Who we are

Southside Senior Center caters to all seniors (50 and older) in the San Jose area. We provide a multitude of activities resulting in something for everyone. For example, we have card games, dancing, drama, ceramics, computer classes and computer availability, sewing, a variety of exercise classes, ping pong, horseshoes, etc., etc. Some activities have a fee while most are free or almost free.


Membership in Southside Senior Center is optional but encouraged as a financial help for the center. Membership is only $10.00 per calendar year. Membership forms are available in the administration building. Benefits for becoming a member include discounts on special activities and free access to our extensive video library which contains over one thousand titles, mainly on VHS tapes. The library also contains a variety of audio tapes. Those choosing to not become a member are requested to become a participant by filling out a participant form to provide emergency contact information.