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Recreation Round-Up
Oakdale Flag

Visit the City Web-page at or Like us on Facebook at - City of Oakdale Recreation and Gladys L. Lemmons Senior Community Center for more information regarding senior and recreation activities in Oakdale, and facility and park rentals.


For additional information on all programs and events contact the Recreation Office at (209) 845-3591. 280 North Third Avenue.


The City of Oakdale is currently looking to fill one open position on the Parks & Recreation Commission. Please contact the City Clerk at (209) 845-3571 for more information.



Community Programs

Royce Memorial Plunge is open. Open swim weekends only from noon to 5:00 p.m. through September 3rd.


Saturday, August 19th – Movies Under the Stars – Dusk. “Finding Dory” – presented by Center for Human Services. Cottles Woods Park Ventanas Avenue and East J Street.


Sunday, August 27th – Line Dancing Fun Sunday 1:00 p.m. Kick up your heels and join other dancers for a day of line dancing and fun. Admission $7.00; bring comfortable shoes and a snack. Gladys Lemmons Senior Center 450 East A Street.


Tuesday Evenings – Oakdale Community Band Rehearsals – 6:30 p.m. Pick up your instrument, dust it off and get ready to play! There are no auditions for this band, come on down to the Senior Center Tuesday nights to rehearse. Fee $10 per year. Gladys Lemmons Senior Center 450 East A Street.


Thursday Evenings – Line Dancing. Intro to Line Dancing/Beginners - 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Line Dancing for intermediate dancers 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. These classes are continuous programs that can be joined anytime with the purchase of a punch card. $30.00 for a 6 class punch card. All classes are at the Gladys Lemmons Senior Community Center, 450 East A Street.



Gladys L. Lemmons Senior Community Center

450 East A Street

(209) 845-3566

For Adults 55+

Open Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


The Senior Center Newsletter is available on the City Web-page at or at the Senior Center for information on classes, exercise programs, activities, lunch program, events and services.


Tuesday, August 15, 2017 – Age Well, Drive Smart. California Highway Patrol’s Senior Driving Course – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. This 2-hour course includes instruction on driving safety, basic road courtesy and other information on improving driving performance. You will also receive updates on changes to rules of the road and vehicle equipment. For more information or to RSVP, contact the Berryhill District Office at (209) 848-8001. Seating is limited. Please RSVP by August 9th.


Wednesday, August 16, 2017 – Flu Shots – 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Bring Medicare Part B insurance card. Gladys Lemmons Senior Center 450 East A Street.


Monday Afternoons – Alzheimer/Dementia Educational and Support Group 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Gladys Lemmons Senior Center 450 East A Street.



Senior Center Trips

Fliers and registration forms for all trips are available at the Senior Center or on the City web site. Contact Linda Royalty for additional information – 845-3567



Thursday, September 21st – Day trip to Apple Hill – Cost $70, register at the Oakdale Senior Center.