Trip Three - Albuquerque Zoo

Trip Four - Plaza to Plaza

Trip Five - South Valley

Trip Six - UNM Main Campus

Trip Seven- Old Town

Trip Eight – Nature Center

 

Price

$2.00

Contact

Joel Mahoney
505-880-2800

Mystery Book Club

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 10, 2018
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

All the books that we read are available at the public library. Everyone is welcome so please join us!

Facilitator: David Haugnout

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Zumba (Palo Duro)

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 11, 2018
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Zumba fuses Latin rhythms and easy to-follow moves to create a fitness program that will blow your mind. Ditch the workout! Join the Party!

Instructor: Nancy S.

 

Price

$4/class

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Fitness Walking Thursdays

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 12, 2018
07:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Sports & Fitness Center
3351 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-880-2800

Description

Participants will learn the benefits of walking, safety tips and different types of walking techniques, how to use walking poles. The program will explore the City of Albuquerque and the Metro Area on foot. Register for individual trips and each trip will cost $2.00 and include handouts, transportation and an experienced guide. Register at Palo Duro Sports and Fitness Center.

Trip departure times vary from 7:00 - 8:45 am, depending on destination.

These walks are designed to build your fitness levels and will be at a brisk walking pace.

Session II: April 12 - May 31

Trip One – Academy Hill Park

Trip Two – Manzano Mesa

Trip Three – Aldo Leopold

Trip Four - Pajarito Open Space 

Trip Five – Montgomery Park 

Trip Six – High School Track 

Trip Seven – Valle Del Bosque

Trip Eight – Pueblo Montano

 

Price

$2.00

Contact

Joel Mahoney
505-880-2800

Deaf Seniors Citizens of Greater Albuquerque

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 12, 2018
08:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

Facilitator: Judy & Dorothy

Price

Free

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102

Earth Day at Palo Duro Luncheon

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 12, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Palo Duro Senior Center
5221 Palo Duro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-888-8102

Description

 Earth Day is near and we want to show our support for our planet! We’ll learn fun facts on how to help reduce waste and what you can do to help our community while enjoying some tasty food and live music.

Price

$4, Reservations Required

Contact

Natasha Montoya
505-888-8102