The Branson Community Center offers a variety of ongoing, weekly and monthly activities. Click on the Activities Calendar to see the current month's schedule. See below a brief description of some of our more popular activities.
Entertainment, Speakers, and Games
Stay after lunch to participate in a variety of events to help improve your life, health and happiness. The Senior Center plans special quest speakers once a month on the topics of Health and Nutrition. They also periodically bring in local entertainers to perform during lunch for your entertainment.
Girls Night Out
Arts, Crafts, and Fun Activities
The Branson Community Center offers a wide variety of classes, groups and activities for all ages, including China and Oil painting for the fine artists and Quilting for those who really like to get "hands on" with their projects. Check out the activities calendar for exact dates and times.
The Crochet Club meets Mondays at 10:30 am. The class is free to attend but you are required to bring your own supplies. Check out the Crochet Club flyer for more details.
The Tri Lakes Quilters, under the direction of RoseMary Ford, have done hand quilting for the public since the center opened in 1991. People bring in their quilt tops and the ladies hand stitch them and turn them into family treasures. A nominal fee is charged. Quilters "Have Needle Will Stitch" on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00am to 12:30pm. Bring in your quilt tops for an estimate.
Drop-in to our monthly Ballroom Dance on the fourth Saturday of the month from 7:00-10:00pm at the Branson Community Center.
Southwest Missouri Office of Aging offers a FREE foot clinic. Dates vary and you will need to call 417-335-4801 to make an appointment.
Beginner Mountain Dulcimer Lessons
The Appalachian dulcimer or mountain dulcimer is a fretted string instrument of the zither family, typically with three or four strings. Its origins are in the Appalachian region of the United States. The body extends the length of the fingerboard, and its fretting is generally diatonic. If you would like to learn how to play this instrument or have questions, please call Tom or Bev Arnold at 417-239-0223 for more details. Lessons are the 2nd Monday evening of each month from 6:00pm-7:30pm. Click here for the flyer.