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  • Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Community Center

    map1660 West Ruthrauff Road
    Tucson, AZ 85705
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    Community Center Staff

    Cerina Quiroz, Community Center Coordinator
    Paxton Gyves, Recreation Specialist Senior
    Roberto Flores, Recreation Leader
    Trevor Kilbarger, Recreation Leader

    Community Center Services

    Spring Fling and Mini Health Fair coming Saturday, April 8th!

    Fitness Room at Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Community CenterFitness Room has Re-opened!

    Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Last Entry at 5:30 p.m.)
    Must attend a one-time fitness room orientation prior to using the weight room.
    Fee: $2 Entry

    Welcome, everyone!  Come on in. Meet the staff at the Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Community Center who would like to extend a warm welcome to everyone. Take a tour of the center and learn about our various programs. The center has something for everyone. If we don’t have it now, mention your idea. We are open to new programming ideas. You do not have to be a resident of the Flowing Wells area to join in on the fun, educational programs, great food and so much more. We have Wi-Fi connection at the center.

    Children ColoringAfter-school Program

    The after-school program is open to children in kindergarten through the fifth grade. The program’s hours will be from the time school is dismissed to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Activities include homework help, reading program, group games, sports, arts and crafts, board and table games, special events, and more. The program is free except for some special events. Click HERE to register.

    Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation facilities are not licensed childcare facilities under section 36-882 of A.R.S. The school-age youth programs are “at will” drop in programs and youth enrolled in the programs may come and go of their own volition.

    Parents Night Out

    Friday, April 21, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
    $5.00 per child – Fees include pizza, drink, and craft. Contact the center for registration information.
    See flyer for more information

    Inclusive Sensory Playtime

    For participants with developmental disabilities.
    Parent/Guardian must be present.
    March 29 – May 3
    Wednesdays, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
    Ages 5-11
    No fee for this session. Contact center for registration.

    Ellie Towne Flowing Wells 6th and 7th Grade Club

    April 18 – May 25
    Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
    Age at least 11 yrs. but less than 14 yrs.
    No fee for this session. Contact center for registration information.
    See flyer for more information

    ACES photoACES

    ACES offers group activities, recreational programs and volunteer opportunities to Pima County adults age 50 and older. Our goal is to provide a variety of pleasurable experiences that will enrich and enhance the social, educational and physical well being of all who participate in ACES. ACES provides social interaction through games, luncheons with entertainment, day trips, theater presentations, movies and the opportunity to take part in community service projects.

    Business meetings and activity registration
    First Tuesday of every month, 10:30 a.m.
    Meetings are held in the ACES room with monthly activity registrations beginning at 10:00 a.m. Activity registration is open at all. You do not need to be a member of the ACES program to participate in any of the activities offered.

    For more information about events, activities, day trips, meetings, and services read the monthly Senior Activities Newsletter here or pick up a copy at the community center.

    Senior Nutrition (Meals) Program

    Monday through Friday, 12:00 p.m.
    Catholic Community Services – Contact 520-624-1562 ext. 7505 for further information.

    Tai Chi for Health

    Mondays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m.
    Register for class

    Tai Chi for Rehabilitation

    Friday, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
    Register for Class

    Open Senior Billiards and Table Tennis

    Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
    In the Teen Room (times may vary depending on Flowing Wells School District release schedule).

    Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Senior Craft Club

    June 2 – July 7
    Fridays, 3:30-5:00 p.m.
    $30 for 6-week session.

    Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Senior TED Talks (Technology)

    Starting June 9
    Fridays, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
    Ongoing – Free
    Flowing Wells Neighborhood Coalition Meeting and Potluck: Third Thursday, 6:00 p.m. 

    Oil Painting Group: Tuesdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Must register online
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