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White Oak Senior Center
White Oak Senior Center
Where Active Adults Experience aMeaningful, Enriching, & Inspiring Environment!

1700 April Lane, Silver Spring 20904
FAX 240-777-6941

White Oak Senior Center is located within the White Oak Community Center in Silver Spring near Route 29. We are a Leadership in Energy and Environmental (LEED) certified facility and eco friendly center, with a variety of 55+ Active Adult programs. We invite you to get involved by assisting us in designing programs to meet your needs. What an exciting opportunity for you!

White Oak Senior Center’s mission is to provide quality, engaging and inspiring programming for 55+ adults in the local community. Our programs are specifically designed for our members to continue to achieve and maintain total wellness to enrich their lives. Not only will we be serving our older adults but we will create a environment where they will serve our younger community as well. We will strive to utilize the skills and life experiences of the wise to create new opportunities for our youth through our intergenerational program. We will all benefit by sharing our gifts.


A variety of balanced programs and activities. We are a full service facility serving 55+ Active Adults 5 days a week. Our 55+ Active Adult programs are a wonderful opportunity for you to gather for educational, exercise and entertainment experiences. Along with dance, and social activities, we offer a variety of special programs and events. As a part of your experience, we will offer you an opportunity to share your purpose and ambitions. Our mission is to design our programs with you in mind. At the end of the year, we will revisit your yearly goals and see how you have progressed. This process will allow us to help you live according to your design. Living by design will allow us to bring purposeful programming to you throughout the year.

We offer classes that are both drop-in or that you must pre-register for. Most of our classes are free of charge and we welcome any suggestions and feedback as we move forward in planning for the future to meet your needs. If you have any suggestions for programs, you are welcome to give us a call at 240-777-6944 or fill out our 55+ Active Adult program suggestion form located at our front desk.


We provide a nutritious lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 12:00pm. Reservations may be made in person or by calling two days in advance. The full cost of the meal is $5.92. For persons aged 60 or older and spouses of any age, a voluntary contribution is requested. Guests under 60 must pay the full cost. To reserve a space, please call 240-777-6944.


Designed to help 55+ active adults have access to our quality exercise and weight rooms Monday–Friday from 9am to 3:00pm for an annual fee of $50.00.

Center Information
2017 Holidays Closing Information

Hours of Operation:
Monday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Saturday CLOSED


Registration for classes may be done either in person or online through ActiveMONTGOMERY.

Monthly Programs Calendar

County Senior Center Shuttles

Montgomery County Recreation provides a combination of curb-to-curb and fixed route transportation, Monday-Friday, to five senior centers. County residents 55 and over are eligible for this program if they are within the service area for one of the centers. If you are interested please call your local senior center or the Community Facilities & Programs Team at 240-777-4980 for more information. Senior Centers in this program include: Damascus, Holiday Park, Schweinhaut, Long Branch and White Oak.

For those using public transportation Montgomery County offers online trip planning tools; Google Maps, Google mobile and Metro's Trip Planner, designed to make it easy to plan your trip while at home, work or on the go.

Accessible parking spaces for individuals with disabilities are avaliable and posted in the facility's parking lot. In addition, accessible entrances to the building are located and posted near the accessible parking spaces.

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