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Southshore Center Events and Activities

Classes and Programs

Register for all classes by calling the community center, 952.474.7635.

55+ Fitness Class

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 8:15 am
$6 per session (discount packages available)
Exercise classes for the active Baby Boomers! You can improve your aerobic power, lower body endurance, strength, flexibility and balance. It's a fitness class that feels like a party!

Senior Tai Chi

This program is canceled due to lack of interest. If you are interested in getting Tai Chi started at Southshore Center, please contact the director at 952.960.7902.


Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m.
$10 drop in/$49 for 7 sessions

Zumba is back! Get fit while moving to some great tunes! This Latin-dance inspired exercise program is a fun way to get fit. Grab your friends and get in great shape!

Art and Garden for Everyone

Register for classes online!

Weekly Quilt Group

Every Monday and Wednesday from 9 am-Noon
Call Linda, 952.475.1430, for more information , or just stop by to lend a hand and learn a thing or two!


Every Tuesday, 1 pm, No registration necessary
Bring beads for group beading if you have experience! Come and learn and use our beads if you have little or no beading experience! This social beading experience is fun and there is plenty of room to spread out and design. For more information contact Linda at 952.475.1430.

Knitting & Crocheting

Tuesdays starting September 6, 10:30 am
All abilities and levels welcome. No sign up needed. FREE!

Southshore Woodcarvers

Tuesdays, 9:30 am
Join this social group as they carver their creations! Call SSC at 952.474.7635 for more information.



55+ Activities

You do not have to be a member of Southshore Senior Partners or a resident of Shorewood to participate in activities.

Happy Feet

Third Mondays by appointment
Enjoy a foot massage & foot care with ‘Happy Feet’! Happy Feet is featured at the Southshore Community Center the third Monday of each month. Call 763-560-5136 for an appointment.

Senior Tai Chi

Mondays at 10 am, $60 for 6-week session
Instructor Ron Erdman-Luntz has been teaching seniors Tai Chi for over 35 years. Studies show that Tai Chi enhances the quality of life for seniors by improving balance, gracing us greater ease of movement and range of motion, and reducing stress. Give it a try!

Weekly Classes

Game Day
Mondays, 1 pm

Bring your friends or come on your own and play your favorite card or baord games. WE will put the coffee on! You bring your deck of cards and your friends. Poker, 500, Mexican Train, cribbage . . . all welcome! No charge.

Dance Fitness
Mon - Wed - Fri
8:15 - 9:15am; $4 per class

Tuesdays, 9:30am

Card Makers
Tuesdays, 9am

Tuesdays, 1 pm

Tuesdays, 10:30 am

Mondays & Wednesdays, 9 am-noon


Mahjong - Wednesdays, 1 pm

Bridge - Thursdays, 1 pm

Bingo - Fridays, 12:30 pm

Senior Partners Memberships

Those 55 and over may support community programming and the community center with a membership to Southshore Senior Partners. Membership options: $25 for single $40 for dual. Any age may offer support with advanced giving levels: $50 supporting level; $100 sustaining member. Members get a newsletter, reduced price lunches, discounts on some classes and trips. For information, contact the center at 952.474.7635

See more programs under Fitness/Dance, Art and Gardne and 55+ tabs!

Game Day

Mondays, 1 pm
Join us each Monday for an afternoon just for games. Bring your friends or come on your own and play your favorite card and board games. We will put the coffee on, you bring your deck of cards or games and let's play! Poker, 500, Mexican Train, cribbage--any game is fair game! No charge and no registration required. Just stop in!

Ted Talks

How Manipulative Tech Companies Capture Your Attention
Thursday, September 21, 11 am

Enjoy a cup of coffee, a group showing, and discussion of the 20-minute TED Talk. No RSVP necessary. All ages welcome.

Health and Wellness

Accupressure Points
Monday, September 11, 1 pm
Free for members/$2 for others
RSVP to 952.474.7635

Dr. Kyra of HealthSource Minnetonka will be on hand to answer any questions after the presentation.

Computer Workshop

Wednesday, September 13, 1-2 pm or 2-3 pm
Members: Free & Non-Members: $2

Bring your laptop, iPad or iPhone. Rebeca Hanrahan will help you get the most out of our devices. Create a binder to help you remember what you learn! Call the Center at 952.474.7635 to sign up. Classes take place each month on the third Wednesday.