Sammons Community Center

Situated next to Lake Jim Thornton and renovated in 2017, the Sammons Community Center is a welcome retreat for Temple adults and seniors. With daily opportunities to socialize, exercise, and learn, Sammons hosts programs that are fun for all ages! This facility also offers paid classes, such as art, computer, cooking and dance lessons. Adjacent to Sammons Indoor Pool and Sammons Golf Course, the opportunities for fun never end! Yearly memberships are available for $5 for Temple residents and $8 for non-Temple residents. See you soon! 

What's New?

Each Friday at 11:00am - Bingo and Brunch.  Join us for Bingo and Brunch.  Free with membership. 

50+ Singles Group - We will meet the Second Saturday of each month for an outing.  January 8th, meet at Suzy Q's Coffee Shop in Temple at 11:00am.  No reservations needed, just come! 

Daytrip to Austin - Cruise around Austin with a local tour guide on a Mercedes Bus - van takes off and returns to Sammons Center -  January 22nd.  Space is limited.  This trip is almost full! 

Stability Ball Aerobics - Beginning January  4th on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.

Private Piano Lessons - Individualized 45 minute lessons with Elena Marine, Instructor.  Most lessons will be  on a Baby Grand Piano!

Beginner Belly Dancing! - Hips don't lie! This 6 session class begins January 11th and is  for ages 16 and up. $90 for all 6 lessons.  Tuesday evenings from 7-8pm

FULL Chop, Drop, and Roll - Filipino Cooking Class  - January 15 - call if you are interested, we may form a second class! 

 January 2022 activity SCC

Virtual programmingJoin us by Zoom for Sweatin' With the Oldies each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:30-11:30am.
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Annual Memberships 
Please scan your card at check in. 

  • Temple Residents: $5
  • Non-Residents: $8
Amenities and Free Programs
  • Sweatin' with the Oldies Exercise Class
  • Billiards
  • Fitness Room
  • Cards and Games Lounge
  • Library Nook
  • Daytrips
  • Trail Walking Program
  • Crochet Group
  • Quilting Group
  • Ping Pong
  • MahJong
  • Bridge
  • Puzzles
  • Brown Bag Bingo
  • Line Dance Practice
  • Rusty Dusters Dance Group 
Monthly Paid Classes
  • Senior Yoga
  • Stick Fit Drumming
  • Fitness For Life
  • Painting and Drawing 
  • Country Western Dances with live bands
  • Daytrips
  • Private Piano Lessons
  • Stability Ball Aerobics
  • Occasional Cooking Classes evenings and weekends


Please arrive by 4:30pm if you would like to book a rental. Please call for current rental prices. 
Jack Morris Ballroom Wilson Art Room
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Lakeview Room (currently unavailable for rentals) Multipurpose Room 
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