WALKING TRAILS
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Take a hike! Literally…with over 15 miles of walking trails winding throughout On Top of the World. Exercise in the great outdoors or simply meander and watch for those Florida birds you learned about in your lifelong learning class, Birding 101.
LIFELONG LEARNING
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Keep learning and carry on. Master the Possibilities is our lifelong learning program that offers over 1,300 classes and presentations a year with topics relevant to today’s active adults. The stand alone lifelong learning center features four classrooms, a computer lab, three art studios and a library/café area. Larger classes are held in adjacent lecture […]
RESIDENT CLUBS
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Resident clubs are numerous and varied, over 200 and counting, offering something for everyone. From traveling and photography to theatrical groups and dancing, activities abound and camaraderie can be found.
DOG PARK
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There are two (2) dog parks at On Top of the World to the delight of man’s best friend. Each park is a fenced area with separate playing areas for small dogs and large dogs. Water is available for the dogs and shaded seating for their owners. The park is open daily from sun up […]
GARDEN CLUB
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The garden club provides a hands-on opportunity for residents to grow their own food and flowers. With two gardens located within the community, residents make the most of the current growing season.
RECREATION CENTER
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Feel great and look your best with a regular exercise routine. The Recreation Center offers residents a fully equipped, state-of-the-art fitness facility, racquetball courts with overlook viewing for enjoying the games, locker rooms with whirlpools, steam rooms, saunas and showers. A comprehensive fitness program provides a variety of classes and activities.
CRAFTS
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The Hobby Building located at the Recreation Center is the hub for hobbies such as woodworking, billiards, cards, ceramics, painting, sewing, crafts and more.
THE WORLD NEWS
“Where the News is Always Good.” The On Top of the World News is a monthly newspaper created for our residents. Articles are written by residents and company representatives. Our editor on staff manages production of the newspaper and a group of resident volunteers assist with proofreading and photography. The newspaper is available online and […]
DAY TRIPS & MORE
Special events, day trips to sports games and museums, mixers and more are scheduled throughout the year for residents to enjoy.
ART GALLERY
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Artful Gifts shop and gallery, an outreach of the Marion Cultural Alliance, is an art gallery located on The Town Square at On Top of the World that features the work of local artists. The art exhibit changes monthly and includes an artist reception where patrons can meet the artists. If you have creative talent, […]
MEETING SPACE
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When planning an event, either educational or just plain fun, you don’t have to leave the community to find the perfect venue. The Arbor Conference Center provides residents with over 10,000 sq. ft. of meeting space for club meetings and activities, luncheons, special events and exhibits. Live Oak Hall and Cypress Hall are multi-function conference […]
ARBOR CLUB INDOOR POOL
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At the Arbor Club, swimmers will enjoy the heated Olympic-sized indoor pool with retractable roof as well as a large outdoor pool with Jacuzzi, sun bathing deck and pavilion.