The Friendship Centers is a happening place.

Friendship Centers Events to Remember

Our events are some of the most popular in the area. Our signature event “Friendship Around the World,” is a festive celebration that is looked forward to by the community for months in advance, and is our major fundraiser. We host several other events throughout the year, some are focused on lifelong learning for older adults, some events are just for fun and some events honor those in the community who have helped the Friendship Centers achieve its mission: to promote health, dignity and quality of life throughout the journey of aging. Please check out our many upcoming events and plan to attend!

Color Outside the Lines

Color Outside the Lines

A Collaborative Program with The Ringling The Ringling Museum is pleased to announce Outside the Lines, a new monthly collaboration with the Senior Friendship Centers of Sarasota. Beginning January 2020, Ringling museum educators will bring an open-ended art making...

Home Sharing: Is It Right For You?

Home Sharing: Is It Right For You?

Home share is a simple concept: it brings together people with space in their homes and working individuals who are happy to chat in return for affordable, sociable accommodation. Together, home providers and homesharers share a home life, time, skills and experience....

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