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a community partner site 
of Sound Generations

4655 South Holly Street
Seattle, WA 98118
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Phone:(206) 722-0317
Fax: (206) 722-2768


11/24 Thanksgiving Day
Center  Closed

11/25 Day After Thanksgiving Day
Center Closed

12/24 Center Closed 

12/25 Christmas Day
Center Closed

12/26 Day after Christmas
Center Closed

12/29 Center Closes at 2pm

12/30 Center Closed

12/31 New Year’s Eve
 Center Closed


Sponsors & Partners

Thank you to all our Sponsors!

Charles Coen American Senior Benefit

Bob's Quality Meats

Columbia City Ale House


Elysian Brewery

Full Tilt Ice Cream

Georgetown Brewing Company

McLendon Hardware



Queen Anne Gardents


Tutta Bella Pizza

Washington Care Services

Upcoming Events and Activities



Social Events

April Fool's Crazy Hat Day
12:30 - 1:30 pm
Cost: $2.00 suggested
Location: Social Hall
Sport your favorite hat or make one out of the materials provided.  Special prizes for the most original hat and crazy hat.  Refreshments provided.

Aging Lesbians in South Seattle (ALISS) Lunch Gatherings
1st Thursdays
Costs: $3.00 Suggested donation for Community Dining Lunch
Location: Social Hall
Facilitator: Fai Coffin
A support and social and political group that meets the 1st Thursdays of every month.  We gather for lunch at the Center at 11:30 am and our meeting is at 12:30 pm.  We also have other social events.

Aging Lesbians in South Seattle (ALISS) Evening Gatherings
2nd and 4th Tuesdays
Location: Social Hall
Facilitator: Fai Coffin
Aging Lesbians in South Seattle.  This is a gathering primarily for lesbians but all are welcome to attend.


Fire Presentation Safety

11:00 - 12:00 pm
March 23, 2017
Facilitator: William Mace
Register at the Front Desk.
Bill Mace will show you ways to prevent fire in your home or residence.  This is a can't miss event!

Computers & Technology

Assistance With Computers, Laptops, Social Media, Smart Phones, Tablets, Using The Internet

1:00 - 2:00 pm
Computer Lab Instructor: John Mistur
SESSC volunteer John Mistur can help you with any questions or problems you might have with these items. He can also help you create various documents and establish a free email account. We encourage you to take advantage of his expertise.

Computer Classes for the Novice
1:00 - 2:30 pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Location: Computer Lab
Members: $3, Non-members: $6 
Instructor: Octavius Rostick
Register at the Front Desk or call (206) 722-0317. Maximum class size: 6.
Have you ever wanted to learn to use a computer so that you could communicate with your grandchildren and great-grandchildren but think it would be too difficult to learn? Then this is the class for you. Instructor Octavius Rostick will teach you how to tame your fear of computers. You will learn the basic operations of the computer, learn how to surf the internet, create a free email account and if time permits, learn to use Facebook and other forms of social media.

Seattle Parks and Recreation and SESSC Joint Programs

To register and make payment for joint programs:
1) Call Parks staff at (206) 684-7484.
2) Go online, register at your local Parks community center, or call the Business Service Center at (206) 684-5177.
Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express are accepted.
Make checks payable to ‘City of Seattle.’ These activities are not always held at the SESSC. Please be sure to refer to each activity to determine locations, times, and dates.

Sound Steps Walking Program
Want to meet friends and maintain your health and independence? Join a FREE Sound Steps weekly walking group for adults age 50+, offered throughout the city. We have groups for all levels of walkers. For more information, contact Mari Becker in the Lifelong Recreation
office at (206) 684-4664.  Let Mari know before you start with a group so she can alert the walk leader.

Southcenter Mall Walk- Free!
Contact: Mari Becker
Be fit and shop too! Reserve transportation from SESSC by calling (206) 684-4664 by the Wednesday before.

Seward Park Sound Steps - Free!
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Contact: Mari Becker
Walk the 2.5 mile loop while enjoying Puget Sound views.

Sound Steps Hikes on Mondays - Free!
Contact: Mari Becker
Enjoy the great outdoors! Beginners welcome—you can walk as far as feels comfortable. To register for the hikes below, call Mari at (206) 684-4664. Bring a lunch; dessert is provided.


Classic Movies from Scarecrow Video
12:30  - 3:00 pm
2nd Fridays

Location: Multi-purpose Room

Movie Monitor: Patricia Stonehocker

On the second Friday of the month, Scarecrow Video will present a classic movie for your viewing enjoyment.

Film Friday Movies
12:30 - 3:00 pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Movie Monitor: Patricia Stonehocker
Facilitator: Rhias Hall
Enjoy a wide variety of movies ranging from the classics like “Casablanca” and “The Wizard of Oz” to modern favorites like “The Lord of the Rings”. On the second Friday of the month, Scarecrow Video will present a classic movie for your viewing enjoyment.