The Becker Area Senior Center is grassroots
The Becker Area Senior Center (BASC) opened in 2013 as the result of a grassroots community effort
We serve Seniors in Becker, Big Lake, Clear Lake, Duelm, Palmer and Santiago
CONVERSATION & SOCIALIZING
Cribbage cards / 500 cards / Euchre cards / Farkle cards & more
About Us / Our Programs
Programs at BASC include informational and educational speakers on topics like safety, health and wellness, history, gardening, finance, and more. We have a variety of musical groups to entertain us, free monthly movies and popcorn and educational tours of area sites.
Activities include monthly luncheons, diverse crafts, whittling, art classes, various games (cards, board games, and jeopardy), outings, and exercise.
BASC members participate in community gardening as well as community service projects such as packing food for, participate in sewing projects for area charities and have various intergenerational activities with Becker students and area Girl Scouts, and hosting the 55 Alive Driving classes.
Where & When We Meet
BASC meets at The Becker Community Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00AM to 2:00PM. Coffee is always on, snacks are available and conversation is encouraged. Please join us!
Volunteer, Donate & Contact Us
BASC receives tremendous community support from area businesses, organizations and individuals.
Donations are always welcome and appreciated.
Volunteers for BASC operation are crucial.
Call (763) 200-4271 for more information.
“It is good to have a place to gather and grow”
“This is a great place. I use a scooter because of my MS and the Senior Center is an easy place to move about in. I like getting out of the house and having fun there”
“I like getting all the old liars together to talk about old times, drink coffee, read the morning paper, and listen to the latest gossip.”
“I enjoy getting to know more people and experience different crafts and activities.”
MEMBERSHIP & RATES
PROGRAMS & EVENTS
PH: (763) 200-4271
11500 Sherburne Ave
Becker, Minnesota 55308
REGULAR BUILDING HOURS
Monday – Friday
5am – 9pm
8am – 8pm
*We are closed Sundays Memorial Day through Labor Day
OPEN SWIM HOURS
*Lifeguard on duty*
*Waterslide is ON*
Monday – Saturday
12:00pm – 7:30pm
LAP SWIM HOURS
*No Lifeguard on duty - MUST be 18+ years old*
Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday
5:00am - 8:30am, 11:30am – 12:00pm, & 7:30pm - 8:45pm
5:00am – 12:00pm, & 7:30pm – 8:45pm
5:00am – 9:30am, 11:30am-12:00pm, & 7:30pm – 8:45pm
8:00am – 12:00pm