Park Avenue Community Center (PACC)
Home of Escondido Senior Center

210 Park Avenue
Escondido, CA 92025
Phone: 760-839-4688

The Park Avenue Community Center is CLOSED until further notice, however the Senior Nutrition Program will remain in place with the following adjustments: 

Senior Nutrition has transitioned to delivery and pick-up of meals.  At this time, we are accepting participants 60 and over to be added to a waitlist. To be added to the waitlist, call 760-839-4803. Leave your name, phone number and address.

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The Park Avenue Community Center offers:

  • A large auditorium for weekly dances, Bingo, exercise, and meetings.
  • Joslyn Lounge - Morning coffee and conversation
  • Tournament-quality shuffleboard courts.
  • A library complete with soft/hard cover books, reference section, daily newspapers, and a large print type viewer.
  • A billiards room with six well maintained pool tables.
  • Thrift shop manned by all senior volunteers.
  • The Park Avenue Café dining room where delicious lunches are served daily.
  • Daily van service for the Nutrition Program.
  • Volunteer opportunities for those who would like to assist with the front information desk, Park Avenue Café serving, coffee service, and library needs.
  • Resource office
  • A drop site for Meals-on-Wheels, Greater San Diego, Inc. for volunteers to pick up hot meals to deliver to homebound frail, elderly seniors.
  • Distribution site for the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank Senior Food Program on the 4th Monday of each month from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. Age and income verification are required for participation. 

Executive & Management Staff

Deputy Director of Community Services
Robert Rhoades

Supervisor III
Jilaine Hernandez

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