55 Plus Programs

Programs and Activities for Adults 55 and better

The Senior Lounge at the Fairfield Community Arts Center on Wessel Drive is always open to adults 55 years and better, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday mornings from 9 a.m. - noon.

The City of Fairfield Parks and Recreation Department has something for everyone age 55 and older. Look no further to meet new people, stay in shape, explore different places, and learn new skills.

Parking spaces are located outside the Senior Lounge in the west parking lot allowing for easier accessibility to the lounge.

Cards & Games

The following cards/games take place in the Senior Lounge at the Fairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Drive:

Mah JongMon1:00 pm
Hand & FootTue/Fri9:30 am
PinochleTue10:00 am
500Tue12:30 pm
HeartsWed10:00 am
Various Card GamesThuNoon
BingoThu3:00 pm

The following activities take place in the basement at the Fairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Drive:

Wii BowlingTueNoon
Chair VolleyballThu12:30 pm
ShuffleboardFri1:00 pm

Inclement Weather Policy

If Fairfield City Schools close due to inclement weather, all Leader-Directed Classes and Programs will be cancelled for the day. The CAC will remain open and Self-Directed Activities will occur as planned at your discretion. 


  • Fitness Classes 
  • Arts & Crafts Classes 
  • Ice Cream Social 
  • Coffee & Donut 
  • Light Lunch 
  • Game Night 
  • Movie & Popcorn 
  • Social Night Out 
  • Travel Adventures 
  • Chair Volleyball  
  • Bunco Parties 
  • Games Galore 
  • Bingo 

ACTIVITIES (Self-Directed) 

  • Mah Jongg 
  • Pitch 
  • Hand & Foot 
  • Pinochle 
  • Wii Sports 
  • Shuffleboard 
  • 500  
  • Hearts 
  • Bridge 
  • Various Cards/Games 
  • Out to Lunch