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The Senior Enrichment Center at Renaissance on 9th

The Senior Enrichment Center is the premier place for the fun and 50+ crowd to gather and participate in recreational, cultural and educational programs. Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

There are activities for every taste at the Senior Enrichment Center at Renaissance on 9th. Check out the events listed below, and call 941-749-0100 or stop by for more details.

For the May Newsletter, click here. For the May Calendar, click here.

Become a Member of our Senior Enrichment Center! Members get discounted pricing on special events, services, fitness center use, and classes. Memberships can be purchased on a monthly or yearly basis. Call 941-749-0100 for more information. Click here for the brochure in PDF format.

Renaissance on 9th is now entirely smoke-free. Please refrain from smoking on the property.

The Senior Enrichment Center has a partnership with the Senior Advantage Program of Manatee Memorial Hospital. The relationship provides great benefits for both groups’ members! You have the opportunity to enjoy more health seminars, screenings and news relevant to you, along with fun social activities and special events. Listed activities will take place at either Manatee Memorial Hospital or at Renaissance on 9th. Call the Senior Advantage information line at Manatee Memorial Hospital (941-745-7548) or ask for details at Renaissance on 9th (941-749-0100).


Coming Up - Members & Guests Welcome!


Only $8 per person

A fun, informative club for the life-long learner in all ages

  • Enjoy a delicious meal
  • Meet new friends
  • Participate in discussions led by a featured guest speaker each week
  • Explore different topics – travel, entertainment, Medicare, healthy living finances, and more!

Join us on Mondays at Renaissance on 9th from 11 am to 12:30 pm
1816 9th St W, Bradenton FL 34205
To register, contact Sheila at 941-747-4655 or

The Lunch Club also meets on Tuesdays from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Lakewood Ranch Town Hall.

Great Books Discussion Groups

Movie and a Meal

Check out the calendar for details!

Pancake Breakfast

Don’t miss our monthly Pancake Feast, the last Friday of every month, 8am - 10am! Public is welcome, so bring friends and family! Cost is $4 for SEC Members and $5 for Non-Members.

WELCOME SILVER SNEAKERS! We now accept Silver Sneakers members and offer Silver Sneakers Classic on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 am, Silver Sneakers Yoga on Mondays at 11 am and Silver Sneakers Cardio on Wednesdays at 1 pm. Free for Silver Sneakers, $5 for SEC members, and $7 for guests. Call for information about becoming a Silver Sneakers member.


LIVE MUSIC AND DANCING - Mondays from 1-3 pm.

Join us for live music and dancing every Monday from 1-3 pm in the Turner Ballroom featuring the Just Friends Band. FREE and open to the public.



Knitting & Crochet - Every Friday at 11 am. Members: FREE; Non-Members: $2 per class.

Scrap Booking & Card Making - Every Thursday at 1 pm. Members: $5 Non-Members: $7

CARDS & GAMES - Members: FREE, Non-Members: $2 unless otherwise noted

Do you like to play Euchre? Call 941-749-0100 and let us know, we are looking for players!

Cribbage – Wednesdays at 10 am

Bridge – Wednesdays at 12:30 pm

Mah Jong – Thursdays at 1 pm

Pinochle- Fridays at 1 pm.

Billiards - Tables are available during operating hours. Members FREE; non-members: $2.

AAA DRIVER SAFETY CLASS: Reduce your insurance rates! See monthly newsletter for details. To register, call Debbie Sheppard at AAA, 941-798-2221 x2263.


Italian Study Group with David Montgomery- Classes meet each Wednesday at 10:15am. This class is geared towards beginners and focuses on the frequently used conversational language, travel, culture and history of Italy. Please bring a pen and paper. Members: FREE; Non-Members: $2 per class. Call 941-749-0100 to register.


BALLROOM DANCE CLASS - Beginning or Intermediate

Enjoy learning the basic steps to popular ballroom dances: Waltz, Swing, Rumba, Salsa and more.
Ballroom Dance I (Beginners) Tuesdays, 10:45-11:45am
Ballroom Dance II
(Intermediate) Thursdays, 10:45-11:45am

$5.50 per class for Members, $7.50 per class for Non-Members

LINE DANCING CLASS - Have a wonderful time while groovin' to a little country music.

Mondays, 9am-noon

Tuesdays, 5:30-7pm
Members: Free, Non-members: $5 per class or $15 per month.


Silver Sneakers Classic, Tuesdays & Thursdays at 10:30am
Silver Sneakers: FREE, Members: $5, Non-Members: $7

Silver Sneakers Yoga, Mondays at 11:00am
Silver Sneakers: FREE, Members: $5, Non-Members: $7

Silver Sneakers Cardio, Wednesdays at 1:00pm
Silver Sneakers: FREE, Members: $5, Non-Members: $7

WALKING WORKS: Get fit with friends and walk Renaissance on 9th. Tuesdays & Fridays at 9 am, FREE.

Fitness Center, Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. *Orientation required before first time using the fitness center. See front desk for available times.

Silver Sneakers Classic, Tuesdays & Thursdays at 10:30am
Silver Sneakers: FREE, Members: $5, Non-Members: $7

Silver Sneakers Yoga, Mondays at 11:00am
Silver Sneakers: FREE, Members: $5, Non-Members: $7


Tai Chi for Balance, 1pm and 1:45pm. Members: FREE, Non-Members: $5

Evening Tai Chi classes on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 5:30 pm. $25 per month.

Registration required: 941-749-0100.

GET FIT! We have great pricing at our fitness center: Members monthly pay-as-you-go is now only $10, and nonmembers pay only $15. To use our well-equipped fitness center, you must complete a one-time orientation for $50 and provide a doctor’s signature indicating that you are physically able. Questions? Call 941-749-0100.



Sweetheart Dinner and Dance - What Fun!

Check out more pictures on our Facebook page.

For more information please contact us at:

Renaissance on 9th, 1816 9th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205

Located just south of Manatee Ave West, across from McKechnie Field

PHONE: 941-749-0100, FAX: 941-749-0110

When you enjoy the goods or services at Renaissance on 9th, you support the programs of

Meals on Wheels PLUS and The Food Bank of Manatee.