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Senior Activities in Lewes, Delaware
Picture miles of stunning beaches. Imagine an afternoon stroll or bike ride down picturesque nature trails. Consider expanding your mind with a day in a museum or taking a class at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. In Lewes, these are not only possibilities, but part of the daily lifestyle seniors enjoy.
As a resident of The Moorings at Lewes, you become part of the fabric of the Lewes community, experiencing all the community events and enriching senior activities the area has to offer.
Lewes Community Life
Lewes is located where the Atlantic Ocean and the Delaware Bay meet at Cape Henlopen. Considered a walking town, you’ll find unique shops, fine dining, museums and the historic district all situated within a half-square mile. The area boasts a variety of amenities, with the proximity to the beaches being the biggest draw to residents of The Moorings — and their families, who make it a point to visit often!
Some of the best local attractions for seniors in Lewes include:
Cape Henlopen State Park: Located just four miles from The Moorings, residents receive the Senior Lifetime Pass, allowing them to visit all 14 Delaware State Park properties that charge a vehicle entrance fee. Hike, bike or spend a day at the shore basking in the sun’s rays.
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute: Never stop learning. The mission of the Osher Lifelong Learning program is to provide intellectual, cultural and art-of-learning experiences in a supportive social environment for mature adults. Some of The Moorings’s residents currently teach at Osher!
Proximity to Delaware beaches: Lewes is within close proximity to several dune-backed beaches including Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island.
The “Culinary Coast”: Southern Delaware may be best known for its miles of beaches, but it’s also considered the Culinary Coast, featuring a wide array of fine dining establishments, breweries and wineries.
Nearby medical facilities: Beebe Healthcare Center is conveniently located just five minutes away from The Moorings.