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Programs and Services for Seniors



Everyone aged 50 years and older is invited to join the 5-O and on the go! Association. For an annual fee of $5.00 (renewable each January), members receive a monthly newsletter of activities.

Register at any center listed or make a check, payable to the City of Torrance, and mail to:

5-O and on the go!
1318 Cravens Avenue
Torrance, CA 90501

(Please include name, address, phone number and emergency contact person and a self-addressed stamped envelope.)


Activities for Seniors

5-O and on the go! Newsletter -    May/June    July/August     September/ October

Bartlett Café - Lunch Program Guidelines         August Menu        September Menu      

                                                                         September 29 - October 3 Menu      October Menu

Free Movies at Bartlett Center -   August Movies       September Movies

Lapidary Workshop - Mondays and Thursdays                                 Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale

Shuffleboard - Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday                  SENIORS DON'T  BE SCAMMED Internet Safety for the Holidays

Ceramics Workshop - Thursdays                                                    Free Flu Shots Clinic                                   

Seniors Discussion Group - Fridays                                                     Showtime, Then and Now                                                    

South Bay Strummers Ukulele Group  - Saturday

Tillim Senior Center - Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday    Gentle Fitness

Walteria Senior Center - Monday & Thursday

Sea Aire Golf Club - Fridays




Community Services

Focal Point Resource Services  310.320.1300
The Torrance Focal Point is a highly visible program where anyone in the community can obtain information and access to aging services. It is an accessible place to turn to for referral to vital information and services.

Click here for the 2014 - 2015 Senior Services Direcory

Torrance Community Transit
The Senior Ride Program has been merged with the Dial-A-Lift Program and is now called Torrance Community Transit.


Senior Citizens Centers

Bartlett Senior Citizens Center 1318 Cravens Avenue, 310.320.5918
Bartlett Center is open daily and provides a full range of programs and services. Activities include special interest classes, weekday hot lunches for a nominal fee, exercise and dance classes, card playing, shuffleboard, pool shooting, lapidary shop, singing groups, and more!  Call for appointments for free legal advice. Information on social services including Medicare, Medi-Cal, SSI, transportation, and other needs is also available. Call 310.320.5918 for further information.

Herma Tillim Senior Citizens Center 3614 W. Artesia Boulevard, 310.329.1889
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday  9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Recreation Center Senior Citizens Program 3341 Torrance Boulevard, 310.618.6396
Friday ONLY 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Walteria Park Senior Citizens Program 3855 W. 242nd Street, 310.378.3862
Monday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm


Torrance Travelers Excursions

New Tours for Autumn 2014


 New Tours for Summer 2014     

Pompeii and Space Shuttle                                  Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest

 Click here to see happy Torrance Travelers in action at Wonder Valley Ranch!