When you join the Ed Brown Center for Active Adults, you'll become a member of a vibrant group of people who are interested in staying active, making new friends and enjoying life to the fullest.


Your $65 Annual Membership Fee ($110 for a dual membership – two members in the same household) allows you access to:

  • Social activities, including Play Readers Theater, the Singles Club,
    card games and the knitting group.

  • Weekly Tea Dance every Monday afternoon.

  • An extra (free) card at Friday Bingo

  • Free use of the Computer Lab (between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm).

  • Reduced member prices on selected fee-based services.

  • Free professional service consultations, including HICAP, legal and Hearing Education.

  • Free subscription to the Explorer newsletter – delivered to your home
    (or email inbox) every month.

  • Special programs and events throughout the year, including the monthly Brandeis Discussion Group, lifeMATTERS Symposia and the annual Health & Fitness Fair.

Add a Class Pass ($125 per year per person) and attend any or all of the more than 20 classes we offer each week, Monday through Saturday:

  • Adult Fitness

  • Arthritis & Balance

  • Boot Camp

  • Chair Yoga

  • Gentle Yoga

  • Hatha Yoga

  • Tai Chi

  • Tappercize

  • Watercolor/Drawing

  • Zumba Gold



Please consult with your health care provider about additional steps you may be able to take to protect yourself.


If you want to learn more about COVID-19, click on the following links to YouTube videos featuring Michael Osterholm, public-health scientist and a biosecurity and infectious-disease expert:






Remember that Jewish Family Service is available if you need a ride to your doctor, or to take you to purchase groceries and small appliances to enable you to comfortably “shelter in place.” If you are already enrolled for rides with them, they may be reached at 858.637.7320. If you need to enroll in the rides program, or you would like to arrange for home-delivered meals, please call them at 858.637.3210.


Ed Brown Center is here for good. But we're also here for YOU. Keep an eye on your e-mail and/or the EBC website ( for updated information. Please e-mail if you need any sort of assistance. We will monitor our e-mail daily.


Stay safe. We hope to see you all again soon!

—The Board of Directors

Ed Brown Center for Active Adults