Instructional Activities

Connect with others. Share in riveting discussions. Learn a new skill. Join others in your favorite hobby. Understand legal concerns.

The Fridley Senior Center helps you enjoy life to the fullest. Join us daily, weekly or every once in awhile. Our friendly faces will help you find groups, classes and programs important to you.


Mondays     9:00 a.m. Learn this beautiful art form in an on-going class. Class will meet once per week. Carving tools are available on a loan basis to get you started.

Defensive Driving Courses

We offer both an 8-Hour Full Course and a 4-Hour Refresher Course (for those who have previously completed the full version). Save money on your car insurance and become a better driver. MN law requires insurance companies to offer a 10% discount for those completing the National Safety Council Defensive Driving Class. No driving or testing required. To continue the discount, a refresher course is required every 3 years.
Please Note: Your driver's license number will be required when registering.  

Please inquire at the Senior Program Office about future dates.

Great Decisions

3rd Wednesday    9:30 a.m., Fee is $5
The mission of the Great Decisions Program is to engage citizens in learning about the world.  Great Decisions features impartial, thought-provoking analyses on eight issues of concern to U.S. policymakers today and represent our foreign policy challenges of tomorrow.

See Senior Newsletter for Dates and Details on These and Other Events